Effective: March 17, 2017
TripBeat Premium Membership Rules
These TripBeat Premium Membership Rules (these “Rules”) supplement and do not replace the Terms and Conditions of the TripBeat Membership (the “Terms and Conditions”). Capitalized terms used and not defined in these Rules shall have the meanings set forth in the Terms and Conditions.
1.1 TripBeat (“TripBeat”) members may upgrade his/her standard TripBeat membership (the “TripBeat Standard Membership”) to the Premium membership tier (the “TripBeat Premium Membership”) by paying the applicable TripBeat Premium Membership tier fees. The term “Premium Member” means a TripBeat member who has purchased a TripBeat Premium Membership.
1.2 The TripBeat Premium Membership program is for the personal use of Premium Members and cannot be assigned, transferred, or otherwise disposed of without the prior written consent of TripBeat. The Premium Member may not use the program for commercial purposes, or monetary or other consideration, including without limitation, auction, barter, rental, raffle or sale of a guest certificate, etc. TripBeat reserves the right to limit the number of transactions by a Premium Member.
1.3. Certain TripBeat Premium Membership benefits are only available online.
1.4 TripBeat may at any time, in its sole discretion, discontinue, remove or change any benefits provided as a part of the TripBeat Premium Membership program.
1.5 TripBeat may amend these Rules from time to time in its sole discretion without advance notice to Premium Members.
1.6 TripBeat, may, but shall not be required to, offer additional benefits as part of the TripBeat Premium Membership program. Such benefits may include, but are not limited to, advance access to acquired inventory, rebates and/or discounts on other products and services. Any additional fees which may be required, and the availability, type, and quantity of such benefits shall be determined by TripBeat in its sole discretion and may change from time to time without advance notice to the Premium Member. Benefits may be subject to additional terms and conditions and other restrictions may apply. TripBeat may discontinue offering or administering any such TripBeat Premium Membership benefits therein at any time in its sole discretion.
1.7 The TripBeat Premium Membership program and certain benefits of the TripBeat Premium Membership program are only available in certain countries, including those benefits provided by third parties. If a TripBeat member purchases a TripBeat Premium Membership in a particular country, and resides or thereafter moves to another country where a different version of the TripBeat Premium Membership is available, the TripBeat Premium Membership benefits available to such Premium Member will be only those available in the latter country. If an TripBeat member purchases an TripBeat Premium Membership, and resides or thereafter moves to another country where the TripBeat Premium Membership is not available, such Premium Member may cancel the TripBeat Premium Membership and, upon cancellation, the Premium Member will be eligible to receive a pro-rata refund of the amount paid for the TripBeat Premium Membership; in such event, the TripBeat Standard Membership (as applicable) will remain unchanged.
2. Acceptance of TripBeat Premium Membership
2.1 The TripBeat Premium Membership shall commence upon TripBeat’s receipt and acceptance of an enrollment application and the applicable Premium Member fee. TripBeat reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to refuse any enrollment application and membership fee.
2.2 TripBeat reserves the right to verify, or require proof of all information provided in order to obtain the TripBeat Premium Membership and any fraudulent or wrongful information provided in order to obtain such membership, which has a material, negative effect on TripBeat’s decision whether or not to accept the application for the TripBeat Premium Membership, could result in the suspension or cancellation of such membership.
2.3 If TripBeat accepts the enrollment application, the TripBeat Premium Membership shall commence upon payment of the applicable TripBeat Premium Membership tier fees via credit card.
3. TripBeat Premium Membership Fees
3.1 TripBeat Premium Membership fees must be paid in advance via credit card. TripBeat Premium Membership fees must be paid by the date on which his/her TripBeat Premium membership commences (in accordance with Section 2 above) and continuing each yearly anniversary date thereafter.
4. Cancellation or Termination of the TripBeat Premium Membership
4.1 A Premium Member may cancel his/her TripBeat Premium Membership at any time. In such event, the TripBeat Standard Membership shall remain unchanged. TripBeat may cancel or terminate an individual’s membership in the TripBeat Premium Membership program at any time in its sole discretion.
