Privacy Policy | Swiss Hotel Properties SA

Valid from August 31, 2023

We, SWISS HOTEL PROPERTIES SA, located in Interlaken, Switzerland, are committed to protecting your privacy and continuously improving the services we provide to you.

This Information Security and Privacy Statement applies to the website


We are subject to Swiss and, where applicable, international regulations. Accordingly, we observe internationally recognized principles to ensure data protection and data security. This declaration informs you in particular about how we collect personal data that becomes available to us via the website, for what purposes it is used, to whom it may be disclosed and what your rights are in connection with the use of your personal data by us.

This privacy policy is an integral part of the SWISS HOTEL PROPERTIES SA disclaimer.


By accessing the website and using our offered services and products, you declare that you have carefully read this privacy policy and agree to the described data processing. Any questions in connection with this privacy policy can be directed at any time by e-mail to

If you do not agree with this statement, do not access the website or use our services and products.

Who is responsible for your personal data

Personal data is any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural or legal person, e.g. surname, first name, address, e-mail, date of birth in combination with postal code or telephone number.

The responsible party in terms of data protection legislation is SWISS HOTEL PROPERTIES SA, Höheweg 39-49, 3800 Interlaken, e-mail:

SWISS HOTEL PROPERTIES SA determines the purposes and means of the processing of your personal data and is therefore responsible for the processing and use of your personal data in accordance with this Privacy Policy. If you have any questions or concerns regarding this Privacy Policy or the processing of your personal data, please contact us at any time by sending an email to

How we process personal data

We collect and process personal data carefully and for the purposes described in this Privacy Policy. In accordance with applicable law, we may also use your personal data in ways other than those described in this Privacy Policy. In this case, we will provide you with specific privacy statements or notices at the time of collection and, where appropriate, obtain your consent. We always make reasonable efforts to collect information in anonymous or pseudonymous form so that we cannot identify you.

Which personal data we collect for which processing purposes

Personal data automatically transmitted via the use of the portal

SWISS HOTEL PROPERTIES SA collects and stores information that your browser automatically transmits to us in „server log files“ when you visit our website. The data collection is based on your will and interest to visit our website and our legitimate interests to operate the website. These may include the following data:

This personal data is not merged with other personal data and is stored separately from any other personal data transmitted by the user. They are deleted by us after three months at the latest.

SWISS HOTEL PROPERTIES SA uses the personal data collected automatically to fulfill the following purposes:

Personal data that the user transmits to us

SWISS HOTEL PROPERTIES SA collects and processes personal data that the user voluntarily submits to us by means of an online form directly on the website, via our contact e-mail address, via any other applications linked to the portal, by telephone or in any other way. This information includes, for example, the following personal data:

The provision of this personal data is expressly on a voluntary basis. Without this personal data, however, we will not be able to provide the services requested by the user in the desired quality or at all.

SWISS HOTEL PROPERTIES SA uses the personal data provided by the user to fulfill the following purposes:

On what legal basis do we process personal data about you

The processing of this personal data is based on the following legal bases:

If the processing is based on your consent or our legitimate interests, you can withdraw your consent or object to this processing at any time by contacting us directly at Please note, however, that the withdrawal of your consent does not affect the lawfulness of the processing based on the consent prior to its withdrawal.

With whom we share your personal data

SWISS HOTEL PROPERTIES SA takes the necessary measures to ensure that only our authorized personnel and our auxiliary persons who have the necessary knowledge have access to your personal data in order to fulfill the purposes for which your personal data was collected.

We may disclose your personal data to the following possible categories of recipients in accordance with the purposes and legal bases of processing described above, to the extent necessary for the intended data processing:

We select our partners and order processors carefully and only with sufficient assurance that they have appropriate technical and organizational measures in place in accordance with legal requirements. Our order processors can only process personal data upon documented instructions from us. They are all subject to confidentiality requirements and may only use your personal data to the extent necessary to fulfill the purpose for which your personal data was collected, unless otherwise required by law.

Transfer of personal data to countries outside the EEA

Personal data collected through our website is stored in Switzerland. In addition, we may transfer, store and process your personal data at data locations around the world, for example, where our third party vendors or partners are located. Therefore, we may transfer your personal data outside the European Economic Area (EEA) if this is necessary for the data processing described in this Privacy Policy in accordance with applicable law.

