Carey Outdoor Education Centre, Carey Rd, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 7PB
Based in Wareham Forest, Dorset, Carey Outdoor Education Centre has been running for over 65 years. The centre has two bunkhouses each providing basic group accommodation for up to 12 people with en suite toilets and separate showers. There is a self-catering cabin with domestic kitchen facilities as well as wash down facilities and covered hanging space for drying equipment. All bunkhouse bookings come with exclusive use of the entire site.
Carey Outdoor Centre is a perfect base for groups wanting to visit Swanage (20 mins’ drive) for climbing, Poole Harbour for watersports, the Jurassic Coast (20 mins), Portland (45 mins), Arne Nature Reserve (10 mins) for birdwatching and wildlife as well as Wareham Forest, Purbeck Ridges and Puddletown (30 mins) all great for mountain biking. On-site instructors can help with arranging and leading activities from as little as £12 per person. Bell tent hire in the secluded Purbeck woodland is also available for up to 40 people .
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64: Bunkhouses: 2×12, Bell tents: 8×5
£150 per bunkhouse. Bell tents £250 for up to 20 people then £10 per extra person (under 3s free) All rates plus VAT (unless an instructor is also booked.)
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From north on A531 on arriving in Wareham go right on first and second roundabouts then first left onto Carey Road. Follow until arriving at the centre on the left.
Trains at Wareham 1.5 mile walk
This accommodation is available only to groups.
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Loose yourself in the woods or visit Purbeck and the Jurassic Coast.
Bring your group to Carey Outdoor centre and have exclusive use of the entire site, including wild areas and woodland. You can request a bespoke programme of activities from our experienced instructors or plan your own adventures. There are two bunkhouses, each sleeping 24 and bell tent camping. Our new family camping Pod which will be ready for the 2017 season.
Our centre based in Wareham Forest, offers different types of accommodation to suit everyone.
Our centre based in Wareham Forest, offers different types of accommodation to suit everyone. Here at Carey Outdoor Education Centre we have our Bell Tents (new for 2016) which can sleep groups and parties of up to 40, set amongst our private Purbeck woodlands. We also have our Bunkhouses with accommodation for 24 on Alpine-style sleeping platforms. We have instructors that you can hire for your days activities if you wish!