Mackerel Islands Cookie Policy


Use of Cookies

When you use this website, you consent to Mackerel Island’s use of cookies, which are files sent by the website server to the browser, and stored by the browser. This enables the server to track and identify web browsers.

Third party cookies

When you use this website, you may also be sent third party cookies when clicking through to external pages such as booking sites or social media sites. We recommend reading the cookie policies of these sites should you require further understanding of how these are used.

Refusing cookies

Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies, however please note that blocking cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of some websites.

In Internet Explorer, you can refuse all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy”, and selecting “Block all cookies” using the sliding selector.

In Firefox, adjust cookie settings by clicking “Tools”, “Options” and “Privacy”.

In Safari, adjust cookie settings by clicking “Safari”, “Preferences”, “Privacy” and then selecting one of the options from “Cookies and Website Data”.

Cookie Types

Mackerel Islands uses the following cookies on this website, for the following purposes:

Google Analytics Cookies

Mackerel Islands uses Google Analytics to analyse a visitor’s usage of the website. The reason we do so is to ensure we continue to improve your experience when visiting the site, ensuring you find the information you require and the desired actions taken to achieve this are seamless.

Google Analytics generates statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies, which are stored on users’ computers. The information generated relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of the website. Google will store and use this information. Google’s privacy policy is available at:

Marketing Cookies

We use marketing cookies to identify how you are reaching us. Analysis of marketing cookies helps us see how you find and interact with us, so we can further fine-tune your visitor experience and hopefully make it the best it can possibly be.

Functionality Cookies

This type of cookie covers our ‘share’ functionality with social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Youtube and Tripadvisor. These cookies simply help you with site usage, enabling you to use its features. They don’t store any information, and are not used for analysis to refine marketing processes.