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EXQUISITE BESPOKE COMMERCIAL HUTS
The Pod Bods
01924 677 002
The Pod Bods have years of experience in fulfilling clients’ unique requirements, both in the domestic and hospitality sectors.
The design team ensures the most creative and commercially viable solutions and comprises metal workers, craftsmen and interior designers that come together to deliver unique builds to individual specifications.
The team’s expertise extends to all matters around local authority compliance, giving peace of mind and helping customers enjoy their build.
The range includes the Guest Hut, the luxurious Chalet Hut, outdoor kitchens, workspaces and the popular Hospitality Huts, ideal for pubs and venues for food and drink as we come out of lockdown. Commercially adapted to suit any operation, these small to medium sized huts can be adapted to accommodate a retail bar as well as a fully equipped professional kitchen. Ideal for additional garden point of sale, these huts can free up busy internal trade areas and maximise sales direct to customers outdoors.
CHARLOTTE WINSHIP CONSULTING
Charlotte Winship has over 20 years’ experience transforming good wedding and event venues into great venues. She tripled the venue hire income at Kensington Palace in three years, doubled event bookings at Upton Barn in one year, and successfully managed the change of Government House Sydney from museum venue to museum venue and Vice Regal residence.
How did she do this? With strategic and effective sales and marketing campaigns, putting the customer first (being responsive to their needs and providing clear communication), identifying and acting on opportunities, and by building a strong and supportive team and initiating efficient processes.
If you need help reaching your ideal customers, maximising sales opportunities, increasing profitability, establishing an effective team or streamlining your venue operations then Charlotte would love to hear from you. Her vision is to use her expertise to support you in your success.
STRETCH TENT SERVICES FOR YOUR VENUE
MyTent (Intent Productions)
0208 947 2465
MyTent is a service created by stretch tent provider Intent Productions. Intent uses stretch tents to provide flexible cover for clients, be it a custom cut canopy designed for a specific space/pub garden, or a regular stretch tent rigged in a field to make a focal point for a glamping site. The team designs and supplies the stretch tent and then provides on-going management under the MyTent Management service. This includes installation of the tent followed by removal when your season ends, with cleaning and storage.
Intent has lots of stretch tents to hire too. If your vision includes a stretch tent then get in touch. Intent covers the south of England.
SHOWCASE YOUR SPACE WITH 3D TOURS
0800 298 2119
Stand out as a venue or an accommodation provider and make online searches easy by showcasing your destination with a fully interactive 3D virtual tour!
Assure guests that your space is perfect for their event or that a staycation in your accommodation will make their precious summer break as brilliant as flying off abroad. 3D virtual tours give peace of mind and offer you the chance to show off your space and how it goes above and beyond for customer experience.
Allow clients to explore from the comfort of their own homes before booking confidently with you. Call Jo for an affordable quote and Covid-sensitive payment options.
STRETCH TENTS FOR HIRE OR SALE
Tentickle Stretch Tents
Weddings are back and it is Tentickle’s pleasure to be able to offer stretch tents to complement your venue. Its range is available to purchase or for short/long-term let and can be installed in almost any location, creating desirable spaces for wedding couples and their guests to celebrate.
Tentickle has a variety of sizes and colours in stock. Your guests will enjoy the flexibility a stretch tent provides, blurring the lines between indoor and outdoor events. The professional team provides advice and expertise to help you design the right solution for your venue, and head engineer, Jorg, is looking forward to assisting you.
EXTRA SPACE WITH GARDEN STUDIOS
Coventry based Heart Pods has just launched its latest range in Garden Studios. These high quality flexible spaces can be installed and ready to use very quickly. Available in three sizes and specifications, they are a contemporary design with floor to ceiling windows/doors and are fully lined and insulated.
Whether your venue needs additional office space, a gym, playroom or somewhere for guests to escape and relax, the Garden Studios are a great alternative to an extension. They are just under 2.5m high and, in most cases, do not require planning permission. Garden Studios are a great addition to the pods and shepherd huts already on offer at Heart Pods.
BESPOKE LOG BUILDINGS
Log Homes Finland
01228 577 385 / 07881 921 339
Log Homes Finland designs, supplies and constructs bespoke log buildings to meet individual customer requirements. A long established family business with a growing reputation for quality, Log Homes Finland covers the whole of the UK supplying mobile log homes, log houses, luxury camping cabins and buildings suitable for a wide variety of uses. Bespoke building design is a speciality with a very flexible approach and competitive pricing.
Buildings are constructed from slow grown Finnish pine logs, shipped directly from Finnish factories to customers throughout the UK. Logs range from 88mm up to 270mm in laminated logs, and 300mm to 500mm in hand scribed logs to build homes full of natural character.
Distance is no object, with previous projects taking the team to the Highlands and Islands of Scotland, and all over England and Wales.
NO HASSLE POP-UP GLAMPSITES
Kymani Getaways offers pop-up glampsites for groups, parties and corporate events. Facilities include 6m bell tents with double beds and proper mattresses, lighting, furniture, wood-burning stoves and powerpacks.
The team is always on the hunt for beautiful new sites to bring together groups of people. Kymani also offers landowners the opportunity to add revenue to their existing operation without any of the hassle of running a site. Sites are completely self-sufficient and an onsite team will take care of guests, resulting is no additional work for you.
Site infrastructure includes a festival-style double hat tipi housing a long banquet table, bar, projector, screen and PA system, and fire pit with seating. A concierge app allows guests to pre-pay for any add-ons.
LOG CABINS & MOBILE HOMES INCLUDING SELF-BUILD
Timberspecs UK produces quality timber log cabins and mobile homes supplied anywhere in Europe. All buildings are well insulated, double glazed and have a range of roof cladding options including felt shingles, tiles and slate.
The team of professional craftsmen design and build single or double storey structures to a customers’ own designs in any size or shape. All buildings are pre-constructed at the factory to ensure elements fit perfectly and arrive on site with a team of specialist installers.
The log cabins can be built in any of a wide range of solid log options. The round log options give a very traditional log-cabin look and still meet all current building regulations.
Timberspecs UK also provides a range of budget cabins to a set design with nine configurations to choose from. They are easy to self-build within 5-6 hours with minimal basic tools and can even be linked together.