CHAPTER 1 - CLAUSES AND LEGAL SYSTEM 4
on matters touching on infringements of the body, health, life, and liberty, excluding any Acts of
God after one year in case they were not aware of them.
The fifth clause deals with rights and obligations of the tour operator. Ment-Tour travels
have the right to inform its guest of the services offered at the hotel and their respective cost. It
should also notify the hotel in case of reservation booking and the number of such visitors within
15 days before they check in at the hotel. Similarly, the tour operator should make all payments as
demanded by the hotel and provided for under this contract. Ment-Tour travels should also educate
the visitors about Qatari laws and culture so that they do not find themselves on the wrong side of
the law. On the other hand, Ment-Tour Travels should not take responsibility for incidental charges
incurred by any guest and these will appear on the guests' invoice.
The sixth clause of the agreement covers rights and obligations of the hotel. The section
provides that the hotel should attempt to convince the tourist operator customers to become its
clients. The hotel also does not have right to increase the cost of services offered or change such
services within the contract period. By signing the contract, the hotel expresses interest in
providing services for the entire period unless the tourist operator engages in activities that cause
the hotel to be in breach of its obligations and responsibilities. The tour operator should stick to
the provisions of this contract and should not demand any extra rooms.
The seventh clause state that the hotel allows Ment-Tour travels to cancel any group
bookings for free provided they do so 48 hours before the check-in time. However, any
cancellation done after this time shall attract the first nights full boarding fee.
The eighth clause states that Ment-Tour travels should take responsibility for its guests by
accompanying them and providing relevant answers to their queries. Therefore, the tourist operator
remains liable for any damage that may occur to the guests because they failed to offer relevant