Win a holiday for six to St Ives

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One lucky Times+ member will win a luxury holiday for six people to St Ives in Cornwall.

The winner and their five guests will get the chance to holiday for a whole week at one of Boutique Retreats stunning properties, as well as receive champagne on arrival, complimentary passes to a luxury spa and gym, free parking and concierge service. St Ives House, situated on the harbour beach of the seaside town, was selected as one of Britain's 20 best beach houses by Times Travel.

Typical of a Boutique Retreats property, St Ives House offers high-end design and luxury in the most outstanding of locations. This beautifully designed beachside house boasts 3 bedrooms and bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen and dining area, as well as its own rooftop bar and balcony overlooking the stunning sea and beach vistas St Ives is famous for. 

Packed full of original artwork and unique furniture the house exudes style with all the cultural and gastro delights and beautiful beaches of St Ives right on your doorstep. 

Boutique Retreats' hand picked properties are all about style and comfort in the most desirable locations. From romantic and sexy hideaways for two, through to spacious properties for large family holidays and gatherings, as well as beach front, sea view or river side retreats to country idylls. Offering a personal service focused on all the fine attention to details, Boutique Retreats bridge the gap between boutique hotels and self-catering holidays, with luxury as standard.

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1. Open to United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland residents aged 18 or over only, except employees of the Promoter, News Corp UK & Ireland Limited, and their associated, affiliated or subsidiary companies, their families, agents or any other person(s) connected with the competition, including third party promotional partners

2. This competition is only open toTimes+ members.

3. Competition closes at midnight on June 22, 2014 (the “Closing Date”). Entries received after the Closing Date will not be counted.

4. One entry per person. Bulk, automatically generated or third party entries are void. 

5. To enter you must click on 'enter competition' in the information box. To see the entry button you must be logged in.

6. There will be 1 winner. One prize per winner.

7. The winner(s) will be selected at random from all valid entries for this competition received before the Closing Date.

8. Winners will be notified by email or phone or using the other contact details provided by the winner within 7 days after the Closing Date. All reasonable endeavours will be made to contact the winner during the specified time. If a winner cannot be contacted or is not available, the Promoter reserves the right to re-draw another winner from the valid/correct entries that were received before the Closing Date.

9. The prize is a one week stay at Boutique Retreats' St Ives House for six people, as well as champagne on arrival, complimentary passes to a luxury spa and gym, free parking and concierge service. Transport to and from the destination is not included. Prize is subject to availability and excludes school holidays and bank holiday periods.

10. The prize is non-transferable and there are no cash alternatives to the prize in whole or in part. 

22. The promoter of this competition is Times Newspapers Limited.

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