Forest lodge feasibility study

Forest lodge feasibility study

Burnbake Forest Lodges, business planningWe were commissioned by the Rempstone Estate to assess the potential of developing a self-catering lodge business which would work well alongside an existing campsite business. Working with Rempstone Estate in Dorset we carried...

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Thanet Accommodation Study

Thanet Accommodation Study

The investment in the Turner Contemporary Gallery and Dreamland has transformed the tourism product in Margate; however, the town and the wider district need to grow short-break and business tourism to maximise the impact and benefits of the visitor economy. Key to...

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Caravan park marketing action plan

Caravan park marketing action plan

Caravan park marketing action plan Client: Private landowner As part of our work we reviewed the current marketing initiatives carried out by the caravan park’s operations team. Our work focussed on setting out an action plan format with ‘quick win’ opportunities to...

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Tourist accommodation feasibility study – Gwent Levels

Tourist accommodation feasibility study – Gwent Levels

The Gwent Levels Accommodation project covered the rural area in Monmouthshire and Newport – from the River Rhymney to the Wye and bounded by the M4 to the north. The Gwent Levels are environmentally, historically and archeologically unique in Wales with multiple...

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Developing a sustainable accommodation business

Developing a sustainable accommodation business

Working for Newport City Council and Monmouthshire Council we were commissioned to produce guidance notes to develop sustainable tourist accommodation within the Gwent Levels. A key objective was to encourage the development of tourist accommodation to support the...

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Site Development and Business Planning, Forest Holidays

Site Development and Business Planning, Forest Holidays

Client: Forest Holidays Planning Solutions' directors have been working with Forest Holidays for over 20 years and we continue to work with the senior management team helping to assess potential site opportunities. Forest Holidays is the leading provider of high...

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Glamping feasibility study

Glamping feasibility study

Client: Private landowner Working with the landowner, we were commissioned to carry out a feasibility study to assess the opportunity of developing a luxury glamping business in an attractive woodland setting.

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Vision and Action Plan, Basingstoke Canal

Vision and Action Plan, Basingstoke Canal

Client: Surrey County Council & Hampshire County Council Constructed between 1788 and 1794, The Basingstoke Canal runs for 32 miles through Hampshire to Surrey where it joins the Wey Navigation and beyond to the River Thames. It has a continuous tow path and has some...

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Feasibility Study Forest Cabins, Forestry Commission

Feasibility Study Forest Cabins, Forestry Commission

Client: Forest Holidays As part of a feasibility study for forest cabins we provided a scoping study on the future business potential of the Forest Holidays product in the United Kingdom and in particular the opportunity to expand the portfolio of forest cabin sites....

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Operational Review and Due Diligence, Holiday Cottages

Operational Review and Due Diligence, Holiday Cottages

Client: Bank Commissioned as specialist commercial advisers /mentors on a self-catering holiday complex to review its business operation and performance. This involved market research and financial analysis. We were also tasked with creating a detailed action plan to...

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Planning Advice, Holiday Lodges, Midlands

Planning Advice, Holiday Lodges, Midlands

Client: Private We advised a client on the development of a small cluster of self catering lodges which would link in with wider tourism infrastructure development. Our work supported a successful planning application. The lodges have now been developed.

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Touring Caravan Site Assessment, Leicestershire

Touring Caravan Site Assessment, Leicestershire

Client: Leicestershire County Council We carried out a feasibility study on behalf of Leicestershire County Council to assess the potential of introducing a touring caravan site within the grounds of a leading visitor attraction in the County. This was based upon a...

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Hotel Expert Witness Study

Client: Private Solicitors Working for a client we provided an expert witness information and due diligence on market demand for additional conference facilities and bedstock for a major hotel in the North East. Our work enabled the client to successfully conclude...

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Rebranding and Product Development, Warner Holidays, UK

Rebranding and Product Development, Warner Holidays, UK

Client: Warner Holidays Developed and implemented the process to re-brand the Warner Hotel product to specialise in the over 45’s market. This represented a radical new direction for the group and additional properties continue to be acquired to expand the product....

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