Please note that in order for us to provide you with optimum service, we use ‘Cookies’ on our website. ‘Cookies’ are a feature of web browser software which allows web servers to temporarily store information within your browser. ‘Cookies’ allow us to obtain information regarding users of our site which essentially helps us to provide you with a better user experience and tailor our services to your individual needs. We don’t store and record any of your passwords or other highly sensitive data. Most browsers automatically allow ‘cookies,’ however usually your web browser will enable you to disable ‘cookies’ should you wish to do so.
If you want to know more about what cookies are and how to control them, please visit AboutCookies.org. Be aware that restricting cookies may impact on the functionality of our website.
Below is a list of the main cookies we use and what they are used for:
|current_locale||This cookie enables our website to remember your preferred language.|
|browsing||This cookie enables our website to remember your preferred currency.|
|settle||This cookie enables our website to remember your preferred currency to make payments.|
|searchPageSettings||The cookie remembers your preferred search filters|
|cookie_policy||This cookie ensures that you have seen the cookie use notification on our site.|
|psid||This cookie identifies your preferences while you are visiting HostelBookers. i.e. if your search was "London hostels", the website will (in the first instance) only show you availability for properties in London.|
|.hostelbookers.com||We use different servers within HostelBookers, this cookie ensures users are kept on the same server throughout their visit on the site.|
|Google analytics||These cookies collect information about how you use HostelBookers' website. This information is used in reports and helps us to improve your experience of the website.|
|Omniture||These cookies collect information about how you use HostelBookers' website. This information is used in reports and helps us to improve your experience of the website.|
|Criteo||These cookies display personalized advertisements based on the past websites you have visited.|
|HB_AFF||This cookie helps us to identify whether you reached our website via one of our partners.|
Please note that our website contains certain literature and hyperlinks to websites owned by third parties. This privacy statement covers websites owned and controlled by us only. Links to other websites and any information collected by these sites are not covered by this privacy statement.
If you do not want your browser to accept cookies, you can turn off the cookie acceptance option in your browser settings. For further information about how to turn off cookie acceptance please refer to the “Help” function in your browser.
Hostelworld.com Limited as operator of the Hostelbookers Sites works with Flashtalking to serve advertising creative. Hostelworld may place 1st party cookies on your machine to provide more relevant ad messages. To opt-out of Flashtalking cookies please click here. These cookies are anonymous and will not collect personally identifiable information.
Please note that disabling cookie support may prevent this website from functioning properly and you may not be able to fully utilise all of its features and services.
To ensure that we carry out your instructions accurately, to help improve our service and in the interest of security, we may monitor and/or record: (1) your telephone calls; and (2) customer transactions and activities on our website. All recordings are and shall remain our sole property.
Updates And Changes
As our privacy statement may change due to developments in the law we encourage you to re read this from time to time so you are aware of any changes in how we gather and use your personal information.
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