Facilities

  • A comfortable, homely, secure setting in beautiful grounds with ponds and playing fields
  • Resident Warden on-site with 24-hour emergency and first aid cover
  • Expert tuition if required
  • Separate male/female accommodation in clean, spacious bedrooms, new mattresses (2-9 beds)
  • Single bedrooms (+ 1 double) for visiting staff/adults
  • Lounge with digital TV/DVD, sound system, piano
  • Separate staff lounge with TV, fridge
  • Indoor classrooms and meeting rooms
  • NEW 2016 – The Straw Hall, a sustainably-built hall for seating 80+
  • Newly fitted catering kitchen with freezer, large fridges, 2 catering ovens + hob (gas + electric), dishwasher, water boiler
  • Wireless internet access and network points, digital projector
  • Range of catering options from self-catered to fully catered with home-cooking  using our own organically grown produce
  • 17-seater minibus
  • Wheelchair access to most areas
  • Wet weather gear – coats, Wellington boots (all sizes)
  • Tuck shop with sweets (optional!) and pocket-money gifts
  • Games hut with table football & table tennis
  • Indoor and outdoor games (board games, croquet, badminton, cricket etc)
  • Outdoor equipment – Linear rope course, swings
  • Kitchen garden and home grown food (seasonal)
  • Clay making materials, including pug mill
  • Contact with animals – chickens, guinea pigs
  • Orienteering course
  • Campfire areas – outdoor or undercover in our ‘Saxon hut’
  • Historical artefacts in the ‘Barn’ – Victorians, World War 2

To view a sample of the most popular activities on offer download our Activities Primary2015 brochure.

To find out about our most popular days out, using our minibus or coach hire, visit the DAY TRIPS FROM KENCH HILL