Competition Terms and Conditions
Terms & Conditions
The following rules together with the general competition terms and conditions (which can be found at https://www.trendingtravel.co.uk (as defined in the Competition Terms and Conditions apply to ‘WIN A 7 Night Maldives Holiday at The Hard Rock Hotel (the “Competition”) which will run from 22nd Nov 2021 to 29th Nov 2021 on TRENDING TRAVEL website ‘the promoter’).
Anyone who enters the Competition (an “Entrant”) will be deemed to have read and accepted the Specific Rules and the Competition Terms and Conditions and will be bound by them.
This “giveaway*” is a prize draw which offers entrants the opportunity to win a 7-night holiday to The Maldives, including flights and transfers, staying at The Hard Rock Hotel. No purchase necessary.
Conditions of entry – To participate in this promotion you must satisfy the following:
1.1. You must be aged 18 or over; If you are not, you must have the permission of your parent or guardian to participate in this promotion. By participating, you confirm that you have obtained such permission; applicants over 16 but under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
1.2. You must have an Instagram account that is set to “public”.
1.3. You are not permitted to enter if you are our employee or their direct family member or agent, or if you are otherwise associated with the Prize Draw.
1.4. You must agree to and comply with these terms and conditions; if you do not agree and/or comply you will not be eligible to participate and will be disqualified.
1.5. You can enter the Prize Draw more than once.
How to enter – to enter this Prize Draw you will need to:
2.1. Like the image on the feed during the Entry Period
2.2. Tag a friend in the comments during the Entry Period who you would like to take on holiday
2.3. Follow the following Instagram accounts @trendingtravel.co.uk, @hardrockhotelmaldives, @charlottegshore and @unantolga
Entry period – You can enter the Prize Draw from 22nd Nov 2021 : 19:00 UK time – closes 2359 29th Nov 2021. (“Entry Period”).
Winner notification – We will contact winner by Instagram direct message within 3 days of competition closing. The winner will be asked to confirm their Instagram handle, full name, age, postal address, email address and telephone number to claim the Prize and provide proof of identity where necessary. We reserve the right to disqualify you from the Prize Draw if you are unable to provide such details. The Prize must be claimed within 7 days of the date of our notification to you. If the Prize is unclaimed after this time we reserve the right to offer the Prize to another winner selected in accordance with these terms. If for any reason the winner chooses not to take up the Prize or any part of the Prize, we reserve the right to ask the winner to confirm this in writing and we will be able to retain or dispose of the Prize (or part of the Prize) at our own discretion.
Announcement of winner – The name and country of residence of the winner will be made available upon request for two months after the Closing Date. Please write to the address below for these details.
Disqualification – We reserve the right to refuse to award the Prize or disqualify an entrant where there are reasonable grounds to believe there has been a breach of these terms and conditions or otherwise where an entrant has gained unfair advantage in participating in this promotion or won using fraudulent means. Late or incomplete entries which do not satisfy these terms and conditions will be disqualified and not be entered into the Prize Draw.
Changes to the promotion – We reserve the right to cancel or amend the Prize Draw at any stage where we deem it necessary and/or there are circumstances outside our reasonable control which affects or could affect the proper operation of this promotion, and only where circumstances make this unavoidable, but will always endeavour to minimise the effect to entrants in order to avoid undue disappointment.
Social Media – This Prize Draw is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Instagram, Facebook or Twitter. By entering this Prize Draw you agree to release Instagram of any liability caused in respect of this Prize Draw.
Liability – To the fullest extent permitted by law we exclude any and all liability for any loss, damage or injury occurring to you or any third party arising from your entry into the promotion or arising from your acceptance and use of the Prize.
Law – These terms are governed by the laws of England and Wales.
Promotion administrator – This Prize Draw is administered by Trending Travel LTD.
Holiday Prize Terms and Conditions
All entries must be received by 23:59 on the 29th November 2021.
