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Prize Draw Terms & Conditions

By entering the promotion, entrants agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. 

Promoter: The prize draw is organised and promoted by Discover Ferries, 30 Park Street, London SE1 9EQ

Promotion period: The competition is open from 09:00 5 February 2024 to 23:59 on 10 March 2024 inclusive. No entries after this date will be accepted.

Prizes: There are 16 prizes to be won:

  • A return sailing on any Brittany Ferries UK-Normandy route. Valid for a standard car and four passengers, with a 4-berth en suite cabin. For travel up to 30th June 2024. The winner can choose sailings between: Portsmouth-Le Havre, Portsmouth-Caen, Portsmouth-Cherbourg, Poole-Cherbourg. Brittany Ferries will do their very best to accommodate you on the sailings you select but reserve the right to offer alternative sailings. All prizes are subject to availability of space. Tickets must be booked and travel completed by 30th June 2024.
  • A Caledonian MacBrayne crossing from Kennacraig to Port Ellen or Port Askaig on the Isle of Islay. Valid for 2 passengers travelling on a return crossing with a car. Prize valid for travel until 30th June 2024. Calmac Ferries Ltd standard Terms and Conditions, Privacy Policy and Conditions of Carriage apply to bookings and travel on all Caledonian MacBrayne services. Full details are available on the website
  • A standard return Club Class sailing with Condor Ferries to/ from Guernsey or Jersey to/ from Poole or Portsmouth for either two foot passengers or two passengers in a standard size vehicle. Tickets must be booked and travel completed by 30th June 2024. Condor Ferries terms and conditions apply.
  • A DFDS Dover-Calais return crossing for a car and 2 passengers, with premium lounge access and priority boarding – Travel before 30th June 2024. Choice of crossings via Calais or Dunkirk. Prize and dates subject to availability.  DFDS Terms and Conditions apply.
  • DFDS Newhaven-Dieppe return crossing for two passengers with a free meal onboard and a private cabin. Valid for a standard car and two passengers. Travel before 30th June 2024. Travel dates subject to availability. DFDS Terms and Conditions apply.
  • DFDS Newcastle-Amsterdam Mini Cruise for two passengers with transfers from Ijmuiden to Amsterdam and standard cabin included – Travel before 31st May 2024. Travel dates subject to availability. DFDS Terms and Conditions apply.
  • Two tickets for a Hovercraft VIP Experience Flight during 2024, subject to availability. Six dates available in 2024. Must be booked at least 7 days before the experience flight. The prize is as stated and no cash or other alternatives will be offered. Hovertravel terms and conditions apply.
  • A return sailing from Dover to Calais with Irish Ferries. Prize includes a return crossing for a standard car with up to 9 passengers. Travel must be booked and completed by 30th June 2024. Prize and dates subject to availability and standard terms and conditions of booking and travel apply.
  • A return crossing for a standard car with up to 5 passengers with Irish Ferries, on either Holyhead to Dublin or Pembroke to Rosslare routes. Travel must be booked and completed by 30th June 2024. Prize and dates subject to availability and standard terms and conditions of booking and travel apply.
  • Return tickets for 2 people with a standard vehicle to the Isle of Man with the Isle of Man Steam Packet Company, sailing from Heysham to Douglas. Prize and dates subject to availability and standard terms and conditions. Travel to be booked and completed by 30th June 2024. Prize excludes travel on 22 May – 13 June 2024.
  • A standard return ticket for two passengers from Penzance to the Isles of Scilly on the Scillonian III with Isles of Scilly Travel. Scillonian conditions of carriage apply. The Scillonian is a foot passenger service only, with scheduled services starting from 18th March 2024.
  • A return crossing with P&O Ferries from Dover to Calais with a Club Lounge upgrade. Valid for a standard return ticket with a car and two passengers. P&O Ferries Terms of Business apply.
  • A return ferry crossing to/ from the Isle of Wight with Red Funnel for a car or van and up to 7 people. Travelling either way between Southampton and East Cowes. Tickets valid for travel until 30th June 2024 and exclude 19-24 June 2024. All booking dates subject to availability. Terms and conditions apply.
  • A return crossing for a car and two passengers across the Irish Sea with Stena Line, subject to availability of concession space. The prize may be used to travel from Cairnryan – Belfast, Liverpool – Belfast, Holyhead – Dublin, Fishguard – Rosslare or vice versa. All travel must be booked a minimum 7 days in advance of the intended date of travel. This prize is valid for travel for 6 months from date of issue and this duration will not be extended. All travel must be completed prior to expiry date. Additional passengers /towed vehicles / Stena Plus or Hygge Lounge / cabins / Superfast suites may be added to your booking at the appropriate fare. No cash alternative is available. This prize is not transferable under any circumstances. Winners must provide their own car transport. This prize is not valid in conjunction with any other offer or discount or through a third party. If booking by telephone a service fee will apply. When booking online please note that your unique code can be used multiple times to check availability on different dates however it can only be used to make one booking and will become invalid after your booking is confirmed. Stena Line reserves the right to suspend or cancel this complimentary trip if fraudulent use is suspected. Stena Line Terms of Business apply to all bookings. For more information, please visit to read our Terms & Conditions.
  • Two Uber Boat by Thames Clippers River Roamer day tickets. Boarding is on a first come, first served basis. Not valid for travel on special services. River Roamer terms and conditions apply.
  • A customer service voucher to the value of £200 to book any ferry crossing with Wightlink. Wightlink’s terms and conditions apply.

