The Sandton Times and Afristay are giving one lucky reader the chance to win a R2000 travel voucher to stay anywhere in South Africa!

The Sandton Times has teamed up with, previously known as, one of the top South African travel accommodation portals with over 22,000 listings, 12,000 reviews, across 2,000 destinations in South Africa, to bring followers of Sandton’s leading blog a chance to take a break as winter draws closer.

To stand a chance of winning:
Give us your last #SummerSelfie on Instagram, Facebook or Twitter and tag @sandtontimes and @afristay. Dress up, dress down or dress for your dream destination! One lucky entry will be drawn live on Instagram Stories on 29 April 2018.

Afristay is ALL about exceptional customer service. From finding your dream place to stay, to making a booking and all the way through to arrival and departure. They specialise in a variety of accommodation such as, villas, holiday homes, BnB’s, self-catering units and guest houses to name but a few.


To stand a chance of winning:
Give us your last #SummerSelfie on Instagram, Facebook or Twitter and tag @sandtontimes and @afristay. Dress up, dress down or dress for your dream destination! One lucky entry will be drawn live on Instagram Stories on 29 April 2018.

For more information on Afristay visit:

Terms and Conditions:

  1. Entry into the Competition is free.
  2. This competition is open to participants aged 18 years or over. Employees of Promoter, its parent company, subsidiaries, affiliates, sponsors or other parties involved in the development, production, or distribution of this competition, as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings, children) and household members of each such employee and/or authors, are not eligible to participate in the Promotion.
  3. This competition will commence at 11:30 on 16 April 2018 and all entries must be received by 13:00 on 29 April 2018. The Promoter accepts no responsibility for any entries that are incomplete, illegible, corrupted or fail to reach the Promoter by the relevant closing date for any reason. Proof of sending is not proof of receipt.
  4. No entries from agents, third parties or applications automatically generated by computer or any other means will be accepted, and such conduct shall constitute an unlawful manipulation of the competition in accordance with the rules set out herein. No incomplete or corrupted entries will be accepted. Entries will only be accepted if they comply with all entry instructions.
  5. Entrants may submit as many entries as they wish but no entrant may win more than one prize.
  6. To enter, entrants must complete the instructions as listed on The Sandton Times blog or @sandtontimes Instagram account. Each valid entry must tag the @sandtontimes and @afristay Twitter page.
  7. The lucky draw prize winner will receive a R2000 voucher towards an accommodation booking made on and does not include transport or meals not specified.
  8. The Promoter’s decision is final. No correspondence will be entered into.
  9. The prizes are non-transferrable and no cash alternative will be offered.
  10. Prizes are subject to availability. In the event of unforeseen circumstances, the Promoter reserves the right (a) to substitute alternative prizes of equivalent or greater value and (b) in exceptional circumstances to amend or foreclose the promotion without notice. No correspondence will be entered into.
  11. The winner will be notified by 29 April 2018 via the @sandtontimes Twitter and Instagram account. The winner must claim their prize within 7 days of the Promoter sending notification. If the prize is unclaimed after this time, it will lapse, and the Promoter reserves the right to offer the unclaimed prize to a substitute winner selected in accordance with these rules.
  12. By entering this competition each entrant confirms that his/her entry is their wholly-owned creation and, to the extent that such entry makes use of any third-party materials, that these have been fully cleared unless they are no longer protected by copyright or other intellectual property rights. Entrants will exempt the Promoter from any claims in relation to their entry that the entry infringes the personal or proprietary right of any other person. By submitting an entry, each entrant grants to the Promoter a perpetual, royalty-free, non-exclusive license to edit, publish, translate, modify, adapt, make available and distribute the entry throughout the world in any media now known or hereafter invented. Each entrant undertakes to complete any necessary documentation to formalise the license. If you do not want to grant us these rights, please do not submit materials to us.
  13. Each entrant also confirms that anyone depicted in an entry has given their permission for the inclusion of their image in the entry and the use of the entry including their image by the entrant and the Promoter.
  14. To obtain details of the winner please email stating the name of the competition in the subject heading 7 days after the closing date.
  15. The Promoter will use any data submitted by entrants only for the purposes of running the competition, unless otherwise stated in the entry details. By entering this competition, all entrants consent to the use of their personal data by the Promoter for the purposes of the administration of this competition and any other purposes to which the entrant has consented.
  16. This Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by or associated with Twitter or Instagram. You acknowledge that all information and material that you submit to enter this Promotion is submitted to the Promoter and not Twitter/Instagram and you agree that Twitter/Instagram shall not be liable to you in any way in respect of this Promotion.
  17. The winners agree to take part in reasonable post event publicity and to the use of their names and photographs in such publicity.
  18. These terms and conditions are governed in accordance with the laws of South Africa.
  19. By entering the competition each entrant agrees to be bound by these terms and conditions.
  20. The Promoter is The Sandton Times and Afristay.

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