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Competition Time!

We love giving our readers the chance to enter some fabulous giveaways, and right now we’re giving you the chance to win some fantastic breaks away in some stunning locations!

Nestled in vines!

Set in the heart of St Emilion and Côtes de Castillon vineyards, the stunning Château du Palanquey & SPA at Sainte Colombe combines calm, charm and authenticity. We are delighted to say that this luxurious venue is offering the winner of this prize competition a night for two in a double deluxe room with gourmet dinner, breakfast and free access to the SPA!

As a boutique hotel, Château du Palanquey & SPA places the emphasis on a slower pace of life, concentrating on sumptuous decor, peaceful surroundings and the best customer service possible. Couple that with delicious French food and you can be sure to leave refreshed and rejuvenated.

This exceptional setting with its century-old trees and huge English garden, complete with a touch of Zen, is just a 10-minute drive from St Emilion and is the perfect place to relax.

As well as indoor and outdoor swimming pools, you can take advantage of the sauna, Jacuzzi and fitness room. To allow you to make the most of this beautiful vista with its wild grasses, scents and colours of the Gironde massifs, free mountain or electric bikes are provided to all guests upon reservation.

The prize has a value of EUR 345 and is valid until 31 March, 2021. Closing date for entries is 8 December, 2020. No refunds or exchange allowed. This is a competition without obligation to buy – the rules of the competition are deposited with S.C.P. Laurent Rodriguez and Gaël Peyssi Bailiffs Associates, 25 rue Louis Mie, 24007, Périgueux, Cedex.

These rules can also be seen online at
For a chance to win, all you have to do is answer the following correctly. Answers can be found in this month’s magazine, which can be seen at

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Terms & conditions

No refunds or exchange allowed.  This is a competition without obligation to buy. All entries will be entered on to the website database. The winner will be drawn at random by computer software. The first correct entry drawn will be the winner.

No correspondence or telephone communication will be entered into and entries received after the closing date will not be included. Entry automatically confirms that The Local Buzz may use the winner’s name and image in a following issue if it wishes. Entry also confirms automatic online subscription to The Local Buzz and that entrant’s details will be kept on the user database.

The competition is open to anyone over the age of 18, with the exception of the suppliers to The Local Buzz, and the employees and families of The Local Buzz.

The French rules, which are the same as the English version, have been registered with SCP Laurent Rodriguez and Gael Peyssi Bailiffs Associates, 25 rue Louis Mie, 24007 Perigeux. The French version can be read here.