Win an amazing Luxury Prosecco Hamper

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Win an amazing Luxury Prosecco Hamper

Bedroam is happy to announce its latest, and as always, very impressive giveaway! We know that Christmas is coming at a very rapid pace, and thus we have a very special gift for you. We have acquired a Luxury Prosecco Hamper for Christmas and it could be yours if you are in luck!

How can you enter the competition?
The Bedroam Competition is only on Facebook. If you want to enter the contest and win the Prosecco Hamper then all you need to do is like our page, like our post, and then share the post with all of your friends. That’s it! We will choose a winner on the 8th December, so you have plenty of time to sign up for this great competition.

Your chance to win one of the most impressive Luxury Prosecco Hampers out there!

Why are we doing this?
We have had a really successful year; most popular has been the woodland glamping experiences we have offered to hen parties, groups celebrating birthdays, corporate away days and family get- togethers. York/Yorkshire offers a real variety of activities and adventures, and everyone has loved our private woodland setting for their glamping breaks.

We are running this giveaway to show our appreciation for choosing Bedroam for your glamping/group accommodation and for the great feedback and support you have given us! Bedroam has grown a lot in the past few years, and it’s all thanks to the great dedication of our team and the wonderful support offered by our clients and followers. So, we want to reward you, just in time for Christmas.

If you want to find out more about Bedroam and what we do (in case this is the first time you have heard about us) please don’t hesitate to visit www.bedroam.co.uk. We are providing a unique accommodation experience in a private woodland setting. We make sure that you get to have a distinct, one of a kind party and you can have fun without disturbing anyone. But the best part is that you can easily enjoy glamping experiences, a hen party or any event in a private outdoor location.

We hope you had an amazing time with us and we want to see you come back. Don’t hesitate and enter this competition right away, you can win an amazing Luxury Prosecco Hamper for the Christmas holidays! Good luck!

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Unusual Hen and Stag Parties

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Unusual Hen and Stag Parties

We’ve been getting connected with party planners, Freedom, they’ve been sending parties to York since 1996 and are industry leaders in the world of hen and stag parties.

We were interested to hear from MD Mike Wood about what was unusual, new and available for York stag weekends and hen parties in York.

He told us firstly that the demand for unusual accommodation was on the increase, Freedom’s sales team had noticed more and more customers asking for accommodation away from the norm. Well that’s all music to our BEDROAM ears.

Freedom pride themselves in offering a vast array of variety in terms of unusual hen activities and alternative stag party activities. Mike has noticed over the years that traditions are there to be broken, whilst pampering for the ladies and paintball for the gents will always remain popular, there are new kids on the block offering something a bit different. It could be unusual, unconventional, unexpected or taking a walk on the crazy side.

Stunt Driving – yes, really, you get behind the wheel and have a go.
Megamix – why decide on 1 activity when you can have several.
TV Movie Tours – calling all lovers of Emmerdale.
Flash Mob Dance – you learn the dance and then surprise all the guests at the wedding reception.
Perfume Creation – well the celebs are all at it, why not you?

Thinking about tomorrow is on Freedom’s agenda and so always on the lookout for what’s new and going to be a hit. In York they’ve just added Afternoon Tease, a treat for the ladies in that a semi naked butler serves your afternoon tea, so delights all round. It would seem alcohol accompanies most hen and stag dos, so Gin Tasting and Bottomless Lunch (free flowing Prosecco) will do down a storm.

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Enhance your Bedroam experience!

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Enhance your Bedroam experience!

Waterside house have offered BEDROAM guests the opportunity to get involved at their exclusive clay pigeon shooting experience.

Jump out of BEDROAM and climb into the 'Gun Bus' for a short trip to Storwood where you will be greeted by your hosts in the impressive shoot lodge. Experts will be on hand to guide you, and prosecco is provided to help with your shooting accuracy! Forget the queues, relax, and enjoy total privacy, at your own pace.

After you have mastered the clays, you will be taken back to the shoot lodge, where your chef will serve the group a delicious three course meal.

This is the perfect local group activity for those staying aboard BEDROAM and wanting to enhance their rural retreat!

Download PDF for more info

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Small Business Sunday Event

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Small Business Sunday Event

Being an #sbs winner bagged us a free ticket to the #sbsevent2017, not only to collect our award personally by Theo himself but to listen to inspirational business stories from other like minded entrepreneurs.

It was a great opportunity to network and meet other #sbs winners. Throughout the day there were a number of interesting seminars to attend, we went to our domain name host '123-REG' which was excellent.

The question panel was hosted by some impressive names in business including Debra Meaden, John Mills (JML) and Theo Pathetis, who brought a huge wealth of knowledge and expertise to the SBS community. 

