Caythorpe Court

for Brownies and Guides


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About Caythorpe Court

Our activity adventure camp in Lincolnshire, Caythorpe Court, is the perfect venue for an escape to the country for Brownies and Guides. Just ten miles north of Grantham, our Grade II listed mansion house stands in 65 acres of grounds full of exciting adventure activities for your girls to enjoy.

There’s a lake for watersports, giant swings, climbing towers, zip wires and plenty of outdoor space for your girls to run around in. There’s also a sports hall for evening activities and meeting rooms which you can use for your own programme in the evening if you prefer.

There’s a variety of comfortable, purpose built, en suite accommodation and a choice of tents in the summer.


A choice of accommodation typically sleeping 3-8, all of which is en suite. Leaders are in single or twin en suite rooms. Single occupancy can be requested for some blocks – subject to minimum numbers.

Tented Village

Chalet-style tents with solid bases and frame beds

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

Adjacent shower and toilet facilities


  • Football pitch and playing fields
  • Lake
  • Sports hall
  • Meeting rooms
  • Shop
  • Leaders’ bar
  • Leaders’ lounge

Activities available

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

And with PGL, you can rely on getting the best value for money: adventure and evening activities, equipment, instruction, food and accommodation are all included in the price, as well as round the clock support during your stay.

The full list of activities available at Caythorpe Court is featured below.

There's plenty to keep everyone busy in the evenings too with lively evening entertainment sessions led by the PGL team.

See the evening entertainment available at Caythorpe Court.

Select an activity for a full description


Plenty of choice for your girls
Our catering team work hard to prepare balanced, nutritious meals at breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Extra healthy or extra food?
Whether your Brownies & Guides are passionate about healthy eating or just need that little extra bit of re-fuelling, we have a fantastic self-service salad bar that offers a great range of delicious salad choices. We also have tasty, homemade soup for them to try and plenty of fresh fruit that they can take with them to keep them going between activity sessions.

If after all that, they still would like a little more, just ask one of our friendly catering team and we’ll be happy to provide extra food.

Catering to your needs
There may be girls in your group that have special dietary needs or some that are just choosy about what they eat. Whatever the requirement, our team will be able to provide a variety of alternative options to suit the needs of your group.

A pleasant dining experience
We take pride in keeping our catering facilities clean and well maintained. Our team work hard to ensure you have an enjoyable mealtime experience and will always give a warm welcome to your group.

Food at Barton Hall for Brownies and Guides

View our sample menu

Sample Day

Sample day for Brownies and Guides at Caythorpe Court
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 refreshment break
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 refreshment break
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!
Brownie & Guide Exclusive Weekends

Brownie & Guide Exclusive Weekends

Developed in partnership with Girlguiding, these popular weekends just for Brownies and just for Guides are packed with adventure activities, from climbing and abseiling to giant swing and zip wire.