WHAT ARE COOKIES?
Cookies are small text files which are sent to and stored on your device (mobile phone, desktop or tablet) and which are common on the Internet. Some of the cookies are necessary to enable you to use the site's full functionality, while others are used in order to improve your user experience and facilitate navigation on the site. There are also different types of cookies:
- Session cookies: These are temporarily stored on your device when you visit our site and are removed as soon as you close your browser
- Permanent cookies: These are left on your device until you delete them, or they expire
- First party cookies: These cookies are placed on your device by Hotel Riverton when you browse our website
- Third-party cookies: These cookies are placed on your device by one of our marketing partners that make you see ads for Services that you've previously clicked or searched for.
WHAT KIND OF INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT BY USING COOKIES?
When you visit our website, we may automatically collect the following type of information from you: Your internet protocol (IP) address, time zone setting, operating system and platform, information about your visits including the URL you came from, your country, the search terms you used in our website, products you viewed or searched, page response times, download errors, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information, (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouse-overs) and the methods used to browse away from the page.
DIFFERENT CATEGORIES OF COOKIES
Cookies can also be divided into different categories depending on its function:
These are necessary for certain functions to work on our website. This may be the case, for example, in order to process a reservation on our website. If you refuse to accept these cookies, you will not be able to use the relevant functionality.
- Functionality cookies:
These cookies are used to recognise you when you return to our website and make your use of the site easier and more personal. For example, by customising information and offers to services in which you have previously shown interest. These cookies are also used to collect information (e.g. popular pages and user patterns) regarding Hotel Riverton's visitors' use of the site so that we can improve user experience and our digital services. If you refuse to accept these cookies, the functionality of Hotel Riverton's digital services will be limited.
- Marketing cookies:
We use marketing cookies to give you the best experience of Hotel Riverton - both when you visit and when you leave our site. The information contained in these cookies is used to provide you with personalized and relevant content in Hotel Riverton's own channels based on your previous visits (such as the parts of the site you visited). Marketing cookies allow us to give you personalised inspiration about services that you have shown interest in. We also collaborate with subcontractors that help us with our marketing, which means that these companies can place permanent cookies or session cookies to provide you with personalised and relevant content in other channels you use (these are called third-party cookies). Based on how you used our site, our marketing partners help us to show you offers and information about our services even when you leave our site, such as on social media, in search engines, ad networks, and on other sites where we purchase advertising.
We have set out links below to some of the third-party marketing providers we work with who set cookies on our website:
HOW DO YOU BLOCK COOKIES?
Cookies are not used to damage or destroy your computer and most browsers automatically accept cookies. If, however, you do not wish to allow cookies, you can refuse to accept cookies in your browser's settings and delete cookies stored on your hard drive. Different browsers make different controls available to you. Generally, your browser will offer you the choice to accept, always refuse or delete cookies, or those from providers that website owners use i.e. third-party cookies, or those from specific websites. Each browser’s website should contain instructions on how you can do this.
We may update this policy from time to time. Changes in technology, legislation and authorities’ guidance may require us to inform you of the activities we undertake where it affects your privacy rights. You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are familiar with any changes.
Strictly Necessary Cookies
These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site will not then work. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.
These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. If you do not allow these cookies we will not know when you have visited our site and will not be able to monitor its performance.
These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalisation. They may be set by us or by third party providers whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies, then some or all these services may not function properly.
These cookies may be set through our site by our advertising partners. They may be used by those companies to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant adverts on other sites. They do not store directly personal information but are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet device. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising.