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Cookie Policy

Shendish Manor uses social media tools and booking widgets which take advantage of something called cookies.

Cookies are small files written on your computer by a website via your website browser (Internet Explorer, Google Chrome for example). These files are usually harmless and only store snippets of information that can personalise a websites services and appearance and improve interaction with the web site.

To make full use of the booking and social networking features, your computer, tablet or mobile phone will need to accept cookies.

Our cookies don't store personal information such as your name, address.

Typical information that is stored in our cookies are a unique "tag" that allow the site to remember you and your widget usage data such as hotels recently veiwed.

You can restrict these cookies, however, the social widgets and booking tools will then not function correctly.

Here is a detailed list of the cookies we use and what they are used for:

Cookie name

Cookie purpose

__utma, __umtb, __utmc, __utmz

Used by google analytics to provide the site owner with analysis of who uses the site, what they are looking for and other information. This allows the site owner to know what people are searching for. This information can be used in the future to improve the site content.

PHPSESSID

A session that is set by bespokehotels.com to allow the website to know who you are and differentiate you from differnet users. It doesn't know any personal data such as name, just that you are user "#1234".
Other information is stored in here is hotels you have clicked as favourites, hotels you have recently viewed.

_thebookingbutton_session A cookie used to communicate with the booking button and communicate booking data with thebookingbutton.com, data is anonymous and matches what has been entered in the booking widget.
.twitter.com Used by twitter to allow their social media tools and buttons to function correctly.
Facebook.com Facebooks like buttons and functionality also use cookies to work properly on this site.
.tripadviser.co.uk These cookies are used to allow tripadvisor.co.uk to work with this site.

For more details on how to manage cookies you can go to http://www.aboutcookies.org/