10 reasons to buy a static caravan with Haven
The market for static caravans is bigger than ever. Across the UK, leisure-loving people and their loved ones are scouring the market for a real place they can call a second home. Buying a caravan of your own is a huge decision, but the benefits are of owning one are awesome.
Although a large investment, buying a static caravan with Haven offers incredible value and a peaceful place you can return to time after time. The back-and-forth process of booking a holiday is made largely irrelevant. Everything is already there for you on arrival, with all the facilities accessible and within easy reach. If you’re thinking about joining our community of caravan owners, read on to find out why purchasing a static caravan with Haven is one of the soundest investments you’ll ever make for you and your loved ones.
1. Buying from a trusted big name
Haven is one of the largest and most experienced players in what has become an increasingly crowded market. We’re proud to say we’re one of the biggest names in the business, using every slice of our experience to provide prospective owners with the smoothest route to purchasing their first static caravan.
We’ve been in this market for decades, and our success has helped it grow massively and give our prospective buyers a continuously improving route to a holiday home of their own.
2. Loads of locations to choose from
It doesn’t matter where you’re based in the country, there’s a Haven park that fits your needs. Whether you’re looking to travel for short, infrequent breaks or spend multiple weeks on park at a time, our range of coastal locations are unrivalled offering you and your loved a real escape from the hustle and bustle.
From the rural shores of northern Northumberland, to the much talked about Cornish coast and the hidden gems of Lincolnshire, our parks are conveniently located so you’ll enjoy a reasonable journey to and from them every time. Who needs airports and aeroplanes when you have a holiday home of your own in a convenient and cool place?
3. A place you can return to time after time
We’ve all been there with holidays. You identify where you want to go, gather the loved ones together and then find a whole heap of admin to make the fantasy a reality. Ownership with Haven gives you a place of your own that you can return to as little or as much as you please. It takes the enjoyment a step beyond that of a break, to a level where it really does become a lovely aspect of your lifestyle with the choice of bringing the loves ones along whenever you want.
Having a place you can return to is also much, much more cost effective even if the initial figures can look a little scary. Just as importantly, investing in a static caravan of your own is also an investment in your mental health and wellbeing.
4. Our community feel
Becoming an owner with Haven goes way beyond owning something material. By basing your second home at one of our parks, you’re joining a community of like-minded people who are looking to make memories that last a lifetime. You’re proving your younger ones with a safe space to enjoy the environment around them and make friends. You’re giving the adults a place to get away to and enjoy with others.
Of course, our professional team will cater to your every need every step of the way so you can focus on socialising as little or as much as you want.
5. Models from the best manufacturers
Our unrivalled level of experience has given us the know-how and expertise to partner with the very best static caravan manufacturers in the business. We work closely with some of the leading names in the industry to bring you the very best selection of static caravans and luxury lodges to choose from.
Swift is Europe’s number one brand of leisure vehicles. ABI have handcrafted UK holiday homes for over 40 years. Atlas offers homely touches with the greatest level of craftmanship. Willerby is the largest manufacturer of UK holiday homes for affordability at its heart.
6. Unrivalled choice of models to suit your needs
The number of options put before you when searching for a static caravan can be somewhat overwhelming. At Haven, we’ve categorised these models into a simple structure, so it makes it easier than ever to find a model that suits yours and the family’s needs. We’ve separated our static caravans into three groups.
Our comfortable Bronze Range combines great value with extras that you might not expect at such an affordable price. Our luxury Silver range is stylishly designed throughout and filled with wonderful, homely touches. The indulgent Gold range is the caravan cream of the crop, and there are luxury lodges to look at too.
7. A dedicated team to make you feel at home
When you buy a static caravan with Haven, you’re purchasing a property that’s placed in an amazing environment to spend time in. Our friendly team are on hand to look after you, not just during the buying process but throughout your time on park and beyond.
The area around your van is upheld to the highest standards and the facilities you can access are run by a team of dedicated professionals. You’ll receive a world-class welcome every time, whether you’re someone that dives into activities, or you just fancy a retreat by the coast.
8. Exclusive owners-only benefits
The benefits to being an owner extend well beyond that of holidaymakers. You’re free to use all the facilities and access the entertainment and activities of your choice, but we go one step beyond and offer our homeowners extra benefits to sweeten the deal on our parks.
You’ll get 50% off payable activities throughout the season, and our Owners Card gives you 15% off in all our shops, bars and restaurants. There are also park-specific owners-only events throughout the season, ideal for a social or two and a brilliant way to make friends with your fellow parkgoers.
9. We’re dog friendly
At Haven, we’re keen believers that the furry members of the family shouldn’t miss out on the fun. We’ve got a whole host of dog-friendly parks with features that any canine will love.
