Runway's End Outdoor Centre, Farnborough, Hampshire

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    from £ 2156
  • 2 night weekend
    from £ 616
  • 3 night weekend
    from £ 924
  • Midweek per night
    from £ 308

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Outdoor Centres
Large outdoor centre and pod village sleeping 111 with on-site activities, for family and friend get togethers near Aldershot

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends.
Runway's End Outdoor Centre, Farnborough, Hampshire, sleeps 20-111 in 22 bedrooms.

Sleeps 4 to 111 in the main lodge and pods:
Forge Lodge sleeps 71 (min group size 30)
10 pods sleep 4 each (min group 20)

Forge Lodge offers excellent purpose-built, self-catering accommodation sleeping up to 71 people with exclusive use for your group, with indoor and outdoor activities available on-site. Located in beautiful woodland, Forge Lodge has 11 bedrooms with 6 beds and 1 room with 5 beds, with all rooms benefiting from its own toilet and shower room.

Forge Lodge is fully accessible and has 2 ground floor bedrooms offering accessible wetrooms (one complete with electric changing hoist). Other facilities include a fully equipped kitchen, drying room and multi-activity space for indoor activities and/or lounge/dining area for mealtimes, featuring a log burner to keep you warm and snug in the winter. If you fancy sitting outside, Forge Lodge has a delightful open courtyard area where you can hang out and relax at the end of an action-packed day.

The camping pod village is available with exclusive use of all pods. Our brand new camping pods are ideal for a group wanting a luxury camping experience. With 10 individual pods each sleeping 4 people, this is perfect for groups of up to 40 people to escape the hustle bustle of modern day life. To keep you comfortable and connected, each pod has underfloor heating and charging points for small electrical items.

An accessible toilet and shower block is a short walk from the pods with individual cubicle showers and toilets. Exclusive use groups will also have access to an indoor kitchen and dining hall, complete with all equipment required to self cater for 40.

There is a games field close to the pods, allowing you plenty of space to chill out, run around or deliver some of your own activities (equipment available to hire).

Whether you’re a group of friends looking for an adventurous weekend away, organising a family get-together or a club holding a social event, Runway’s End Outdoor Centre is the ideal place to enjoy the great outdoors and have fun getting active with family and friends. A great environment and perfect location (only an hour from London by car and only 10 minutes off the M3).


Self-contained kitchen with electric hob/oven, microwave, fridges, freezers, kettle, hot water urn, dish sanitiser, utensils, crockery, cutlery.
Dining area with seating for up to 71 people in Forge Lodge and 40 people if using the Camping Pods.
Ample seating and log burner to relax by in the evening in Forge Lodge. Indoor space for relaxing if using the Camping Pods.
Projector and screen available for use.
No WiFi in Forge Lodge but free WiFi is available in Reception. Mobile phone signal varies depending on network.
There is no games room.
Forge Lodge is centrally heated and has a drying room. The Camping Pods have underfloor heating. Designated campfire spots available and logs to buy.
Forge Lodge has 11 bedrooms with 6 beds in each and 1 room with 5 beds. The 10 Camping Pods have 4 beds per pod.
Please bring your own bed linen or sleeping bag and own towels.
In Forge Lodge each of the 12 bedrooms has its own toilet and shower room. The Camping Pods have a nearby toilet/shower block.
Forge Lodge: Two bedrooms with fully accessible wetrooms (one complete with electronic changing hoist). Accommodation building is all on one level.
There are no specific facilities especially for children. All of the activities offered are suitable for children aged 6+ (8+ for watersports).
Forge Lodge has a private courtyard area with picnic benches. The Camping Pods have porches to sit in, are nearby to a games field for all to use.
There is no swimming pool.
There is limited parking available at the Centre and in the immediate vicinity.
No smoking or vaping on-site.
Sorry no pets. Assistance dogs welcome.


Runway’s End Outdoor Centre is located in a tranquil woodland setting in North Hampshire, just off the A325 close to Farnborough and Aldershot.
The nearest towns of Farnborough and Aldershot are approximately 2/3 miles from the Centre.
The Co-op in North Camp is 1.6 miles away (5 minute drive) or there is a large Tesco in Aldershot which is 3.4 miles away (9 minute drive) from the Centre.
The nearest pubs and restaurants are located in North Camp, 1.5 miles away.

Booking Information

The Camping Pods is exclusively booked with minimum occupancy of 20 - any guests above 20 in number will be charged at £15.36 pppn.
Forge Lodge is exclusively booked with a minimum occupancy for 30 people - any above 30 will be charged at £18.72 pppn.

Self Catering
Outside Caterers
Other Meals
Full Board Only
Games Room
Hot Tub
Swimming Pool
Tennis Court
Open Fire
Disabled Access

Getting here

1 Forge Lane
GU11 2RE
United Kingdom
Nearest train stations are Farnborough and Aldershot.
Nearest bus stop for both Farnborough and Aldershot is a 15 minute walk away.
The nearest major airport is London Heathrow Airport (LHR), approximately 30 miles from the Centre.

Rental Rates

PeriodWeekly Price3 Night Weekend2 Night WeekendMidweek per night
Camping Pods with exclusive use for 20 guests
Forge Lodge sleeping 30

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Runway's End Outdoor Centre, Farnborough, Hampshire

David Norrish

Joined us: 2018
+44 (0)1252 344 421
1 Forge Lane
GU11 2RE
United Kingdom