What categories of data are processed ?
By accessing or using this Website, Scalim may process a number of personal data about you, such as
- Personal data provided by you or generated by Scalim during the MAH.family registration process or when updating your data (« MAH.family Data »): your first and last name, e-mail address, language, telephone number; postal addresses, purchase and reservation history (reservation number and content, amount including VAT, applicable rates) and data relating to the benefits to which the MAH.family programme entitles you.
- Personal data provided by you or generated by Scalim when you book a hotel room via our online reservation system available on the Website (« Booking Data »): your first and last name, gender (male/female), e-mail addresses, language, MAH. family (if applicable), your company name and VAT number (if applicable), billing address, telephone number, type of room booked, booking date, booking conditions, arrival and departure dates, room preferences or special requirements, promotional code (if applicable), rate(s) of the nights booked, payment data (such as the method of payment used (credit/debit card number, bank account information), amount and currency of payment, payment date).
- Personal data relating to your use of the Website (« Service Data »): identifier of the device you use to visit the Website (“MAC” address, “Media Access Control”), data relating to the way you access the Website and the pages you visit thereon, information relating to your operating system and type of device, search criteria and products/services consulted, the IP address from which you connect to the Website.
- Personal data in the context of your various requests (« Request Data ») via the contact page of the Website (your first and last name, e-mail address, telephone number, language, subject and content of your message, selected subject (hotel/restaurant-bar/coworking), date and time of your request, response(s) to your request).
What cookies are used ?
Cookies are used on some pages of the Website. Non-functional cookies will be installed only if you have given your explicit consent.
A cookie is a small text file sent to your computer or other device and stored on your hard disc or in the device’s memory. We use the following cookies to keep track of your visits, to tailor future visits to your preferences (if any) and in general to improve your browsing experience. By using these cookies, we provide a more personalized browsing experience on the Website.
What are the purposes of the processing ?
Scalim collecte, traite et utilise les données personnelles vous concernant uniquement pour les finalités précisées dans la présente Politique de Protection de la Vie Privée. Scalim traite vos Données Personnelles pour les finalités suivantes:
- make the Website available to you and to manage it;
- process, manage and execute your online room reservations;
- answer all your requests for information and other requests, in particular via the contact form;
- improve the content of the Website and your browsing experience;
- manage your membership of MAH.family;
- contact you by regular mail, email and/or text message on your mobile phone with promotional offers, new products or services, or MAH events that may be of interest to you (direct marketing), provided that you have specifically consented where such consent is legally required.
Furthermore, Scalim may process your Personal Data in order to monitor the use of the Website and the online reservation system, to analyse user habits, to develop additions or new features improving the Website, the online reservation system and the services and products offered by Scalim in general. Wherever possible, Scalim will process aggregated (being data that can neither identify you nor be linked to you, such as statistical data), pseudonymized or anonymized data, rather than personal data, when the purposes of such processing can be achieved in this way.
What are the legal bases for processing ?
The legal bases for the processing of personal data are:
- the need for the legitimate interests pursued by Scalim (i.e. the provision of an optimal service to the users of the Website so as to meet the needs of these users, manage their requests and improve the Website as well as to ensure the security of the processing, to learn about the habits of its (potential) customers in order to be able to better target the advertising of its products or services, without infringing their fundamental rights and freedoms),
- the need for Scalim to comply with the legal obligations incumbent upon it (e.g. accounting),
- where applicable, the consent of users (in particular regarding affiliation with MAH.family and direct marketing by email or text message to your mobile phone), and
- where necessary for the performance of a contract to which the user is a party or for the performance of pre-contractual measures taken at the user’s request (e.g. in connection with MAH.family membership or room reservations).
You are entirely free to decide whether to disclose your personal data. Please note, however, that failure to provide certain information may result in the inability to use certain services and features on the Website, including the reservation system.
If you consent to the use of your personal data for direct marketing purposes (including promotional offers and advertising communications by e-mail and/or text message to your mobile phone), Scalim will use your personal data for the purposes to which you have consented until your consent is revoked. Scalim may send you promotional offers and advertising communications by e-mail and/or text message to your mobile phone (i) if you have provided your e-mail address or telephone number and (ii) if you have expressly consented, when providing your e-mail address or telephone number, to their use for direct marketing purposes (e.g. by affiliating with MAH.family on the Website). Promotional offers and commercial communications may be sent to you by ordinary mail unless you subsequently object.
Furthermore, these communications may be sent to you by e-mail if you are already a customer of Scalim, provided that you have given us your e-mail address in connection with the sale of a product or service, that these communications pertain to products or services similar to those already purchased and that you have not objected thereto, either at the time of collection of your data or subsequently.
Do we process special or « sensitive » personnal data ?
No. No special category of data or “sensitive” personal data about you (such as medical data) will be voluntarily collected or processed by Scalim and you are requested not to communicate such data via the contact page of the Website or via any other open field.
Are your personal data transferred to third parties ?
Insofar as this involves the transfer of your personal data to countries outside the European Economic Area which are not considered by the European Commission to provide an adequate level of protection of personal data, Scalim will ensure that appropriate contractual measures are put in place in accordance with applicable privacy and data protection legislation. A copy of these appropriate contractual measures can be obtained upon request.
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How long are your personal data kept ?
Steps will be taken to ensure that your personal data are accurate, kept up to date and retained for no longer than is necessary for the purposes for which they were collected. Your personal data will be deleted by Scalim within 6 months after you unsubscribe from MAH.family or your last stay in our hotel, unless Scalim has a specific legitimate interest in storing your personal data for a longer period (e.g., in order to comply with a legal obligation). With respect to direct marketing, your personal data will be deleted once you withdraw your consent. Measures will also be taken to protect your personal data against unauthorized access, unlawful processing, accidental loss or destruction, or damage to your data. Any personal data contained in the periodic backups of Scalim or any of its subcontractors will not be deleted, provided that such personal data remains subject to the applicable confidentiality, data protection and security obligations until it is destroyed.
What are your rights ?
You have the right to access your personal data as collected and processed by Scalim and to request that they be corrected or deleted if incorrect or unnecessary.
You also have the right to request the restriction of or to object to processing as well as the right to portability (in certain cases).
Where applicable, you also have the right to withdraw your consent to any processing at any time. Such withdrawal of consent does not affect the lawfulness of the processing based on the consent given prior to such withdrawal.
To exercise these rights, please contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, including a copy of any document which identifies you.
Furthermore, you may object to the processing of your data for direct marketing purposes, if applicable, at any time, free of charge and without justification by following the procedure described above.
You also have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority (in particular in the EU Member State in which you are normally resident, work or where the breach is alleged to have occurred) if you consider that the processing of your personal data constitutes a breach of data protection legislation. You can find the contact details of the Belgian Data Protection Authority on its website: https://www.autoriteprotectiondonnees.be/.
Whom do I contact if I have questions ?
Version 1.0 – Last update: 1 October 2020