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Best Comment Posting Wins a 'Staycation' to Sheraton Carlsbad

Carlsbad Patch is giving away a one night stay and dinner to Twenty/20 Grill to whoever has the best reason for needing a "staycation."

Have you been working hard and need to relax and unwind?

Does your family beg you to go on vacation but you have no money or time to go?

Do you want to get away for a romantic mini vacation with your significant other?

Would a "staycation" with your mom be the perfect Mother's Day gift?

Do you just want to lounge around a pool or get spa treatments all day?

Whatever your reason, we want to know, why do you deserve a mini "staycation?"

To enter, log on to Patch and tell us in comments why you should win the overnight stay to  and dinner for up to four at . Judges will decide on the best answer and select a winner in May.

Carlsbad Patch will also do a follow-up story on the winner.

Dogs are also welcome to stay at Carlsbad Sheraton.

Must be over 18 to enter. Rooms are subject to availibity. One comment/entry per person. Keep your comments clean. Alcoholic beverages not included in the prize. In case of a tie, a winner will be selected at random. Other terms and conditions may apply. For a complete list of rules email deanne.goodman@patch.com.

Tori May 02, 2012 at 07:49 PM
A staycation is an awesome thing, and I would love and deserve to win one. But I admit, after reading the heartfelt first 2 entries, (Anthony & definitely Gwens) I believe they should win it hands down. My story is just a single mom of 2 daughters, high school and college students and trying to constantly make ends meet. Very tough times in this economy on a single income. Struggling, but getting by.
gail puente May 02, 2012 at 10:41 PM
I definitely need a break. In December 2011 i suffered two seizures while driving on two different days. I totalled my car, the DMV suspended my license pending medical release. I was providing in home care for a client 68yrs old and we were evicted from my home of 11 years by the HOA in January 2012. I lost my car, my home and my job in the blink of an eye. I have a care companion animal and we are now taking the local busses everywhere seeking housing, employment and medical care. We are effectively homeless at this point, staying with friends for shelter at night and hygiene needs. We need a staycation with warm running water! Gail and Angel.
Deanne Goodman May 03, 2012 at 04:45 PM
Here is another one that came in through my email: Hi i would love to be the one to win the contest as my husband work 7 days a week and everty year we come to Solana Beach for vacation ! Althought we wille coming out in July Id love to take my husband for a weekend as a surprise visit to Carlsbad and eat at the fish place on the corner too, we loiove seafood !! We have been married 33years this year and we never get a break so it would be so welcomed in my book to come and visit you all . Thank you Sandra Schade
christina demaria May 04, 2012 at 03:01 AM
I would love this staycation. I have livedto in carlsbad for aboutthe 2 yrsmonths live off tamarack and work of pal airport but havent really explored much of carlsbad. Ive never been to this hotel and it seems wonderful. Would love to take my boyfriend on a nice mini vaction.
Tina Howard May 08, 2012 at 10:00 PM
Orange you glad you have an opportunity to Sheraton of fun at this gorgeous hotel and indulge at Twenty Grill?

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