Schools, Colleges & Universities

The centre provides a large amount of indoor and outside space, great catering facilities and accommodation. The centre is perfectly suited to large groups of students, teachers and lecturers. Boasting two large conference spaces the Charles Peach Hall accommodating up to 80 and the Hibbert Room accommodating up to 40. There are also a number of additional breakout spaces including the lounge, conservatory, library area, dining room and sun room.

The relaxed atmosphere and large amount of space makes the centre perfect for educational groups. There is a wide range of accommodation in well-appointed rooms. There are Single, Double, Twin, Triple and Family rooms plus an 11 bed dormitory. See accomodation for more information. The centre is in an ideal location with a number of interesting destinations nearby. These locations can encompass and number of desired subjects, History (eg.Plague Village Eyam & Peveril Castle), Geography (eg.The Peak District's dramatic limestone and shale hillsides), or Science (eg. Local Limestone Quarrys and processes adopted) plus a number of academic subjects.

Equipment & Facillities

Food & Catering

The attractive and well equipped dining room serves a wide variety of excellent food. The catering staff are happy to help with any dietary requirements and will prepare special menus to suit individual groups including vegetarian, vegan and gluten free dishes. View the food and catering section for more information..


The centre has 28 bedrooms and sleeps up to 71, 34 people can be accommodated in en-suite rooms plus the dormitory.