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Wyndham Vacation Rentals

October 12, 2012 09:42 ET

Wyndham Vacation Rentals® Expands Portfolio in Europe

World's Largest Professionally Managed Vacation Rentals Company Adds 600-Unit Luxury Holiday Resort in the Drenthe Province of Netherlands

PARSIPPANY, NJ--(Marketwire - Oct 12, 2012) - Wyndham Vacation Rentals, the world's largest professionally managed vacation rentals business, and part of the Wyndham Worldwide family of brands (NYSE: WYN), announced today that its Netherlands-based Landal GreenParks® brand has acquired the leasing and management operations of the holiday resort, Hof van Saksen. Wyndham Vacation Rentals offers more than 95,000 properties in over 500 unique destinations, including approximately 88,000 units in Europe.

Opened in 2007, Hof van Saksen offers approximately 600 luxury, farmhouse-inspired resort units situated in the untouched landscape of Drenthe province. The newly-renovated resort boasts the simple sophistication of famous Dutch design studio, Piet Boon® in its main building. The on-site facilities, including several restaurants, a swimming pool with flume and a spa with wellness center, provide a relaxing holiday experience.

"With its beautiful architecture and first-class facilities, Hof van Saksen is a strong addition to our growing portfolio of professionally managed vacation rental properties," said Geoff Ballotti, president and CEO, Wyndham Exchange & Rentals. "Landal's vast experience with managing holiday parks in Europe that attract nearly 2.1 million visitors every year will help make this property a great success in the destination for years to come."

Wyndham Vacation Rentals is the world's largest professionally managed vacation rentals business, offering European holiday experiences through recognized brands such as Landal GreenParks®, Hoseasons and James Villa Holidays. Its breadth and variety of accommodation types is unique, ranging from cottages, villas and castles to houseboats, caravans and tents, all with a self-catering element and professionally managed level of service consistent with the Wyndham experience.

The Hof van Saksen resort reopens today, October 12. Landal is accepting bookings through For more information about Wyndham Vacation Rentals in Europe, as well as the U.S., visit

About Wyndham Vacation Rentals

Wyndham Vacation Rentals, the world's largest professionally managed vacation rentals business, is part of Wyndham Exchange & Rentals and the Wyndham Worldwide family of brands (NYSE: WYN). Backed by one of the world's largest hospitality companies, Wyndham Vacation Rentals provides access to more than 95,000 vacation rental properties in over 500 unique destinations worldwide. Specializing in the managed vacation rental segment, Wyndham works closely with property owners to ensure all rentals meet its standards for customer service, quality and comfort. With a diverse and celebrated collection of more than 25 rental brands including Canvas Holidays, Hoseasons, James Villa Holidays, Landal GreenParks®, Novasol®, ResortQuest® by Wyndham Vacation Rentals® and The Resort Company by Wyndham Vacation Rentals, Wyndham Vacation Rentals delivers distinct vacation experiences, ranging from beachfront condos, private homes, villas, castles and houseboats, with many properties offering kitchens, washers and dryers, maid service, spa and fitness centers, and golf courses. For additional information visit our media center or Wyndham Vacation Rentals also can be found on Facebook.

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