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Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Your privacy is critically important to us. At The Bayfield Inn we have a few fundamental principles:

  • We don’t ask you for personal information unless we truly need it. (We can’t stand services that ask you for things like your gender or income level for no apparent reason.)
  • We don’t share your personal information with anyone except to comply with the law, develop our products, or protect our rights.
  • We don’t store personal information on our servers unless required for the on-going operation of one of our services.

If you have questions about deleting or correcting your personal data please contact us.

The Bayfield Inn (“The Bayfield Inn”) operates several websites including and It is The Bayfield Inn’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, The Bayfield Inn collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. The Bayfield Inn’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how The Bayfield Inn’s visitors use its website. From time to time, The Bayfield Inn may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

The Bayfield Inn also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on our websites. The Bayfield Inn only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to The Bayfield Inn’s websites choose to interact with The Bayfield Inn in ways that require The Bayfield Inn to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that The Bayfield Inn gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. Those who engage in transactions with The Bayfield Inn are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, The Bayfield Inn collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with The Bayfield Inn. The Bayfield Inn does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

Aggregated Statistics

The Bayfield Inn may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. For instance, The Bayfield Inn may monitor the most content on the site or use spam screened by services to help identify spam. The Bayfield Inn may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, The Bayfield Inn does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

The Bayfield Inn discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on The Bayfield Inn’s behalf or to provide services available at The Bayfield Inn’s websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using The Bayfield Inn’s websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. The Bayfield Inn will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, The Bayfield Inn discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when The Bayfield Inn believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of The Bayfield Inn, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an The Bayfield Inn website and have supplied your email address, The Bayfield Inn may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with The Bayfield Inn and our products. We expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. The Bayfield Inn takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.


A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. The Bayfield Inn uses cookies to help The Bayfield Inn identify and track visitors, their usage of The Bayfield Inn website, and their website access preferences. The Bayfield Inn visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using The Bayfield Inn’s websites, with the drawback that certain features of The Bayfield Inn’s websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Business Transfers

If The Bayfield Inn, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that The Bayfield Inn goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of The Bayfield Inn may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.


Ads appearing on any of our websites may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by The Bayfield Inn and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, The Bayfield Inn may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in The Bayfield Inn’s sole discretion. The Bayfield Inn encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.

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