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14 proven ways to boost your low-season holiday let bookings

14 proven ways to boost your low-season holiday let bookings

November to February is typically a quiet period for holiday rentals. At this time of the year, the availability calendar can look depressingly empty. Although there are fewer people looking to go on holiday during this period, there are still lots off-season bookings you can achieve with a little creativity. Check out these tips to boost those all-important bookings in …

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How To Get More Direct Bookings For Your Holiday Rental

How To Get More Direct Bookings For Your Holiday Rental

(co-written with Katie) With most of the dominant listing sites shifting to a commission based, online booking only model, holiday rental owners are worried about lower occupancy, profits and communication with guests being prohibited. Although listing sites provide excellent exposure for your rental, encouraging guests to cut out the middleman and book with you directly means they get a better deal, …

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The Weirdest Holiday Rental Guests from 2017

The Weirdest Holiday Rental Guests from 2017

As a holiday home owner, you may dread being bombarded with cheeky enquiries, odd questions and the weirdest behaviour from guests. In some sense, it’s expected, but in others, it’s just strange! Here are a few examples of ridiculous guest behaviour that left owners and property managers scratching their heads. If you are a veteran holiday let landlord, then it’s …

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Top Holiday Home Hotspots in the UK

Top Holiday Home Hotspots in the UK

Revealed are the top holiday home locations in the UK. We’ve broken down the statistics on the locations with the most properties owned and the furthest distance owners have to travel in order to reach their holiday getaway home. The benefits of having your own place in your chosen area can hold many benefits, the selected destination could hold a special …

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Simple Online Payment Solutions For Holiday Rentals

Simple Online Payment Solutions For Holiday Rentals

Paying online is now the preferred method for travellers looking to book your holiday home. It’s a quick and simple process that allows travellers to securely reserve their holiday dates. You can also boost your occupancy rate by making the booking process easy for guests. Still unsure? Here’s why you need to accept online payments. Online Payments are Easier It’s …

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How Holiday Booking Scams Work

How Holiday Booking Scams Work

In the last few years, holidaymakers have been duped out of thousands of pounds following the rise of travel cyber scams. Fraudsters have taken to posing as legitimate holiday property owners and tricking innocent people into handing over their hard-earned cash. Action Fraud reported that in 2015 a whopping £11.5 was stolen by online scammers. A massive 425% increase from …

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Holiday Home Booking Terms & House Rules Template

Holiday Home Booking Terms & House Rules Template

Owning a holiday home isn’t an easy feat, not only do you have to invest your time and money to run the property, but you also have to build and maintain relationships with guests. Naturally, you want your guests to be happy staying at your property but you also want to know everything will be left undamaged and clean. Finding …

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