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H&S Basics for your Glampsite

With limited legislation within the glamping industry, it’s only a matter of time before we start to see the implementation of more official rules and regulations. Ultimately, running a glamping site falls under the hospitality […]

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From Build to Bookings

Essential tips from Quality Unearthed’s Geno Cleal on letting your brand new glamping structure. So, you’ve set up your glampsite – the location is set, structure type chosen, and you’ve pained through the trials and […]

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Instagram 101

Sarah Orchard shares her top 10 tips for using Instagram to market your outdoor business. Facebook’s little brother is growing up and now boasts 1 billion users globally (as of June 2018). The popularity of […]

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Imagine my Disappointment…

Marketing expert Sarah Orchard explains the real cost of a negative online review. It’s been estimated that a negative customer review on YouTube, Twitter or Facebook can cost a company about 30 customers. It’s a […]

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The End Game

Having a clear exit strategy for your glamping business is an important consideration and should inform your day to day operation, writes Richard Arme So you have your glamping site in mind, maybe you already […]

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Interiors Advice

Interior designer Nikkita Palmer explains the impact of personal, immersive and ‘nature’ themed celebrations on the choice of style and décor for weddings in 2018 With the launch of our wedding and event prop hire […]

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Got What It Takes?

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 […]

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Wild Camping

Open Air Business explores the concept of wild camping and how pre-pitched accommodation can cater for this market Wild camping is a most romantic notion that brings to mind the discovery of an uncultivated and […]

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Understanding Planning

Marie Stacey guides us through the definitions of development, permitted development rights and change of use, and advises on applying for planning permission Diversification can take many different forms, but do you need planning permission […]

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Asset Financing

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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Woodland Assets

From glamping to drone racing, with crops and truffles in between, trees can offer a plethora of business benefits, says John Tucker. An interesting article popped into my inbox recently informing me that the first […]

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Green Glamping

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 […]