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Privacy Policy

At Kinlochmoidart we are committed to protecting the privacy of visitors to our website. This policy explains how we collect information, what we use it for and your rights to control our use of your information.

This policy applies in connection with our website, social media pages and all our printed and electronic communications.

If you no longer want to receive marketing communications from us or change how we contact you at any time, please email

Reference in this policy to “we”, “us” or “our” refers to Kinlochmoidart and its subsidiaries. Kinlochmoidart is a company limited by guarantee, registered in Scotland, having its registered address at: Kinlochmoidart House, Lochailort, PH38 4ND. 

1. What information we collect

We collect information you provide to us. It can include:

  • your name

  • address

  • phone number

  • email address

  • dietary/ medical information (eg when staying at our properties)

  • credit/debit card details (note that we never store card data).

  • the ways in which you have interacted with us.

  • when and where you have stayed with us.

2. How your personal information is used

We process personal information for certain legitimate business purposes, which include the following:

  • where the processing enables us to enhance, modify, personalise or otherwise improve our services and communications.

  • to identify and prevent fraud

  • to enhance the security of our network and information systems

  • to better understand how people interact with our websites

  • to provide postal communications to you which we think will be of interest to you

  • to determine the effectiveness of our campaigns, advertising and other promotions.

  • to provide a personalised service to you when you visit our website.

3. Marketing information by email

When providing us with email information via our website, you will be given the option to opt-in to receive marketing communications from us.  You can object or unsubscribe to receiving marketing emails from us at any time. Please let us know by emailing us at

4. Telephone

We do not make marketing calls without consent.

You may receive other types of telephone calls from us which are administrative or in response to a request from you for information, such as regarding your booking at one of our properties.

5. Who do we share information with?

We will never sell or rent your personal information to other organisations. We will only disclose information when obliged to by law, for purposes of national security, taxation and criminal investigations and the following:

  • When we use other companies to provide services on our behalf, e.g. mailing or delivering orders, when using auditors/ advisors or processing credit cards payments


  • If we merge with another organisation to form a new entity, or create additional subsidiary entities, information may be transferred to the new entity

6. Storing your information

We are based in the UK and we store our data within the European Union or with providers which have been confirmed as complying with data protection legal standards.

We aim to keep the information we hold about you accurate and up to date. You can check this by emailing us at If you find any inaccuracies we will delete or correct it promptly.

Any personal information you supply to us will not be retained for longer than necessary. If you ask us to stop sending you marketing emails we will stop storing your email for that purpose but we will keep a record of your preference on a ‘do not contact’ list as required by the Privacy of e-Communications Regulation.

We regularly review what information we hold and delete any that is no longer required.

7. Your right to control your data

You have legal rights for the control of your data, which includes:

  • the right for confirmation as to whether or not we hold your personal data

  • the right to obtain a copy of the information we hold (called a Subject Access Request, see section 9 below).

  • the right to have inaccurate data corrected

  • the right to have your data erased, except where it is necessary for us to continue to use the data for a lawful reason.

  • the right to object to our processing of your data for marketing or profiling

  • the right to receive your data in a common electronic format where we hold it either on the basis of your consent or for the performance of a contract.

8. Users under the age of 16

If you are under 16, please ensure you obtain your parent/ guardian’s permission before sending any personal information to any website or Kinlochmoidart. 

We will not knowingly accept online orders for goods or accommodation bookings from persons under the age of 16.

9. Access to your own information

You can contact us at any time to access, change or update the details we hold on you. You can obtain a copy of your record, known as a Subject Access Request free of charge. 

10. Other websites

Our website and social media pages contain hyperlinks to other websites. This privacy policy only applies to this website so when you link to other websites you should read their own privacy policies.

Please email us at if a link is not working.

When purchasing goods or services from any of the companies to which the Kinlochmoidart site links, you are forming a contract with the company(s) concerned, not with Kinlochmoidart.

11. Using our social media pages

While this policy covers our privacy practices and how we will use any information collected from our website and social media pages, it doesn’t cover how providers of social media websites will use your information.

Please refer to the social media site’s privacy policies before adding any content to our social media pages. Make use of the social media site privacy settings and reporting mechanisms to control the way that your information is handled.

12. Posting content on our website and social media pages

We do not allow third-party posts on our website or social media.

13. Security

We have security measures in place to attempt to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of personal information under our control. Whilst we can’t guarantee that loss, misuse or alteration of information won’t occur, we will use industry standard methods to prevent this.

Whilst we do our best to try and protect the security of your information, we can’t ensure or guarantee that loss, misuse or alteration of information won’t occur whilst you are transferring information across the internet.

14. Cookies

As most websites do, ours uses cookies to help provide our visitors with the best experience we can. Cookies are small files that are placed on your device when you browse websites.

We use cookies to help us to:

  • Remember the contents of your basket

  • Remember your settings during and between visits

  • Improve the speed/ security of our site

  • Allow you to share pages with social networking sites

  • Continuously improve our website for you

  • Make our marketing more efficient

Granting us permission to use cookies

If the settings on your browser are adjusted to accept cookies, when using this to access our site, we take this as your permission to use cookies when using our website. Should you wish to remove or not use cookies from our site, please see our instructions below.

How long do cookies last?

When a web server sends a cookie, it asks your browser to keep that particular cookie until a certain date and time. These can be:

  • A date in the future

  • When you close your browser (known as a Session Cookie)

  • A date in the past

Social networking site cookies

So you can easily “Share” or “Like” our content on social networking sites, we have sharing buttons on our site. The privacy implications on this will vary from site to site and will be dependent on the privacy settings you have chosen on these particular sites.

Turning cookies off

You can usually turn cookies off by adjusting the settings on your browser to stop it from accepting cookies. Please do be aware that, in doing so, you will likely affect the functionality of our website.

15. Complaints

If you are dissatisfied with our use of your personal data, you can complain by email, via

If you are not happy with our response or consider that your data protection or privacy rights have been infringed, you can complain to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) at

16. Changes to Privacy and Cookie Policy

Any changes or updates to this policy will be placed on this webpage. Your continued use of our website after changes are posted constitutes your acceptance of these Terms and Conditions.

By using our site of social media pages, you consent to our collection and use of information in accordance with this policy. If you don’t agree to this policy, please don’t use our site or social media pages.

If you have any questions/comments about privacy, please email us at

This Privacy and Cookie Policy was last updated: 16 February 2022