KAYAK Royal Price Alert Sweepstakes – Terms and Conditions


No Purchase OR PAYMENT Necessary TO ENTER OR WIN. A Purchase OR PAYMENT WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR Chances Of Winning.

The KAYAK Royal Price Alert Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States, the District of Columbia, and Canada who are 18 years of age or older. Employees (and their immediate families — parent, child, spouse or sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and those living in their same households, whether or not related — of KAYAK (“Sponsor”), Booking Holdings Inc., Golin, Inc. (“Golin”), their parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries and advertising and promotion agencies are not eligible to enter or win. Void in the province Quebec and where prohibited. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are binding and final on matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws. This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or in association with American Express. The information you provide will be used for the purposes of Sweepstakes administration.

SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: The Sweepstakes begins at 12:00:00 p.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on March 12, 2018 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. ET on April 27, 2018 as set forth in the chart below (the “Sweepstakes Period”). The Sweepstakes Period will take place over (1) one entry period (the “Entry Period”) as outlined below in the chart.


Entry Period Begins 12:00:00 p.m. ET on: Ends 11:59:59 p.m. ET on:

Drawing Date on or about:

1 March 12, 2018 April 27, 2018 April 30, 2018


HOW to enter:

During the Entry Period, users should follow the below guidelines:

  1. Go to www.KAYAK.com/royalalert
  2. Entrants must input name and email information to set a KAYAK Royal Alert.
  3. By selecting “Save Alert” users are entered into the Sweepstakes to win.

Entries must be submitted by and received by the dates and times specified in the chart above to be considered for the applicable Entry Period drawing. Limit one entry per person. Entrants may unsubscribe from KAYAK Price Alert emails at any time. Unsubscribing from Price Alert emails will not remove your entry in the sweepstakes once it has been submitted. If you choose to enter using your mobile phone, standard data rates may apply. See your wireless service provider for pricing plan details.

RANDOM DRAWINGS/ODDS: One (1) potential winner will be selected for the Entry Period in a random drawing on or about the dates specified in the chart above from among all eligible entries received throughout the Entry Period. All non-winning entries received for the Entry Period drawing will not carry over to be considered in subsequent Sweepstakes Entry Period drawings. Odds of winning a prize depend on the number of eligible entries received throughout each Entry Period.

WINNER NOTIFICATION: The potential winner will be notified by mail, phone, e-mail or direct message approximately three (3) business days following the Entry Period drawing. Potential prize winners may be required to execute and return an affidavit of eligibility, a liability release and, where lawful, a publicity release within five (5) days of date of issuance. If such documents are not returned within the specified time period, prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, or a potential winner is not in compliance with these Official Rules, prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s discretion, a runner-up may be notified for the applicable Entry Period. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to conduct a background check on a potential winner and disqualify any individual who has been charged or convicted of a crime or, if Sponsor determines in its sole discretion that awarding a prize to such individual may reflect unfavorably on the Sweepstakes or Sponsor.

PRIZE (One (1) awarded for Entry Period):  The winner will receive a $3,500 gift card to be used towards a two-person trip to London, United Kingdom overlapping with the date of the wedding (May 19, 2018). This amount includes costs for flight, hotel and incidentals. Gift card is subject to certain terms and conditions as specified by issuer. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of prize: $3,500 USD.

PRIZE CONDITIONS: Prizes are awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied by Sponsor. Winners may not substitute, assign or transfer prize or redeem prize for cash, but Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to substitute a prize (or portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value. Winners are solely responsible for all expenses, costs or fees associated with acceptance and/or use of the prize not specified herein as being awarded including, without limitation, any and all federal state, local and provincial taxes and withholdings (as applicable). All prize details are at Sponsor’s sole discretion and subject to availability. Total ARV of the prize: $3,500 USD.

