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Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy describes how and when we collect, use, and share your information when you book a tour, hire a luxury coach, contact us, or otherwise use our services through


Information we collect


We receive, collect and store any information you enter on this website or provide us in any other way. This includes personally identifiable information including your name, email address, postal address, payment information, comments, feedback, reviews, recommendations and the details of the services that you’re booking.  You may also choose to provide us with additional personal information if you contact us directly.


We also use analytics software tools to measure and collect session information, including page response times, length of visits to certain pages, and page interaction information. 


Why we collect information


We collect both non-personal and personal information for the following purposes:

  • To provide and operate our services such as booking tours, answering queries and contacting customers.

  • To provide our users with ongoing customer assistance or to settle disputes.

  • To be able to contact our visitors and users with general or personalized service-related notices and promotional messages - for example through a newsletter if you provide your affirmative consent, which you can revoke at any time.

  • To create aggregated statistical data and other aggregated and/or inferred non-personal information, which we may use to provide and improve our services; 

  • To comply with any applicable laws and regulations.


How we collect information


When you conduct a transaction on our website such as making a booking or contacting us via email or the website contact form, as part of the process, we collect personal information you give me such as your name, phone number and email address. Your personal information will be used for the specific reasons stated above only.


How we store, use, share and disclose site visitors' personal information


Achill Coaches is hosted on the platform. provides us with the online platform that allows us to sell our services to you. Your data may be stored through’s data storage, databases and the general applications. They store your data on secure servers behind a firewall. 


All direct payment gateways offered by and used by this website adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover. PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by our booking system and its service providers.


How we communicate with site visitors


We may contact you to communicate with you regarding your booking or query, to troubleshoot problems, to resolve a dispute, to collect fees or monies owed, or (if you have consented to receiving this information) to send updates about Achill Coaches such as marketing campaigns, promotions, updates etc. For these purposes, we may contact you via email, telephone, text/WhatsApp messages, and postal mail. 


Data retention


We retain your personal information only for as long as necessary to provide you with our services and as described in this Privacy Policy. However, we may also be required to retain this information to comply with our legal and regulatory obligations, or to resolve disputes. We will generally keep your data for the following time period: 2 years.


Your rights


If you reside in certain territories, including the EU, you have a number of rights in relation to your personal information. While some of these rights apply generally, certain rights apply only in certain limited cases. These rights are as follows:


  • Access: You may have the right to access and receive a copy of the personal information we hold about you by contacting us using the contact information below.


  • Change, restrict, delete: You may also have rights to change, restrict our use of, or delete your personal information. Apart from exceptional circumstances (such as a requirement to store your data for legal reasons) we will generally delete your personal information upon request.


  • Object: You can object to (i) our processing of some of your information based on our legitimate interests and (ii) receiving marketing messages from us after providing your express consent to receive them. In such cases, we will delete your personal information unless we have compelling and legitimate grounds to continue using that information or if it is needed for legal reasons.


  • Complain: If you reside in the EU and wish to raise a concern about our use of your information (and without prejudice to any other rights you may have), you have the right to do so with your local data protection authority.

For purposes of EU data protection law, I, Alan Gielty am the data controller of your personal information. If you have any questions or concerns, you may contact me


How we use cookies and other tracking tools


As is common practice with almost all professional websites this site uses cookies, which are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer, to improve your experience. This website uses cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below. 


Order processing cookies


This site offers e-commerce or payment facilities and some cookies are essential to ensure that your order is remembered between pages so that it can be processed properly.

Third Party Cookies


This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solutions on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.


For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page


We also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work the following social media sites including Facebook, Instagram and Twitter will set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.


Disabling Cookies


You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. 


How can site visitors withdraw their consent


If you don’t want us to process your data anymore, please contact us


Privacy policy updates


We reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any time, so please review it frequently. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here that it has been updated, so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we use and/or disclose it. 


Questions and contact information


If you would like to: access, correct, amend or delete any personal information we have about you, you are invited to contact us.

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