Cookies

What Are Cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. Most websites you visit will use cookies in order to improve your user experience by enabling that website to ‘remember’ you, either for the duration of your visit (using a ‘session cookie’) or for repeat visits (using a ‘persistent cookie’). Cookies do lots of different jobs like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, supporting functionality such as social sharing, and capturing information about the usage of the website so we can make ongoing improvements.
Our cookies do not store any sensitive or confidential information.

What can I do about them?

The vast majority of web browsers accept cookies unless you decline them by modifying your browser settings. We’d suggest consulting the Help section of your browser or taking a look at the About Cookies website which offers guidance for all modern browsers. If you do this please be aware that restricting or deleting cookies may impact on the functionality of the website. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit the ICO website.

Cookies on our site

Wishlist

We give each site visitor a unique reference number which is stored in the IHGvisitorID cookie. We use this to store your wishlist against.

Google Analytics

Google Analytics creates cookies to help website owners understand how visitors engage with their website.  It uses first-party cookies to compile reports about general use of the site and we use those reports to help us improve the way our site looks and works.  Google Analytics collects information  without identifying individual visitors. You can opt out of Google Analytics without affecting your visit to our site – for more information on opting out of tracking by Google Analytics, visit this Google page.