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OUR WEBSITES

SNOW SPORTS

Skiing

Snowboarding

Tobogganing

WATER SPORTS

Kayaking

Canoeing

Raft Building

River Trips

ROCK SPORTS

Abseiling

Caving

Climbing

TARGET SPORTS

Archery

Frisbee Golf

Rifle Shooting

Archery Active

LAND SPORTS

Mission Impossible
Assault Course
Raft Rat Race
Bush Craft
Initiative Exercises
Mountain Biking
Mountain Walking
Orienteering
Team Development

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© 1978-2019 Mendip. All rights reserved

Mendip Lodge accommodates up to 86

CHOICE OF ACCOMMODATION

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Enjoy your outdoor adventure

about mendip


Mendip’s 250 acre outdoor activity centre is situated in the Mendip Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, 15 minutes from Junction 21 of the M5. Set in the heart of ancient woodland, there is accommodation to suit all, a stunning indoor residential centre and two private tented villages. A snowsport centre, 150 foot high rock sport quarry, cave system, target sport ranges and a Frisbee golf course are just some of the facilities on site. Our private water sports venue is only 15 minutes away.

As an independent company we are proud of our reputation for real adventure, the best instructors and unique residential adventures designed just for you. Whatever your budget and whatever your needs, trust us to build you an unbeatable adventure residential!

INSPECTED, INSURED AND ACCREDITED

Mendip is inspected by the Adventure Activity Licensing Authority, accredited by the Institute for Outdoor Learning and has been awarded the Learning Outside the Classroom (LOtC) Quality Badge and Adventuremark.

INSTRUCTOR TEAM: Mendip has built its reputation on the quality of our instructional team - who are the best in the industry. We invest heavily in training and have built a dedicated team of professional, highly qualified, inspiring, directly employed, full-time instructors. Our experienced instructors have undergone our industry leading in-house training and hold the appropriate National Governing Body qualifications for the activities they instruct. 
 
INSURED: Mendip has £5million specialist insurance underwritten by the Activities Industry Mutual backed up by PHAROS emergency incident support.   

GROUP RATIOS: Most  of our activities have an instructor ratio of 1 to 8. Our activity ratios remain the best in the industry to ensure quality and safety.

 
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MENDIP LODGE
RESIDENTIAL CENTRE

Our new country lodge has been refurbished into a high quality residential centre with accommodation for up to 86 people.

A spacious country lodge in an elevated position on our 250 acre outdoor activity centre overlooking our snowsport slope. Available exclusively for your group!

- 15 bedrooms
- All rooms en-suite with brand new facilities
- Bunk accommodation for up to 86
- Memory foam mattresses
- Pillows and bedding available
- Dedicated car park 
- Lounge area
- Spacious dining room with log fire
- Flexible space arranged to your needs
- Commercial kitchen
- Full catering options
- Super-fast wireless internet
- USB charging points in every bedroom
- Music system, disco lights and Spotify account
- Digital projector and screen

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camping VILLAGE
SLEEPS 120

Our private camping village can accommodate up to 120 people and is exclusively yours for your stay.

THE HUB:  3,600 square foot canvas servery, dining room and lounge - complete with comfortable soft furnishings. 

TENTS: Our ten custom designed, canvas tents can comfortably accommodate up to 120 people in bunks. 

WASH UP:  With sinks and a drying area. The gas fired Burco supplies boiling water on tap to ensure tea and coffee are available on demand.  

FACILITIES: Our purpose built woodland toilet and shower cabin is a short walk from the camp. Additional toilets are situated close to the main hub. 

CAMPFIRE: Campfires are the highlight of any camp. Our campfire circle has rustic log seating and a never ending supply of fire wood.

EXCLUSIVE USE: Groups always have exclusive use of the entire 40 acre, private, fenced grounds, the camping village, campfire circle and the toilet and shower cabin.

 
pavilion village

The Pavilion camping village can accommodate up to 112 people and is exclusively yours for your stay. 

 

THE PAVILION:  2,300 square foot clear span marquee makes a perfect dining area, food servery and lounge area.

TENTS:  Each of the 14 identical group tents can comfortably accommodate up to 8 people. We provide foam mattresses.

WASH UP:  With sinks and a drying area. The gas fired Burco supplies boiling water on tap to ensure tea and coffee are available on demand. 

FACILITIES: Exclusive use of our purpose built toilet block with 8 toilets and modern 6 bay shower cabin. 

CAMPFIRE: Campfires are the highlight of any camp. Our campfire circle has rustic log seating and a never ending supply of fire wood.

EXCLUSIVE USE: Groups always have exclusive use of the entire camp, surrounding grounds and all the facilities.

 
CATERING​

Our menus are locally sourced and packed with all the energy you need for the adventure ahead.

Whatever  your dietary requirements and budget our menus are locally sourced, well balanced and freshly prepared on site in our fully equipped commercial catering kitchen.

MENDIP LODGE: Meals are prepared and cooked in the Lodge’s commercial kitchen and served from our temperature controlled serving station.     

CAMP CATERING: Meals are cooked on site daily, delivered direct to camp in hot boxes and served from bain maries to ensure food is piping hot. 
 
ALPINE LOUNGE:
Our cosy, roof-top cafe-bar with a large balcony overlooking our snowsport slope. Our locally sourced menu, log fire, free wifi and comfortable seating make this a relaxed hang out open seven days a week.

CAMP COOKING: Cooking over an open fire in one of our bushcraft areas is an excellent choice for full group participation. Learn to cook a feast or stick with campfire classics: marshmallows, dough twists and hot chocolate. Alternatively, use our tranjia cooking stoves for an authentic, self sufficient, outdoor cooking experience.

SELF CATERING: We have several self catering solutions for both our indoor and outdoor accommodation. Please ask us for full details.