Our Facilities

High Borrans House

The house has a spacious lounge with TV and cosy log fire, and a separate staff lounge. The orangery is a delightful conservatory space with comfy sofas and fabulous views.

Other facilities include classroom / meeting room, drying and kit rooms, games room and wi-fi. There is also a small souvenir shop.

Rooms with Stunning Views

Accommodation is available for up to 48 participants and 7 staff, spread over three corridors each with own staff bedroom. A maximum of 6 in any one room. Staff bedrooms en suite. Accessible bedroom downstairs.

Fresh linen for children to make their own beds - staff are exempt from this task.


Delicious home cooked meals are all part of the High Borrans experience. Continental and cooked breakfast options available. Daily packed lunches provided. Dinner is a social affair and chance to swap tales of the day’s adventures.

Favourites include steak pie, cheesy pizza and sticky toffee pudding. All dietary requirements catered for. Normally 3 meal options for evening meal. We’ll even bake you a cake if it’s your birthday! Groups are expected to play their part in organising the dining room.


5 acres of woods, fields, ponds and wetlands and our own lake. Perfect for a stroll before breakfast or after dinner.

The woodland campfire circle is ideal for toasting marshmallows and telling stories over a mug of hot chocolate.

Elf Rigg - Outdoor learning space

Perfect for Forest Schools, environmental learning, training and outdoor courses. Elf Rigg is a private woodland space.

Available to hire on a daily basis or used as a campsite. Elf Rigg has shelter, a fire, kitchen, toilets and showers.


Our Tarn

We have our own Tarn (small lake) for canoeing, swimming, relaxing & watching the wildlife.


Outdoor Education Centre

Windermere ǀ Cumbria ǀ LA23 1JS ǀ 015394 42816