A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your device.
Apart from cookies which are strictly necessary for the operation of our website, we will ask you for your express permission before storing any cookies on your device.
We use the following cookies:
- Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to book and pay for accommodation.
- Analytical or performance cookies. These allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
- Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
- Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests.
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:
|Cookie Name||Purpose||More information|
|mphb_session||Stores your data while making a booking. This cookie is strictly necessary for our site and expires after one day.|
|_ga||Used by Google Analytics to register a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how you use the website. This cookie expires after two years. This and other Google Analytics cookies enable us to estimate our audience size and usage pattern.||More information on Google Analytics is available here|
|_gat||Used by Google Analytics to limit request rates from your browser. This cookie expires after one day.|
|_gid||Used by Google Analytics to register a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data on how you use the website. This cookie expires after one day.|
|collect||Used by Google Analytics to record data about your device (such as the screen size and type of web browser) and how you use the site, including when you use several devices and when you follow advertisements to this site. This cookie expires when you close your web browser.|
|_fbp||Used by Facebook to deliver advertisements such as real time bidding from third party advertisers. This cookie expires after three months.||More information on Facebook cookies is available here|
|fr||Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers. This cookie expires after three months.|
Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers. This cookie expires when you close your web browser.
You can also block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including strictly necessary cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our website.
Last updated: 11 November 2019.