Wooden pod in the forest
Glamping: Know How

Pods and Huts Advice

24th April 2017

Suppliers explain why pods and huts are a great choice for glampsite accommodation Cath Caesar, founder Plain Huts 07903 313922 www.plainhuts.co.uk How can shepherd’s hut accommodation benefit a glampsite? The shepherd’s hut is not only […]

Armadilla Glamping Pod
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Armadilla

22nd April 2017

A British made luxury pod, with an ingenious design that elicits more than a good ROI! Nestling in beautiful countryside south of Edinburgh is a rural business manufacturing a pod called the Armadilla. Seven years […]

Luxury glamping bedroom
Glamping: Know How

All Out Luxury

22nd April 2017

Kate Morel explores the alluring landscape of high-end, luxury glamping. It’s a worldwide, growing and profitable sector of the industry, so pack your Panamas and parasols because we’ll be stopping off at a couple of […]

Lighting in tent
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Power to the People!

21st April 2017

To avoid leaving your clients in the dark, Open Air Business takes a look at off-grid power provision By their very nature, the ideal locations for glamping accommodation are often off the beaten track and […]

Shepherd hut entrance
Glamping: Case Studies

Tor View Shepherds Huts

21st April 2017

This two-unit site pays homage to a family connection to shepherding As the owner of the first glampsite in the country to be awarded VisitEngland’s Gold Award, Philip Russell knows a thing or two about […]

Inn Style
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Promotion and Bookings Advice

30th March 2017

Suppliers share their thoughts on how best to attract and convert potential customers into bookings. Keri Remes, director Glamping Fields 0121 6162355 www.glampingfields.co.uk What advice could you offer a glampsite owner on promotion and managing […]

Farm Business Innovation Show
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Got What It Takes?

30th March 2017

Nicole Laframboise considers the skills necessary to run a successful glampsite. 3pm – your check-in arrives, they are excited to be here and looking forward to putting their feet up. You go over the liability […]

Picnic
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Ancillary Income

30th March 2017

Glamping guru Kate Morel offers some creative ways for sites to boost their revenue This month, Tally has asked me to share some ways in which we can optimise a glampsite’s profitability through ancillary revenues. […]

Gypsy Wagon
Glamping: Case Studies

Acorn Glade

30th March 2017

With a mantra of ‘Retreat, Relax and Reconnect’, Acorn Glade offers a luxury, adult’s-only escape Open Air Business talks to husband and wife team Richard and Julie Arme about their new life managing an award-winning […]

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Landscaping for Glampsites

12th February 2017

Advice on the use of landscaping to maximise the utility and ambience of your glampsite Edward Busby, glamping consultant Crown and Canopy 07837 162 452 / www.crownandcanopy.co.uk Describe the importance of landscape design for glampsites […]