Jamaica Calling competition terms and conditions
Anyone who enters the Competition (an "Entrant") will be deemed to have understood these Rules along with the Terms and Conditions and will be bound by them
The following rules are together with, and in addition to the kmfm competition terms and conditions which can be found here.
To enter the Competition an Entrant must answer the question correctly and enter all required details.
Incomplete entries may not be counted.
Entrants must be aged 18 or over.
Entrants must be a resident in Kent and live in the BR, CT, DA, ME, or TN postcode areas.
A winner will be selected at random from correct entries and a phone call will be made during kmfm Drivetime on Friday 8th September 2023.
They will be contacted via a phone call. If they can not be reached after 2 attempts, another entrant in the will be chosen at random.
If during the call the entrant does not answer when spoken to for whatever reason, including technical issues from the entrants phone, that call may be ended and another caller will be chosen at random.
If the caller is driving at the time of their call and can not pull over for whatever reason, another caller may be chosen at random.
This competition is open from 2nd September and closes at 17:00 on 8th September 2023.
Prize (supplied by Visit Jamaica and Sandals Resorts:
Terms and conditions for the accommodation part of the prize from Unique Vacations UK (representatives of Sandals Resorts in the UK).
One seven-night (7), Luxury Included® (all-inclusive) accommodation-only holiday for two (2) adults at a Sandals Resort in Jamaica in one deluxe room with a king size bed (subject to availability and selected blackout dates). Flights for the redemption of the Sandals Prize Package are provided by the Jamaica Tourist Board and must be booked once the accommodations have been confirmed.
The resort accommodations are inclusive of all meals, unlimited premium brand beverages, daily & nightly entertainment, an array of land and water sports activities, including scuba diving (for certified divers), snorkelling, Wi-Fi in all rooms and public areas, resort gratuities, resort taxes and resort transfers to and from the selected or designated resort’s airport.
The Prize excludes: Domestic transfers, including any internal flights or transportation to the UK departure airport, spending money, telephone calls, Red Lane® Spa treatments and services, specialty dining, tours & excursions, inter-island transportation, SCUBA certification courses, island departure taxes and purchases made at the Sandals Resorts Specialty Shops. All expenses and incidental travel costs not expressly stated in the Prize package description, including but not limited to, all ground transportation (outside of local airport transfers in the Caribbean), travel insurance, passenger tariffs or duties, airline fees, surcharges, airport fees, service charges or facility charges, personal charges at lodging, security fees and taxes. Holiday insurance, Covid tests, Visas and ESTA’s are not included and must be purchased before travel, if required.
The Accommodation part of the Prize for Redemption Purposes only is: Unique Vacations UK Ltd., an affiliate of the worldwide representative for Sandals Resorts, located 2nd Floor, Nucleus House, 2 Lower Mortlake Rd, Richmond TW9 2JA.
There will only be one (1) winner. Prize winner and their travel companion must be over 18 and must travel on the same itinerary.
Passports are required for international travel and must have at least six months validity from when your trip finishes (i.e., the date you travel home).
The Holiday cannot be taken during peak seasons (Easter, July, August, December and New Year) and cannot be confirmed until 90 days prior to departure. Blackout dates and restrictions apply. Sandals Resorts’ Blackout dates include but are not limited to: 18th – 29th November 2023, 26th – 31st December 2023, 1st – 3rd January 2024, 17th – 23rd February 2024 and 11th March – 16th April 2024. Once dates are confirmed there will be an administration fee for any changes made to the reservation. This fee varies in accordance with the airline.
The Prize must be redeemed before 8th September 2024. Prize is strictly non-transferable; no cash alternative is available, and the prize cannot be redeemed for cash. If the winner is unable to redeem the Prize within the specified time the Prize will be forfeited.
Sandals Resorts are for couples and all accommodations include one king size bed.
The Prize is subject to Sandals Resorts terms and conditions accessible here.
Winner can choose to stay at Sandals Montego Bay, Sandals Royal Caribbean Resort & Private Island, Sandals South Coast, Sandals Negril Beach Resort & Spa, Sandals Ochi Beach Resort or Sandals Dunn’s River. Subject to availability. First choice may not be available. Prize excludes Sandals Royal Plantation.
Sandals Resorts reserves the right to relocate the Prize winner from the stated resort to an alternative Sandals Resort if rooms become unavailable for the travel dates booked due to any circumstance beyond their control. Sandals Resorts reserves the right to substitute the selected resort for another resort in the selected resort’s chain in a similar category based on availability of space for the secured travel dates, and to change dates without prior notice for any circumstance(s) beyond the selected resort’s control and if such circumstance(s) so require. The Terms and Conditions agreed to shall apply with equal applicability to any resort, which is the subject of substitution or deviation. Neither Unique Vacations (UK) Ltd. nor Sandals Resorts shall be liable for any claim made whatsoever, including but not limited to loss, compensation, or refund by reason of such substitution or deviation.
