Everyone wants to find that perfect family vacation rental for their trip to the beach. We can offer some ideas on what you should consider when you are ready to start your search. Once you know what you’re really looking for, it’s so much easier to recognize it when you find it.
Here are some guidelines to follow to help you find the perfect vacation rental for your family, no matter what size family you may have.
1. First, determine your price range.
Know how much you can afford to spend before you start looking for a vacation rental, then use that as a guideline.
2. List your non-negotiable needs for a vacation rental.
It’s important to determine the size of the home you need before you begin looking. Are you bringing children? Babies? Pets? You’ll need a rental with lots of amenities that appeal to them and provide the gear you’ll need for a comfortable stay.
3. Choose the right location.
We have accommodations close to the ocean and some within view of it. Do you want to be able to walk to play golf? Do you want to be set off by yourselves close to nature or would you prefer to be located oceanfront? Keep in mind the location of the home often determines the price.
4. What amenities matter most?
Our vast inventory of vacation rentals include furnished homes that are beautifully decorated, fully equipped kitchens, washer/dryers, swimming pools, tennis, free high speed Internet, and in some cases, hot tubs, Jacuzzis and more. Make sure the amenities that matter most are listed in the description for the vacation home that appeals to you.
5. What do the reviews say?
Take a look at what other people have said about their past experiences and browse through the photos. Then you’ll have a better idea of what you’re getting. If, after you’ve enjoyed your stay, be one of those guests that goes online and posts a positive review for others to read.
It’s never too early to make vacation plans no matter what time of the year you’re coming. Check out our special deals and winter rentals for some super good rates! If you have any questions, give Padre Getaways a call at 956-761-8888. We look forward to hearing from you!