How to enter: To enter the competition participants need to provide their name and email address and select the prize/s they wish to win. Participants can enter for as many of the prizes as they want, however it is only possible to select one at a time and only possible to win one. The competition is open to residents of the UK and The Channel Islands only, who are 18 years old and above. Employees of the ferry operators and their immediate family members are excluded from entering.  No purchase is necessary.

Selection of the winner: A winner for each prize will be randomly selected from the entrants for each prize on Monday 11th March 2024.

The winners will be contacted by Discover Ferries via email by 15th March 2024 . Their decision is final and no discussion will be entered into.

The winners have 7 days to claim their prize by responding to the email. If Discover Ferries doesn’t hear back from the winner within 7 days we reserve the right to withdraw the prize and pick a replacement winner.

Prize Conditions:

  • The return ticket must be booked with the ferry operator at least 14 days in advance of the outbound journey.
  • Tickets must be redeemed for travel between 1st April and the 30th June 2024, unless otherwise stated.
  • Travel dates are subject to availability. If there are no tickets available for a selected journey, please select an alternative date. A break of journey is not permitted.
  • Prize tickets are non-transferable, valid for one use and not valid in conjunction with any other offer or discount.
  • Prize tickets have no monetary value and are not for resale or exchangeable for a cash alternative or merchandise.
  • Where applicable, you and any accompanying travel companion(s) must travel together on the same journey that was booked utilising the Prize.
  • The prize is the ferry journey as stated above and does not include transport to the port, accommodation, meals, on board purchases, travel insurance or any other expenses that the winner may incur. All such costs shall be borne by you.
  • Where the prize is for a vehicle crossing the winner must provide their own car transport.
  • If winners wish to upgrade their tickets, for example: to bring a bigger vehicle, a trailer or caravan or additional passengers these should be requested directly from the operator and, if available, will be subject to a supplementary cost.
  • It is the passenger’s responsibility to provide all documentation needed for boarding. If travelling to France or The Netherlands you will need a valid passport. If travelling with your car to the EU it is your responsibility to check what you need to bring with you:
  • Additional terms and conditions apply for travel from the individual ferry operators.
  • If, due to circumstances beyond a ferry operator’s control, such as severe weather, they have to cancel your sailing, the ferry operator is not obliged to offer an alternative date.
  • Please visit the ferry operator’s website for sailing schedules.
  • If you have any special requirements, please inform the ferry operator when booking your sailing.

Redeeming your tickets

Once the prize draw tickets have been claimed your details will be sent to the ferry operator. They will contact you within 7 days to inform you of how you can book your ferry tickets.

Limitation of Liability

To the extent permitted by law, Discover Ferries including its officers, directors, employees, or agents accepts no liability for any damage, loss or injury suffered (including loss of opportunity), cost or expense whether direct, indirect, special or consequential, arising in any way due to entering this promotion or taking up a prize. Discover Ferries is not responsible for any third-party acts or omissions.

Other terms: 

Discover Ferries reserves the right to discount any inappropriate or offensive entries and to disqualify any entries if the Promoter, at its sole discretion, believes that there has been an attempt to manipulate or tamper with the operation of the promotion.

In the event of unforeseen circumstances, force majeure or circumstances outside its reasonable control, Discover Ferries reserves the right to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, this promotion without prior notice.

Entrants agree to be bound by the decisions of Discover Ferries, which are final in all matters relating to the promotion. No correspondence will be entered into in respect of the Promoter’s decisions.

These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and the parties agree that any dispute or action arising under or in connection with these terms and conditions shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of England.

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