There’s ample space to stretch the legs and enjoy the breath of fresh air, with a whole host of beaches just steps from our owner’s vans. Your best friend will be able to cuddle up and enjoy the interior of the static caravan just as much as the humans in the party.
10. Our 30-day money back guarantee
We realise just how much of an investment buying a static caravan is, so to help your journey to ownership run smoothly and to help you make the most informed decision, we’ve got a 30-day money-back guarantee that means you can rest easy.
It’s reassurance that should anything unforeseen come up, we’ll refund you in full and you’ll be able to walk away with every single penny you planned to invest.
30-day Money Back Guarantee - Terms and Conditions: This is available to all new customers purchasing a new or used holiday home. It’s not available to existing owners or those wishing to part exchange their holiday home. If a new owner decides that the Haven lifestyle is not what they expected, they have 30 days from the date of holiday home handover (as stated on the holiday home handover form) in which to request cancellation of the sale. Activating this Guarantee shall mean that the new owner cannot purchase another holiday home at any Haven Park within 12-months of the cancellation date.
Cancellation requests must be made in writing (in person, by post or e-mail) to the General Manager of their park. Requests received after the 30-day period will not be accepted. If delivered in person or via e-mail, the date of cancellation will be the date the request is received by the General Manager or their representative if they’re out of office. If the request is posted, it must be addressed to the General Manager, sent via the Royal Mail special delivery guaranteed postal service and owners must retain proof of postage. The cancellation date will be the first working day following date of posting and the request must be received within the 30-day cancellation period.
Bourne Leisure (t/a Haven) accepts no liability for any losses incurred by the holiday home owner where the relevant park General Manager fails to receive the written request for cancellation. The owner will be advised when the holiday home keys must be returned to the General Manager. The holiday home must be handed back in the same condition it was purchased. All add-ons, accessories & additional extras supplied at the time of purchase must remain with the holiday home.
The owner will be refunded all monies paid to the park less costs incurred for siting and connection. We reserve the right to deduct further sums from the refund payment where damage or breakages have been caused to the holiday home or park. New owners that have a finance agreement with one of our panel of lenders, are responsible for cancelling this with them. We shall not withhold any confirmation requested by our lenders where the owner has complied with the terms of this 30-day Lifestyle Money Back Guarantee.
These terms do not affect your statutory rights. For more information, please contact the local authority, Trading Standards or Citizens Advice Bureau.
Let2offset - make no site fee payments until 2031
Let2offset is a contractual lettings product that offers eligible owners a guaranteed letting income at a preferential rate (calculated each year) in exchange for a stipulated number of letting breaks. It also allows eligible owners to pay their site fees and receive their letting income in 12 equal monthly instalments; the monthly site fee amount charged by Haven will be after deduction of the letting income.
‘Make no site fee payments when using Let2offset until 2031’ is available at 33 Haven parks excluding Burnham, Cardigan View, Far Grange, Garreg Wen, Lydstep Beach, Riviere Sands and Seaview. The letting income received will vary by make, model and location. The monthly site fee payment does not include running costs e.g. utilities, rates & insurance.
“Make no site fee payments when using Let2offset until 2031” is applicable to new and existing customer purchases of new Atlas Chorus 3 Bed or equivalent or superior grade holiday home purchases made through Haven where customers have also signed up to Haven’s Let2offset contract. It is not applicable to private sales and cannot be used in conjunction with our free Site Fee promotion. It is available across 40% of eligible Parks and applies when letting a new Atlas Chorus 3 Bed holiday home (or equivalent or superior grade for 15 weeks.
An example of how “Make no site fee payments when using Let2offset until 2031” operates under Let2offset is the purchase of an Atlas Chorus 3 Bed holiday home at Primrose Valley with a monthly site fee of £585.00 (includes purchasing discount of £45) and monthly letting income of £803.67. The monthly difference equates to £218.67, which will be credited to the owner's account. Both letting income and site fees are subject to yearly pricing reviews and the monthly site fee costs and letting income shown in the example are based on 2024 figures.
Modelled assumptions on expected annual site fee and letting income charges over the 7-year lettable life of the Atlas Chorus 3 Bed indicate that under Let2offset it is anticipated that these customers will continue to receive a monthly credit during this period, however, this is not guaranteed. The modelled assumptions are based on the historical performance of Haven over the past 5 years of trading.
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Park cannot be used as a permanent residence. Haven Leisure Ltd is registered in England (No. 01968698) and is a FCA appointed representative of Bourne Leisure Limited (t/a Haven). Bourne Leisure Ltd is registered in England (No. 04011660) and is authorised and regulated by the FCA (Financial Services Register No. 312847) as a credit broker and insurance distributor. Registered office: One Park Lane, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP2 4YL. We may receive commission from the finance provider if you enter into an agreement with them.