Privacy Policy:

Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate ("Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate") operates PearlValley.co.za and may operate other websites. It is Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate's purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate's visitors use its website. From time to time, Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on PearlValley.co.za blogs/sites. Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate's websites choose to interact with Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate in ways that require Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at PearlValley.co.za to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate. Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

Aggregated Statistics

Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate's behalf or to provide services available at Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate's websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate's websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate website and have supplied your email address, Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what's going on with Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Cookies

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor's computer, and that the visitor's browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate uses cookies to help Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate identify and track visitors, their usage of Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate website, and their website access preferences. Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate's websites, with the drawback that certain features of Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate's websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Business Transfers

If Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.

Ads

Ads appearing on any of our websites may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate's sole discretion. Pearl Valley Golf and Country Estate encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. If you have a PearlValley.co.za account, you might also receive an alert informing you of these changes. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.