Starting a new tourism enterprise is a challenge, but finding the USP of a site and allowing that to influence the design and scale of holiday accommodation is critical to a successful scheme.
In this case the combination of a secret valley on the fringes of Exmoor and the client’s desire to create a high quality, tranquil, rural retreat, led to a masterplan with three distinct elements:
1. 5 no. TeePee glamping tents in meadow
2. 3 no. underground lodges built into the hillside
3. 2 no. treetop lodges at the top of the site