getaroom Orlando Giveaway Sweepstakes Rules – Updated February 25, 2011

“Like” our page to be entered into our random drawing for a chance to win a 4-days/3-nights stay at the Sheraton Vistana Villages.  Stay is valid for travel through July 31, 2011.

Contest Instructions

How to enter:

1. Visit’s Facebook page.

2.  Simply click the “Like Us” button and you’re automatically entered into a random drawing for a chance to win.

The Sweepstakes begins February 10, 2011 and runs through 11:59 p.m. CT on March 11, 2011. The winner will be notified March 14, 2011 via e-mail.

Note that all “likes” submitted between February 10 and 11:59 p.m. CT on March 11 will be considered valid. Any “likes” received before or after said dates will not enter you into the prize drawing.

*Prize is based on availability. Stay is valid for travel through July 31, 2011. Participants must be 21 or older to enter. The following blackout dates apply: 4/15/11 to 4/30/11. Fees may apply. Hotel management reserves the right to change the terms of the giveaway at its sole discretion.

Read on for official rules…


DESCRIPTION OF GIVEAWAY: Via online method only, entrants will have the opportunity to win one (1) 4-days/3-nights stay valid for stays through July 31, 2011 at the Sheraton Vistana Villages, located at 12401 International Drive, Orlando Florida 32821.

ELIGIBILITY: The Facebook Fan Page Giveaway (the “Giveaway”) is open only to legal residents of the 48 contiguous United States (including the District of Columbia), who are 21 years of age or older at the time of entry. Employees of (“Getaroom” or “Sponsor”), and their respective parent companies, affiliates, promotion and other vendor agencies involved in this Giveaway, as well as the immediate family members (spouse, parents, siblings and children) and household members of each such employee, are not eligible. Employees of Sheraton and their respective affiliates, parent companies, promotion/vendor agencies, and immediate family/household members not eligible to enter or win. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. Giveaway is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Only one unique referrer will be accepted. The referrer agrees NOT to use a fictitious account created for the purpose of entering a friend into the contest.

GIVEAWAY TIMING: The Giveaway begins on February 10, 2011 and ends at 11:59 p.m. CT on March 11, 2011 (the “Promotional Period”).

HOW TO ENTER: To enter, visit and simply click the “Like Us” button.

This is a game of chance. Odds of winning are based on eligible number of entries. Winners will be selected at random using an independent auto-generated selection process available at Grand Prize notification will take place on March 14, 2011. If any winner notification remains unanswered for more than forty-eight (48) hours, the prize will be forfeited in its entirety and an alternate winner will be selected. The Grand Prize is not transferable; no prize substitutions or cash alternatives are allowed except as may be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.

PRIZE AND APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE: (1) Grand Prize: A 4-days/3-nights stay at the Sheraton Vistana Villages at an approximate Retail Value of $300.00. Actual value may vary based on availability and seasonality. The winner will not receive the difference between actual and approximate retail value. Travel dates may be selected by the winner, but are subject to availability and blackout dates (4/15/11-4/30/11). The reservations must be requested 45 days prior to anticipated arrival. Standard hotel rules and other restrictions may apply. Hotel management reserves the right to change these terms at its sole discretion. All federal, state, and local taxes and fees are the sole responsibility of the winner. Sponsor will comply with all income tax reporting obligations.

BY ENTERING THE GIVEAWAY, participants release and hold harmless Sponsor, and their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees, and agents from any and all liability for any injuries, loss, or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with this Giveaway or any prize won, including any injuries, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with participation in the Giveaway. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of this offer, administration of the Giveaway or in the announcement of prizes. In the event Sponsor is prevented from continuing with this Giveaway, or the integrity and/or feasibility of the Giveaway is undermined by any event including but not limited to fire, flood, epidemic, earthquake, explosion, labor dispute or strike, act of God or public enemy, satellite or equipment failure, riot or civil disturbance, war (declared or undeclared), terrorist threat or activity, or any federal, state or local government law, order or regulation, order of any court or jurisdiction, or other cause not reasonably within Sponsor’s control (each a “Force Majeure” event or occurrence), Sponsor shall have the right, in its sole discretion, to abbreviate, modify, suspend, cancel, or terminate the Giveaway without further obligation and, if so, Sponsor reserves the right, but not the obligation, to award the prize from among all valid and eligible entries received up to the time of such Force Majeure event. All entries are the property of Sponsor and are not returnable. The laws of the State of Texas (USA), without regard to its conflict of law rules, will govern these Terms. Any action relating to this giveaway shall be initiated only in the state and federal courts located in Dallas, Texas (USA).

ONLINE REGISTRATION: This Giveaway is intended for viewing in the United States only and shall be construed and evaluated according to U.S. law. Do not enter this Giveaway if you are not located in the 48 contiguous United States or if you are not a legal U.S. resident. Repetitive automated electronic submission of entries is specifically prohibited, and any such entries will be disqualified. Entries will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the Facebook address submitted at the time of entry. In the event of a dispute, the potential winner may be required to provide proof that he/she is the authorized account holder of the identified Facebook account, and Sponsor’s decision will be final. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries, including any error that may result in an erroneous appearance of qualification for a prize. Sponsor is not responsible for any problem or technical malfunction of any computer equipment or software that results in loss of entry. WARNING: ANY ATTEMPT BY ANY PERSON TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY COMPUTERIZED SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE GIVEAWAY IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGE FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

ENTRANT’S PERSONAL INFORMATION: Information collected from entrants is subject to Getaroom privacy policy at

This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.