Drugs and Alcohol Policy
1.1 hogarths operate a zero tolerance policy towards alcohol and substance abuse
1.2 It is against the law (Licencing Act 2003) for anyone under 18 to consume alcohol on a licensed premises, anyone found purchasing alcohol for a guest under 18 years of age will have the alcohol confiscated from them and will be asked to leave immediately. The incident will be reported to the police and the individuals involved can be fined up to £5,000 each by local authorities.
1.3 No food or beverages of any kind is permitted to be brought into or consumed within Hotel premises from outside. Only food and beverage purchased directly from the hotel can be consumed on the premises.
1.4 Anyone found using or under the influence of illegal drugs or substances classified under the Misuse of Drugs Act (1971) will be reported to the police and asked to leave the premises. Any evidence or suspicion of drug use on our premises will also be reported immediately to the police.
1.5 hogarths Hotel is a completely non-smoking environment, including all bedrooms and public areas. The main designated smoking area is outside the main reception entrance under the small wooden pagoda, smoking is also permitted on the Williams Suite patio at the manager’s discretion. The use of electronic cigarettes is prohibited in the same way as smoking.
Evidence of guests smoking in bedrooms will result in a charge of £150.00, payable on departure