Hourly Site Hire

Hire Paxmead centre by the hour for youth group meetings, courses and training

Check availability for hourly hire


Monday – Thursday

9:00am – 10:00pm


£15 per hour (minimum 2 hours)

Private or commercial hire requests

£18 per hour (minimum 2 hours)

Paxmead centre comes with internal access to the fully kitted out kitchen, main hall and bathroom facilities. Outside, groups have access to the barbeques, campfire circle, traverse wall, outdoor toilet block and car park.

Paxmead main hall - spacious with chairs and tables for group use

Shared use

Please note that hourly hire does not give exclusive use of the site as other groups may require access to the river.

The outside toilet block may be used by Paxmead staff , the paddlesport team and paddlesport participants.

Small Duke of Edinburgh groups may also camp within the grounds, you will be notified at time of booking if other groups are on site.

Paxmead Shop

Groups can request the on-site shop to open for your visit, contact paxmeadshop@ggsw.org.uk to request a time for your booking (opening times are dependent on volunteer availability).

Paxmead Site Activities

Paxmead offers a variety of onsite activities, which are included in the booking price for visitors to enjoy. 


  • Large campfire circle  
  • Barbeque area with 3 grills 
  • Picnic area and benches 
  • Traverse wall 

Want to hire Paxmead without inside access?