Win A Trip To Thailand! | Competition Terms & Conditions

Who needs a holiday?

Win a 7-night holiday in Phuket, Thailand, courtesy of Etihad and Marriott!! To enter, head over to our Facebook & Instagram pages to tell us why you NEED a holiday in the comments. Simple.

Every comment will be entered into a prize draw, but extra entries will be given for sharing, liking, and tagging a friend in this post.

Ends at 11.30pm on 6 Dec 2021. Good Luck!

Terms and Conditions

We know you would rather be planning your next holiday than bother with terms and conditions, but it’s important to read them all to ensure your entry is valid and to be in with a chance of winning a holiday!

The following conditions apply to the redemption of the holiday prize.

By entering the competition, you confirm that you have read, understood and agreed to these terms and conditions.

How to Enter and Eligibility for Entry

  • To enter you must comment on the Travel Republic competition post with your holiday moment that made you smile.
  • One comment per social media account will be valid.
  • Reactions, shares and tags on all social media platforms will also be counted as an extra entry.
  • All comments posted between 09.30hrs GMT on Friday 3rd December and until 23.30hrs GMT on Monday 6th December 2021, on Travel Republic Facebook and Instagram channels only and deemed as a suitable answer by Travel Republic will be entered into a prize draw and one winner will be chosen at random.
  • The competition closes 23.30 GMT 06/12/21 and any entries received after the closing date and time will not be accepted.
  • This competition is not open to Travel Republic employees.

Determination of Winners

  • Travel Republic at its sole discretion may disqualify any entrant, where it suspects that the entrant has breached any of these Terms and Conditions.
  • An employee from Travel Republic will contact the winner via private message on the social media channel they entered within 7 days of closing and announce the winner across their social media accounts once the winner has accepted the prize. Travel Republic will request a full name and contact details to be used for the purpose of this competition only.
  • Travel Republic reserves the right to announce the winners’ name on their social channels.
  • The prize must be accepted within 24 hours of being notified, after which Travel Republic reserves the right to select another winner who will receive the prize. Travel Republic cannot accept responsibility for late responses.
  • The prize can only be redeemed with Travel Republic.
  • Travel Republic reserves the right to request a short review of the experience, hotel and flight prizes, with pictures, which may be featured on our company blog or social media.

Thailand Holiday Details

  • There is one (1) “Thailand Holiday” prize consisting of:
    • A seven night Bed and Breakfast stay for up to two (2) adults in an Deluxe Pool View Room at Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa Merlin Beach.
    • Return economy flights with Etihad Airways from either London Heathrow or Manchester airports to Phuket Airport.
  • The winner may choose one (1) companion for the Thailand Holiday and must be the lead traveller on the Thailand Holiday. The winner and their companion (s) must travel on the same itinerary. 
  • The Thailand Holiday must be booked by 20th December 2021 and travel must be completed by 31st March 2022. Once booked, the Thailand Holiday cannot be changed. If the winner wishes to cancel or amend their booking, the winner shall pay additional fees.
  • The holiday is subject to the following blackout dates: 20th December 2021 – 15th January 2022 and other dates may also be unavailable.’ Etihad have checked and there is reasonable availability for prize redemption at the time of publishing these terms and conditions, but occasional dates will become sold out for the required booking classes.

Prize Details

  • Please note that the winner will need a current and valid credit/debit card with sufficient available funds in order to check in at the winner’s chosen hotel for security deposit purposes.
  • The winner and their companion must be 18 years old to take up the Prize. 
  • There is no cash alternative to the Prize and there is no alternative prize if the winner is unable to travel for any reason. The prize is non-transferable and is to be used by the winner only.
  • It is the responsibility of the winner to (i) organize and pay costs associated with obtaining visas for the travelling parties, (ii) ensure that the travelling party is adequately insured including without limitation covering overseas medical costs, and (iii) ensure that the travelling parties adhere to the travel itinerary and other relevant safety instructions as set out by Travel Republic. It is the responsibility of the winner to inform Travel Republic of any wheelchair or similar access requirements for the winner and/or their companion(s) when taking up the prize, and to adhere to any applicable health and safety guidelines.
  • It is the responsibility of the winner to ensure that they and/or their companion(s) adhere to any visa entry requirements to the chosen destinations.  It is the responsibility of the winner to adhere to the local laws in the chosen destinations including but not limited to the legal age limit for buying, drinking and possessing alcoholic beverages. 
  • Upon booking the Thailand Holiday, the winner will be bound by and subject to the Terms and Conditions of Travel Republic: https://www.travelrepublic.co.uk/ under ‘Terms of Business’. 
  • Please note Travel Republic will not be liable or give the winner a price reduction or compensation if Travel Republic’s contractual obligations to the winner are affected by unavoidable and extraordinary circumstances beyond the control of the party who seeks to rely on them which Travel Republic or the supplier(s) of the service(s) in question could not avoid even if all reasonable measures had been taken. 

How to Claim the Prize

  • An employee from Travel Republic will contact the winner to share further details on how to claim their prize.

General

  • If any act, omission, event or circumstance occurs which is beyond the reasonable control of Travel Republic and which prevents Travel Republic from complying with or fulfilling any element of these Terms and Conditions, Travel Republic will not be liable or responsible in respect of such Force Majeure Event.
    This competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook or Instagram.
  • In addition, the prize winners booking will adhere to Travel Republic “Agency Terms and Conditions”
  • This competition will be governed by English law and the English courts have jurisdiction to hear any disputes in relation to it.