Newby Wiske Hall
North Yorkshire, England

for international students

About Newby Wiske Hall

Close to the historic city of York and located in a very beautiful rural part of Northern England, Newby Wiske Hall is currently being developed to provide an exciting new residential camp – perfect for international schools.

Opening in spring 2018, Newby Wiske Hall will have a variety of adventure activities for students to try within the centre grounds, comfortable en suite accommodation and lots of classroom space for study sessions.

The cities of Leeds, Newcastle, York and Sheffield provide a range of cultural sightseeing opportunities and the centre is located just an hour from Leeds airport, with Manchester and Newcastle also nearby.

If you would like to enquire about availability, we are now taking bookings for spring 2018 so call us now to secure your preferred dates.


  • Students – En suite rooms with bunk beds sleep 4-6
  • Party Leader - En suite single rooms


  • Football pitch and playing fields
  • Meeting rooms / classrooms
  • Sports hall
  • Shop
  • Teachers’ lounges
  • On-site lake

Activities available

PGL gives your students the opportunity to try a range of exciting adventure activities - all supervised by experienced, English-speaking instructors.

This gives your students the ideal opportunity to develop fluency and conversational English as they interact with their instructors, peers and the other groups on centre.

Select an activity for a full description


Healthy food, lots of choice
We’ll give your group plenty of choice at mealtimes and can provide advice on the different options available.

Balanced nutrition
Whether it’s a ‘full English’ at breakfast time or a mix of delicious options at dinner, our meals are all freshly cooked and come with a choice of salad and fresh fruit. There’s also delicious, homemade soup available every day and if they’re still hungry, we can always provide extra food.

Support for dietary needs
If any members of your group have special dietary requirements, just speak to a member of our friendly catering team and let us take care of any special requests you may have.

Our high standards
You can be assured that we maintain the highest standards in all areas of our catering facilities. Our dining rooms are well equipped, with friendly and helpful staff available to support the needs of your group. We strive to ensure a great dining experience for all our guests.

Sample Day

Sample day for International Students at Newby Wiske Hall
Schedule Activities
07.00 - 09.00 Get up, get ready and fuel up for the day ahead
09.00 - 12.00 Activity sessions, English lessons or excursions
12.00 - 14.00 Hot lunch on centre or packed lunch on a trip
14.00 - 17.00 Activity sessions, English lessons or excursions
18.00 - 19.00 Time to eat again - a different menu each day
19.30 - 21.00 Evening social programme organised by our English-speaking staff, students may mix with English speaking children and further develop their language skills
22.00 Time for bed - back to our comfortable en suite accommodation

Excursions in the North East of England for International Students

Discover the history and culture of the area with exciting day and half-day excursions.

  • North York Moors National Park
  • Yorkshire Dales National Park
  • Harrogate – historic spa town
  • Jorvik Viking Centre
  • The York Dungeon
  • York Minster
  • York Castle and City Walls