Current Facilities

Due to the nature of the site and our Covid controls all facilities are subject to  group / sector specific restrictions.

There are large, single group activity / camping ‘zones’ available with exclusive use of a unisex toilet & shower facility for each group. Use of cooking shelter and altar fire (half oil drum) is included and camp fire circle use is by arrangement.

The Bunk & Day Cabin Package is available as an alternative to a camping ‘zone’.

The Main Building with bunk facilities is available in line with sector guidance.

The Day Cabin and Main building are available for meetings, training etc.

Some facilities are limited so will depend on the number of groups on site – Overnight Cotswold Way walkers may have access to showers by arrangement subject to numbers of groups on site. Shared washing up facilities will require thorough hygiene and appropriate social distancing. Similarly there are limited fridge / freezer facilities on the main site which may be made available by arrangement according to numbers on site.

Our outdoor activity equipment including the traverse wall and challenge course are available with appropriate Covid precautions, activities with shared equipment and close instruction issues will require additional measures including repeated cleaning and sanitising.

Linen, Laundry & Catering – We are happy to make arrangements with suppliers but do not provide bedding / towels or in-house catering ourselves

Main Centre

Main Hall

The Main Hall is our high specification room which is especially suitable for meetings and training. It can seat up to 50 people comfortably for larger seminars but is also suitable for ’round the table’ meetings. Within it there is a whiteboard, projector, screen, surround sound and display boards. We can also provide flipcharts with easels.

Upper Room

This small break out room and chill out area seats six to eight people. Included in the room are a Smartboard and small whiteboard.

Residential

The residential part of the centre is a versatile and practical building offering dormitory accommodation for up to 28 people in four six-bedded rooms and two two-bedded rooms. The building has a large fully equipped kitchen and a dining room which will seat up to thirty people. There are also ladies, gents and disabled facilities including showers and a laundry room in the centre. The building is heated throughout.

Booking

Due to the nature of the building we book it out as a single unit so all the rooms, and residential are booked together. This means that groups are not disturbed by other users.

Meeting Room

The meeting room is situated in a prota-cabin adjacent to the main building and seats 12 people. It containing a fridge, kettle, flip chart and Smartboard.

Cabin

Also available for hire, this small twelve bed accommodation facility is situated close to the car park. It consists of two porta-cabins sited next to each other. One of the cabins consists sleeping accommodation in three bunked rooms; one for six, one for four and one for two people. The second cabin is brand new, donated to us by a local company. In it there is a high spec, fully equipped kitchen and dining/meeting area. Outside there is a private seating and barbeque area. Toilet and shower facilities are in the main toilet block close by.

Shop

There is a small shop on site which stocks souvenirs and sweets. If you would like to use the shop, please let us know before you come to the centre so that we can arrange to staff it.

Campfire Circlecampfire

Our campfire circle is set by the bank pitch on the north site. It can seat up to a hundred people. This is available all year for groups to use. It cannot be booked by single groups, instead we encourage site users to join forces to share and enjoy a campfire together.

 

 

Chapel / Reflective Spacechapel

A small open air chapel is situated on the Bank pitch, overlooking the Centre and the village of Cranham. This is available to use by all on site.

 

 

 

Washing, Toilet and Shower facilities

Both the main site and the Grove have a toilet block with separate ladies, gents and disabled facilities. The toilet blocks have showers and hot running water, for which there is no extra charge. We encourage all groups to take responsibility for keeping the block clean.

Washing Up shelter

Situated between the main car park and the bottom field, there is a shelter which contains two large sinks which are ideal for washing up. The sinks have cold running water, and there is also a hot water boiler within the shelter. A small fridge and freezer are also situated here, but all of these facilities are for the use of all campers and day visitors on site.

Water

On the main site there are water stand pipes situated on the top and bottom sites. In the Grove, there is also a tap on the exterior of the toilet block.

Altar fires and Wood

With the exception of campfire circle, all fires on site must be in altar fires. As a site we can provide these although there is a limited number. A small number of grates are available, although we would encourage you to bring your own whenever possible. Wood is available in Buckholt wood, which surrounds our main site, and in our own woodland in Daniel’s Grove. Only dead wood can be used for fires, and no living trees may be felled or damaged in any way.

Shop

There is a small shop on site which stocks souvenirs and sweets. If you would like to use the shop, please let us know before you come to the centre so that we can arrange to staff it.

Campfire Circle

Our campfire circle is set by the bank pitch on the north site. It can seat up to a hundred people. This is available all year for groups to use. It cannot be booked by single groups, instead we encourage site users to join forces to share and enjoy a campfire together.

 

 

Chapel / Reflective Space

A small open air chapel is situated on the Bank pitch, overlooking the Centre and the village of Cranham. This is available to use by all on site.

 

 

 

Washing, Toilet and Shower facilities

Both the main site and the Grove have a toilet block with separate ladies, gents and disabled facilities. The toilet blocks have showers and hot running water, for which there is no extra charge. We encourage all groups to take responsibility for keeping the block clean.

Washing Up shelter

Situated between the main car park and the bottom field, there is a shelter which contains two large sinks which are ideal for washing up. The sinks have cold running water, and there is also a hot water boiler within the shelter. A small fridge and freezer are also situated here, but all of these facilities are for the use of all campers and day visitors on site.

Water

On the main site there are water stand pipes situated on the top and bottom sites. In the Grove, there is also a tap on the exterior of the toilet block.

Altar fires and Wood

With the exception of campfire circle, all fires on site must be in altar fires. As a site we can provide these although there is a limited number. A small number of grates are available, although we would encourage you to bring your own whenever possible. Wood is available in Buckholt wood, which surrounds our main site, and in our own woodland in Daniel’s Grove. Only dead wood can be used for fires, and no living trees may be felled or damaged in any way.