DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--When it comes to creating an authentic Caribbean vacation, Elite Island Resorts’ collection of beachfront properties offers the best in island style. To celebrate that style and invite others to join in the fun, the group has launched the Summer State of Mind Contest. From an exotic escape in lush St. Lucia at St. James’s Club Morgan Bay, to fun in the sun at St. James’s Club & Villas in Antigua, there is an Elite Island resort waiting to make an entrant’s dream vacation a reality.
To enter, participants simply visit the website www.eliteislandresorts.com/SSOM and upload a photo depicting what puts them in a “Summer State of Mind” before midnight EDT on May 31, 2015. Whether it’s a favorite summer vacation spot, relaxing by the pool, or an icy cocktail perfect for warmer weather, entrants can be as creative as they like. Participants can also enter via Instagram or Twitter by posting photos with the hashtag #EliteSSOM. All submissions will be showcased in the online gallery, but will be judged by an in-house panel based on the following criteria: creativity (34%), originality (33%), and relevance to the contest theme (33%). Those with the three highest scores will win the following:
- Grand Prize: A seven-night all-inclusive stay (approximately USD$4,500 value) at an Elite Island Resort of their choice
- 1st Place Prize: A five-night all-inclusive stay (approximately USD$3,200 value) at an Elite Island Resort of their choice
- 2nd Place Prize: An Elite branded “Swag Bag” (approximately USD$250 value) full of summer goodies
Once selected, the winners can choose to escape to one of the following Elite Island resorts: St. James's Club & Villas, The Verandah Resort & Spa, or Galley Bay Resort & Spa, all in Antigua; St. James's Club Morgan Bay in St. Lucia, or Palm Island Resort in the Grenadines.
About Elite Island Resorts
Elite Island Resorts represents an impressive collection of unique all-inclusive beachfront properties in the Caribbean. Each Elite Island Resorts property provides something unique for each traveler, with offerings ranging from destination weddings and romantic escapes to family retreats and eco vacations. Resorts include: St. James’s Club & Villas, The Verandah Resort & Spa, and Galley Bay Resort & Spa all in Antigua; St. James’s Club Morgan Bay in Saint Lucia; Long Bay Beach Club in Tortola; Palm Island Resort in the Grenadines; and The Club, Barbados Resort & Spa. For more information visit www.eliteislandresorts.com or call 800-771-4711.