February half term with Pitchup.com
Jan 26 2015 Posted by Samantha Marsh
--A great outdoor experience for the whole family--
--Ardèche, Cornwall, Hampshire and Shropshire--
For those who’ve yet to decide on a February half-term holiday, outdoor accommodation specialist Pitchup.com has some great suggestions for all the family.
Ardèche, France: Pitchup.com is offering stays in the shepherd's huts at Camping Plein Sud in Gilhac-et-Bruzac, Ardèche from £33.89 per night (four sharing). Stay for a whole week for £237.23.
Cornwall, England: Pitchup.com offers a minimum of two nights at Atlantic Surf Pods in Bude, Cornwall from £138 (four sharing).
Hampshire, England: Pitchup.com offers a minimum of two nights in the twin or double camping pods at The Old Thorns Manor Hotel in Liphook, Hampshire from £150 (two sharing).
Shropshire, England: Pitchup.com offers a minimum of two nights staying in a four-berth camping hut at Woodland Park Camping Huts in Ellesmere, Shropshire from £90 (four sharing). Larger groups can book the seven- or nine-berth camping huts for £140 or £160 respectively.
For more information visit www.pitchup.com. All prices correct at time of writing.
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Founded in 2009 by former lastminute.com man, Dan Yates, multi-award winning Pitchup.com is a free guide to all types of outdoor accommodation in the UK, Ireland, France, Spain, Italy, Germany, Portugal, Croatia, Luxembourg, Austria, Poland and Switzerland. Pitchup.com, which currently lists over 5,800 sites, provides users with a simple platform in which they can search and book an outdoor holiday with total ease: the customer journey from landing on the homepage through to booking a holiday can be completed in as little as four pages. The site also goes beyond traditional searches by allowing users to search for accommodation based on more than 80 criteria, such as adults only and campfires allowed, and view nearby events, Good Pub Guide pubs and VisitBritain attractions. It’s also possible to check out water bathing water quality in the surrounding area with data provided by the European Environment Agency. Users can also search on the offers page to find the best deals available.
In 2013 Pitchup.com became the first business of its type to launch a bookable mobile app and site, making the site easily accessible to users of mobile and tablet devices. The mobile site, m.pitchup.com, now accounts for 21% of bookings.
Pitchup.com enables users to search for all types of parks and sites from the major brands right through to one-off campsites and unique outdoor accommodation options, which may not have previously had a web presence.
Awards include Best UK Travel Website of the Year at the British Travel Press Awards 2011, and most recently Best Travel / Leisure / Sports / Mobile Strategy / Campaign at the Marketing on Mobile Awards 2014.