Scout Adventures Downe, Orpington, Kent

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Sleeps
104
Bedrooms
30
Dining
38
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Property Type: 
Outdoor Centre
Big group adventure breaks in a large activity centre near London

Residential venue for youth, school and corporate groups.
Scout Adventures Downe, Orpington, Kent, sleeps 104 in 30 bedrooms.

We welcome a wide range of groups:

• Scout Groups
• Schools Groups
• Corporate Groups
• Youth Groups
• Guides and other youth groups
• Religious Groups

Unfortunatley we do not hold Stag and Hen Parties.

Scout Adventures Downe is a stunning 86-acre wooded site in rural Kent, only 16 miles from London.

With over 80 years’ experience delivering adventurous outdoor experiences to young people and adults from all over the UK and beyond, Scout Adventures Downe is an ideal place for your next trip.

Scout Adventures Downe boasts a wide range of both traditional and high adrenaline activities on-site, from orienteering to the aerial trek, backwoods cooking to archery. Whether you want to enjoy a quiet outdoor experience, an exciting and energetic challenge or a mix of both, Scout Adventures Downe is the perfect location.

Downe boasts both indoor lodges as well as plenty of amazing camping sites, so a residential trip is possible at any time of the year.

New Tented Villages:
Our two new Tented villages comprise 4m canvas bell tents for young people and 3m canvas bell tents for adults – complete with comfortable mattresses, electric lanterns and storage boxes. There is also a group tent with tables, benches and lighting. Each Tented village has space for 40 young people and 4 adults in ten bell tents. Available to book now!

Our lodges offer a comfortable place to rest after a busy day of exciting activities. All of our lodges have:

• central heating
• fully-equipped kitchens
• separate communal/dining area

Jubilee lodge: Sleeps 38 people (5 rooms of 6 and 4 twin rooms)
Bridger lodge: Sleeps 38 people (4 rooms of 8 and 3 twin rooms)
Pembroke lodge: Sleeps 28 people (all twin rooms)

At Downe, and all our Scout Activity Centres, you can choose to work with us as much or as little as you like. Your experience is completely tailored to you. Whether you have one day with us or longer, want to run your own visit or would like us to help plan and run your activities for you, just let us know. We’ll work with you to create the perfect visit for you and your group.

Facilities

All our lodges have fully equipped kitchens.
All our lodges have a separate communal/dining area.
All our lodges have a separate communal/dining area.
Please contact us for more information.
Please contact the centre for information on mobile phone coverage and land line facilities.
We do not have a games room.
All our lodges have central heating. Campfires are also allowed on site in designated areas. Please contact us for more information.
Our bedrooms range in size to sleep from 2 to 8 people.
Bed linen, towels and tea towels are not provided.
Each lodge has toilet facilities. None of the rooms are en suite.
We will endeavour to assist where possible. please contact us to discuss your needs.
Scout Adventures Downe is child friendly and has a range of activities to suit all age groups. There is not a nursery/playgroup on site.
Scout Adventures Downe has a range of outdoor activities for all age groups including archery, climbing, rifle shooting and zip-wire.
We do not have a swimming pool on site.
There is free parking available on site for our guests.
Smoking is not permitted within any buildings and is only permitted in small areas of our site.
No pets are allowed.

Location

Scout Adventures Downe is located just 16 miles from London and a short distance from Junctions 4 and 6 of the M25.
Biggin Hill and Orpington are the nearest towns to Scout Adventures Downe.
Scout Adventures Downe is well supplied by the local towns of Biggin Hill and Orpington. Supermarkets, pharmacies and more are no more than a 10 minute drive.
There are a range of pubs/restaurants within a 10 minute drive of Scout Adventures Downe.

Booking Information

Prices for indoor accommodation start at £8.80 per person per night (Based on the Jubilee/Bridger Lodge at full capacity. Food not included). Prices for individual activities start at £13.32 per session

Self Catering
Yes
Outside Caterers
Yes
Breakfast
Yes
Other Meals
Yes
Full Board Only
No
Wi-fi
Yes
Games Room
No
Hot Tub
No
Swimming Pool
No
Tennis Court
No
Pets
No
Open Fire
No
Disabled Access
Yes

Getting here

Birdhouse Lane
Downe
Orpington
Kent
BR6 7LJ
United Kingdom
There are many train stations near to Scout Adventures Downe, including Orpington and Chelsfield. The nearest major stations include Sevenoakes and Oxted.
There is a bus stop within Downe Village.
London Biggin Hill Airport is less than 10 minutes from Scout Adventures Downe. Gatwick Airport is around a 40 minute drive.

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Scout Adventures Downe, Orpington, Kent
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Sarah Marshall

+44 (0)1959 572 121
Birdhouse Lane
Downe
Orpington
Kent
BR6 7LJ
United Kingdom

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