Mrs T, London

12:08 12/08/2015

I had a timeshare with an Azure resort – Island Residence Club – which I'd purchased in 2010. I was unhappy with it and soon regretted my decision to sign the contract. I thought I was going to be stuck with it for the rest of my life and knew I

Terminating a maintenance contract

08:08 12/08/2015

Timeshare Help has had a huge rate of success in terminating the maintenance contracts of timeshare owners across the UK. We have a team of specialist lawyers who will offer you a fantastic chance of terminating your maintenance contract and releasing you from the obligation of having to pay this annual

Attending a timeshare sales pitch

15:08 11/08/2015

With people losing interest in timeshare, the industry has found itself having to rely on more aggressive sales pitches to convince potential consumers to buy into it. If you know you are going to be attending a timeshare or holiday club sales pitch, Timeshare Help has put some tips together for

Mr and Mrs G, Staffordshire

11:08 11/08/2015

In 2013 we were approached by sales reps from Global Resort Experiences. They convinced us that buying a timeshare was a good idea because we would end up saving money. They told us that their offer was available to us that day only and we wouldn't be able to benefit

EU issues reminder of timeshare protection

08:08 11/08/2015

The EU has been publicising its Directive on timeshares as millions of European citizens go abroad on holiday. It has published a reminder of its policy on timeshares, assuring consumers that they “enjoy significant protection” regarding timeshare contracts, which it says can “often bear considerable financial risks”. The Union has reinforced that

Why is timeshare so expensive?

07:08 11/08/2015

Buying a timeshare is a costly business. You will doubtless be spending well into the thousands for one or two weeks – which are often not even guaranteed – in the same place for the next 20 or 50 years or even the rest of your life. The cost of this

Mrs W, Hereford

13:08 10/08/2015

My husband and I were sold a Diamond Resorts timeshare but after some time we realised we couldn't keep up the payments on our maintenance contract. We wanted to be released from our timeshare but Diamond would not let this happen. We decided we wanted to stop paying our maintenance fees

Supreme Court timeshare ruling

12:08 10/08/2015

There is a lot of discussion currently taking place in the timeshare world about a ruling made by Spain's Supreme Court. The Court has ruled that timeshare club Anfi mis-sold a timeshare to a Norwegian couple by taking a deposit immediately upon signing a contract. According to Spanish law, a cooling

Cancel your timeshare purchase

15:08 05/08/2015

Finding a way to cancel a timeshare purchase may seem impossible but there might be a way to accomplish this, even after the 14-day cooling off period. During this period, consumers are able to cancel their timeshare purchase without having to pay any penalty. Although it may be difficult to get

Mrs H, Buckinghamshire

11:08 05/08/2015

My timeshare was with Azure Resorts Malta. I was promised all sorts of things which never happened and I realised that the timeshare was a bad idea. I was stuck in a contract which was going to keep me paying maintenance fees forever for something I couldn't even use. I was