Who we are

Our website address is: https://paoniahostel.com.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

If you complete a reservation on this website, we collect demographic and contact information to properly identify you and to contact you before or after your reservation if necessary. We collect credit card information to process your reservation. 

Contact forms

If you use a contact form on our site we collect your name, email address and any information you provide in the contact form. All information entered into the form on the “contact us” page is forwarded from this website to manager@paoniahostel.com and should not be considered a secure form of contact.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Who we share your data with

Credit card data is shared securely with our credit card processor to complete your reservation. Data you provide via contact form may be shared with hostel managers. No data you provide will be sold or shared with third parties for marketing purposes.

How long we retain your data

Any contact form entries and associated metadata may be retained indefinitely. 

What rights you have over your data

If you have completed a reservation or contact form on this website, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Contact form data may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Credit cards are processed via Square.

Contact form entries are provided by email to hostel managers.

How we protect your data

All credit card data is processed through Square. Square’s privacy and security policy can be reviewed here: https://squareup.com/help/us/en/article/3796-privacy-and-security