PRIVACY POLICY

This is the Privacy Policy of Ancro Limited ("we" or "us"), this website, the Croatian Villa Holidays brand and all brochures produced in relation to it that are owned and/or produced by us. We are responsible for the collection and proper management of any personal information you submit. We will keep your personal details secure and use the information you provide consistently with applicable privacy and data protection laws and the terms of this Privacy Policy.


Ancro Limited understands the importance of your privacy and we are committed to safeguarding your personal information. In providing our service to you, we must collect personal information from you and this policy outlines how we treat your personal data.


What information will we collect?

If you choose to make an enquiry or booking through us we will collect details that you provide in relation to that enquiry or booking. Information held may include your name, contact details, payment details, information about people travelling with you, information about your booking and any additional information we may need to help meet your specific travel requirements. In addition, we may need to collect your passport or national identity card details, date of birth and nationality for the purposes of payment and registration of tourist tax ("Sojourn tax") with the Croatian authorities.


You are responsible for ensuring that other members of your party are aware of the content of this Policy and consent to your acting on their behalf in all your dealings with us.


Some of the information we collect may be considered sensitive personal data under the Data Protection Act 1998. We collect it to cater to your needs or act in your interest, and we are only prepared to accept sensitive personal data from you on the condition that we have your positive consent. We will seek this consent when necessary.


How will we collect this information?

We will only collect personal information from you by specifically asking for it:

  • When you enquire or purchase a product or service from us
  • When you subscribe to our newsletters or complete a survey

What will we do with the information?

We will use your name, address and payment details to complete your purchase with us. We will also use your details to manage your arrangements, send you notifications and communicate with you generally.


For the purpose of providing you with our services, we may have to disclose some of your information to the providers of the services making up your arrangements (who could be located outside the UK/EEA). We may also have to disclose some information to third parties in relation to customer services, credit or debit card processing, or other services.


We may need to disclose your information where required by law, where such a request is made by a legal authority.


We may need to disclose our customer list including any personal information relating to you to a third party who acquires, or considers acquiring, all or substantially all of our company or our website, including the assets, goodwill and intellectual property of our company.


We may also disclose information to organisations who act as "data processors" on our behalf, or to other organisations that perform business functions on our behalf, some of whom are outside the UK/EEA. These functions include administration, providing services (and contacting you where necessary), customer care, business management and operation, re-organisation/structuring/sale of our business (or our group companies), risk assessment, security and crime prevention/detection, research and analysis, marketing, monitoring, measuring and assessing customer purchasing preferences and trends, dispute resolution, credit checking and debt collection.


We may from time to time contact you with information about special offers, brochures, new products and forthcoming events. If you do not wish to receive such information, you may ask us in writing not to receive it or unsubscribe from our mailing list.


We have taken all reasonable steps to have appropriate security measures in place to protect your information. Outside the European Economic Area, controls on data protection may not be as wide as the legal requirements in this country. The transmission of information via the internet is never completely secure. We exclude our liability for personal data lost in transmission to the website.


What can I do?

If you do not agree to our use of the information as set out above, you should inform us as soon as possible by writing to us at Croatian Villa Holidays, 73 Penn Road, Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, HP9 2LW or by email at info@croatianvillaholidays.com


In accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998, you may ask us in writing for a copy of the information we hold about you (for which we may charge an administration fee) and to correct any inaccuracies in your information. We aim to respond to you within 21 days from the date of request. You can also choose not to provide us with some of the information we request, however as a result we may not be able to complete your arrangements.


Transaction security

We utilise appropriate security systems to protect any financial transactions carried out on our computer systems or website. Information, such as credit card details, is automatically protected using a Secure Socket Layer (SSL) between your computer and ours and/or our computer and the card processing company's computer which prevents impersonation. SSL also encrypts data between these computers, so there is almost no chance of your details being stolen or hijacked as it travels over the internet.


We do not, however, guarantee the security of your personal information when processed through the site and the internet and we cannot accept liability for loss or theft of your personal details when processed on the site and/or over the internet.


Opt-Out Policy

Subscribers can opt out of receiving further information from us at any time. Email us at info@croatianvillaholidays.com and include "unsubscribe" in the subject.


WEBSITE COOKIE POLICY

This website uses cookies, which is a small amount of data stored on your computer or device when browsing websites. They are primarily used to :

  • ensure that you can use our website properly
  • help us enhance our website‘performance
  • help us understand and improve how our website is used

Strictly Necessary Cookies

These cookies are essential to enable you to move around our website and use its features. Without these cookies certain services cannot be provided. These cookies are anonymous and do not gather information about visitors that could be used for marketing or remembering where you have been on the internet.


Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics to collect information about how visitors use this website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often and if they receive error messages from web pages. These cookies do not collect information that identify individual visitors. All information collected by these cookies is aggregated and therefore anonymous. Their use is to help us understand and improve how our website is used.


By using this website, you agree to the use of these types of cookies.




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