Privacy Policy

S.R. Travel Ltd t/a Staycations-Ireland Privacy Policy

This policy applies to all customers of S.R. Travel Ltd t/a Staycations-Ireland Ltd who book their holiday directly with us. This notice is part of our compliance with the 2018 General Privacy Policy.

We believe that the responsible use of personal information collected on our behalf, whether via our websites, phone, letter, e-mail or in person is critical to our business objectives and reputation. As part of our ongoing commitment to privacy, our privacy policy has been reviewed in accordance with the 2018 General Data Protection Regulations. The specific type of information we receive from you on our external websites and other channels depends on the information you provide us through our contact mailboxes and/or through registration processes on our websites or otherwise.

S.R. Travel Ltd t/a Staycations-Ireland only collects data relevant to the processing of your booking and stores all information we receive from you in a secure and confidential manner.  We will only pass on and use data if you have given us your prior consent to do so.

Our Privacy Policy together with our Terms and Conditions sets out what information you provide us with and how we may process it.

What personal information will S.R. Travel Ltd t/a Staycations-Ireland collect?

Our website may invite you to contact us or to provide information about yourself. We use the information you provide to personalize your online experience and provide you with content that best meets your needs. We also use “cookies” on our website, primarily used to enhance your online experience (see below for details).

We may also collect information provided by you by telephone, e-mail, letter or through relevant third party parties associated with your bookings. This data will be stored in the same secure manner as if it were provided online.

S.R. Travel Ltd t/a Staycations-Ireland, may use any images or media provided by you or by any person or service in connection with your booking on any of our social media sites, our email or otherwise for promotional purposes.

What Personal Information will S.R. Travel Ltd t/a Staycations-Ireland use?

We only use your personal data to respond to your enquiries, process your booking and provide you with information about the services of S.R. Travel Ltd t/a Staycations-Ireland.  We may also use it to provide you with more relevant marketing material about the services of S.R. Travel Ltd t/a Staycations-Ireland, unless you choose not to receive this information, as indicated below. We also use personal information to provide our services to customers, to maintain customer relationships (e.g. to inform our customers and potential customers about properties and services that may be of interest to them) and for our other related business activities.

Our website contains links to some of our partners and affiliated companies. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that they have their own privacy policies and we therefore do not accept any liability or responsibility for these other websites.

What Personal Information will S.R. Travel Ltd t/a Staycations-Ireland share?

The personal information you provide to us will only be retained for as long as is necessary to fulfil the purposes for which the information was collected or as required by law. We do not share personal information with third parties except as necessary to carry out our business or your request or as required by law or other legal processes, and we never sell your personal information. Moreover, personal data collected by S.R. Travel Ltd t/a Staycations-Ireland, may be transferred to our subsidiaries or affiliated companies where it is necessary to carry out our business or to meet the purpose for which you have submitted the information e.g. when reserving your hotel room. Any such information is passed on to third parties only insofar as to ensure the smooth running of your holiday experience. Your full name, address, phone number, dietary requirements and medical conditions may be forwarded on reserving a service booked by us on your behalf. By submitting data through S.R. Travel Ltd t/a Staycations-Ireland electronically you are providing explicit consent to trans-border transmission of data collected via our websites.

S.R. Travel Ltd t/a Staycations-Ireland may contact you via email to invite you to review any trip you might take with us in order to collect your feedback and improve our services.

We currently to not use any external company to collect your feedback which means that we will not share your name, email address and reference number with any external company not relating directly to your booking.

S.R. Travel Ltd t/a Staycations-Ireland may use reviews submitted by you via any external company i.e. Tripadvisor or Trustpilot in promotional material and media for our advertising and promotional purposes.

Gathering of Statistics to Make your Browsing Experience Better

We may use ‘Cookies’ to obtain statistical data i.e. your IP address, operating system and browser type in order to gather information about how people use our site. Cookies are primarily used to enhance your online experience and are not used to track the navigational habits of identified visitors unless we have your permission. If you visit our websites to read or download information, such as news or articles, much of the information we collect is purely statistical in nature, i.e. the date and time you access our website, and is not personally identifiable. We use this information in aggregate form to make our Websites more useful and attractive to you. The majority of browsers now recognize when a cookie is offered and allows you to reject or accept it. If you are not sure whether your browser has this capability, you should check with the software manufacturer or Internet service provider.

Agency & Third Party Sites

Should you provide any information to a third party Website, Company or Agency, please note that this is at your own risk. Third Party Websites have their own Privacy Policy, and Payment Service Provider. We do not accept any liability or responsibility for these sites. Any packages offered by S.R. Travel Ltd t/a Staycations-Ireland can, in all instances, only be booked via S.R. Travel Ltd t/a Staycations-Ireland directly and cannot be booked via Third Party Websites, Companies or Agencies. If in doubt, please contact us directly.

Competitions and/or Newsletters

On occasion, we may run a competition either via our website, newsletter and/or social media. When you enter a competition we may collect your name, email address and postal address. This will be kept securely and will only be used in conjunction with the competition and deleted afterwards unless you have indicated interest in subscribing to our newsletter in which case your name and email address will be retained. This data will be retained on a secure database. You may opt out of this at any time by clicking the unsubscribe button at the bottom of the newsletter.

Website Security

Our website is secured by HTTPS technology, ensuring SSL (Secure Socket Layer) certificate encryption. Our webpage certification, verified by Starfield Technologies, can be viewed by clicking on the ‘lock’ symbol near the address field. Your browser also automatically checks the security of every website visited. If a webpages’ ‘digital’ or ‘public key’ certificate is not legitimate, your browser will warn you. The key utilized for encryption is contained in the site’s security certificate. This protects your login information, credit card numbers, addresses, and other secure data.

Payment Service Provider

All payments made through our website are processed through Stripe, our Payment Service Provider. Stripe are fully compliant with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) and are certified as a PCI Level 1 Service Provider, the highest compliance rating available. In cases whereby added services or tailor-made packages are booked and payment is made via Bank Transfer, all transactions are SEPA compliant. S.R. Travel Ltd t/a Staycations-Ireland does not hold any credit or debit card information or any other financial information provided by you.

Social Media

Social media sites are governed by their own independent Privacy Policies. We therefore do not accept any liability or responsibility for these other sites/apps including in instances where you may get in touch with us through them.

Your Rights

You can find out about any information we hold about you by submitting a “right of access” request in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulations. If we do hold any information about you, we will tell you why we hold it, who it has been or will be disclosed to and provide you with a copy of the information. You have the right to update or delete the information or to restrict its processing. You are not subject to any automated decision making and if you have any concerns about how we should handle your information, please contact us directly.

About us

Here at Staycations-Ireland, we offer free advice on holidaying in Ireland and have created a few eBooks to help you to plan & book your own vacation.

Our suggested packages include full itineraries to fill your days, hidden gems and loads of accommodation options. So all you need to do is relax and enjoy your holiday.