Following Smith Jenkins’ submission of a planning application on behalf of Gulliver’s Valley Limited for a major leisure and tourist development on 98 hectares of land north of Rother Valley Country Park, Aston, Rotherham, RMBC have granted planning permission for the scheme following referral to the Secretary of State. The proposed Rother Valley Resort will be the first Gulliver’s in the UK to encompass all of the company’s major family entertainment elements in one location, with the addition of more attractions exclusive to this proposed site.
The planning applications include: a theme park, three hotels, a 300 pitch camp site, 100 pitch glamping area, a spa and fitness centre, ecology and outdoor education centre, a 40m observation tower, associated landscape, car parking and infrastructure.
The planning applications have been co-ordinated and submitted by Smith Jenkins together with an Environmental Statement.
Details of the scheme can be found here.