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Happy New Year from Blue Chip Holidays!

Jan 01

Posted by kelly in Luxury HolidaysEventsCompany NewsChristmas

Blue Chip Holidays would like to wish all of our customers and readers a very happy 2011!

Happy New Year! Thank you again for all your support during what turned out to be a hugely successful 2010 for Blue Chip, and we look forward to seeing and hearing from you all throughout the year.

We hope to expand even further throughout 2011, and our property portfolio will include new luxury holiday cottages in some exciting new locations, so keep an eye on our blog for all the latest news!

Merry Christmas from Blue Chip Holidays!

Dec 25

Posted by kelly in Company NewsChristmas

Happy Christmas from everybody at Blue Chip Holidays!

We thank you for your support throughout the year and hope to see you during 2011.


Blue Chip Holiday's Expansion Continues with New Employees

Oct 26

Posted by kelly in Company News

The impressive expansion of Blue Chip Holidays has continued further this week, as the Exeter office of the company welcomed four new employees!

The new recruits include two new additions to the Development Team and two to the Offline Marketing Team. Tim Greenwood and Dave Ashenden have joined the team of developers in Exeter, and Rossi Mireshan and Katy de Looze have joined the Offline Marketing Team - also in the Exeter office.

Blue Chip Holidays looks forward to moving forward with the new starters on board, and the future continues to look bright for the luxury self-catering holidays provider! 

Blue Chip Donations Boost Newsroom’s Got Talent Total!

Oct 18

Posted by kelly in EventsCompany News

This year’s Newsroom’s Got Talent contest and auction raised £60,000 – and Blue Chip Holidays is proud to have helped with two donations!

The event’s total doubled last year’s and was thanks to auction donations such as Blue Chip’s, a live talent contest by famous news teams from around the country and a performance from Chesney Hawkes.

Blue Chip Holidays donated two lots to the charity auction in aid of Leonard Chesire Disability, Helen & Douglas House Hospice and SANE.

Bidders fought it out for a half-day charter on Blue Chip’s motor yacht, Triple Seven worth £2000 and one weeks’ self-catering holiday at The Ruby lodge in Devon.

Follow Blue Chip Holidays on Facebook for Free Frisbees!

Oct 13

Posted by kelly in websiteSpecial OffersCompany News

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Listen up all followers, because as part of its new re-brand, Blue Chip Vacations has become Blue Chip Holidays!

This not only means a new-look website, but also a brand new Facebook page under new name Blue Chip Holidays.

From Vacations to Holidays, Blue Chip’s Name Change

Oct 07

Posted by kelly in websiteSpecial OffersOctober Half TermCompany News

If you’re thinking that our website looks different it’s because we’ve changed our name to Blue Chip Holidays as part of an exciting rebrand!

Blue Chip Vacations made the change to Blue Chip Holidays this week after months of deliberation and preparation. The company will continue to provide luxury holiday cottages and accommodation throughout the UK’s most beautiful counties, including Devon, Cornwall, Somerset, Wales, Dorset and the Isle of Wight.

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New Blue Chip Holidays Website Coming Soon!

Aug 03

Posted by kelly in websiteCompany Newsblue chip vacations

Blue Chip Holidays will launch its brand new website this week, with a stylish new design and easy-to-use search tools to help visitors choose their perfect luxury self-catering holiday.

The new-look site includes an updated booking and payment system to make arranging your holiday quick and simple. Why not search our properties and take advantage of the sleek new property listings format?

Of course all of your favourite features will remain on the new website, so finding your way around the new version will be easier than ever. Watch this space to see the impressive new site as soon as it arrives!

Light Up Your Summer with Plymouth Firework Championships!

Jul 21

Posted by kelly in PlymouthLate DealsFamily holidaysEventsDevonCompany Newsblue chip vacations

Plymouth’s skies will be ablaze on 10th and 11th August as the city hosts the Plymouth Firework Championships from Plymouth Hoe.

Six of the UK’s finest firework companies will set the sky alight as they compete to win the championships, creating a spectacular event for those on Plymouth holidays on 10th and 11th August this year.

The displays will start around 9.30pm each evening, and there will be entertainment – including a fairground – on Plymouth Hoe.  

June Writing Competition Winner Announced

Jul 19

Posted by kelly in TorquayPaigntonFamily holidaysDevonCompetitionsCompany News

Congratulations to Stephanie Sawyer

The winner of June’s writing competition is Stephanie Sawyer from Oxford who stayed at High Gables and booked a trip on the Round Robin tour to Paignton, Dartmouth and Totnes. 

Stephanie has snapped up a prize of a £50 Marks & Spencer voucher, as well as the chance to win a break in one of Blue Chip Holiday's most luxurious holiday properties. 

Enjoy Torbay Regatta with a Torquay Holiday Cottage

Jul 14

Posted by kelly in UK HolidaysTorquaysailingPaigntonFamily holidaysEventsDevonCompany NewsBrixhamblue chip vacationsAttractions

Torbay, on the English Riviera, will see its sheltered waters come alive with activity for the Torbay Sailing Regatta in August. The annual Torbay Sailing Week will take place between Friday 20th and Wednesday 25th August.

The fun-filled regatta will include many events and activities throughout Torbay - in Torquay, Paignton and Brixham – so those on well-timed Torbay holidays will be treated to various displays and spectacles!

Torbay’s excellent conditions for sailing make it the perfect location for the annual regatta, and those who prefer to enjoy the festivities from dry land will have plenty of opportunity to watch the thrilling races from various locations throughout the Bay.