4.2 In the event of termination or cancellation of the TripBeat Premium Membership by either the Premium Member or TripBeat:
4.3 Notwithstanding anything to the contrary, a Premium Member shall not be permitted to cancel his/her Premium Membership while a reservation is pending on his/her account (“Active Reservation”) until the start date of the subject reservation has passed or expired, unless:
5.1. Discounts and Access to Inventory
5.1.1 Preferred Weekly Stays: Premium Members are eligible to receive a thirty percent (30%) discount off prices for the same stays available at EndlessVacationRentals.com on the purchase of select Preferred Weekly Stays resort inventory.
5.1.2 Weekly Getaways: Premium Members are eligible to purchase select Weekly Getaways inventory for a fixed price of $349.00 per week.
5.1.3 Short Stays: Premium Members are eligible to receive a thirty percent (30%) discount off prices for the same stays available at EndlessVacationRentals.com on the purchase of select Short Stays inventory. Short Stays are for less than a 7-night stay and are typically available for a three (3) or four (4) night stay
5.1.4 Last Minute Vacations: Premium Members are eligible to receive access to select Last Minute Vacations inventory starting at twenty-one (21) days or less from the check-in date. The Last Minute Vacations inventory starts at $309.00 per week for a hotel/studio/1 bedroom and $329.00 per week for a 2+ bedroom.
5.1.5 Resort inventory is limited. Destinations and travel times are subject to availability and confirmed on a first come, first serve basis. Resort inventory offers include only accommodations and specifically excludes travel costs and other expenses that may be incurred. Taxes, additional fees and charges may apply. All-inclusive resorts may charge a mandatory all-inclusive fee. Other restrictions may apply. Resort inventory offers are void where prohibited by law.
5.1.6 In order for a Premium Member to receive any such discounts, special pricing, and/or access to inventory, the applicable TripBeat Premium Membership must be current and paid in full on the start date of the subject reservation.
5.1.7 TripBeat may, at any time, in its sole discretion, change pricing, availability, and any applicable discount amount, as well as discontinue access to any applicable inventory.
5.2. Priority Access
5.2.1 Premium Members are eligible to receive access to select vacation inventory, before such inventory is made available to the Standard Membership tier, including but not limited to twenty-four (24) hours early access to sale inventory, from time to time in TripBeat’s sole discretion.
5.2.2 Standard fees and terms and conditions apply to all inventory made available via Priority Access.
5.2.3 In order for a Premium Member to receive Priority Access, the applicable Premium Membership must be current and paid in full at the time Priority Access is made available.
5.2.4 Priority Access inventory is limited. Destinations and travel times are subject to availability and confirmed on a first come, first serve basis. Priority Access inventory offers include only accommodations and specifically excludes travel costs and other expenses that may be incurred. Taxes, additional fees and charges may apply. All-inclusive resorts may charge a mandatory all-inclusive fee. Other restrictions may apply. Priority Access inventory offers are void where prohibited by law.
6.0 Premium Membership Benefits Provided by Third Parties
6.1 Certain benefits products, and services offered through the TripBeat Premium Membership program may be provided by third parties, some of which may be initially or only available in the United States. TripBeat does not make any representations regarding any of the products or services provided by third parties and TripBeat does not warrant the suitability or security of such products or services or the providers of such products or services. Information about such products or services is based on information obtained from the applicable providers. It is the Premium Member’s responsibility to investigate the safety and suitability of any activity, and the credentials and fitness of any guide, vendor or service provider, and the Premium Member participates at his/her own risk. TripBeat is not responsible for, and shall have no liability for any inaccurate, incomplete or misleading information regarding products or services that are not provided directly by TripBeat.
6.2 Additional terms, conditions and restrictions which may apply to any activity, service, or product, are determined solely by the vendor, guide, or service provider, and are subject to change at the sole discretion of the service provider, guide or vendor. TripBeat does not warrant the availability, value or safety of third party activities, products or services.