Advent Calendar FAQs

Holidayguru Advent Calendar
Everything you need to know about my advent calendar competition

The long wait has finally come to an end! The Holidayguru Advent Calendar is opening its doors once again. Every day from 1st – 24th December, you have the chance to win a dream holiday, where heavenly beaches, exciting metropolises and unbelievable nature await. Every day you have a new chance to enter, so simply stop by and try your luck. I’ve got my fingers crossed!

Advent calendar 2018 – here’s how you can take part

All info about participating and the prize draw | Notifying the winners | My answers to your questions


24 dream trips to be won: Here’s how to be in with a chance

As soon as a new door opens every day, you can take part quickly and easily right away and be in with a chance of winning a dream holiday. And the best part is that you can enter every single day if you wish. 24 dream holidays, 24 winners! So that you know how exactly you can take part in my advent calendar competition, I’ve summarised the most important steps for you. Please note that depending on whether or not you have already subscribed to the Holidayguru WhatsApp service and/or Facebook Messenger service, you may have to follow different instructions.

Steps for entering via WhatsApp Service

Haven’t subscribed to the free Holidayguru WhatsApp Service yet? 

Already subscribed to the Holidayguru WhatsApp Service but this is the first time you are taking part in my advent calendar competition?

You’re subscribed to the Holidayguru WhatsApp Service and have already taken part on a previous day in the competition?

Steps for entering with Facebook Messenger Service

Want to use the Facebook Messenger Service to enter but haven’t yet signed up? 

Already subscribed to the Holidayguru Facebook Messenger Service and want to take part again?

IMPORTANT: Once you have accepted the terms and conditions of participation, all you have to do on the other days of the advent calendar competition is follow the instructions to be in with a chance of winning. The Holidayguru WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger services can be stopped at any time simply by sending a message with the word “STOP”. In order to have the chance to win a dream trip every day, you must participate every day anew.


How will the winners be notified?

All winners will be chosen at random.

The winners of all 24 days of the competition will be drawn under legal supervision by 20.01.2019 at the latest and then notified individually in writing by UNIQ.

FAQ – Other important questions & answers

Is one message enough to be entered into all the draws? 

Where can I find the Holidayguru’s number?

Does the WhatsApp number change each day?

I haven’t received a confirmation message, am I still registered?

Will I receive daily confirmation of my participation via WhatsApp and/or Facebook Messenger?

There are no blue ticks next to my messages on WhatsApp and/or Facebook Messenger. Were they still sent?

Will I now receive lots of messages on WhatsApp or Facebook, or even calls?

What will happen to my data?

When will I find out if I have won?

How will the winners be notified?

Can I participate both via WhatsApp and Facebook on the same day?

Do I need to include the + between my answers on WhatsApp for it to count? 

Can I retroactively participate and enter to win one of the competitions from a previous day?

If I win, can I bring extra guests with me on the trip, such as children?

Can I transfer the prize to someone else or rebook it in someone else’s name?

Is the advent calendar competition real or just fake?