Our Privacy Policy

What information do we collect and how?

We have a variety of forms found throughout our site to help our users such as, requests for brochures, questionnaires and also for reserving a holiday cottage, which require entering personal information. Shamrock Cottages uses this information as a basis for notifications to users for "opt-in" emails.

We will also monitor the domains from which people enter the Shamrock Cottages website. This information is used to analyse the data for trends and statistics. Subject to the provisions of this Privacy Policy, different Shamrock Cottages websites may capture data for different purposes, which include evaluating our service, planning, and marketing analysis.

Like many other websites, we use small files called Cookies, which are stored by the browser on your computer or mobile device. Users can opt out of the use of cookies at any time by switching these off through your browser. They allow websites to obtain information such as user preferences and basic personal information which can be held for as long as necessary. We use this information to make sure our website works as efficiently possible and enhance our users experience.

What will the information be used for?

The information we capture from our website such as names, addresses, and other personal information, will only be used by Shamrock Cottages. We will never pass any information on to any third parties.

"Opt-in" Emails: Users can "opt-in" to receive Shamrock Cottages notifications, newsletters or other information via email. Users can remove themselves from receiving these at any time. Any email sent to an "opt-in" list will include directions for how a user can remove him or herself from the list or a URL where the user can access instructions.

Other Notification: In order to implement or enforce the Terms of Service of the Shamrock Cottages website, we may use personal information to contact users on an individual basis.

Direct Marketing: Subject to the previous, as part of our business marketing activity, we may send information relevant to Shamrock Cottages products and services to individuals on our database. Individuals may at any time request not to receive such information in the future by contacting Shamrock Cottages directly.

Surveys and Resulting Information: Subject to the previous, we may conduct surveys or other studies of our customer base and use this information for internal marketing and planning purposes. Participation in such surveys is at the user's option; Shamrock Cottages does not conduct mandatory surveys.

Other Information: At no time, unless such disclosure is required by law or a user specifically authorises such disclosure, will Shamrock Cottages disclose individual user's personal information that is not publicly available to unrelated third parties.

Site Security: Should we become aware that site security is compromised or user non-public information has been disclosed to unrelated third parties as a result of external activity, we shall take reasonable measures, including internal investigation and notification to and collaborate with law enforcement authorities to take action.

If Shamrock Cottages were to become aware that a individual's personal information provided to use was used in a manner not permitted by this Privacy Policy, we shall make reasonable efforts to notify the affected user, as soon as possible and as permitted by law, of what information has been disclosed, to the extent that we know this information.

Should we update the privacy policy, we will both post the changed version and its effective date onto this page. Concurrently, with any change to the core privacy policy, we will notify known users by email of the change at least 15 days in advance.

The Shamrock Cottages website contains links to other websites, whether it's owned or controlled by the business affiliates or unrelated third parties websites. Shamrock Cottages are not responsible for the privacy policies and practices of any linked website.