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Meet us at the Property Investor Show, London 6-7 October 2017

GUARANTEED 8% MINIMUM RETURNS FOR 3 YEARS! If you're a landlord or investor why not visit the Property Investor Show at the Excel, London on 6-7 October 2017? Meet the Retreat team on Stand 458 and discover the many tax benefits of owning a luxury lodge. We'll be on hand to discuss how a minimum...

Autumn Open Day at The Retreat Oct 28th

TAKE A VIP TOUR Members of the public are invited to attend The Retreat's Autumn Open Day on 28 August. After a welcome hot drink and snack, you'll be given a tour of the park to view the selection of luxurious show lodges on offer, set in terraced, landscaped plots with private decking. With stunning...

Investing in a holiday let can be more tax-efficient than buy-to-lets

Since April 2016, buy-to-let property investments have become far less tax efficient than holiday lets. Experts say this is only set to continue, so if you’re looking for a tax efficient alternative to a buy-to-let property, you may want to consider investing in a luxury lodge from The Retreat. Why are buy-to-let properties no longer...

Which property investment? Abroad or a UK lodge?

Can an investment in a luxury lodge in Britain be more advantageous than owning a villa in Spain? Although Britain may not have the huge advantage of the weather that takes a lot of Brits overseas for holiday home investment, Britain really does have a lot to offer. Take a look at the following 5...

New stamp duty tax- Is buying a holiday home the new alternative to buy to let?

Investors now face an increasingly harsh tax regime and now an additional 3% stamp duty has been introduced for property purchases. Those investing in buy-to-let properties will no longer be able to claim a 10% allowance for maintenance and repair jobs. However, the new stamp duty tax doesn’t apply to holiday rentals. Chancellor George Osborn...

A stay in a luxury lodge at The Retreat makes for the best family holidays

If you are deciding on the best location for your family holiday this year, then look no further than The Retreat. Set in the beautiful countryside of North Devon, children will have hours of fun playing in the parkland and exploring nature. What’s more, The Retreat at Romansleigh Holiday Park is not far from many...

Why you should stay in a holiday home for your first vacation of the New Year

We’re getting closer to Christmas and (dare we say it?) the end of 2016. The year truly has flown by and, here at The Retreat, we’re excited for what’s to come in 2017. That said, we’ve had a great year (who wouldn’t in such a beautiful setting?) and have seen many families, couples and individuals...

Why not spend Christmas in your holiday home this year?

As we near Christmas, you’ve probably already had discussions with your nearest and dearest about what you are doing for your Christmas celebrations. And unless you’ve got the holiday of a lifetime booked, you’re probably not any more excited than last Christmas and the year before etc. That’s why, here at The Retreat, we think...

4 Reasons to Invest in a Holiday Home

Going on holiday is the highlight of most people’s year, but what if you had a place to escape to whenever you wanted? Holiday homes give you freedom and flexibility, and investing in a property somewhere such as The Retreat at Romansleigh Park means you can escape to the country whenever you like. Here are...