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Rebook your advertising with Holiday Cottages and Save £££’s on our usual prices.

Why advertise with Holiday Cottages?

  • Holiday Cottages is a big glossy travel magazine with a big difference: it’s aimed at people who want to rent houses and apartments for self-catering holidays in the British Isles.
  • In fact, Holiday Cottages is the UK’s only magazine focused exclusively on the self-catering sector in Britain and Ireland.
  • Published EIGHT times a year, Holiday Cottages is on sale for £2.95 in selected WH Smith, Tesco and other leading supermarkets, newsagents and bookshops, and has a distribution of 15,000 per issue.
  • Holiday Cottage’s readers book their holidays directly with you – there’s no further costs or commissions to pay
  • The magazine is complemented by, which gives access to all the resources of Holiday Cottages, including a comprehensive online holiday property search. Constantly updated, it’s currently receiving more than 400,000 unique visitors per year.
  • The combination of magazine advertising ensures that you reach over *500,000 potential customers while they actively look for somewhere to holiday.

* Based on 120,000 magazines circulated per year and 400,000 individual website visitors.

Offer 1

We are offering a selected number of owners the opportunity to rebook with Holiday Cottages at a vastly reduced rate.

What’s included in the package?

1. A 1/6th of a page advertisement in – reaching over 120,000 readers per year.

  • A full colour advertisement in the next eight issues of
  • Free of charge advertisement design service.
  • Change your advertisement throughout the year at no additional cost.

(Advertisement shown above is 1/6th of a page. Actual dimensions are 102mm x 88mm)

2. An advertisement on – reaching over 400,000 individual users per year.

Hc Results Hc Property
  • 125 words of text.
  • Two full colour photographs.
  • Details of your seasonal rates.
  • A full list of your property’s facilities.
  • Your contact details including a hyperlink to your own website and email address.
  • Interactive availability calendar – allowing YOU to update it – the instant, easy way to show holiday-makers when your cottage is available to let.
  • Your full page advertisement will appear on our searchable database of 1,000 holiday accommodation options.

Offer price £175 + VAT
Usual price £395 + VAT

Other sizes available in increments of 1/6th of a page please call or email for further pricing details

Some further statistics


During 2006 unique visits to peaked at 34,216 per month

On average each visitor views 4.5 pages of the website per visit

On Google we currently rank on the first page for the following search streams:

  • Holiday Cottages in the North West
  • Holiday Cottages in the North East of England
  • Holiday Cottages in Northern Ireland
  • Holiday Cottages in Southern Ireland
  • Holiday cottages in the West Country
  • Holiday Cottages in the South West
  • Holiday Cottages in the East of England
  • Holiday Cottages in south Of England
  • Holiday Cottages in the Channel Islands
  • Holiday Cottages in Cambridgeshire
  • Holiday Cottages in Lincolnshire
  • Holiday Cottages in Surrey
  • Holiday Cottages in Middlesex
  • Holiday Cottages in Buckinghamshire
  • Holiday Cottages in Berkshire
  • Holiday Cottages in Cheshire
  • Holiday Cottages in the Isle of Man
  • Holiday Cottages in Durham

Points of difference is not just an online accommodation directory — it is a complete online resource providing extensive information.

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