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ADVICE ON HOLIDAY LETTING CONTRACTS

 

The question is: Can I rent my apartment for weekly holiday lets in the Canaries? 

Weekly rental via advertising (internet, press, estate and travel agencies, etc) is considered as a commercial rental or use other than residential, and this activity falls within the exclusive jurisdiction of the Canarian Government, for which reason it is regulated by regional legislation.

Before privately offering an apartment as touristic accommodation you must be aware that Canarian law imposes heavy financial penalties for this type of tourism operation when it is carried out illegally.  Read More