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Privacy statement

Responsible for data processing
Waldhaus Föckinghausen
Antonius Knippschild  e.K.
Föckinghausen 23
D-59909 Bestwig

Purpose of data processing
Purpose A: recording the number of website visits based on the IP address to evaluate the number of visitors and viewed pages
Purpose B: Recording the system events based on the IP address for troubleshooting
address for the purpose of establishment of contacts, as requested by the visitor
Purpose E: Google Analytics is used to analyse how a visitor uses the website. To do so, Google records customer data about technical characteristics and activities of the visitors of the website, via page views. These customer data are evaluated by a processing software to create reports that can inter alia contain information about the duration of the visit, approximate geographical origin, origin of visitor traffic, exit pages and visitor flows.
Purpose F: Google Maps provides access to maps to help find and visualise our location.
Purpose G: Google Fonts serves the purpose of using different fonts, which are shown on all visitor systems in a reliable way.


Legal basis for processing
Data for the purposes A, B, E, F, G, H, I, K are processed on the basis of legitimate interests according to Art. 6 (1) (f) EU GDPR.
Data for the purpose C, D, J, L, M are processed on the basis of the voluntary consent of the sender of the form respectively the deliberate activation of content according to Art. 6 (1) (a) EU GDPR.

Legitimate interest of the processing party
On purpose A: The website is used to gain new customers and to transfer information to interested parties. In order to be able to measure the effectiveness of this website and to improve the website on the basis of these data, the data mentioned in purpose A are collected.
On purpose B: To be able to guarantee the technical availability of the website permanently, system events are saved and evaluated. To be able to recognise and prevent events effected on purpose, all events are saved along with the IP addresses.
On purpose E: The website is used to gain new contractual partners and to transfer information to interested parties. For this purpose, it is important to adapt the website to the visitor’s requirements as much as possible and to ensure maximum reach. In order to be able to measure the effectiveness of these measures, the data are collected.
On purpose F: To be able to provide you with a map service and to avoid having to operate an uneconomical website, we allow you access to the free map of Google Maps.
On purpose G: To be able to provide an economically justifiable design experience on our website, we use the universally available Google Fonts. This ensures an optimum display for you.


Recipient of the data
Our contractual processors – Werbstatt GmbH, Senge-Platten-Str. 2, 59955 Winterberg and Alfahosting GmbH, Ankerstraße 3b, 06108 Halle (Saale), both Germany - may always access the data for hosting, operation or for further development of this website.
Moreover, the data will be forwarded to the following parties:
Google Ireland Ltd., Gordon House, Barrow Street, Dublin 4, Ireland
Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, CA 94043, USA

Duration of data retention
Purpose A: 12 months
Purpose B: 6 months
Purpose C: 6 months or before, if revoked
Purpose E: 3 years
Purpose F: permanently
Purpose G: permanently

Users' rights

As a person affected by data processing, you have the following rights at no charge:
a) You can revoke your voluntary consent at any time (right of revocation)
b) You can always request an overview of all data about you we have recorded (right of access)
c) You can always request deletion of data which are not subject to any legal or contractual retention requirements without being charged for this (right to erasure)
d) You can always restrict your consent to data processing to certain areas (right to restriction)
e) You can always object to data processing if the data are used to pursue the public interest or legitimate interests of the controller if there are reasons resulting from your particular situation (right to object)
f) In case any of the data about you contain errors, you always have the right to rectification of these data (right to rectification)
g) You have the right to receive your personal data in a structured, common and machine-readable format or have those data transferred to a third party (right to data portability)

Right to log a complaint

Each person affected by data processing has the right to log a complaint with the data protection supervisory agency of his country respectively with the supervisory agency responsible for the operator of this website.

Hotel Waldhaus Föckinghausen
Antonius Knippschild e.K.
Föckinghausen 23
D-59909 Bestwig
T 02904-97760
T (from abroad) +49-2904-97760

Please note our opening hours:

Mon: closed

Tue: 14.00-18.00 hours
(only "coffee and cake")

: open from 11.00 hours (kitchen from 12.00-14.00 & 17.30-20.00 hours; small dishes and "coffee and cake" from 14.00-17.30 hours)

We advise to reserve a table.  

Our annual closing times:

11.10 to (incl.) 19.10.2021

12.12. to (incl.) 26.12.2021