There are different types of cookies. Some are used to provide a better Website experience, others can enable certain functions. In detail, our cookies are used to:

> store the user’s preferences
> store data so that the user does not have to re-enter the same information several times during each visit, e.g., user name and password
> analyse the use of the services and the content provided by smeraldo-hotel.it to optimise the user’s browsing experience and the services offered

smeraldo-hotel.it, henceforth the “Website”, uses cookies to make navigation more efficient and easier for the users who visit the web pages of smeraldo-hotel.it. Cookies are text files containing a small amount of information which are automatically stored on the devices of the users who visit the Website, whether through a computer or a mobile device, and are saved in the directories used by the user’s browser. There are different types of cookies. Some are used to provide a better Website experience, others can enable certain functions. In detail, our cookies are used to:

> store the user’s preferences
> store data so that the user does not have to re-enter the same information several times during each visit, e.g., user name and password
> analyse the use of the services and the content provided by smeraldo-hotel.it to optimise the user’s browsing experience and the services offered

Types of cookies used by smeraldo-hotel.it

Below we provide a description of the various types of cookies used by smeraldo-hotel.it and their purpose of use

Technical Cookies

This type of cookies allows the correct operation of some parts of the Website. They can belong to two categories: persistent and session.

  • persistent cookies: they are permanently stored until a set expiration date and are not deleted after closing the browser
  • session cookies: they are deleted every time the user closes the browser

These cookies are always sent from our domain and are necessary to visualise the Website correctly. With relation to the technical services offered, they will always be used and stored unless the user does change the browser settings (it could affect the appearance of the web pages).

Analytical Cookies

This type of cookie is used to collect information about a user’s browsing behaviour on websites. smeraldo-hotel.it will use this information for anonymous statistical analysis in order to improve the use of the Website and to make the content more interesting and relevant to the user’s needs. This type of cookie collects anonymous data on the user’s activity and on how they reach the website. Analytical cookies are sent by the Website or by third‑party domains.

Third-party Analytics Cookies

These cookies are used to collect anonymous data on how users use the Website, for example: web pages viewed, time spent on a web page, origin of traffic, geographical area, age, gender and interests for advertising campaigns purposes. These cookies are set by third-party domains external to the Website.

 

Cookies for third-party products and features

This type of cookie includes features provided by third parties within the pages of the Website, such as icons and preferences expressed in social networks, in order to share the website content or use third-party software services (such as software which generates maps and additional software which offers extra services). These cookies are set by third-party domains and partner websites which provide their functionalities on the pages of the Website.

 

Advertising Cookies

These cookies are used to create a profile of the user in order to display personalised advertisements in line with the preferences expressed by the user within the pages of the Website. smeraldo-hotel.it, in compliance with the current regulations, is not required to ask for the user’s informed consent for technical cookies as they are necessary for the provision of the service. In all the other cases, the User may express consent to cookies being set in one or more of the following ways:

  • configure the browser or any other computer program used to browse the pages of the Website to decline cookies.
  • change the settings regarding the use of third‑party services.

Both options may prevent the user from using or visualising correctly some parts of the Website.

Third-party websites and services

The Website may contain links to external websites, each with their own privacy policy which may be different from the one adopted by smeraldo-hotel.it. Therefore, the Website is not responsible for any external websites accessed through smeraldo-hotel.it.

Cookies set by smeraldo-hotel.it

  • Analytical Cookies: Navigation Behaviour Analysis and User Profiling Purposes

Cookie Name

Tipo

Link to website

Duration

_gat

Analytical Cookie

https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage

1 minute

_ga

Analytical Cookie

https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage

2 years

_gid

Analytical Cookie

https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage

24 hours

viewed_cookie_policy

Technical Cookie

 

1 year

 

  • Third-party advertising cookies (no profiling)

Cookie Name

Link to website

Deny consent

Facebook Pixel

https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy

https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy

Google Remarketing Tag

https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage

https://https://adssettings.google.com/authenticated

 

How to configure the browser to disable cookies

Chrome

  1. Open Chrome Browser
  2. Click on the menu located on the browser’s toolbar beside the address bar where you type a URL to navigate
  3. Select Settings
  4. Click on Show Advanced Settings
  5. Under “Privacy”, click the “Content Settings” button
  6. In the “Cookies” section, you can change the following cookie settings:
  7. Allow local data storage
  8. Keep local data only until you close the browser
  9. Block sites from setting any cookies
  10. Block third-party cookies and site data
  11. Manage exceptions for some websites
  12. Delete some or all cookies

For more information visit the dedicated page.

Mozilla Firefox

  1. Open Mozilla Firefox Browser
  2. Click on the menu located on the browser’s toolbar beside the address bar where you type a URL to navigate
  3. Select Options
  4. Select the Privacy menu item
  5. Click on Show Advanced Settings
  6. Under “Privacy”, click the “Content Settings” button
  7. In the “Tracking” section, you can change the following cookie settings:

 

  • Request sites not to do any tracking
  • Tell sites that you want to be tracked
  • Choose not to have any preference regarding the tracking of your personal data

 

  1. In the “History” section, you can:

 

  • Enable “Use custom settings” to choose to accept third party cookies (always, only most visited websites or never) and store these cookies for a set amount of time (until expiration, until you close Firefox, ask every time)
  • Remove any stored cookie

 

For more information visit the dedicated page.

Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer browser
  2. Click on the Tools menu and select Internet Options
  3. Select the Privacy tab and under Settings, move the slider according to the action desired for cookies:
    • Block all cookies
    • Allow all cookies
  • Allow cookies for specific websites: Move the slider to an intermediate position so as not to block nor allow all cookies, then click on Websites, type a website in the address box and then click on Block or Allow

For more information visit the dedicated page.

Safari 6

  1. Open Safari Browser
  2. Click on Safari, select Preferences and then Privacy
  3. In the Block Cookies section, you can choose the way Safari stores cookies from websites.
  4. To see which sites have stored cookies on your computer, click on Details

For more information visit the dedicated page.

Safari iOS (mobile devices)

  1. Open Safari iOS Browser
  2. Tap on Settings and then Safari
  3. Tap on Block Cookies and choose one of these options: “Never”, “Third-party and advertisers” or “Always”
  4. To delete all cookies stored by Safari, tap on Settings, Safari and then Delete Cookies and Data

For more information visit the dedicated page.

Opera

  1. Open Opera browser
  2. Click on Preferences, Advanced and then Cookies
  3. Choose one of the following options:
    • Allow all cookies
    • Allow cookies only from the site you visit: third-party cookies sent from a domain different from the one you are visiting will be declined
    • Never accept cookies: all cookies will be refused

For more information visit the dedicated page.

How to disable third-party analytics cookies

 

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