Behind The Scenes (BTS): Our new approach to customer experience

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Have you heard about the latest BAD customer experience example? It’s not been possible to open a social media feed today without seeing the saga unfold around Balgonie Castle and as at 9.22pm tonight, the facebook post initiated by Lauren Ann Hammond showing the social media comments that created such a storm had been shared 24.3k times! I won’t repeat … Read More

Why are beach huts expensive to buy?

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Parents “How much did they cost?” Me “The basic build was £12.5k then you added on interior options.  It’s a new beach hut build and in great location right next to Walton Pier” Parents:  “Ok but if you can’t sleep in it, surely It has water and electricity, though, doesn’t it???” Me:   “Sigh…Errrr no, there is a tap and … Read More

5 reasons not to hire a Beach Hut from Millie’s Beach Huts

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  In my mid-twenties, I really started to get the “travel bug”, and over the years, I’ve travelled to Thailand, Malaysia, India, America, Italy…… the list goes on.   There was even a sailing trip or two in sunny climates, thanks to my amazing friend Sue for introducing me to boats (my love of the coast and beaches goes a long … Read More

Beach Nail Art: 25 Inspiring Nail Trends for Spring 2016

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Beach Nail Art Inspiration (2016)   Nothing quite announces the start of the Spring/Summer than some beach themed nail art and I couldn’t help but get excited when Honey (from Honey B Beauty Bar) mentioned her new nail technician had started and that they were expecting a new delivery of nail spring colours from the Jessica POP Couture range. There’s … Read More

Christmas Eve Beach Hut Hire: The Jones and Brown Family Day Out in Essex

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  Christmas can be hectic and when you start to make plans to spend time with family and friends, not everyone will immediately think of a trip to Walton-on-the-Naze to hire a beach hut.  But even if they did, they may not go so far as packing some beachwear including their shorts. This is however exactly what Ali did when … Read More

Behind the Scenes (BTS): Better Late than Never

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I woke up this morning with a one of those niggles, I knew if I couldn’t come up with a solution to a problem that had come up, I was going to have to push the official opening dates of the new beach huts for hire back. I was going to be LATE – queue feeling of dread. I’m a … Read More

Logical and Rational or Creative and Intuitive: Can I be both?

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Exactly one week ago, I found myself close to tears in an interview.… and I was the one interviewing! Yep…. . that’s’ me, that strong accountant who has to deal with challenging discussions every day but a sad story on Facebook or X Factor and I’m in tears. In this case, I was part of a team interviewing for the … Read More

Carly’s Winter Beach Hut Hire – Millie’s Beach Huts

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In our second blog of 2016, we are featuring the gorgeous Carly who took the chance to celebrate New Years Eve with a beach hut hire with her family.  Yes, I did say that right… they spent their NYE (winter!) on a family day out at a beach hut….. I took the chance to ask Carly a few questions about their day out at … Read More