At West Country Accommodation, we are committed to protecting the privacy of all visitors to our website/s, and have the following policy in place with regards to the treatment of your personal information.
What information do we collect?
We may collect, store and use the following kinds of personal information:
Information about your computer and about your visits to, and use of, this website. Information relating to any transactions carried out between you and us on, or in relation to, our website/s. Information that you provide to us for the purpose of registering or enquiring with us, such as name, and contact information. If you are a landlord, information about your property may also be collected. Any other information that you choose to send to us.
What we do with the information we gather?
Any information gathered is used for the purposes of understanding your needs, and to enable us to provide you with a better service, as such it may be used for the following purposes:
Internal record keeping. Improving our products and services. Keeping you informed of our new products, special offers or other information. Market research purposes, in order to improve our service to you. Security. We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure, and the appropriate measures are in place to safeguard and secure the information that we collect.
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps to analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
We use traffic log cookies to identify the pages that are being used. This helps us to analyse data about web page traffic and to improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Overall, cookies help us to provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor the pages you find useful and those you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies; you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer, but this may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst browsing there. The visiting of such sites is not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
Controlling your personal information
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information at any time by writing to our office address: “West Country Accommodation, Ground Floor, 21 Hutton Hill, Hutton, WSM, North Somerset, BS24 9TU” or emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You may also opt-out of our database at any time by following the same process.