Privacy Policy

This policy sets out the terms by which we, the owners of this website (http:/// and the holiday rental business associated with it (“Casa Appenninia”), may collect and use data that we gather about you, i.e. the user of this website.

We reserve the right to change this policy by updating this page at any time. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 11/11/2014.

What we collect

We may collect the following information:

  • name and job title

  • contact information including email address

  • demographic information such as postcode, browser preferences and interests

  • other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • We may use the information to improve our products and services. This includes the use of third-party applications, specifically google analytics, which we use to analyze some but not all the data we gather on you (see below).

  • Internal record keeping.

  • We may periodically send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.

  • From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail. We may use the information to customize the website according to your interests.

Sharing Information with Third Parties

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we a) have your permission or b) are required by law to do so.

Though the use of cookies (see below), we electronically share some of the info, we gather on you with google analytics. The type of personal data collected covers Cookie and Usage Data, i.e. statistical data that includes information about the pages you visit, your geographical location, operating system and a lot of other information that may be considered private.

Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google. Google utilizes the data collected to track and examine the use of this website (“”), to prepare reports on its activities and share them with other Google services, and it may use the data collected to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network. The place of processing for this data is the USA, where EU law and its provisions on privacy do not apply. For more information, please refer to Google’s Privacy Policy on :

If you do not wish us to disclose this information, please do not use this website. While you may disable cookies to reduce the amount of personal data you share (see below), we cannot guarantee that doing so will complete eliminate the possibility of any data capture.

We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.


We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure,we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

  • We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
  • Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
  • You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Controlling your personal information

You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:

  • whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the website, look for the box that you can click to indicate that you do not want the information to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes

  • if you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to us at the address below or emailing using the contact form

CASA APPENNINIA – 295 Case Mirani, Albareto, Parma Province, Emilia-Romagna, Italy 43051