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Camp Worksop

Xplore’s ultimate teenage sports summer camp for 12 to 16 year olds.

London: 3 hours
Lincoln: 45 minute
Manchester: 1 hour 45 minutes

Located on the edge of the Sherwood Forest, is our largest and one of the longest standing boarding schools in the area. Renowned for it’s excellent sports facilities, fantastic activity provisions and all-round exciting atmosphere makes Camp Worksop one of the best language camps for social teenagers who love being active, outdoors and surrounded by others.

We are able to offer a varied and extensive multi-activity programme at Camp Worksop due to the number of students we have on site. This gives more activities to choose from each day than any other Xplore camp so there is always something to have a go at!


Camp Worksop - SUMMER 2019
2 Weeks €1,985 / 2-weeks
€2,860 / 3-weeks
€875 / extra week
Saturday 29th June to Saturday 13th July
Saturday 13th July to Saturday 27th July
Saturday 27th July to Saturday 10th August
Saturday 10th Aug to Saturday 24th August
3 Weeks
Saturday 29th June to Saturday 20th July
Saturday 13th July to Saturday 3rd August
Saturday 27th July to Saturday 17th August

  • London
  • Manchester
  • York
  • Liverpool
  • Lincoln
Transfers and Entrance Fees are included in the price.
  • 1 day trip per week
  • 3 day trips per 2 weeks
Included in the Price


We will provide both transfers from and to London Heathrow International Airport (LHR) on both arrival and departure dates.

Please ensure flight arrives at LHR between 10:00 – 15:00

Please ensure flight departs from LHR between 12:00 – 17:00

Unfortunately, flights outside of these times or to/from a different airport will incur an additional cost – please check with our bookings team first.


Worksop has the capacity to hold up to 300 students and is our largest residential centre over the summer.

Campers will stay in 2 to 6 bedded rooms within the huge Manor House, which are furnished to a basic but comfortable standard.

We always have separate quarters for boys and girls and where possible place campers of a similar age in a room together.

If you have any special requirements or would like to request to share with a friend, we will try to accommodate you, just let us know in advance.


Imagine eating every meal inside the Great Hall of Hogwarts – that’s what mealtimes are like at Camp Worksop.

Sit with friends on huge banquet tables and enjoy a selection of freshly prepared, nutritious food with both hot and cold options.

Dietary requirements can be met when we are aware in advance.


Levels: A2 – B2 on CEFR Pathway Table

There are a number of English courses available at Camp Worksop and are best suited to teenagers who have studied English for at approximately two years and want to speak as much English as possible.

Following an initial placement test, our English teachers will place all learners into classes dependent on their test results, this camp offers Elementary (A2), Intermediate (B1) and Advanced (B2) courses in English.

As a teenage summer camp, Worksop provides engaging English courses with interesting topics and focal points to keep the course vibrant and different to traditional school lessons. We understand that improving language skills comes from engaging students with interesting debates and teaching methods.

At the end of the 2-week course, learners will complete an examination for the level they have been learning at. We will then receive a certificate from Anglia Examinations, which confirms your English level in accordance with the Common European Framework of Reference. Classroom learning time per week is 20 hours and our class sizes are same with approximately 12 students per teacher.

For students achieving a pass grade or higher for B1 and B2, they will receive an Ofqual approved certificate through Anglia Examinations partnership with AIM Awards.


At Camp Worksop, the activities available are endless and we are able to offer a varied and extensive multi-activity programme due to the number of teenagers we have on site.

The great sports facilities include a sports hall, an indoor swimming pool, and tennis /squash courts.

There is woodland for team games, bushfire and campfires as well as adventure facilities such as a climbing and abseiling wall.

There is even a floodlit artificial turf pitch on-site to use.


During the 2-week programme, our staff will take all our campers on 3 organised day trip excursions.

Spend the day off-campus with new friends and see the sights of London, Liverpool, Manchester, Sheffield, York or Lincoln.

(3 excursions during 2-week programme – Wednesday, Saturday, Wednesday)

Care and Supervision

Our Camp Leaders are responsible for the pastoral care of all those in our care and ensure that everyone is sleeping well, eating well, joining in, making friends and having a great time.

During free time, our teenagers are able to explore the campus with friends, whilst being supervised by their house parents.

Being located in a town, we offer campers the ability to go off-site as an alternative to an activity session; however a member of Xplore staff will always accompany them.

International Camp

Our camps are available to children from all over the world.

Integration and immersion is central to how we operate as an organisation, and by encouraging lots of social interaction between different cultures and creating a diverse international community at camp, it can really develop every child’s self-confidence in communicating with others.

Travel Insurance

Xplore has partnered with Endsleigh Insurance to provide invaluable cover specifically designed for Xplore students.

You will receive a summary of insurance cover after booking, however key benefits include:

  • Cover for over 90 sports and activities are included as standard (full details are available within policy documentation).
  • Cancellation and curtailment of the trip due to accident, illness or sickness.
  • If taken ill or have an accident, Endsleigh will pay emergency medical bills and hospital costs that are not covered by the National Health Service.
  • Additional costs incurred to repatriate, if medically necessary.
  • Reasonable costs to return home if a close relative is seriously ill.
  • Reimbursement if luggage is lost, stolen or accidentally damaged.
  • Endsleigh will help replace passports, or visas if they are lost or stolen.
  • Money stolen either from your person or while locked away, will be replaced.
  • If a student accidentally injures someone or damage their property, Endsleigh will cover legal liability.
  • Advice and assistance to take legal action is covered.
  • Cover for unavoidable or necessary cancellation or curtailment of course before completion due to, death, bodily injury or illness.

As a member of the Advance Payments to Travel Agents (APTA) Guarantee Scheme, underwritten by Evolution Insurance Company Limited, Klub Group Limited complies with the requirements of the Package Travel, Package Holidays and Package Tours Regulations 1992.

Sample Programme

Arrival and Orientation Welcome Party
English Placement TestActivity SessionsEvening Activities
For example: talent show, disco, DVD night, sports tournament,casino night and campfire
English ClassesActivity Sessions
English ClassesActivity Sessions
Full Day Excursion
English ClassesActivity Sessions
English ClassesActivity Sessions
Full Day Excursion
Activity SessionsEnglish Classes
Activity SessionsEnglish Classes
Activity SessionsEnglish Classes
Full Day Excursion
Activity SessionsEnglish Examination
Activity SessionsEnglish Classes

English Plus
Football €150 / 2-weeks
Golf €350 / 2-weeks

Anglia Examinations operate worldwide, are internationally recognised and comparable against other EFL examination bodies such as Cambridge, TOEFL and IELTS.
Our English Language Courses are accredited by ABLS and Xplore has been inspected by ABLS, a UK Visa and Immigration approved body
We are partnered with Endsleigh Insurance to provide our customers with invaluable cover whilst you are with us. Our group policy has been specifically designed for Xplore activities and programmes.
Accredited the Learning Outside the Classroom Quality Badge for UK activity provision through the AAIAC.