90sqm , 3 bedroom self catering holiday unit the Green Unit ARC delivered to Great Field Farm near Canterbury in Spring 2019
The owners of Great Field Farm The Castles saw an opportunity to boost their business by catering to the demand for large families and travel groups.
The Castles identified the ARC and started to work with Green Unit on the plans for their new, sustainable self catering accommodation building.
The ARC at Great Field Farm
- 90 sqm Gross Internal Area (GIA)
- 7 road transportable sections
- Green roof
- 3 bedrooms
- 2 bathrooms
- Kitchen & living area with panoramic window
- Floor & wall finishes
- Heat exchange system
- Smart sensors to regulate CO₂, heating & lighting, and ventilation
- Master bedroom & en -suite at far end can be isolated for a standalone rental
A boost to business
The new ARC accommodation has opened up opportunities for Great Field Farm, allowing the business to take on more guests, and to charge higher rates. The Castles are pleased with the high occupancy rates during its first season, and have received positive feedback from guests saying how much they have loved their stays in the accommodation.
25 -40% premium charged*
*Compared with the existing premium accommodation at Great Field Farm and other luxury options in their local area, depending on season
We just fell in love with the design and concept of the ARC.
We chose the ARC as we liked that it could be built under cover in the winter, is delivered practically complete, and that disruption on on our site would be minimal, so not affecting our other holiday guests.