Cookie policy

This site uses cookies – small text files that are placed on your machine to help the site provide a better user experience.
In general, cookies are used to retain user preferences, store information, and provide anonymized tracking data to third party applications (like Google Analytics).

About cookies

As a rule, cookies will make your browsing experience better. However, you may prefer to disable cookies on this site (and on others).

How to remove cookies?

1.  ANDROID

The steps to clear your cache, cookies, and history may differ depending on the model of your Android device and your preferred browser, but you should be able to clear your cache and data from your application management settings menu:

– Go to Settings and choose Apps or Application Manager.
– Swipe to the All tab.
– In the list of installed apps, find and tap your web browser. Tap Clear Data and then Clear Cache.
– Exit/quit all browser windows and re-open the browser.

2. CHROME ON ANDROID

– Tap Chrome menu > Settings.
– Tap (Advanced) Privacy.
– From the “Time Range” drop-down menu, select All Time.
– Check Cookies and Site data and Cached Images and Files.
– Tap Clear data.
– Exit/quit all browser windows and re-open the browser.

3. SAFARI ON IOS

– Open your Settings app.
– Tap Safari.
– Tap Clear History and Website Data and confirm.
– Exit/quit all browser windows and re-open the browser.

4. CHROME ON IOS

– Tap Chrome menu > Settings.
– Tap Privacy.
– Tap Clear Browsing Data.
– Choose the data type you want to clear.
– Tap Clear Browsing Data.
– Exit/quit all browser windows and re-open the browser.

DESKTOP BROWSERS

1.  CHROME

– In the browser bar, enter:
chrome://settings/clearBrowserData
– At the top of the “Clear browsing data” window, click Advanced.
– Select all options
– From the “Time range” drop-down menu, you can choose the period of time for which you want to clear cached information.
– To clear your entire cache, select All time.
– Click CLEAR DATA.
– Exit/quit all browser windows and re-open the browser.

2. FIREFOX

– From the History menu, select Clear Recent History.
If the menu bar is hidden, press Alt to make it visible.
– From the Time range to clear: drop-down menu, select the desired range; to clear your entire cache, select Everything.
– Next to “Details”, click the down arrow to choose which elements of the history to clear; to clear your entire cache, select all items.
– Click Clear Now.
– Exit/quit all browser windows and re-open the browser.

3. MICROSOFT EDGE

In the top right, click the Hub icon
Click the History icon, and then select Clear all history.
Select Browsing history, then Cookies and saved website data, and then Cached data and files. Click Clear.
After the “All Clear!” message appears, exit/quit all browser windows and re-open the browser.

Using some other browser?

Learn how to remove them all by copying his link into your browser:
https://www.digitaltrends.com/computing/how-to-delete-cookies/

Are there Alternatives to deleting cookies?

If you need to clear your cache, cookies, and history for troubleshooting purposes, but aren’t yet prepared to lose the content listed above, you may wish to consider using a private browsing window in your preferred browser as a temporary solution:

Is this site GDPR compliant?

This site is built on WordPress platform.

The latest version of WordPress, was released not long after EU GDPR privacy laws came into place, and it includes several enhancements built into the source code for making WordPress sites GDPR compliant. These include:

  • Positive Opt-Ins for Commenting
  • Privacy Policy Templates
  • Data Management Features
  • Plugins Add More Options

What you need to know about WordPress plugins (services provided by third party):

This site uses third-party plugins that have to collect your data in order to provide their services.

a) Contact form 7

In order to receive your messages, we have to collect your data (contact information).
The personal information we receive will not be stored, sold or given to any other company or a person.

What is contact form 7 privacy policy?
At their official page, you can find the following statement: “We design Contact Form 7 carefully to allow you to make contact forms compliant with the current data protection standards, including GDPR.”

b) Newsletter by Mail Poet
In case you decide to subscribe to our newsletter we will assume you want to receive promotional emails from us.
In case you want to unsubscribe just send “Unsubscribe me from your mailing list” to our email address:

 info@beachhotelcroatia.com

What is contact Mail Poet privacy policy?
Beach hotel Croatia is using Mail Poet plugin for newsletter services. In case you want to know more about Mail Poet GDRP policy, follow this link: Mail Poet privacy notice

As you will learn, Mail poet claims not to collect or store any data.

We (Beach hotel Croatia) will not sell your info to a 3rd party or send you anything but news about our offer.

c) Booking engine by Megabooker (Exclusive partner for eZee solutions in Croatia)

In order to provide you with a booking service, we have to collect your data and share it with our booking service provider (eZee). This data will not be used in any other purposes but to:

  • Enable booking process
  • Enable payment
  • Provide you a service of your choice
  • Statistical analysis

What is Megabooker privacy policy?

In case you would like to see Megabooker GDPR policy please copy this link into your browser:
https://megabooker.hr/izjava-o-privatnosti-gdpr/


Megabooker solutions are PCI DSS compliant. Which means that our products are already keeping your guests’ data secure from any potential theft or misuse.

What is eZee privacy policy?

Read more about how eZee handles your data by copying this link into your browser:
https://www.ezeefrontdesk.com/privacy.php

d) Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”).  Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however, please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

e) Polylang

In order to provide a multilingual site, we are using Polylang plugin.
To detect the right language to serve our visitors we need to detect information about your preferred language.

