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Project title Ben Loyal Glamping
Applicant Ben Loyal Hotel
Approved costs £163,333.92
Approved grant £81,280.75
Outcomes
  • People have better access to local services and activities
  • Improvements in the visitor experience
  • Increased employment opportunities locally through new business start-ups and existing business diversification/development
Overview

The Ben Loyal Hotel in the village of Tongue were successfully awarded LEADER funding to diversify into the glamping pod market. The funds will be used for the development and landscaping of the site in the hotel grounds, together with the construction, fitting out and furnishing of six luxury pods. This project aims to increase the provision of accommodation both in the village of Tongue and along the popular NC500 route, as well as support other businesses and service providers in the local & surrounding areas by providing additional foot flow.

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