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Fancy watching the UEFA Champions League Final 2020 with Eric Cantona?

It’s the moment every football fan has been waiting for…the return of the UEFA Champions League. And whilst fans may not be in the stadium, we have the next best thing. One lucky football fan will score a once-in-a-lifetime experience to join football legend Eric Cantona on a summer staycation in France at ‘Casa de Cantona’ to watch the UEFA Champions League Final 2020 with the King himself.

Eric will be hosting the winner (and a plus one) at a summer soiree in rural Provence in France, so get ready for the 5* treatment. Whether you want to exchange poetry or simply discuss game tactics, you can do all of it, at Casa De Cantona.

Cantona has documented his ‘warm-up’ preparations ahead of welcoming the winner, which you can see below.

Fancy watching the UEFA Champions League Final 2020 with Eric Cantona?

It’s the moment every football fan has been waiting for…the return of the UEFA Champions League. And whilst fans may not be in the stadium, we have the next best thing. One lucky football fan will score a once-in-a-lifetime experience to join football legend Eric Cantona on a summer staycation in France at ‘Casa de Cantona’ to watch the UEFA Champions League Final 2020 with the King himself.

 

Eric will be hosting the winner (and a plus one) at a summer soiree in rural Provence in France, so get ready for the 5* treatment. Whether you want to exchange poetry or simply discuss game tactics, you can do all of it, at Casa De Cantona.

 

Cantona has documented his ‘warm-up’ preparations ahead of welcoming the winner, which you can see below.

HOW TO ENTER:

• You can enter via Twitter (@hotelsdotcomUK) or Instagram (@hotelsdotcom)

• Tell us with an image or text, why you are the biggest football fan 

• Tagging and following Hotels.com and using the hashtag #casadecantona. Your account must be public

• *Only those from the United Kingdom, France, Spain and Denmark can enter. See terms and conditions below

The Prize:

• Enjoy a 2 night break on us - The winner and their plus one will fly to France on 22nd August and return on 24th August

• They will be staying at Casa De Cantona for the two nights

• On 23rd August, they will watch the UEFA Champions League Final with the legendary, Eric Cantona and enjoy a pre-match dinner

Don’t worry though, if you’re not the lucky winner, you can still book this amazing property for your own stay when you’re ready to travel again.

Terms and Conditions

Terms and conditions for the #CasaDeCantona Prize Draw (the "Prize Draw")

By entering the Prize Draw, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions (these "Terms and Conditions"). Promotional materials relating to the Prize Draw, including all information on how to enter the Prize Draw, also form part of these Terms and Conditions. In the event of any conflict between any terms referred to in such promotion materials and these Terms and Conditions, these Terms and Conditions take precedence.

The Prize Draw is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Twitter (“Twitter”) or Instagram (“Instagram”) (the “Prize Draw Platforms”). You understand that you are providing your information to Hotels.com (defined below) and not to Twitter or Instagram. The information you provide will only be used for the administration of this Prize Draw and in accordance with Hotels.com’s privacy policy (see below). Twitter and Instagram are hereby completely released of all liability by each entrant in this Prize Draw. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Prize Draw must be directed to Hotels.com and not to Twitter or Instagram.

