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Hilltop Outdoor Centre


Hilltop offers a superior, high quality and unique experience

Description

Hilltop Outdoor Centre in Sheringham is a high quality, family run, independent Outdoor Education Centre.
Set in 26 Acres of picturesque woodlands overlooking the Norfolk coastline Hilltop offers modern & comfortable facilities for schools and delivers a rounded educational visits package including engaging and inspiring field study sessions and an array of exciting Adventure Activities such as Climbing Walls, High Ropes Courses, Zip Wires & Archery – Along with the new Air Jump; the 1st activity of its kind in England!


Reviews

The following reviews have been added by visit leaders using the EVOLVE system.
Overview
5.0
88 reviews


Excellent
 
95%

Very Good
 
5%

Average
 
0%

Poor
 
0%

Awful
 
0%

(June 2022 - Primary School)




(June 2022 - Primary School)




(June 2022 - Primary School)




Any outdoor activity (June 2022 - Primary School)




(May 2022 - Primary School)




(May 2022 - Primary School)




(May 2022 - Primary School)




A brilliant venue with some fantastic facilities. The staff were also extremely professional and helpful in all areas. (April 2022 - Primary School)




(April 2022 - Primary School)




Clean and safe; suitable accommodation; excellent staff. (March 2022 - Primary School)




Excellent (March 2022 - Primary School)




Hilltop is an excellent choice for those interested in a challenging and varied outdoor experience. The different activities are designed for different age groups, the instructors are friendly and approachable and safety is priority. (March 2022 - Primary School)




Excellent in every way. (March 2022 - Primary School)




(March 2022 - Primary School)




Friendly staff, although some a little inconsistent with their support. Good range of activities (February 2022 - Primary School)




Incredibly professional with a huge focus on children's safety and wellbeing. All children were included and given the chance to achieve. (November 2021 - Primary School)




The residential was a great success. The children embraced all the activities planned and enjoyed meeting the children form the other schools. This will undoubtedly prepare them for High School and the transition to the next phase. Hilltop lodgings and food were just perfect. Everyone was comfortable and enjoyed the experience. (November 2021 - Primary School)




The children thoroughly enjoyed their activities and the motto 'Challenge by choice' was something that all participants followed. (November 2021 - Primary School)




(October 2021 - Primary School)




Excellent centre. The facilities are very good. The staff are amazing and take time to get to know the children so they know how far to challenge them. (October 2021 - Primary School)




Hilltop is a regular trip for our year 4s , as always it was an enjoyable experience for the children with plenty of opportunities for challenge and choice. (September 2021 - Primary School)




(September 2021 - Primary School)




Great place to visit - not too far and well run. (August 2021 - Primary School)




Excellent experience and a fantastic place to go for a residential trip. (July 2021 - Primary School)




Always amazing. The staff, from the office to the activity instructors to the catering and housekeeping teams are all friendly and patient. The instructors give the children confidence to try things out of their comfort zone and challenge themselves in a supported way. We have been visiting Hilltop for over twenty years and have a great time every year. It's a fab place for a school residential. (July 2021 - Primary School)




Couldn't have been better. Facilities great, staff fab. (June 2021 - Primary School)




An excellent trip for our year 8 pupils. The activities were challenging at the correct levels and the 'Challenge by choice' very much in evidence. The staff at the Centre were excellent and had the pupils all fully engaged throughout the trip (June 2021 - Secondary School)




Excellent organisation, great safety talks, respectful staff, amazing food (June 2021 - Primary School)




(June 2021 - Primary School)




Trip leader said the children were encouraged to give everything a go, the staff were very professional and luckily the sun shone. (May 2021 - Primary School)




A really wonderful venue, with extremely professional staff who really encouraged the children. (May 2021 - Primary School)




Visit leader said it was a fantastic day, very well organised, the staff were very professional and the children loved every minute of it. (May 2021 - Primary School)




(May 2021 - Primary School)




An outstanding provider. the care and encouragement the instructors give to the children is amazing. (May 2021 - Primary School)




(March 2020 - Secondary School)




Fabulous setting, activities and staff. (March 2020 - Primary School)




A great safe and secure place for children to try new experiences. (March 2020 - Primary School)




Hilltop is a great residential trip for KS2 children. The staff go to great lengths to cater for everyone, ensuring that we all have a brilliant time. (March 2020 - Primary School)




Pupils were encouraged with every challenge and the experience was extremely positive. (February 2020 - Primary School)




Amazing centre! Great experience for staff and students (February 2020 - Secondary School)




The centre was superb with our group. They were very understanding of the students needs and good at adapting sessions to best fit their needs. The catering was incredible. The accommodation again brilliant very clean and suited to our needs. (February 2020 - Secondary School)




(December 2019 - Primary School)




(November 2019 - Primary School)




Amazing three days! (November 2019 - Primary School)




A wonderful experience; the children absolutely thrived in this challenging but nurturing venue. As the teacher of the Year 6s I went with it was an awesome opportunity to really get to know them as children, and enjoy their company outside of the classroom! (November 2019 - Primary School)




