Terms and Conditions

Welcome to our tourism directory.

Terms Used In This Document

We/The Directory: refers to our tourism directories including but not limited to: The Abel Tasman.

Lister: refers to those having a listing on this directory.

User: those using this directory.

Booker: those booking with a listing on this directory.

By listing on this site or accessing this site, you agree to be bound by this agreement and the relevant terms and conditions below. If you do not accept these terms and conditions you must not use this website and must stop using the service. These terms and conditions may be amended in whole or in part by The Directory at any time at our discretion and will be effective immediately. Users are responsible for ensuring they are familiar with our current terms and condition and your usage of this site implies your agreement to be bound by these.

The Directory provides this website as a method for Listers to advertise their services. The site does not take any part in the actual booking process or provision of the accommodation/services offered. We do not act as agent for either party. Listings facilitate by BookIt are covered by the BookIt terms and conditions. All transactions are deemed to be carried out at your own risk. We will not be liable for any damages or loss caused by the use of any information on this site.

You must be legally able to form a legally binding agreement to use this site.

Communication and acceptance of offers between parties are conducted entirely at your own risk. The Directory accepts no responsibility or liability for any misconduct between parties. Further, we give no undertaking, representations or warranties in relation to acceptance of offers on this website.

Listing On The Directory

Owners/authorised agents can list their accommodations or activates. You agree to sign up with a valid email address and password, which will also enable you to modify your listing. You agree to provide and keep current honest, complete, accurate details, descriptions and/or photos of your accommodation/activity/service. You must not register under multiple identities, post any material which you do not hold the copyright for or which may be offensive, or list incorrect photos/descriptions of your property/activity/listing.

By registering as a Lister you accept that you are responsible for any actions taken through your login details. It is your responsibility to keep your login details safe at all times. A listing cannot be transferred to another person, property or activity.

The Directory reserves the right to alter or delete listing information we consider incorrect, misleading or unsuitable for the site. Listing is at our discretion, we reserve the right to decline, modify or remove a listing without entering into further discussions with you.

If listed on the website through BookIt then BookIt terms and conditions also apply (BookIt Terms and Conditions).

You are responsible for setting your own terms and conditions and cancellation policies to cover people responding to your listing.


The Directory charge a listing fee to Listers - this is for a year or part thereof and is non refundable or, if listing as part of the BookIt network fees are covered by the BookIt agreement.

Using This Site To Find Accommodation, Activities or Other Options Listed

You agree to provide complete, accurate and current personal information when contacting a listing on this site or making a booking.

Pricing is to be quoted in New Zealand dollars including GST.

When you make a booking and it is confirmed you have entered into a binding contract with the listing provider, not The Directory. You are bound by the Terms and Conditions of the listing property, activity or listing entity.

All transactions carried out by you are conducted entirely at your own risk. The Directory make no warranties as to the accuracy of any information on the website or that the accommodation/activity/listing is fit for purpose, up to your expected standards (including safety), or suitable for your specific needs. We take no responsibility or liability for misrepresentation of properties and/or fraudulent behaviour. A listing on this site (or any connected from a listing) is not an endorsement of that listing by The Directory.

The Directory is not responsible or liable for any unavailability of accommodation , products or services that has been indicated on the website as available.

You agree not to involve, or attempt to involve, The Directory in any dispute or in the resolution of disputes that may arise between you and a listing owner/representative as a result of using this website.

You must not use the website to make false or fraudulent bookings.

Exclusion and Limitation of Liability

In no event shall The Directory be liable for any damage including but not limited to: negligence, special, direct or indirect, punitive, incidental, general, exemplary or consequential damages, or any damages whatsoever resulting from loss of use, business, data or profits, litigation and the like resulting in connection with this web site's services, acts or omissions between parties, or the use/inability to use the services on this web site, whether based on breach of contract, tort (including negligence), product liability, equity, breach of statutory duty or otherwise suffered by you or anyone else arising from the direct or indirect use of this website or the listings or from the use of, or inability to use, any accommodation, product or service booked or purchased using the website or its listings.

In any event, if, notwithstanding these terms and conditions, the directory is held liable then our total liability to you and those claiming through you under any and all causes of action, whether in contract, tort or otherwise, shall not exceed the amount paid by you, if any, for using the Website.

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless the directories covered under this agreement against all actions, claims, costs (including legal costs and expenses) losses, proceedings, damages or liabilities incurred relating to (a) your violation of this agreement, and (b) your posting of material to this site or making a booking through this site.

If any provision of these terms and conditions becomes or is held to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal for any reason, and in any respect, that provision shall be severed from the remaining terms and conditions, which shall continue in full force and effect.

Governing Law

These terms and conditions are governed by New Zealand law. You agree to the jurisdiction of the New Zealand courts.


This website is protected by the laws of copyright and may not be harvested or used in any way contradicting that law.

Communication and Your Privacy

We reserve the right to communicate with your regarding your listing and collect and hold your information for the purposes of this. We will not sell or forward your personal information to any third party for any other reasons except those deemed necessary by the laws of New Zealand.

No Waiver

Failure to insist upon enforcement of any right available to us under these terms and conditions, does not constitute a waiver of those rights.

Force Majeure:

We have no liability for any lack of performance, unavailability or failure of the web site, where such failure arises from any cause reasonably beyond our control nor may we be held responsible for any failure to comply with these terms and conditions.

The Abel Tasman
RD2 Upper Moutere, Nelson
New Zealand
Email: info@theabeltasmanblablabla.co.nz

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