Website – Terms, Conditions and Privacy
Users are not authorised to download, extract, add, modify or delete any information held on the Sandcastle Waterpark website. Any attempt to de-face, damage or change the content or structure of the site will be considered a breach of these terms. All images/text are copyright to the respective owners, you are not authorised to download/reproduce the images in any way without prior written permission from the copyright owner. Images of people or places displayed on the Site are either the property of, or used with permission by, The Sandcastle Waterpark. The use of these images by you, or anyone else authorised by you, is prohibited unless specifically permitted by these Terms and Conditions or specific permission provided elsewhere on the site. Any unauthorised use of the images may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and communications regulations and statutes.
In preparing this site (www.sandcastle-waterpark.co.uk), we have made every effort to offer current, correct and clearly expressed information, as inadvertent errors can occur and relevant laws and regulations change on a regular basis – the information offered may be neither current nor accurate. All of the information contained within this site (www.sandcastle-waterpark.co.uk ) is intended as a guide to the services offered by Sandcastle Waterpark. None of the information contained within the site contributes professional advice, nor does the information constitute a comprehensive or complete statement on any of the issues discussed.
Sandcastle Waterpark accept no responsibility resulting from reliance on any information contained within this site nor does it accept responsibility or liability for, (1) enabling users to link to any site on the internet other than our website, or (2) the contents of any other site, whether it is one from which you may have been prior to linking to this web site, or one to which you may link to from this web site.
Sandcastle Waterpark is the data controller, as defined by the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) and the Data Protection Act 2018, collecting the information obtained by this web site, (www.sandcastle-waterpark.co.uk ), for specified purposes as outlined below. Sandcastle Waterpark may transfer the information provided to its divisions and/or subsidiary companies where it is necessary to meet the purpose for which the information was submitted. By submitting any information to the data controller, the user authorises the transfer of data to the subsidiaries and divisions mentioned above to meet the purposes for which the information was submitted.
Data Collection and Purpose
Sandcastle Waterpark will only collect data and use personal information, which has been voluntarily provided by visitors to this site. A user may browse this site without submitting or disclosing any personal information.
Third party disclosure/third party Links
Sandcastle Waterpark will only disclose personal information to third parties under the following circumstances:
- Where it is necessary to fulfil a request submitted by the user.
- As required by a court or other legal or regulatory requirement.
Sandcastle Waterpark accepts no responsibility or liability for, (1) enabling users to link to any site on the internet other than our website, or (2) the contents of any other site, whether it is one from which you may have been prior to linking to this web site, or one to which you may link to from this web site.
Any old Survey Monkey vouchers can only be redeemed if the terms and conditions on the voucher are adhered to, including being checked off against a valid email address on our booking system at Reception. Photocopies and vouchers obtained through unauthorized third party websites will not be accepted under any circumstances.
South Beach, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY4 1BB : Tel 01253 343 602
Vat reg 825 9009 23
Company Information: Blackpool Operating Company Ltd Registered in England 1729327
Registered Office: Number One Bickerstaffe Square, Talbot Road, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY1 3AH.
Privacy and Data Access Rights
You have a right to access the personal information that we hold on you or have it erased completely at any time. To obtain a copy of the personal information or have it erased, please email us at:
enclosing your postal details and the details of your request.
Alternatively, you can write to us at the following address:
Data Protection Officer
Information Governance Team
PO Box 4
Security – at Sandcastle Waterpark, information security is very important and we have taken many steps to make sure your online shopping experience with us is secure. Information about you will be kept safe and secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure of your information, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to protect and secure information that is collected online.
If you forget your password, you can request a new password, which will be emailed to the address we hold for you. You can change your password anytime through the account facilities on the website. Should we think that there is likely to be, or has been any breach of security, we may change your password and notify you of the change by email.
