Holiday Home Ownership Buyers Guide FAQs

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If you have any further questions, please give us a call or arrange a visit to discover what it’s like to be a Bunn Leisure holiday home owner.

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Are Bunn Leisure parks NCC approved?

Yes! You can purchase and site your holiday home at Bunn Leisure with complete peace of mind. We are members of the NCC and adhere to the strict guidelines which promote the best practices within the industry.

How long are the parks open?

The parks operate a ten month licence and are open from 1st March until between the 2nd and 7th January. Owners are very welcome to visit their caravan at any time during the closed season, but you will need to leave by 4pm.

What facilities are there within the holiday village?

FREE – The Oasis complex, gym, family leisure pools

FREE – Daily children’s fun clubs for all ages

FREE – Open air heated swimming pool

FREE – Holiday Village bus service

FREE – Tennis Courts

FREE – Multi-sports courts

FREE – Club entry

FREE – Sports Academy

FREE – Exclusive Lounge

Fun fair, crazy golf and go-karts

10 pin bowling alley

Health suite complex and gym

Launderette

Restaurants, bars and cafés

Supermarket, convenience stores and gift shops

Amusement arcade

Why should I choose Bunn Leisure?

With over 60 years experience we reinvest year-on-year for the benefit of our owners. We pride ourselves on our excellent customer service and commitment to investing in our parks. We have invested in the UK’s largest privately funded sea defence at a cost of £20m, in 2018 we completed the new head office with owners’ services office and holidays reception with an investment of £6m and we have very recently opened a brand new complex on our White Horse park with shops, bars, 10 pin bowling, multi-level soft play, multi-use indoor sports court, private lounge, heated outdoor pool with a further investment of £18m.

How much are static caravan holiday homes?

Our great value new and used starter homes are available from as little as £19,995 and we have an extensive luxury range upwards of £200,000.

Is Bunn Leisure a residential park?

No, Bunn Leisure operates on a seasonal basis with a ten month licence and is not a residential park. We are open from 1st March until between 2nd and 7th January.

What is included in the price of my holiday home purchase?

  • Siting and connections
  • 32 point safety check
  • Steps and handrails
  • Gas connection and bottles
  • TV Aerial
  • Smoke alarm and fire extinguisher
  • Fridge
  • Alarm on new 12ft wide static caravans
  • Warranty

Are there any benefits for owners?

Yes, there are a range of services that benefit all owners, we’re happy to discuss these and our future plans with you at anytime, these include;

  • FREE use of all facilities
  • 24/7 park security
  • 24 hour maintenance service
  • Dedicated owners receptions
  • 8 access passes for family and friends
  • Lifeguards on all of our swimming pools
  • Refuse and recycling points
  • Exclusive owners discounts in bars and clubs
  • Exclusive owners events
  • Comprehensive letting service and support
  • Landscaping and grounds maintenance team
  • After sales service
  • Constant investment into facilities and infrastructure development

Can we sublet our holiday home?

Yes! Several owners earn extra income during the season by letting their holiday home out to offset annual running costs.

We have a comprehensive letting service available to owners and we’re happy to discuss this in detail with you and the sort of monies other owners typically earn in a season.

How much is holiday home insurance a year?

Holiday Home insurance is dependent on the value when new, location etc. but as a guide new for old insurance starts from as little as £250 per annum.

How much is siting and connection at Bunn Leisure?

Unlike many parks, when you buy a holiday home at Bunn Leisure siting and connection on the plot of your choice is included.

How do I finance my new holiday home?

We have a range of finance options available.

What are the typical annual running costs?

Like owning your own home there are running costs these include; local authority rates and water typically around £516, electricity (subject to usage) but on average costs approx. £145, gas costs between £240 & £360 per year based on usage of 4 to 6 bottles a year at a cost of £60 per bottle, and site fees which include the use of the holiday village facilities and services but vary across the three parks, starting from as little as £4,968. Once you have decided on the holiday home and park that’s right for you, we can look at the applicable annual costs. Remember with Bunn Leisure there are no hidden additional charges and on some new purchases there are even pitches on offer with no site fees for the first year.

Subletting your holiday home is a great way to earn a little extra income and offset annual running costs of owning your own holiday home, why not talk to us and we’ll give you an illustration of potential incomes.

Can we have a personal tour of the Holiday Park and its facilities?

Yes, with so much to see, most people find that our personal park tours can be tailored to suit your availability, ensuring you get to see all the benefits that Bunn Leisure Holiday Park has to offer. And we guarantee no pressure, it’s your time to explore and ask questions about our award winning facilities and activities.

Simply call us on 01243 607776 or complete the online Personal Tour request on this page and choose a date that suits you or simply email us.

Can we choose the location of our static caravan holiday home?

Yes! With our expert advice we will help you find the perfect location, from the tranquil lanes of Green Lawns, the leisurely and warm family environment of White Horse or the vibrant family atmosphere of West Sands – three great parks, one fantastic award winning holiday village. Whichever area you choose that suits your family’s needs don’t forget all of the Bunn Leisure facilities are at your disposal.

Can I travel by public transport to Bunn Leisure Holiday Parks?

Yes! Several owners prefer to leave their cars at home and travel light using public transport straight to Bunn Leisure holiday park, then hop on the on park bus service.

Can I bring my family and friends?

Yes! The more the merrier, as long as you can accommodate them. If not don’t worry we can help with that. When purchasing a holiday home from Bunn Leisure you are entitled to 8 adult guest passes and unlimited passes for under 12’s for entry into the Holiday Parks’ facilities each season.

Are your holiday homes suitable for disabled use?

Yes, we have a range of suitable holiday homes with easy access throughout and we will be happy to discuss all the options available with you.

Do you allow dogs?

Yes! We have some of the most beautiful walks in West Sussex right on the doorstep as well as excellent dog walking facilities in each of the parks within the holiday village. We ask our visitors to keep their dogs on leads at all times.

Can I bring my boat?

Of course, you can take advantage of the boat park and launching facilities available.

Is there a warranty with my holiday home?

With the purchase of a new static holiday home or a pre-owned static holiday home at Bunn Leisure you can enjoy the peace of mind of a warranty. 

What is your complaint handling procedure?

White Horse Caravan Company Limited which trades as ‘Bunn Leisure’ is a member of the National Caravan Council (NCC). A key commitment under the NCC is that we maintain a clear and formal written complaints procedure and take effective and immediate action to try and resolve any customer complaint.