Why an information on cookie management?

For our company, it is important to protect the privacy of users of the “latoazzurro.it” site (hereinafter “Site) and allow them to make informed choices regarding the cookies installed on their terminal (computer, tablet, smartphone, notebook) while browsing. This Cookie Policy refers to the Site of which “Hotel Lato Azzurro”, with headquarters in Via Naxos 263, 98035 – Giardini Naxos (ME), Sicily, Italy, telephone: +39< /em> 389 7992194; E-mail: info@latoazzurro.it (hereinafter, “Hotel Lato Azzurro”< /strong>), is the manager and owner of the processing of personal data connected to said Site. This information provides users with detailed information on the type of cookies stored on their terminals by the Internet sites visited, on the purposes pursued through the use of cookies and how to manage them.


A cookie is a small text file in which brief information relating to a user’s activity on a website is collected and stored on the device that accessed the site. Cookies do not damage your device and allow us to guarantee better and faster navigation on our Site. In particular, cookies allow information to be stored within the browser to be reused during the current visit (session cookies ) or on subsequent visits, even after some time (persistent cookies). Cookies cannot retrieve any other data from the user’s hard disk, nor transmit computer viruses, nor acquire e-mail addresses. The additional information acquired, such as that which allows us to send you advertising messages, is stored only after your express consent by simply browsing the Site or through the mechanisms described below. We invite you to carefully read the following information to better understand which cookies we use and how to manage them based on your needs and preferences.

Types of Cookies used

The Site uses exclusively technical, functional, navigation and session cookies and third-party cookies, namely Google Analytics. In particular, the cookies used on the Site are:

  • Technical cookies which are used for the sole purpose of allowing the user to browse the Internet or to provide, to the extent strictly necessary, the services requested by the user. The use of these cookies has no further purposes and the installation of these cookies is carried out directly by “Hotel Lato Azzurro”.

These cookies are divided into:

  1. navigation or session cookies, which guarantee normal navigation and use of the Site;
  2. functionality cookies, which allow the user to navigate according to a series of selected criteria in order to improve the service provided.

For the installation of technical cookies, the prior consent of users is not required, unless they are third-party cookies (on this point, see the following paragraph).

  • Third-party cookies, analytics, which are used exclusively to collect information, in aggregate form, on the number of users and how they visit the site itself.

Deactivation/deletion of Cookies

The cookies referred to in the previous paragraph, except as provided for third-party analytics cookies referred to in the following paragraph, can be deactivated and/or deleted through the browser settings. All modern browsers allow you to change cookie settings. The settings for deactivating/deleting cookies are normally found in the “options” or in the “preferences” menu of the browser used by the User. For more information you can select the “Help” option in your browser or use the links below. In particular, browsing the Site means that you will receive cookies sent directly from the Site and managed by Studio Fabran, without prejudice to the provisions of the following paragraph:

If the user does not agree to the use of these cookies, he can disable their use from his browser. However, this disabling will lead to difficulties in navigating the Site. In particular, the total or partial disabling of first-party technical cookies may compromise the use of the Site’s features reserved for registered users. On the contrary, the usability of public content is also possible by completely disabling cookies. Disabling third-party cookies, however, does not affect navigability in any way. Below, for each technical cookie used we report the name, purpose of use and storage times.

Cookie name type of cookie purpose retention times consequences for the case of deselection
fusionredux_current_tab session cookie management of the Site and to allow the site to function valid for the browsing session you will lose navigation utility, penalizing the experience of using the site
gadwp_wg_default_metric functionality cookie facilitate navigation. Cookies identify the language set in the browser valid for the browsing session none
cookie_notice_accepted browsing cookies records acceptance of the cookie policy one month the request to accept cookies is presented again
_ga, _gid and _gat_gtag_UA-… analytics cookies collect information in aggregate form on users’ browsing to optimize the browsing experience and the services themselves established by third parties, please refer to the following paragraph “Hotel Lato Azzurro” could no longer acquire aggregate information

Third party cookies – GOOGLE ANALYTICS

“Hotel Lato Azzurro” uses cookies that are installed by a third-party service. This is Google Analytics which is a cookie from Google LLC that offers a web traffic analysis service. The installation of these cookies and any other activity connected to them, therefore, including the collection and processing of information, are managed by Google LLC. Google Analytics uses cookies to anonymously collect and analyze information on the behavior of use of the Site (including the user’s IP address). This information is collected by Google Analytics, which processes it for the purpose of drawing up reports regarding the activities on the websites themselves. Our Site uses the Google analytics tool to monitor or collect personally identifiable information. Google does not associate the IP address with any other data held by Google nor does it attempt to connect an IP address with the identity of a user. Google may also communicate this information to third parties where this is required by law or where such third parties process the aforementioned information on behalf of Google. For further information, including the duration of storage of the data thus acquired and to activate or deactivate these cookies, please refer to the information provided by these companies via the following links:

Since Google Analytics is a third-party cookie, it can only be installed or activated following the consent expressed by the user the first time they visit the Site. We highlight that consent can be expressed in a general manner, by closing the information banner. briefly present on the landing pages of the Site.


The technical cookies listed above are essentially used for the complete management of the Site and to allow the safe and efficient functioning and exploration of the same, including log-in. These cookies also make it possible to facilitate navigation and the service provided to the user based on the criteria selected by the user. Google Analytics is used by “Hotel Lato Azzurro” for exclusively statistical and marketing purposes. The data is managed in a completely anonymized form. These data are used for the sole purpose of obtaining statistical information not associated with any user identification data on the use of the Site and to check its correct functioning and are deleted immediately after processing. The data could be used to ascertain responsibility in case of hypothetical computer crimes against the Site.

Treatment methods

“Hotel Lato Azzurro” uses cookies in full compliance with current legislation, which establishes the lawfulness of such technologies for certain legitimate purposes, relating to technical storage for the time strictly necessary for the transmission of communication or to provide a specific service requested by the user, who can always oppose the processing of his data connected to the storage of cookies, disabling one or more of them. The data processing takes place with the use of IT and telematic supports by subjects previously authorized and trained by “Hotel Lato Azzurro”.

The data is stored in electronic archives in compliance with security measures suitable to prevent data loss, any illicit or incorrect use and unauthorized access. The data acquired through Google Analytics is managed in a completely anonymized form for purely statistical purposes. No attempt is made by “Hotel Lato Azzurro” to de-anonymize the data. This Site also uses technical cookies which allow, for example, registered users to log in and improve their browsing experience. No relevant data is exchanged via cookies. In fact, they only allow the automation of some essential operations for the correct functioning of the Site or to allow the user to avoid running into complex procedures. Any data collected or stored by cookies are not transmitted to third parties, except when this is necessary for the correct functioning of the services provided by the Site and provided to it by the third parties themselves, as in the case of Google Analytics.

Anonymous browsing

If you do not consent to the use of the cookies listed above, we invite the user to use the anonymous browsing tool, which almost all browsers provide. In this way, when the anonymous browsing window is closed, all cookies collected will be automatically deleted.

Changes to the Cookie Policy

“Hotel Lato Azzurro” reserves the right to modify or simply update, in whole or in part, this Cookie Policy, also following any changes to the rules that govern this matter and protect the rights of the ‘user. Changes and updates to the Cookie Policy will be promptly communicated by “Hotel Lato Azzurro” through the relevant publication. For this reason, users are invited to regularly access this section to check its contents.


Please send an email to info@latoazzurro.it in case of questions regarding any need for clarification or information on the contents of this page.
Last update date: 10/30/2022