One understands by a summer cottage or holiday apartment in the general one a house / apartment, in the guest against payment for a certain period can spend her vacation. Such a house / apartment is ordinarily pursued exclusively for the temporary renting to guests, often it is also built only for this purpose.
In many holiday regions the renting follows only week by week and as a journey day often Saturday counts; this counts in particular to summer cottages in holiday layouts. To the normal rent expenses per day other additional costs can also come for final cleaning, water and electricity or bedclothes and towels. "
The holiday apartment is an independently functioning completely furnished residential unit with more and less comfort in different dimensions in those one like at home should feel.
The advantages of holiday apartments are obvious clearly. At hotels, pensions, inns, motels... one is bound certain rules and steady mealtimes. The catering must be often reserved expensive as a half board or American plan in addition, because a self-sufficiency is not wanted. In the holiday apartment one supplies himself mostly himself, has attended similar possibilities like in own household or one the catering trades which the brief holiday budget can just give, thus a quite individual creation of the vacation or stay.