PRIVACY STATEMENT THE BEE HOSTEL

The Bee Hostel B.V. (registered with the Dutch Chamber of Commerce under number 76512460,  “The Bee Hostel”) values your privacy. We process personal data in a safe and responsible manner,  according to the applicable regulations (the “GDPR”).  

In this privacy statement, we inform you about the processing of your personal data and your rights.  We only use personal data for the mentioned reasons, the processing of personal data is based on a  legal ground. We take reasonable measures to protect your personal data against loss and theft.  

We endeavor to take all reasonable steps to protect your data. All the data collected by us is stored on  a secure server in a secure hosting facility and we take all reasonable steps to ensure all accesses are  pre-authorized and recorded. 

 

CONTACT

The Bee Hostel is responsible for the processing of personal data. Should you have any questions  about this privacy statement, please contact The Hostel Manager via [email protected]

 

PROCESSED PERSONAL DATA  

We process the following personal data:  

– First and last name  

– Gender  

– Date or birth  

– Private address  

– Phone number  

– Email address  

– Data actively provided by you while, for example, making a profile or contacting us  – Data about your activity on our website  

– Payment data  

– Special requests such as allergies, accessibility and/or health needs, etc.  – The Bee Hostel uses camera surveillance in the public area and emergency routes. 


LEGAL BASIS FOR PROCESSING  

The mentioned personal data is processed in order to:  

– Make and complete a reservation and/or booking.  

– Contact you, for example regarding special offers and newsletters. We only send you  newsletters if you have indicated to us that you want to receive a newsletter. If you no longer  want to receive a newsletter from us, you can easily opt-out via the link at the bottom of every  newsletter.  

– Contact you regarding the status of your booking if relevant. 

– Analyze your behavior on our website, in order to improve the website and to customize the  website and services to your preferences.  

– To the extent necessary to secure its property and protect its guests.

 

THIRD PARTIES  

The Bee Hostel may share your personal data with various third parties if this is necessary for the  execution of the agreement and to comply with legal obligations. We conclude a data processing  agreement with companies that process your personal data on our behalf in order to ensure the same  level of security and confidentiality of your data. We may also require to share some personal data  prior to, or during your stay with third parties from whom you indicated to us you are interested to  receive services from (such as boat tours, bike rental, dry-cleaning etc..) 

 

RETENTION  

We only keep personal data for as long as it is necessary to realize the purposes for which your data  is collected. After this period we will delete your personal data, unless there is a legal obligation on us  to keep your personal data longer. 

 

YOUR RIGHTS  

Regarding your personal data, you have the right to access, correction, addition, data erasure,  restriction of processing, transfer of personal data and the right to object. If you would like to exercise  any of these rights, please contact us at [email protected] 

 

COOKIES

Cookies are text files placed on your computer to collect standard Internet log information and visitor  behavior information. When you visit our website, we may collect information from you automatically  through cookies or similar technology. 

We use the following types of cookies:  

  • Functionality – we use these cookies so that we recognize you on our website and remember  your previously selected preferences. These could include what language you prefer and  location you are in. A mix of first-party and third-party cookies are used.
      
  • Advertising – we use these cookies to collect information about your visit to our website, the  content you viewed, the links you followed and information about your browser, device, and your  IP address. We sometimes share some limited aspects of this data with third parties for  advertising purposes. We may also share online data collected through cookies with our  advertising partners. This means that when you visit another website, you may be shown  advertising based on your browsing patterns on our website.

  • Analytical – we use these cookies to count the number of visitors and to follow how visitors  move around our website. They enable us to see how our website works and make  improvements by ensuring that users easily find what they are looking for.

  • Third-parties – our website may set several third-party cookies. We do not control the operation  of third-party cookies. Third-party cookies which may be set on our website include:  Google Analytics – Google Analytics allows us to collect data about website usage. The  Google Privacy Policy can be viewed here: google.com/policies/privacy.

  • Tracking Pixels – tracking pixels are pieces of code, usually using an image to serve as  a bridge between websites. They are typically set up as a 1 by 1 pixel gifs in order to save  on bandwidth and hence are called tracking pixel.

  • Social Media – we use LinkedIn, YouTube, Facebook and Twitter Pixels to provide our  website users with convenient access to/from popular social media services. 

You can withdraw your consent for the use of cookies in the categories “Advertising”, “Analytical” and  “Third-parties” in each of these categories directly.  


CHANGES

The Bee Hostel keeps its privacy policy under regular review and places any updates on this web page.  This privacy policy was last updated on 23-04-2022. 

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