Why Invest in Glamping NOW?

Running a glamping business puts you in line for a share of a $1.3 trillion consumer market*, thanks to affluent millennials now hitting the best earning years of their lives. They have money to spend and they’re spending it differently to their parents. The new consumers crave experiences in return for their hard-earned wages. They’re […]

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Speaker’s Voice: Peter Mack, Collective Retreats

Peter Mack is the Founder and CEO of Collective Retreats. Peter will be opening our Summit on Day 2 to talk about the hospitality industry and how Collective Retreats are finding new ways to connect guests with land, communities and themselves. Q. What drives your passion and enthusiasm for the industry? The travel and hospitality industry […]

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Fireside Chats with Emma and Bobby Frisch

Emma and Robert Frisch co-founded Firelight Camps in 2014 in Ithaca, New York. As co-owner, culinary and marketing director, Emma oversees food programming, food product development, merchandise and marketing, while developing new plans for expansion to other properties. Emma is releasing her first book on April 10 2018 ‘Feast By Firelight: Simple Recipes for Camping Cabins, and […]

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Speaker’s Voice: Richard Otten, Glamping.nl

Richard Otten is the owner of the European website Glamping.nl. Richard is also a part time professor and researcher at the International University of Tourism (NHTV) at Breda, Holland. Richard will be talking about European Glamping trends at The Global Glamping Summit. Q. What drives your passion and enthusiasm for the industry? It is my passion to […]

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RVs and Glamping

Glamping thrives on the idea of experiencing the great outdoors without giving up on the luxuries of hotel accommodation. RVs can provide a perfect way to do just this, offering lavish interiors with all the amenities that you could ever want. Due to Glamping’s growing success, along with a few other variables, RV sales have […]

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Speaker’s Voice: Brian Abe, The Glamping Co.

Brian Abe is Owner of The Glamping Co. which provides beautiful and comfortable guest accommodations in Colorado’s natural spaces, on both public and private lands. Brian also sits on the board of the Colorado Agritourism Association. Q. What drives your passion and enthusiasm for the industry? There is a divide between rural and urban communities. […]

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Speaker’s Voice: Scottie Jones, U.S Farm Stay Association

Scottie Jones is the Executive Director of the U.S Farm Stay Association. Scottie still lives at and operates Leaping Lamb Farm and Farm Stay with her husband in Alsea, Oregon. Q. What drives your passion and enthusiasm for the industry?  Because I am involved in the lodging experience on farms, I have a farm bent. Quite honestly, […]

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Glamping U.S. – Are You Riding The Growth Wave For Early Adopters?

As Editor of Inspired Camping, I have been talking enthusiastically about glamping for many years. In Europe and especially the United Kingdom, businesses have been making the most of this growing industry trend for some time now. But what about the rest of the world and particularly the U.S.? Evidence shows that customer behaviour is […]

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Sports and Glamping

Glamping and music go hand in hand. Linked by festivals, you’ll be hard pressed to find one nowadays that doesn’t offer Glamping accommodation. But what about sporting events? For any sporting event that spans across numerous days, Glamping seems like the perfect way to offer accommodation. And even for single day events, the amount of […]

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Glamping Shows Growth in India

Over the past few years the popularity of Glamping has grown at a remarkable rate. The number of Glamping sites has been steadily increasing, as have travellers who wish to visit those sites. Not only has it become an important section of tourism in any Country where it is already well established, it is also […]

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