Ideal for school group accommodation

By Joanne Rowe | Blog

Mar 23

Coldwell Activity Centre is a great Centre for school group accommodation and also activity days.


Reasons to use us:

  • You will be supporting a not-for-profit organisation (profit goes towards groups like the Young Carers have a break away and day events.
  • Exclusive use of the building and grounds (no sharing with other groups)
  • Opportunity to extend into the conservatory
  • Lancashire County Council Approved Centre
  • Staff on call-all 4 within 10 minutes drive away
  • Homely accommodation – helps younger pupils feel more comfortable
  • 3 en-suite bedrooms available for teachers/ leaders
  • Separate room with phone for teachers/ break -out room for private one-to-ones
  • Games room with pool table, table football, stereo and piano
  • Den upstairs with large pull-down screen and x-box 360 , ideal for playing games and film nights
  • Tuck shop – contains, chocolate, pop, free walk maps, orienteering course and team building games with instructions
  • Conference room with interactive whiteboard and flipcharts, ideal for revision breaks
  • Lift and downstairs bedroom with wetroom
  • Beautiful scenery, rural location yet 10 minutes drive from town Centre
  • Activity Day packages with lunch available without accommodation (also flexibility to use the facilities and do your own thing)
  • Washer and dryer and fully-equipped kitchen
  • Drying room for waterproofs
  • Flexibility of self-catering up to full-board. All dietary requirements met
  •  Activity providers all insured and some can cater for curriculum based programmes
  • Extensive activity list.


Example of a Primary school activity day – reception class of around 46 pupils

Bugs and butterflies theme

3 activities will be rotated between the 3 groups

  • Activity 1 – trials and trails
  • Activity 2 – decorating bun, mask and bag to take home (butterfly or bug)
  • activity 3 – Orienteering course in the woods


9.15am arrival , split the group into 3 groups

9.30- 10.30am – Activity for each group

10.30-10.45am -toilet break/ drinks

11am – 12 noon – Activity for each group

12 noon – 1pm – If weather permits tedddy bears picnic in the woods or in the conservatory

1pm – 2pm – Activity for each group


For further information, please contact us.




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