SOURCE: Sunterra Corporation

December 01, 2005 10:00 ET

Williamsburg Visitor Wins $50,000 in Sunterra's Arrive in Style Sweepstakes

LAS VEGAS, NV -- (MARKET WIRE) -- December 1, 2005 -- Sunterra Corporation (NASDAQ: SNRR) today announced that it will award $50,000 in cash on Saturday, December 3rd, to a Williamsburg visitor at Sunterra's Powhatan Plantation resort.

Mr. Scott Geis of Maryland won Sunterra's second Arrive in Style Sweepstakes, which began in March 2005 and drew more than 120,000 entrants. The winner had the choice of two Harley Davidson® motorcycles or $50,000 in cash. Jules Rickless, Sunterra's Eastern Region Vice President of Sales and Marketing, will present the award at the Powhatan Plantation Owners' Association meeting, held on site at the Sunterra resort. Sunterra will also provide accommodations for Mr. Geis at the resort.

Sunterra's Arrive in Style Sweepstakes was advertised nationally via Internet postings, on the sweepstakes website,, at Sunterra resort locations, and at a wide variety of state fairs, travel shows and special events throughout the nation.

Sunterra has launched the next Arrive in Style Sweepstakes, with the drawing to be held in the spring of 2006. The winner will also have a choice of two Harley-Davidson® motorcycles or $50,000 in cash. It's not too late to enter! Participants may enter by visiting or by visiting one of Sunterra's resort locations.


Sunterra is one of the world's largest vacation ownership companies with more than 300,000 owner member families and nearly 100 branded or affiliated vacation ownership resorts throughout the continental United States and Hawaii, Canada, Europe, the Caribbean and Mexico. Sunterra news releases, as well as additional news and information on the company, can be found at

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