Terms and Conditions for Hidden Scotland's "Win a Luxurious Overnight Stay at The Witchery by the Castle" Competition

  1. Eligibility: This competition is open to all individuals worldwide who are at least 18 years of age or older, except for employees of Hidden Scotland, their immediate family members, or anyone directly connected with the organization or administration of the competition.

  2. Agreement to Rules: By participating, the entrant (“You”) agree to be fully and unconditionally bound by these rules, and You represent and warrant that You meet the eligibility requirements. In addition, You agree to accept the decisions of Hidden Scotland as final and binding as it relates to this competition.

  3. Competition Period: Entries will be accepted online starting from [start date] and ending on [end date]. All entries must be received by [end date] at 11:59 PM GMT.

  4. How to Enter: The competition must be entered by submitting an entry using the online form provided at [website link]. The entry must fulfill all competition requirements, as specified, to be eligible to win. Entries that are incomplete or do not adhere to the rules or specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of Hidden Scotland.

  5. Prize: The Winner(s) of the competition (the “Winner”) will receive a one-night stay for two at The Witchery by the Castle in Edinburgh, including a dinner for two. The prize includes only the cost of one night’s accommodation and dinner; travel costs are not included and are the responsibility of the Winner. No cash or other prize substitution shall be permitted except at Hidden Scotland’s discretion. The prize is non-transferable. Any and all prize-related expenses, including without limitation any and all national and/or local taxes, shall be the sole responsibility of the Winner.

  6. Winner Selection and Notification: Winner will be selected by a random drawing under the supervision of Hidden Scotland. Winner will be notified by email within five (5) days following selection of Winner. Hidden Scotland shall have no liability for Winner’s failure to receive notices due to spam, junk e-mail, or other security settings or for Winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If the Winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within [number of days] from the time award notification was sent, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and release as required, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate Winner selected.

  7. Rights Granted by You: By entering this content (e.g., photo, video, text, etc.), You understand and agree that Hidden Scotland, anyone acting on behalf of Hidden Scotland, and Hidden Scotland’s licensees, successors, and assigns, shall have the right, where permitted by law, to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use in any media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity and throughout the World, without limitation, your entry, name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image, statements about the competition, and biographical information for news, publicity, information, trade, advertising, public relations, and promotional purposes without any further compensation, notice, review, or consent.

  8. Terms & Conditions: Hidden Scotland reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the competition should virus, bug, non-authorized human intervention, fraud, or other cause beyond Hidden Scotland’s control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the competition. In such case, Hidden Scotland may select the Winner from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Hidden Scotland. Hidden Scotland reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the competition or website or violates these Terms & Conditions.

  9. Limitation of Liability: By entering, You agree to release and hold harmless Hidden Scotland and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers, and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from: (i) such entrant’s participation in the competition and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof; (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunction of any computer, cable, network, hardware, or software, or other mechanical equipment; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the competition; (v) electronic or human error in the administration of the competition or the processing of entries.

  10. Disputes: THIS COMPETITION IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF [Jurisdiction], WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this competition, participant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this competition, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in [Jurisdiction] having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances shall participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorney’s fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with entering this competition). Participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

  11. Privacy Policy: Information submitted with an entry is subject to the Privacy Policy stated on the Hidden Scotland website. To read the Privacy Policy, [click here or insert URL].

  12. Sponsor: The Sponsor of the competition is Hidden Scotland [insert address or contact information if desired].

  13. The competition hosted by Hidden Scotland is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Facebook, Twitter, Google, Instagram, or any other social network or platform you might use to share your entry.