Privacy Policy

Portugal Golf Experience

Portugal Golf Experience is committed to assuring high quality service and aspects relating to the privacy of all clients and visitors to our site and in compliance with EU-General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) 2016/679, dated April 27th 2016.
Your data are strictly confidential and for the exclusive use of Portugal Golf Experience and in the limit authorized by our customers and in order to improve our service and the way we communicate with you.

By interacting with us, you understand that you are providing personal data to us voluntarily and there is a legitimate reason to retain this information for the period required to give you an offer and/ or make your booking.
See as well at our Terms and Conditions.

Third parties

Information about our customers is an important part of our business, and we are not in the business of selling it to others. Therefore, you will only be contacted by Portugal Golf Experience directly and never by other partners or outside companies for marketing purposes. When making a request for greenfee prices or greenfee booking, it may happen that our Greenfee booking partner agency (Quo Vadis) contacts you directly but always keeping us informed.

We will only disclose your personal information to third parties for the purposes of completing your booking through us, in order to provide you with the information or services you have requested (ex. guests names to hotels, golf handicaps to golf courses, cell phone number to rental clubs provider, etc and any information relevant to make sure you will have a good stay).

If you want to be removed from our database, you may contact us at any time at info@portugalgolf.net.

Personal Information

Our contact database is for the only use of the staff of Portugal Golf Experience and within the objectives to help you organize your golf trip to Portugal. Certain pieces of information may be required in order to send you a proposal and complete your reservation. For instance: email address, phone number, playing golf handicaps, the names of the guests who will be travelling with you and your payment information or guarantee of reservation.

We do not knowingly collect personal information from individuals under 18 years of age. We might ask you for the age of your children to verify that they qualify for some gratuities or rate discounts, according to some offers hotels or golf courses may have.

This information is only kept in our files during your booking process and until you have returned home. We will keep this information in our file for the next 8 years (except for the credit card information which are immediately erased from our system once the hotels or other trip providers have confirmed that the reservation is guaranteed or paid) and in case you will contact us to book another golf trip to Portugal. This will help us create a personalized service and facilitate your next booking.
You may contact us at any time to ask us to remove this information from our file at info@portugalgolf.net.

Credit card details or other financial details from our clients are not stored in our database, they are for the sole purpose of reservation guaranteed or pre-payment whenever required by the hotels, golf courses or other trip providers and according to their cancellation policy and other privacy policy.
See as well at our Terms and Conditions.

Electronic Communications and emailing

After you have made a request you will receive a confirmation message and then will be contacted by our customer service. The exchange of emails will last until the organization of your trip is perfectly finalized.
Sometimes Portugal Golf Experience may send feedback emails after your stay in Portugal,

You can easily subscribe to our Newsletter (see at the bottom of this page), which contains special offers and more information about Golf In Portugal. You can also choose to stop receiving the newsletter at any time, by sending us an email.

Portugal Golf Experience sends a newsletter every two or three months to their customers and to keep them informed of the latest promotions and offers for golf travels in Portugal.
We use a third-party provider, E-Goi, to deliver our newsletter. We gather statistics around email opening and clicks using industry standard technologies to help us monitor and improve our e-newsletter. For more information, please contact E-Goi directly.

We do not share your contacts with third parties for marketing purposes.
You may decide to be removed from our data base at any time by contacting us: info@portugalgolf.net.
For any other question concerning your privacies, please contact us at info@portugalgolf.net.

A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. It enables our website to remember your actions and preferences over a period of time (such as language preference), so you don't have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another. Since cookies are text files, they cannot read information read on your hard drive and are not used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer.
We use cookies and Google Analytics tracking to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyze date about webpage traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs and improve users experience. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes (such as numbers of visitors to our site, their behaviour and standard information such as language or location) and then the data is removed from the system.

You can control and / or delete cookies as you wish. You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed.You can find out how to define thoses settings by oing to the "Help" menu on your browser. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work.

Links to and from Other Websites

Portugal Golf Experience does not control and is not responsible for the privacy policies of information gathering practices of other websites, including those to which we may link and those which may link to us.

Security

To guarantee the security of your data and maximum confidentiality, we treat all the information that you provided us in a fully confidential manner. Whenever your credit card information is requested, that communication takes place through a SSL (Secured Sockets Layer) safe line, considering you are using browsers that allow for SSL.

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