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  Topic: Cotswold Water Park lakeside 3 bedroom lodge for sale
Robin S

Replies: 0
Views: 2567

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Buying/selling your home
   Posted: Mon Aug 07, 2017 8:20 pm   Subject: Cotswold Water Park lakeside 3 bedroom lodge for sale
Sadly the day job and life have caught up with me and i'm finding it challenging to run two holiday homes and our buy to let down in Bristol (first world problem, i know!).

Not an easy decision, bu ...
  Topic: Values of bookings taken in December 2016
Robin S

Replies: 26
Views: 4457

PostForum: Bookings   Posted: Sat Jan 21, 2017 7:12 am   Subject: Values of bookings taken in December 2016
ABB regularly send me emails telling me to reduce my minimum stay and their dynamic pricing regularly tells me to lower my rates. Slamming that inventory full is all these guys and gals are worried ab ...
  Topic: WiFi
Robin S

Replies: 22
Views: 4441

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Just starting out
   Posted: Tue Nov 15, 2016 12:21 am   Subject: WiFi
Essential. I'd go further and say get as fast as is available (Fibre?) and unrestricted use.
  Topic: Out of Eden discount
Robin S

Replies: 8
Views: 1350

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Just starting out
   Posted: Tue Nov 15, 2016 12:20 am   Subject: Out of Eden discount
i missed a trick here. Big order recently and didn't even ask Sad
  Topic: Better quality bath towels or lesser quality bath sheets?
Robin S

Replies: 30
Views: 4343

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Just starting out
   Posted: Tue Nov 15, 2016 12:19 am   Subject: Better quality bath towels or lesser quality bath sheets?
high quality resilient (out of eden?) bath sheets. We went Ikea for cottage 1 and they're tired and i'm about to replace with out of eden
  Topic: Security camera and data protection
Robin S

Replies: 8
Views: 1147

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Just starting out
   Posted: Tue Nov 15, 2016 12:18 am   Subject: Security camera and data protection
I'd start by reading Nest's terms of service and ensure there are no nasties but based on experience in my day job they'll pass responsibility of data ownership to you as a data processor to ensure yo ...
  Topic: Restrictive covenant on property
Robin S

Replies: 21
Views: 9736

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Buying/selling your home
   Posted: Tue Nov 15, 2016 12:16 am   Subject: Restrictive covenant on property
We have restrictive covenants on both properties but actually enforcing their use can be for holiday home purposes only.

Very clearly stated in all agent pre-sale content and requires conveyancers ...
  Topic: christmas tree?
Robin S

Replies: 15
Views: 2121

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Managing your property
   Posted: Tue Nov 15, 2016 12:12 am   Subject: christmas tree?
We will provide at both properties this year and have bookings every weekend through December at both (note to self - 2017 price rise needed).

I just need a good during the week waterer for them... ...
  Topic: LOGS
Robin S

Replies: 26
Views: 4296

PostForum: 
Managing your property
   Posted: Tue Nov 15, 2016 12:05 am   Subject: LOGS
I provide a starter basket (and chemical free firelighters) for the woodburners.

Thereafter I charge guests 2.50 per basket, all of which goes to our nominated charity which, this year, is the D ...
  Topic: LOGS
Robin S

Replies: 26
Views: 4296

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Managing your property
   Posted: Tue Nov 15, 2016 12:01 am   Subject: LOGS
We provide unlimited logs FoC at both properties. We have no gas so it's a cheaper option than guests slamming our electric radiators. In reality i imagine they have the fire going with the rads and a ...
  Topic: 2'6 (small) single guest beds
Robin S

Replies: 7
Views: 1493

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Managing your property
   Posted: Thu Sep 29, 2016 2:43 pm   Subject: 2'6 (small) single guest beds
Super, thanks Susan Smile Ideally looking for wood frame non upholstered but getting increasingly desperate so good to know there are options! Smile
  Topic: 2'6 (small) single guest beds
Robin S

Replies: 7
Views: 1493

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Managing your property
   Posted: Thu Sep 29, 2016 12:35 pm   Subject: 2'6 (small) single guest beds
So our builder is really keen not to install sliding doors at the new house meaning we're looking for small (2 foot 6) guest beds with trundles underneath.

Despite lots of time scouring the interne ...
  Topic: travel cot
Robin S

Replies: 29
Views: 5570

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Just starting out
   Posted: Mon Sep 19, 2016 7:48 pm   Subject: travel cot
We supply a travel cot but not bedding for it. Stair gate (of sorts) and high chair.
  Topic: Is your price structure the same on all sites?
Robin S

Replies: 17
Views: 2343

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Rental listing sites
   Posted: Mon Sep 19, 2016 6:58 pm   Subject: Is your price structure the same on all sites?
Re setting variable weekly seasonal pricing with ABB it's a bit painful / hidden but instructions at https://www.airbnb.co.uk/help/article/503/how-do-i-set-custom-or-seasonal-pricing

We have a + cl ...
  Topic: TA asking for my tax details
Robin S

Replies: 10
Views: 1508

PostForum: 
Rental listing sites
   Posted: Mon Sep 19, 2016 6:50 pm   Subject: TA asking for my tax details
Had the same this morning. The user journey is very broken as the first dropdown it guides you towards is VAT related which i didn't want to touch with a barge pole! If you pick the second dropdown it ...
 
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