For more than 35 years, Helpful Holidays has specialised in marketing holiday properties throughout the West Country.
From Cornwall’s spectacular surf-swept-sands to the remarkable Jurassic coast of Dorset and from the heights of Dartmoor and Exmoor to the historic Somerset levels with a varied portfolio of property to match the landscape many of our South West owners enjoy earnings of over £25,000 a year, with our most successful properties achieving an average of £65,000.
As one of the region’s leading holiday cottage agencies, Helpful Holidays continues to be the number one choice of West Country agency for discerning owners who wish to achieve an impressive level of bookings.
So if you'd like to enjoy the benefits of our local expertise backed up the presence of an award winning national brand then we're the perfect choice.
The small but expert team at Helpful Holidays has a combined experience of almost 70 years within the cottage holiday market – so there is very little we don’t know about the business. Our team has a well-earned reputation for helpfulness and consideration and will offer advice on everything from development and planning to income forecasts and interior design. Our owners tell us they like what we do and our simple, unfussy approach. We really get to know you and your property, offering a personal service that’s second to none.
Gaby Wakley lives on the wilds of Dartmoor and has been with HH for more than 22 years.
Melanie Pascoe having grown up in Devon, Mel returned to the westcountry and has worked for HH for more than 14 years.
Kris Clapp although born and bred in Cornwall, Kris is now based on the Devon/Dorset border and has more than 22 years’ experience of the holiday letting market.
Janine Woods is based in South Cornwall and has worked as a property manager for more than 14 years in the area she adores.
From romantic retreats for two, to Grade II country houses where family and friends can gather and everything in between, over 700 property owners across the region trust us to bring in a great income and extraordinary bookings, with some of them achieving over 53 bookings per year.
Key to our excellent working relationship with our property owners is the impressive level of bookings we generate for them using industry-leading national marketing. In addition our bespoke pricing structures are designed to generate quality bookings at optimum prices, not just in high season but throughout the year.
So whatever the scale of your house, from bijou-bolthole to turreted castle, we never forget it’s your property.