Our Commitment to Privacy
ALX Amsterdam Language Experience is committed to respecting your privacy and protecting your personal data:
We will be totally transparent about the data we collect and the use we make of them.
Likewise, we will use the data to try to get to know you better and thus be able to send you relevant offers.
If you tell us that you do not want to receive commercial communications, we will stop sending them. Of course, we will continue to send you important information related to a product or service that you have purchased to keep you informed about your reservation or contracted service.
We will send you information when it is relevant for the product or service that you have acquired, in order to keep you informed about your reservation or contracted service.
We will adopt the necessary measures to protect and keep your information safe.
We will respect the data protection rights and try to give you control over your own information.
Whenever you make a booking or use the services of ALX Amsterdam Language Experience, we need to register some of your personal details. We also process data in other cases, such as information requests, the administration of competitions and when visiting our websites. In doing so we also use the services of third parties who receive specific personal data and process these on behalf of ALX Amsterdam Language Experience. This occurs, for instance, for the purpose of sending brochures and e-mailings or the processing of our guest surveys.
Who are we?
Amsterdam Language Experience and ALX are the trade name of Wildste C.V. Hidden Village Exploitatie BV has its registered office in Hilversum at Oude Eemnesserstraat, 3 (1221HK) Our contact info is:
Oude Eemnesserstraat, 3
What do we want to know about you?
Your personal data are primarily processed by us to provide you with a perfect holiday. We aim to build a lasting relationship with you as our customer, in order for us to continue to be of service to you in the future and provide you with offers based on your interests or past bookings.
Surname, first name and gender
We would like to use your personal data to address you personally at the park and also in our further communication. These data are obviously also required to register your booking and include the data in the night registration.
Address and place of residence
Your name and address details are required for us to enter your booking in our booking system and to register your details in the compulsory night register, but also, for example, to be able to fulfil the tourist tax declaration requirement. If we are unable to
provide you with certain information by email, that information will be sent to you by post to the address you have provided.
We may need to contact you about your booking. We will give you a call if there are any questions and may, for example, send you a text message if your bungalow or chalet is available earlier. We may call you before arrival or after your stay to ask if everything is clear and whether everything went well.
Date of birth
The person who books accommodation at ALX Amsterdam Language Experience must be at least 18 years old. In addition, tourist tax may be based on the age of the persons staying in the accommodation. We therefore need your date of birth. Should you or someone in your travel party have a birthday during your stay, then we will try to help you celebrate and we may add something extra.
We have a secure payment environment for you to pay for your booking. When paying with EBANX, PayPal or bank transfer, your data will be stored in our records to enable your payment to be linked to your booking. Besides that, we will only use your bank account number when you receive money from us. When paying by credit card, we will send your credit card details directly to our credit card partner from our secure environment. They execute our credit card payments. During this process we will not see your credit card details. Our partner only tells us if your payment has been successful.
We may look at your IP address on the internet. We remember your preferences and this allows us to give you appropriate advice.
You will receive an e-mail about your reservation, invoice and bookings. Newsletters will also be sent to you by e-mail. If you prefer not to receive newsletters and offers, you can easily unsubscribe via the link in the newsletter.
Data received from third parties and data we share with third parties
Occasionally, we do not receive data from you directly, but rather from another party. For example, if you make a booking for one of our accommodations through one of our partners,this partner will pass on certain data about you to us. This allows us to register and process your booking. Questions or changes with regard to your booking or stay may also be passed on to us by our partners. Where reasonably possible, we will notify you of the receipt of such information.
All information we receive from third parties may be combined with information that has been provided by you.
ALX Amsterdam Language Experience shares information only to third parties when and only if this is necessary for the implementation of our agreement with you or in order to comply with a legal obligation.
Furthermore, we use your information for the following:
You can call, e-mail and contact us via social media. We store your data to avoid you having to provide it again. We analyse all contact moments to make our service a little better every day. We also record telephone calls for use as training material.
Your data will be forwarded to organisations that perform activities in connection with your booking. This also includes parties that are not part of ALX Amsterdam Language Experience organisation. For example, the cleaning company or the insurance company if you have taken out travel or cancellation insurance.
