www.friendly-places.com Privacy Policy

  • Friendly-Places is committed to protecting your privacy and security. We will only use the information we collect about you with your consent to tell you about our services. We will never wilfully disclose personal information about you to any third party without first receiving your permission or unless we are under a legal obligation to do so.
  • The only personal data we collect is the contact details (name, e-mail address and telephone number) of a contact person at each accommodation business listed on this web site. We store this information securely and it is accessed and processed only by staff authorised to do so at Patience Design Limited. We will only use this information to contact you about your listing on this web site and will never share these contact details with any other person or organisation unless under a legal obligation to do so. If you no longer wish us to store these contact details, we can remove it from our database but it will also mean that we will remove your property from this web site. If you would like us to do this, please e-mail , quoting your Friendly Places User ID and password, to ask us to remove your data from our database and your property from this web site. Such requests must originate from the contact e-mail address we have on file for that property. After carrying out security checks, we promise that we will process your request promptly and will e-mail you to let you know when it has been done.
  • We do not store financial details (credit or debit card numbers) of accommodation providers who pay for a listing on this web site.
  • We use third-party advertising companies to display ads when you visit our website. These companies may use information about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you and/or to track your purchases to identify sales referrals which come from this web site. Please see below for more information about this practice.
  • We use Google Analytics to track the number and source of visitors to this web site; this does not give us access to personally identifiable information.
  • We may use data from Google's Interest-based advertising or 3rd-party audience data (such as age, gender and interests) with Google Analytics to understand more about the demographics and interests of people who visit this web site, in order to provide more relevant content and adverts.

Google Ads on this web site

Google, as a third-party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on this site.

The DoubleClick DART cookie is used by Google in the ads served on publisher websites displaying AdSense for content ads. When users visit an AdSense publisher's website (such as Friendly-Places.com) and either view or click an ad, a cookie may be dropped on that end user's browser. The data gathered from these cookies will be used to help AdSense publishers serve and manage the ads on their site(s) and across the web more effectively.


  • Advertisers' Newsletter - for establishments listed on this web site. Advertisers will receive very occasional e-mails about new developments on this website, promotional opportunities, special offers, new partnerships, new facilities available to advertisers etc.
    You will automatically be subscribed to this newsletter if your business is listed on www.friendly-places.com; we cannot list your property unless we have a contact name and e-mail address for the business. If your listing is removed, your name and e-mail address will automatically be removed from database and the mailing list.

I NEVER share your e-mail address with any other person or organisation.

Jane Patience, owner/operator of www.friendly-places.com