Static Caravan Site Fees

Caravan Site Fees

Found a holiday home that you’re keen to buy? Theres some thing you need to be aware of firstly is the Caravan Site Fees. The pitch fee is the largest annual running cost owners will pay. The site fees cover things like water, maintenance and winter storage for parks that aren’t open year-round. Factors like location of the park, facilities on site and the length of the season can all affect the cost of the site fees. Some parks may also offer ‘exclusive’ adult only facilities, such as spa or golf course. This will be reflected in the price of the site fees.

Location, Location, Location

When buying your new holiday home consider the size of the pitch needed. Lodges and larger model caravans will need bigger pitches which will incur larger pitch fees. Considering a sea view? Premium pitches which offer a view will carry an extra premium. If location or pitch size is a lower priority, then you will be able to take advantage of lower annual site fees.

Cheapest Caravan Site Fees

The cheapest caravan site fees tend to be on independent parks. These parks may not have the brand image or facilities that the larger parks offer however are often extremely charming. It should be noted that not everyone is looking for swimming pools, bars and entertainment so parks with less amenities have the benefit of being able to offer lower site fees. Many guests look for parks with less facilities for a quieter break away, so choosing to pitch on a park like this will not cause any issue with rental.

Where to Pitch

Site fees will vary depending on the actual park location. Popular areas of the country like Dorset, Hampshire, Devon and Cornwall will often carry the highest site fees. If you intend on using your holiday home regularly then pitching closer to home is unquestionably an ideal, however if you have purchased as an investment consider buying a little further from home at a Park with lower fees.

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Cheap Site Fees For Static Caravan

Cheap site fees for static caravans can be hard to find particularly at popular parks. Some parks will often offer special deals when purchasing a van from them. For example, Park Holidays currently (11/2021) are offering free pitch fees and reduced rates for the following two years. These deals are to be found at their Essex parks. You will find deals for parks such as Dovercourt, Martello Beach, Oaklands and St Osyth.

Described as a country retreat near the coast, Oaklands offers a peaceful and idyllic setting near to the Sunshine Coast. In addition to being close to the seaside town of Clacton-on-Sea, Colchester is also within easy reach with its great shopping. At its centre is an attractive lake ideal for relaxing around, alternatively for the anglers try your hand at hooking Carp, Tench or Roach.

Low Site Fees Caravan Park

Along with Oaklands, Deals are to be found when buying at Steeple Bay Holiday Park. Unquestionably a wonderful waterside retreat, Steeple Bay is situated on the cost near Southminster and offers outstanding facilities. A private slipway to the Maryland Creek is available for Boats and Jet Skis. For those without sea-legs enjoy relaxing by the waterside and let the stresses of everyday life slip away.

Steeple Bay, Perfect for families

With an onsite leisure pool perfect for children and adults alike and a paddling pool for toddlers this makes Steeple Bay ideal for families. Steeple Bay is without a doubt perfectly located for days out. The medieval town of Maldon is nearby with shops and restaurants to discover, additionally Southend-on-Sea is a short drive away. Enjoy traditional seaside fun and a stroll along the world’s longest pier.

Cheap Site Fees For Static Caravan

How Much are Caravan Site Fees

We are often asked how much are caravan site fees? Willerby has broken them down into rough bandings to give you an idea of what to expect.

Band C: £1,000 – £2,000

The Park is likely to be on the smaller side. This pitch could be for you if you prefer a personal feel. Often chosen for the tranquillity they offer, due to smaller capacity.

Band B: £2,000 – £3,500

The middle tier is the average amount you can expect to pay. Facilities can very from essential to more luxurious, often reflected in the price. If you are looking to socialize parks in this tier will often have an on-site pub. Parks towards the top end of this bracket may have indoor pools or even entertainment programmes. If it is an Adult only park typically, they will have a restaurant or gym, too.

Band A: £3,500 – £10,000+

Parks in Band ‘A’ are the best in the Holiday Park world. For more luxurious parks prices start around £3,500 but can reach up to £12,000 for premium pitches. Choose a Band ‘A’ park and you can enjoy facilities such as multiple swimming pools, bars, restaurants, gyms, and a full entertainment programme. You can also find spas and gold courses as well as more family orientated facilities.

Caravan Park Fees

Caravan Park Fees are often billed in August or September and often are sent via an owner’s portal. This will give instruction on how to pay your pitch fees. Most parks will accept payment in full via BACS, alternatively most offer a direct debit scheme. This is often run through partners like Orchard Funding and Premium Credit. This can help to spread the cost of the fees for you.

Rent with us!

Another great way to help with the cost of site fees is to earn an income from your holiday home. 2cHolidays can help you with this. With a dedicated owner’s team there to help you every step of the way. 2cHolidays offers no set up fee and no admin fee so it’s the ideal place to start looking at rental. In addition to this we provide you with your own calendar, so you are able to book in time for you and the family when you wish.

Besides helping you set up for rental we can take care of the cleaning and maintenance side of things for you meaning that you can rent with no stress. Importantly we pay out three times a year meaning you can keep track of your earnings. Don’t hesitate and call us on 01362 470888 and our owner’s team will have a no obligation chat today.