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Win a Spa Package for Two to Texas Hill Country!

Tell us the craziest thing you and your girlfriends have done, and the response that Girlfriend Getaways editors deem the best will win a Spa Refresher Package at the luxurious Lake Austin Spa Resort, nestled in the soothing Hill Country of central Texas.

The prize is a three-night Spa Refresher Package for two people in the resort's Premier double-occupancy accommodations including one $290 spa-and-fitness allowance per person, three healthy gourmet spa meals daily, and unlimited fitness classes, activities and discovery programs. Lake Austin Spa Resort offers nearly 20 activity options per day, including several types of yoga, meditation, Nia, healthy-cooking classes, hiking, walking, spinning, kayaking, canoeing, stretching, tai chi, kickboxing, water aerobics, salsa aerobics, step and power board training, circuit weight training, watercolor painting, Pilates, aromatherapy workshops, garden tours, and much more!

For more information on everything that Lake Austin Spa Resort has to offer, visit

You can submit your entry through the form to the right. Note: We're asking for your phone number so we can contact you if you win. We promise not to give it away.

The contest runs through October 17, 2008. The prize (estimated retail value: $5,100) is valid through September 30, 2009, and if it's not redeemed by the expiration date, it is forfeited in its entirety. It does not include transportation to Lake Austin Spa Resort, it's nontransferable and nonnegotiable, and it can't be redeemed for cash value. Overnight stay must be used Sunday through Wednesday only and is based on resort availability; blackout dates include holiday weekends and dates between March 8, 2009, and May 31, 2009, and are subject to change at the sole discretion of Lake Austin Spa Resort. Valid only in Premier accommodations, double occupancy. Reservation booking must be made no sooner than 14 days from arrival day. Seven days' notice is required if you must change or cancel a reservation. If a reservation is canceled less than seven days in advance, the certificate will be forfeited. Overnight stay will not count as a credit toward the Monarch Club. Additional spa services, outside of any allotted spa allowance as stated in the trade certificate, may be purchased à la carte on overnight stays. Any expenses above the stated retail value of trade in this certificate are the sole responsibility of the guest(s). Credit will not be issued for any unused allowances as part of this package. Estimated retail value of the certificate is based on full rack rates and may not be combined with any other offers.

Taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner. One prize will be awarded; your chances of winning depend on how many entries we receive and whether we think yours is best. Open to residents of the 50 United States and its territories, except Arizona. Budget Travel (the contest's sponsor) employees and their relatives are ineligible. Winner must be at least 18 years old. Winner and travel companion must sign an affidavit of eligibility and release. Void where prohibited. All submissions, including photos, become the property of Girlfriend Getaways.

Note: This story was accurate when it was published. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.



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