One way of giving your holiday home the edge over another similar property in the area could be having a hot tub for added luxury.
There are pros and cons for this so here a few to help you make up your mind.
|Hot tubs boost occupancy levels||Initial outlay, site prep, plumbing electricity|
|Boosts you nightly rate – increased income||Legislation – hot tubs in rental properties must comply with safety regulations|
|Happy relaxed guests making their stay more memorable||They require constant maintenance, they need chemicals to keep
|Extends rental period, hot tubs are great in winter||They have to be emptied and refilled after every guest, do you have enough
time to do this between changeovers
|The number one search for criteria on booking sites is Hot Tubs||The water has to be tested every day|
For more information visit BISHTA the British and Irish Hot Tub Association for a guide to buying hot tubs for holidays rentals
The Health and Safety executive http://www.hse.gov.uk/legionnaires/spa-pools.htm