Sunday, January 23, 2022

Tag: Haven

Bourne Leisure records first pre-tax loss since 2004

Bourne Leisure revenue loss
Bourne Leisure has reported its first pre-tax loss in over a decade, after repeat site closures and travel restrictions halved 2020 revenue to £506.8m.

Staycation prices triple as holiday park demand soars

Staycation Easter holiday park prices up
Haven, Butlin’s and Center Parcs have stated “high demand” has forced Easter holiday prices at their resorts to triple, as the resorts set their stock by a March reopening.

Haven closes English and Welsh parks for 2020

Haven closes parks England Wales
Haven has announced it is to close all of its 18 holiday parks across England and Wales for the remainder of 2020, in response to the latest lockdown..

Tourism brands extend the season and think outside the box

Blackpool Illuminations Haven tourism
The domestic tourism industry, faced with the near decimation of its traditional summer season is utilising imaginative marketing and positioning techniques in an attempt to repackage, refresh and reinvent the offering.

Haven reports double booking figures as holiday parks fill up

Haven bookings
Haven has reported online bookings almost doubled since launching Haven Hideaways in May, with the company employing an extra 500 staff to cope with increased demand.

Butlin’s and Haven extend closure period

Butlin's Haven extend closure period
Butlin’s and Haven have both extended the period they expect to remain closed due to the Coronavirus pandemic, which will now include the week of the May half term.

Haven to revamp two Great Yarmouth holiday parks

Haven revamp Great Yarmouth parks
Haven has announced plans for a multi-million pound redevelopment of two of its Norfolk holiday parks, after receiving approval from Great Yarmouth Borough Council.

Holiday park popularity keeps Bourne Leisure’s revenue above £1bn

Bourne Leisure Financials
It’s a pretty impressive showing at Britain’s most prominent holiday park group. Bourne Leisure have topped the billion pound mark, made £153 million profit and...

Haven opens new £13.5m North Wales adventure development

Haven North Wales Development
Haven has announced the opening of its £13.5m Dragon Lakes Adventure Village at Hafan y Môr Holiday Park, Pwllheli, the single largest investment in the..

Haven unveils visuals as £100m investment starts to roll out

Haven, investment, holiday parks, uk,
£100 million is a lot to spend and Haven will be doing just that over the coming months to redevelop their holiday park offering. Last week the company unveiled some of the visuals of what visitors can expect to see this coming season. Haven announced its £100m investment plan late last year and has already got stuck into its revamp...

Arcades across UK key to Bourne supremacy

Coinslot - Bourne arcades
Bourne Leisure Group enjoyed an impressive 2016, with recent financial statements showing notably increased turnover, driven in part by a growing amusements portfolio.   One of the largest holiday home operators in the UK, counting Haven and Butlins amongst its subsidiaries, Bourne Leisure has seen another impressive year, as the company make the most of a burgeoning staycation market, and weak...

Court overturns reduced VAT on holiday park fuel supplies

Coinslot - fuel
A holiday park operator trading as British Holidays, Haven, and Butlins may have to pay increased fuel charges through its rental packages following a ruling in the Court of Appeal.   The long-running argument between HMRC and Colaingrove, which operates 37 holiday parks across the UK, was decided in the former’s favour, ending a period of reduced VAT on caravan- rental...