Prize value is an approximate value only based on select travel dates.
Employees and their immediate families of Unique Vacations UK Ltd and their associated agencies or affiliated companies are not eligible to enter to win.
Each Entrant agrees and as a condition of possibly being awarded the Prize to release and hold harmless the Prize Provider and its affiliated companies and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, agents and insurers from and against any and all claims, causes of action and/or liability for any injuries, illness, death, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with participation in and/or entry into the competition or receipt or possession, use or misuse of the Prize or any element thereof.
Health & Safety: The health and safety of our guests is our number one priority, and the Hotel reserves the right to implement or modify health protocols, policies and procedures at any time as needed, in keeping with public health guidance and applicable law.
Guests are responsible for checking the travel and entry protocols for the destination that they are travelling to before they depart and ensuring that they fully understand and comply with any such protocols. For example, some destinations may require all guests to be fully vaccinated and/or to obtain a negative PCR Covid-19 test a certain number of days pre-travel and post travel, to return to your original destination. Please visit the UK Foreign Commonwealth and Development Office (“FCDO”) website before travel and check the official Government website for the country you’re visiting for all pre and post travel protocols. Unique Travel Corp, Unique Vacations UK Limited and/or Sandals Resorts International Ltd. shall not be responsible for any additional costs incurred for any required test or any other pre-travel or post-travel requirements.
Compliance With Government Entities: The Unique Group, and Sandals Resorts International Limited and/or any of its related entities shall have the right to comply with any and all orders, recommendations, or directions whatsoever given by any government entity or by persons purporting to act with such authority, and such compliance shall not be deemed a breach of any agreement or any agreement entitling the guests to assert any claim for liability, compensation or refund.
All guests are required to provide evidence of comprehensive travel insurance before reservations are made for travel. Unique Travel Corp, Unique Vacations UK Limited and Sandals Resorts International Ltd. will not provide comprehensive travel insurance.
CLASS ACTION WAIVER
THIS SECTION PROVIDES FOR THE EXCLUSIVE RESOLUTION OF DISPUTES THROUGH INDIVIDUAL LEGAL ACTION AND SUPERSEDES ANY LAW ENTITLING GUEST TO PARTICIPATE IN A CLASS ACTION. THIS CLASS ACTION WAIVER PRECLUDES GUEST FROM PARTICIPATING IN OR BEING REPRESENTED IN ANY CLASS OR REPRESENTATIVE ACTION REGARDING ANY CLAIM BROUGHT UNDER AS A RESULT OF ANY AGREEMENT. EVEN IF APPLICABLE LAW PROVIDES OTHERWISE, GUEST AGREES THAT ANY ARBITRATION OR LAWSUIT AGAINST ANY ENTITY UNDER THE UNIQUE GROUP AND/OR SANDALS RESORTS WHATSOEVER SHALL BE LITIGATED BY GUEST INDIVIDUALLY AND NOT AS A MEMBER OF ANY CLASS OR AS PART OF A CLASS ACTION, AND GUEST EXPRESSLY AGREES TO WAIVE AUTHORITY TO ARBITRATE CLAIMS ON A CLASS ACTION BASIS. IF GUEST'S CLAIM IS SUBJECT TO LEGAL PROCEEDING UNDER FOREIGN SELECTION AND CHOICE OF LAW PROVISIONS OF THE ACCOMMODATIONS, AMENITIES, TRANSPORATION AND OTHER PRODUCTS OR SERVICES TERMS AND CONDITIONS (available here: www.sandals.com/terms-conditions), THE GUEST FURTHER AGREES AND ACKNOWLEDGES THAT THE CLASS ACTION WAIVER IS MATERIAL AND ESSENTIAL TO THE PROCEEDING OF ANY DISPUTES BETWEEN THE PARTIES AND IS NON-SEVERABLE FROM THE AGREEMENT TO ANY CLAIMS HEREIN. THE VALIDITY AND EFFECT OF THIS CLASS ACTION WAIVER MAY BE DETERMINED ONLY BY A JUDGE OR COURT OF LAW. GUEST AGREES THAT THIS SECTION SHALL NOT BE SEVERABLE UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES FROM THE FORUM SELECTION AND CHOICE OF LAW PROVISION SET FORTH IN THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS. Guest agrees that the parties referenced in FOREIGN SELECTION AND CHOICE OF LAW PROVISIONS OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS that may be the subject of any claim by Guest can receive immediate judicial assistance to enforce this class action waiver.
Entrants should check the Gov.co.uk website for travel advice and other information prior to entering the competition.
ABTA no: Y6413
The prize also includes 2 x admission tickets to the Bob Marley Museum in Kingston.
Prize includes return coach travel to Kingston from the winners’ Sandals Hotel - provided by Bob Marley and Caribbean World Vacations.