Giveaway Terms and Conditions

What’s a giveaway and why?

Giveaways are a popular means of promotion for companies, especially for businesses related to travel and tourism. We love them and our readers love them as it’s totally transparent: there’s nothing in it for us, and plenty in it for them.

To offer a giveaway prize we ask that:

  1. You ship the prize(s) directly to the winner(s) when the contest has finished
  2. Ideally, you offer worldwide shipping to winner/s

Or, if it’s a gift certificate for an in-person experience in Thailand, that you email the details directly to the winner/s. If that sounds good, please get in touch.

Conditions of entry

  1. One entry per e-mail address is permitted.
  2. Entrants are not required to subscribe to any email or social media service, nor to visit the sponsor’s website.
  3. No purchase is necessary.
  4. Anyone 18 years or older is eligible to enter, worldwide.
  5. Void where prohibited by law.

Giveaway dates

Giveaways run for 7 days, with the start and finish dates and times specified on the given Rafflecopter widget.

Method for claiming the prize(s) generates the winner(s) randomly, and announces it within its widget.

The winner(s) will also be notified by email within 2 days of the contest closing, and we will pass their email on to the sponsor.

Should we receive no response from the winner after 48 hours since contact, the prize will be forfeited and another winner will be chosen randomly (using Rafflecopter or

Prize fulfillment and responsibility

Koh Samui Sunset accepts no responsibility for the shipment, fulfillment, quality or enjoyment of prizes. The sponsor is wholly responsible for prize fulfillment. Koh Samui Sunset additionally accepts no responsibility for any losses whatsoever which result from or are associated with prizes or giveaways.

Rules, entry guidelines, prizes, and eligibility for a giveaway may be changed at any time and without notice.

Giveaway sponsors reserve the right to terminate a contest at any time and blog readers will be notified if and why this occurs.

Prizes are not redeemable for cash and are not transferable.

Sponsor contact information

The contact information for the giveaway’s sponsor will be available through links to their respective websites on the applicable giveaway blog post. This may come in the form of a website URL, a Facebook page or a Twitter handle. Specific contact names and phone numbers are withheld for privacy reasons.


Email addresses provided to Rafflecopter are neither disclosed nor sold to any third party, with the exception of the winner’s email being provided to the sponsor for the purpose of prize fulfillment.

By entering a giveaway on Koh Samui Sunset, your name or alias represents your explicit permission to use the provided name or alias in announcing winner(s).

Misc. small print

  • Koh Samui Sunset does not accept any compensation for organising giveaways.
  • Koh Samui Sunset is not associated with Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest or Instagram in any manner.
  • The number of eligible entries determines odds of winning.