TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Registration: Registration requests to attend any of our cooking classes and culinary tours and customised cooking courses can be made through the website form or by sending an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or by contacting us. In submitting our online registration form, attendees are agreeing to accept all of the terms & conditions. A confirmation email will be sent with payment details once a booking has been made via the booking form made available on the website.
Payment policy: Full payment to attend a scheduled Rita’s Gourmet cooking class or culinary tour is required to be made prior to the date of the class/tour.
In the case of events and customised cooking classes and culinary tours, full payment is due no later than 14 days prior to the tailored made class/tour/event, unless otherwise stipulated in writing by Rita’s Gourmet Goa Cooking School. A deposit of 25% is required 30 days prior to class/tour/event.
All electronic payments can be made by bank transfer through the link of payment sent by us through e-mail.
When your booking is complete you receive a confirmation email. This is your booking confirmation. Should there be any problem with your payment we will email you promptly.
Cancellation and Transfer Policy for Rita’s Gourmet Goa:
Rita’s Gourmet Goa reserves the right to cancel or reschedule a class for reasons concerning Rita’s Gourmet Goa. If a class has been cancelled due to low attendance, sickness or any other matter regarding Rita’s Gourmet Goa, all guests will be notified within 48 hours of the class commencement date, and the option to reschedule to another date, or full refunds provided.
In the event a guest needs to cancel a booked class/tour, cancellation more than 5 days prior to the date of the class, the option to reschedule to another class is available (subject to availability within that class) or full refund. Cancellation of a class 5-3 days prior to the scheduled class, a 50% fee shall apply or the option to reschedule. A cancellation of a class within 48 hours of the scheduled class, the full amount of the class will be forfeited and no option to reschedule will be available.
A minimum of 2 participants is required to run a scheduled class/tour. In the event that minimum numbers are not reached, Rita’s Gourmet Goa reserves the right to reschedule the class/tour or refund in full. In the event that the class is rescheduled, participants will be notified as soon as possible (up to 7 days prior) and no later than 48 hours before the class/tour.
Cancellation of a tailored class/tour greater than 2 weeks by the client, the deposit is refunded or possibility to reschedule to another date. Cancellation within 2 weeks of scheduled event will incur a 25% fee.
Attending a class/tour
To ensure that our class runs smoothly, kindly arrive no earlier than 15 minutes before your class as we will be preparing for your class until this time.
If you cannot make it for any reason, please let us know as soon as you can. We spend time preparing for each class and purchasing fresh food to ensure we provide you with the best possible ingredients and experience for yourself and fellow participants.
Our address: Rita’s Gourmet Goa, 256, Behind Material Organisation, Jairamnagar,
Dabolim – Goa – 403801
Parking: Sufficient place outside the Rita’s Gourmet Goa is available for parking.
What to bring: We supply all your ingredients, aprons & recipes. If you wish to take some of the food home please bring appropriate containers or the same will be supplied on payment of nominal charges.
General Terms and conditions when attending Rita’s Gourmet Goa:
RIGHT TO REFUSE: Rita’s Gourmet Goa holds the right to refuse a guest to attend a class if the instructor feels they are intoxicated or may cause harm to themselves or anyone else attending the scheduled class.
RELEASE OF LIABILITY: When participating in a Rita’s Gourmet Goa class/tour/event, where by the guest/participant will be around or using sharp and potentially dangerous tools suitable to a kitchen environment, the guest/participant releases, indemnifies and excludes Rita Shinde, Rita’s Gourmet Goa and its employees from any and all liability of any kind for any damage or injury incurred while attending or visiting Rita’s Gourmet Goa. The guest/participant understands these terms and conditions and accepts the inherent risks of a kitchen environment when they make a full payment for a scheduled class/tour/event.
START TIME: Classes run by guest/participant will start on time. We advise students to arrive 10 minutes early to minimise the chance of missing any of their lesson time.
DAMAGE/LOSS OF PERSONAL PROPERTY: Rita’s Gourmet Goa will take all necessary care, but accepts no responsibility for the damage to or loss of merchandise left in the venue prior to, during or after a class/event/function. Rita’s Gourmet Goa is not responsible for the loss or damage of personal items in any form.
DAMAGE/LOSS OF RITA’S GOURMET GOA PROPERTY: The student or function organiser may be held financially responsible for any damage to or loss of Rita’s Gourmet Goa property during the class/event/function. The cost of repairing any damage to walls, doors or other parts of the property as a result of inappropriate conduct will be charged to the person or hiring company involved.
CIRCUMSTANCES BEYOND THE CONTROL OF RITA’S GOURMET GOA : Should Rita’s Gourmet Goa be unable to provide for your class or function due to circumstances beyond the control of Rita’s Gourmet Goa is not responsible for any costs, damages or expenses that you may suffer or incur.
WEBSITE: This website is owned and operated by Rita’s Gourmet Goa. The use of this website is subject to our terms and conditions.