Hamlet Wood

Details

Description

Kentish coppice woodland, camping in clearings plus two buildings for hire

Address
Hamlet Wood
Stockett Lane
East Farleigh
Town
Maidstone
County
Kent
Post code
ME15 0QG
Tel
01622 744226
Fax
-
Email
warden@hamletwood.org.uk
URL
http://www.hamletwood.org.uk/
Location
TQ 747 524 - 51.243N 0.503E
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Mr M Mills
Address
36 Curzon Road
 
Town
Maidstone
County
Kent
Post code
ME14 5BB
Tel
01622759313
Fax
-
Email
warden@hamletwood.org.uk

Facilities

Toilets
Yes
Washing facilities
Yes
Water supply
Yes
Hot showers
Yes
Hot water
Yes
Cooking utensil washing area
No
Laundry
No
Waste disposal
Yes
Chemical toilet waste disposal
Yes
Public telephone
Yes
Security
No
Car park
Yes
Pioneering poles
Yes
Fridge freezer
No
Altar fires
Yes
Cooking area
Yes
Providore
Yes
Mail box
No
Campfire circle
Yes
Bivouacking area
-
Chapel
Yes

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Nature Trail
  • Climbing Tower
  • Abseil Wall
  • Leather Craft
  • Woodland Coppice Crafts Demonstrations
  • Nature Walks
  • Pioneering Project Kits

Local attractions

  • Farm Trail
  • Swinning
  • Pond Dipping
  • Ten Pin Bowling
  • Ice Skating
  • Chatham Historic Docks
  • Beltring Hop Farm
  • Museum of Kent Rural Life
  • River Bus from Maidstone to Allington
  • Leeds Castle

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
250
Price range
£4.00 - £0.00
Deposit required
Yes
Suitable for County camps
No
Suitable for District camps
Yes
Suitable for Patrol camps
Yes
Suitable for "Backwoods" camps
Yes

Indoor

Building available
All Year
Number of buildings
2
Maximum number of residents
25
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
30
Fuel type
Gas/Electricity
Kitchen/cooking area
Yes
Cooking/eating utensils
Yes
Building heated
Yes
Tables/chairs
Yes
Suitable for Pack holidays
Yes
Suitable for Beaver sleepover
Yes

Special needs

Site access
Yes
Camping location toilet washing access
Yes
Indoor accommodation access
Yes
Activities access
Yes

Other

Train station
Maidstone
Coach station
Maidstone
Airport
-
Sea/river port
Dover/Folkestone
Tourist information
Maidstone
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Access to site is by appointment ONLY as site is locked. Local Bus Service from Coxheath, 1 mile from the campsite.''''Backwoods camps can be arranged on a small scale. Building hire is

Last modified: 11th February 2011

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