Owning a static caravan

Owning a static caravan

Are you looking at owning a static caravan? Buying a static caravan can be very exciting. There’s lots to think about when owning static caravan. Where abouts you would like to own a static caravan. Many holiday makers who go on a caravan site for a holiday buy a static caravan on that park because they have enjoyed a caravan holiday there. The children have enjoyed the facilities and the location of the static caravan is right for you. So many people buy spontaneously after spending time at the holiday location. It’s a great idea, imagine having more and more caravan holidays in your very own static caravan. Going when you would like and leaving all the jobs at home for another day. Owning a static caravan is defiantly a positive to lifestyles.

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What are the costs of owning a static caravan?

There are bills associated with owning your own static caravan, such as gas electric and water rates additionally the caravan site fees. The site fees are the costliest part, and they differ depending which caravan park you buy a static caravan from. So, it’s hard to be specific about caravan site fees. I do know caravan parks that charge two thousand eight hundred.

Adversely there are caravan parks that can charge up-to seven thousand depending on your pitch and its location. For example, site fees can be more expensive if you have a sea view or lake view. So, you may want to choose your pitch carefully when buying a static caravan. For many caravan parks you can buy a static caravan and the site fees included for the first year of owning.

How much to does it cost to own a caravan?

Some caravan parks in the UK sell the static caravan and then go through the site fees and they are to be added on top. It all depends really on the caravan park itself. The electric and water bills are quite low, and the gas will usually be based on what you have used whilst staying at your own static caravan. However, some caravans for sale their pitches are on mains gas so no gas bottles will be needed. Obviously, this may be billed on usage or on terms of the caravan park itself.

Gas bottles vary. You get two same-sized gas bottles on your static caravan, and it depends what size gas bottle you should use. A large bottle currently will be approximately £60-£70 and smaller bottles around the £30 mark.

Static caravan ownership

Owning a static caravan can give so many positives to you and your family. The change to getaway whenever you want. Enjoy the surroundings with your static caravan. For example, a couple brought a static caravan in Norfolk near the Norfolk Broads and enjoyed the whole surroundings of the Norfolk Broads national park. Other positives include families with children. The children have a variety of things to do on caravan parks. For example, swimming pools, tennis, bike rides and joining in with the evening entertainment.

For some families they would not normally experience these activities unless they were on a caravan holiday. When you own your own static caravan things for the children to do are more frequent. Additionally on some caravan parks you can go to owner exclusive events, and they put on pool parties for example when you own your own static caravan.

How much does it cost to insure a static caravan?

Of course, you will need static caravan insurance. You can get this through many caravan sites across the board. Additionally, you can search online and by your static caravan insurance yourself. I have used Coast insurance for all my static caravans. I have always found them very helpful and cost wise competitive. You may need to think about getting insurance if you’re renting out your caravan to cover this. I have insured my static caravans for just over a hundred and thirty pounds which includes malicious damage. Although some of my static caravans are older, hence why the premium of the static caravan insurance may be lower.

You will love owning a static caravan

It’s always worth calling Coast insurance. They have great customer service staff that are always happy to help discuss static caravan insurance. I have had to make a claim recently on my static caravan insurance and their customer service has been second to none. Currently static caravan insurance has not gone up. Which is always a worry when you claim on your static caravan insurance I know. As well as Coast insurance there are other insurers such as Naco. Naco is the National Association of Caravan Owners. They are a great company and again very helpful. Additionally, I am a member with them and they are good to go for static caravan insurance and any questions about static caravans too.

Owning A Static Caravan

Benefits of owning a caravan

There are many benefits of owning a caravan and obviously it’s kind of like having anything new. You can make your static caravan your own. For example, you can add decking to your static caravan, to give you that outdoor space and a great idea if you have a dog. You can put an Xbox if you have children into your static caravan and anything the children would like. Some caravan owners even put their own WIFI in their static caravans. Other benefits of owning a caravan are having a holiday whenever you choose and letting family members enjoy a caravan holiday too. Having breaks away in your own static caravan can give so many memories. Relax and refresh during the summer months, ready for the week at work ahead.

Bring your dog along!

Additionally, if you have a dog there are many coastal walks and dog friendly beaches around caravan parks, your dog will sure benefit too. Another benefit of owning your own caravan is the caravan parks sometime put on free events. For example, at Hopton there are wine tasting evenings and pool parties. Exclusive to caravan owners only. Furthermore, on some caravan parks you will receive a privilege card saving you money on practically everything at your caravan park. Including food and drink. One of the main benefits of owning a caravan is lifestyle. It’s such a lifestyle enhancement, to go away and recharge your batteries is almost priceless. When you weigh up the costs of monies that would have been spent on going abroad or other UK holidays, the caravan could almost pay for itself.

Buy a Caravan at Hopton Holiday Park

Thinking of buying a caravan for example at Hopton caravan park in Norfolk? We do have Hopton caravans for sale on our for-sale page online. They are usually for sale privately at Hopton. We advertise caravans for owners through circumstances when they want to sell their caravan. We know there is a great sales team for the owners exclusively. We are also happy to pass on your details or get them to call you. If you wish to buy a caravan at Hopton please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us. I can give you impartial advice about purchasing a caravan. I own a caravan at Hopton Holiday Village and have always loved every minute of owning it. There is so much more to purchasing a caravan that you may know.

Owning a static caravan at Hopton Holiday Village

The sales team at Hopton like many caravan parks are always happy to help. They will assist in showing you round the caravan park and look at pitches to put your static caravan if you buy. Then they will sit with you and make sure owning a static caravan is right for you and your family. Owning a static caravan can be a big thing for anyone and like many caravan parks you will have questions about owning a caravan and they will support you, by answering any questions you might have. If you buy a static caravan and become a caravan owner, you will be excited about the prospect of owning your very own holiday home. Additionally, you may need to look at finance options which the caravan park can help with too. So, lots to think about!

Enjoy many years of owning a caravan

Last week at Hopton on sea caravan park I visited a lovely young lady in her 20s who had just brought her very first static caravan. She was thrilled we were also delighted. She had asked us would we be able to take it on for private lets. We rent caravans out at Hopton very well. Of course, we said we would be delighted too. Hopefully she will enjoy many years of owning a caravan and enjoy all the owner exclusive events throughout the year. We have availability in this caravan at Hopton for Easter holidays now. The caravan is listed on the website for our guests to book a holiday. So, if you have purchased a static caravan and want to rent your holiday home out, get in touch.

We offer a great service to caravan owners. One of the newest things for caravan owners we have to offer is our interactive calendar. You can block out dates whenever you want to stay in your caravan, and we will work around your dates. Giving so much flexibility to caravan owners wanting to rent out their holiday home. I will add, there must not be a caravan booking in the calendar to make this effective. Which I am sure you would understand.