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COVID-19 Consumer Sentiment Tracker

1st July 2020

VisitEngland has commissioned a weekly tracking survey to understand domestic intent to take short breaks and holidays both within the UK and abroad, with particular focus around the current barriers and concerns around travel and […]

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COVID Assessment for UK Tourism

1st July 2020

VisitEngland in partnership with the national tourist organisations of Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales has launched a UK-wide industry standard and consumer mark to provide a ‘ring of confidence’ for tourism as the sector works […]

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UK Glamping Bookings on the Rise

4th June 2020

Performance of the UK glamping sector continues to rise according to the latest booking data from UK glamping company, Canopy & Stars. Booking revenue for Canopy & Stars UK glamping collection continues to exceed 2019 […]

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Hospitality Trade Off Initiative

24th April 2020

Glamping entrepreneur Kerry Roy has launched a ‘Hospitality Trade Off’, offering two nights’ stay at either her UK-based Kamp Katur or Italian site Cerchio Del Desiderio Glamping Retreat. “With zero income for most of us […]

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Snowdonia Glamping “Stifled”

7th April 2020

National parks must be “more ambitious” over luxury camping for wealthy tourists, Councillor John Pughe Roberts says. A Gwynedd councillor, who sits on the Snowdonia National Park Authority (SNPA), claims its new guidelines would “stifle” […]

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Four Star Grading for Glenarm Castle

7th April 2020

Further Space at Glenarm Castle, Co. Antrim, has become the first glamping pod site to receive guest accommodation certification and a four-star grading from Tourism NI. Tourism NI quality and standards manager Samantha Corr said: […]

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£1m Glamping Development gets Funding

24th February 2020

A £1m glamping and leisure complex next to the North Yorkshire Moors railway is set to be completed in the spring, supported by funding from Reward Finance Group. The three-acre site, which is being developed […]

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Plans for new Lakeside Holiday Park

24th February 2020

A complex of timber lodges, static caravans and glamping pods is being proposed at Swannington Lakes on the edge of Coalville, Leicestershire. In total 106 twin timber lodges, 82 caravans and 20 glamping units are […]

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Lock up Your Phones

24th February 2020

In light of research that shows 83 per cent of Brits think that the country needs a digital detox, Visit Isle of Man is encouraging visitors to relinquish their smart phones in return for ‘analogue’ […]

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Stand-out Growth in UK Glamping Market

24th February 2020

The glamping market in Europe by revenue is expected to grow at over 11 per cent from 2019–2025 according to a report published by market research specialist Arizton. The UK was the stand-out growth market […]