Cookie Policy

Our Use of Cookies

Our Sites may place and access certain first party Cookies on your computer or device. First party Cookies are those placed directly by Us and are used only by Us. We use Cookies to facilitate and improve your experience of Our Sites and to provide and improve Our products and services. We have carefully chosen these Cookies and have taken steps to ensure that your privacy and personal data is protected and respected at all times.

All Cookies used by and on Our Sites are used in accordance with current Cookie Law.

Before Cookies are placed on your computer or device, you will be shown a pop-up requesting your consent to set those Cookies. By giving your consent to the placing of Cookies you are enabling Us to provide the best possible experience and service to you. You may, if you wish, deny consent to the placing of Cookies; however certain features of Our Sites may not function fully or as intended.

Certain features of Our Sites depend on Cookies to function. Cookie Law deems these Cookies to be “strictly necessary”. Your consent will not be sought to place these Cookies, but it is still important that you are aware of them. You may still block these Cookies by changing your internet browser’s settings as detailed below in section 13.9, but please be aware that Our Sites may not work properly if you do so. We have taken great care to ensure that your privacy is not at risk by allowing them.

The first party Cookies may be placed on your computer or device.

Our Sites use analytics services. Website analytics refers to a set of tools used to collect and analyse anonymous usage information, enabling Us to better understand how Our Sites are used. This, in turn, enables Us to improve Our Sites and the products and services offered through them. You do not have to allow Us to use these Cookies, however whilst Our use of them does not pose any risk to your privacy or your safe use of Our Sites, it does enable Us to continually improve Our Sites, making it a better and more useful experience for you.

The analytics service(s) used by Our Sites use(s) Cookies to gather the required information.

