Privacy and Security Statement
The BEST WESTERN Royal Plaza hotel and Trade Center (“We” or the “Hotel”) recognizes the importance of protecting the privacy and security of all information provided by users of this website (the “Site”). We collect and use this information throughout our Site only as disclosed in this Privacy and Security Statement (the “Statement”). This Statement applies solely to information collected by our Site. We reserve the right to change this Statement at any time.
How Information is Collected
We may collect and use personal information that you submit on the Site in any manner that is consistent with the uses stated in this Statement or disclosed elsewhere on the Site at the point you submit personal information or make a request. At the time you submit personal information or make a request, the intended use of the information you submit will be apparent in the context in which you submit it and/or the stated intended purpose. By submitting personal information, you provide your consent and permission for any use that is consistent with the uses stated in this Statement or elsewhere disclosed at the Site at the point you submit personal information. Such consent will be presumed by the Hotel, unless you state otherwise at the time you submit the personal information.
How Information is Used
- To reserve and/or purchase hotel accommodations
- To send marketing communications or surveys to you
- To respond to your questions or suggestions
- To improve the quality of your visit to our site
- To aggregate personal information for various purposes in such a manner that the end-product does not personally identify you or any other user of the Site (e.g., determining percentage of users from a particular geographic location).
In addition to reservation confirmation emails, we may periodically send out email newsletters and other notifications to our guests and users about new offers, services, products, or other news using email addresses provided during the online reservation, email list subscription, or other process. Each email you receive from us will contain an “opt-out” list removal link. To have your email address removed simply click on the link provided in the email, and your address will be removed automatically from our system.
We are committed to protecting the information we collect. Accordingly, the Site is configured with data encryption, or scrambling, technologies and industry-standard firewalls. When you enter personal information during the reservation process or otherwise at the Site, your data is protected by Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology to ensure its safe transmission.
Children’s Privacy & Parental Consent
We do not collect, process or use on our website any information relating to an individual whom we know to be under 13 years old, without prior, verifiable consent of his or her legal representative. We do not give children the ability to post or distribute personal information without prior consent.
Your IP Address is a number that is automatically assigned to the computer that you are using by your Internet Service Provider (ISP). This number is identified and logged automatically in our server log files whenever users visit the Site, along with the time(s) of such visit(s) and the page(s) that were visited. Collecting IP Addresses is a standard practice on the Internet and is done automatically by many websites. We use IP Address for purposes such as calculating Site usage levels, helping diagnose server problems, and administering the Site. Please note that we treat IP Addresses, server log files, and related information as non-personal information except when we are required to do otherwise under applicable law. We may utilize sources (such as: cookies and so-called pixel tags, web beacons, clear GIFs, and other similar technologies) to collect non-personal information from your use of our Site. To learn more about cookies, please visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org/.
Each Best Western branded hotel, including our own, is independently owned and operated. Best Western International, Inc. does not manage or control this Site or any third-party website.
If you have any questions about our privacy and security statement or the practices of our Site, you may write to us at the following postal address:
181 Boston Post Road West
Marlborough, MA 01752