Win a luxury five-night break in Portugal

Pine Cliffs

Pine Cliffs - Credit: Archant

The Herts Advertiser has teamed up with Pine Cliffs Resort, one of Portugal’s leading luxury lifestyle resorts, and Monarch Airlines to offer readers the chance to win an unforgettable five-night luxury break for two people.

Pine Cliffs

Pine Cliffs - Credit: Archant

The lucky winners will enjoy a holiday in a spectacular seafront location on Portugal’s beautiful Algarvean coastline. This incredible prize includes bed and breakfast accommodation plus return flights with Monarch Airlines from London Luton Airport and transfers to and from the Resort.

Located on a lush 72-hectare estate overlooking the magnificent cliffs and beaches of Albufeira, Pine Cliffs Resort is a fully integrated luxury development that brings several different accommodation options together within a serene resort village setting. Influenced by Portugal’s Arab heritage, the resort’s timeless architecture blends tastefully into the natural surroundings, with a charming combination of airy interiors and open patios, decorated with murals of traditional hand painted tiles, narrating Portugal’s history.

The Algarve offers a wide selection of experiences, whether it be sporting activities, exploring the rich culture, renowned gastronomy or relaxing and soaking up the sun. Together with the well-known friendliness of the people, this magical trip to Pine Cliffs Resort, located atop the famous orange cliffs overlooking a golden sand beach, will leave the winners of this competition with a collection of unforgettable memories.

Pine Cliffs Resort - part of Starwood’s Luxury Collection - boasts world class leisure and sports facilities. The winners will be able to take advantage of the resort’s Annabel Croft Tennis Academy; a nine-hole clifftop golf course with its famous signature hole, the par-3 “Devil’s Parlour”; swimming pools and water sports; more than 12 different restaurants and bars; a health club and wellness centre; and numerous boutiques and shops.

Within the resort Pine Cliffs’ residential estate offers an impressive range of premium freehold properties – from two-bed Terraces and Townhouses to four-bed Deluxe Villas - soon to be complemented by 76 new Pine Cliffs Ocean Suites – luxury apartments with magnificent sea views which are set for completion in June 2016. For more information please visit

In addition to flights from London Luton Airport Monarch Airlines also operate scheduled services to Faro from its other four bases in the UK – London Gatwick, Manchester, Birmingham and Leeds Bradford. For more information on over 40 destinations served by Monarch Airlines and its high standard of customer service that has led it to be recognised as a leading leisure airline visit

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To be in with a chance of winning this amazing prize please answer the following simple question:

Where in Portugal is Pine Cliffs Resort located?

A. Lisbon

B. Albufeira

C. Porto

To enter, text HA PINE followed by your answer (A, B or C), name, age, full postal address and email to 80058. Texts cost 50p plus your standard network rate. The closing date is 12 noon on Friday, May 1.

The winner will be the first correct entries selected at random after the closing date. This prize is non-transferable, cannot be exchanged and no cash alternative will be offered. The editor’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into. Usual Archant competition rules apply, see page two for details.

Prize must be taken between September 1 2015 – September 30 2015 and is subject to availability at time of booking.

Prize for two people and includes bed and breakfast accommodation, return Monarch Airlines flights for two people and return transfers from Luton Airport to Faro Airport and on to Pine Cliffs Hotel & Residences. All other expenses incurred are the responsibility of the winner.

Winner must be over 18 years of age.

The competition is open to citizens of the United Kingdom. No correspondence will be entered into.

It is the prize winners’ responsibility to ensure that they are in possession of a valid passport and obtain the relevant visas. No liability is accepted if the winner cannot travel because of insufficient or incorrect documentation.

Travel insurance, including medical cover, is not provided as part of this prize, but airport taxes are included.

Prize winners are responsible for paying for each piece of hold baggage taken. Up to 10kg of hand baggage may be taken free of charge no bigger than 56 x 40 x 25cm. For further information and flight terms and conditions please refer to Monarch’s website at

Monarch accepts no liability for use of the prize or any loss or damage which may arise from the competition or use of the prize. All prize winners and their companions fully indemnify Monarch Airlines Ltd for any and all losses, liability, action, claim, proceeding, judgment, penalty, fine, damages, fee, cost, charge or expense (including, without limitation, legal fees and expenses) brought, claimed or asserted against Monarch Airlines or for which Monarch Airlines may be liable as a result of this competition or of taking or using the Prize. Compensation under Regulation 261/2004, Montreal Convention and any other applicable law is strictly excluded irrespective of the cause.

The flights may not be re-presented as a prize for any other prize draw or other similar event

The winner will be contacted within 28 days of Monarch receiving the winner’s details