Information about cookies

A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your computer when visiting a website. This text file stores information that can be read by the website when visiting it again at a later date. Some of these cookies are necessary because otherwise the site is unable to function properly. Other cookies are convenient for the visitor. By using cookies Hotel Castel makes sure that you do not receive the same information every single time you visit the Hotel Castel website.

To protect your personal details as well as against any possible loss of information or any form of unlawful processing, Hotel Castel has taken appropriate organisational and technical measures.

Disabling cookies:
You can modify your browser to turn off cookies very easily.


  1. Open Firefox.
  2. At the top of the Firefox window, click on the ‘Firefox’ button and then select ‘Options’.
  3. Select the ‘Privacy’ panel.
  4. Set ‘Firefox will:’ to ‘Use custom settings for history’. Uncheck ‘Accept cookies from sites’ to disable cookies.
  5. Click ‘OK’ to close the Options window.

Internet Explorer:

  1. Open Internet Explorer.
  2. Click the ‘Tools’ button, and then click ‘Internet Options’.
  3. Click the ‘Privacy’ tab, and then, under ‘Settings’ move the slider to the top to block all cookies, and then click ‘OK’.

Google Chrome:

  1. Open Google Chrome.
  2. Click on the tool icon.
  3. Select Settings’.
  4. Near the bottom of the page, click ‘Show advanced settings’.
  5. In the ‘Privacy’ section, click ‘Content settings’.
  6. To disable cookies, select ‘Block sites from setting any data’.


  1. Open Safari.
  2. Choose ‘Preferences’ in the toolbar and then click ‘Privacy’ (You can find the tool bar which looks like a gearwheel, above and on the right in the Safari window.)
  3. In the ‘Block cookies’ section, you can specify if and when Safari should accept cookies from websites To see an explanation of the options, click the Help button (question mark)
  4. If you want to see which websites store cookies on your computer, click Details.


Privacy Policy and Agreement

Pursuant to Article 13 of the Italian Law No. 196 of 30 June 2003, the company Hotel Castel GmbH hereby declares that all basic rights and liberties and the dignity of the affected individual, in particular with respect to non-disclosure, personal identity and the protection of personal data, will be accounted for when processing data.

The owner of the data processing services is the company Hotel Castel GmbH, located in 39019 Tirol bei Meran (BZ), Keschtngasse 18.

The company Hotel Castel GmbH reserves the right to change or amend this Privacy Policy at any time, especially in the event of changes to relevant legislation or introduction of new relevant regulations.

Purpose and objectives of processing data

  •  Compliance with legal obligations, obligations arising from regulations, Community standards or civil or tax laws;
  • Performance of any contractual obligations vis-à-vis the affected individual;
  • Performance of activities related to the business of our company, such as maintaining internal statistics, invoicing or customer and supplier accounting;
  • Performance of business data processing activities, such as sending business information (by post, fax or e-mail), or for the purposes of marketing, market research or requesting references; storage and archiving in computer systems and publication of images from projects carried out by Hotel Castel GmbH on our website;
  • Protection of accounts receivable and management of accounts payable;
  • Purposes related to insurance, in particular, credit insurance.

Transmission of data

For the purposes described above, your personal information may be transmitted if required: - to government agencies and entities if required by law; - to credit institutes with whom our company maintains business relationships for the purposes of managing accounts receivable and accounts payable or making financing arrangements; - to any individual or entity, whether public or private (including but not limited to legal, administrative or tax consulting firms, courts of law, chambers of commerce etc.), provided that transmitting the data is found to be necessary or appropriate for the purposes of conducting our business, as well as in the ways described above for the relevant purposes.

Rights of the affected individual

The Data Protection Act allows the affected individual to exercise specific rights as granted under Article 7. In particular, the affected individual is entitled to know what personal information the holder is maintaining about him or her, and whether any such information about him or her exists, even if such information has not been stored as yet; as well as obtain details in a clearly understandable form as to the nature and origin of such personal information and the reasons and purposes for which it is being processed, the identities of the holder of such information and the individual responsible for its processing as well as any persons or categories of persons to whom such information may be transmitted. The affected individual has the right to review, confirm, correct and/or amend his or her personal information, request its deletion, its blocking against access and/or its anonymisation, provided that processing would violate legal requirements. The affected individual has the right to deny processing of his or her information or parts thereof for legitimate reasons or demand the deletion, locking against access or anonymisation of such information, and to deny such processing without citing any legitimate reasons if such information is used for the purposes of trade information, distribution of advertising material, direct marketing or market research or opinion polling. Any affected individual may, whether in person or through an authorised agent, assert her or his relevant rights by registered post to the person responsible for data processing, Mr. Daniel Dobitsch (Hotel Castel GmbH, Keschtngasse 18, 39019 Tirol bei Meran) or by sending an e-mail message to info[at]