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Founded in 1984, Schofields is a family run company specialising in holiday home insurance for properties in the UK, France, Spain, Portugal and Italy. Phil Schofield leads the marketing team and offers a wealth of industry knowledge to the Schofields blog and various online publications.

With over 10 experience managing holiday lets, Phil is an active member of the holiday letting and self-catering community, providing expert holiday letting advice, as well as essential holiday home marketing tips. His combination of insurance and marketing knowledge make him a key asset to the holiday rental industry.

Phil Schofield has been featured in The Telegraph, A Place In The Sun, The Daily Mail and many more!

To find out more about Schofields, check out the about us page.

How to Make a Complaint About a Self-Catering Cottage

How to Make a Complaint About a Self-Catering Cottage

Reading Time: 8 minutes The self-catering accommodation industry has often been the brunt of bad press – primarily due to complaints about the holiday rental not being as advertised or being “dirty”. Holiday cottage booking agents are also guilty of shunning accountability when things go wrong, by stating the booking contract is directly between the accommodation owner and the guest. The law for holiday …

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Revealed: Brits’ Top Travel Fear in 2021

Revealed: Brits’ Top Travel Fear in 2021

Reading Time: 3 minutes Amid the global pandemic, here at Schofields we’ve run a survey of 1000 British travellers to uncover their concerns around travel in the coming year. The data has revealed that travel companies going bust, meaning their flights, accommodation and bookings are cancelled, is the biggest travel fear for over half of Brits.  Our poll asked Brits to choose their biggest …

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Coronavirus: Deep Cleaning Tips for Holiday Rentals

Coronavirus: Deep Cleaning Tips for Holiday Rentals

Reading Time: 5 minutes Providing a safe and clean property has always been one of the highest priorities for holiday let owners and managers. It’s now more important than ever to re-evaluate your cleaning procedures and take measures to clean and disinfect your rental as we aim to reduce the spread of the COVID-19 outbreak. When you start taking bookings and guests start arriving …

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