Glamping has become a great way for all sorts of businesses to diversify into the tourism and leisure industries.
Its relevance to camping, caravan and holiday sites is clear but it has also attracted venues, attractions and businesses that may never have considered tourism or accommodation as something could do or would want to do.
Nic Snell is from a farming family in Herefordshire and is now Managing Director of Certainly Wood, a business set up 10 years ago with his brother George as part of a farm diversification.
Nick is a chartered landscape architect with over 25 years professional experience and he is a partner of HLA.
As the Marketing Manager of the Cool Camping guidebooks and website, James is responsible for one of the largest social media audiences in the UK camping and glamping sector.
Clear Sky Company Director Mark Scott has over 20 years experience in the Holiday industry, specialising in systems, customer trends and data analysis for the UK Caravan Parks and Camping sector.
Originally a manager in the caravan and static dealership of the family group; Rob went on to establish and successfully ran the caravan hire division.
As a commercial property developer, Nicole Laframboise is used to working with bricks and mortar. Yet her latest venture — Elements Luxury Tented Camp and Nature Spa — has less to do with constructing buildings and more to do with building tents.
A discussion about the differences between a caravan and glamping pod, and a tent and a yurt, and what you can do to reduce your business risks.
Practical tips and advice on how to communicate your green credentials, to add appeal and inspire customers without annoying them or scaring them off.
The Centre For Alternative Technology is an education and visitor centre demonstrating practical solutions for sustainability. Covering all aspects of […]
Kerry, owner of Camp Katur will be sharing with you how she found the perfect Glamping location, chose varied accommodation and created a successful business offering Unique Accommodation, Weddings and Events within 12 months.
The building of Barnutopia, a 5-star glamping business. How to choose the best booking systems. Maximise your web presence.
Trish MacCurrach, of the outdoor kitchen fell in love with cooking outside several years ago while living in Serbia. For […]
Tina Hyde owns and runs Roundhouse Yurts and together with her partner Jeremy Daffern, a trained cabinet maker and antique […]
Adrian Williams has built a business at the forefront of solar innovation. He is always looking for new and innovative ways to extend the usage of ‘off grid’ solar solutions.
Andy Woodward has worked at the highest levels of the travel and tourism for 30 years, originally in tour operating and then in international tourism marketing with large destinations including Las Vegas, California and Toronto.
Neil is a Director of GT Event Equipment Finance and has extensive experience in the asset finance and leasing in the event & hospitality sector.
Simon Tregoning joined in the family business – Classic Cottages in 1989. In three years the company has grown a collection of over 50 glamping properties founded on 37 years’ experience of marketing a portfolio of holiday homes which now numbers over 850 properties.
With a track record of over two decades in building wooden cabins from sustainable home grown timber, Charles Gulland, the […]
Pam Foden – Head of Industry Development, VisitEngland Pam Foden is part of the Enterprise team at VisitEngland, responsible for […]
As the founder and editor of the award-winning Cool Camping guidebook series and website, Jonathan has visited and reviewed hundreds of glamping sites across the UK and Europe.
With 18 years of marketing experience working on brands such a Beefeater Gin, Solpadeine & Hedex, Snack a Jacks and […]
Having graduated in product design and visualisation, Max had soon followed his boyhood dream and was designing cars in Cologne, […]
Sarah Riley is a consultant, trainer and independent Glamping industry expert with no affiliations with any specific companies or brands. […]