Windmill Hill
East Sussex

for Cubs and Scouts

 

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About Windmill Hill

Situated on the edge of the picturesque Sussex Downs, Windmill Hill is an ideal destination for an outdoor adventure camp. It has a heated outdoor swimming pool and plenty of adventure activities in the spacious grounds to give your Cubs and Scouts an exhilarating and challenging experience.

There are purpose-built lakes for canoeing and raft building, a large sports hall, sports pitches and a recreation area for when the day’s activities are over.

For groups wanting to venture further afield and explore the area surrounding Windmill Hill, there’s the nearby historic sites of Hastings and Leeds Castle.

An evening entertainment session every day keeps your Cubs and Scouts occupied and having fun until bedtime. Accommodation is provided in en suite lodges in the centre grounds.

Accommodation

  • Groups - Lodges with en suite rooms, sleeping 5-6
  • Leaders - Twin en suite rooms

Facilities

  • Sports hall
  • Sports pitches
  • Lakes
  • Recreation and shop area
  • Heated outdoor swimming pool (May-Sept)
  • Leaders' lounges
  • Seminar rooms and meeting rooms

Explore the facilities, accommodation and activities on a virtual tour (opens in new window):

Virtual Tour of PGL Windmill Hill

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 full list of activities available at Windmill Hill is featured below. There's also plenty to keep everyone busy in the evenings, with lively entertainment sessions led by the PGL team.

See the evening entertainment available at Windmill Hill.

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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 Cubs and Scouts at Windmill Hill
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!