Residential centre for hire in rural Somerset

  • Schools &
    youth groups

    Fresh air and freedom

    Already, more than 1,500 children a year enjoy a break at Barton Camp. With a sports hall, heated pool, study areas and plenty of open space, it's ideal for schools and youth groups of all kinds.

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  • Fun and freedom

    A safe place for children to learn and grow

    Idyllic surroundings, flexible accommodation and fantastic facilities ensure Barton Camp is ideally suited to disadvantaged children in need of a fun, safe break from everyday life.

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  • Explore the outdoors

    The perfect place to discover the Mendips

    Children can learn to swim, explore nature in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and enjoy a trip away from home. Barton Camp – a place designed for adventure and learning.

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As you read this, an estimated 4000 children are facing another day of going without the necessities of life. These are not children on the other side of the world; they are children on our own doorstep. Children who live in Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire.

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Our facilities

  • Heated outdoor pool
  • Sleeps up to 101
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Indoor activity centre
  • Small arboretum
  • Nature trail
  • Catering services
  • Extensive outdoor recreation areas
  • Stunning countryside setting