Villaverde Azores - Guest Houses has published a policy of publicly accessible cookies for all our clients. To know what cookies are and how they are used on our sites read the cookies policy. If you would like to disable cookies on this device, please read the information on "How to manage cookies". By opting out, some parts of our site may not work properly.

Cookies Policy

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that a site, when visited by any user, places on your computer or on your mobile device through the browser. Placing cookies will help the site recognize your device the next time the user visits it, retaining only information related to user preferences, not including such personal information.

What are cookies for?

Cookies are used to help determine the usefulness, interest and number of uses of the sites, allowing for faster and more efficient browsing, eliminating the need to repeatedly enter the same information.

What kind of cookies do we use?

Strictly needed cookies: Allow users to browse the site and use your applications, as well as access secure areas of the site. Without these cookies the services you have requested can not be provided.

Analytical Cookies: They are used for the purpose of creating and analyzing statistics, in order to improve the functioning of each site.

Feature Cookies: Saves user preferences regarding site usage, so you do not have to reconfigure your site each time you visit. They avoid, for example, entering user names each time they are accessed.

These types of cookies may be:

Permanent Cookies: These are those stored at the browser level in access devices, such as PCs, Smartphones and Tablets, and are used whenever a new visit to one of our sites is made. As a rule, they are used to direct navigation to the user's interests.

Session cookies: These are so-called temporary cookies that remain in your browser's cookie file until you leave the site. The information obtained by these cookies serves to analyze web traffic patterns, which allow us to identify problems and provide a better browsing experience for the user.

How to manage these cookies?

All browsers allow the user to accept, reject or delete cookies through their browser settings.

Please note that by disabling cookies, some services may stop functioning correctly, partially or totally affecting browsing our sites. See below for each browser, how to disable this option:


Internet Explorer

1) Click the "Tools" menu and choose the "Internet Options" option;

2) Select the "Privacy" tab;

3) Move the bar to the top, where "Lock all cookies" will appear.

Mozilla Firefox

1) Click on the "Tools" menu;

2) Select "Options";

3) Click on the "Privacy" icon, which is on the top panel;

4) In the "Cookies" section uncheck the "Accept cookies from sites" option;

5) Click "OK" to save the changes and close.

Google Chrome

1) Click on "Customize and control Google Chrome";

2) Select "Tools" option;

3) Click on "Clear browsing data";

4) In the selection box, "Clean the following items from:" choose the "always" option;

5) Select the first 4 options and click on "Clear browsing data".


1) Click "Edit";

2) Select "Preferences";

3) In the top panel, select the "Security" icon;

4) In the "Accept cookies" section, select "Never".

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Privacy Policy:

The Villaverde Azores website does not collect any personal information without the consent and knowledge of its users, nor is this data transferred to third parties, and any data provided to us will be treated with the guarantees of security and confidentiality required by the General Protection Regulation of Data.

How are user data collected?

User data is collected in two different ways through our website: (1) when submitting the contact form on the "CONTACTS" page of our website, which will redirect the personal data "Name", "Email" and "Message "for Villaverde-Azores email and (2) by our website reservations management plugin. The data collected by this plugin serves for the purpose of better management of reservations, check-in process of our clients and use of this data for information of the SEF (Service of Aliens and Borders). The personal data collected is, (1) Name, (2) Address, (3) Email, (4) Phone and (5), Client's country.

Where are the data sent to?

Visitors' data is verified through an automatic spam detection service (Askimet) and is forwarded to the Villaverde Azores email in order to be given the correct follow-up (Response to contact request or reservation management).

Collection of analytical data

Some personal data related to visits are collected automatically and are intended for the production of statistics on navigation on the Villaverde Azores website.

We use Google Analytics, which produces statistical reports related to access and use to the site, namely, among others, the number of visits, the number of page views and the duration of visits.

With whom are the data shared?

All personal data will not be transmitted or communicated to third parties, be they partners, cloud services or others.

User Rights

The right to access, update, rectify or delete your personal data is guaranteed to the data subject by means of a written request addressed to the Personal Data Protection Officer (here)