General Conditions: Released Parties (as defined below) are not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, inaccurate, stolen, misdirected, undelivered, or garbled photos, posts, uploads, entries, mail or email; or for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors or difficulties of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic, computer, network, typographical, printing or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the processing of photos, posts, uploads, entries, mail, emails, the announcement of the prize or in any Sweepstakes-related materials. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes. Released Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to participants’ or to any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading materials from or use of the web site. Persons who tamper with or abuse any aspect of the Sweepstakes or website or who are in violation of these Official Rules, as solely determined by Sponsor, will be disqualified and all associated entries will be void. Should any portion of the Sweepstakes be, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, compromised by virus, worms, bugs, non-authorized human intervention or other causes which, in the sole opinion of the Sponsor, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play, or submission of entries, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the Sweepstakes and, if terminated, at its discretion, select the potential winner from all eligible, non-suspect entries received prior to action taken using the judging criteria specified above. Entrants, by participating, agree that Sponsor, Booking Holdings Inc., Golin, and their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries and advertising and promotion agencies and all of their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents (collectively, “Released Parties”) will have no liability whatsoever for, and shall be held harmless by entrants against, any liability, for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind, including death, to persons, or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of the prize or participation in this Sweepstakes. Except where legally prohibited, entry into this Sweepstakes and/or winner’s acceptance of prize constitutes permission for Sponsor and its designees to use his/her name, address (city and state), photograph, voice, photo and/or other likeness and prize information for advertising, trade and promotional purposes without further compensation, in all media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide in perpetuity, without notice or review or approval. In the event of a dispute regarding entries received from multiple users having the same e-mail account, the authorized subscriber of the e-mail account at the time of entry will be deemed to be the entrant and must comply with these rules. Authorized account subscriber is the natural person who is assigned the e-mail address by the Internet Service Provider (ISP), online service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses.

LICENSE/USE OF ENTRIES: By submitting an entry, and by providing us personal information, you agree that your personal information may be transferred to and stored in the Sponsor’s U.S. and Switzerland servers and data centers. These countries may have different and/or less stringent privacy/data protection and data security rules than those of your own country. As a result, your personal information may be subject to access requests from governments, courts, or law enforcement in those countries according to laws in those countries. Subject to the applicable laws in such other countries, we will provide the necessary safeguards to maintain protections of your personal information, e.g. by obtaining from the data recipients contractual commitments based on the EU model clauses.

KAYAK has a security program intended to keep the personal information stored in our systems protected from unauthorized access and misuse. Our systems are configured with data encryption, or scrambling technologies and firewalls constructed to industry standards. We also use Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology that protects the data you send over the Internet. Personal information may only be accessed by persons within our organizations, or our third parties to carry out the uses indicated in this Privacy Policy. In addition, information collected by Google’s Invisible CAPTCHA is held in accordance with the Google Privacy Policy.

ARBITRATION: Except where prohibited by law, as a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, participant agrees that (1) any and all disputes and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or any prize awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by final and binding arbitration under the rules of the American Arbitration Association and held at the AAA regional office in Connecticut; (2) the Federal Arbitration Act shall govern the interpretation, enforcement and all proceedings at such arbitration; and (3) judgment upon such arbitration award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction. Under no circumstances will participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and participant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages, or any other damages, including attorneys’ fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with participating in this Sweepstakes), and participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

CHOICE OF LAW: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of participant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the substantive laws of the State of Connecticut, USA.

Winners’ Names: For the names of the prize winners (available after May 15, 2018), send an email with the subject line “KAYAK Royal Price Alert Winner’s List” to kayaksweeps@golin.com by May 30, 2018.

Entrant’s Personal Information: Information collected from entrants is subject to Sponsor’s Privacy Policy found at http://www.kayak.com/privacy. You understand that you are providing your information to Sponsor.

Sponsor: KAYAK, 7 Market Street, Stamford, CT 06902.

KAYAK Royal Price Alert Sweepstakes


No Purchase Necessary TO ENTER OR WIN. The entry period starts at 12 p.m. ET on March 12, 2018 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. ET on April 27, 2018. Open only to legal residents of the U.S. including the District of Columbia, and Canada. 18 years or older. Void where prohibited. Subject to Official Rules available at www.KAYAK.com/news. Sponsored by KAYAK.