Effective date: Jan 01, 2018 

St Simons Island Vacation Rentals, Inc. (“us”, “we”, or “our”) operates the  https://www.stsimonsislandbeachrentals.com/ website (hereinafter  referred to as the “Service”). 

This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and  disclosure of personal data when you use our Service and the choices you  have associated with that data. 

We use your data to provide and improve the Service. By using the  Service, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance  with this policy. Unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Policy, the terms  used in this Privacy Policy have the same meanings as in our Terms and  Conditions, accessible from  




Service is the https://www.stsimonsislandbeachrentals.com/ website  operated by St Simons Island Vacation Rentals, Inc. 

Personal Data 

Personal Data means data about a living individual who can be identified  from those data (or from those and other information either in our  possession or likely to come into our possession). 

Usage Data 

Usage Data is data collected automatically either generated by the use of  the Service or from the Service infrastructure itself (for example, the  duration of a page visit). 


Cookies are small files stored on your device (computer or mobile device). • Data Controller 

Data Controller means the natural or legal person who (either alone or  jointly or in common with other persons) determines the purposes for 

which and the manner in which any personal information are, or are to be,  processed. 

For the purpose of this Privacy Policy, we are a Data Controller of your  Personal Data. 

Data Processors (or Service Providers) 

Data Processor (or Service Provider) means any natural or legal person  who processes the data on behalf of the Data Controller. 

We may use the services of various Service Providers in order to process  your data more effectively. 

Data Subject (or User) 

Data Subject is any living individual who is using our Service and is the  subject of Personal Data. 

Information Collection and Use 

We collect several different types of information for various purposes to  provide and improve our Service to you. 

Types of Data Collected: 

Personal Data 

While using our Service, we may ask you to provide us with certain  personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify  you (“Personal Data”). Personally identifiable information may include, but  is not limited to: 

• Email address 

• First name and last name 

• Cookies and Usage Data 

We may use your Personal Data to contact you with newsletters,  marketing or promotional materials and other information that may be of  interest to you. You may opt out of receiving any, or all, of these  communications from us by following the unsubscribe link or the  instructions provided in any email we send. 

Usage Data

We may also collect information on how the Service is accessed and used  (“Usage Data”). This Usage Data may include information such as your  computer’s Internet Protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type,  browser version, the pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date  of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and  other diagnostic data. 

Tracking & Cookies Data 

We use cookies and similar tracking technologies to track the activity on  our Service and we hold certain information. 

Cookies are files with a small amount of data which may include an  anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a  website and stored on your device. Other tracking technologies are also  used such as beacons, tags and scripts to collect and track information  and to improve and analyze our Service. 

You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a  cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not  be able to use some portions of our Service. 

Examples of Cookies we use: 

Session Cookies. We use Session Cookies to operate our Service. • Preference Cookies. We use Preference Cookies to remember your  preferences and various settings. 

Security Cookies. We use Security Cookies for security purposes. 

Use of Data 

St Simons Island Vacation Rentals, Inc. uses the collected data for various  purposes: 

• To provide and maintain our Service 

• To notify you about changes to our Service 

• To allow you to participate in interactive features of our Service  when you choose to do so 

• To provide customer support 

• To gather analysis or valuable information so that we can improve  our Service 

• To monitor the usage of our Service

• To detect, prevent and address technical issues 

• To provide you with news, special offers and general information  about other goods, services and events which we offer that are  similar to those that you have already purchased or enquired about  unless you have opted not to receive such information 

Legal Basis for Processing Personal Data under the General Data Protection Regulation  (GDPR) 

If you are from the European Economic Area (EEA), St Simons Island  Vacation Rentals, Inc. legal basis for collecting and using the personal  information described in this Privacy Policy depends on the Personal Data  we collect and the specific context in which we collect it. 

St Simons Island Vacation Rentals, Inc. may process your Personal Data  because: 

• We need to perform a contract with you 

• You have given us permission to do so 

• The processing is in our legitimate interests and it is not overridden  by your rights 

• For payment processing purposes 

• To comply with the law 

Retention of Data 

St Simons Island Vacation Rentals, Inc. will retain your Personal Data only  for as long as is necessary for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy.  We will retain and use your Personal Data to the extent necessary to  comply with our legal obligations (for example, if we are required to retain  your data to comply with applicable laws), resolve disputes and enforce  our legal agreements and policies. 

