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If you're looking forward to the holidays as much as we are, you may already be thinking about ways to get outdoors, have fun and make memories

Locations

Blackland FarmFoxleaseGlenbrookWaddow Hall

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Girlguiding membersLeisure

Get out and explore at Girlguiding Activity Centres

Summer’s here – so now’s the perfect time to get outdoors, have fun and make memories. Soak up the scenery at one of our beautiful locations, or use us as a base to explore. Select our Bed & Breakfast or self-catering options, or grab your tent for a relaxing break!

Our family activity programmes are also running throughout the summer holidays. Anyone staying with us, or based in the local area, can book individual or family slots on our adventurous activities. We’ve got so many activities to choose from, ranging from archery to zipwire. Our Skoolz Out holiday clubs are also running throughout the holidays for children aged 8 – 16; book for the whole week, or just a day!

Everyone’s welcome – and the great escape is on!

How to book

Email or call your chosen centre and our friendly team will be pleased to help:

Blackland Farm (Sussex)  +44 1342 810 493, blackland@girlguiding.org.uk

Foxlease (New Forest) +44 2380 282 638, foxlease@girlguiding.org.uk

Glenbrook (Peak District)  +44 1433 651567, glenbrook@girlguiding.org.uk

Waddow Hall (Lancashire) +44 1200 423186, waddow@girlguiding.org.uk

Camping

Bring your family or friends and camp in picturesque surroundings at Blackland Farm (Sussex), Foxlease (New Forest), Glenbrook (Peak District) and Waddow Hall (Lancashire).

  • Choice of self-contained toilet blocks or shared facilities (Glenbrook only has shared toilet facilities)
  • Adventurous activities slots available to book*
  • Tented village available*
  • Equipment available to hire*
  • On site shop for essentials*
  • Outdoor catering*
  • Prices: £7 per person per night (children £6.50 per night) using shared bathroom facilities at Foxlease and Waddow Hall, £8.40 per person per night (children £7.80 per night) at Blackland Farm and Glenbrook (Children under 4 years old are free).

*not available at Glenbrook

Bed and breakfast

We offer comfy hotel style accommodation and tasty breakfasts made from fresh, local produce at Foxlease (New Forest) and Waddow Hall (Lancashire).

  • Adventurous activities slots available to book
  • Equipment available to hire
  • On site shop for essentials
  • Room only options also available
  • Bed and Breakfast prices from: £35 per room per night at Foxlease and £45 per room per night at Waddow Hall – find out more.

Self-catering accommodation

Family breaks or large groups who like a roof over their heads available at Blackland Farm (Sussex), Foxlease (New Forest) and Waddow Hall (Lancashire).

  • Adventurous activities slots available to book
  • Equipment available to hire
  • On site shop for essentials
  • Outdoor catering
  • Prices: From £280 per building per night (sleeps 25) at Blackland Farm. From £182 per building per night (sleeps 13) at Foxlease. From £70 per building per night (Sleeps 2-4) at Waddow Hall.  

Want more information about our accommodation?

For further details and accessibility information, check out our accommodation pages at Blackland Farm, Foxlease, Glenbrook and Waddow Hall.

And there’s more

  • Skoolz Out holiday clubs offer children aged 8 – 16 fun and adventure during the Easter, May, Summer and Autumn school holidays. Only £30 per child, per day (8am – 6pm).
  • Children’s adventure birthday party packages are a unique way to celebrate your special day. Packages start from £15 per person.
  • We run a large number of Themed breaks and events throughout the year that are fun and hassle-free. We sort out the entertainment, activities, accommodation and catering – all you need to do is book your place and turn up!

To book any of these activities, please contact your chosen activity centre at the links below.

Centre information

Blackland Farm

Visit Blackland Farm for an adventure in the glorious Sussex countryside.

Foxlease

Foxlease has everything from a beautiful Georgian manor house to high-adrenaline activities.

Glenbrook

The ideal place to get away from it all in the picturesque Peak District.

Waddow Hall

Waddow Hall is a 17th-century manor house set in 180 acres of beautiful parkland overlooking the River Ribble.