  1. The promoter of this Prize Draw is Hotels.com, L.P., a Texas limited partnership having its registered office at 5400 LBJ Freeway, Suite 500, Dallas, TX 75240, USA ("Hotels.com").
    1. Participants must be at least 18 years old and legally resident within the United Kingdom, France, Spain, Norway, and Denmark and have a Twitter or an Instagram account. Employees and agents of Hotels.com or any of its subsidiary or affiliated companies and their immediate families and members of their households, and anyone otherwise connected with operation or fulfilment of the Prize Draw are not eligible to take part. Hotels.com reserves the right to require participants to prove that they are eligible to enter the Prize Draw. If the winner is found to be ineligible, Hotels.com reserves the right to award the prize to another participant and to require the return of any prize already awarded.
  2. The Prize Draw commences at 00.00am BST on Thursday 13th August 2020 and all entries must be received by 23.59pm UK time on the closing date of Tuesday 18th August 2020.
  3. Entry to the Prize Draw is free; no purchase is necessary. To enter the Prize Draw, participants must follow @hotelsdotcomUK or @hotelsdotcom on Twitter or @hotelsdotcom on Instagram. To enter on Twitter, they must upload a picture or text-only showing why they are the biggest football fan (via text or image), tag @hotelsdotcom/@hotelsdotcomUK, follow the account they have tagged and use the hashtag #casadecantona in the caption. To enter on Instagram, they must upload a grid post on their personal account, sharing why they are the biggest football fan, follow @hotelsdotcom, tag us in the caption and use the hashtag #casadecantona.
  4. By submitting a photo or text, participant represents participant owns or has permission to use the photo or text and use by Hotels.com will not violate or infringe upon anyone’s rights, including, but not limited to, copyright, trademark, or publicity rights. Participant shall also ensure the photo or text does not (a) prominently feature any third-party trademarks or logos; (b) portray Hotels.com or its services in a negative light; or (c) contain any content that is inappropriate or indecent, as determined by Hotels.com, in its sole discretion. If the picture depicts any person other than yourself, you must obtain written permission from each person (or from his/her parent or legal guardian) prior to submission. Entries submitted by any other means will not be accepted: only those submitted via the official method of entry will be accepted.
  5. The Prize Draw will be promoted on Twitter and Instagram at the following URL address: https://www.instagram.com/hotelsdotcom/ or https://twitter.com/hotelsdotcomu. This will be promoted via dedicated Instagram and Twitter posts throughout the live competition dates (13th-18th August). Use of script, macro or any automated system to enter the Prize Draw is prohibited and entries made (or which appear to have been made) using any such system may be treated as void. Any illegible, incomplete or fraudulent entries will be rejected. Participants may post one (1) Entry regardless of entry channel during the Prize Draw. There is only one prize to be won by a single winner legally resident in one of the jurisdictions outlined in clause 2 above. Entries received from any person or Account in excess of the stated limit will be void. Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means are void.
    1. The prize to be won for one winner is a trip to France to watch the Champions League final with Eric Cantona (“Prize”). Prize includes round-trip economy class airfare for winner and one (1) guest from a major international commercial airport near the winner’s home to France and they will stay in hotel/VR accommodation for two nights. The winner and plus one (1) will fly out to France on 22nd August and will return on 24th August. They will watch the final with Eric Cantona on 23d August. Prize has a maximum total budget of $2,000 USD (approximate retail value “ARV”). The Prize may only be redeemed by the winner himself/herself plus one (1) guest chosen by winner and the winner and his/her guest may be required to present personal identification documents at check in to prove their identity.

Hotels.com will work with winner to arrange travel. Travel must be booked by 21st August, 2020 and must take place by 23rd August, 2020 or the prize will be forfeited. The Prize is subject to availability of flights and hotel/VR accommodations.

A major credit card will be required at check in at hotel to cover any incidental charges. No cancellation of reservation or transfer of reservation to another date will be permitted after reservation has been made.

If travel restrictions prevent attendance or utilization of the Prize as described above, an alternate prize (“Alternate Prize”) will be offered. The Alternate Prize will be a Zoom video conference call with Eric Cantona and the winners plus one (1) on the day of the Champions League final, 23rd August and a $2,000 USD Hotels.com voucher. Alternate Prize has an ARV of $2,000 USD.

Actual value of Prize may vary based on destination, rates at time of booking and travel dates. Any difference between stated ARV and actual value will not be awarded. Winner and his/her guest must travel together on the same itinerary and are responsible for obtaining any required necessary documentation (i.e., valid passport, visas, etc.) prior to travel. Guest must be of legal age of majority in his/her jurisdiction of residence (and at least 18), unless the child or legal ward of a winner and must sign a liability/publicity release prior to issuance of travel documents. If guest is child or legal ward of a winner, winner must sign and return release on behalf of such child or legal ward.

Certain travel restrictions may apply. Winner is responsible for paying any applicable federal, provincial, state, local, income and withholding taxes, if any, and any and all other costs and expenses not listed herein as being provided, including but not limited to ground transportation, luggage fees, meals, beverages, hotel incidentals, souvenirs and gratuities. In the event that any tax withholding is required by law for the Prize (or a portion thereof), winner authorizes Hotels.com to make the corresponding deduction from the prize amount. Any Prize details not specified above will be determined by Hotels.com, in its sole discretion. Hotels.com will not be liable for any expenses incurred as a consequence of flight cancellations or delays. Hotels.com will not be liable for any airline and/or hotel fees incurred as a consequence of changing or cancelling flight and/or hotel reservations. Hotels.com will not replace any lost or stolen prizes or prize components. Winner may not transfer, assign or substitute a Prize, or redeem a Prize for cash, except at the sole discretion of the Hotels.com, who reserves the right to substitute a prize (or portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value. Prize, or Alternate Prize, is awarded “as is” without any warranty or guarantee, either express or implied by Hotels.com. The Prize, or Alternate Prize, is subject to and the winner must abide by the prize providers’ terms and conditions of booking, of carriage for the flights (for the Prize) and of stay for the hotel/VR. The Prize, or Alternate Prize, is subject to the terms and conditions of Hotels.com.