St Simons Island Vacation Rentals, Inc. will also retain Usage Data for  internal analysis purposes. Usage Data is generally retained for a shorter  period of time, except when this data is used to strengthen the security or  to improve the functionality of our Service, or we are legally obligated to  retain this data for longer periods. 

Transfer of Data 

Your information, including Personal Data, may be transferred to – and  maintained on – computers located outside of your state, province, 

country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws  may differ from those of your jurisdiction. 

If you are located outside United States and choose to provide information  to us, please note that we transfer the data, including Personal Data, to  United States and process it there. 

Your consent to this Privacy Policy followed by your submission of such  information represents your agreement to that transfer. 

St Simons Island Vacation Rentals, Inc. will take all the steps reasonably  necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance  with this Privacy Policy and no transfer of your Personal Data will take  place to an organization or a country unless there are adequate controls in  place including the security of your data and other personal information. 

Disclosure of Data 

Business Transaction 

If St Simons Island Vacation Rentals, Inc. is involved in a merger, acquisition  or asset sale, your Personal Data may be transferred. We will provide  notice before your Personal Data is transferred and becomes subject to a  different Privacy Policy. 

Disclosure for Law Enforcement 

Under certain circumstances St Simons Island Vacation Rentals, Inc. may  be required to disclose your Personal Data if required to do so by law or in  response to valid requests by public authorities (e.g. a court or a  government agency). 

Legal Requirements 

St Simons Island Vacation Rentals, Inc. may disclose your Personal Data in  the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: 

• To comply with a legal obligation 

• To protect and defend the rights or property of St Simons Island  Vacation Rentals, Inc. 

• To prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the  Service 

• To protect the personal safety of users of the Service or the public • To protect against legal liability

Security of Data 

The security of your data is important to us but remember that no method  of transmission over the Internet or method of electronic storage is 100%  secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect  your Personal Data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. 

Our Policy on “Do Not Track” Signals under the California Online Protection Act (CalOPPA) We do not support Do Not Track (“DNT”). Do Not Track is a preference you  can set in your web browser to inform websites that you do not want to be  tracked. 

You can enable or disable Do Not Track by visiting the Preferences or  Settings page of your web browser. 

Your Data Protection Rights under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) If you are a resident of the European Economic Area (EEA), you have  certain data protection rights. St Simons Island Vacation Rentals, Inc. aims  to take reasonable steps to allow you to correct, amend, delete or limit the  use of your Personal Data. 

If you wish to be informed about what Personal Data we hold about you  and if you want it to be removed from our systems, please contact us. 

In certain circumstances, you have the following data protection rights: 

The right to access, update or delete the information we have on  you. Whenever made possible, you can access, update or request  deletion of your Personal Data directly within your account settings  section. If you are unable to perform these actions yourself, please  contact us to assist you. 

The right of rectification. You have the right to have your  information rectified if that information is inaccurate or incomplete. • The right to object. You have the right to object to our processing of  your Personal Data. 

The right of restriction. You have the right to request that we restrict  the processing of your personal information. 

The right to data portability. You have the right to be provided with  a copy of the information we have on you in a structured, machine readable and commonly used format.

The right to withdraw consent. You also have the right to withdraw  your consent at any time where St Simons Island Vacation Rentals,  Inc. relied on your consent to process your personal information. 

Please note that we may ask you to verify your identity before responding  to such requests. 

You have the right to complain to a Data Protection Authority about our  collection and use of your Personal Data. For more information, please  contact your local data protection authority in the European Economic  Area (EEA). 

Service Providers 

We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our  Service (“Service Providers”), provide the Service on our behalf, perform  Service-related services or assist us in analyzing how our Service is used. 

These third parties have access to your Personal Data only to perform  these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any  other purpose. 


We may use third-party Service Providers to monitor and analyze the use  of our Service. 

