Cookie Policy

What is a Cookie?

Cookies are kind of like short-term memory for websites. We use cookies to store little bits of information between pages or visits. This means we can keep track of important information as you browse our website. We also use cookies to help make improvements to the experience on our website. You may have noticed our cookie banner when you visit our site for the first time. In 2011, the EU created a legal requirement for websites to inform visitors of cookie use. This is so there was a better understanding of how websites tracked users across pages.

How we use Cookies on City Apartments

There are a number of ways we use cookies on the City Apartments website. We use cookies to remember selections between booking screens so users can book online. We also use Google Analytics to help improve the website experience for our users. Any analytic data we collect is completely anonymous. So this means we never store any personal information about visitors to our website.

Cookies set by City Apartments

Below is a list of the cookies that are set by our website. There is also a short description of how the cookies are used. We try to keep this list as up to date as possible. If you come across a cookie not listed here please let us know so we can update it.

Cookie Name Expiration Time Description
_ga 2 years Used by Google Analytics to distinguish Users
_gid 24 hours Used by Google Analytics to distinguish Users
_gat 1 minute Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rates
AMP_TOKEN 30 seconds to 1 year Used by Google Analytics to retrieve a Client ID from AMP
_gac_{property-id} 90 days Used by Google Analytics to find campaign data related to a user
__utma 2 years from set/update Used by Google Analytics to distinguish Users
__utmt 10 minutes Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rates
__utmb 30 mins from set/update Used by Google Analytics to determine new visits and sessions
__utmc End of browser session Used by Google Analytics to support third-party libraries
__utmz 6 months from set/update Used by Google Analytics to store the traffic source that explains how you reached our website
__utmv 2 years from set/update Used by Google Analytics to store visitor-level custom variable data

How to disable Cookies

You can disable cookies using your browser’s privacy settings. Disabling cookies means that your browser will no longer store cookies on your machine. However, this may cause websites not to function as expected.

If you have any questions about how we use cookies on our website, please feel free to contact webmaster@cityapt.co.uk.