Wilverley Campsite

Wilverley New Forest Youth Campsite

Wilverley is an excellent base for visits to many of the natural and historical places of interest in the area, and in addition to being close to the sea, the New Forest is an ideal location for walking and scouting activities.  
It comprises of 4 camping areas, accomodation cottage, activity building and carparking.The campsite is situated on the A35 in the New Forest approximately mid-way between Wilverley Post and Holmsley Station Tea Rooms (Grid ref :- SU237014 Gps: 50.810296,-1.664441), close to both Southampton and Bournemouth.
Wilverley Campsite is now CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE in order to comply with Government and Scout Association guidelines relating to the coronavirus pandemic.
Bookings from May, that have not already been cancelled by the site users, will remain on the availability calendar, but can only happen if the site is re-opened. This will remain under constant review on a rolling month basis. Indications are that the closure is likely to extend well beyond this.

The Scout Association: Coronavirus Information Page

If there are any updates to the current advice we will circulate these to the District and update the website and social media pages.

Wilverley Cottage

The cottage provides indoor accommodation for 30 in 6 dormitories (3 x 6 + 3 x 4), together with a Scouter/Disabled bedroom, large open communal area, kitchen with fridge/freezer and range cooker. There is also an internal toilet.

The cottage is accessible to the disabled and centrally heated in winter.

Cottage and activity centre information

Camping at Wilverley

The 4-acre site can accommodate up to 120 under canvas. The campsite features plenty of activity space, toilets, washing facilities, hot and cold water and a weather shelter.

Camping and facilities information

Activity Centre

Adjacent to the cottage is an Activity Centre with a further large communal room and independent kitchen. It can be hired independently for daytime use.

Cottage and activity centre information

BBQ Area

This is adjacent to the cottage and is available to all site users.

Contact Information

Camp Site Booking Officer

Mr. Richard Webster
Email: wilverley@southamptoncityscouts.org.uk

Campsite Wardens – for all other queries

For any issues or concerns please contact:

Mr. Rex Budd (07852 559839) or Mr. Clive Finder (07707 628387)

Email: wilverley-wardens@southamptoncityscouts.org.uk