What is a Cookie?

Cookies are a kind of short-term memory for websites. We use cookies to store little bits of information between pages or visits. This means we can keep track of important information as you browse our website. We also use cookies to help make improvements to the experience on our website. You may have noticed our cookie banner when you visit our site for the first time. In 2011, the EU created a legal requirement for websites to inform visitors of their cookie use. This is so there was a better understanding of how websites tracked users across pages.

How we use Cookies on Apartbook.co.uk

There are a number of ways we use cookies on the Apartbook website. We use Google Analytics to help improve the website experience for our users. Any analytic data we collect is completely anonymous. So this means we never store any personal information about visitors to our website. We also have Facebook pixel installed on our website so we can monitor how well our facebook campaigns are performing.

Cookies set by Apartbook.co.uk

Below is a list of the cookies that are set when you visit our website. There is also a short description of how the cookies are used. We will try to keep this list as up to date as possible. If you come across a third-party cookie not listed here when visiting our site, please let us know so we can update the list.

Cookie Name Expiration Time Description
cookie_banner_accepted 6 months This cookie stops the cookie banner appearing once it has been selected.
_fbp 3 Months This cookie will help deliver our advertising to people who have already visited our website when they are on Facebook or a digital platform powered by Facebook Advertising.
_ga 24 Hours Enables us to know what pages, content and activity a user has done for site analytics and performance measurement.
_gat_UA-133373936-1 10 Minutes Limits the collection of data on high traffic sites or peak usage times.
_gat_gtag_UA_133373936_1 10 Minutes Limits the collection of data on high traffic sites or peak usage times.
_gid 3 Months Used to distinguish users on our website.
lumberjack_session 1 Minute Used to monitor WordPress sessions on our website.

How to disable cookies

You can disable cookies using your browser’s privacy settings. Disabling cookies means that your browser will no longer store cookies on your machine. However, this may cause websites not to function as expected.

If you have any questions about how we use cookies on our website, please feel free to contact letschat@apartbook.co.uk.