Privacy Policy under the General Data Protection Regulation.

For “Hotel a due Passi dal Pizzo,” attention to confidentiality, data protection, and the privacy of personal data has always been an absolute priority. In accordance with Articles 13 and 14 of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 on the Protection of Personal Data, with this policy, we explain to Users how we collect, use, and protect personal information, the choices and rights they have in this regard, and how they can contact us.

Data Controller

The Data Controller for personal data processing is:

Vacanze Salentine SRLS
Via Venti Settembre, 00187 Roma

Purpose of Processing

Users are free to provide personal data via online forms or email addresses to submit requests for information, contact, request the sending of informative material, or send other communications of various kinds.

We collect personal information through our website for the following purposes:

to fulfill the specific request submitted by the User;

Filling out the contact form and/or sending an email to the addresses indicated in the various areas of the website may result in the subsequent acquisition of the sender’s address, necessary to respond to requests, as well as any other personal data entered in the message.

This processing is based on the principle expressed by Article 6 of the Regulation, according to which the processing of personal data is lawful if necessary for the performance of the service requested by the data subject.

Providing data is optional, but necessary to fulfill the request.

Processing Methods

Data processing is carried out using predominantly automated tools and for the time strictly necessary to achieve the purposes for which they were collected. Adequate security measures, as provided for by Regulation (EU) 2016/679 on the Protection of Personal Data, are observed to prevent data loss, unlawful or incorrect uses, and unauthorized access.

Processing related to the website services is handled by internal personnel specifically appointed for processing or by individuals tasked with occasional maintenance operations.

Types of Personal Data Collected

The personal data collected through the website may be those provided by the user via the contact form or through email addresses and usually include personal and contact data, as well as the message the user intends to send to the Data Controller.

In addition to the common data provided directly and intentionally by the user, the computer systems and software procedures used to operate this website acquire, during their normal operation, some browsing data whose transmission is implicit in the use of Internet communication protocols.

For more information on this, please refer to the dedicated Cookie Policy.

Communication of Data to Third Parties

We will not sell, transfer, or disclose your personal data to third parties unless required by law.

We will communicate your personal data carefully to selected providers for service support, such as maintenance companies and technical assistance for systems. The updated list of subjects to whom data may be communicated is available from the Data Controller.

Data Retention

Your personal data provided through the website or dedicated email addresses will be retained for the time necessary to fulfill the request. They will be deleted afterward.

Data Subject Rights

Under EU Regulation 679/2016, you are entitled to: the right to ask the Data Controller for access to personal data (Article 15), rectification (Article 16), erasure (Article 17), or restriction of processing (Article 18), the right to data portability (Article 20), or to object to their processing (Article 21), as well as the right not to be subject to a decision based solely on automated processing, including profiling, which produces legal effects concerning you or significantly affects you (Article 22). If the processing of personal data is based on your consent, under Article 7 paragraph 3 of the Regulation, you have the right to withdraw your consent to the newsletter subscription or revoke the consent provided for the purpose of sending advertising or direct sales material or for conducting market research or commercial communication at any time.

Requests can be made to the Data Controller by writing to the email address:, at the address Via Ludovisi 35, 00185 Rome, or by calling +39 320 2456789.

You also have the right to lodge a complaint with the supervisory authority (Article 77 of the Regulation) if you believe that the processing carried out by the Controller is not compliant.


Extended information on the use of cookies

With this document, pursuant to articles 13 and 122 of Legislative Decree no. 196/2003 (“privacy code”), as well as pursuant to the provisions of the General Provision of the Privacy Guarantor of May 8, 2014, some information is provided to users of the site about the cookies used.

What are cookies

A “cookie” is a small text file created on the user’s computer at the moment when they access a certain website, with the purpose of storing and transporting information. Cookies are sent from a web server (which is the computer where the website visited is running) to the user’s browser (Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, etc.) and stored on the user’s computer; they are then sent back to the website at each subsequent visit.

During navigation, the user may also receive cookies on their terminal from different sites (so-called “third-party” cookies), set directly by the operators of these websites and used for the purposes and according to the procedures defined by them.

This Site uses cookies to make its services as efficient and easy to use as possible. By visiting this Site,

a minimal amount of information is inserted into the user’s device.

Cookies Used on this Site

Technical Cookies

Navigation or session technical cookies used to ensure normal navigation and use of the website, to make purchases, and to authenticate for access to reserved areas of the website, as well as to monitor its correct functioning.

Functionality cookies, to allow the user to navigate according to a series of selected criteria (for example, language, products selected for purchase) in order to improve the service provided to them.

For the installation of these cookies, the prior consent of users is not required, while the obligation to provide information pursuant to Article 13 of the Code remains, which the site manager, if only using these devices, may provide in the manner it deems most appropriate.

Third-party Technical Cookies

Cookies of this type are used to collect information about the use of the website by visitors, the keywords used to reach the website, the websites visited, and the origins of the traffic from which visitors come for marketing campaigns. The data controller may use this information to compile reports and improve the Site. These cookies collect information anonymously. Cookies of this type are sent directly from the Site itself or from third-party domains.

Instructions for Managing Cookies in the Browser

In many browsers, it is possible to set rules to manage cookies on a site-by-site basis, an option that provides more targeted control of one’s privacy. It is possible to disable cookies from all sites, except those considered reliable.

How to Disable Cookies

All browsers have a “Clear browsing data” option in the Tools menu. Use this option to delete cookies and other data from websites and plug-ins, including data stored on your device by Adobe Flash Player (commonly known as Flash cookies).


Open the Chrome Browser
Click the menu in the toolbar of the browser next to the URL entry window for navigation
Select Settings
Click Show Advanced Settings
In the “Privacy” section, click the “Content Settings” button
In the “Cookies” section, you can change the following settings related to cookies:
Allow saving data locally
Change local data only until you close the browser
Prevent sites from setting cookies
Block third-party cookies and site data
Manage exceptions for some websites
Delete individual cookies stored

For more information, visit the dedicated page: Chrome

Mozilla Firefox

Open the Mozilla Firefox Browser
Click the menu in the toolbar of the browser next to the URL entry window for navigation
Select Options
Select the Privacy panel
Click Show Advanced Settings
In the “Privacy” section, click the “Content Settings” button
In the “Tracking” section, you can change the following settings related to cookies:

Ask sites not to perform any tracking
Communicate to sites the willingness to be tracked
Do not communicate any preferences regarding the tracking of personal data
From the “History” section, you can:
By enabling “Use custom settings,” select to accept third-party cookies (always, from the most visited sites, or never) and to keep them for a certain period (until they expire, until Firefox is closed, or ask every time)

Delete individual cookies stored

For more information, visit the dedicated page: Firefox

Internet Explorer

Open the Internet Explorer Browser
Click the Tools button and select Internet Options
Click the Privacy tab and, in the Settings section, change the slider according to the action you want to perform on cookies:

Block all cookies
Allow all cookies
Select sites from which to obtain cookies: move the cursor to an intermediate position so as not to block or allow all cookies, then click on Sites, in the Website Address box, enter a website, and then click on Block or Allow

For more information, visit the dedicated page: Internet Explorer

Safari 6

Open the Safari Browser
Click on Safari, select Preferences, and click on Privacy
In the “Block Cookies” section, specify how Safari should accept cookies from websites.
To view which sites have stored cookies, click Details

For more information, visit the dedicated page: Safari

Safari iOS (mobile devices)

Open the Safari iOS Browser
Tap Settings and then Safari
Tap Block Cookies and choose from the various options: “Never,” “Third-party and advertisers,” or “Always”
To delete all cookies stored by Safari, tap Settings, then Safari, and finally Clear Cookies and Data

For more information, visit the dedicated page: iOS

Another feature present in newer browsers (e.g., Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox, Safari) is the incognito browsing mode. You can browse in incognito mode to prevent visits to websites or downloads from being recorded in browsing and download histories. With incognito browsing mode, all cookies created are deleted after closing all incognito browsing windows.

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