1. Preamble

The rental of vehicles is subject to conditions which form an integral part of this contract. By signing this contract, the hirer confirms that he/she has read the rental conditions and accepts them unreservedly. DIAMANT LIMOUSINES SARL” is hereinafter referred to as the rental company.

  1. Vehicle availability

The vehicle is made available to the hirer in perfect condition and with a full tank of fuel. When the vehicle is returned, it must be in the same condition as when it left. Any damage must be noted on the contract. The date and place of pick-up and drop-off are specified on the contract.

  1. Driving licenses and age restrictions

The rental of vehicles is subject to the condition that the renter has held a valid driver’s license for at least two years. Young drivers (under the age of 25) are subject to a deductible of CHF 5,000.

  1. Additional driver

The driver must have held a valid driver’s license for at least two years. The same deductible of CHF 5,000 applies to young drivers under 25.

  1. General restrictions

By signing, the tenant acknowledges that he/she is responsible for any damage in the event of :

  • Towing or moving other vehicles.
  • Transporting prohibited or dangerous goods.
  • Driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
  • Taking part in test races, rallies or sporting events.

The vehicle may be used in the following countries: Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom.

Use of the vehicle in all other countries constitutes an essential breach of contract and invalidates all limitations of liability.

  1. Trip cancellation fees (transfer)

Late cancellations will be charged as follows:

  • Cancellation more than 2 hours before departure: no charge.
  • Cancellation less than 2 hours before departure: 100% of the fare.
  1. Vehicle rental cancellation fees

In the event of late cancellation of a vehicle rental, the following charges will apply:

  • Cancellation more than 7 days before departure: no charge.
  • Cancellation between 4 and 6 days before departure: 2 days’ rental.
  • Cancellation less than 3 days before departure: 100% of rental (but maximum 7 days). 

We reserve the right to modify our rates and conditions at any time.

Only the rental contract duly signed by both parties is binding.

  1. Down payment and deposit

When reserving a vehicle, “DIAMANT LIMOUSINES SARL” requires full payment if the reservation is made online. A deposit of CHF 1,000 is also required when signing the rental contract. This deposit is returned if there is no damage to the rented vehicle.

  1. Means of payment

Cash as well as debit and credit cards, bank transfer, Maestro, PostCard, Visa and MasterCard are accepted.

By signing the present terms and conditions, the hirer authorizes “DIAMANT LIMOUSINES SARL” to debit his card for any compensation or damage without prior notice or issue of an invoice.

  1. Third-party liability / Casco insurance
  1. Third-party liability coverage for the vehicle is limited to CHF 100,000,000. In the event of an accident caused by the lessee, the deductible is CHF 1,000.

    If the driver is under 25, the deductible is CHF 3,000.

    In the event of damage to the “DIAMANT LIMOUSINES SARL” vehicle, the comprehensive deductible is CHF 1,000, and if the driver is under 25, the collision deductible is CHF 3,000.

    NOT COVERED: Damage to rims, tires, mirrors, upholstery, gearbox, clutch, rocker panels, etc…

    DIAMANT LIMOUSINES SARL” vehicles are not covered by parking insurance.

    Any damage to the rented vehicle caused by driving which does not comply with current traffic laws, or by negligence, will be charged to the lessee.

    1. 10.Traffic violations

As the vehicle owner, “DIAMANT LIMOUSINES SARL” is required by law to pass on the personal details of the driver or hirer to the authorities if there is a breach of the Highway Code.

  1. 11.VAT

Value-added tax (VAT) is included in the price.

  1. 12.Breakdowns and accidents

In the event of a breakdown, inform the rental company immediately.

In the event of an accident, notify the police and have them attend the scene to draw up a report.

  1. 13.Car rental with driver

For your travels in Switzerland or Europe, we have professional drivers at your disposal.

A daily rate will be calculated according to your needs, for a duration of 8 hours per day.

Overtime and night shifts are subject to a 50% surcharge.

  1. 14.Legal form

The present contract is subject to Swiss law. In the event of a dispute concerning the interpretation and/or execution of the present rental contract, an amicable agreement must be reached between the parties. Failing agreement, the parties agree that the place of jurisdiction shall be the company’s head office in Geneva and that Swiss law shall apply.