Where in the World Week September competition!

We know you love our Where in the World competitions and August’s Where in the World Week competition was so successful, we’ve decided to bring it back this month! Eeeeeee!

This time round we’ve added an amazing twist… the lucky winner will not only be getting a 7 night stay (Half Board basis) for 2 adults and 2 children (you can still enter even if you don’t have kids), they’ll also get to decide which hotel they stay in!

Thank you to everyone who entered this competition. The photo is of the Egyptian pyramids of Giza in Cairo, so congratulations to everyone that guessed right!


The winner is…..Vicki Hunt!


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Yes, you heard right! September’s Where in the World Week prize can be taken at one of two hotels, which you can read all about below.

How to enter
Visit our main Facebook page and comment on the competition post with your answer to the ‘where in the world’ question. You’ve got 7 days to enter, meaning 7 days to share with all your friends and family giving you more chances to win. Once the competition is over we’ll randomly pick a winner from the correct answers… so get entering!

Enter here > http://on.fb.me/UVfeYE

The hotels

The first is the Medplaya Bali which is located just 250m from the beach in Benalmedena, Costa del Sol. It’s also close to the Puerto Marina, the Tivoli amusement park and the La Paloma park, making it the perfect choice for a fun-filled holiday with plenty to do. The hotel itself has two swimming pools with lawn areas, bar service and large terraces with sun-loungers and sunshades. There is also a lawn area, playground and pool for children. Every room in the hotel has a balcony and air-conditioning and guests can enjoy a buffet-style restaurant and a couple of bars for snacks and drinks. Benalmadena is relaxed and friendly with plenty of bars, restaurants and shops plus a 9km of gloriously sandy beach… perfect! There really is something for everyone to enjoy, children and adults alike, and we’d recommend strolling around Puerto Marina as the sun goes down to see all of the super-yachts bobbing there.



The Medplaya Calypso is located in Salou, Costa Dorada. This hotel is again very close to the beach and activities such as the Port Aventura theme park and Aquapolis water park. Salou itself has beautiful golden beaches and shallow, clear water which is perfect for families to enjoy. It has a laid-back atmosphere making it a great destination for a relaxing holiday, with lots of shops to browse and a wide range of restaurants to dine in. In the evening, the tempo gets a little more upbeat with a great selection of bars and a few clubs too. The Medplaya Calypso has two swimming pools and a hydro-massage pool, a leisure area and two pools for children. Guests will stay in spacious air-conditioned rooms with balconies and can enjoy a buffet-style restauraunt and several snack bars. The Medplaya Calypso also runs a fantastic, seasonal entertainment programme.



Terms and Conditions

This prize is open to alpharooms.com Facebook, Twitter and Google+ fans aged 18 years and over at the time of entry and UK and Irish residents ONLY. This competition is not open to employees of AIAG Ltd, associated companies, promotional agencies and contributors and the families of any of the aforementioned. The competition closes at 1pm Monday 29th September and the winner will be selected at random by an automated system and notified after 1pm on this day.
The prize consists of accommodation for 2 adults and for 2 children (of applicable) for 7 nights on a Half Board basis, staying at either the Medplaya Bali in Benalmadena (Costa del Sol) or at the Medplaya Calypso in Salou (Costa Dorada). Includes return flights from the UK or Ireland to either the Costa del Sol or the Costa Dorada (depending on which hotel is chosen) and 2 checked-in bags in total (weight depending on airline). Also includes return transfers in either the Costa del Sol or the Costa Dorada from the airport to the hotel. The prize must be taken before the 30th June 2015 from the 1st October 2014 onwards, excluding Christmas, New Year and Easter. If the holiday is not completed by 30th June 2015 or the winner cannot travel within the specified dates, it will be deemed to have been forfeited. No changes will be permitted once tickets are booked and issued. We reserve the right to restrict to certain travel dates. Accommodation is subject to advanced booking and availability. Flights will be available from: Dublin, Edinburgh, Gatwick, Stansted, East Midlands, Leeds, Manchester or Birmingham, the winner will be asked for a preference. Winner and guest(s) must hold valid passports and are solely responsible for any special visa requirements and medical vaccinations/other recommended medical requirements.
No extras at any point are included in the prize. All extras including travel insurance and UK/Ireland airport transfers must be paid for by prize-winner. Winners are recommended not to travel without travel insurance. Any requested upgrades or changes to the stated holiday prize will be at the winner’s own expense. The prize is non-refundable and not transferable. There is no cash alternative. Failure to attend for any reason whatsoever on the travel dates agreed and booked does not entitle the winner to an alternative holiday and the prize will be deemed to have been forfeited. The promoter reserves the right to substitute prize of equal value if a prize element becomes unavailable for any reason.



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