The Red Kite Tree Tent, Powys
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Tree Top Glamping

14th September 2016

Duncan Moore sets out to discover why treehouses are many glampers’ dream, and how much you can stand to make by investing in one. As the trend for all things retro continues, more and more […]

Solar Panels
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Green Glamping

21st July 2016

A green guide for glampsites from Green Tourism, the world’s largest sustainable tourism certification programme. A growing number of UK holidaymakers consider supporting sustainable tourism when choosing a holiday destination. According to the latest report […]

Canvas and Clover Logo
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Look and Feel

21st July 2016

Graphic designer and entrepreneur Helen Holmes discusses how look and feel can put your business ahead of its competitors and ensure success. When you’re setting up a new business, whether it’s a small investment as […]

North Shire house
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Fantasy Accommodation

21st July 2016

While fantasy-style accommodation may be increasingly popular with guests, owners need to be cautious when marketing their offerings, writes Tally Wade. Fantasy-style living has undergone a surge in popularity since Hollywood recreated JRR Tolkien’s novels […]

Handa Island Nature Reserve, NW Scotland
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Call of Nature

30th May 2016

For sites with no mains water or sewer connection, ‘dry’ toilets offer a pleasant, reliable alternative to conventional toilets, writes Andrew Warren. For any outdoor venue premises, one of the first considerations is sanitation. Without […]

Longlands Brochure
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Marketing Toolkit

30th May 2016

Entrepreneur Bella Given shares her marketing know-how which helped develop Longlands, a glamping business with an annual turnover of £200,000 and 95% occupancy in its first year. Not simply important to the success of your […]

Farm Business Innovation Show
Glamping Growth
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Glamping Growth

30th May 2016

What is it about the portmanteau ‘glamping’ that’s making us lose interest in our usual holidays abroad and seek out staycations in highly original and sometimes peculiar structures instead? Sarah Riley offers some answers. It […]

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Under Canvas

29th April 2016

A breakdown of canvas glamping options with Tim Rees of Quality Unearthed, an agency specialising in quirky holiday accommodation. Glamping is a somewhat curious term derived from ‘glamorous’ and ‘camping’ and doesn’t really do justice […]

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Stamp of Quality

29th April 2016

The new Glamping Scheme from Visit England is the first independent accreditation of glamping industry standards in the UK. As England’s national tourist board, VisitEngland provides accreditation for over 25,000 businesses, including 24,000 accommodation providers, in the […]

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Your Planning Plan

29th April 2016

Richard Goodwin, rural surveyor for the Country Land and Business Association’s (CLA) Midlands region, discusses planning for those seeking to enter the exciting, and potentially rewarding, world of glamping. Far from the holiday experience of […]