“Giving The Big Day To Our Biggest Heroes Photo Contest” Rules –Romance by Meliá


  • Contest starts February 11th, 2021.
  • Contest ends March 10th, 2021.
  • Limit one entry per couple.
  • You can enter without making a payment or contribution.
  • Entering this Contest by making a payment or contribution does not increase your chances or odds of winning.
  • Void where prohibited.


See full terms & conditions below.




The Organizer of this Contest is The Sol Group Corporation, a Delaware Corp. having an address at 800 Brickell Ave., Suite 601, Miami, FL 33131. The Sponsors of this Contest are the Meliá Hotels & Resorts hotels in México and Dominican Republic (“Destination Hotels”), represented by their respective owner companies.


NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS CONTEST. No payment or contribution of any kind is necessary to enter or win this Contest.  Making a contribution does not increase your chances or odds of winning. Void where prohibited.


Entrants agree to be bound by these Rules and by the decisions of the Organizer and the Sponsors, which are final and binding in all respects. To be eligible to win the prize, entries must be completed and received by the Organizer as specified below. All applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply.





This Contest begins on February 11th, 2021, at 12:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time and ends on March 10th, 2021 at 11:59pm Eastern Standard Time (“Entry Period”).  All entries must be received by 11:59pm Eastern Daylight Time on March 10th, 2021.


In order to participate, entrants must complete and submit the online entry form during the contest period. Entrants may not submit content that contains, including but not limited to, any elements that violate a third party’s copyrights or trademark rights and that content should not depict any individuals that have not granted permission to be featured. By participating, entrants represent that they have complied with the rules, their content does not infringe any third-party rights and their content does not violate any law.


Beginning February 11th, 2021, frontline workers in the United States (excluding Hawaii and Puerto Rico) can enter to win a wedding at select Meliá Hotels & Resorts property throughout México and the Dominican Republic (the destination Hotel shall be at Organizer’s discretion and according to Sponsor Destination Hotels’ availability). Couples will submit their favorite engagement photo and the two (2) photos that warm our hearts the most will win!


Two (2) winners will receive the following Prize, each: a Meliá Hotels & Resorts branded wedding bundle that includes the ceremony, themed décor, bouquet, boutonniere, wedding arch & wedding cake; and hotel accommodations for 5 rooms (based on double occupancy which equals up to 10 guests including the couple), with an approximate retail value of no more than $3500. Prize winners & guests are responsible for all air or ground transportation expenses, travel fees or taxes and any and all other expenses that winner and guest incur in connection with the Prize.


Prize may not be substituted or exchanged and is not redeemable for cash. No substitution, assignment or transfer of the prize is permitted, except by Sponsor, who reserves the right to substitute the prize or prize component with another of comparable or greater value. Winner is responsible for all taxes and fees associated with prize receipt and/or use. All federal, state, and local taxes associated with the receipt or use of any prize awarded are the sole responsibility of the winner.


The winners of this Contest will be notified on or before March 11th, 2021. Unless otherwise prohibited by applicable law, submitting an entry or accepting the Prize in this Contest constitutes the entrant’s permission to use his or her name, hometown, likeness, and/or prize information, without limitation, for promotional purposes without further permission or compensation. As a condition of being awarded the Prize, the winner may be required to execute and deliver to Organizer a signed affidavit of eligibility and acceptance of these Terms & Conditions and release of liability, and any other legal, regulatory, or tax-related documents as required by the Organizer and/or the Sponsor.





This Contest is open to citizens and permanent residents (green card holders) of the United States, excluding Hawaii and Puerto Rico. Winners must be at least 18 years of age or the age of majority as determined by state law (the “Entrants”). Employees, officers and representatives of the Sponsor, the Organizer, and their respective affiliated companies, as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings, and children) and household members of each such employee are not eligible. Subject to all federal, state, municipal, provincial, territorial, and local laws and regulations. Void in Puerto Rico, Hawaii, outside the United States and wherever else prohibited or restricted.



Information collected from Entrants is subject to the Privacy Policy of the Sponsor that can be linked from https://romancebymelia.com/en_US/privacy-policy/.. By entering into the Contest, Entrants shall be deemed to have agreed to have their entry information made available to the Sponsor and the Organizer of the Contest.




By entering this Contest, you release the Organizer, the Sponsor and the Sponsor’s and Organizer’s directors, officers, employees, contractors, consultants, affiliates, subsidiaries and other representatives or agents (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from any liability whatsoever, and waive any and all causes of action related to any claims, costs, injuries, losses, or damages of any kind arising out of or in connection with the Contest or delivery, misdelivery, acceptance, possession, use or inability to use any prize (including, but not limited to, claims, costs, injuries, losses, and damages related to personal injuries, death, damage to or destruction of property, or rights of publicity or privacy), whether under a theory of contract, tort, warranty or any other theory.


Released Parties assume 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. Released Parties are not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or telephone lines, computer on-line systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email or entry to be received by Sponsor on account of technical problems, human error or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Website, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participation in this Contest or downloading any materials in this Contest. Entrant further agrees that in any cause of action, the Released Parties’ liability will be limited to the cost of entering and participating in the Sweepstakes, and in no event shall the Released Parties be liable for attorney’s fees. Entrant waives the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages.




The Winners shall consult the U.S. State Department’s website at travel.gov and enter the name of the country(ies) that they plan to visit for the latest information concerning traveler safety, security, and health advisories. All guests are responsible for checking the travel and entry protocols for the destination that they are travelling to before they depart and ensuring that they fully understand and comply with any such protocols. The Sponsors, Hotels and/or the Organizer shall not be responsible for any circumstance that prevents or makes it inadvisable for the Winners to travel to the Destination Hotel or to enjoy the Prize, nor for any additional costs incurred for any required test or any other pre-travel or post travel requirements.