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.
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