Privacy & Cookie Policy

The user is responsible for any and all information you provide on this site. Aqua Hotel will process data for the provision of services and administrative and commercial management of the information provided.

If you wish to modify or delete the information provided, you must send a written communication addressed to Aqua Hotel, to info@aquahotel.pt

Aqua Hotel does not provide or make available to third parties the personal information provided by the users of this site for purposes not foreseen in its express intention, namely for profit and / or commercial purposes.

Aqua Hotel performs all regular procedures to preserve the privacy of the user of this site. It may, however, be required by law to formally disclose the information provided to the competent authorities.

The use and / or external disclosure, authorized by Aqua Hotel, of the information contained in this site, implies the mention of the origin and authorship of this information.

Cookie Policy

As many other sites, our site may use “Cookies” or other technologies to help us deliver specific content to your interests, process your reservation or requests, and/or review your visiting patterns. “Cookies”, by themselves, can not be used to reveal your individual identity. This information identifies your browser, not you, to our servers when you visit our site.

What are Cookies?

Cookies are text files with relevant information that your access device (Computer, Mobile, Smartphone or Tablet) downloads through the browser (browser) when you visit our website.

The cookies used on our website do not collect personal information that allows you to identify the user. Its use is made solely and exclusively to improve the navigation of users, realizing their behaviors, tastes and interests in a global way.

In this way, we try to analyze the data provided by the navigation in order to improve the use and visualization of our website, making it simpler and faster, allowing a more interesting and dynamic navigation experience.

You may at any time and through your browser (Browser) decide to be notified of the receipt of cookies, as well as to block their entry into your system. It should be noted, however, that the refusal to use cookies on our website may result in the non-functioning of important aspects.

How Cookies Work

In general, and as we have already mentioned, cookies are used to enhance the user’s browsing experience, increasing the speed and responsiveness of our website.

We collect information about the navigation on our website, such as the most visited pages, the origin of the user (search, recommendation of third parties, ads or campaigns).

We do not provide the information collected by cookies to third parties, except when required by State Law. Please note that if you do not want to store data from our website on your device (Computer, Phone, Smartphone or Tablet), there are ways to block some or all cookies and delete all those that have already been saved. If you wish to delete our cookies, or block the future storage of cookies, please be aware that you may not have access to certain interactive areas / tools on our website.

Different Types of Cookies

Analytical Cookies: These are used to analyze how users use our website. These cookies are used only for the purpose of statistical creation and analysis, without ever collecting personal information. This way we can provide a high quality experience.

Functionality Cookies: They retain user preferences regarding the use of our website, so you do not need to re-configure the website each time you visit.

Third-Party Cookies: Measure application success and third-party advertising effectiveness. They can also be used to customize a Widget with user data.

Validity of Cookies

Permanent Cookies: They are stored at the browser level on your access device (Computer, Mobile, Smartphone or Tablet) and are used whenever you visit our website again. They are generally used to direct navigation according to the interests of the user, allowing us to provide a more personalized service.

Session Cookies: These Cookies are temporary and are available until you leave our website. The next time you access your browser (browser) these Cookies are no longer stored. The information obtained by these Cookies serves to analyze patterns of web traffic, allowing us to identify problems and provide a better browsing experience.

How can you manage Cookies?

All browsers allow the user to accept, reject or delete Cookies, in particular by selecting the appropriate settings in their browser.

Here’s how to enable Cookies in some of the most commonly used browsers:

Internet Explorer:

1) Click the “Tools” menu and “Internet Options”;
2) In the “Privacy” tab, move the cursor down or select “Accept all cookies”;
3) To complete, click OK.

Mozzila Firefox

1) Click the “Tools” menu and select “Options”;
2) Click the “Privacy” icon in the top panel;
3) Select the checkbox next to the “Accept cookies from sites” option;
4) Click “OK” to save the settings and close.

Google Chrome

1) On your computer, open Chrome;
2) At the top right, click More and then Settings;
3) At the bottom, click Advanced;
4) Under “Privacy and security,” click Content settings;
5) Click Cookies;
6) From here, you can:
– Turn on cookies: Next to “Blocked,” turn on the switch;
– Turn off cookies: Turn off Allow sites to save and read cookie data.

Cookies in opening Newsletter and Emails

The newsletters and emails can, for statistical purposes, contain a small image that let you know if they are open and check the clicks through links or ads within the newsletter. The user always has the possibility to deactivate the sending of the newsletter or email through the specific option in the footnote of the newsletter or emails.

Content on our Website

Some of our pages have video content, for example, through Youtube. When you visit pages that contain this type of content, they may contain cookies.

Our website also uses Social Network sharing tools such as Facebook or Twitter. When you click one of these buttons, a cookie can be activated by the service you have chosen to use.

Please be advised that we do not control cookies, so please consult the relevant websites for more information.

Why we do not use Cookies

The Cookies we use do not collect information that identifies the user or any information deemed sensitive, such as personal identification, email addresses, passwords or information of Credit Cards.

The information that these Cookies collect does not allow to identify the users in person nor does it allow to monitor their activity of navigation in other websites.

More information about Cookies

You can find more information about cookies in www.allaboutcookies.org