Privacy Policy

Information on the processing of personal data

This information is provided pursuant to Legislative Decree 196/2003 - (Privacy Code) - and EU Regulation 679/2016 (GDPR) and applies exclusively to data collected through

Data controller

Carmen Ricciotti
Registered office
Via Seassari 13

Purpose of processing

If you write to me through the contact form I use your data to answer you. Same if you contact me by e-mail.

Types of data collected

Data provided voluntarily by the user

The data I collect, in person, on this site are: name and email address. These data are voluntarily provided by those who contact me. Some data are optional (surname) and you are free to decide whether or not to provide them.

Browsing data

The computer systems and software that make this site work acquire, in the course of their normal operation, certain personal data whose transmission is implicit in the use of Internet communication protocols. These data are not collected in order to be associated with identified interested parties, but by their nature could allow users to be identified, through processing and association with data held by third parties. This category of data includes IP addresses or domain names of the computers used by users who connect to the site, browsers and the parameters of the computer system used to connect to the site, navigation data, including the time of the request and the response obtained from the server. This data is used for the sole purpose of obtaining anonymous statistical information on the use of my site, for the improvement of the service and to check its correct functioning.


My site uses cookies. These are text files that are stored on your computer to improve the functionality of the site, to simplify navigation by automating certain steps and to analyse the use of the site. By using this site you accept that the following cookies are installed on your device:
  • session cookies: these are not instrumental in collecting personal data with which to identify you and last only for the current session, i.e. until you close your browser. Their use does not require your consent. By using the site you expressly consent to the use of these cookies
  • analytical cookies: these are used to collect information, in aggregate form, on the number of visitors and how they navigate this site. My site uses Google Analytics, here you can find its privacy and cookie policy
You are free to decide which cookies to accept and which not to accept thanks to the cookie bar on my site. Rejecting cookies will prevent you from using certain services on my site. Reset your cookie preferences

System and maintenance logs

For operation and maintenance purposes, my site and any third-party services I use may collect system logs, i.e. files that record interactions and may also contain personal data such as users' IP addresses.

Modalities of treatment

The data collected are processed using IT tools. Appropriate security measures are observed to prevent data loss, illegal or incorrect use and unauthorised access.

Legal basis for processing

I process your personal data only if:
  • you have given your consent for one or more specific purposes (e.g. to receive a quote from me, etc.)
  • or the processing is necessary for the performance of a contract or the execution of pre-contractual measures (e.g. if you make a reservation with online payment of a deposit)
You can, at any time, ask me on what legal basis I have processed your data.

Place of processing

Data is mainly processed at my registered office in Via Seassari 13, Diano San Pietro - Imperia or at the places where I will be when I access the e-mail box. Some data may be transferred abroad. You will find more information in the details on the processing of personal data for each service.

Data retention period

I process and store personal data for the time required by the purposes for which I collected it. If I have obtained your consent to process the data, I may keep the data until you revoke your consent. I may also be obliged to keep your personal data for a longer period in compliance with a legal obligation or by order of an authority. At the end of the retention period I will delete the data collected and the right of access, deletion, rectification and the right to portability can no longer be exercised.

Personal data processing details

Contact form

If you write to me via a contact form, I use your data to reply by e-mail to your request for information or quotation. In order to be able to write to me via a contact form, you must accept this Privacy Policy. Without this consent no message can be sent from the contact form. Your data is stored in my e-mail archive and backups. Who has access to this data: the email address is only accessed by me Carmen Ricciotti. Personal data collected: name and email.

Online Reservations

If you make an online booking of your stay (Quote by e-mail), I ask you to enter your name and email address so that I can contact you and provide you with booking details including services offered, prices and payment conditions. I will receive an email notification in my inbox. Payment is made by bank transfer with Banca D'alba as the supporting bank or in cash. Here you can read the privacy policy of the Intesa San Paolo group.

Who accesses this data

Only I, Carmen Ricciotti, have access to the e-mail My accounts, therefore the invoices containing your data too, are managed by Studio Ceresola Ezio - Arma di Taggia (IM). Personal data collected: name and email.

Google Analytics

I use Google Analytics for traffic statistics on my site; I have set up Google Analytics so that your IP address is anonymised. The information generated by the Google Analytics cookie about your use of the website (including the first part of your IP address) is then transmitted to Google and stored on its servers in the USA. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, and will provide this information, in aggregate form and not linked to your identity, through Analytics reports and other information services. Google may transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where they process this information on Google's behalf; please see Google Analytics' privacy and data use policy for more information. I look at Analytics to better understand what my users like and don't like, and to improve the content of this site. If you do not want to be tracked, even anonymously, by Google Analytics, you can opt out from the cookie bar on my site. Who has access to this data: Only Carmen Ricciotti has access to the Google Analytics account of Reset your cookie preferences

Google Maps

I have incorporated Google Maps into this site. This Google service installs profiling and statistical cookies. You can find Google's privacy policy here. If you do not give your consent to these cookies you will not display Google maps on my site. Reset your cookie preferences

Rights of data subjects

Every user has the right to:
  • Withdraw consent at any time.
  • Object to the processing of their data.
  • Access their own data.
  • Check their own data and request that it be updated or corrected.
  • Obtain the restriction of processing.
  • Obtain the deletion or removal of your data.
  • Request portability of your data.
  • File a complaint with the Supervisory Authority.
The persons to whom the personal data refer have the right at any time to obtain confirmation of the existence or non-existence of such data and to be informed of their content and origin, to verify their accuracy or to request that they be supplemented or updated, or corrected (Article 7 of the Personal Data Protection Code). Pursuant to the same article, data subjects have the right to request the deletion, transformation into anonymous form or blocking of data processed in breach of the law, as well as to object in any case, for legitimate reasons, to their processing. Requests should be addressed to:

How to exercise rights

To exercise your rights you can contact me at You will receive a reply from me within 30 days.

Information not contained in this policy

You can request further information on the processing of personal data at any time by contacting me by e-mail. I will get back to you as soon as possible.

Changes to this privacy policy

I reserve the right to make changes to this Privacy Policy at any time. You may consult this page regularly, referring to the date of last modification indicated below. Date of last modification: 24 January 2019