Cookie Name Type Provider Purpose Expiry
Necessary
JSESSIONID HTTP uk2.roomlynx.net Preserves users states across page requests. Session
PHPSESSID HTTP reservation.quandoo.co.uk Preserves user session state across page requests. Session
language HTML reservation.quandoo.co.uk Saves the user’s preferred language on the website. 1 year
ARRAffinity HTTP gldev.azurewebsites.net Used to distribute traffic to the website on several servers in order to optimise response times. Session
Statistics
@@History/@@scroll|# HTML widget.quandoo.co.uk Unclassified Persistent
__utma HTTP reservation.quandoo.co.uk Collects data on the number of times a user has visited the website as well as dates for the first and most recent visit. Used by Google Analytics. 2 years
__utmb HTTP reservation.quandoo.co.uk Registers a timestamp with the exact time of when the user accessed the website. Used by Google Analytics to calculate the duration of a website visit. Session
__utmc HTTP reservation.quandoo.co.uk Registers a timestamp with the exact time of when the user leaves the website. Used by Google Analytics to calculate the duration of a website visit. Session
__utmt HTTP reservation.quandoo.co.uk Used to throttle the speed of requests to the server. Session
__utmz HTTP reservation.quandoo.co.uk Collects data on where the user came from, what search engine was used, what link was clicked and what search term was used. Used by Google Analytics. 6 months
_dc_gtm_UA-# HTTP reservation.quandoo.co.uk Used by Google Tag Manager to control the loading of a Google Analytics script tag. Session
_ga HTTP exchangehotelcardiff.co.uk Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. 2 years
_ga HTTP reservation.quandoo.co.uk Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. 2 years
_ga HTTP uk2.roomlynx.net Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. 2 years
_gat HTTP reservation.quandoo.co.uk Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate Session
_gat HTTP uk2.roomlynx.net Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate Session
_gat HTTP exchangehotelcardiff.co.uk Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate Session
_gid HTTP exchangehotelcardiff.co.uk Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. Session
_gid HTTP uk2.roomlynx.net Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. Session
_gid HTTP reservation.quandoo.co.uk Registers a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how the visitor uses the website. Session
_vis_opt_s HTTP quandoo.co.uk Used by Visual Website Optimizer to determine if the visitor is participating in a design experiment. 99 days
_vis_opt_test_cookie HTTP quandoo.co.uk Used to check if the user’s browser supports cookies. Session
_vwo_uuid HTTP quandoo.co.uk Used by Visual Website Optimizer to ensure that the same user interface variant is displayed for each visit, if the user is participating in a design experiment. 10 years
ai_user HTTP uk2.roomlynx.net Used by Microsoft Application Insights software to collect statistical usage and telemetry information. The cookie stores a unique identifier to recognize users on returning visits over time. 1 year
vuid HTTP vimeo.com Collects data on the user’s visits to the website, such as which pages have been read. 2 years
Marketing
__stid HTTP sharethis.com Registers a unique ID that identifies the user’s device for return visits. 1 year
ai_session HTTP uk2.roomlynx.net Preserves users states across page requests. Session
CMDD HTTP casalemedia.com Collects anonymous data related to the user’s visits to the website, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been loaded with the purpose of displaying targeted ads. Session
CMID HTTP casalemedia.com Unclassified 1 year
CMPRO HTTP casalemedia.com Unclassified 3 months
CMPS HTTP casalemedia.com Collects anonymous data related to the user’s visits to the website, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been loaded with the purpose of displaying targeted ads. 3 months
CMSC HTTP casalemedia.com Collects anonymous data related to the user’s visits to the website, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been loaded with the purpose of displaying targeted ads. Session
CMST HTTP casalemedia.com Collects anonymous data related to the user’s visits to the website, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been loaded with the purpose of displaying targeted ads. Session
eid HTTP criteo.com Collects anonymous data related to the user’s visits to the website, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been loaded with the purpose of displaying targeted ads. 6 months
fr HTTP facebook.com Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers. 3 months
i HTTP openx.net Unclassified 1 year
IDE HTTP doubleclick.net Used by Google DoubleClick to register and report the website user’s actions after viewing or clicking one of the advertiser’s ads with the purpose of measuring the efficacy of an ad and top resent targeted ads to the user. 2 years
KRTBCOOKIE_# HTTP pubmatic.com Registers a unique ID that identifies the user’s device during return visits across websites that use the same ad network. The ID is used to allow targeted ads. 3 months
MUID HTTP bing.com Used widely by Microsoft as a unique user ID. The cookie enables user tracking by synchronising the ID across many Microsoft domains. 1 year
MUIDB HTTP bing.com Unclassified 1 year
PUBMDCID HTTP pubmatic.com Unclassified 3 months
PugT HTTP pubmatic.com Unclassified 29 days
test_cookie HTTP doubleclick.net Used to check if the user’s browser supports cookies. Session
uid HTTP criteo.com Collects anonymous data related to the user’s visits to the website, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been loaded, with the purpose of displaying targeted ads. 1 year
Unclassified
__sharethis_cookie_test__ HTTP exchangehotelcardiff.co.uk Unclassified Session
_uetsid HTTP quandoo.co.uk Unclassified Session
_vwo_ds HTTP quandoo.co.uk Unclassified 29 days
_vwo_uuid_v2 HTTP quandoo.co.uk Unclassified 1 year
criteo_write_test HTTP reservation.quandoo.co.uk Unclassified Session
cto_lwid HTTP quandoo.co.uk Unclassified 13 months
cto_tld_test HTTP quandoo.co.uk Unclassified Session
quandoo HTTP reservation-service.quandoo.co.uk Unclassified Session
quandoo HTTP widget.quandoo.co.uk Unclassified Session

In addition to the controls that We provide, you can choose to enable or disable Cookies in your internet browser. Most internet browsers also enable you to choose whether you wish to disable all cookies or only third party cookies. By default, most internet browsers accept Cookies but this can be changed. For further details, please consult the help menu in your internet browser or the documentation that came with your device.

You can choose to delete Cookies on your computer or device at any time, however you may lose any information that enables you to access Our Sites more quickly and efficiently including, but not limited to, login and personalisation settings.

It is recommended that you keep your internet browser and operating system up-to-date and that you consult the help and guidance provided by the developer of your internet browser and manufacturer of your computer or device if you are unsure about adjusting your privacy settings.