Walton Thorns Farm Holiday Cottages


Our Privacy Policy


Our privacy policy is transparent for you, the users of our website and services to identify and understand any information gathering on our website, or through services undertaken with us.

Cookies


As with the majority of websites our site uses cookies to track activity and how you use the site, allowing us to make improvements for a better experience for visitors to our site.

On this site we use analytics cookies as we use software such as Google Analytics and Bing Webmaster, together with our statistics counter which monitors visited pages, entry page, search terms and links used to exit our site. Google Adwords also provides statistics when used. We also provide links and like/follow buttons to our social media and blog presences which remember if you have already followed or liked a page.

If you are not in agreement with information being stored in cookies for the above purposes please do not use our site.

Newsletter


When you subscribe to our newsletter we do not pass on your email address, contact details or other personal or financial information to any third parties, with the exception of your name and email address which are entered into our mailshot distribution database held with Mail Chimp on their secure server. Mail Chimp's privacy policy can be viewed here http://mailchimp.com/legal/privacy/. You can unsubscribe at any time contacting us, by using the link provided in our newsletter or by emailing us directly with UNSUBSCRIBE in the subject heading to unsubscribe@waltonthorns.co.uk.

Collection Of Personal Information


Our privacy policy covers collection and storing of personally identifiable information when using our website and using our services.

We do not pass on your email address, contact details or other personal or financial information to any third parties with the exception of your name and email address which are entered into our mailshot distribution database held on Mail Chimp's secure server (Mail Chimp's privacy policy can be viewed here http://mailchimp.com/legal/privacy/), as we occasionally send out postal or electronic mailshots and newsletters regarding our services to guests who have made bookings. However, if you do not wish to receive these please let us know at the time of booking. You can unsubscribe at any time, contacting us by using the link provided in our electronic communication or by emailing us directly with UNSUBSCRIBE in the subject heading to unsubscribe@waltonthorns.co.uk.

Any guest comments made on comment cards may be used on our website or within promotional material to highlight thoughts of our guests on our accommodation. Please advise if you do not wish your comments to be used in this manner.

Security


Card details provided during the online booking process are accessed using Guestlink's PCI DSS accredited system. Card details provided for bookings over the telephone are entered directly into the payment terminal for processing.

Links to Third Party Sites


Our website contains several links to third party web sites over which we have no control. Such links are provided to assist guests regarding video tours, local attractions and events, accommodation providers and social media links. We are not responsible for their content, privacy practices or other such other sites. Whilst we attempt to ensure that all links are working correctly we cannot be held responsible for any losses incurred whilst using third party sites. Please exercise caution when leaving our site and read each subsequent site's privacy policy.

Privacy Policy Updates


Occasionally we will update this policy and as such the last update was carried out on 21st November 2016.

If you have any issues regarding our policy, please contact us directly and we will do our best to address your concerns or comments.