Parva House

Parva House Activity and Training Centre, Little Hale, NG34 9BA

parvaParva House is situated in the heart of Lincolnshire, 7 miles from Sleaford and 13miles from Boston. As well as activities possible on site there are plenty of places to visit including such possibilities as a train ride to Skegness.

Parva House is a former village school, built in Victorian times. It was bought by Lincolnshire South Guide County in 1972 and converted to provide facilities for residential experiences and training.  Over the years, through the efforts of fundraising, grants and donations, a number of extensions and improvements have been made to the facilities and it now provides residential facilities for a maximum of 30 people. Being central to our county it also serves as a useful place for trainings and meetings.  The property is run entirely by a management committee of volunteers.

This attractive building offers the opportunities for residential holiday bookings, long or short, for all sections and day or evening meetings, trainings or recreational classes.

The facilities include:

  • Large main hall with chairs and folding tables, plus low-level comfortable seating area for 12 people. Also, 6 comfy beanbags. There are pin boards around the room.

  • Small meeting /craft room equipped with tables, stools and pin boards.

  • A large, fully equipped kitchen.

  • Two dormitories sleeping 16 and 8 respectively in bunk beds. (Bedding is not provided)

  • Three rooms with single beds, sleeping 3, 2 and 1.

  • A room with 1 bunk bed.

  • Toilet and shower facilities.

  • Large outdoor grassed activity area.

  • Wildflower garden.

  • Climbing boulder.

Click here for a risk assessment for Parva House.

Click here for a list of Parva House souvenirs.

Click here for ideas of visits to make during your stay.

Climbing Boulder

Parva House has a climbing boulder available in the outside space for use by those using the House.

  • Download the Risk Assessment for using the boulder here.
  • Download the Procedures for using the boulder here.
  • Please make sure you have read these prior to using the boulder.

Want to know more? Or wish to find out availability? Contact the Booking Secretary via our Contact Us page