Bawdsey Manor
Suffolk

for Brigades and Cadets

 

New for 2018

About Bawdsey Manor

Located in an area of outstanding natural beauty on the Suffolk Heritage Coast, Bawdsey Manor has over 140 acres of grounds to explore and a range of great facilities including a sports hall/gym, playing fields and a scenic beach – ideal for a coastal walk!

There's an exciting range of challenging adventure activities to motivate and inspire your group including quad biking, survivor, Aeroball and trapeze. Comfortable accommodation is provided, as well as dedicated support from the on-centre team throughout your stay.

See Bawdsey Manor from the air in this recent video here

Accommodation

Accommodation Blocks

  • Groups - En suite rooms with bunk beds sleep 4-8
  • Leaders - En suite twin & single rooms

Manor House

  • Groups - Rooms with bunk beds sleep 4-10 (showers and toilets located close by)
  • Leaders - En suite twin & single rooms

Tents

Chalet-style tents with solid bases and frame beds

  • Groups - 4-5 per tent
  • Leaders - 1 or 2 per tent

Showers and toilets are located close by with separate facilities for leaders

Facilities

  • Playing fields
  • Meeting rooms / classrooms
  • Sports hall / gym
  • Shop
  • Teachers’ lounges
  • Beaches

Activities available

Our wide range of thrilling adventure activities has something to suit everyone and our experienced instructors know how to bring out the best in each individual.

The adventure activities available at Bawdsey Manor this summer are listed below. We also have a fun and varied evening entertainment programme to keep everyone busy until bedtime!

See the evening entertainment available at Bawdsey Manor.

Select an activity for a full description

Food

Enjoyable mealtimes with nutritious and tasty food
Our meals are freshly cooked, balanced and will give your group plenty of energy to keep them going throughout the day. 

  • Hot and cold meals with vegetarian options
  • Homemade soup every day
  • Self-service salad bar
  • Fresh fruit with every meal
  • Allergies, intolerances and special diets catered for - see our Leader Guide
  • Support for fussy eaters - see our Parent Guide

Sample Day

Sample day for Brigades and Cadets at Bawdsey Manor
Schedule Activities
07.00 - 09.00 Get up, get ready and fuel up for the day ahead
09.15 - 12.30 Morning activities - usually 2 sessions with a 15 minute break in-between
12.30 - 14.00 Dry off & clean up. Time for a fresh & tasty two-course hot lunch
14.15 - 17.30 Afternoon activities - 2 exciting sessions with a 15 minute break in-between
18.00 - 19.00 Time to eat again - a different menu each day
19.00 - 21.00 Talent shows, campfires, quizzes and more. The evening entertainment programme keeps you laughing until bedtime.
21.00 / 21.30 Bedtime. Catch up on some zzz's and prepare to do it all over again tomorrow!