Another successful visit to Hilltop. As professional and approachable as usual. (November 2019 - Primary School)




(October 2019 - Primary School)




The trip went well (October 2019 - Primary School)




(October 2019 - Primary School)




The Hilltop Centre met our expectations and requirements fully. (October 2019 - Primary School)




(October 2019 - Primary School)




(October 2019 - Primary School)




Excellent and vry helpful (September 2019 - Primary School)




An excellent 2 night residential, children challenged themselves and had a wonderful experience (September 2019 - Primary School)




(September 2019 - Primary School)




Excellent organisation of accommodation and meal times. Activities were well-planned and led; motivating leaders and great time keeping. (September 2019 - Primary School)




(August 2019 - Primary School)




(July 2019 - Primary School)




Fantastic day of very well organised activities. The staff were friendly and supportive. They pushed children to reach the best of their abilities without pushing them too far. Venue went above and beyond and we will be returning. Thanks (July 2019 - Primary School)




(July 2019 - Primary School)




(June 2019 - Primary School)




(May 2019 - Primary School)




(May 2019 - Primary School)




(May 2019 - Primary School)




An extremely well run outdoor activity centre (May 2019 - Primary School)




(April 2019 - Primary School)




(April 2019 - Primary School)




Brilliant as always (March 2019 - Primary School)




The children all thought it was great and rated it 11 out of 10. The zip line was really well - liked, but also the tree top trail and the air jump were hugely liked too. The wet, cold weather was not so enjoyed by the children however. All the children would like to return again some time. Miss k. (March 2019 - Primary School)




Fantastic! (March 2019 - Primary School)




Hilltop is always a great trip and the staff do their utmost to make it as enjoyable as possible. (March 2019 - Primary School)




A great trip that was enjoyed by all. (March 2019 - Primary School)




(January 2019 - Primary School)




(January 2019 - Primary School)




Hilltop is a first class centre. (November 2018 - Primary School)




(October 2018 - Primary School)




(October 2018 - Primary School)




An excellent place for a residential ... safe, well organised, clean and well run with excellent procedures and instructors. (September 2018 - Primary School)




(September 2018 - Secondary School)




Staff very knowledgeable and friendly, well trained and ensured the safety of the children at all time. All organised very well. (July 2018 - Primary School)




(June 2018 - Primary School)




Very well run and well organised. The children and staff had a great time. (June 2018 - Primary School)




Centre was great, good accommodation, staff helpful and food really good. (June 2018 - Primary School)




(June 2018 - Primary School)




(May 2018 - Primary School)




(March 2018 - Primary School)




(January 2018 - Primary School)




Fantastic instructors and facilities. (January 2018 - Primary School)




Hilltop offers a superior, high quality and unique experience

Description

Hilltop Outdoor Centre in Sheringham is a high quality, family run, independent Outdoor Education Centre.
Set in 26 Acres of picturesque woodlands overlooking the Norfolk coastline Hilltop offers modern & comfortable facilities for schools and delivers a rounded educational visits package including engaging and inspiring field study sessions and an array of exciting Adventure Activities such as Climbing Walls, High Ropes Courses, Zip Wires & Archery – Along with the new Air Jump; the 1st activity of its kind in England!

Contact

Hilltop Outdoor Centre
Old Wood
Sheringham
Norfolk
NR26 8TS
LOtC

Reviews

The following reviews have been added by visit leaders using the EVOLVE system.
Overview
5.0
88 reviews


Excellent
 
95%

Very Good
 
5%

Average
 
0%

Poor
 
0%

Awful
 
0%

June 2022 - Primary School




June 2022 - Primary School




June 2022 - Primary School




June 2022 - Primary School
Any outdoor activity



May 2022 - Primary School




May 2022 - Primary School




May 2022 - Primary School




April 2022 - Primary School
A brilliant venue with some fantastic facilities. The staff were also extremely professional and helpful in all areas.



April 2022 - Primary School




March 2022 - Primary School
Clean and safe; suitable accommodation; excellent staff.



March 2022 - Primary School
Excellent



March 2022 - Primary School
Hilltop is an excellent choice for those interested in a challenging and varied outdoor experience. The different activities are designed for different age groups, the instructors are friendly and approachable and safety is priority.



March 2022 - Primary School
Excellent in every way.



March 2022 - Primary School




February 2022 - Primary School
Friendly staff, although some a little inconsistent with their support. Good range of activities



November 2021 - Primary School
Incredibly professional with a huge focus on children's safety and wellbeing. All children were included and given the chance to achieve.



November 2021 - Primary School
The residential was a great success. The children embraced all the activities planned and enjoyed meeting the children form the other schools. This will undoubtedly prepare them for High School and the transition to the next phase. Hilltop lodgings and food were just perfect. Everyone was comfortable and enjoyed the experience.



November 2021 - Primary School
The children thoroughly enjoyed their activities and the motto 'Challenge by choice' was something that all participants followed.



October 2021 - Primary School




October 2021 - Primary School
Excellent centre. The facilities are very good. The staff are amazing and take time to get to know the children so they know how far to challenge them.



