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• Youth camps

• Children’s camps, sports & activities

• Church retreats 

• Leadership retreats and meetings

• Church weekends away for families

• Training & team building days

• Primary & secondary school residentials

• Breakfast events

• Leadership and youth worker training.


Out in the grounds, we provide a sports field, football, basketball,  adventure trail, children’s playground, and much more.


Whatever the size of your event, the quiet, peaceful environment, with stunning views over the South Downs National Park, Dalesdown provides an ideal venue.

If you would like more information or to discuss how Dalesdown can support your next event, don’t hesitate to contact us.


At Dalesdown, our key packages provide exclusive use of either the Iliffe Residential Centre (with 6 acres of ground), the Sellwood Centre (with 2 acres of ground) or the entire site.


Our venues offer conference facilities / meeting rooms with step free access throughout. Free parking is available on-site for up to 100 cars, and wi-fi is available in all buildings and part of the grounds.

The facilities of the Sellwood Centre include a meeting room, patio area and sports hall, with equipment for indoor sports including football, basket ball and netball.


Subject to availability, we are also able to offer individual meeting rooms, for the use of groups of 2 – 80 people, often at short notice.

Sports Hall - 120 people theatre style

Dining Room - 100 (120 at a squeeze)

Laing Room - 80 people theatre style

Sellwood Meeting Room - 30 to 40 people theatre style

Lounge - 30 people

Room 15 - 1 to 10 people

Residential options in the Iliffe Centre include use of 14 bedrooms, most of which are dormitory style providing up to 67 beds with 14 extra mattresses and 2 fold up beds if needed. Four of these rooms are en-suite. There is also the option of using a few tents or caravans in our camping area. Maximum capacity (with camping and day visitors) is 120 people. 

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