Located on the A6/A563 ring road, with direct access to the City or a short drive from the M1, Leicester Outdoor Pursuits Centre is a suitable venue for a range of functions.

Our site encompasses 15 acres with a variety of indoor and outdoor facilities.
Our hire options range from individual rooms suitable for meetings, club gatherings or parties, to a whole site hire for larger events. We have successfully hosted large Scout and Guide camps as well as large corporate family fun days and big family day time celebrations.

Our Rooms

Room Hire in Leicester

The Riverside Room
(function room)

The ideal space to hire for any occasion from corporate visits to birthday celebrations.
The room is fully equipped to ensure visitors get the most out of their LOPC experience. For companies that wish to attend the Centre for a unique team building experience and want to hire the Riverside Room you will have access to:

  • Interactive whiteboard
  • Laptop
  • Projector
  • Wi-Fi
  • Tea & coffee facilities

The room will accommodate 40 in a cabaret style or a theatre style, 30 in a boardroom style or 50 informally.

The Riverside Room is served by a small kitchen with large range, grill and water boiler.

Prices start at £22 per hour.

This room will allow you to get the most out of your training and developmental programme at LOPC.

The Activate Room
(party/children's room)

We provide the room, the tables and the chairs as seen in the photos.  Any decorations, food or other refreshments must be provided by you. We have no problem with local fast food restaurants being used; some will even deliver to LOPC.

Function Room in Leicester

The room is also set up with a projector, interactive whiteboard and standard whiteboard. There is access to a fridge, freezer and microwave as well as kettle for tea & coffee facilities if requested in advance.

The room will seat up to 25 in either a boardroom style or a theatre style, 35 people can be accommodated informally.

Prices start at £15 per hour.

An example of how some of our users have decorated the room for their own functions:

The A Frame
(sports hall)

An indoor sports and fitness venue
Wheelchair access
Suitable for indoor workshops
Training space

The room will accommodate up to 50 in a cabaret style or 60 in a theatre style.

Prices start at £15 per hour

Outdoor Spaces

With 15 acres there is ample space to erect a marquee or gazebo to make the most of the long summer days. Camping options are available if you wish to make your hire longer, and we usually do not hire out our grounds for parties running after 8pm.

Outdoor Space to hire in Leicester
Outdoor event venue in Leicester

We can provide catering on request, and clients also have the option of bringing a barbeque along and kitchen access if you wish to self-cater.

In 2015 - thanks to funding from Sport England and Canoe England - we were able to renovate and extend our toilet, shower and changing facilities, our new modern facilities are a big improvement and ideal for all our users and groups that camp at the Centre.

New Changing Rooms at Leicester Outdoor Pursuits Centre

Example events that have run at the Centre include:

* Local business' annual staff team BBQ’s and summer gatherings.
* 10 year anniversary Open day for Saladworks
* Landmark birthday parties from 18 – 60 years
* Wedding anniversaries
*Camping & Caravanning Club meets
*Scout and Guide annual events

Please call the office to discuss your booking and to receive a quote tailored to your needs.