September 2021 - Primary School
Hilltop is a regular trip for our year 4s , as always it was an enjoyable experience for the children with plenty of opportunities for challenge and choice.



September 2021 - Primary School




August 2021 - Primary School
Great place to visit - not too far and well run.



July 2021 - Primary School
Excellent experience and a fantastic place to go for a residential trip.



July 2021 - Primary School
Always amazing. The staff, from the office to the activity instructors to the catering and housekeeping teams are all friendly and patient. The instructors give the children confidence to try things out of their comfort zone and challenge themselves in a supported way. We have been visiting Hilltop for over twenty years and have a great time every year. It's a fab place for a school residential.



June 2021 - Primary School
Couldn't have been better. Facilities great, staff fab.



June 2021 - Secondary School
An excellent trip for our year 8 pupils. The activities were challenging at the correct levels and the 'Challenge by choice' very much in evidence. The staff at the Centre were excellent and had the pupils all fully engaged throughout the trip



June 2021 - Primary School
Excellent organisation, great safety talks, respectful staff, amazing food



June 2021 - Primary School




May 2021 - Primary School
Trip leader said the children were encouraged to give everything a go, the staff were very professional and luckily the sun shone.



May 2021 - Primary School
A really wonderful venue, with extremely professional staff who really encouraged the children.



May 2021 - Primary School
Visit leader said it was a fantastic day, very well organised, the staff were very professional and the children loved every minute of it.



May 2021 - Primary School




May 2021 - Primary School
An outstanding provider. the care and encouragement the instructors give to the children is amazing.



March 2020 - Secondary School




March 2020 - Primary School
Fabulous setting, activities and staff.



March 2020 - Primary School
A great safe and secure place for children to try new experiences.



March 2020 - Primary School
Hilltop is a great residential trip for KS2 children. The staff go to great lengths to cater for everyone, ensuring that we all have a brilliant time.



February 2020 - Primary School
Pupils were encouraged with every challenge and the experience was extremely positive.



February 2020 - Secondary School
Amazing centre! Great experience for staff and students



February 2020 - Secondary School
The centre was superb with our group. They were very understanding of the students needs and good at adapting sessions to best fit their needs. The catering was incredible. The accommodation again brilliant very clean and suited to our needs.



December 2019 - Primary School




November 2019 - Primary School




November 2019 - Primary School
Amazing three days!



November 2019 - Primary School
A wonderful experience; the children absolutely thrived in this challenging but nurturing venue. As the teacher of the Year 6s I went with it was an awesome opportunity to really get to know them as children, and enjoy their company outside of the classroom!



November 2019 - Primary School
Another successful visit to Hilltop. As professional and approachable as usual.



October 2019 - Primary School




October 2019 - Primary School
The trip went well



October 2019 - Primary School




October 2019 - Primary School
The Hilltop Centre met our expectations and requirements fully.



October 2019 - Primary School




October 2019 - Primary School




September 2019 - Primary School
Excellent and vry helpful



September 2019 - Primary School
An excellent 2 night residential, children challenged themselves and had a wonderful experience



September 2019 - Primary School




September 2019 - Primary School
Excellent organisation of accommodation and meal times. Activities were well-planned and led; motivating leaders and great time keeping.



August 2019 - Primary School




July 2019 - Primary School




July 2019 - Primary School
Fantastic day of very well organised activities. The staff were friendly and supportive. They pushed children to reach the best of their abilities without pushing them too far. Venue went above and beyond and we will be returning. Thanks



July 2019 - Primary School




June 2019 - Primary School




May 2019 - Primary School




May 2019 - Primary School




May 2019 - Primary School




May 2019 - Primary School
An extremely well run outdoor activity centre



April 2019 - Primary School




April 2019 - Primary School




March 2019 - Primary School
Brilliant as always



March 2019 - Primary School
The children all thought it was great and rated it 11 out of 10. The zip line was really well - liked, but also the tree top trail and the air jump were hugely liked too. The wet, cold weather was not so enjoyed by the children however. All the children would like to return again some time. Miss k.



March 2019 - Primary School
Fantastic!



March 2019 - Primary School
Hilltop is always a great trip and the staff do their utmost to make it as enjoyable as possible.



March 2019 - Primary School
A great trip that was enjoyed by all.



January 2019 - Primary School




January 2019 - Primary School




November 2018 - Primary School
Hilltop is a first class centre.



October 2018 - Primary School




October 2018 - Primary School




September 2018 - Primary School
An excellent place for a residential ... safe, well organised, clean and well run with excellent procedures and instructors.



September 2018 - Secondary School




July 2018 - Primary School
Staff very knowledgeable and friendly, well trained and ensured the safety of the children at all time. All organised very well.



June 2018 - Primary School




June 2018 - Primary School
Very well run and well organised. The children and staff had a great time.



June 2018 - Primary School
Centre was great, good accommodation, staff helpful and food really good.



June 2018 - Primary School




May 2018 - Primary School




March 2018 - Primary School




January 2018 - Primary School




January 2018 - Primary School
Fantastic instructors and facilities.