Coldwell Group Accommodation Features & Info

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Wake up to this view when you stop at Coldwell

Would you like your own private building for your group accommodation – a building which you don’t have to share with anybody else? Accommodation that’s secluded, with no neighbours – a place where you can relax? How about staying in the stunning Lancashire countryside, in a building with views overlooking the Coldwell reservoir, and the Pendle and Bouldsworth hills – located in the heart of Bronte country and right next to Wycoller?

Why not make Coldwell your next choice for you group accommodation – here’s what you get:

  • 13 bedrooms sleeping up to 37 people, with 3 en-suite (see floor plan below)
  • Over 25 indoor and outdoor activities to choose from 
  • Large homely lounge, with comfy settees and armchairs
  • Den with games console room with Xbox 360 and full screen projector and settees. Also now set up to watch Freeview TV.  
  • Games room with pool table , table football, piano and stereo
  • Fully equipped kitchen with Bain Marie , warming oven, large fridge, freezer, dishwasher, all utensils
  • Dining room seats up to 36 people (this can be extended if you hire the conservatory function room 
  • Self-Catering and Full Board Packages available with different options and prices– we can cater to dietary requirements (halal, vegetarian and vegan , food allergies, etc.)
  • Conference room with interactive whiteboard and flip charts (ideal for meetings and team building groups)
  • A building with full-disabled access, with wheelchair ramps, and lift to the 1st floor, two downstairs bedrooms, one with adjoining disabled friendly wetroom.
  • Drying room with waterproofs and wellington boots
  • Access to a washer and dryer – washing powder provided
  • Children’s Play Area
  • Availability to extend the dining facilities into our conservatory function room overlooking the reservoir (at an extra cost)
  • Only 10 minutes drive away from local shops (Colne and Nelson) and the M65
  • Staff on call when you stay
  • Free wireless internet/broadband available
  • Large gated private car park
  • Late check-out times (subject to availability – extra charge but includes conservatory function room.
  • Free Orienteering course in the woods, free walk maps and free team building games with instructions.
  • Located an hour’s drive away from Leeds, Manchester, and Preston
  • Gas barbeque and karaoke machine available to hire.

If you want more information, or wish to making a booking, contact us on – 01282 601819 – or click here send us an email.

For the up to date full floor plan of the bedrooms please click on bedroom plan.

accommodation floorplan

For further information about our facilities please read on


Residential bedrooms

Enjoy a great nights sleep in our cozy bedrooms

Combine our cosy rooms with the peace and quiet of the countryside you’re guaranteed to get a good night’s sleep and feel relaxed. With thirteen bedrooms and the ability to sleep up to thirty-seven people, the Coldwell Centre is the ideal place for you and your group.

You’ll feel right at home in our bedrooms, every room is simple yet comfortable – each room has between 2-4 beds, a lamp, a cupboard, and a wardrobe. If you need extra beds, let us know. We can provide extra fold up beds which can be added to the larger rooms at no extra cost.

All our rooms are secure and lockable and have their own key. A Wardrobe and drawers are found in every room allowing you to safely store personal items and clothes.

Many rooms have windows which overlook the gorgeous views of the Lancashire countryside and the reservoir. All the windows can be opened, allowing you to keep cool during those warm months and enjoy the fresh countryside air.

You’ll be kept warm during those colder nights, as every room has a radiator and double glazed windows.  The centre itself is well insulated with a dedicated oil heater powering the building. We can also provide you with extra bedding if you need it.

Bedrooms 1 to 4 are at one side of the safety door, while the remaining rooms are at the other side of safety door. This is ideal for schools  or religious groups who want to keep the sexes apart.

A room with a private phone is available. The room is designed with group leaders and teachers in mind; you’ll be able to make private phone calls without being disturbed. This room also contains a tuck shop with chocolate, sweets and drinks to purchase. Also we have a large selection of dvd’s to borrow, free Orienteering maps (for the course in the woods)and free walk maps of the local area contained in this room. Also an orienteering course of the beautiful historic area of Wycoller.


Disabled Access

The Centre Main entrance has double doors for extra room for wheelchairs. The doors open up straight into the building with just a lip on the door entrance base for wheelchairs to easily enter the building.

Downstairs we have double doors into the spacious lounge with leather setees eitherside leaving a wide open space for wheelchairs to manoeuvre easily.

The bedrooms have full-disabled access with a large lift connecting the ground floor with the first floor.Upstairs there is a disabled friendly toilet.

The Centre has a large wet room, with disabled shower and toilet. The room is located on the ground floor and is big enough for wheelchairs to enter. The room is fitted with safety aids and has an adjoining bedroom.

The dining space is adequate. There is also the option to use the conservatory function room for extra dining space (this is an extra cost but would also include a late check-out for Sunday departures).There is stone steps down into the conservatory from the dining room , but can be entered from the outside entrance for wheelchair users.  Again the entrance has a flat entrance into the conservatory,ideal for wheelchair users.   The function space also has a wheelchair friendly toilet, along with lots of space inside for dining or for whatever purpose needed.

Outside the conservatory there is a play area patio with outdoor picnic benches, two of which have been designed for wheelchair users in mind.  From the play area there is a path to the left out to a cabin, available either with the Centre or for day events. This has a wheelchair accessible path leading straight into the cabin.  Follow the path right from the play area takes you to the woods with a horse-shoe path in the clearing suitable for wheelchair users.

