Frontier Centre has 234 beds and can accommodate groups from as little as 6 guests up to 234. The beds are split between 9 accommodation units that can be booked separately or as a combination of units depending on the size of your group.
The 9 accommodation units comprise of the following:
Our largest full board accommodation, Whittaker Lodge provides bedrooms for up to 128 people. It is split into 4 wings, Ash, Beech, Cedar and Elm. Each wing can be booked separately or you can choose to book several wings together to suit the numbers in your group. All bedrooms in Whittaker Lodge are en-suite and sleep between 2 – 5 people per room. Each wing has its own meeting room and kitchenette which are exclusively yours throughout your stay and if you book the majority of Whittaker Lodge you will be provided with the Griggs meeting room which has seating for up to 120 people. The main dining room, where all full board meals are served, can seat up to 150 people.
The list below shows the minimum and maximum group size for each accommodation wing.
Ash 22 – 30, Beech 14 – 22, Cedar 26 – 36, Elm 28 – 40
Oak Lodge sleeps 30 – 40 people in 11 en-suite bedrooms. Oak Lodge has a large meeting room with seating for up to 50 people and a fully equipped self-catering kitchen. There is also a dining room downstairs for use throughout your stay for self-catered groups. If you choose full board then your meals will be provided in our main dining room in Whittaker Lodge and then the dining room in Oak can be used as extra meeting space. If you have more than 40 people in your group there is the option to book Willow Lodge which is next to Oak and separated by a lockable adjoining door. Willow Lodge can provide your group with an extra 14 beds – opening the adjoining door between the 2 lodges provides ease of access. By booking both Oak and Willow Lodges your minimum payable guests would be 38 to a maximum of 54.
Willow Lodge sleeps 8 – 14 guests in 4 bedrooms, two of which are en-suite. Willow Lodge also includes a small meeting room and a kitchen for self-catering. Full board meals are provided in our main dining room in Whittaker Lodge.
Rowan Lodge sleeps between 15 and 20 people in 6 en-suite bedrooms. Rowan’s meeting room is in a separate building adjacent to the bedroom block which has seating for up to 50 people, it also contains the dining area and fully equipped self-catering kitchen. If you choose full board then your meals will be provided in our main dining room in Whittaker Lodge.
Cherry Lodge is a mobile unit that sleeps between 6 and 8 people in 4 bedrooms. Cherry Lodge also includes a bathroom, separate toilet, a small kitchen for self-catering and a lounge. If you choose full board then your meals will be provided in our main dining room in Whittaker Lodge.
Pines Cabins sleep between 20 and 28 people in 6 log cabins. Each cabin includes a bathroom and cosy bunk beds. By booking the Cabins you have exclusive use of the neighbouring Log Lounge that consists of a meeting room which can seat up to 50 people, a fully equipped self-catering kitchen and a dining area. If you choose full board then your meals will be provided in our main dining room in Whittaker Lodge.
Groups may choose a full board service or the self-catering option. Please note Whittaker Lodge offers a fully catered only service.
Oak, Willow, Rowan and Whittaker Lodges are all accessible by access ramp. Several bathrooms also have accessible facilities for disabled visitors. We always recommend leaders visit the Centre to view accommodation prior to confirming a booking. (Oak Lodge meeting room is upstairs without access).
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