Choosing a place to stay is a rite of passage for all holiday goers. Once you’ve decided on your destination, figuring out where you’re going to call home during your time away is usually the next step. Hotels have been the traditional choice for accommodations, but more and more people these days are choosing vacation condo rentals. Whether you’re traveling to Cambodia, looking for a place in Reykjavik or examining Roatan condos, you’ll find vacation rentals wherever you find hotels. This article will go over some of the advantages of picking a vacation rental instead of a hotel.
With the advent of online, short term rental websites such as Airbnb there are more options available for cheaper accommodations than what hotels have traditionally offered. This can be especially true when travelling in a large group. Renting a large, multi bedroom condo is often much cheaper than booking multiple hotel rooms. Even many of the smaller one or two bedroom vacation rentals available online offer a better price compared with a traditional hotel stay. Vacation rentals may not always be the cheaper option, especially with higher end locations, but if price is a concern, they’re definitely worth a look.
Most everyone is familiar with the standard, double hotel room. It’s basically just that – a room with a bed or two and a bathroom off to the side. You’ll likely have a TV, some side tables and possibly a desk or table and chair. Unless you’re willing to pay for a premium upgrade you wouldn’t really expect much more. You’d probably even expect to pay for wifi. Vacation condos, on the other hand, are usually set up more like an apartment or home. Quite often, you’ll have multiple rooms including a kitchen, living room, dining room, bedroom and …Read More