We respect your privacy and protect your dataWe want you to be happy and use our site carefree! Therefore, we take the protection of your data seriously, collect as little data as necessary and treat all personal data confidentially.Below, you'll learn more about what we collect, what we do, what rights and contacts you have with Casalapa.
Who is Casalapa?
Casalapa is a private homestay in Costa Rica run by a Costa Rican / German couple.
The contact address is:
Am Husholz 6
If you have questions about privacy, this is also your contact. You can also contact us via email here:
Who is concerned by this policy?
It applies to all
- Visitors and interested parties of the website www.casalapa.com
- (potential) Guests who book our offers, contact as for further information etc. as well as their legal representatives
The legal basis of the data collection is based on Article 6 of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) of the European Union.
What personal data do we collect and what are the reasons for it?
When making a booking
The Contact Form
Data retention policy
Information and opposition rights
ou have the right to receive information from us about you personal data at any time.
Contact persons are at the top of 'Who is Casalapa'.
The information is free.In addition to the right to information about the data collected, you have the right
- to correction of your data
- on limitation of processing your data
- on contradiction of processing your data
- to be forgotten
- on data portability
- of appeal to the supervisory authority
Cookies & automatic data registration
When visiting the websiteWe collect anonymously information about the device used (desktop or mobile device) in order to better tailor our offer to customer preferences, which pages were visited and if any errors occurred. We collect IP addresses solely for the purpose of spam prevention and ensure the security of the site and its data, so that we can block malignant IPs.
CookiesSo-called cookies help us mainly in the realization of security and to prevent multiple entries. Thus, some cookies are retained even after visiting the site and help to prevent re-registrations when visiting the site again. You can delete cookies in your browser at any time. These are text files that are stored on your computer or mobile device by the browser.
You can also configure your browser to not allow cookies or to delete cookies after closing the browser. Not all features of this site may work for you when you turn off cookies, but you may like to try it.
Server log files
- version and name of the browser (eg 99 Firefox, 200 Chrome, ..)
- Name of the operating system
- which link led to the website (Referrer URL)
- IP address of the device used
- time of the server request
Data processing and data processors
Ordered processing (Auftragsdatenverarbeitung)
To implement and comply with the European and German data protection regulations, we have data agreements with maintainers of our website
Ink and Feather Design Studios
Lipper Weg 121
Open Street Maps
The maps are provided by Open Street Map (osm.org), which is a service provided by the
132 Maney Hill Road
It is a company limited by guarantee, registered in England and Wales. When you access any page on this website with a map, your computer will make contact with their servers.
Our website uses functions of the web analysis service Google Analytics. The provider of the web analysis service is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.
Google Analytics uses "cookies." These are small text files that your web browser saves on your device and that enable website usage to be analyzed. Information generated by cookies about your use of our website
are transmitted to a Google server and stored there. The server location is usually the USA.
Google Analytics cookies are set on the basis of Art. 6 Para. 1 lit. f GDPR. As the operator of this website, we have a legitimate interest in analyzing user behavior in order to optimize our website and, if necessary, advertising.
We use Google Analytics in conjunction with the IP anonymization function. It ensures that Google uses your IP address within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area
shortens before it is sent to the USA. There may be exceptional cases in which Google transmits the full IP address to a server in the USA and abbreviates it there. On our behalf, Google will use this information to monitor your use of the website
evaluate in order to create reports on website activity and to provide us with other services related to website activity and internet usage. There is no merging of those transmitted by Google Analytics
IP address with other data from Google instead.
The setting of cookies by your web browser can be prevented. However, this could limit some functions of our website. You can also record data relating to your website usage, including your IP address
prevent subsequent processing by Google. You can do this by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available via the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.
Objection to data collection
You can prevent Google Analytics from collecting your data by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set which prevents the collection of your data on future visits to our website: Deactivate Google Analytics.
You can find details on how to handle user data on Google Analytics in Google's data protection declaration: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=de.
In order to fully comply with the statutory data protection requirements, we have concluded an order processing contract with Google.
Demographic characteristics in Google Analytics
Our website uses the “demographic characteristics” function of Google Analytics. It can be used to create reports that contain statements on the age, gender and interests of the site visitors. This data comes from interest-based advertising
from Google as well as from visitor data from third parties. It is not possible to assign the data to a specific person. You can deactivate this function at any time. You can do this via the ad settings in your Google account or
by generally prohibiting the collection of your data by Google Analytics, as explained in the section “Objection to data collection”.
Source: data protection configurator from mein-datenschutzbeauftragter.de
Am Husholz 6
or per mail to: