Summer 2017: The most popular holiday home regions

There is a high demand for rental homes in the peak season of 2017. Photo: Campaya.dk.

Where is the greatest demand for holiday rentals in Denmark? The answer is right here. 


Grilled sausages, grass between the toes and cozy atmosphere in the cottage - just a few things among many others that really characterise summer in Denmark. But where do people spend their holiday exactly? In this article we describe which regions of Denmark have the highest demand for summer cottages.


Our calculation is based on the total number of cottages in our search engine, measured before week 29. The percentages next the municipalities' names indicate the portion of unavailable/already booked rental homes in the area.  The survey is limited to municipalities with a minimum of 100 cottages. 

Let's have a quick look at the numbers first!

1. Fanø - 98,85 %

2. Hedensted - 98,746 %

3. Gribskov - 98,740 %

4. Syddjurs -  98,46 %

5. Halsnæs - 98,19 %

6. Aabenraa - 98,00 %

7. Odsherred - 97,98 %

8. Bornholm - 97,75 %

9. Kalundborg - 97,63 %

10. Læsø - 97,58 %

11. Frederikssund - 97,39 %

12. Ringkøbing-Skjern - 97,36 %

13. Frederikshavn - 97,20 %

14. Hjørring - 97,03 %

15. Haderslev - 96,97 %

16. Sønderborg - 96,89 %

17. Nordfyns - 96,53 %

18. Norddjurs - 96,34 %

19. Varde - 96,25 %

20. Vordingborg - 96,23 %

21. Guldborgsund - 96,19 %

22. Holstebro - 95,58 %

23. Middelfart - 95,53 %

24. Kolding - 95,37 %

25. Mariagerfjord - 94,06 %

26. Langeland - 93,99 %

27. Kerteminde - 93,54 %

28. Faaborg-Midtfyn - 93,30 %

29. Thisted - 92,99 %

30. Vesthimmerland - 92,54 %

31. Aalborg - 92,34 %

32. Struer - 92,30 %

33. Tønder - 92,12 %

34. Lolland - 91,54 %

35. Jammerbugt - 91,15 %

36. Silkeborg - 90,54 %

37. Vejle - 89,11 % 

38. Skive - 88,50 %

39. Lemvig - 87,29 %

In the peak season, coasts are highly sought as tourist destinations. 

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