Dimpsey Glamping
Glamping: Case Studies

Dimpsey Glamping

12th February 2017

A single unit glamping operation with the emphasis firmly on heritage and luxury Situated on an historic farm in Somerset’s Blackdown Hills, the Dimpsey shepherd’s hut offers year-round accommodation with a handmade feel. Open Air […]

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Glamping

Asset Financing

14th January 2017

All you need to know about funding luxury leisure assets, such as accommodation units and hot tubs, using asset finance What is asset financing? Asset financing refers to the use of a company’s balance sheet […]

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Glamping

On Safari

14th January 2017

If you are hoping to achieve that Out of Africa feel for your guests, safari tents can provide the perfect choice of glamping accommodation. Open Air Business investigates some of the options Safari tents can […]

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Glamping

Site Security

14th January 2017

Kate Morel offers her advice on glampsite security and how to get the balance right Growing up on a Shropshire smallholding I clearly remember my parents’ rather blasé approach to security – they left keys […]

Camp Katur
Glamping: Case Studies

Camp Katur

14th January 2017

Camp Katur is nestled among woodland and meadows within the 250 acre Camphill Estate in North Yorkshire Open Air Business talks to Kerry Roy who welcomed her first guests to Camp Katur in April 2013. […]

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Glamping: Know How

Hot Tubs

29th November 2016

Duncan Moore looks at why hot tubs are the next ‘must have’ for glampsites, and how to choose and maintain them As glampsite users become more spoilt owing to the availability of glampsites on offer, […]

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Cooking Outdoors
Glamping: Know How

Alfresco Cooking

29th November 2016

Guests after quirky but comfortable accommodation need something with similar qualities to prepare their alfresco meals. Duncan Moore investigates If someone has chosen glamping over traditional camping, it is highly unlikely that they will be […]

Glamping: Know How

The Time is Now

29th November 2016

Evidence shows that right now could be the best time to start a glamping business, says Sarah Riley Tourists wanting to vacation closer to home rather than booking a holiday overseas have delivered a boost […]

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Glamping: Case Studies

The Little Hide

29th November 2016

An ‘adults only’ city glamping operation just outside York with bespoke pods and grand plans for next season After being inspired on holiday by three pods that were used as extra rooms at a B&B, […]

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Glamping: Know How

Standing out from the Crowd

14th September 2016

Kate Morel has visited hundreds of glampsites in her role with agency Quality Unearthed. Here she shares her thoughts on how to make your site the best it can be. Glamping… I love it. I […]