caythorpe court
lincolnshire

for secondary schools

About Caythorpe Court

The impressive 65 acres at Caythorpe Court activity centre make it a popular choice with secondary school groups from all over the UK.

In the heart of the countryside, just north of Grantham, the beautiful grounds at Caythorpe are packed full of adventures on land and water, designed to inspire, motivate and challenge your secondary school students.

Whether it’s a leap for the trapeze bar, reaching the top of the climbing wall or a team kayaking challenge, the activities at Caythorpe Court encourage each individual to enjoy learning something new.

We’ve got great facilities too. There’s a sports hall, a lake for watersports, playing fields and plenty of classroom space available for you to use.

For groups that like a choice of accommodation, we have a range of options to suit your requirements – whether it’s sole-occupancy blocks, cosy wooden lodges or our popular tented villages.

Accommodation

We have a choice of accommodation typically sleeping 4 or 6, all of which is en suite.

Teachers 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.

  • Students - 4-6 per tent
  • Teachers - 1 or 2 per tent

Adjacent shower and toilet facilities.

Facilities

  • Football pitch and playing fields
  • Lake
  • Sports hall
  • Classrooms
  • Meeting rooms
  • Shop
  • Bar
  • Teachers’ lounge

Activities available

Engaging children to learn through adventure is what we're all about. Our choice of adventure activities is designed to motivate, build confidence and encourage development.

All activity sessions are led by our well trained, enthusiastic instructors who know exactly how to make the most of the challenges and opportunities each activity presents.

Select an activity for a full description

Food

Balanced, great-tasting meals
We’ve got plenty of hot and cold food options for your students to choose from and all our meals are freshly cooked at every mealtime.

Soup and salad – a meal in itself
Our salad bar is always busy at mealtimes and provides a wide choice of healthy, nutritious salad choices for your group. There’s also homemade soup available every day and lots of fresh fruit – they can help themselves!

For the more particular
We’ll do our best to cater for any dietary requirements your students may have. Our catering team will always find something to suit. For those students who just want a bit more, just ask us – we always have extra food available.

Taking pride in what we do
Providing great food in a pleasant and well-maintained environment is important to us. We want to ensure your dining experience is as good as we can make it and we work hard to ensure you have everything you need.

Sample Day

Sample day for Secondary Schools 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!