Woburn Forest news
Woburn Forest important updates and latest news.
Wild Water Rapids temporary closure - 13th April 2018
The Wild Water Rapids at Woburn Forest will be closing on Monday 14 May until Wednesday 16 May to carry out essential maintenance work. The rides and slides will still be open as normal, so make a splash and head into the Subtropical Swimming Paradise.
Treehouses now available to book - Updated 10th April 2018
The new Treehouses at Woburn Forest are now available to book for breaks from August 2018. This spectacular new accommodation includes our first ever adapted Treehouse. Each Treehouse includes four en-suite bedrooms, detached games den, beautifully styled open-plan living and outdoor hot tub.
If you want to join us for a luxury break in your own Treehouse from August 2018 onwards, be sure to book early to avoid disappointment.
Pre-book a Huck’s Early Dining Experience - updated 20th March 2018
Huck’s American Bar and Grill now offer a pre-bookable Huck’s Early Dining Experience menu, available from the 27th April.
Start off with a sharing platter including BBQ wings, nachos and dips, onion rings and cheesy garlic bread before moving onto a selection of Huck’s favourite main meals. For the little ones the children’s buffet is open and can be polished off with a bottomless soft drink and for adults a pint of Coors Light, a small glass of house wine or soft drink.
Laser Target has hit Woburn Forest - 21st February 2018
In this brand new activity test your aim and the steadiness of your hand with new Laser Target. Use our state-of-the-art laser-adapted guns to see if you can hit the bullseye. LED targets will light up in sequences - getting faster and faster! - to test your reaction times. They'll keep score electronically to see who's the best shot in your group.
A fresh new look for Starbucks - 15th February 2018
The Starbucks in the Subtropical Swimming Paradise is getting a new look that’s as fresh as our daily roast. In order to work our magic, we need to close the coffee shop for a short while – from 4pm on Tuesday 20th March, reopening bright and early on Tuesday 10th April.
But don’t worry if you’re visiting us in that time – the Canopy Café and Bar will be open throughout, so you can still get hot and cold drinks and snacks between your swims and splashes.
Temporary closure of The Pancake House - 29th January 2018
We’re extending The Pancake House at Woburn Forest so more families can enjoy our famous sweet and savoury stacks. In order to complete the work, The Pancake House will close from Sunday 11th March until Wednesday 21th March.
If you’re visiting during this time don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Huck’s American Bar and Grill will be offering a smaller menu of pancakes and waffles from 11am-2.30pm each day to satisfy your sweet tooth.
The Drop coming soon to Woburn Forest - Updated 7th November 2017
Action Challenge at Woburn Forest will soon be even more thrilling, with the addition of our most adrenaline-fuelled activity ever: The Drop.
This tower hosts four heart-racing elements that will challenge even the biggest thrill seekers. Tackle the Double Drop Zip Wire, the Leap of Faith and the Quick Jump, as well as the ultimate Air Bag Jumps at increasing heights up to a knee-trembling 10m.
Minimising traffic on the village - Updated 28th March 2017
We know that our focus on providing a safe environment with minimal traffic is something you really value. That’s why we need your help to reduce the traffic on our villages to protect what you love about Center Parcs: a place where little ones can run free and explore, and parents can feel at ease.
STA Swim Pups - Updated 7th August 2017
Unique to Center Parcs, STA Swim Pups is a new water activity designed for little ones aged 3 months to 4 years. The activity involves a structured swimming programme for mini swimmers to gain essential swimming and movement skills in a fun and exciting environment, through a series of enjoyable and stimulating games. Your little ones can cycle around the pool on a float, canoe on a pool raft and take part in an aquatic nature trail. As recognition of their achievement, they will be awarded with an STA certificate to take home.
Available at Whinfell Forest and Sherwood Forest. Coming soon to Elveden Forest, Woburn Forest and Longleat Forest.
Range of new lodges available to book - 1st August 2017
We’re building a raft of new accommodation at Woburn Forest so that more families can enjoy quality time together. They’re available to book now for breaks from September.
To stay in one of these brand new lodges, choose to select a location and pick any lodge between 900-956 when making your booking.
Whether your family’s little or large, with 2- and 3-bedroom Executive Lodges and 4-bedroom Woodland Lodges available, we’ve got something that’s just the right fit.
Mermaids and Sharks at Center Parcs - 28th July 2017
Water lovers can become a magical mermaid or stealthy shark in our new swimming activity that’s out of this world! Wearing a special swimming tail 6-12 year olds learn how to kick, twist and glide their way around the shallows of our Subtropical Swimming Paradise, diving for treasure on the 'ocean floor'.
New activity additions to the Village Square - 12th July 2017
If you’re visiting Woburn Forest this summer be sure to make a pit stop at the Track, an exciting new activity destination within the Village Square. Little ones can try two new activities: glide around the course on two wheels in Woodland Wheelers, or slalom corners in our low-profile, pedal-powered Street Karts.
Bringing the fiesta to Woburn Forest - 1st June 2017
On 15th June, Shearing House at Woburn Forest will close its doors for the last time, before undergoing a dramatic transformation and reopening on 14th August as the home of Latin fiesta; Las Iguanas.
Las Iguanas will be open for lunch and dinner, serving up authentic Latin American food and drink seven days a week. From Mexican favourites to fiery Brazilian dishes and featuring a fun yet familiar children’s menu, it’s set to become the new place to be in the Plaza.
Keep an eye here or on our social media channels as we’ll update you with an opening date as soon as possible.
We’re serving up a new menu at Sports Café - 27th January 2017
It’s the hub of the Village and is open every day 8:30am-10:30pm, serving food all day to satisfy your appetite for delicious dishes and live sports.
Over the past few months we’ve been working hard to create an exciting new menu. From brilliant breakfasts to mouth-watering mains, as well as a range of delicious drinks including craft beers and artisanal teas, we’re sure there’s something you’ll love. We’ve also introduced gluten-free, lactose-free, dairy-free, and vegan and vegetarian menus so the whole family can enjoy the Sports Café experience.
Available from Friday 27th January at all our Villages, head over to Sports Café and try out our exciting new menu.
Indoor Climbing Adventure opens at Woburn Forest - 5th July 2016
The veritable vertical playground that is Indoor Climbing Adventure is now open at Woburn Forest. With a variety of themes and challenges, you can scale the space wall or conquer the castle barricades.
Aqua Sana fresh new look revealed - 5th July 2016
We all need a little pampering from time to time, and our spas are no different. After opening in June 2014, Aqua Sana Woburn Forest has had a makeover, just in time for spring and summer. As well as a fresh lick of paint in the spa, we’ve completely revamped some of our relaxation spaces and a few of the 25 experience rooms.
*available when break booked is 26 weeks or fewer away.