The best school holidays ever!
What could be better than giving your child the gift of magical childhood memories? School holidays filled with adventures, getting mucky and trying exciting and exhilarating new activities.
Fairthorne Manor Daycamps offers your child the chance to unplug and enjoy quality time in the great outdoors with friends, both old and new, to connect with positive role models and gives them a break from the pressures and stress of school and everyday life.
With a wide choice of fantastic activities and outdoor adventures for 4 – 16-year-olds, there’s something to interest every child. Located at a stunning 94 acre setting beside the River Hamble, your child will have adventures in woodlands, waterways and open fields.
Whitsun 1st – 4th June
Summer Holidays 12th July – 3rd September
Ready for the next challenge? Themed Daycamps are the perfect way for your child to try something different and let their passion shine. Available for children in Years 4-11 (based on the school year they are going into in September.)
The Fun Continues!
Looking for something more bespoke for your child? Our range of added extras means your child can still enjoy the fun of Fairthorne, whatever your schedule!
Big Day & Packed Lunches
Additional Needs Support
Specialist care and support to enable children with additional support needs or disabilities access to our mainstream scheme via Hampshire County Council Short Breaks Scheme – discover more on how our scheme works.
Pricing and Booking
Daycamps are offered 9am – 4pm during the main school holidays.View our list of dates and prices. Members of our Family Discount Scheme receive a discount of up to 20% depending on when you book; see price list for details. Find out more about our Family Discount Scheme offer. Book online or contact us on 01489 785228. Full payment is required at time of booking.
Tax Free childcare & childcare vouchers
We now accept tax free childcare payments along with childcare vouchers for Daycamp and Residential Camp bookings. Tax free childcare enables you to receive up to £2000 to help with the costs of childcare – find out more. For further information on paying by these methods, please see our booking conditions.
As set out in the COVID-19 response spring 2021 guidance, from 29th March, and in line with when schools close for the Easter holidays, out-of-school settings and wraparound providers will be able to offer:
Outdoor provision to all children, without restrictions on the purpose for which they may attend</p/>
Indoor provision to:
Vulnerable children and young people
Children on free school meals, where they are attending as part of the Department for Education’s holiday activities and food programme
Other children, where the provision is:
Reasonably necessary to enable their parents and carers to work, search for work, undertake education or training, or attend a medical appointment or address a medical need
Being used by electively home educating parents as part of their arrangements for their child to receive a suitable full-time education
For the purposes of obtaining a regulated qualification, meeting the entry requirements for an education institution, or to undertake exams and assessments
For more information about our Covid-19 procedures, please view our Parent Information Pack
Fairthorne Manor is ideally located outside Botley just 3 miles from the M27, midway between Southampton & Portsmouth. Our address is YMCA Fairthorne Manor, Curdridge, Southampton SO30 2GH. Contact us on 01489 785228.