Girlguiding Hampshire East

Sandy Acres Campsite Management Committee

Booking and Prices

If you would like to book any of our facilities at Sandy Acres please read the information below:-

  1. Bookings can be made for up to three years ahead.
  2. Check the online calendars to see if the dates you require are free.
  3. If they are e-mail or phone the Booking Administrator to reserve dates. She will then make a provisional booking which will be held for four weeks only.
  4. If you decide to go ahead download the BOOKING FORM. Send the completed form with your deposit cheque £100 (this will be banked and offset against the final invoice) to Marian Fisher 22, St Mary's Avenue, Alverstoke, Gosport, PO12 2HX.
  5. Caution money. In addition to the deposit cheque a further cheque for £100 must also be sent with the booking form. This cheque must be dated with the start date of your event. It will not be banked, but held by the Booking Administrator, and returned only once the building, contents and whole site have been inspected and found to be in good order. In the event of any failure to comply with the requirements set out in the departure checklist, the caution money cheque will be cashed. If any damage is done additional charges may be incurred.
  6. All cheques are to be made payable to:- Sandy Acres Management Committee.
  7. If you ask in advance cleaning can be undertaken by our Housekeeper at £15 per hour.
  8. When your booking has been confirmed we will send you a link to a secure part of this website where you will be able to download a series of useful documents that you will need for your stay at the site.
  9. If a provisional booking has not been confirmed within four weeks the dates will then be released after notification to the person who made the initial enquiry.

Cancellations: must be made in writing to the Bookings Administrator. Charges will be made as follows: less than 14 days notice the full fee will be charged; between 14 days and three months notice 50% of the fee will be charged. The deposit is non-returnable.


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Badger's Lodge 2019

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Badgers's Lodge 2020

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Badgers's Lodge 2021

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Fox's Den 2019

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Fox's Den 2020

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Fox's Den 2021

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Owl's Hoot 2019

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Owls' Hoot 2020

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Owls' Hoot 2021

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Sandy Acres Charges from 01.09.17 to 31.08.18 (unchanged from 01.09.17)


1. Guides, Scouts and Other Approved Charities

Badgers Lodge

  • A modern building, with sleeping accommodation for twenty four girls in three rooms in bunk beds.
  • There are also two en suite Leaders rooms, each accommodating up to four people in single beds, plus toilet and shower.
  • Showers and toilets for able bodied and disabled people.
  • A kitchen and large central hall.

Charges

  • Guides, Scouts and other charities £7 per head per day or part of a day.
  • Minimum charge £100 per day or 24 hour period. Exit time 6pm.
  • Half day use £50 up to six hours deposit £20.


Camp Sites


Fox Den and Owls Hoot

  • These two sites are available with solid based shelters and altar fires.
  • A third area Rabbits Field is available for overnight camping eg(D of E).
  • All campers have external access to campers' showers and toilets in Badgers Lodge.
  • In addition, eco toilets are now available, sited at the far end of the field.

Charges

  • £4 per head per day (24 hour period) deposit £25.
  • Evening hire minimum £20 or £1 per head.

2. Guides, Scouts and other approved charities

Badgers Lodge

Larger Events


Charges

  • £100 per day or 24 hour period. The building must be vacated by 6pm.
  • Electricity charge £15 per 24 hour period. Meter must be read and recorded in the book (in Leaders room) at beginning and end of an event.
  • An excess charge of £50 will be made if this record is not fully maintained.


Whole field - excluding Badgers Lodge

Charges

  • £200 per 24 hour period, up to 100 people plus £1 per head for additional numbers.
  • Use of campers showers and toilets in Badgers Lodge.
  • Eco toilets sited in field.


Whole site hire

Charges

  • Badgers Lodge plus whole field £300 per day.
  • Electricity charge £15 per 24 hour period. Meter must be read and recorded in the book (in Leaders room) at beginning and end of an event or an excess charge of £50 will be made if this record is not fully maintained.


Caravans



Charges

  • Caravans and camper vans on site, belonging to leaders who are camping or staying in Badgers Lodge with a group, £7 per night.

3. Other Users

Private hire, of any type, may only take place during school term time and is subject to discussion with the Bookings Administrator.

Badgers Lodge Only


Charges

  • £10 per head per day or part of a day.
  • Minimum charge £100 per day or 24 hour period eg for 7 or 10 people = £100.
  • 12 people = £120.
  • Deposit £100.
  • Half day use £50 up to five hours (deposit £20).
  • Private camping £5 per head per 24 hour period.
  • Electricity charge £15 per 24 hour period. Meter must be read and recorded in the book (in leader's room) at the beginning and end of an event.
  • An excess charge of £50 will be made if this record is not fully maintained.

Caravans

  • Hiring for caravans and camper vans on site must have the committees approval in advance.
  • An Individual booking Agreement is available from the Bookings Administrator.

Rubbish Disposal

  • A wheelie bin is available for domestic rubbish which should be securely closed and placed outside of the entrance on departure.
  • No bags must be left outside the bin as this is a health hazard and makes a general mess when opened by animals!
  • Caution money will be deducted if members of the committee have to deal with your rubbish!
  • Wheelie bin day early Thursday
  • Hirers are encouraged to remove from the site and take home any recyclable or other materials.
  • Large events - Red Biffa bin is available by prior arrangement.
  • Emptying charge £25.

Cleaning

  • If you ask in advance cleaning can be undertaken by the Housekeeper from £15 per hour

Accounts

Accounts must be settled in full two weeks prior to the event. Cheques made payable to Sandy Acres Management committee.


Bookings Administrator

Marian J Fisher
E-mail administrator@sabookings.myzen.co.uk
Telephone 02392 580135

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