Happy Summer Video Contest

Win a 3 Days/2 Nights stay at Discovery Shores Boracay! Create an original video that will showcase why a stay at Discovery Shores completes the ultimate “Happy Summer” experience everyone seeks for. Whether it’s the captivating beachfront, the sumptuous food selection, the gorgeous sunset or the unparalleled service, share with us why Discovery Shores makes you happy!


3 Days/2 Nights stay in a Junior Suite Room with breakfast for two at Discovery Shores Boracay


  1. All entries must follow the theme “Happy Summer”
  2. All entries must be original and made by the person entering the competition
  3. The length of the video must be no less than 30 seconds
  4. Videos can be in .wmv, .avi, .mov, .mp4, and .mpg file formats
  5. Recommended settings:
    • Entrants must not use copyrighted material in their videos
    • Minimum 720p resolution, optimally 1080HD
    • MP3 audio
  6. Videos can be posted through Youtube, Facebook or Instagram. Upon uploading your video, a unique link will be given to you, which should be included when completing the Happy Summer contest registration form on our website: https://www.discoveryshoresboracay.com/happy-summer-video-contest-registration-page. Ensure that you accomplish the registration form to successfully submit an official entry. Also, make sure your posts are shared to public so we can see your video entry.
  7. Follow and like all our social media accounts
  8. Chosen winner will be announced on our Facebook page and will then be notified via email address provided upon registration
  9. Tag Discovery Shores Boracay and use the following hashtags on your video caption:
    • #DSBHappySummer
    • #DSBHappySummerContest

Only posts with the hashtags will be considered an official entry

Terms & Conditions

The “Happy Summer Video Contest” hosted in the official Facebook page and website of Discovery Shores Boracay, deemed as the “Sponsor”, is regulated by terms and conditions as specified below. By participating in the competition, each participant agrees to abide by these sets of rules, including all eligibility requirements, selection of winner and its corresponding prize. Participants also agree that the result of the competition, as determined by the “Sponsor”, are final in all respects.

This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the promotion will be directed to the “Sponsor”, and not to Facebook.


The competition requires no purchase or payment.

The competition is open to all former and present guests of the “Sponsor” who are 18 to 60 years old at the time of participation, and those who have internet access and valid email address.

The “Sponsor” has the right to verify the eligibility of each participant.

The competition is not open to employees of the “Sponsor” and its affiliates, subsidiary companies as well as the immediate family members and relatives up to the third degree of consanguinity/affinity of such employees.


The competition period starts from April 22 to May 31, 2016 only.

All entries must be received on or before 11:55 PM, Philippine time, on May 31, 2016.

The “Sponsor” has the right and sole discretion to extend or shorten the competition period with approval from the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI).


Participants can join the competition through the website of the “Sponsor” at www.discoveryshoresboracay.com.

Participants must follow all items specified on the competition mechanics in order to have one successful submission.

Participants may submit multiple entries within the competition period.


3 Days/2 Nights stay inclusive of breakfast for two in a Junior Suite Room at Discovery Shores Boracay.

Incidental expenses and all other costs and expenses which are not specifically listed as part of a prize in the terms and conditions and which may be associated with the award, acceptance, receipt and use of all or any portion of the awarded prize are solely the responsibility of the respective prize winner.

All local taxes associated with the receipt or use of the prize shall be the handled by the winner.


All eligible entries received during the competition period will be deemed successful submissions, thus, are all qualified to be included in the selection of the winner.

There will be one (1) prize winner that will be selected by internal judges based on the following:

  1. Adherence to the contest theme (50%) – Must showcase what a “Happy Summer” is like in Discovery Shores Boracay
  2. Originality & Creativity (35%) – How creative the user executed their Happy Summer video; the presence of their personal touch; how the video stands out and impacts viewers
  3. Technical Quality (10%) – How well the video was crafted in terms of video composition, music, and content
  4. Adherence to Mechanics (5%) – Please refer to the “Mechanics” section

List of Judges:

  1. Charley Magabo, Director of Sales & Marketing
  2. Erwin Lopez, Resort Manager
  3. Frances Maniquis, Marketing Manager

Judging or determination of winners shall be conducted at the Executive Office, Discovery Suites 25 ADB Avenue, Ortigas Center, Pasig City on June 2, 2016 at 2:00 PM in the presence of a DTI representative.


