Do you Want to Rent a Caravan Next Year?

Rent a Caravan Next Year

Have you thought about where you are going to spend your summer holiday next year? Are you a city person who likes the bustle of a thriving metropolis or is the countryside more appealing?. Over recent years many Britons have chosen to rent a caravan either in the countryside or near the coast as an alternative to going on cheap package tours to places like Benidorm or Tenerife. This is not least due to a less than favourable currency exchange rate and the fact that the cost of living has gone up by around 80% in Spain over the past 5 years. Why not Rent a caravan next year? Static caravan owners usually find that reservations for holidaymakers wanting to a rent a caravan start…

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Caravan Holiday Parks Save you Money

Caravan holiday parks can save you money

With the possibility of a triple-dip recession looming in the Eurozone, it looks like we will have to brace ourselves for yet more austerity measures.  In times of financial uncertainty many families trying to save money, quite often look for ways to reduce the cost of holidays and in some cases sacrifice them altogether. Holidays are important to wind down Holidays are important to recover from the stresses of work and everyday life and according to fitness experts, a holiday helps enhance our fitness levels.  On holiday we exercise more by walking, swimming, playing outdoor sports and generally spend more time out in the open air. With both parents working in most families nowadays, holidays provide the opportunity to spend quality time with each other…

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Is it Worth Adding Optional Extras if I am Going to Rent My Caravan?

Static Caravan Lounge

If you are investing in a static caravan holiday home with a view to making a profit out of rentals there are two ways you can look at it. If you want to provide no-frills accommodation during the summer, on a busy holiday park where there are lots of facilities and entertainment it may well be enough for some families. After a busy day out at the beach or on the holiday park where they are able to eat in a restaurant, and then come home very late after watching the cabaret or enjoying a few drinks, they may purely use the caravan as a place to shower and sleep.     No frills accommodation can attract more bookings for less rent However, no-frills accommodation…

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Food Always Tastes Better When Cooked in a Caravan

Food Always Tastes Better When Cooked in a Caravan

Have you noticed that food always tastes better when you have cooked it in a caravan or on a boat? It may be that because the doors are often left open when we are cooking it has something to do with the fresh air but whatever it is, it’s more likely that we will eat breakfast in a caravan even if we normally skip it at home. Today’s modern caravans have the same type of kitchens that we have at home and when you rent a caravan you can expect it to be fully equipped with everything you need to cook a sumptuous meal. Not that many of us want to slave in the kitchen whilst we are on holiday but here are a couple…

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UK Caravan Holidays Can Save You Money

UK Caravan Holidays Can Save You Money

Saving Money This Year We understand that a lot of people don’t have the money to be spending on big holidays abroad every year, that’s why UK caravan holidays can save you money. Being based up and down the country, the cost of travel can be cut by how far you’re wanting to go. Using sites like our own it’s easy to find great deals for a week getaway. Entertaining the kids doesn’t have to cost you a small fortune. With many caravan sites being close to many beautiful beaches and architectures. It’s easy to have a cheap summer this year. Holidays Are Important Holidays are most definitely important, from time to time we need to take the time to wind down from the stresses…

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Static Caravans for Rent. It may be Bigger Than Your Flat!

Big Static Caravans for Rent

For people who believe static caravans are cramped spaces in which to crash after spending the day at the beach in the summer, or hiking through Britain’s abundant green and pleasant land we would like to dispel this myth. It may well have been true decades ago but static caravans have not been left out in this age of innovation and modern technology. If you pick an area in the UK that you would ideally like to spend your holidays, you will find a wealth of caravan dealers who will be only too happy to show you static caravans that are possibly bigger than the flat you live in. Fantastic features in static caravans for rent Some are double glazed, may have two bathrooms including…

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Renting a Static Caravan – Know Who You Are Dealing With

Beware of renting a static caravan for your holidays through social media unless you can verify that the advertiser is genuine. Recently dozens of would be holidaymakers believe they were scammed having booked caravans that didn’t exist through an alleged private letting agent on Facebook. The families who lost money were from the South West in Devon, Cornwall and Bristol after their bookings were cancelled at the last minute by the agent, who conducted her business via email and Facebook. The caravan she advertised was located on Perran Sands Caravan Park, Cornwall.   Booking for renting a static caravan was cancelled at the last minute One victim from Hengrove, Jane Ryan, booked her family holiday for 26 July reserving one week in the caravan, but…

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Whose Responsibility is it to Clear the Snow on Static Caravan Parks?

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We’ve had a lot of enquiries in the past about snow on holiday static caravan parks and as winter is approaching we thought we would clarify a few things for caravan owners and people who are renting a static caravan over the winter period, short or long term. There are many rules and regulations covering the clearance of snow for caravan park operators. The law requires that users of the park are kept safe but making a decision about taking action against a park owner can be as difficult as making one not to. There are a few holiday parks that consistently fail to address the problems of snow and ice and this is unfair not to mention illegal! If the holiday park’s licence allows…

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How to Alleviate Condensation in a Static Caravan

Condensation in a Static Caravan

Condensation problems are the bane of a landlord’s life in the UK and the same applies to static caravan owners who are renting their caravans out. Often mistaken for damp, holidaymakers will regularly complain about it to caravan owners whereas there are simple things that can be done to reduce condensation in a static caravan. The primary cause of condensation is poor ventilation, particularly in the winter since in cold weather all doors and windows are shut for most of the time and the heating is on. Blocking draughts, double glazed windows and insulation in static caravans enhances the heat retention but diminishes ventilation. This causes moisture to develop and it simply can’t escape hence it will attach itself to a colder area such as…

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Protect Your Static Caravan From Storm Damage

PROTECT YOUR STATIC CARAVAN FOR RENT FROM STORM DAMAGE

There is a hardly a year that goes by without the Met Office warning us about impending gales and issuing warnings about expected severe weather. Such is our lot in the UK where the weather is at best unpredictable and at worst monsoon-like. This blog gives a few tips on how to protect your static caravan from storm damage. Naturally many precautions you take against storm damage are common sense measures but if you have a static caravan for rent, you need to ensure that holidaymakers are aware of their responsibilities too. You should include these instructions in your welcome leaflet to guests: When there are gale force winds skylights should be kept shut. This applies when they are in the caravan and also when…

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5 Top Tips to Get People to Rent a Static Caravan More Than Once

Rent a Static Caravan more than once

There’s no doubt that you can attract a lot of bookings through Rent my Caravan but repeat business is always a bonus. If holidaymakers are happy with your caravan and its location the chances are that they may return year on year and will almost certainly recommend it to their friends.  It’s also good for you because you get to know the renters and if they have looked after your static caravan well you will always welcome them back. Here are some tips that have proved highly successful to get people to rent a static caravan more than once.     Provide freebies for the kids If you provide some inexpensive items for children to enjoy immediately they arrive at the caravan you’ll make both…

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Book a Staycation at Mablethorpe Chalet Park, Lincolnshire

Mablethorpe Chalet Park, Licolnshire

Tingdene Holiday Park, or Mablethorpe Chalet Park as it is commonly known, on the Lincolnshire coast, is a family favourite. It’s located in a traditional seaside town with a two mile stretch of stunning, golden sands. Stroll along the promenade and you will come across the iconic bathing beach huts available for rent and many places to drink, eat and relax; why not hire a deck chair to while away a few hours on the beach? It’s a very popular area to visit and thousands of holidaymakers search for a holiday home to rent every year, in and around the Mablethorpe area. Renting a caravan, chalet or lodge in the UK provides you with a “home from home” for the duration of your stay, unlike…

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