  1. The winner of the Prize Draw will be the first name chosen at random from all complete, eligible, properly submitted entries received before the end of the applicable closing date.
  2. The winner will be notified by direct message via the social medial channel of their Entry and will be asked to respond to provide their full name, telephone number (including area/country code), mail and/or email address no later than 18th August 2020 from the Hotels.com Instagram account (@hotelsdotcom) or the Hotels.com Twitter account @hotelsdotcom or @hotelsdotcomUK. The winner will be required to submit valid identification and execute and return to Hotels.com a declaration of eligibility, a liability release, including specific guidance regarding utilization of a Prize, including travel, during the COVID-19 global pandemic and, where lawful, a publicity release before receiving their prize. The Prize, or the Alternate Prize, will be sent by email from Hotels.com within three (3) days of the winner accepting the prize. If any e-mails or social media messages to the winner are returned as undeliverable or the winner does not respond to the direct message on Instagram or Twitter within 24 hours we will select another winner. Hotels.com reserves the right to conduct a further random draw to award their prize to another participant. Such newly selected winner will be notified in the same manner as above within one (1) business day of the drawing and will be asked to provide the same information as requested above. Only three (3) alternate entrants will be contacted for the Prize. Unclaimed prizes may not be awarded.
  3. In the event that, for reasons beyond Hotels.com's reasonable control and not related to the winner, Hotels.com is unable to award the Prize as described in these Terms and Conditions, Hotels.com reserves the right to award an Alternate Prize as described in Paragraph 6 above, or at its sole discretion, the cash value of the prize.
  4. By entering the Prize Draw, participants agree to have their name and photograph featured in publicity materials relating to the Prize Draw without further reference, payment or other compensation (in accordance with local laws). This includes making their name as the winner available on the Website, Instagram or on Twitter between August 2020 and August 2021. Details of the winner will also be made available to participants and the public on request by sending a direct message to the Hotels.com Instagram or Twitter account no later than 30th September
  5. Hotels.com will collect, store and otherwise process participants' personal information as part of the Prize Draw in accordance with our privacy policy posted on the Hotels.com website (see https://www.hotels.com/hotel-deals/privacy/) and will share such information with Hotels.com's agents and affiliates (including those outside the European Economic Area) to the extent necessary in order to conduct the Prize Draw including for the prize to be delivered to the winner.  If participants do not provide any of the mandatory information requested when entering and taking part in the Prize Draw, they may not take part in the Prize Draw. 
  6. Hotels.com reserves the right to reasonably modify, cancel, terminate or suspend the Prize Draw in whole or in part, at its sole discretion, if it believes the Prize Draw is not capable of being conducted as specified within these Terms and Conditions or in the event of a virus, a computer bug or unauthorized human intervention or any other cause that is beyond the reasonable control of Hotels.com that could corrupt or affect the administration, security, impartiality or normal course of the Prize Draw. Neither Hotels.com nor any of its subsidiary or affiliated companies are responsible for any condition, circumstances, losses, failures or delays caused by events beyond its or their control such as (but not limited to) the acts or defaults of any supplier selected by Hotels.com to provide the prize or otherwise that may cause the Prize Draw to be disrupted or corrupted, or that may lead to loss or damage of the prize in transit to the winner.
  7. Save where it has been negligent, Hotels.com will not be responsible for any damage, loss or injury resulting from participants' entry into the Prize Draw or their acceptance and/or use of the prize, or for technical, hardware or software failures, lost, faulty or unavailable network connections or difficulties of any kind that may limit or prohibit their ability to participate in the Prize Draw. Hotels.com will not be responsible for any lost, damaged, defaced, incomplete, illegible or otherwise unreadable entries. Proof of posting is not proof of receipt by Hotels.com of any entries. Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall in any way limit Hotels.com's liability for death or personal injury caused by its negligence or for any other matter where liability may not as a matter of law be limited.
  8. Any participant who enters or attempts to enter the Prize Draw in a manner, which in Hotels.com's reasonable determination is contrary to these Terms and Conditions or by its nature is unjust to other entrants (including without limitation tampering with the operation of the Prize Draw, cheating, hacking, deception or any other unfair playing practices such as intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrants or Hotels.com and/or any of its agents or representatives) may be rejected from the Prize Draw at Hotels.com's sole discretion. Furthermore, where such actions have significantly impaired the Prize Draw, Hotels.com may, at its sole discretion, add further stages to the Prize Draw as it deems reasonably necessary in order to resolve any problems arising as a result of such actions.
  9. All Hotels.com's decisions in relation to the Prize Draw are final and Hotels.com will not enter into any correspondence with participants.
  10. For residents of the UK, these Terms and Conditions are governed by English law. However, if you are resident in any other country you will benefit from mandatory consumer provisions of, and legal rights available to you under the laws of that country. Nothing in these Terms and Conditions affects your rights to rely on those local law mandatory consumer provisions and legal rights. The courts of England and Wales shall have exclusive jurisdiction to hear any dispute or claim arising in association with the Prize Draw or these Terms and Conditions. However, if you are resident in any other country you may also bring proceedings in that country.