Personal Data Protection Statement
According to the new EU Personal Data Protection REGULATION (GDPR), through this page we wish to inform you about the Personal Data collected during the use of this website, about the way they are collected, how they are used, for how long they are kept and finally, to inform you about your rights.
“Personal data” is any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person. An identifiable individual is a person who can be directly or indirectly identified, in particular by reference to an identifier, such as name, location data, electronic identifier, or to one or more factors specific to the physical, physiological, mental, economic, cultural or social identity of this natural person.
“Processing” means any operation or set of operations which is performed on personal data or on sets of personal data, whether or not by automatic means, such as collection, recording, organisation, structuring, storage, adaptation or alteration, retrieval, consultation, use, disclosure by transmission, dissemination or otherwise making available, alignment or combination, restriction, erasure or destruction.
The protection of your personal data is extremely important for the website and through this policy we will describe to you how we will respect their eventual collection through use.
The present website www.faros-studios.gr is property of the company:
Rooms to Let
ZIP code 84004
Data collected by the website
When you visit the website we collect:
The IP address is temporarily collected whenever you access our website in the server log, in the firewall log. The purpose of this log is to ensure the proper functioning of the website and of all its services, the server’s protection by malicious attacks and the prevention of any abuses. We would like to clarify that under no circumstances does this recording make you personalized, since IP addresses do not directly identify users (visitors).
Statistical Usage Information
The collection of statistical information is made through cookies, which are small text files that are necessary to improve the experience of using the website. These files are stored on your device and may recognize you uniquely each time you visit our website. Deleting these files is very easy.
Data via Expression of Interest - Reservation Form
When you send us a message through this contact form, we collect the following details:
- Full name
- Contact Number
- Check-in date
- Check-out date
- Room type (selection from among the available types)
- Adults/Room (number)
- Children (number)
Every time this form is submitted, we are asking you to consent to sending us this information for the purpose that is mentioned.
Data via Email
Why we collect them
The collection of all the above data is limited to what is strictly necessary for your safe and efficient service. It aims to improve the experience of using the website, communicating with you directly and answering your questions or requests and detecting unwanted messages and security breaches.
- Contact Form
- Expression of Interest - Reservation Form
For the purpose of demonstrating the user’s consent to the processing of personal data, the data and the time at which he gave his consent, are recorded.
Sensitive Personal Data
The website will never ask you to enter data about religious beliefs, political and philosophical beliefs, sexual orientation or ethnic origin.
It is possible that we share with our partners data that you submit to our website’s contact form or by directly sending an email. This is only possible if an inquiry is required to create an offer to provide the service you request. Under no circumstances are personal data communicated, but only the details that describe your request.
Cases in which these data may be communicated to third parties are indicative but not limited to:
- In a very rare case, a third-party technician may have time-limited and controlled access to resolve problems related to the software used in the website.
- Upon a court order or a public prosecutor’s order or a police authority’s request to conduct an investigation.
We will not, in any other way, transfer, sell, rent or disclose personal data of the website’s visitors to third parties for any reason.
How long we keep your data
We will keep your data for as long as necessary for the purposes for which they were submitted, taking into account legal requirements under applicable law. Therefore, depending on the reason for which they were used, we may keep your data for different periods after informing you about it.
We mention, indicatively:
- We keep the emails for a maximum of one (1) month in our website’s hosting servers and indefinitely in our website’s local computers (as correspondence record keeping)
- We keep the details that you sent us through the contact form or through the expression of interest form for a maximum of one (1) month in our website’s hosting servers and indefinitely in our website’s local computers (as correspondence record keeping).
- We keep the IP’s details for one (1) month unless a control is required, in which case this period is extended to two (2) months.
Security measures for data protection
Data submitted to our website, are stored on servers which are protected by strong security measures.
- Our website uses the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol, in order to ensure the protection of your personal data.
Based on this technology, every personal detail submitted, is encrypted before it goes online and subsequently the authenticity of the message and the server is investigated. The website uses a SSL-2048bit certificate, that appears as a little padlock on the left of the address line, every time you enter webpages where a details transaction is about to be made, confirming that your transaction is protected.
- At regular intervals we receive backup of our data, in order to have the possibility to recover them in the event of technical failure.
The provision of personal data to our website is on a completely voluntary basis. If you choose not to provide the requested information, basic features of the webpage may not be available. In some cases, only those who have submitted the required personal data can contact us through the Contact Form or express interest.
We provide you with the possibility to keep control of your data. Your choices include displaying and editing your data.
Generally, you have the following rights:
The right to access your personal data
You have the right to access some of the personal data you give to our website.
The right to modify or / and delete your personal data
You have the right to correct, edit, or delete your stored personal data.
If, for whatever reason, we cannot comply with your request, we will contact you.
The right to terminate the processing of your personal data
The right to data portability
You have the right to receive your personal data (concerning only you) in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format (“data portability”) and you have the right to transfer those data to another data controller.
The right to prohibit the processing of your personal data and to unsubscribe
The right to withdraw your consent at any time
At any time you have the right to withdraw your consent to the processing of your personal data. However, the withdrawal of consent shall not affect the lawfulness of processing based on consent before its withdrawal.
Terms or/and restrictions of your rights
There may be terms or restrictions to your above-mentioned rights. Therefore, we are not in a position to guarantee your right to transfer or delete the data, as it depends on the specific conditions of the processing activity.
At the end of this text you can see when it was last reviewed. We will update the date of this document every time a change is made, so we recommend that you consult each reviewed version of the present statement each time that you visit the website.