Privacy Policy

Hot Tub Holiday’s Privacy Policy

We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our website visitors; this policy sets out how we will treat your personal information.

(1) What type of information may be collected?

We may collect, store and use the following kinds of personal data:

(a) information about your computer and about your visits to and use of this website, such as your IP address, geographical location, browser type, referral source, length of visit and number of page views;

(b) information that you provide to us for the purpose of subscribing to our website services, email notifications and/or newsletters

(c) send to you our email notifications, newsletter and other marketing communications relating to this website and/or the business which owns this website which we think may be of interest to you by post or, where you have specifically agreed to this, by email or similar technology (you can inform us at any time if you no longer require marketing communications)

(2) Cookies

We use cookies on this internet website. A cookie is a text file sent by a web server to a web browser, and stored by the browser. The text file is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. This enables the web server to identify and track the web browser.
We may send a cookie which may be stored on by your browser on your computer's hard drive. We may use the information we obtain from the cookie in the administration of this website, to improve the website's usability and for marketing purposes. Our advertisers may also send you cookies.
Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies. (For example, in Internet Explorer you can refuse all cookies by clicking > Tools > Internet Options > Privacy, and selecting > Block all cookies using the sliding selector.) This will, however, have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites.

(3) Using your personal data

Personal data submitted on this website will be used for the purposes specified in this privacy policy or in relevant parts of the website.

(4) Security of your personal information
We will take reasonable technical and organisational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information.
Of course, data transmission over the internet is inherently insecure, and we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the internet.

(5) Policy amendments

We may update this privacy policy from time-to-time by posting a new version on our website. You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are happy with any changes.

(6) Third party websites

The website contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third party websites.

(7) Contact

Should you have any questions or queries about this privacy policy or our treatment of your personal data, or wish to stop receiving marketing communication, please write to us though our contact form.

This privacy policy is based on a template
created and distributed by www.website-law.co.uk.

Hot Tub Holiday’s Cookie Policy

About Cookies And How We Use Them On Hot Tub Holiday
What Are Cookies?

In computing terms a cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s memory – such as a hard drive for instance. You can tell your browser not to accept cookies. However, you should be aware that cookies allow web applications to respond to your specific browser and some web sites may not work correctly if you have cookies disabled. It is estimated that a huge percentage of website on the internet use cookies and you will no doubt have had many cookies saved onto your internet enabled device / computer in the past which will have benefitted you. Cookies are not new and in the main serve an important purpose.

Blocking, Deleting & Managing Cookies

You can easily block or delete cookies from all or some websites by using your browser settings. To learn more about the steps involved in doing so you can read this web page.
Again, just be sure you wish to delete or block cookies as this could alter your experience on the web when using certain websites.

Cookies Which We Use?

Hot Tub Holiday makes use of cookies.
User experience: From time to time we may run certain tests on our site. This could involve showing different content and / or layout to different visitors. For instance we may show visitor 1 ‘page a’ with 2 images on it and a short headline and show visitor 2 ‘page a’ with 3 images on it and no headline. We do this to analyse how our users interact with our websites and helps us to decide on what improvements and amendments are to made. Data collected is anonymised and means you cannot be identified personally. The software used is from a 3rd party. To opt out, visit this URL (http://visualwebsiteoptimizer.com/opt-out.php) and enter follow the on screen instruction.
Analytics: We use an analytics package which sets use cookies to discover how you interact with our website. For instance, which page you visit and for how long. Data collected is anonymised and means you cannot be identified personally. The software used is from a 3rd party.
You can read more information about the cookies set by our analytics package, here.
Commission Tracking: Some accommodation which we list are from holiday providers who are able to remunerate this website should a visitor of our site go on to book accommodation. To do this, they or the network which they are part of, will set a cookie. This helps keep Hot Tub Holiday free to use.
Social Buttons: Third-party social sharing plugins for sites such as Facebook, Twitter and Google+ may use cookies to collect anonymous (browser type, location, page views) usage information.
Links to other websites

Our website does contain links to other websites of which may or may not be of interest to you. However, once you have used these links to 3rd party websites, 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 visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this cookie / privacy statement. To learn more about the cookie and privacy information of 3rd party sites you can read their own cookie / privacy policy.

Policy last updated 31/08/2012.