Conditions of participation in the social media competition

The social media competition

The social media competition will be organised by havenhostel Deutschland GmbH exclusively on the Instagram channels of havenhostel Bremerhaven, havenhostel Cuxhaven and havenhostel Stade in the period 11.07.24 /18:00 to 14.07.24/ 23:59. The draw will take place on 15.07.24.

Participation is only possible via the Instagram pages of havenhostel Bremerhaven, havenhostel Cuxhaven and havenhostel Stade. It is voluntary and free of charge. Participants only have to bear the costs associated with participation via the internet (internet connection usage fee).

In the event of a breach of the conditions of participation, havenhostel Deutschland GmbH may exclude the participant from the competition and subsequently withdraw and reclaim prizes.


Participation takes place by following the respective havenhostel page (Bremerhaven, Cuxhaven and/or Stade) on Instagram and linking another person in a comment under the respective competition post. The condition for actual participation in the competition is that the participant follows the page on which he or she takes part in the competition. Comments/links under a shared post cannot be taken into account - only comments under the original competition post count as participation in the competition. In addition, the respective Instagram page must be followed for the entire duration of the competition and at the time of the draw, otherwise the participation cannot be taken into account.

Natural persons resident in the Federal Republic of Germany who have reached the age of 18 are eligible to participate. havenhostel Deutschland GmbH reserves the right to request proof of age.

Only one entry per person is permitted and only the first comment will be taken into account. Participation via competition services, automated mass participation procedures of third parties or other manipulations are not permitted.

Two VIP tickets including VIP camping for the Deichbrand Festival 2024 will be raffled off among all participants. There is no legal claim and the prize cannot be paid out in cash. These are digital tickets, for the vouchers we need your full name, e-mail address and the licence plate number of the vehicles you are using for VIP camping.

The winner will be notified via an announcement in the story (link to the winner's Instagram profile).

The winner must confirm the prize by sending a message on Instagram within two working days, otherwise the claim to the prize will expire and a new winner will be drawn.


The total value of the prize is 1,398.00 euros. The prize is two VIP tickets including VIP camping for the Deichbrand Festival 2024 in Cuxhaven/Nordholz from 18 to 21 July 2024, including both the festival tickets and overnight stays in the camping area. The tickets will be sent to the winner(s) by email after confirmation from the winner(s).

Data protection

The sole organiser of the social media competition is havenhostel Deutschland GmbH, Dillinger Straße 3, 27578 Bremerhaven.

As part of the competition, only the social media profile names in connection with the comments will be used for the draw. In the event of a win, additional information will be required, such as the full name, address and date of birth, as participants must live in the Federal Republic of Germany and be at least 18 years old. However, this data will only be used for the purposes of the competition and will then be deleted.


havenhostel Deutschland GmbH is only liable for damages in cases of intent and gross negligence on the part of the competition organiser. Essential contractual obligations are those that make the realisation of the competition possible in the first place and on which the participant could and did rely. In the event of only slightly negligent breach of material contractual obligations, liability shall be limited to compensation for damages typical of the contract and foreseeable at the time of use of the website. This limitation of liability does not apply to damages culpably caused by the organiser arising from injury to life, limb or health or to liability under the Product Liability Act.


havenhostel Deutschland GmbH reserves the right to cancel the competition at any time for good cause, while safeguarding the legal interests of the participant.

The competition is not connected to Instagram.

Legal recourse is excluded.