Google Analytics 

Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks  and reports website traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and  monitor the use of our Service. This data is shared with other Google  services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and  personalize the ads of its own advertising network. 

You can opt-out of having made your activity on the Service available to  Google Analytics by installing the Google Analytics opt-out browser add on. The add-on prevents the Google Analytics JavaScript (ga.js, analytics.js  and dc.js) from sharing information with Google Analytics about visits  activity. 

For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the  Google Privacy & Terms web page:  


Behavioral Remarketing 

St Simons Island Vacation Rentals, Inc. uses remarketing services to  advertise on third party websites to you after you visited our Service. We  and our third-party vendors use cookies to inform, optimize and serve ads  based on your past visits to our Service. 

Google Ads (AdWords) 

Google Ads (AdWords) remarketing service is provided by Google Inc. 

You can opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customize  the Google Display Network ads by visiting the Google Ads Settings page:  http://www.google.com/settings/ads 

Google also recommends installing the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser  Add-on – https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout – for your web  browser. Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on provides visitors with  the ability to prevent their data from being collected and used by Google  Analytics. 

For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the  Google Privacy & Terms web page:  



Twitter remarketing service is provided by Twitter Inc. 

You can opt-out from Twitter’s interest-based ads by following their  instructions: https://support.twitter.com/articles/20170405 

You can learn more about the privacy practices and policies of Twitter by  visiting their Privacy Policy page: https://twitter.com/privacy 


Facebook remarketing service is provided by Facebook Inc. 

You can learn more about interest-based advertising from Facebook by  visiting this page: https://www.facebook.com/help/164968693837950 

To opt-out from Facebook’s interest-based ads, follow these instructions  from Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/help/568137493302217

Facebook adheres to the Self-Regulatory Principles for Online Behavioral  Advertising established by the Digital Advertising Alliance. You can also  opt-out from Facebook and other participating companies through the  Digital Advertising Alliance in the USA  

http://www.aboutads.info/choices/, the Digital Advertising Alliance of  Canada in Canada http://youradchoices.ca/ or the European Interactive  Digital Advertising Alliance in Europe http://www.youronlinechoices.eu/,  or opt-out using your mobile device settings. 

For more information on the privacy practices of Facebook, please visit  Facebook’s Data Policy: https://www.facebook.com/privacy/explanation 


Pinterest remarketing service is provided by Pinterest Inc. 

You can opt-out from Pinterest’s interest-based ads by enabling the “Do  Not Track” functionality of your web browser or by following Pinterest  instructions: http://help.pinterest.com/en/articles/personalization-and data 

You can learn more about the privacy practices and policies of Pinterest by  visiting their Privacy Policy page: https://about.pinterest.com/en/privacy policy 


We may provide paid products and/or services within the Service. In that  case, we use third-party services for payment processing (e.g. payment  processors). 

We will not store or collect your payment card details. That information is  provided directly to our third-party payment processors whose use of your  personal information is governed by their Privacy Policy. These payment  processors adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI  Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa,  MasterCard, American Express and Discover. PCI-DSS requirements help  ensure the secure handling of payment information. 

Links to Other Sites 

Our Service may contain links to other sites that are not operated by us. If  you click a third-party link, you will be directed to that third party’s site. We  strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of every site you visit.

We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content,  privacy policies or practices of any third-party sites or services. 

Children’s Privacy 

Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 18 (“Children”). 

We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from  anyone under the age of 18. If you are a parent or guardian and you are  aware that your Child has provided us with Personal Data, please contact  us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Data from  children without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove  that information from our servers. 

Changes to This Privacy Policy 

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you of  any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page. 

We will let you know via email and/or a prominent notice on our Service,  prior to the change becoming effective and update the “effective date” at  the top of this Privacy Policy. 

You are advised to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any changes.  Changes to this Privacy Policy are effective when they are posted on this  page. 

Contact Us 

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us: 

• By email: info@ssibeachrentals.com 

• By visiting this page on our website:  

https://www.stsimonsislandbeachrentals.com/privacy-policy/ • By phone number: +1-912-373-8037 

• By mail: 1759 Demere Rd, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522

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