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Prize Draw Terms & Conditions

CityUnscripted, Bridgestreet Hospitality & WeSwap Terms & Conditions

General Conditions

  1. This prize draw is open to anyone aged 18 years or over, except employees of TripConsul Ltd trading as CityUnscripted (“Promoter”), WeSwap (“WeSwap”) , Bridgestreet Hospitality (“Bridgestreet”) and their families, agents or anyone else professionally associated with the draw. Competition entrants must be able to travel from Europe to New York City and be resident of one of the following countries: United Kingdom, Denmark, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Sweden.

  2. Details of how to enter form part of the terms and conditions.  It is a condition of entry that all rules are accepted as final and that the competitor agrees to abide by these rules.  The decision of the judges is final and no correspondence will be entered into.

  3. Entries must be submitted via the Contest Landing Page at https://www.blog.cityunscripted.com/new-york-competition and entry is restricted to one per person.  Once submitted, entries cannot be amended in any way.

  4. Late, illegible, incomplete, defaced or corrupt entries or entries sent through agencies and third parties will not be accepted.  No responsibility can be accepted for lost entries and proof of dispatch will not be accepted as proof of receipt.  One winner will be drawn at random from all entries received by the closing date of the prize draw.  The winner’s name and country can be obtained by emailing us at info@CityUnscripted.com within one month after the closing date of the prize draw.

  5. All entries must be received by 31 March, 2018.

  6. The winner will be contacted within 14 days of the closing date of the prize draw. 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, drawn in accordance with these terms and conditions.

  7. The prize as described is available on the date of publication. Should the prize become unavailable, a substitute of equal value shall be provided.

  8. The winning entrant will win a 4 night (5 day) vacation for two to New York City, New York.  The prize package comprises:

    • Roundtrip economy class flights to a New York international airport to a maximum value of £1000 (for both tickets in total);

    • 4 nights accommodation in New York City (subject to availability and black out periods, vouchers will be provided, see conditions of booking below)

    • A fully personalized and authentic 10 hours (2 X 5 hours) experience with a Local host (English speaker) to see and enjoy the best of New York from a local’s perspective provided by CityUnscripted

    • £600 spending money pre-loaded onto a WeSwap Mastercard in the name of the winner

  9. The prize must be taken as one package.

  10. The prize does not include: any transport except for round-trip economy flights to and from New York; travel insurance; food and drink; personal expenditure or incidental costs, other than where specifically mentioned.

  11. It is the responsibility of the prize winner to ensure they and their guest have a valid passport and travel insurance and obtain any necessary vaccinations and visas for their trip.

  12. The prize is valid for departures between 1 April 2018 and 1 September 2018 (excluding blackout days).  Once confirmed, the booking cannot be amended.  The winner and their guest must travel together at all times.

  13. The prize is subject to availability, non-transferable and there are no cash alternatives.

  14. The winner will be required to participate in reasonable publicity on behalf of the WeSwap, Bridgestreet and the Promoter.

  15. By entering the competition you agree to receive communications from us from time to time from which you can unsubscribe at any time.

  16. Accommodation Booking Instructions & Terms of the Hotel Voucher/s:

    • To redeem your accommodation voucher/s contact Bridgestreet by email: Erin.McKillip@bridgestreet.com

    • Reservations made directly through the website will not be covered by the Bridgestreet voucher 

    • Accommodation includes standard room only for up to two people sharing

    • Stay must be consumed by the date indicated on the voucher. No extensions will be permitted

    • Reservations are subject to availability and blackout dates may apply

    • All booking requests must be made minimum 1 month prior to travelling

    • A copy of the voucher must be sent to Bridgestreet with the reservation request 

  17. Your voucher is only redeemable at participating Bridgestreet apartments as indicated on the voucher.  Locations are subject to change without notice.  The voucher is valid for the number of nights indicated on the front and is good for one continuous stay comprising consecutive nights at any one participating Bridgestreet apartment.

  18. No credit will be issued for a voucher that is not fully used.  The voucher is non-transferable and there is no cash alternative.  The voucher is deemed void if altered, photocopied, or reproduced.  Any unauthorised sale, reproduction or distribution constitutes fraud. Tax liability, if any, including disclosure, are user’s responsibility.  The voucher is not valid in conjunction with any other promotional offers or certificates.  

  19. Additional nights are available at charge and upon availability.  Additional guests will be subject to additional hotel charges.  Guests are responsible for all other charges not covered by the voucher.  Voucher does not include gratuities.  Guest may be subject to additional hotel charges.  Normal arrival/departure restrictions apply.  

  20. By making a reservation for an apartment using your voucher, you accept and agree to the cancellation and no-show policy of that individual apartment.  Failure to cancel a booking within the specified time frame or no-show may constitute to a redeemed voucher and no alternative stay may be booked using that voucher.  The availability of apartment stays at some destinations are subject to government approvals, regulations, restrictions, and applicable taxes.  

  21. Flights and Local Host booking:

    • Contact CityUnscripted at bookings@cityunscripted.com or on +44 203 776 1000 and provide preferred dates for the flights and the Local experiences. Flights and experiences may be subject to black out periods. Flights & experiences must be booked and taken before 1 September 2018 and are subject to availability and maximum total cost of GBP £1,000 (ie max of GBP £500 per roundtrip per person).

  22. The full terms and conditions for the GBP £600 WeSwap spending money part of the prize can be found at https://support.weswap.com/hc/en-us/articles/360001333373

  23. Events may occur that render the prize draw itself or the awarding of the prize impossible due to reasons beyond the control of the Promoter and accordingly the Promoter may at its absolute discretion vary or amend the promotion and the entrant agrees that no liability shall attach to the Promoter as a result thereof.

  24. 1WeSwap, Bridgestreet and the Promoter are responsible for the publication and adjudication of the prize draw and the provision of the prize.

  25. These Terms and Conditions are to be interpreted in accordance with English law and any dispute arising out of these Terms or their subject matter is subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts. All rights reserved.

  26. Promoter: TripConsul Ltd trading as CityUnscripted, 52 Gower Street, London WC1E 6EB.