You may receive newsletters and other offers from us. Their content is based on your interests and past bookings, and in some cases on information from other companies. If you prefer not to receive newsletters and offers, you can always unsubscribe via the link in the newsletter. You can also let us know by sending a note to:email@example.com
Reviews and guest survey
You can help other guests with your review. Sharing experiences gives others a better picture of ALX Amsterdam Language Experience. The responses you provide in our guest survey are reviewed by us to further improve our services. In that context, we may also share your responses and data with our partners, such as cleaning service providers. You may also be contacted based on a completed survey, for example, to ask additional questions or to thank you for your feedback.
We may sometimes approach you about taking part in a guest survey or a place on our guest panel. Additionally, we are also interested in knowing how a complaint has been handled and what you think of our newsletter. Therefore we collect information on guest behavior. This allows us to analyse your reading behaviour and provide content that suits your needs. We do this by registering unique visits and all the activities that take place during this visit, such as viewing pages, zooming in on something or clicking on links. Sometimes a third party performs these checks for us.
If you participated in a special offer, we may contact you and inform you if you have won. We also use this data to analyse our special offers. This means that they will be even more attractive next time.
If you visit our website, like us on Facebook, make a booking with us or stay at our holiday park, we will remember your preferences. We search for you and provide you with nice offers, for example by e-mail. We also use your information to improve our services and websites. And to show useful ads, for example on Facebook and Instagram. When you use social media on different devices, you may also see these ads on these other devices. Cookies play a role in this. We may have your data compared or combined with data known to other companies in order to match information and offers with your interests as much as possible. Insofar as we are required to do so by law, ALX Amsterdam Language Experience requests your consent before sending your data to third parties.
Sometimes we use guest data to investigate, prevent and counter fraud. Under certain circumstances, we are required to provide personal data to relevant agencies. In connection with (international) sanctions legislation, under certain circumstances we may also share your data with, for example, financial institutions.
Minors may not send any personal data to us without the consent of their parents or guardians. Through our website, we do not process any personal data knowingly acquired from minors. We encourage parents to be involved in the online activities of their children, so to prevent data be collected about children without parental consent. If you are convinced that we have collected personal information without the consent of a minor, please contact us via firstname.lastname@example.org, then we will remove this information.
We will retain your personal data for as long as reasonably necessary for the purposes described in this document. However, based on legislation, we may need to keep the data for a longer period.
Based on legislation, we must indicate what legal bases are used to process your personal data. This particularly concerns data processing based on 1) an agreement, 2) in connection with a legitimate interest of ALX Amsterdam Language Experience, 3) permission that has been given and 4) in connection with a statutory duty.
We use your information mainly in connection with your booking and therefore based on an agreement with you. Your booking will be registered and we will do everything possible to make your stay as pleasant as possible. Additional contact moments, such as reviews, marketing activities, and the registration and analysis of your actions will take place in connection with a legitimate interest of ALX Amsterdam Language Experience. You can also sign up for a newsletter. By doing so, you are giving us permission to use your data for this purpose. Additionally, we are legally required to include your data in the night registration.
What are your rights?
The right of inspection and the right to rectification, restriction of processing and erasure
In the event that your personal data are processed by ALX Amsterdam Language Experience you are entitled to receive a copy of the data that have been collected about you. You are also entitled to receive your data in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format. Please direct any such requests to the following email address: email@example.com, we will respond to your request within one month of receipt.
If the statement shows that your personal data are incorrect or incomplete or if, in your opinion, in consideration of the purpose of the registration, you feel that certain data should not be included in the ALX Amsterdam Language Experience, then you may request that ALX Amsterdam Language Experience amend, delete or restrict these data. In addition, you have the right to object to the processing of your data. Such requests can likewise be directed to the email or postal address listed above.
Should you request that we amend or delete information that is necessary for the execution of the agreement, this may result in your no longer being able to use our services.
Right to withdraw consent
If you have consented to the processing of your personal data, you have the right to withdraw that consent at all times. We will then cease to process the personal data that were processed based on your consent.
If you have any complaints about the way in which your personal data are handled, please let us know by sending us an email (firstname.lastname@example.org). We will do our very best to address your complaint. You also are entitled to submit your complaint to the national supervisory authority, the Dutch Data Protection Authority.
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