Payment Card Security – Our Certificate is with Thwate and we use the latest SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) technology taking additional steps to make sure your information is as safe as possible to make sure that the details you provide when placing an order are kept private and secure, making shopping on our website safe. Our secure server encrypts your credit or debit card number details along with your personal information and changes them into bits of code that are then securely sent over the internet. Your browser will show when you are in a secure environment by displaying either a locked padlock or an image of a key in the grey bar at the bottom of the page; it may also warn you when you are entering a secured environment as you go to place your order. Once your payment information is received by us, your payment card is processed through the same systems that handle in- house sales so they’re tried and tested over many years of secure operation.
Security in our offices – access to your information is restricted in our stores and offices. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job are granted access to personally identifiable information. The servers that store this information are kept in a secure environment.
Sandcastle Waterpark is committed to Guest Service Excellence and Inclusion For All.
Online Sales – Terms and Conditions
Guests are welcomed to the Sandcastle Waterpark subject to the following Terms and Conditions (a copy of which is available on request).
Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Tickets cannot be sold or passed to any third party. However, the management at Sandcastle Waterpark reserves the right to transfer tickets to another date at any time if it is deemed necessary i.e. Essential maintenance is required.
When booking tickets on-line and prior to payment, the terms and conditions do state all bookings are non-refundable, however, as a gesture of goodwill, we are happy to leave the booking on our system for use on a future date – normally within 24 months of your original booking date.
All guests entering the Waterpark must have a unique ORDER REFERENCE NUMBER.
Those purchasing an admission ticket on behalf of a guest with a disability may be asked to produce proof of disability, for example Blue Badge holders, Disability Living Allowance record book, Attendance Allowance book, Invalidity benefit book, Visual Impairment registration card (BD8) or Blue/Orange parking permit – if you do not have access to any of these please contact us where we will be happy to discuss your individual situation. For more information on our Access for All information please click here
Sandcastle Waterpark reserves the right to:
- Refuse admission e.g for rowdy behaviour or under the influence of alcohol or drugs
- Refuse entry to any person or remove any guest from Sandcastle Waterpark
- Carry out reasonable searches of an individual or property prior to entry to Sandcastle Waterpark
- Carry out reasonable surveillance of an individual whilst in Sandcastle Waterpark for security and safety purposes
- Last admission one hour before published closing time
- Discounts cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer
- Sorry, we cannot refund any money if a waterslide or attraction is closed or breaks down, in the event of an evacuation of the building or if you are asked to leave.
Please be aware that booking process is quick, easy and convenient. Sandcastle Waterpark uses a third party payment processor to take online bookings and makes every effort to ensure complete guest confidentiality with regards to any on-line payments. Credit card details will be secured via encrypted means as it travels over the Internet.
Please note there are special height, age and weight restrictions on some of our waterslides and attractions please check full details on each attraction for more information.
Information we Collect
Name, address and postcode – without this we won’t know where to send your order or to whom. We also use postcodes to quickly get your full address to save you typing it out.
Age / date of birth – we may request an age and date of birth in order to offer certain products, such as Birthday Parties. We may also use this to send you e.g. birthday related offers, if you have agreed to receive marketing communications – you are not obliged to provide this Information.
Email address – we will send a confirmation of your order via email as well as other service related communication. If you have agreed to receive marketing communications these may also be sent by email.
Telephone numbers – if there are any problems with your order or we need to check anything, we need to be able to contact you quickly.
Payment card number, expiry date, issue no and name of card holder – A payment card is required to buy online products. We do not retain your payment card information as this is processed by Sage pay with SSL Technology. Only the last four digits are retained by us for identification purposes.
Where you heard about us – we may ask you this to help make our marketing more efficient.
Correspondence – if you contact us we may keep a record of that correspondence.
Sensitive personal data – sensitive personal data includes, for example, information related to your health, race or ethnic origin or religion. By giving us any sensitive personal data, you consent to us sharing this with relevant team members so we can provide you with the goods or services requested by you.
IP addresses – when you visit our site, we will automatically receive your IP address, a unique identifier for your computer or other access device.