Cookie Policy

The Bolton Abbey Terms Cookie Policy, please read carefully

Our site, like most websites, includes functionality provided by third parties. These third parties may issue cookies. A common example is an embedded YouTube video or Google Map.

Disabling these cookies will likely break the functions offered by these third parties

The following third party cookies are set on the finding us page by Google Maps and Google Analytics.

Name of cookieType of cookieExpiry periodReason for use of cookieDescription
NIDPersistent cookie6 monthsMediaThis cookie is set by Google Maps
PREFPersistent cookie2 yearsMediaThis cookie is set by Google Maps
testcookieSession cookieMediaThis cookie is set by Google Maps
khcookieSession cookieMediaThis cookie is set by Google Maps
_utmaPermanent Cookie This cookie is set by Google Analytics
_utmbPermanent Cookie This cookie is set by Google Analytics
_utmcSession cookie and only lasts as long as you are on the site This cookie is set by Google Analytics
_utmzPermanent Cookie This cookie is set by Google Analytics


The cookies set by Google Analytics are used to collect information about how visitors use a site. The information is used to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form on subjects such as the number of visitors to the site, the type of device used, screen resolution, browser type, how visitors arrived at the site and the pages visited.

We do not use cookies to:

  • Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission)
  • Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission)
  • Pass data to advertising networks
  • Pass personally identifiable data to third parties
  • Pay sales commissions

You can learn more about all the cookies we use below

Granting us permission to use cookies

If the settings on your software that you are using to view this website (your browser) are adjusted to accept cookies we take this, and your continued use of our website, to mean that you are fine with this. Should you wish to remove or not use cookies from our site you can learn how to do this below, however doing so will likely mean that our site will not work as you would expect.

Turning Cookies Off

You can usually switch cookies off by adjusting your browser settings to stop it from accepting cookies (Learn how here). Doing so however will likely limit the functionality of our's and a large proportion of the world's websites as cookies are a standard part of most modern websites

It may be that you concerns around cookies relate to so called "spyware". Rather than switching off cookies in your browser you may find that anti-spyware software achieves the same objective by automatically deleting cookies considered to be invasive. Learn more about managing cookies with antispyware software.