The winner will be contacted no later than 3 days after the closing date of the prize selection. Every attempt will be made to contact winner; however the promoter reserves the right to choose another winner if contact and/or acknowledgement of win is unsuccessful for a period of 3 or more working days after winner is announced. Should the Promoter be unable to contact the winner or should the winner be unable to accept the prize, the Promoter reserves the right to award the prize to an alternative winner, chosen in accordance with these terms and conditions.
There is one winner between all posts, across all accounts and will be randomly selected and contacted via DM.
The prize as described is available on the date of publication. Should the prize become unavailable, a substitute of equal value shall be provided.
All elements of the prize are subject to availability, non-transferable and there are no cash alternatives.
Prize holiday details:
2 Adult Economy Class flights to The Maldives – from the following airports of your choice: Gatwick / Heathrow / Manchester subject to availability. All airport taxes are included in this prize Baggage is restricted to the standard airline minimums usually 15kg – 30kg dependant on airline used.
Transfers to the resort and airport are included.
Prior reservation is required by the bearer and booking is subject to availability.
Valid for travel between 16th January 2022 – 30th September 2022.
7 Night stay All Inclusive at The Hard Rock Hotel Maldives for 2 persons staying in a platinum overwater villa with flights and transfers included.
This excludes the easter period, bank holidays and local religious holidays and is subject to promotional availability.
Additional charges will apply for any food, beverages or services outside of the all-inclusive plan.
This prize is not valid in conjunction with any other offers or promotions and is not refundable nor exchangeable in cash or any other services.
Entrants’ data will be used for the purpose of administration of this prize competition and in accordance with the permissions granted or withheld at the point of entry. Entrants also agree to share their customer profiles and contact information with Trending Travel Ltd
Events may occur that render the competition of awarding the prize impossible due to reasons beyond the control of the Promoter and accordingly the Promoter may at Trending Travel absolute discretion vary or amend the promotion and the entrant agrees that no liability shall attach to the Promoter as a result thereof.
The winner must agree to the Trending Travel Ltd standard booking terms and conditions.
The prize and dates are subject to flight and hotel availability at the time of request and may only be taken during the time frames specified in the individual prize terms. Please note, the prize is limited on the flights and may be unavailable even if there is general availability on a particular flight.
The prize is subject to the Trending Travel Ltd general terms and conditions which can be found at www.trendingtravel.co.uk terms-and conditions. In the event of any conflict, these Holiday Prize Draw Terms and Conditions shall take precedence.
Any optional purchases or supplements are extra and are subject to the standard Trending Travel Ltd terms and conditions and any applicable charges must be paid for by the winner at the time of booking for all the travelling party.
The prize duration cannot be extended unless agreed by Trending Travel, and the hotel and/or room type will not be changed by the winner. Any additional passengers booked will be charged at normal rates for additional flights and rooms. Please note, once you have made a booking you cannot amend the travel dates.
The prize does not include travel between the winner’s home and airport , personal expenditure or incidental costs, other than where mentioned. The prize does not include petrol or parking. It is the responsibility of the prize-winner and guest to ensure that they have a valid passport, health insurance and travel insurance and obtain any necessary vaccinations and visas for their trip. Visa must be submitted 6 weeks ahead of departure and any failure to do so, or if the visa is being refused, no compensation can be given.
Covid 19 – Should your prize be disrupted by Covid-19 Trending Travel will make best endeavours to rearrange and rebook the winner at a different time. This will be subject to availability, government and FCO advice and regulation.
Trending Travel Ltd will not be liable for any cancellations or changes to the prize draw or the prizes, or for any loss or damage. Nothing in these terms shall exclude or limit the liability of Trending Travel Ltd in relation to personal injury or death caused by Trending Travel Ltd negligence or for fraud.
Trending Travel retain the right to repurpose all social media content generated on the prize for the use on all trending travel social media channels and www.trendingtravel.co.uk .
These terms are subject to English Law and by submitting an entry, Entrants submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England.
Trending Travel Ltd reserves the right to substitute the prize with another prize their absolute discretion.
Trending Travel Ltd are the promoter of this Competition.