Hire the Centre

Within walking distance of central Cambridge, Newnham Scout and Guide centre is the perfect location for children’s parties, group meetings, and provides a ideal base for Scout and Guide groups exploring the city!

We offer competitive rates for hourly, daily, and overnight hire of the centre – contact our Booking Secretary for all enquiries.

What’s included

Exclusive use of the facilities:

  • Main hall (12m x 8m)
  • Toilet facilities (two cubicles)
  • Tables (12 folding) and chairs (24 by default, another 30 can be made available)
  • Well-equipped kitchen with crockery, kettle, stove, and microwave
  • On-site recycling facilities
  • Car parking (shared with local school)

A post-hire cleaning service is available, please ask when making your booking.


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  • Hourly rate: £15
  • Morning/Afternoon: £30
  • Full day: £60
  • Overnight: £100 
  • Weekend (Friday night until Sunday evening): £200
  • Scout & Guide groups: £20% off hiring fees

Discounts are available to regular and repeat hirers, please contact our Booking Secretary for a quote and more information.

When it’s available

The centre is available between 8am-11pm every day. Overnight bookings are available for Scout and Guide groups, as well as other groups looking for a base in Cambridge.

Check our calendar for availability:

Book now

Contact our Booking Secretary for all enquiries.