The Holiday Home Awards were instigated in 2015 and now covers Europe and Latin America as a means to showcase the diversity and quality of holiday homes available for short term rental.

The Awards are given to individual Holiday Homes that provide for a unique and high-quality holiday experience for the average holiday guest. The Holiday Home must be freely available for rent for a significant period of the year.

Rules

Categories and criteria

Categories:

Best Accessible Holiday Home
The Holiday Home provides high quality facilities and opportunities for persons with disabilities
Best Family Friendly Holiday Home
The Holiday Home and the surroundings provide high quality facilities and opportunities especially suited for families with children
Best Green Energy Holiday Home
The Holiday Home is sustainable in terms of a low impact on the environment
Best Health and Wellness Holiday Home
The Holiday Home provide high quality facilities and opportunities for health and wellness
Best Holiday Home at the Beach
The Holiday Home is located on the coast, near the waterfront, and provide an opportunity to enjoy the seaside, the water, beach life etc.
Best Holiday Home in Capital City
The Holiday Home is located in a regional or national capital. It should enable the visitor to enjoy city life and the special ambience and characteristics of the city where it is located.
Best Pet Holiday Home
The Holiday Home provides high quality facilities and opportunities for families with pets
Best Luxury Holiday Home
The ultimate in luxury. Kindly sponsored by THIRDHOME.com
Best Technological Holiday Home
Making the maximum use of technology to improve your guest's experience.
Best Holiday Home at the Country
Get away from the crowds and enjoy the rural areas.

General criteria