Minstead Study Centre

Private Hire

The study centre is situated in a prime position to take full advantage of the delights of the New Forest. It is an ideal location for weddings and parties.

Only a 20 minute walk from Acres Down renowned for its excellent bird watching nightjars, marsh harriers, Dartford warblers etc

Easy access to a vast network of cycling tracks through the wildwood and across open heath land.

You can use one of our classrooms for a course, meetings, small conferences or as a study venue.

Minstead Study Centre is a great place to stay as a weekend or summer base.

It's also ideal for location for starting walking trips in the New Forest.

Children’s parties have proved popular, as our grounds are a great place to explore and let off steam.

In addition you can enjoy full use of the magical centre grounds with an organic vegetable garden, Iron Age roundhouse, bonfire pits, mizmaze and much more.... you can even use it for camping


We have three meeting rooms

The Victorian Classroom

The old Victorian class rooms – available with tables and seating for up to 20 (more if you are presenting a lecture without the need for table space).

An interactive whiteboard and 4 internet connections. We are also able to provide wifi.

Minstead Classroom

The Dining Room

Seating for up to 40 adults

Minstead Dining Room

Bean Bag Room

This space can be set out as you require and can accommodate up to 50 people.

Bean Bag Room MSC


The kitchen is available to hire for food preparation for your event or activity, or you can bring in your own caterers.

Minstead SC Kitchen



Minstead Study Centre offers special and unique accommodation in the award winning Eco Dormitory.

There are 2 spacious dormitories with bunk beds; one sleeping 18 the other 16 people.

In addition there are 2 small en-suite rooms with 2 twin beds in each.

The large community area with bean bag seating, a small coffee making area and both television and DVD is an ideal place to relax first thing in the morning or after a busy day.

Bunk beds in the Eco Dorm


Our Marquee is 5mx5m in floor space and 1.8m in height


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