Business membership

Join us as a Business Member and reach more visitors to the South West Coast Path

The South West Coast Path attracts over 8.7m visitors a year who spend more than £500m with local businesses like yours. They're all looking for places to stay, eat and drink and take part in local experiences along the way.

It's a lucrative, ever growing, all year round market which is made up of walkers, outdoor enthusiasts, over 55s, international visitors, families and friends - and it's on the increase. 

Find out more about Walkers and What they Want and How to be a Walker Friendly Business

Join us today

Promote your business as part of the great South West Coast Path experience AND get the added satisfaction of knowing you're helping us as a charity to protect, promote and maintain this amazing natural and economic asset for the region.  

Alex Polizzi (Channel 5's The Hotel Inspector) recommends our Business Membership to all business owners along the Path.

"Being a member is a great way of generating business for both the food and drink and accommodation side of our business, whilst also supporting the Path.  We'd definitely recommend it to other businesses on the Path."  

The Cricket Inn, Gold South West Tourism Award winners 2019

YOUR BUSINESS BENEFITS:

  • Profile your business to our 1.4 million website visitors, including a direct link to your website 
  • Link your entry to every walk searched within a 5 mile radius of your business
  • List your business in our annual 'Complete Guide to The South West Coast Path'  (circulation 20,000)
  • Engage with our 40,000 social media followers See our social media schedule
  • Offer incentives and offers direct to our 7,500 individual supporters
  • Access free and reduced cost promotional materials for marketing, including guides, itinerary ideasbespoke mapboards and walk leaflets
  • Access our members' photo-library of quality South West Coast Path images to use in your marketing materials
  • Display our business support logo and window sticker, associating you with one of the South West's most popular visitor experiences
  • Get involved in fundraising activities/events to promote your business as part of the Path See what our corporate supporters have been doing
  • Become part of a business community with experience of welcoming South West Coast Path visitors, including regular e-news updates and signposting to business support 

PRICING 

Pricing is based on the turnover of a business so that we can offer it at an affordable price to both small and large businesses:

  • £68.50   Small business (turnover £0-25k pa)                      
  • £198      Medium business (turnover £26-85k pa)                    
  • £330      Large business (turnover over £85k pa)  

Give us a call on 01752 896237 to discuss discounts for multiple listings or dual membership for both our Stay and Eat and Drink listings.  

Join Now or Renew

Call us on 01752 896237 or email [email protected] and we will find the best membership for you.

Download our social media calendar

Included in your membership pack:

The Complete Guide
 - A window sticker
 - Leaflets for your guests
 - Business membership card
 - Cotswold Outdoors Discount card
 - Display unit for leaflets and Complete Guide

Display our window sticker and demonstrate your support

Join Now or Renew

Alternatively, call 01752896237 or email [email protected]