Church groups

We would love to welcome your church group for a weekend, a mid-week break or a longer stay.

Whether your group is large or small, you’ll find flexible accommodation and a wonderful setting for retreats, conferences and activity holidays.

Get in touch to find out more about what might suit your Church family event, house-group gathering or church ministry team retreats.

Great hospitality! Come for…


Fully catered: Friday night supper – Sunday lunch

Mid-week short breaks

Two night fully catered package – eg: Tuesday lunch – Thursday lunch

Longer full board weeks

Ideal for those engaging in local mission, Church family summer holidays, camp discipleship, outreach and training.

You will find

  • Flexible accommodation including a mix of family rooms with en suite facilities and larger, shared rooms.
  • Plenty of indoor spaces for meetings and comfortable spaces to relax.
  • A range of outdoor activities to choose from
  • Lots of experience – we can help you with planning a successful event for your group
  • A safe, secure venue in an amazing location
  • A warm welcome
  • Great value for money

If you are organising an event, read the Info for group leaders then get in touch for more about availability and costs.

The Castle is ideal for…

  • Retreat get-away gatherings: a place to spend time in God’s creation, with time to pray, read the Bible and learn together.
  • Ministry team strategy retreats: time to seek God’s guidance for renewed vision, purpose and ministry.
  • Any special interest group. Base yourself at the Castle for fellowship and enjoy your chosen interest.
  • A walking group: come to walk in the park, hike in the mountains, stroll in the arboretum and then gather for worship and teaching.

…..And more besides of course.