Grangewaters outdoor education centre

Our prices

We offer a wide range of exciting activities and visit types at great value prices.

Group visits for up to 10 people

These prices are for up to 10 people taking part in non-motorised activities. Celebration party packages include an instructor, equipment and lodge hire, plus the use of shower facilities, recreational space and 1 hour indoors to enjoy your party food.

Group visit type Prices
1 activity £131
2 activities, half-day £240
4 activities, full day £440
Celebration party groups, under 14 years-old – 1 activity, 1.5 hours £160
Celebration party groups, under 14 years-old – 2 activities, 3 hours £284
Celebration party groups, 14 to 18 years-old – 1 activity, 1.5 hours £155
Celebration party groups, 14 to 18 years-old – 2 activities, 3 hours £290
Celebration party groups, over 18 years-old – 1 activity, 1.5 hours £157
Celebration party groups, over 18 years-old – 2 activities, 3 hours £280
Corporate groups – 1.5 hours £59
Corporate groups – 3 hours £102.50
Corporate groups – 4.5 hours £142
Corporate groups – 6 hours £178

Family visits

With our VIP offer for 2021, you can book up to a whole day of any of these activities for your family and get the instructor all to yourself – no sharing with other individuals or groups!

Family packages include equipment and use of shower facilities. We can offer different packages for families of different sizes – examples are below.

Family visit type Prices
Up to 2 adults and 2 children – 1 activity £102
Up to 2 adults and 2 children – 2 activities, half day £188
Up to 2 adults and 2 children – 4 activities, full day £330
Up to 2 adults and 4 children – 1 activity £116
Up to 2 adults and 4 children – 2 activities, half day £205
Up to 2 adults and 4 children – 4 activities, full day £342

All family visits are just £8.50 per person, per activity, during school holidays!

Residential visits – includes full activity programme

Our residential prices are for children and young people up to the age of 19 years-old. All prices are per person and include:

  • up to 3 activities on the first and last day
  • up to 4 activities on all other days
  • all activity and safety equipment
  • free accommodation for your staff – 1 staff member for every 10 children or young people
Residential visit type Prices
Full board, 2 days, 1 night £149
Full board, 3 days, 2 nights £230
Full board, 4 days, 3 nights £315
Full board, 5 days, 4 nights £394
Self-catering, 2 days, 1 night £103
Self-catering, 3 days, 2 nights £160
Self-catering, 4 days, 3 nights £224
Self-catering, 5 days, 4 nights £280
Room only, 1 night – no activities £18
Camping only, 1 night – no activities £6.50

Day visits for training

Our training lodge provides a space for learning and tuition indoors. We can also offer a catering package for groups using the lodge. The prices below do not include activities.

Day visit type Prices
Training lodge, 1 hour – for a minimum of 2 hours £14.80
Training lodge, half-day £39
Training lodge, full day £69
Catering per person, including breakfast, packed lunch and evening meal – for a minimum of 10 people £22.20

Private tuition

Our expert instructors offer private tuition to individuals or groups.

Tuition type Prices
Individual or first person in group, 1.5 hours £52
Individual or first person in group, 3 hours £89
Individual or first person in group, 4.5 hours £116
Each additional person, 1.5 hours £28.50
Each additional person, 3 hours £46.50
Each additional person, 4.5 hours £63.50

Duke of Edinburgh's Award

We host Bronze, Silver and Gold expedition packages for the Duke of Edinburgh's Award. For details, go to Duke of Edinburgh's Award.

Tailor-made sessions

We can also offer tailor-made sessions for your group. Wet or dry or a combination of both, just let us know what kind of activities you would like to try and we will put them together for you.

Grangewaters Outdoor Education Centre
Buckles Lane, South Ockendon, RM15 6RS

: 01708 855 228

: grangewaters@thurrock.gov.uk

The centre is open from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday, and for pre-booked activities at weekends.

Our office is open from 9am to 3pm, Monday to Friday, for bookings and enquiries.