This is how Poly lang uses your information

Polylang uses a cookie to remember the language selected by the user when he comes back to visit again the website. This cookie is also used to get the language information when not available in another way. Examples are ajax requests or the login page.

According to section 3.6 of the  Opinion 04/2012 on Cookie Consent Exemption, this cookie is part of the user interface customization and may be considered as requested by the user. Whether it requires the explicit consent of the user seems to depend on the expiration time or the information provided on your website. Moreover, European countries have all their own law and do not apply the European directive the same way. Please check if this cookie requires an explicit user consent in your own country.

Here are the information about the cookie used by Polylang:

  • Default name: ‘pll_language’, can be changed by setting the constant PLL_COOKIE
  • Value: the language code of the last browsed page
  • Default expiration time: 1 year, can be changed with the filter ‘pll_cookie_expiration’

f) Yoast SEO

Our site uses Yoast SEO plugin. To use all of its functionalities and optimize our site for search engines we need to collect some data.

This is Yoast SEO GDPR policy:

At Yoast, we have always aimed to store as little personal details as possible. Our plugin itself stores no personal data, only website data. The personal data we might have from you is the data you have provided. In this manner, no DPA or Data Processing Agreement is needed. You can review our DPA Article on how we handle compliance.

To read more about how Yoast SEO treats your personal data copy this link into your browser:

Yoast and your privacy (GDPR)

 

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Now let’s get tehnical!

Cookies scan report for scan date: 12/02/2019
Domain name: beachhotelcroatia.com
Server location: United States
Cookies, in total: 9

Category: Necessary (3)
Necessary cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure
areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.

COOKIE NAME PROVIDER TYPE EXPIRY
__sharethis_cookie_test__ beachhotelcroatia.com HTTP Session
First found URL: h ttps://beachhotelcroatia.com/en /
Cookie purpose description: This cookie determines whether the browser accepts cookies.
Initiator: Script tag, page source line  Number 90
Source: https://platform-api.sharethis.com/js/sharethis.js#produ ct=gaproperty=58b833791360990012d48195
Data is sent to: Germany (adequate)

AWSALB live.ipms247.com HTTP 6 days
First found URL: https://beach h otelcroatia.com/en /
Cookie purpose description: Registers which server-cluster is serving the visitor. This is used in context with load balancing, in order to
optimize user experience.
Initiator: Script tag
Source: https://live.ipms247.com/themes/reservation /css/bookingbtn/resui_bookingbox.css
Data is sent to: United States (adequate)

PHPSESSID live.ipms247.com HTTP Session
First found URL: https://beach h otelcroatia.com/en /
Cookie purpose description: Preserves user session state across page requests.
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 358-418
Source: h ttps://live.ipms247.com/bookin g/service.ph p
Data is sent to: United States (adequate)

Category: Statistic (4)
Statistic cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting
information anonymously.

COOKIE NAME PROVIDER TYPE EXPIRY

_ga beachhotelcroatia.com HTTP 2 years
First found URL: https://beachhotelcroatia.com/en /
Cookie purpose description: Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
Initiator: Script tag
Source: https://beachhotelcroatia.com/en /
Data is sent to: United States (adequate)

_gat beachhotelcroatia.com HTTP 1 day
First found URL: https://beachhotelcroatia.com/en /
Cookie purpose description: Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate
Initiator: Script tag
Source: https://beachhotelcroatia.com/en /
Cookie scan report – 1/2
Data is sent to: United States (adequate)

_gid beachhotelcroatia.com HTTP 1 day
First found URL: https://beachhotelcroatia.com/en /
Cookie purpose description: Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website.
Initiator: Script tag
Source: https://beachhotelcroatia.com/en /
Data is sent to: United States (adequate)

pll_language beachhotelcroatia.com HTTP 1 year
First found URL: https://beachhotelcroatia.com/en /
Cookie purpose description: This cookie is used to determine the preferred language of the visitor and sets the language accordingly
on the website, if possible.
Initiator: Webserver
Source: beachhotelcroatia.com
Data is sent to: United States (adequate)

Category: Marketing (2)
Marketing cookies are used to track visitors across websites. The intention is to display ads that are relevant and
engaging for the individual user and thereby more valuable for publishers and third party advertisers.

COOKIE NAME PROVIDER TYPE EXPIRY

__ab12# sharethis.com HTTP 1 year
First found URL: https://beachhotelcroatia.com/en/
Cookie purpose description: Unclassified
Initiator: Script tag, page source line number 90
Source: https://platform-api.sharethis.com/js/shareth is.js#produ ct=gaproperty=58b833791360990012d48195
Data is sent to: United States (adequate)

rc::c google.com HTML Session
First found URL: https://beachhotelcroatia.com/en /
Cookie purpose description: Unclassified
Initiator: Script tag, page source lin e number 824
Source: https://www .google.com/recaptcha/api.js?ver=4.9.3
Data is sent to: United States (adequate)

Sources:
https://www.digitaltrends.com/computing/how-to-delete-cookies/
https://ec.europa.eu/newsroom/article29/news-overview.cfm

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