Campsites in Warwickshire

5 Ways Lakes

5 Ways Lakes

Details

Description

25 acre site, 2 lakes covering 5 acres, onsite cafe and tuck shop, 5 minutes from M6, M69 and A5.

Address
5 Ways Lakes
Coventry Road
 
Town
Wolvey
County
Warwickshire
Post code
LE10 3HF
Tel
01455 882961
Fax
-
Email
wolveyscouts@hotmail.co.uk
URL
-
Location
SP 425 863 - 52.473N 1.374W
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ASGC This site is a member of the Association of Scout and Guide Centres

Contact

Warden/Contact
Charlotte or Paul Merchant
Address
5 Ways Lakes
Coventry Road
Town
Wolvey
County
Warwickshire
Post code
LE10 3HF
Tel
07981864238
Fax
-
Email
wolveyscouts@hotmail.co.uk

Facilities

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

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Climbing
  • Abseiling
  • Air Rifle Shooting
  • Archery
  • Crate Stacking
  • Water Activities
  • Hike Routes
  • Orienteering
  • Raft Building
  • Pioneering
  • Aerial Runway
  • Assault Course
  • Backwoods Cooking
  • Inflatables
  • Craft Activities
  • Fishing
  • Badge Work
  • Off-road Driving
  • Tractor Rides

Local attractions

  • Swimming
  • Ice Skating
  • Cinema
  • Transport Museum
  • Warwick Castle
  • ''Coombe Abbey Country Park
  • Stratford Upon Avon
  • Bear Rock
  • Indoor Climbing Centre
  • Ten Pin Bowling
  • Twycross Zoo
  • Local Playing Fields
  • Nature Trail
  • Mallory Park Race
  • Circuit
  • Coventry Cathedral

Camping

Site available for Camping
All year
Maximum number of campers
500
Price range
£2.00 - £3.00
Deposit required
Yes
Suitable for County camps
Yes
Suitable for District camps
Yes
Suitable for Patrol camps
Yes
Suitable for "Backwoods" camps
Yes

Indoor

Building available
-
Number of buildings
-
Maximum number of residents
-
Price range
-
Deposit required
No
Beds provided
-
Fuel type
-
Kitchen/cooking area
No
Cooking/eating utensils
No
Building heated
No
Tables/chairs
No
Suitable for Pack holidays
No
Suitable for Beaver sleepover
No

Special needs

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

Other

Train station
Hinckley/Nuneaton/Coventry
Coach station
Hinckley/Nuneaton/Coventry
Airport
Birmingham
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
Nuneaton Tourist Information Centre Church St, Nuneaton CV11 4DR 024 7634 7006
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Alternate warden phone no: 07944685297; Catering is Available : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Supper, Packed Lunches for Days Out; We can provide full activity programmes, from an activity day to full week long summer camps; Please contact us with whatever your requirements are, programmes and catering to suit all budgets. The site is owned and run by a family of scouters. Along with other leaders at 1st Wolvey Scout Group we plan and organise camps for all sections. The site is manned 24 hours a day and open 7 days a week.

Last modified: 3rd March 2011

Alfrey Activity Centre Broadwater

Alfrey Activity Centre Broadwater

Details

Description

Open countryside and wooded area

Address
Alfrey Activity Centre Broadwater
Maxstoke Lane
Meriden
Town
Nr Coventry
County
Warwickshire
Post code
CV7 7HR
Tel
01676 523251
Fax
-
Email
bookings@broadwatersc.co.uk
URL
http://www.broadwatersc.co.uk
Location
SP 237 850 - 52.462N 1.651W
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ASGC This site is a member of the Association of Scout and Guide Centres

Contact

Warden/Contact
, Heather Wiggins
Address
Maxstoke Lane
Packington Lane
Town
Meriden
County
Warwickshire
Post code
CV7 7HR
Tel
07914 796233
Fax
02476 342296
Email
bookings@broadwatersc.co.uk

Facilities

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

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Aerial Runway (Summer only)
  • Air Rifle Shooting
  • Archery
  • Assault Course
  • Badge Making & Assorted Small Games
  • Bouncy Castle
  • Climbing Wall
  • Go Karts
  • Orienteering
  • Pond Dipping
  • Abseiling
  • Trampolines
  • Crate Stacking

Local attractions

  • Cadbury World
  • Drayton Manor Theme Park
  • Leicester Space Center
  • SeaLife Center Birmingham
  • Tamworth Snowdome
  • Birmingham (museums & arts)
  • Kenilworth Castle
  • Kingsbury Water Park
  • Motorcycle Museum
  • NEC Exhibition Centre
  • Warwick Castle

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year
Maximum number of campers
200
Price range
£2.00 - £3.00
Deposit required
Yes
Suitable for County camps
No
Suitable for District camps
Yes
Suitable for Patrol camps
No
Suitable for "Backwoods" camps
No

Indoor

Building available
All Year
Number of buildings
2
Maximum number of residents
50
Price range
£4.00 - £0.00
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
50
Fuel type
Gas/Elecrtric
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
Birmingham International
Coach station
Coventry or Birmingham
Airport
Birmingham
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
-
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Site Manager email: manager@broadwatersc.co.uk''''Please note the recent name change from Broadwater Campsite and Activity Centre, the site has now is named in honour of Mr Les Alfrey as of the 14th March 2009 to mark the 40 plus years of service to the campsite.

