Developing attractive, functional facilities which enhance the visitor experience is at the core of our ethos with regard to tourism and recreation developments.

From strategic planning advice to detailed design, Stephenson Halliday provide expert advice and solutions within the framework of national and local policy, to that ensure our clients achieve their development objectives.

With particular experience integrating proposals into sensitive landscapes, we provide a bespoke service tailored to each Client’s individual needs, including:

  • Strategic planning advice;
  • Concept and masterplan design;
  • Planning applications and appeals;
  • Detailed design;
  • Contract administration; and
  • Management and maintenance plans


Low Wood Bay, Windermere

Stephenson Halliday has worked closely with architects Mason Gillibrand in preparing a masterplan and detailed landscape concept proposals for the extension of the hotel...

Lucker Hall

Stephenson Halliday prepared landscape design and construction drawings for the redevelopment of Lucker Hall, near Bamburgh, Northumberland for the Holiday Property Bond. The project...

Wasdale Visitor Management

Stephenson Halliday coordinated the production of the feasibility study, including the associated layout plans and photomontage visualisations. This identified options for formalising parking, toilets...