We have many of our activities that are suitable for wheelchair users and other disabilities.  Also if you have a fishing licence or you can obtain a temporary licence, you can fish on the lower Coldwell reservoir opposite. This now boasts of having a wheelchair friendly jetty to fish.




Why not save money and go self catering when you stop at Coldwell. With a fully equipped kitchen you’ll easily be able to feed your group. Our kitchen is the perfect place to serve hearty meals after a hard day of activities.  The kitchen is well equipped , stainless steel and has the following features:

  • Ban Marie
  • Warming Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Large fridge in kitchen, separate freezer
  • Small fridge in the dining room
  • Stainless steel work surfaces
  • Two Microwaves
  • Large Oven with extractor fan
  • Separate Grill
  • Toasters
  • Instant hot water boiler
  • Large serving dishes, pot and pans
  • Cutlery, glasses and cups and utensils

Adjacent to the kitchen is a large dining room which will comfortably seat up to thirty-six people. Food can be served to this room through the serving hatch and door. We also have door that extend out to our Cafe down a few stone steps, this can be used when the Cafe is closed for an additional charge. This would be perfect for any functions ideally for birthday’s anniversaries, family get-together s. The Cafe has fantastic views of the opposing reservoir.

If you don’t’ fancy cooking that’s fine, Coldwell is located ten minutes drive away from the delightful market town town of Colne full of independent shops and cafe’s . Or you can opt for  take-aways (Chinese, Indian, Fish and Chips, KFC, McDonalds). Please ask staff for details on local take-aways that know our location well.

Full Board or Bed and Breakfast

If you want to save time and relax when you stop at Coldwell, our full board package might be for you.

When you stop at Coldwell you can pick the food plan to suit your needs and budget; we can supply you with three meals a day; provide just breakfast; or supply a buffet.  All menus can be catered to suit your particular dietary needs (halal, vegetarian, vegan, , food allergies, etc). You decide what you want and we’ll make it.

The Lounge

Our spacious lounge is fantastic for get-togethers, family parties, and celebrations. The lounge has settees and armchairs;   TV (with Freeview) with DVD player; it’s a great place to watch movies,  play games, or catch up.

Wheelchair users will find the lounge easy to move around in, it’s wide, the floor is flat, and the rooms are linked with double doors that can be wedged open.

Games Rooms

You’ll find loads of games for kids and adults to play at the Coldwell centre, including; a pool table, a piano, and a table football . You don’t have to pay to use them, they’re all free.

You’ll find even more entertainment in our console room. The room has a wall projector, an Xbox 360. Imagine the fun you’ll have playing your family and friends on a 6ft x 6ft screen.

The room comes with comfy settees and chairs, and is far enough away from the lounge so you won’t get disturbed by the noise. It’s the ideal place for kids to escape their parents, teachers, or supervisors.


 Free Wireless Broadband Available

Free wireless broadband is available when you stay. Just ask our staff for the password and you’ll be able to use it.

Conference Rooms

Enjoyed your team building activities, why not perform a presentation about them using our conference room with interactive whiteboard.

The room contains office tables and chairs and can seat up to forty people; it’s an excellent place for your group to do their homework, paperwork, and write-ups.

Conference Room

Conference Room

Family birthdays/occasions

With a spacious lounge, pool table, table football and game console room, the Coldwell Centre is ideal for family celebrations. Popular for milestone birthdays , anniversaries or just a general get-together where you have the time and space to enjoy the time with your family over the 2 nights or sometimes more.  The centre is isolated, and not near any busy roads or public areas. You can let you children play around the centre and not have to worry about them getting bored with the play area, woods and land available.

Did you know that our large conference room also doubles as a bouncy castle room? If you book Coldwell we also have details of a Bouncy Castle company that has a castle that fits inside.

We also have a patio area play area with picnic benches ,  it is all yours for your children to enjoy.

Kids play area

Kids play area


Rehearsal Room

If you’re looking for a rehearsal room, with accommodation, in Lancashire, then consider using Coldwell.

Our large conference room can emptied of all seating and used as a practice area for bands, drama groups, choirs, etc.

With no neighbours to disturb, bands and groups can practice all night. Also, your expensive instruments will be secure inside the alarmed building. And you’ll be sleeping right above them for extra peace of mind.

Outside Areas

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Drying Room and Washer & Dryer

Wet clothes, boots all muddy after a hard day’s activities, then stick them our drying room. They’ll be heated overnight and dry by the morning – ready for another full day of activities.

We have a free washer and dryer for muddy and soiled clothes. There’s no charge for using these machines, they’re included in your accommodation package. We’ll also provide the washing powder.

Free Tour Of The Building

Why not come and visit us. It’s the best way to get a clear picture of how good Coldwell is for you and your group. We’ll give you a FREE tour of the building; its facilities and activities; we’ll show you everything it has to offer.

So pop along and have a tour of the place, we’ll throw in a free brew and cake when you visit.

If you fancy a FREE tour of the building, get in touch today. Phone us on 01282 601819 or click here to send us an email

Places Are Limited – Avoid Disappointment, Contact Us Today

Some of our guests book Coldwell months, even years in advance. We can often be fully booked for months at a time.

Don’t miss out on all these wonderful features – contact us today and avoid being disappointed.

How To Book

To book Coldwell contact us on us on 01282 601819 or click here to send us an email

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