When data is transferred to countries that do not ensure an adequate level of protection, we ensure adequate data protection by taking appropriate safeguards, such as

For more information about our reasonable security precautions, please contact us by email at

How long we keep information about you

In principle, personal data is deleted as soon as it is no longer required to achieve the purpose for which it was collected, unless longer retention is necessary to fulfill legal obligations (e.g., retention and documentation obligations), contractual or pre-contractual obligations or legitimate business interests of us (e.g., to assert, exercise or defend legal claims).

On this basis, we usually process personal data in compliance with the following rules and obligations:


Depending on their function and purpose, the cookies we use can be divided into the following categories: Functional Cookies, Performance Cookies and Advertising Cookies. This website only uses functional cookies. These cookies serve a variety of purposes for the presentation, functionality and performance of a website and, in particular, to improve visitors‘ experience and enjoyment of the website. They allow a website to remember information already provided (e.g. username, location or language selection) and provide visitors with enhanced, more personalised functionality. Functional cookies are used, for example, to remember things like your login details. These cookies cannot track your movement on other websites.

You can configure your browser settings so that no cookies are stored on your computer. Complete deactivation of cookies may mean that you cannot use all the functions of our website.

Using the contact form

You have the possibility to contact us via contact form. For this we usually need the following information:

We use this data only to inform you about news, as requested. The processing of this data is therefore necessary within the meaning of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. b GDPR for the implementation of pre-contractual measures or is in our legitimate interest pursuant to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f GDPR.

No automated decisions including profiling with legal effect

We will not make any decision about you which is based solely on automated processing – including profiling – and which produces legal effects concerning you or similarly significantly affects you.


SWISS HOTEL PROPERTIES SA has implemented organizational and technical measures to maintain the security of personal data and to protect it against unauthorized or unlawful processing, accidental loss, alteration, disclosure or access.

SWISS HOTEL PROPERTIES SA may use third parties as data processors to collect and process your personal data. The data processors we engage will only process your personal data in accordance with our instructions and are required by law to take strict security precautions when handling personal data.

Unfortunately, the transmission of information over the Internet is not completely secure. Although we do our utmost to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our website; any transmission is at your own risk. For this reason, you are always free to submit your personal information to us by other means, such as by telephone or by mail. Once we have received your data, we apply strict procedures and stringent security measures to prevent unauthorized access.

Third-party privacy statements

Please note that if you click on the link to a third-party website (e.g., social media or other websites), you will be redirected to a website that we do not control and our privacy policy will no longer apply. Your browsing and interaction on another website is subject to the terms of use and privacy statements and notices of those third-party websites. In addition, we also cannot guarantee the accuracy and timeliness of these links.

We encourage you to carefully read the terms of use and privacy statements and notices of other websites before submitting any personal data through this website. We are not responsible or liable for the information content and data processing of such third party websites.


Our website is not intended for children, and we do not knowingly collect Personal Information from children under the age of 16 unless we have the express consent of their parents. If we are notified or otherwise learn that personal information of a child under 16 has been improperly collected, we will take all reasonable steps to delete that personal information.

What are your rights

You can request information from SWISS HOTEL PROPERTIES SA, with proof of your identity, as to whether personal data about you is being processed. In addition, you have the right to request the correction, destruction or restriction of personal data about yourself, as well as to object to the processing of your personal data.  If the processing is based on your consent or our legitimate interests, you may withdraw your consent or object to this processing at any time by contacting us directly by email at In certain cases, you have the right to receive personal data generated by the use of online services in a structured, common and machine-readable format, so that further use and transmission to any third-party provider is possible.

Requests in this regard should be addressed to SWISS HOTEL PROPERTIES SA via the following e-mail address: SWISS HOTEL PROPERTIES SA reserves the right to limit your rights under applicable law and, for example, not to disclose comprehensive information or to delete personal data. Please note that even after a request to delete your personal data, we must retain it in whole or in part within the scope of legal and contractual retention obligations. Deletion of your personal data may result in you no longer being able to use our services.

If we reject your request or if you are not satisfied with our processing, you are also entitled to file a complaint with the competent supervisory authority and to lodge an appeal with the competent authority. The competent authority is the Federal Data Protection and Information Commissioner (FDPIC) in Bern:


If you wish to exercise any of your rights described in this Privacy Policy, or if you have any questions or concerns about it, please contact our Data Protection Officer.

Swiss Hotel Properties SA

Altitude 39-49

3800 Interlaken

Changes to our privacy policy

SWISS HOTEL PROPERTIES SA reserves the right to adapt, supplement or otherwise change this personal data protection statement at any time and without stating reasons. The current personal data protection statement as published on the website shall apply.

Version: August 31, 2023