Holiday Courses

Our comprehensive holiday courses include a five week multi-activity holiday camp, courses in art and a range of sports, as well as our long-established Les Ambassadeurs links with a bi-lingual school in France offering enjoyable opportunities both at home and abroad.

Based at Holmwood House School or Nursery, and fully utilising our extensive facilities and grounds; our holiday courses provide exciting and safe activity-based childcare for all children aged 3 to 14.

Half Term and Holiday Active Camps


SUMMER HOLIDAYS: 29 July-30 August 2024
LOCATION: Holmwood House School,CO3 9ST  
: 8.15am to 6pm each day

Active Camps provide high quality, Ofsted registered, school holiday multi-activity and adventure camps for 4-14-year-olds all year round.

The activities are tailored to the children on-site by our brilliant activity leaders with engagement and enjoyment being at the forefront of everything we do. Children will get to participate in a wide range of indoor activities and outdoor pursuits which encourage children to immerse themselves in their surroundings, explore the amazing green spaces and facilities Holmwood House has to offer.

Times & Price
£49 per day or £230 per week (Mon-Fri) – No extra fees to pay.

Sign in 08:15 – 09:15
Sign out 17:00 – 18:00

For more information and to book a place please CLICK HERE visit Active Camps website

British Theatre School Holiday Camps

Our Junior Holiday Camps bring professionals from the British performance industry to schools across the UK and EU  in order to prepare each child with the social skills, confidence and live public speaking experience to begin a successful performance career or in any path of life they choose!

Students are supervised by our trusted and qualified team of Camp Facilitators to devise a 20 minute production which they have made in groups throughout the week! This is performed to an audiences with lights, sound, scenery and costumes!

  • Improve public speaking skills and confidence
  • Perform in a professional show to parents
  • Make new friends and play sports
  • Meet professional British performers and improve language abilities!
  • Perfect to have fun or kick off a career in the arts!

Also includes:

  • Costume and prop design
  • Fun games
  • Outdoor sports in the afternoon.

Dates: 15 July to 19 July
Times: Monday to Friday – 9:00am – 4:00pm
Ages: 6 – 7 years, 8 – 9 years and 10 – 12 years

Click here to sign up


Holmwood House Nursery

151 Coach Road, Great Horkesley,
Essex CO6 4DX
T: (01206) 273 827


Holmwood House School

Chitts Hill, Lexden,
Essex CO3 9ST
T: (01206) 574305