How cookies are used from San Giorgio Palace Hotel

What are cookies and what they do:
Cookies are informations that can be stored on your device (smartphone or computer) when you surf on Internet. Thanks to cookies, the server sends information every time you return to this site to allow optimal navigation.

Which cookies we use

This website DOES NOT USE PROFILING COOKIES. Profiling cookies are used to track the user’s navigation on the network and create profiles on your tastes, habits, choices, etc. Through these cookies you may be sent to the user’s terminal, advertising messages in line with the preferences already expressed by the user in navigating online (Official Document Information and consent to the use of cookies). (Official document Information and consent to the use of cookies).

They are key to navigate through all group sites and use all its functions, such as reservations. Without these cookies it would not be possible provide the required services. These cookies are not used for commercial purposes.

Collect and analyse information about the site by visitors (page viewed, number of visits, time spent on the website, etc.) to provide a better browsing experience. This type of cookie does not collect any information that can identify you in some way. All information collected is anonymous and used only to improve the use of the site. These cookies are not used for commercial purposes.

They allow you to “remember” the choices you have made and customise the site content in order to improve the service rendered to you. These cookies are not used for commercial purposes.

These cookies are set by a site other than the one you are visiting (the so-called third-party). The cookies used, for example, to collect information for advertising purposes and customisation of content, as well as to process web statistics, may be “third-party cookie”. These allow you to get the most comprehensive surveys of browsing habits of users and are believed to be more sensitive in terms of integrity. For this reason, most Web browsers allow you to change the settings so that the cookies are not accepted. (For more information informazioni Your Online Choices)
The user can decide whether to accept cookies also using the settings on your browser. Disabling cookies “third-party” affect the navigability of the site itself, for example, it prevents the display of maps of google and youtube video.
The setting can be defined specifically for different websites and web applications. Furthermore the best browsers allow you to define different settings for cookies “owners” and those of “third parties”.
For example, in Firefox through the menu Tools> Options> Privacy, you can access a control panel where you can specify whether or not to accept the different types of cookies and remove them.

  • Change the permissions of the cookies in Google Chrome
  • Change the permissions of the cookies in Firefox
  • Change the permissions of the cookies in Internet Explorer
  • Change the permissions of the cookies in Opera
  • Change the permissions of the cookies in Safari

Below there is a list of approved suppliers to place cookies on our site and the privacy policies:

For information on how to change your cookie settings select below the browser you are using:


Google Chrome version 24 or higher

1 Select “menu Chrome” in the bar of your browser
2 Select “Settings”
3 Select “Show advanced settings”
4 In the “Privacy” section click on “Set content”
5 Disable all cookies by selecting “Block sites from setting any data” and “Block third-party cookies and site data”
6 Click on “OK”


1 Select “Settings” located at the top right and is represented with a gear
2 Select “Preferences”
3 From the preference pane select the tab for the “Privacy”
4 To disable cookies, under “Block cookies”, select ‘Always’. Select the option ‘from third party sites and sponsors’ to disable cookies from sources outside the page you are viewing.
5 Click on “OK”


Firefox version 9 or higher

1 Select “Tools” in the toolbar of your browser
2 Select “Options”
3 Select the “Privacy”
4 In the “History” from the menu choose the option “Use custom settings”
5 Disable cookies by unchecking ‘Accept cookies from sites ”
6 Click on “OK”

Internet Explorer

Internet Explorer version 6 or higher

1 Select “Tools” in the toolbar of your browser
2 Select “Internet Options”
3 Select “Privacy” and then click on “Advanced”
4 Select “Override automatic cookie handling”
5 Disable the “first-party cookies” by selecting “Block”
6 Disable the “third party cookies” by selecting “Block”
7 Turn off “session cookie” unchecking “Always allow session cookies”
8 Click on “OK”

If you are browsing from your smartphone select the operating system you are using:



1 Get into the control panel of the “Settings”
2 Select “Safari”
3 In the “Privacy and Security” select “Block Cookies”
4 In the next menu choose “Always”


1 Open the Chrome menu
2 Select “Settings”
3 In the “Advanced” tab, select “Content Settings”
4 Move the switch voice ‘Accept Cookies’ on position 0.


Default Browser: Internet
1 Start the Web Browser
2 Once the browser is started, press the Menu button on your phone
3 Select the “Settings”
4 Select the “Content Settings”
5 Scroll through the list looking for the “Accept Cookies” and deselect the check button.


1 Start the browser Chrome
2 Press the Menu button on your phone
3 Select the “Settings”
4 Select “Site Settings”
5 Move the switch voice ‘Accept Cookies’ position 0.Per the third-party cookies, clear the check button to “Allow third-party cookies”


1 Open Firefox for Android.
2 Touch the menu button (located at the bottom of the screen or in the upper right).
3 Touch Settings (you may need to touch first the voice Other)
4 Touch Privacy.
5 Touch and select Cookie settings “to Off” that prevents all types of cookies to be stored on the device.

Windows Phone

To set which Internet Explorer must accept cookies

1 In Internet Explorer, tap More> “Settings”, then tap “Advanced settings”.
You can access the settings for Internet Explorer also Settings in the list of apps.
2 Under Cookies from websites, select:
– Block number – you can block third-party cookies.
– Block all – allows to block all cookies.

Please note that if you disable cookies, you may disable certain features of the website. Even with all the cookies disabled, your browser will continue to store a small amount of information, necessary for the core functionality of the site.


Dear User,
San Giorgio Palace Hotel (hereinafter, “San Giorgio Palace”) respects and protects your privacy. Under Article. 13 of the Privacy Code (Legislative Decree no. 196 of 30 June 2003), we provide below the information regarding the processing of personal data (hereinafter, the “Users”) that interact with this website (hereinafter , the site “). This information relates only to the possible processing of personal data in the course and at the navigation on the site and booking.

Data processor
The treatment of personal data belonging to users of the site is now Lirò Ltd with registered offices in Via Risorgimento 4, Ragusa RG, Italy.

Purpose of processing data
Users’ data are collected and used to allow navigation on the Site, to improve the browsing experience and to enable reservations or respond to any requests and communications from Members.

Types of data processed
Navigation data: computer systems and software procedures used to operate this website acquire during their normal exercise some personal data whose transmission is implicit in the communication protocols of the Internet. This information is not collected to be associated with identified, but by their very nature could, through processing and association with data held by third parties, identify users. This category of data includes IP addresses or domain names of computers used by users who connect to the site, the URI (Uniform Resource Identifier) ​​of requested resources, time of request, the method used to submit the request to the server, the file size obtained in response, the numerical code indicating the status of response from the server (eg. good, error, etc.) and other parameters regarding the operating system and computer environment. These data are used only to obtain anonymous statistical information on the site, to verify the proper operation and improve the browsing experience of users, and is deleted immediately after processing. The data could be used to ascertain responsibility in case of computer crimes against the site.

Data provided voluntarily by users: the optional, explicit and voluntary information in web forms or e-mail addresses listed on this site involves the subsequent acquisition of the sender’s necessary to respond to requests, and any other data included in the message or conferred upon reservation.

Optional supply of data
A respect for navigation data, users are free to provide their personal data in order to request information material or other communications. Their absence may make it impossible to fulfil the request.

Mode data processing
The treatment is done through automated means (eg. Using electronic procedures) and / or manually (eg. On paper) for the time necessary to achieve the purposes for which the data were gathered and, anyway, in accordance with current regulations. Specific security measures are taken to prevent data loss, misuse or improper and unauthorised access.