2B Holidays B.V. (owner of this website, Dive City & Scuba Lodge), located at Pietermaai 104 in Willemstad, Curaçao, is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement. This privacy policy will explain areas of this website that may affect your privacy and personal details, how 2B Holidays B.V. processes, collects, manages and stores those details and how your rights under the GDPR are adhere to. In case you have any questions, please feel free to contact info@scubalodge.com.

Below is an overview of the data that we may collect through this service / website:
Personal data that you actively provide by, for example, filling in a contact form:

  • Name (can include both first name and last name)
  • E-mail address
  • Possibly your location (country and / or city)
  • IP address (anonymized, this info is removed within 24 hours unless there is 'abuse' of the web forms)

Why does Dive City need this personal information?
We require this information to provide you with an answer whenever you contact us for questions through our live chat or online contact forms.

How does Dive City use and protect this personal information?
Dive City does not process more personal data than necessary and only collects personal data for specific and predefined purposes.

Everyone working at 2B Holidays B.V./Dive City and with access to personal data is contractually bound by confidentiality.

Retention periods
Personal data are not kept any longer than strictly necessary. Then the personal data are destroyed.

Dive City takes all necessary technical and organisational security measures needed to prevent misuse of and unauthorised access to personal data.

With whom does Dive City share this personal data?
Dive City uses the personal data for its own business operations. Sometimes it may be necessary to share this personal information with organisations that perform work for us or with which we work together.

Google Analytics
Using Google Analytics, we can collect information about the visits to and use of this website/service. Dive City has concluded a processing agreement with Google. The data collected by Google are anonymised and encrypted. Sharing this data with other Google services is disabled.

On our website we use components (videos) of YouTube, which are stored at www.youtube.com and are directly playable from our Website. No personal user data will be transmitted to Google when you do not play the videos. YouTube-cookies will be stored on your computer and transmitted to the YouTube operator Google, Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA, only when playing Videos. Further information on the data collected and used by YouTube and Google, your rights and privacy can be found in YouTube’s privacy policy (www.youtube.com/t/privacy).

We use the service of Google Maps on our website. This allows us to display interactive maps directly on the website and to provide you with the convenient use of the map function. These cookies are used by Google to track usage of Google Maps and to enable its functionality, like remembering a specific zoom-level for a certain map.

2B Holidays B.V. regularly sends emails to distribute our newsletters, promote activities or inform you about special offers and discounts at Dive City. You may receive such mailings when your email address is either listed with us as someone who has given consent for the purpose of receiving information (‘opt-in'), or has made a reservation with us in the past, or otherwise has a consensual relationship with Dive City. We use the email service Mailchimp to send mailings and keep our mailing lists up to date. For more information, please read the privacy policy of Mailchimp.

If you want to opt out from receiving such emails or would like to change your subscription preferences, you can let us know by using the link at the bottom of the email or by sending an email to info@scubalodge.com. In any case, your request must reach us in order to take effect.

How long are these data kept?
Personal data will not be kept longer than necessary. The retention period depends on the purpose for which we have received or collected the data and any legal obligations to retain data. If you have questions about specific information, please contact info@scubalodge.com.

Viewing, modifying and erasing data
As a visitor of the website you use a service. You have the right to view, modify or erase your own data. This means that you can submit a request for inspection, correction or erasure. You can send this request to info@scubalodge.com. We do want to make sure that you made the request. To protect everyone’s privacy, we may need additional documentation that shows that you made the request. We will reply as quickly as possible, but within four weeks to your request.

What cookies does Dive City use?
A cookie is a small text file that is saved on your computer, smartphone or other digital device. Below we have shown which cookies are placed on your device by using this service/website.

Name – Type – Provider – Objective – Expiration – date
_ga – Analytical – Google Analytics – Distinguishing unique visitors – 2 years
_gid – Analytical – Google Analytics – Distinguishing unique visitors – 24 hours

If you have questions or comments about privacy and cookies, you can contact Dive City at info@scubalodge.com.