Terms and Conditions
Reservations: Thank you for choosing the Mullett Lake Cottages for your vacation rental. To confirm your reservation, a deposit of 20% of the total Booking Charge is required. The total Booking Charge includes rent and all applicable fees.
Forms of Payment: Mullett Lake Cottages accepts payment by check, Venmo, and Cash App. To confirm a reservation, a 20% deposit must be received and final payment must be received by May 1. If your arrival is less than 45 days from the date you reserve, the total rental price is due immediately and payment must be received within 48 hours of making your reservation.
Cancellation Policy/Refunds: All reservations are unconfirmed until Mullett Lake Cottages receives a deposit. To cancel a reservation, Notice of Cancellation must be received in writing prior to the check-in date. Refunds may be issued if another reservation for that time is found.
There are no refunds for poor snow conditions, severe weather, late arrivals, early departures, poor travel conditions, road closures, allergies, health or medical issues, utility or water outages, mandatory evacuation, construction at neighboring properties, war, terrorism, acts of God or other reasons beyond Mullett Lake Cottages's control.
Check-In: Check-in time is 3:00 pm. Keys and addresses will only be provided if you are paid in full.
Check-Out: Check-out time is 10:00 am.
Pets: Pets are welcome to stay at any cottage as long as they are house trained.
Smoking: All our rental properties are non-smoking properties.
Cleaning: Cleaning: Guest(s) acknowledge that the property is in good order and repair, unless otherwise indicated within two hours of check-in. The Booking Charge includes the inspection and cleaning of the rental upon departure. It is required that the property be left in the same condition you received it by following the departure instructions provided at check-in. Guest(s) will be charged for any extra cleaning, damages (including stains), and/or loss of inventory.
Number of Guests: If, at any time, the number of people (children and adults) exceeds the maximum occupancy, you are in breach of this Agreement. Your entire group may be evicted immediately and all payments and security deposits will be forfeited.
Parties/Rules & Regulations: The property being rented is in a residential neighborhood with year-round residents living nearby. Parties, excessive noise, rowdy behavior, loud music or other nuisances will not be tolerated. Any complaints from neighbors about the aforementioned may result in immediate eviction without refund. Violation of any rules and regulations will be deemed a material breach of this rental agreement and may result in immediate eviction without refund.
Maintenance: Mullett Lake Cottages will conscientiously try to address maintenance issues as they occur. If an issue occurs that cannot be fixed in a reasonable amount of time, and it significantly affects the Guest(s) stay, please contact us.
Snow Removal: You are responsible for shoveling necessary walkways during your stay. Snow removal of the driveway is provided for each property; however, Mullett Lake Cottages does not control the snow removal operators. When plow trucks are outside, please move vehicles from the driveway to facilitate snow removal. If cars are left unattended in the driveway, the operator may skip the home, rather than risk damage to the property. Snow shovels are provided with each property.
Trash Removal:The date of pick-up will be provided at check-in.
Heat: For your comfort, please feel free to set the thermostat at a cozy temperature while in the home. When you leave, please set the thermostat back to its original temperature to conserve energy.
Allergies: Please let Mullett Lake Cottages know at the time of booking if there are any concerns regarding allergies.
Telephones/Internet: Properties are not equipped with a telephone. Mullett Lake Cottages is not responsible for the operation or maintenance of DSL or other high-speed Internet services and service is not guaranteed.
Linens and Towels: Rental properties include blankets for each bed. Bed linens and towels are not included. Please bring these from home.
Household Supplies: Kitchens are well equipped for meal preparation and serving. There are sufficient dishes, glasses, mugs, tableware and serving dishes for the maximum occupancy.
Upon Leaving: Check that all doors and windows are closed and locked. Keys must be returned; Failure to return keys to our office will result in a $40 charge.
PERSONAL INJURY/LIABILITY/INDEMNIFICATION: The owner and Mullett Lake Cottages shall not be liable for any damage or injury occurring on or about the Premises to Guest, Guest's family members, Guest's invitees, except in the case of owner or Mullett Lake Cottages's failure to perform, or negligent performance of, a duty imposed by law. You as Guest, on behalf of yourself, members of your party, and all the successors, assigns and heirs, hereby agrees to protect, defend, indemnify and hold harmless the Property Owner and Mullett Lake Cottages, its employees, owners and other agents or representatives thereof, from and against any and all losses, costs, expense, damage, or liability (including reasonable attorneys' fees) arising out of any accident or other occurrence on the Premises or any part thereof, or in any common area, causing injury to any person or property whomsoever or whatsoever, no matter how caused, except in the case of the Owner or Mullett Lake Cottages's failure to perform or negligent performance of a duty imposed by law. The Owner or Mullett Lake Cottages is not responsible for damage to Guest's personal property resulting from fire, storm, rain, flood, power outage, appliance failure, theft, vandalism, leaking fixtures, acts of God, etc. Mullett Lake Cottages shall not be liable for negligence or unlawful acts of the owner.
Assumption of Risk: Mullett Lake Cottages is acting as a property management agent solely for the Property Owner and your rental agreement is a binding contract between you and the Property Owner. By signing the rental agreement and/or credit card form, you warrant that you are legally capable and authorized to make charges to this account. The laws of the State of Michigan shall govern this contract. Any legal action shall take place in the County in which the Property is located.
Acknowledgement: The undersigned has read and agrees with the terms and conditions of the entire Agreement and accepts all liability for any damage beyond normal wear and tear during the reservation with Mullett Lake Cottages. I further understand that I am liable for any missing items, excess cleaning, holding over, or any fines that I incur during my occupancy, and those fees/fines will be billed to my credit card.
Last Updated: November 27, 2022