Privacy Policies

Here at lodggy.com, we take pride in safeguarding your information. However, there are always risks when using the Internet and sharing personal information for any service. We would like you to know these risks, what we will do to minimize them, and what you can do to minimize them. In addition, this privacy policy will inform you as to what information we collect and how we collect it so that you can make informed decisions when using our service.

In the following agreement, the term “service” refers to the services provided upon access to our website, lodggy.com. These services include, but are not limited to:

  • Searches for accommodation
  • Booking of accommodation
  • Accessing information about accommodation
  • Contacting us or the staff of the accommodation

The terms “Us”, “We”, and “Our” refer to the company “lodggy.” The term “You” refers to you, the user of the website and service. By using our website, you accept our terms of use as well as our privacy policy. You consent to the collection, storage, use, and disclosure of personal information as described in this privacy policy.

I. Information We Collect

To activate our service, you must provide basic information about yourself such as your name, phone number and e-mail address. To use additional features, such as to book accommodation, you must provide further information. This information includes, but may not be limited to, your credit card information, your billing address, your passport information, your phone number, and your date-of-birth.

In an effort to improve our services, we may collect information provided to us by your browser such as, but not limited to, the previous website you visited (the referring URL), the browser you are using, the device you are using to connect to our service, your time and date of access, and other information which does not personally identify you. We track this information through the use of cookies. Cookies are small text files with unique identifiers, which are anonymous. They help us to determine your previous searches within our service and your preferences, among other information, which helps us to improve our service to you. Our server sends these cookies to your browser to be stored in your computer’s hard drive. Cookies can be either persistent or session cookies. Persistent cookies remain stored on your hard drive until cleared by you, the user. Session cookies are only stored as long as the browser window is open. When the browser window is closed, session cookies expire.

We also collect non-personal information for the purpose of tracking trends and analyzing usage to help us to improve our services. We reserve the right to use, share, and disclose this non-personal information at our discretion. We may share this non-personal information with our partners, vendors, and third parties as we see necessary. This privacy policy does not limit our usage of non-personal information.

By creating an account for our service, you agree to the collection, storage, and use of your e-mail address and other personal information that you provide upon registration.

II. Use of Your Personal Information

Lodggy.com will not sell, trade, rent, or share your personal information with third parties without your permission. By using our service to book accommodation, you agree to share the information you provide upon booking with the accommodation to which you are booking.  We will not share this information with any other entities without your consent. We do not share your information with vendors who perform services on our behalf.

In the event that lodggy.com is involved in a business transaction such as a merger or the acquisition by another company either in part or in full, lodggy.com may transfer the above personal information to the new partners and/or new ownership. By agreeing to this privacy policy, you acknowledge and consent to such transfers of your personal information in the event of such a business transaction. The acquiring party will continue to use and process your personal information as set forth in this privacy policy unless otherwise stated in a newly revised privacy policy. If such a revised privacy policy is posted, you reserve the right to opt out of such an agreement by terminating your profile within our services.

In general, your personal information is only used to establish and confirm your bookings and for the purposes of correspondence, feedback, promotions, and technical support.

III. Protection of Your Information

lodggy.com is determined to protect your personal information from unauthorized access. We use various methods to protect your information such as firewalls, encryption, various software, and secure servers. This technology is in addition to your username and password. We urge you to take steps to help safeguard your information such as picking a unique password that only you know. Do not share this password with anyone. Do not use this password for any site other than lodggy.com. Log out of your account after finishing each session at lodggy.com.  Despite all of these measures, it is impossible to guarantee a breach of information will never occur. If such a breach does occur, your information may be accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed. By using our service, you agree to assume these risks.

IV. Your Rights in Regards to the Use of Your Personal Information

You have the right at any time to opt out of any correspondence for marketing purposes. If you receive a promotional correspondence which is unwanted, you have the right to opt out at any time via the provided “unsubscribe” link within the correspondence.  You may also unsubscribe from such correspondences by going to your account settings from within our service and unticking the appropriate box within the promotion preferences section. However, this will not stop e-mails, which pertain to any bookings you have made. This will also not prevent any feedback requests from being received or any responses to requests for technical support.  You may also still receive e-mails for such issues as a privacy policy update.

V. Links to Other Websites

Our website may recommend other websites through links or advertisements. We are not responsible for the content and/or data collection and usage within these third party sites. In addition, this privacy policy does not pertain to their website. This privacy policy only pertains to our services and website “lodggy.com” If you access these third party sites, you are accessing them at your own risk and under the understanding that this privacy policy does not apply to those third party sites.

VI. Changes to This Privacy Policy

Lodggy.com reserves the right to add, redact, or edit any of these policies at any time and at our discretion. If such a change occurs, we will notify you either via the e-mail address provided within your account registration, or by notice on our website. Significant changes to the privacy policy will occur 30 days after such notifications. Small changes such as clarifications may occur without notice. Please check the privacy policy periodically if you have any concerns about such changes.

VII. Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns regarding this privacy policy, or any other matter, lodggy is always happy to assist you. Please e-mail ‘admin@lodggy.com’ for any and all concerns you may have.

This privacy policy was last updated on the 28th January, 2019.