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Lagganlia Centre for Outdoor Learning
PH21 1NG
+44 (0) 1540 651265
  (09:00-17:00 Monday - Friday)
+44 (0) 1540 651240
Lagganlia Lodges are located within the Cairngorms National Park - click here to go to to read more
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What's Included

Outdoor Learning packages: 2 day minimum otherwise any length. Standard packages are
(4-night) Monday to Friday or Weekend: (2-night) Friday to Sunday.

Your Midweek Package:
  • Arrive Monday lunchtime (bring your own packed lunch) for 3½ days of Outdoor Learning with awards session Friday morning.
  • 4 nights full board accommodation: breakfast , packed lunch, 2-course hot dinner, supper (home baking). Depart Friday mid morning, (packed lunch can be provided at extra cost)
  • Until 9pm each evening duty staff will assist you with running your evening activities  - we have many to choose from or bring some with you!
  • All transport to/from activities whilst resident on-site. View Mini-buses risk assessment.
Your Weekend Package:
  • Arrive Friday after dinner for 2 full days of Outdoor Learning and an awards session.
  • 2 night's full board accommodation: breakfast, packed lunch, 2-course hot dinner (high tea on Sunday), supper (home baking). Depart Sunday after high tea ( 6pm).
  • All transport to/from activities whilst resident on-site. View Mini-buses risk assessment
  • Please note: We can normally only offer weekend packages packages for groups of 16+ people. If your group is smaller than 16 please contact us.
  1. For Midweek packages only: an extra half day of activities on Monday morning or Friday afternoon @ £28-£30pp
  2. Packed lunch on Friday for £4 per person.
  3. External providers can be booked to run a range of exciting evening activities (including drumming, capoeira, circus skills, sculpt a selfie, wild art and pottery painting) by contracting with them direct. You will find their details here

Lagganlia has a range of comfortable accommodation set in a beautiful large lawned and wooded site sleeping a maximum group size of 127.
An Taigh Mór (“the big house”)

  • 58 beds in en-suite rooms sleeping 4 or 6 (in bunk beds) + 2 single bedded staff/group leader rooms. Bedrooms are not accessible as they are reached via 2 flights of stairs - we have an accessible lodge (Hillend, 18 beds).
  • Downstairs common room with audiovisual capabilities (including Freesat) & games tables (on request).
  • Coffee bar/self catering kitchen, Library/breakout room, Dedicated visiting staff room. The main dining room and Centre offices are also in this building.
  • WiFi throughout.

5 Forest Lodges

  • Full kitchen facilities, Lounge/dining rooms with TV/DVD players with Freesat. WiFi. 
  • Lodges sleep from 6 to 18 in a mix of configurations from twin rooms to 6 (3 bunk beds) bedded rooms, some have en-suites and others have shared facilities.
  • Vary in accessibility - let us know your requirements and we will advise on the best accommodation for your group.

12 Camp Huts

  • Students can sleep outside in our grounds for a night.
  • A great way to build confidence, resilience and encourage them to be responsible for themselves. Sleeping in the woods is a real adventure for students and one that they won’t forget.

Although we will try our best to allocate you your preferred accommodation we do reserve the right to allocate/re-allocate accommodation based on your group's needs and the needs of our other guests.

Other accommodation/food requirements
We are happy to provide dedicated prayer room space and single gender accommodation/changing room facilities. If your group has any other requirements please let us know.
We are experienced at catering for a range of dietary requirements including nut free, gluten free and Halal.
Click here for a sample menu.

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