Ard na Greine Country House is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Ard na Greine Country House Web site and governs data collection and usage. By using the Ard na Greine Country House website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

Ard na Greine Country House collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Ard na Greine Country House also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.

There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by Ard na Greine Country House. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by Ard na Greine Country House for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Ard na Greine Country House Web site.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Ard na Greine Country House public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: Ard na Greine Country House does not read any of your private online communications.

Ard na Greine Country House encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from Ard na Greine Country House so that you can understand how those Web sites collect, use and share your information. Ard na Greine Country House is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the Ard na Greine Country House and Ard na Greine Country House family of Web sites.

Use of your Personal Information

Ard na Greine Country House collects and uses your personal information to operate the Ard na Greine Country House Web site and deliver the services you have requested. Ard na Greine Country House also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Ard na Greine Country House and its affiliates. Ard na Greine Country House may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

Ard na Greine Country House does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. Ard na Greine Country House may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, Ard na Greine Country House may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Ard na Greine Country House, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

Ard na Greine Country House does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.

Ard na Greine Country House keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within Ard na Greine Country House, in order to determine what Ard na Greine Country House services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Ard na Greine Country House to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

Ard na Greine Country House Web sites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Ard na Greine Country House or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Ard na Greine Country House; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Ard na Greine Country House, or the public.

Use of Cookies

The Ard na Greine Country House Web site use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Ard na Greine Country House pages, or register with Ard na Greine Country House site or services, a cookie helps Ard na Greine Country House to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Ard na Greine Country House Web site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Ard na Greine Country House features that you customized.

You have the ability 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. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Ard na Greine Country House services or Web sites you visit.

Security of your Personal Information

Ard na Greine Country House secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. Ard na Greine Country House secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

Changes to this Statement

Ard na Greine Country House will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Ard na Greine Country House encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Ard na Greine Country House is protecting your information.

Contact Information

Ard na Greine Country House welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Ard na Greine Country House has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Ard na Greine Country House at rdraper@oghamtech.ie. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.