Chalets or Caravans
Are you wondering which type of holiday accommodation is best, Chalets or Caravans? This can obviously come down to personal choice and really depends on what you want it for and budget involved. You can find caravans and chalets for sale in the UK with Parklink focusing more on caravans. To find a chalet to buy we would advise checking out local estate agents who often specialise in these types or properties.
Let’s look into this more to help us decide out of a chalet or caravan!
Chalets for sale UK
UK chalets were very popular back in the 80’s where many brick-built chalets popped up on holiday parks around the country. You could find chalets for sale at a very reasonable price with many years lease available. The only thing is over the year’s chalets have become fairly dated and require refurbishment. This means you should be able to find an old chalet needing work fairly easy in the UK or perhaps you’ll be lucky enough to find one done up to suit your taste. Chalets in the UK are a world away from European chalets which offer a more specious, high end and exclusive holiday accommodation. To find ski chalets for sale click here and you’ll see what we mean.
Holiday chalets for sale
Holiday chalets are available on most areas of the UK fully built on holiday parks. You may have to pay a site fee to be on the park and there may be conveyancing fees required to conduct the sale. Holiday chalets can be a great little getaway for you and the family providing a safe and secure place to sleep, cook and eat before you head out to enjoy your holidays. Here is a picture below of a typical chalet for sale UK.
Caravan or Chalets
We asked the public if they prefect a caravan or chalet and can report the following pro and cons for each
- A caravan gives you more of a holiday feel which families tend to prefer. They enjoy exploring through cupboard and trying different things out.
- Appliances are usually more modern in a caravan
- The family prefers being in a caravan because the cosy holiday vibe they give
- Modern chalets can be amazing and like apartment style. Check out these ones at Butlins.
- Chalets can be found at extremely low prices to buy compared to modern caravans
- We find chalets have slightly bigger living areas.
Which is best?
So as you have read there is pros and cons to each with caravans giving away a cosy vibe whereas chalets may give more space at an affordable price. If you’re looking into buying a static caravan you can search Parklink where we showcase over 150 parks selling static caravans and if you’re looking for holiday chalets UK for sale then local estate agents would be your best bet.