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Glamping: Know How

Holiday Hot Tub Guide

26th January 2018

The British and Irish Spa and Hot Tub Association (BISHTA) gives advice on the ‘business use’ of domestic hot tubs Hot tubs have been increasing in popularity as additions to glampsites in recent years, as […]

Glamping: Know How

Accreditation

26th January 2018

Getting accredited without losing your unique edge; Stephanie Currie explains Quality in Tourism’s new Unique Accommodation Assessment For most of you, the yurts and tipis will be dissembled and packed away in a local farmer’s […]

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Glamping Trends

25th January 2018

Dan Yates, founder of Pitchup.com, talks about the outdoor accommodation industry, and trends and issues it faces in 2018 One thing for sure is that the outdoor holiday accommodation sector is buoyant. It continues to […]

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Brook House Woods

24th January 2018

It’s all about wood at this Herefordshire glampsite that offers sustainably sourced structures overlooking the Malvern Hills A serendipitous encounter made dreams come true for actors Penny Tasker and Will St Clair. Offering timber structures […]

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Creating a Look

5th January 2018

Small spaces guru Nikkita Palmer gets ‘on trend’ with glamping interior design Trends can be a funny thing. While we lust over coffee table books, magazines and interior Instagram feeds, there’s always that roll of […]

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Glamping Code of Conduct

5th January 2018

In light of a recent headline-worthy glamping fire, Rob Farrow explains why it is time the industry undertakes to regulate itself Glamping has seen a meteoric rise in both desirability and awareness over the last […]

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Contemporary Glamping

5th January 2018

Kate Morel guides us through contemporary design in glamping and how to work it in the wildest of environments If you are in the accommodation business, even if it’s not glamping, I hope this piece inspires […]

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Canvas and Clover

5th January 2018

A site comprising 10 safari tents, with a Gold Award for Green Tourism Husband and wife team Richard and Wendy Field have diversified from dairy farming into glamping, and hold proud their commitment to sustainability. […]

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Realising the Vision

27th September 2017

Edward Busby shares his approach to creating a glampsite from the bare earth up When in the early fledgling stage of setting up a glamping site on your land it is a good idea to […]

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Problem Handling

26th September 2017

Kate Morel guides us through the tricky area of pre-empting and handling complaints and problem guests Sun-flared photo’s of kids holding fluffy chickens, friends laughing around a twilight campfire, a cosy couple chinking glasses on […]