Residential/Room Hire

The Ackers Residential Centre (ARC) is self catering accommodation for up to 26 people, only 2 miles from Birmigham City Centre and set in 75 acres of semi-rural land. There are a varied and wide range of activities on offer including a 100m dry ski slope for learning to ski and snowboard, 2 climbing walls and an archery course. Ackers Adventure also benefits from the Grand Union Canal, which runs straight though the site making it an ideal location   canoeing and kayaking.

School & Youth Groups

The ARC gives groups from all over the UK and further afield, the opportunity to come and experience our activities while staying on site.  A visit to Ackers Adventure is a fantastic opportunity for school & youth groups gives to learn and develop their personal & social skills in ways that they may not be able to do in a classroom.

 With our experienced and fully qualified team of staff, a residential stay at Ackers Adventure can be designed to complement curriculum subjects and topics, and tailor-made to suit the needs and requirements of the group. Ackers Adventure has over 30 years of experience, providing a wide range of activities for all ages and backgrounds.


The centre is also an ideal base for exploring Birmingham and surrounding areas. To give you an idea, a stay at Ackers Adventure could be combined with a visit to The Sea Life Centre, Cadbury World, Thinktank, The Bull Ring shopping centre, National Motorcycle Museum, as well as a choice of art galleries, museums and theatres. Regional Attractions include Stratford – Shakespeare’s Birth place, Warwick Castle, Drayton Manor Park and Ironbridge, to name but a few.
Other Groups – Family, Stag & Hen Parties, Corporate Groups 
The ARC is the perfect place to hold a family get together, Hen or Stag Party or Corporate Away Day.
Activities on your doorstep (if you want them) and the restaurants, bars, theatres, shopping and clubs of Birmingham City Centre only 2 miles away, accessed easily by car, train or bus.
 The ARC can accommodate up to 26 people. 

Facilities include ample secure free parking, a fully equipped self catering kitchen,  seperate male and female showers and changing rooms, disability lift, refectory area, evening recreation room, picnic and BBQ area and a lecture / teaching area.




If you would like further information on the ARC and/or Ackers Adventure, please contact Emma Simon on 0121 772 5111 

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Events Room

Room Hire

     Ideal for conferences, committee meetings and training sessions.   Rooms:  Events room - accommodate up to 50 people in a lecture style seating arrangement (room set as requested) – £20 per hour  Board room - up to 20 seated – £15 per hour  Facilities available: Free Car Parking Kitchen & in-room Tea/Coffee facilities Screen Power Point Projectors / Flip …

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Hen & Stag Parties

Ackers Adventure is  a great place for any Stag or Hen Party. We have adventurous activities to suit all, we have a fantastic self contained residential centre that sleeps up to 26 people PLUS we are only 2 miles from the centre of a buzzing Birmingham City Centre where you have an endless supply of …

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