Thursday, 25 November 2010

Forget a hotel holiday - 5 benefits of booking a holiday rental instead of a hotel

Most people think of booking a holiday as a pre packaged affair, where flights, transfers and hotel are all included. However with a growing market of privately owned holiday properties becoming available worldwide, here are just 5 of the benefits to be had in booking a holiday rental when planning your next tirp.

1. Home from home

Hotels can sometime impose a stuffy atmosphere with staff fussing over you and the family crammed into one room. Kick back and relax in total privacy, with the freedom and space to spread out, whether it might be making tea and toast in the morning or enjoying the late evening ambience without waking the kids with a holiday rental you can feel right at home.

2. Breathing space

Tripping over one another and shuffling suitcases around the room will not help you relax on your holiday. Whether it’s just the family or a group of friends celebrating together a holiday rental will offer the space giving everyone their own privacy. Holiday rentals are priced per property not per person, which means that the larger the group the better the value on the per person cost.

3. Have what you want

Hotels offer lots of facilitates, some at an additional cost, others with advanced bookings. With a holiday rental you can have what you want and when you want, from a private pool for the kids to play in, or the chance to dine alfresco with dad on the BBQ. There is a choice of properties offering every day comforts like Satellite TV or Internet to Luxurious extras such as a hot tub or games room, Go ahead take you pick.

4. Ditch the Itinerary

Booking a holiday rental gives you the personal space to enjoy your holiday. With the freedom to choose what you do any when, from where to eat or what to see. You no longer need to be restricted by the itineraries imposed on a ‘package holiday’ you can make your own!

5. More for your money

When compared to the average family hotel stay a holiday rental can offer a substantially saving of up to 50%. Offering extraordinary value for money, excellent accommodation, and additional freedom and space . Making luxury more affordable and leaving you fee to spend your well saved pennies on yourself!