It was an honour to receive the award. BEDROAM is still learning the ropes with social media so was rather shocked to be selected and overwhelmed by the subsequent following and recognition. 

Thank you to all that follow us on social media, we appreciate your support and hope you continue to enjoy our service!

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A look back at 2016

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A look back at 2016

2016 has been another great year for BEDROAM, we have met some amazing people and visited some excellent venues.

Social media has helped boost business; we now have over 1600 Facebook followers. Our summer Facebook competition to win a two night stay at the lovely Allerthorpe Lakeland Park was a huge success. The park provided the perfect base for our winner Sarah Bashford’s young family to play safely and visit some of the many attractions the area has to offer. Thanks to the park owners Nicky and Steve for making it possible.

Twitter also proved a success when Theo Paphitis picked BEDROAM for its #SBS (Small Business Sunday) awards back in May; the award has given us great exposure and increased our Twitter following greatly.

It was also special to be featured on George Clarke’s Amazing Spaces: The best builds which was a spin off programme looking back at some of George Clarkes highlights of the Channel 4 series ‘Amazing Spaces’. It brought a surge of interest and enquiries our way from all over the world.

Our bookings this year have been fantastically varied. BEDROAM was hired for a corporate team socialising event from our friends from Chatter Communications which was enjoyed by all. We hosted our first mini festival during the summer for a birthday celebration. This was a big task but everyone got stuck in and we managed to create the perfect woodland setting complemented by first class VIP accommodation of course! One of the weddings we did this summer particularly stood out; Steve and Natalie found a great location and wanted an outdoor ‘festival feel’ celebration. BEDROAM fitted the bill perfectly and the weekend went really well. Slightly hesitant, we also had our first set of Hen and Stags who behaved themselves extremely well and treated BEDROAM with the upmost respect. We helped arrange daytime activities including clay pigeon shooting, paintballing and even a woodland craft lesson! The feedback from all parties was really positive and it was good to be a part of all of the celebrations.

We would like to thank some of the local businesses that our guests have used.

Firstly to Saunts, a local, well-established catering firm that teamed up with us to help promote our business and provide a unique bespoke package for guests looking to make their stay that little bit different. Not forgetting our local butchers cafe which has provided all of 2016's woodland guests with some of the best locally sourced English breakfasts, thanks to the team down at Pig in the Willow cafe.

A lot of our woodland guests have found BEDROAM through Airbnb, so this year we have added some more great partners to our list. We now feature on the exiting new platform Host Unusual as well as another excellent company called Group Stays. With these new partners and some exciting new announcements to come, 2017 is looking really bright!

We would like to say a huge thanks to all our guests and everyone who has helped throughout the year. We look forward to an even more successful year in 2017!

Happy New Year from everyone at the BEDROAM team!

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Woodland Glamping Weekend

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Woodland Glamping Weekend

Last weekend (7-8 May) we welcomed 14 guests from London to our Woodland Glamping Venue which is conveniently situated near the historical city of York.
 
Our guests had a fun-packed 2 days; starting with a day spent exploring the many attractions York has to offer, followed by an evening of Birthday celebrations back at base. The woodland opening provided the perfect space to engage in both Cricket and Rounders'  before our guests enjoyed a BBQ and Champagne around the camp fire.  
 
The following morning was spent relaxing before our guests walked to a nearby village pub for Sunday Roast.   
 
This was the first time the Woodland Glamping Venue had been used with our guests returning to London in the evening.

Book your own Glamping Weekend online via Airbnb

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The road ahead

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The road ahead

2015 was a great success for BEDROAM so I’d like to thank all of our customers for their business and look forward to working with you in 2016.

As the business grows and our service gets recognised lots of new and exciting opportunities arise.

We have been introduced to interesting new events in a broad range of services from film and TV to Sport and Motor racing.

We have gained some Famous followers on social media with our old friend George Clarke and attracted the interest of the TT legend Connor Cummings.

The local news Look North also helped out earlier in the year by running a story about the creation and motivation behind BEDROAM.

Some of the highlights of this year have involved getting access to the running and set up of the biggest outdoor obstacle race in the country while supporting the ever expanding Rat Race Company.

Receiving great feedback and encouragement from guests has made going into 2016 an exciting prospect.

Some New Year’s Resolutions will include more experience days, wedding fares and events where potential clients can come explore, touch and feel what BEDROAM has to offer.

There are some new partnerships evolving in 2016 so keep up to date with what’s new by following us on our facebook or twitter pages.

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Yorkshire Bridal Fair

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Yorkshire Bridal Fair

BEDROAM® will be parked and exhibiting at The Yorkshire Bridal Fair on the 18th October 2015. Why not call in and see us at the Great Yorkshire Showground in Harrogate.

For more info take a look at the event website

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