Last modified: 9th March 2009

H W C Knowles Memorial Site

H W C Knowles Memorial Site

Details

Description

Woodland

Address
H W C Knowles Memorial Site
Coton House
Churchover
Town
Rugby
County
Warwickshire
Post code
CV23 0AA
Tel
-
Fax
-
Email
-
URL
-
Location
SP 523 801 - 52.416N 1.231W
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Contact

Warden/Contact
Mrs M Barnett
Address
28 Dale Street
 
Town
Rugby
County
Warwickshire
Post code
 
Tel
01788550704
Fax
-
Email
rugby_dc@hotmail.com

Facilities

Toilets
Yes
Washing facilities
No
Water supply
Yes
Hot showers
No
Hot water
No
Cooking utensil washing area
No
Laundry
No
Waste disposal
No
Chemical toilet waste disposal
No
Public telephone
No
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

  • Archery

Local attractions

  • Canoeing
  • Swimming

Camping

Site available for Camping
1 Apr to 31 Oct
Maximum number of campers
180
Price range
-
Deposit required
No
Suitable for County camps
No
Suitable for District camps
No
Suitable for Patrol camps
Yes
Suitable for "Backwoods" camps
No

Indoor

Building available
1 Apr to 31 Oct
Number of buildings
1
Maximum number of residents
-
Price range
-
Deposit required
No
Beds provided
-
Fuel type
Gas
Kitchen/cooking area
Yes
Cooking/eating utensils
No
Building heated
No
Tables/chairs
No
Suitable for Pack holidays
No
Suitable for Beaver sleepover
No

Special needs

Site access
No
Camping location toilet washing access
No
Indoor accommodation access
No
Activities access
No

Other

Train station
Rugby
Coach station
Rugby
Airport
Birmingham
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
Rugby Library, St Matthew's Street, Rugby Tel: 01788542687
Brochure available from warden
No

Additional notes

Last modified: 21st May 2005

Rough Close Camp Site

Rough Close Camp Site

Details

Description

Woodland 66%, Flat camping fields 34%

Address
Rough Close Camp Site
Tanners Lane
 
Town
Coventry
County
Warwickshire
Post code
CV7 7DD
Tel
024 76464310
Fax
-
Email
roughclose@btconnect.com
URL
http://www.roughclose.org.uk
Location
SP 268 788 - 52.406N 1.606W
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ASGC This site is a member of the Association of Scout and Guide Centres

Contact

Warden/Contact
Nigel Stapleton
Address
137 Green Lane
 
Town
Coventry
County
West Midlands
Post code
CV3 6EB
Tel
024.76.410183
Fax
-
Email
roughclose@btconnect.com

Facilities

Toilets
Yes
Washing facilities
Yes
Water supply
Yes
Hot showers
Yes
Hot water
Yes
Cooking utensil washing area
Yes
Laundry
Yes
Waste disposal
Yes
Chemical toilet waste disposal
Yes
Public telephone
Yes
Security
Yes
Car park
Yes
Pioneering poles
Yes
Fridge freezer
Yes
Altar fires
Yes
Cooking area
Yes
Providore
Yes
Mail box
Yes
Campfire circle
Yes
Bivouacking area
-
Chapel
Yes

Activities

Onsite activities

  • Orienteering
  • Treasure Hunt Package
  • Scavenger Hunt Package
  • Foootball Goals
  • Unihoc Equipment
  • Volleyball Equipment
  • Bridging Pool
  • Obstacle Course Equipment
  • Pioneering Equipment
  • Crossbows
  • We are fully open for business while building work is carried out on a small part of the site.

Local attractions

  • Meriden possibly the center of England
  • Berkswell Windmill and Church
  • Midlands Sports Centre
  • Climbing Wall at the University of Warwick
  • Kenilworth Castle
  • Coventry Cathedral
  • Brandon Nature Reserve
  • Warwick Castle
  • British Road Trans Museum
  • Lunt Roman Fort Bagington
  • Coventry
  • National Motorcycle Museum
  • Stratford on Avon
  • Art Gallerys
  • Midlands Air Museum
  • NEC and the NAC.

Camping

Site available for Camping
All Year Round
Maximum number of campers
1000
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
Suitable for County camps
Yes
Suitable for District camps
Yes
Suitable for Patrol camps
Yes
Suitable for "Backwoods" camps
Yes

Indoor

Building available
All Year
Number of buildings
5
Maximum number of residents
-
Price range
-
Deposit required
Yes
Beds provided
-
Fuel type
Gas/Electricity
Kitchen/cooking area
Yes
Cooking/eating utensils
Yes
Building heated
No
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
Tile Hill (2 miles)
Coach station
Coventry (6 miles)
Airport
Birmingham International;
Sea/river port
-
Tourist information
Coventry information centre, Bayley Lane, Coventry tel: 024 76 832303
Brochure available from warden
Yes

Additional notes

Rough Close Management Sub Committee, Dave Hart davidwhart@btopenworld.com,

Last modified: 13th November 2010

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