Our free, modifiable model covers all the basics you need to include in your vacation rental agreement. Although it offers a good basis to start writing your own contract, we strongly recommend that you have all legal documents checked by your business lawyer before using them for your vacation rental. Caution – It is recommended, if the owner has some kind of valuables in the residence, that a deposit is required, in addition to the payment of the rent. This ensures that if personal belongings are damaged or missing in the house, the owner will at least partially be reimbursed. An essential ingredient in this contract – the maintenance of your apartment. Since some cities and states have their own rules and regulations regarding vacation apartments, it is very important to include the details of the location in your project before showing them to your lawyer. Full Agreement This agreement takes precedence over all other agreements between the parties. Each property is different – and your holiday contract should reflect that. You know your property and area best, so you need to make sure that you include everything specific to your property in a downloadable model. Whether in terms of local climate (for example. B monsoon season, snowstorms) or your property itself (not suitable for children, suitable for people in wheelchairs). A lease is useless unless you use it.