The winner will be announced on June 3, 2016 via the official Facebook page of the “Sponsor”. An email notification will also be sent through the registered email address supplied by the winning participant.

Instructions on how to claim the prize will be sent one (1) day after the announcement on Facebook via a private message and to the email address supplied by the winning participant.


In the case where the winner cannot be reached by the “Sponsor” within sixty (60) days from receipt of announcement email using the contact email provided at the time of entry, the prize of the winner shall be forfeited upon the approval from DTI.

If the winner fails to comply with the instructions set forth in claiming the prize, the winner shall be disqualified.


By joining the competition, each participant grants the “Sponsor” the permission to use his/her complete name, email, video entry for publicity purposes without payment of additional consideration, except where prohibited by law.

The sponsor reserves the right to feature any video entry on their social media channels and website for marketing purposes.


Prize is non-transferable and cannot be converted in cash. All other expenses such us but not limited to airfare, food & beverage, extra person charge, tours etc. are not included in the prize.

Any attempt to damage the content or operation of this competition is unlawful and subject to possible legal action by the “Sponsor”.

The “Sponsor’ reserves the right to terminate, suspend or amend the competition, for any reason, including, without limitation, if “Sponsor” determines that the competition cannot be conducted as planned should a virus, bug, tampering or unauthorized intervention, technical failure or other cause beyond Sponsor’s control to corrupt the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper play of the competition. In the event any tampering or unauthorized intervention may have occurred, the “Sponsor” reserves the right to void suspected entries at issue.

The “Sponsor” and its respective parent, affiliate and subsidiary companies, agents, and representatives, and any telephone network or service providers, are not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information, or for any human error, technical malfunction, lost or delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, line failure or malfunction of any telephone or internet network, computer equipment or software, the inability to access any website or online service or any other error, human or otherwise.


By joining the competition, each participant agrees to indemnify, release and hold harmless the “Sponsor”, affiliate and subsidiary companies, the Facebook platform, administrator, advertising and promotional agencies, and all their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents from any liability, damages, losses or injury resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, the use or misuse of any prize that shall be won.

The “Sponsor”, affiliate, and subsidiary companies do not make any warranties, express or implied, as to the condition, fitness or merchant ability of the prize.

The “Sponsor”, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotional agencies, and all their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents disclaim any liability for damage to any computer system resulting from access to or the downloading of information or materials connected with competition.

By submitting your video, you hereby agree that you have read and understand the requirements, rules, and terms and conditions as stipulated.

Happy Summer




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  • BEST HOTEL IN BORACAY… NO, BEST HOTEL IN THE PHILIPPINES! Discovery Shores Boracay is Filipino hospitality at its best. Having been to different hotels in the world, I have never found a hotel where you feel the same level of hospitality, service and care from every staff member you meet. It’s beyond feeling at home.”

    Ramins, Tripadvisor

  • MOST BEAUTIFUL HOTEL EVER! This hotel is just wow. Everything in this hotel is amazing, the food, the service, the beach, the rooms, everything just wow. The Rooms are so comfortable, very clean, and the bed is a dream.”

    Mari B, Tripadvisor

  • THE BEST RESORT ON THE ISLAND. We have been to many resorts on Boracay, but this is the best by far. The staff are very accommodating, very nice. Kids have a kids room and an activity every 4pm. There are free snacks and snow cones poolside the whole day. The rooms are comfy and cold. The food is yummy. Definitely worth the price!”

    Xavier P, Tripadvisor

  • OUTSTANDING! You just have to experience it! Great location on Station 1, beside White Beach. Great design, superb service. The Sunsets are amazing and can’t be described, you have to experience it.”

    Engentravel, Tripadvisor