The UK Holiday Rental Market is Proving
Magical All Year-Round

Can you turn your UK holiday home into a worthwhile investment? Owning a holiday home is seen by many to be a little bit of escape that is familiar but still feels like a getaway. However, renting it out throughout the year when you are not staying there makes it a sound investment and great income earner too. The UK ticks all the boxes for year-round holiday lettings, and with there has never been a more comprehensive way to advertise your home and reach an International audience. They have a portfolio of over 16,000 UK holiday homes and have carefully crafted the art of marketing UK properties to a UK and international audience, giving you all the tools you need to successfully let year-round.

Spring and summer are really busy holiday rental months for our owners, with many of the bank holidays, summer holidays and longer nights enticing families, friends and couples alike to explore more of Britain together. However, the beauty of the UK holiday lettings market is that it is not restricted to the traditional summer season. There are plenty of people who want to make the most of those cold, crisp days. Who doesn’t crave the odd romantic winter break wrapped up in cashmere by log fires, perhaps venturing out for frosty rambles to cosy hidden pubs? With rolling hills, snow-capped mountains, historic towns, seaside opulence and stunning beaches, the UK has holiday appeal through every season. More and more people are holidaying in the UK rather than abroad, and find that cutting out the middle man and renting directly from a private holiday home owner is less expensive than a hotel and offers a sense of space, freedom and privacy. With minimal travel time and the lack of over-priced air fares, the UK has huge appeal over the winter months.

Why not download the FREE guide to Getting Started in Holiday Rentals and see just how easy it can be to start renting your holiday home? Many owners rent their holiday home for the financial benefits, and we have a Rental Income Calculator allowing you to work out the potential earnings you can achieve as an owner.
The Christmas season is an attractive time to let out your holiday home, with cities such as Bath, London and Oxford and areas including the Cotswolds, Dorset and Cornwall all brimming with Yuletide markets, carol singers, cathedral concerts and plenty of festive fun. Cornwall is an irresistible destination for holidaymakers looking for private homes to rent in December. With ice-skating at the Eden Project, Truro’s City of Lights Procession, Looe’s Dickensian December weekend, Padstow’s Christmas market, Santa Clause’s arrival by lifeboat in St. Ives and Bude and Sennen’s infamous Christmas Day swims, Cornwall has huge appeal for families, couples and friends alike. The southern coast of Dorset also has a great reputation as a year-round destination and holidaymakers can enjoy festive events at Corfe Castle, winter walks on the usually closed Brownsea Island and a unique Christmas Festival at the Tank Museum. In the Cotswolds, holidaymakers are drawn by charming villages, country pubs, the scent of mulled wine, the taste of pig roast and the sound of carol singers that many of the Christmas markets bring. Blenheim Palace and Berkley Castle also have a fun filled Christmas calendar. The elegant shops, unique art galleries, twinkling lights and famous Roman Baths pull people to magical winter breaks in the city of Bath and also popular at Christmas are rentals in the Lake District where there are Santa Express steam railway rides, festive activities at Holker Hall and a dramatic landscape of frosty terrain to explore.

Many people see a holiday rental over the Christmas and New Year period as an economical way to get all the family together without having to worry. Renting out your holiday home over these months will also bring you an extra income to cover the running expenses and offset any mortgage payments on your property. If you find this an attractive option, why not start advertising your property today with We will have you up and running in no time, with a detailed property description, up to 24 photos, an availability calendar and GoogleMaps. As the UK's No.1 holiday rental website, is a good place to start, giving you exposure to over 243 million holidaymaker visits per year.

There are so many exquisite destinations in the UK that are enticing at all times of the year for holidaymakers wanting to experience the best of Britain. With year-round festivals, concerts, castles, abbeys, gardens and stately homes, whether you have a property that offers city convenience, a coastal escape, rural getaway or a waterside retreat, holiday home rentals in the UK are very much in demand and popularity amongst holiday rentals is set to continue growing.

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