Over 24 Campsites


Camping At Belchamps

Belchamps Scout Activity Centre offers 30 acres of fantastic camping fields set in beautiful Essex countryside. This is divided into 24 Camping Sites most with fire-blocks, and we have alter-fires for your use as well if needed. It’s possible to book one or more of our field’s for Large Events


Blocks With Showers

Site Toilet Blocks


Camp Sites

24 Campsites:

Upper Guide Corner: Groups Can Be Large As 100 and Can Be Divided into 2

Lower Guide Corner:  Groups Can Be Large As 100 and Can Be Divided into 2

Camp Fire One: Groups Can Be Large As 100, This Site Has Electricity Available (See map) and Can Be Divided into 2

Camp Fire Two: Groups Can Be Large As 100, and Can Be Divided into 2

Petal’s Site: Groups Can Be Large As 100, This Site Has Electricity Available (See map) and Can Be Divided Into 4 Each With Fire a Block.

Coop SiteGroups Can Be Large As 60, and Has The Coop Building On The Field

Nursery 1: Groups Can Be Large As 60

Nursery 2: Groups Can Be Large As 60

Wood Site 1Groups Can Be Large As 50

Wood Site 2: Groups Can Be Large As 50

Chappel Site: Groups Can Be Large As 30

The Warren: Groups Can Be Large As 100, and has the Huch and Den Building

Akela Corner: Small Site, Groups Can Be Large As 20

Lower Jungle Rise: Groups Can Be Large As 80

Mowgli Site: Groups Can Be Large As 80

Upper Jungle Rise: Groups Can Be Large As 80

Council Rock Site: Groups Can Be Large As 80


Belchamps Campsites Include…

Free WiFi

Ash at reception for the password to our guest network, ideal to stay in touch works across most of the site.


Parking for leaders is in the lower carpark, just a short walk, if you have kit to unload speak to reception.

Wood Piles

There are two wood piles, a main on by the lower carpark and at the bottom part of The Coop field. Fires Wast Hight Only.

Washing Machine

The camp site has a small laundry room if required during your stay at Belchamps

Showers and Tolets

Two Main Shower bolock and toilet block are also available during your stay. Your never far away.

The Grounds

You are welcome to use the games field and woodland during your stay. Its a great place for wide games.

Checkin & Checkout

Only the group leader books in your party, as well as recording your arrival and issuing keys, you  will be given a guide to help your visit be successful.

Cancellation Policy

We have a full set of terms and conditions you need to be aware of when  making a booking, you can find them on the link below.

House Rules

Please look after your accommodation, it is the aim of scout groups to leave a place better than you found it, please keep it clean and undamaged.

Have a Great Stay At Belchamps

If you  need anything or have any sort of problem please ask and we will do our beast to help. Day time the reception and night time emergencies the number in your guide.

Contact Belchamps

Camp Site Address:

Holyoak Lane, Hockley

Essex, SS5 4JD

Telephone: 01702 842 684


Event Calendar

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Open Volunteer Workday @ Belchamps Scout Activity Centre
Jul 31 all-day

Our open volunteer and workdays are on the last Saturday of the Month.
The next one will be on the 31st of July. Tasks for this day are:
Painting inside the Rifle Range.
Fixing the Archery Roof.
Collecting and removing waste from around the site.
Making new firebases.
Installing new posts and signs around the campsite.
Making fire beaters.
General site maintenance.
We’ve also got a family show of Hansel and Gretel running in our campfire circle on the 31st and will need volunteers to help with marshaling.
If you can help email us:

Shop and Office Opening Times

10am - 4pm
10am - 4pm
Call Office
Call Office
Call Office
Call Office
Call Office

PLEASE NOTE: Office hours may vary due to the pandemic please ring first, or email us:

Where To Find Us

Belchamps Scout Activity Center

Holyoak Ln, Hockley SS5 4JD

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