Slindon Basecamp

Arundel, West Sussex

17 beds Heating 65 miles from central London
958086 (OS sheet 197) Nearest major route A29 between Horsham and Bognor Regis Nearest station Arundel (3 miles)

1. Travelling from the North on the A29, after a steep hill either a) take the turning RIGHT signposted SLINDON or b) pass the meeting place pub on LEFT and go down the hill to
2. crossroads, at which turn RIGHT, again signposted for SLINDON.
3. Drive all the way through the village and in front of the NEWBURGH ARMS - (Route a) above brings you out behind this pub) - until you see the entrance on the LEFT to SLINDON COLLEGE (a flint clad building with castle-like turrets), also signposted to the BASECAMP.
4. Go straight down this short drive (watch for speed bump!) and the basecamp is in the yard at the end of the track.
5. The village hall stands alone on the LEFT as you take the road per 2 above.


Meeting place is normally, "The Spur" on the A29.

The basecamp is converted from the old Slindon estate office to a very high standard; it is probably the most luxurious basecamp. There are 2 bedrooms with posh wooden bunks and a leaders bedroom, a well equipped kitchen and dining room and a comfy sitting room with log fire and bespoke made settees. (above) front of basecamp, an ex estate office.

Link to National Trust website information on Slindon

Warden Contacts West Sussex Downs Estate Office , Top Road, Slindon, BN18 0RG, Gumber Bothy Bookings , Tel 01243 814484, Email:ku.gro.tsurtlanoitan|yhtobrebmug#ku.gro.tsurtlanoitan|yhtobrebmug, Slindon Estate Office , Tel 01243 814730

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