Privacy Policy

Legal & Privacy Policy

Georgetown County Tourism Management Commission Website

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Disclaimer and Privacy Policy

PLEASE NOTE: The information and description included in this website on local businesses has been provided by the business or taken from the business’ website or social media pages for informational and promotional purposes. The Georgetown County Tourism Management Commission and South Carolina’s Hammock Coast® Website does not provide, verify or in any way endorse the descriptive information regarding the business, trade or services. In the event of a grievance or concern with a local business service or product, communication should be made directly with the business.

Privacy Policy

Personally Identifiable Information: The Georgetown County Tourism Management Commission and South Carolina’s Hammock Coast® Website gathers personally identifiable information (name, e-mail address, etc.) and/or demographic data (ZIP code, interests, etc.) that you submit when you: 1) contact us, 2) complete a survey, 3) register for a promotion, contest, or sweepstakes, 4) sign-up for our mailing list, or 5) send us an e-mail. This information may be gathered through both on-line and off-line means. We may use this information to  compile demographic statistics about our users, and display to you information that matches your interests and profile.

All subscriber information is handled responsibly and never sold or rented. You will be offered unsubscribe opportunities in every communication; should you choose to unsubscribe at any time, your request will be handled promptly.

Any questions about travel to the South Carolina’s Hammock Coast or its eNewsletter can be directed to or by calling (843) 546-8436.

Web Traffic Data: The Georgetown County Tourism Management Commission and South Carolina’s Hammock Coast® Website servers gather industry standard information (domain, IP address, referrer, browser used, etc.) via Web server traffic logs. From time-to-time, The City of Georgetown Tourism Website staff members will analyze these logs to better understand the traffic patterns of our site visitors. We also use Google Advertising Features, including Google Re-marketing and Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting.  These contain no personally-identifiable information. We use this data to better understand how our site is being used which helps us upgrade it appropriately for increased ease-of-use and functionality.

To provide website visitors the ability to prevent their data from being used by Google Analytics, Google has developed the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on. You can find that information here.

E-mail Communications: To help us make e-mails more useful and interesting, we receive a confirmation when you open e-mails from us if your computer supports such capabilities. If you do not want to receive e-mail, every email communication has a link to opt-out of the list.

Cookies: Cookies are small bits of alphanumeric information that are placed and stored in your browser by our Web site. Our website uses cookies to calculate unique visitor sessions.

Correct/Update/Remove: At anytime, you may request to have your information corrected, updated, or removed from our database. To make a request to to have your information corrected, updated, or removed, please use email

Questions? If you have any questions about this privacy policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this website, you may contact the Georgetown County Chamber of Commerce at 843-546-8436 and reference the Hammock Coast® Website.

Note: The Tourism Management Commission may, from time-to-time, update this privacy statement without notice.

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