Last Updated October 8, 2018
There are different types of cookies and other technologies used our Website:
- “Session cookies” – These cookies only last as long as your online session, and disappear from your computer or device when you close your browser.
- “Persistent cookies” – These cookies stay on your computer or device after your browser has been closed and last for a time specified in the cookie. We use persistent cookies when we need to know who you are for more than one browsing session. For example, we use them to remember your preferences for the next time you visit.
- “Web Beacons/Pixels” – Some of our web pages and emails may also contain small electronic images known as web beacons, clear GIFs, or single-pixel GIFs. These images typically work in conjunction with cookies to collect data, such as counting the number of users who have visited a web page or acted upon one of our email digests.
Cookies We Place
We place our own cookies on your computer to track certain information about you while you are using our websites. For example, we place a session cookie on your computer each time you visit our website. Through these cookies, we are able to collect information about how you use the Website, including what browser you may be using, your IP address, the URL address you came to our website from, and the URL you visit when you leave our website (even if those URLs are not on our Website). We also utilize email web beacons to monitor whether our emails are being delivered and read.
Facebook, Twitter, and other Social Network Cookies
Our content pages allow you to share content appearing on our website to your social media accounts through the “Like,” “Tweet,” or similar buttons displayed on such pages. To accomplish this, we embed code that such third party social networks provide and that we do not control. These buttons know that you are logged in to your social network account and therefore such social networks could also know that you are viewing our website.
When using our website, you may be directed to other websites for various purposes, such as making reservations for dining or an excursion, or for other reasons. these websites may use their own cookies. We do not have control over the placement of cookies by other websites you visit, even if you are directed to them from our website.
How You Can Control Cookies
Many of the cookies used on our website and through emails can be disabled through your browser. To disable cookies through your browser, follow the instructions usually located within the “Help,” “Tools,” or “Edit” menus in your browser. Please note that disabling a cookie or a category of cookies does not delete the cookie from your browser unless you manually remove it through your browser.
Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort
10 Queens Folly Road, PO Box 5628
Hilton Head Island, SC 29938