With a 20,000 acre environment at your disposal there is simply no better place for a team-building and collegial event than at Swinton Estate.
We have a range of activity and courses to fulfill objective learning and ensure your group experience, makes the most of their time, from a choice of estate shooting, mountain-biking, cookery classes or pony trekking.
Please contact us with us, to discuss a bespoke requirements programme.
We have some of the best shooting in the UK on the estate including Pheasant, Grouse and Clay Shooting experiences.
A culinary masterclass is a tried and tested way to bring a team together. From taste challenges, ready steady cook and bake off competitions to food presentations to wow your clients, the Cookery School is a light and airy demonstration space perfect for meetings and events.
Try a Falconry experience at our Birds of Prey Centre.
Situated on the estate, Farm Adventure harnesses the best of the outdoors and incorporates fun filled action packed activities that everyone can take part in. From pig herding to tractor driving, this is an experience your team will never forget.
Put your team's driving skills to the test and tackle different aspects of off-road driving with obstacles, descents, side slopes and of course lots and lots of mud. The natural terrain is used as much as possible to preserve the wonderful scenery and nature.
Learn the skills of archery with tuition and targets in the hotel grounds, then challenge each other to competitions. A minimum number of 8 is required.
A game loved by the family, the hotel’s wicket is situated on the lawn below the turret, providing your game with a beautiful backdrop. Afternoon tea and lunch can be arranged, as well as changing areas to suit your requirements. Please contact us for more information.
Spend a day in the parkland learning how to hunt with Birds of Prey and ferrets, forage for edible wild ingredients, and build a fire to cook and enjoy a delicious meal (using ingredients sourced from the day’s hunting and foraging). The day is spent with our falconer Sophie Abbott and wild food expert Chris Bax, and promises to appeal to anyone with an interest in countryside skills and who enjoys getting back to nature! Please cal for more information.
A wide range of fishing is available on Swinton Estate which stretches from the river valley in Wensleydale up onto the moors. Unite your team in some healthy competitive fishing competitions.
Have your team worked hard and deserve a treat before or after your meeting? Surprise them with our spa incentive package! Take one of the meeting rooms for an early breakfast meeting, then make use of the facilities with a treatment. Lunch can be arranged for before or after your treatments.
After your meeting in the Castle why not head up on to the moor to get closer to nature with an orienteering team task? With a bothy hut, natural rock formations and an orienteering professional to help you on your way, this is a team building incentive like no other. Once you're finished tuck into a delicious lunch or dinner in the billiards room back at the hotel and raise a glass to the winning team. Meeting room with tea an coffee, transport to and from the moor and lunch or dinner with a glass of sparkling wine per person included.
Tel: 01765 680972