Outdoor centre and glamping pods sleeping 66 with activities in Bewdley, for families, reunions and walking groups
Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends. Frank Chapman Outdoor Education Centre, Worcestershire, sleeps 10 - 66 in 10 bedrooms.
The Frank Chapman centre is near to the small Georgian town of Bewdley with its beautiful churches and river walks. It's around 25 miles south-west of Sandwell and Birmingham, and easily accessible from the M5 and A456. Facilities and opportunities include:
120 participant beds- 66 in the main building, 44 in our glamping pods, and 10 in our on-site cottage, Callow Cottage.
Groups will have sole occupancy of the main building or the glamping pods. However, it is a shared site; other groups may be taking part in activities or occupying separate accommodation buildings during your stay.
The main centre has leader bedrooms near to dormitories for easy night time supervision and four dorms two sleeping 12, two sleeping 18. There is a comfortable staff room with WiFi, TV and small kitchen area. A large dining room, fully equipped kitchen and space for presentations/meetings and a separate common room space with comfortable seating. Wheelchair access, along with wet room and lift.
The cottages and glamping pods are perfect for smaller, specialist groups. There are 10 pods with two fixed bunkbeds and solar panel lighting, along with two staff pods that have two single beds and electricity. The pod field also houses a shower block and a fully equipped kitchen. The cottage sleeps 10 in three bedrooms and has a comfortable lounge and kitchen/dining area.
Activities can be provided at an additional cost to include high ropes, low ropes, climbing wall, mountain biking, archery, bushcraft and orienteering. There are playing fields, picnic areas, camp fire pits and forests to explore.
Ribbesford downhill track is very close to the centre, great for mountain biking and the Worcester Way passes at the end of the centre and the Wyre Forest has hundreds of miles of well-waymarked tracks for walking.
A mile from the Severn, one of the finest rivers for open canoe journeys and paddling.
Hampton Loade to Blackrock are perfect for a days paddle.
Bewdley is near to the Severn Valley Railway, West Midlands Safari Park and the Wyre Forest.