Privacy Statement

Designbase, the operators of this site, would like your experience of our web site to be a pleasant one and wish to reassure you of any concerns you may have over your privacy. This statement outlines:


We use cookies on this website although none are connected with any personal information. A cookie is a text file sent by a web server to a web browser, and stored by the browser. The text file is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. This enables the web server to identify and track the web browser.

Types of Cookies we use on this site:

We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our website. These companies may use information (which cannot, at least through this site, be connected with any personal information) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. In continuing to use of this web site you agree that the operators of this web site may not be held responsible for the use of third party cookies.

In continuing to use this website you have agreed to let us put cookies on your computer or, if you'd prefer that this information is not collected, you will need to turn off the acceptance of cookies in your web browser.

What if I don't want to accept Cookies?

If you wish, you can turn cookies off using your web browser security options, it will have no effect, beyond the display of third party advertisements, on the level of service provided by this site.

You can choose to turn off cookies at any time using your browser's privacy settings. Some browsers will allow you to do this on a website-to-website basis, most will simply turn off cookies for all websites. Please read your brower's help pages for more information.

What personally identifiable information is collected through this web site and how it is used by Designbase:

While you are browsing the pages

General information, such as which pages users access, is automatically collected by our web server through use of your IP addresses. An IP address is a number automatically assigned to your computer whenever you are on the internet. We use your IP address to monitor the number of pages accessed, help diagnose problems with our server, and to administer our web site. We do not link your IP address to anything personally identifiable, so you will remain anonymous in the analysis of these logs.

Registration forms for hoteliers and accomodation owners

By its very nature this web site requires that hoteliers choosing to participate submit some basic contact information through our signup forms. This information includes contact name, organisation name, address, telephone and fax numbers and your email address. With the exception of your contact name, this information is accessible to the general public in searches made via this web site.

We will use this contact information to send you information about our company, new schemes and web site features and special promotions. You may opt-out of receiving future postal or e-mailings; see the "your choice to opt-out" below.

"Email a friend"

The web site contains an “Email a Friend” function for sending details of this web site to friends and colleagues. This function starts up your own email tool and is not stored or used for any other purpose.

Email contact

Direct email communications with Designbase. will not result in your email address being added to a mailing list.

Your choice to opt-out:

Our site provides users the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications from us or third parties at the point of request for information.

Alternatively, by sending your details by post to:

Lea Bailey

Corrections and Updates:

Please use our contact form to notify us of any updates to information or corrections required.

Third Party Booking Services & Advertising

Please note: that the booking service is provided through our booking partners and any information you provide in connection with hotel enquiries or online bookings made through those services are not subject to this, Designbase's own, Privacy Statement.

Please read our booking partner's own Privacy Statements for more information: