Spain Guide

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Villas in Spain

The easiest way to search the abundance of Spanish rental properties available online is to search within the region of Spain you'd be looking to rent in. Spain's a big place and whether you want the vibrance of the southern costas, the tranquillity of a secluded bay or the stunning views of Spain's interior with a few clicks you should be able to find what you're looking for.

Websites with rental properties available normally provide a wealth of information for the potential holidaymaker. You can find out what kind of area the property's in as well as the history of the house, how far the nearest beach or town is, and the distance to the nearest airport. Plenty of photos are provided for each property so getting a good look at potential holiday spots should prove to be no problem.

Pricing for villa rental is entirely dependent on the time of the year, with July and August naturally being the in demand summer months which bring the highest weekly rental prices. Some properties have a minimum rental period of a week or more, others can easily be rented for a weekend.

You'll be able to find out almost everything you could need to know on rental websites from lists of available furniture and appliances to maid services and what kind of hobs are installed in the kitchen. You can search on the basis of whether the property has a pool, if it's suitable for small children, if it's wheelchair friendly, and the distance from the nearest golf club. If you're after wooden beamed ceilings or working fireplaces you can search specifically for those the rental market is your oyster.

With good rental websites every cost involved should be listed upfront with no hidden extras. The deposit required to secure booking (usually a significant percentage of the entire price), the long before occupation you're required to settle the balance, and refundable damage deposits are all part and parcel of villa rental.

With a bit of research you can choose to rent through a particular company which rents property on the behalf of others, or sites which deal with owners directly, providing you with their contact details to do the deal and get first hand knowledge of the property.