Le Pré Catelan
Opal Coast

for Brigades and Cadets

About Le Pré Catelan

Explore rural France with your Boys’ or Girls’ Brigade group and stay at Le Pré Catelan, our cosy retreat on the Opal Coast. Our centre is located near the little town of Hardelot-Plague and comfortably accommodates two coach groups. The beach is just a 10 minute walk away and there’s plenty to explore nearby.

Popular excursions include visits to the local goats' cheese farm,  a traditional boulangerie or the local market at Le Touquet. It’s a fantastic opportunity for your young people to get a taste of French culture. Back on centre, our beautiful, private grounds feature thrilling adventure activities and there are plenty of recreational spaces to unwind in after a busy day out.


  • Groups - Multi-bedded rooms, each with a wash basin and toilets are on each floor and in the newly refurbished separate shower and toilet block
  • Leaders - Twin or triple en suite rooms with hot drink facilities


  • On-site activity bases
  • Spacious dining room
  • Leaders’ lounge with complimentary tea and coffee
  • Safe for passports and money
  • Private gardens and grounds
  • Shop
  • Wi-Fi for Party Leaders

Activities available

The grounds at Le Pré Catelan offer a fantastic choice of free adventure activities for you and your group to take advantage of whilst on centre.

The nearby beach also offers even more activities to try out - it's a great way to pack even more adventure and fun into your trip to the Opal Coast.

See the evening entertainment on offer at Le Pré Catelan.

Select an activity for a full description


Locally sourced, tasty meals with a French flavour!
Our delicious menus provide a balance between the familiar and the opportunity to try food with a distinctly French flavour too - snails anyone?

  • Hot and cold meals with vegetarian options
  • Fresh croissants at breakfast
  • 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 Brigades and Cadets at Le Pré Catelan
Schedule Activities
07.00 - 09.00 Get up, get ready and fuel up for the day ahead
09.15 - 12.30 Morning activities - Excursions or Activity Sessions
12.30 - 14.00 Your choice of packed lunch on centre or out on a day trip
14.15 - 17.30 Afternoon activities - Excursions or Activity Sessions
18.00 - 19.00 Time to eat again - a different menu each day
19.00 - 21.00  The evening entertainment programme keeps your group engaged until bedtime - at Le Pré Catelan we'll incorporate a French flavour.
21.00 / 21.30 Bedtime. Catch up on some zzz's and prepare to do it all over again tomorrow!

Centre address

PGL Le Pré Catelan
Avenue des Bois
Hardelot Plage