Activity centre and campsite in Luton

Woodcroft is suitable for pack holidays, indoor holidays, trainings, and camping.

Woodcroft was built in 1988 and is situated in 41/2 acres about 5 miles from Luton Town Centre just off the A6 at Bramingham Wood.

There are areas of woodland adjoining the building and the main hall opens onto a lawn suitable for Brownies and Rainbows to play on. A short walk through the woods there is a field of approximately 1 acre suitable for wide games, Brownie Revels and camping etc.

There is easy access for the disabled, with a portable ramp at the main entrance and a purpose built accessible toilet and shower.

The whole site is enclosed by palisade fencing.

Activity centre:

24 bed carpeted dormitory – users are required to bring their own sleeping bags, pillows and sheets. (Please note top bunks are not suitable for children under 6 years)

Shower room with accessible toilet and shower, and two further showers, and 2 wash basins (hot and cold) with outside access. (See B on the plan)

Cloakroom containing 3 toilets, 3 wash basins (hot and cold).

Separate cloak room used as gents toilet when required. (See B on the plan)

Guiders’ room with fitted carpet, wardrobe, sleeps 5, 4 on bunk beds, plus a comfortable sofa bed and armchair, telephone.

Kitchen – large well equipped, fridge / freezer. 6 ring gas cooker, extraction canopy above cooker to comply with latest regulations, serving hatch to main hall, crockery and cutlery for up to 36 people, 6 slice toaster, telephone.

Large Hall – tables and chairs and flag pole.

Hot water and full central heating.

First aid room. Fitted carpet, bunk bed and wash basin.

Camp site:

1 acre field for camping with separate entrance. Tap and fenced Elsan disposal on field.

Outside tap.

Outside flag pole.

Souvenirs available (teddies, badges, wellie pegs, bugs etc.) details will be given on booking.

Local attractions:

Library Theatre

Luton Museums

Whipsnade Zoo

Dell Farm

Woodside Animal Farm

Inspire: Luton Sports Centre (swimming & sports)

Futures Fun factory

Contact us:

Please use the booking form to request a booking and email it to woodcroft@bedsguiding.org.uk once completed.

Find us at Lygetun Drive, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU3 3QD