WIN your destination wedding, worth over £17,000
If you dream of feeling like royalty on your wedding day then you need to enter this fabulous competition to win the hire of a glorious 19th-century French château. Set in the beautiful Languedoc region of France, you’ll not only say your “I dos” with the most beautiful backdrop (think vineyards, rolling countryside and views of the Pyrénées beyond), but in the balmy temperatures and 300 days of sunshine that this area enjoys.
The sprawling wine estate has plenty of options for ceremony and reception spaces, from a local abbey and stunning glass conservatory to a terrace overlooking the pool and indoor winery. To help you create the destination wedding of your dreams forup to 120 guests, you’ll also benefit from the expertservices of the on-site wedding planner.
Just imagine toasting your newlywed status surrounded by friends and family with a picture- perfect honey-coloured château and vineyards behind you. If Château Les Carrasses (lescarrasses. com) sounds like the perfect destination wedding to you, then make sure to enter the competition!
Win a romantic mini-moon
Ease yourself into married life by heading to the idyllic countrysideof mid-Wales, where you’ll findthe elegant Lake Country House & Spa. After the whirlwind of your wedding, one lucky winning couple can spend a few days relaxing together, walking through the picturesque grounds and visiting the stunning Brecon Beacons or simply spending a day in the hotel’s spa, with its pool and outdoor hot tub overlooking the lake.
Come evening time, you can indulge in delicious candlelit dinners created using local produce, and enjoy a huge choice of wines in the award-winning restaurant. Then it’s time to cosy up in front of the logfire and take in the tranquil surrounds, orhead back to your sumptuous suite. Sounds like the perfect start to married life!
Win a mini-moon in Sweden, worth £3580!
With its tatami mats, onsens and teppanyaki food, you could be forgiven for thinking this amazing mini-moon hotel is inJapan, but you’ll find the beautiful Yasuragi spahotel, a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts, much closer to home – just outside Stockholm in Sweden. This ryokan-style sanctuary mixes the serene and sophisticated style of Japan with the simplicity and stunning surroundings ofSweden to incredible effect. Yasuragi translatesas “inner peace and harmony” and you’llcertainly find this in the heavenly spa, whichhas both indoor and outdoor hot springs (in an idyllic setting under the pine trees) as well as a sauna with a view. Take relaxation a step further by joining in the Zen Meditation and enjoying the many spa treatments on offer.
After a day spent in the spa, retreat to your luxurious room, with views over the Stockholm archipelago. Complete the Japanese experience with dinner in a choice of restaurants, including the vegan and raw food Saishoku and the theatrical Teppanyaki restaurant. At this chic retreat, you’ll start married life in true zen style.