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About us

Holiday Cottage Handbook is a new platform dedicated to the thriving short-term rental industry.


We are a community for everyone with a vested interest in the sector, including:


  • Investors 

  • Property managers

  • Listing platforms / online travel agencies (OTAs) 

  • Lenders 

  • Conveyancers 

  • Mortgage brokers

  • Estate agents 

  • Tech tools

  • Legislators 

  • Media 

  • And the many other businesses that support the sector

Our free resources help investors, hosts, and property managers:

Additionally, HCH Financial Services provides access to the best holiday let mortgages on the market. Call 0333 1234 536 or email to speak to our award-winning brokers. Click here to listen to the HCH Mortgage Podcast.


Holiday Cottage Handbook was launched in 2023 by James Varley – an experienced property investor and media executive. James has worked across the media industry and spent the last ten years leading corporate communications for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 organising committee. He is also the founder and managing director of Varley Media.

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