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Owner Advice

Owner Advice

Welcome to the Helpful Holidays’ Owner Advice section of our blog. Whether you are considering letting, or already own a holiday cottage, there are lots of things to think about to maximise your return on investment.
Helpful Holidays began 37 years ago, and as such, our team have a huge amount of experience in holiday cottages across the South West. Our team know a thing or two about helping you get the most from your holiday property so we’d like to share this with you in the form of information, tips and advice.

We take the hassle out of holiday letting so you can reap the rewards. Let us share some useful information so that you can ensure your journey in holiday letting is profitable and most of all, enjoyable.

So sit back, enjoy the ride and the words along the way.

Let your property with Helpful Holidays.

4th September 2019

Owner Case Study: Little Silver Leaf, Fox & Owl

Nestled along the hillside looking onto the Taw Valley sits 3 unique shepherds huts offering the ultimate 5* experience....

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16th July 2019

We’ve been nominated for a British Travel Award…

We’re honoured to have been nominated for a British Travel Award for an eighth consecutive year. Helpful Holidays has...

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7th June 2019

7 Luxury Properties in the South West That Have Just Been Added to Our Summer Deals

The South West of England is one of the most beautiful places in the UK. Think; secluded coves, dramatic...

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4 months ago

Bra Bunting in Chagford: Raising Money for Against Breast Cancer

Here at Helpful Holidays your local holiday letting company we have been collecting bras to donate to the charity...

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7 months ago

Family Friendly Dorset Attractions in the Footsteps of the Famous Five

From idyllic beaches to picture-perfect villages, steam trains and a hilltop castle, Enid Blyton’s adventures come alive in gorgeous...

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7 months ago

West Country Christmas Traditions

From ancient customs to modern, ashen faggots to chase-the-pudding, the West Country knows how to celebrate the festive season...

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7 months ago

Green Cottages for Eco Friendly Holidays

Our selection of Green Cottages will help you tread lightly in the beautiful West Country… “Take nothing but memories,...

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7 months ago

From Old Barns to Holiday Homes

Meet the Totnes couple who converted traditional farm buildings into self-catering units… It was a big job and a...

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7 months ago

Wassailing in West Country Apple Orchards

Come and join us in a riotous ancient tradition to put the wind up evil spirits and guarantee a...