Residential Venues

Girlguiding Cumbria South

Going Away with Guiding

Residential Venues


Going away with Guiding is an amazing experience and we have some great places to stay. Below is a list of approved venues that our members have used. If need advice on using accomodation not listed below please contact your commissioner or the outdoor team when when you start to plan your event.

The below lists a mix of indoor and camp venues some of which also offer outdoor activities.

You can contact the outdoor team on this email address:

Park House in Hawkshead

Owned by Hawskhead Guides & Scouts a residential house in the centre of popular Hawkshead. Find more info on their website –

Rydal Hall Youth Centre

Located in Rydal there is a separate youth centre within the hall grounds. Search for the Youth Centre on their main website –

Great Tower

Great Tower is a Scout owned centre in the Lake District with a mix of indoor and outdoor accomodation. Find info on their website –


Kepplewray is a residential activity centre in Broughton in Furness. Both indoor and outdoor accomodation is available. Find out more on their website here:

Lancashire Venues

Guys Farm is an activity centre –

Waddow Hall is a Girlguiding Activity Centre –





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