Consumer Data Privacy Policy

St Itas Guesthouse 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 St Itas Guesthouse Website and governs data collection and usage. By using St Itas Guesthouse website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information
St Itas Guesthouse collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. St Itas Guesthouse also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code.

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

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

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

Use of your Personal Information
St Itas Guesthouse collects and uses your personal information to operate the St Itas Guesthouse Web site and deliver the services you have requested. St Itas Guesthouse also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from St Itas Guesthouse and its affiliates.

St Itas Guesthouse does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. St Itas Guesthouse 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, St Itas Guesthouse 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 St Itas Guesthouse , and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information. St Itas Guesthouse does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.

St Itas Guesthouse keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within St Itas Guesthouse in order to determine what St Itas Guesthouse services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within St Itas Guesthouse to customers whose behaviour indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

St Itas Guesthouse 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 St Itas Guesthouse or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of St Itas Guesthouse ; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of St Itas Guesthouse guest, or the public.

Use of Cookies
St Itas Guesthouse 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 St Itas Guesthouse pages, or register with St Itas Guesthouse site or services, a cookie helps St Itas Guesthouse 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 St Itas Guesthouse Web site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the St Itas Guesthouse 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 St Itas Guesthouse services or Web sites you visit.

Security of your Personal Information
St Itas Guesthouse secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. St Itas Guesthouse 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
St Itas Guesthouse will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. St Itas Guesthouse encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how St Itas Guesthouse is protecting your information.

Contact Information
St Itas Guesthouse welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that St Itas Guesthouse has not adhered to this Statement, please contact St Itas Guesthouse at stitas@xtra.co.nz. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.

Consumer Data privacy Policy
We collect personal information from you, including information about your:
name
contact information
billing or purchase information

We collect your personal information in order to operate the St Itas Guesthouse Web site and deliver the services you have requested. St Itas Guesthouse also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from St Itas Guesthouse and its affiliates.

We keep your information safe from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. St Itas Guesthouse 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.

You have the right to ask for a copy of any personal information we hold about you, and to ask for it to be corrected if you think it is wrong. If you’d like to ask for a copy of your information, or to have it corrected, please contact us at stitas@xtra.co.nz, or 03 3027546, or 11 Rakaia Barrhill Methven Road, Rakaia 7710.

Cancellation Policy
Due to our intimate size we ask that should you change plans in staying with us, you let us know as soon as possible.

We hold credit card details until you have completed your stay, and payment is arranged at this point.

A cancellation fee of 20% applies to all online bookings. If you cancel your accommodation within 48 hours of departure a 100% cancellation fee applies. Please contact us for any changes or cancellations to your booking. Any changes to bookings are subject to availability.

Payment Policy
Credit card details required to secure your booking.

All Rates displayed in New Zealand Dollars (NZ$) incl. 15% GST

Payment required at checkout.

The name that will appear on your statement will be St Itas Guesthouse. All bookings will be instantly confirmed at the time of booking.