Pestalozzi
East Sussex

for primary schools

NEW for 2020!

  • PGL Pestalozzi, East Sussex

About Pestalozzi

Six miles north of Hastings, Pestalozzi occupies a 138-acre site in a peaceful rural setting. With an exciting range of adventure activities and a lake for watersports it's an ideal destination for your next school trip.

There's a variety of accommodation (including en suite and tents in the summer), plus meeting rooms, classrooms and plenty of open space for your group to enjoy.

Accommodation


Battle

Dormitory-style rooms.

  • Pupils - En suite rooms sleep 4-6
  • Teachers - En suite twin rooms

Hastings

Dormitory-style rooms.

  • Pupils - Rooms with bunk beds sleep 4-6
    (showers and toilets located close by)
  • Teachers - En suite twin rooms

Tented Village

Chalet-style tents you can stand up in and proper beds!

  • Pupils - 4 or 5 per tent
  • Teachers - 1 or 2 per tent

Showers and toilets are located close by with separate facilities for teachers.

Teachers tents have a power point to charge mobile phones etc.

Facilities

  • Playing fields
  • Meeting rooms / classrooms
  • Shop
  • Teachers’ lounges

Activities available

All activity sessions are led by our well trained, enthusiastic instructors and are specially designed to motivate, build confidence and encourage development in pupils.

The full list of activities available at Pestalozzi is featured below. Each evening there'll be a lively entertainment programme to enjoy too. 

See the evening entertainment available at Pestalozzi

Select an activity for a full description

Food

Enjoyable mealtimes with nutritious and tasty food
Our meals are freshly cooked, balanced and will give your pupils 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 Teacher Guide
  • Support for fussy eaters - see our Parent Guide

Sample Day

Sample day for Primary Schools at Pestalozzi
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!

Centre address

PGL Pestalozzi
Ladybird Lane
Sedlescombe
Battle
TN33 0UF

FREE Teacher Preview Weekends

FREE Teacher Preview Weekends

Try out some of our exciting adventure activities for yourself on a Teacher Preview Weekend.