Room hire

Whisby Education CentreWhisby Education Centre

Whisby Education Centre

Facilities available to hire for training, meetings, small conferences and gatherings.

The Education Centre, within Whisby Nature Park, is a modern purpose built centre with stunning views from the light and spacious training rooms. The Nature Park has ample car parking and the Education Centre is fully accessible for the disabled.

The Centre has two accessible 130m2 indoor training rooms fully equipped and furnished for most modern training requirements. Both rooms are capable of seating up to sixty people in Theatre style seating or thirty five in cabaret style for training.

Both rooms are equipped with tables which can be set up in a variety of styles to suit your needs, chairs, flipchart stands with pads and pens, Multi-media projector and screens, speakers for laptops, hearing loop, writing paper and pencils, whiteboards, WiFi and black-out facilities. The centre is also enclosed within its own grounds which offers exclusive outdoor space for users of the Education Centre, plus private access to the lakeside. The six acres surrounding the Education Centre are suitable for a range of outdoor activities as well as an open, relaxing space for breaks.


Catering Facilities

Light refreshments can be arranged can be arranged from tea, coffee and biscuits on your arrival to the extensive lunchtime menu available from the Boardwalk Café.
If you prefer to bring in your own caterers we can work with you to arrange this.


Car Parking

Our large car park capable of holding 150 cars and five coaches can host most conference parking requirements with room to spare. Trainers or organisers have the privilege of parking in the FREE private Education Centre car park directly in front of the building, easing the burden of loading and unloading any resources and equipment you may have.

Delegate parking is pay and display in the main car park with a charge of £2 for all day parking (applicable between 10am and 4pm).


What we offer?

All of our Education Centre staff are CRB checked and first aid trained. We have many years experience in delivering environmental education, nature conservation and outdoor recreation. We aim to make your day run as smoothly as possible.

If you would like an ‘away day’ with a difference our Education Officers can organise environmental training and activity days which include:

  • Environmental Education Training Sessions
  • INSET days for teaching staff
  • Practical conservation training, projects and tasks
  • Bushcraft
  • Team building games and activities
  • Guided walks and talks

These can be tailored to suit your needs. Please contact our Education Officers who will be happy to discuss your requirements further.


Group Charges

All trainers can benefit from a FREE pre site visit with our centre staff so we can tailor to your training needs to best enhance your day. It also gives trainers a valuable opportunity to explore the centre and Nature Park prior to your day. We can also supply relevant risk assessments and other health and safety information you may require.

Room Hire per day (8.30am – 4.30pm) £150.00
Tea, coffee, fruit tea, biscuits, orange juice and bottles of water on tables (per person, per day up to four servings) £6.00
Buffet lunch surcharge £20.00
Tailor made activity sessions and training days P.O.A.


To check availability, to book or enquire about your visit please contact 

Whisby Education and Community Officers
Telephone: 01522 696926