Privacy policy

Sykes Cottages is sensitive to privacy issues on the Internet. We believe that it is important you know how we treat the information we receive about you on the Internet and how the information is collected.

In general, you may visit the site without telling us who you are or revealing any personally identifiable information about you. Our servers collect the domain names, operating system in use (e.g., Macintosh, Windows) and browser (e.g., Netscape, Internet Explorer). This information is aggregated to measure the number of visits, average time spent on the Site, pages viewed, etc. Sykes Cottages uses this information to measure the use of our Site and to improve the content of our Site. E-mail addresses and other personally identifiable information such as first and last name, telephone number, and other similar information are known only when voluntarily provided by a visitor for registration or other participation of visitors in any available online interactive activities.

Use Of Your Information

We may use the personal information you provide for any of the following purposes: (1) to understand the use of our Site and make improvements; (2) to fulfill prizes; (3) to respond to specific requests from visitors; (4) to protect the security or integrity of our Site when necessary; (5) to send you notices and solicitations regarding Site and our businesses; and (6) in general to promote and market products to you. These solicitations may take the form of mailings or other couriers, telephone calls, e-mail solicitations and other methods of contact. If you do not want to receive these solicitations from us using your personally identifiable information, please notify us.

At times, we may conduct online surveys to better understand the needs and profiles of our visitors. When we conduct a survey, we will try to let you know how we will use the information at the time we collect the information from you on the Internet.

Disclosures Of Your Information

Unless otherwise disclosed during the collection, personally identifiable information that may be collected in connection with visitors to this Site is retained by Sykes Cottages. Sykes Cottages do not sell, transfer or otherwise disclose this personally identifiable information outside this company, except where disclosure is required by law.

Other Websites

This Site may contain links to other sites of third parties. We are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of those other sites. We may revise this Privacy Policy from time to time. You are responsible for checking this policy when you visit our Site to review the current policy. If you do not agree with the policy, you should cease use of the Site immediately.


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Google Analytics' cookies are used to collect anonymous information about how people use our website. We actively use this information to help us improve our site for the benefit of our customers.

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Google uses cookies to track its 'Google +1' system. For further details on this please see Google's privacy policy.

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Sykes Cottages uses these cookies to assess how visitors arrive at the Sykes website. This helps us ensure we're reaching customers where and when they need us.

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Sykes Cottages uses these cookies to assess how visitors arrive at the Sykes website. For more details on Yahoo Search Marketing, please see Yahoo's privacy policy.

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This cookie is essential in order for our site to function and is used to help us balance our web traffic. This ensures we provide an optimal browsing experience for every visitor.

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Sykes Cottages works with selected partners to ensure we reach new and existing customers who may be interested in booking a cottage with us.

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Access Rights

You have a right to access the personal data that is held about you. Please write to us at the following address to obtain a copy of the personal information Sykes Cottages holds about you: Sykes Cottages, Lime Tree House, Hoole Lane, Chester, CH2 3EG, enclosing your postal details.