Forrest Hills

Just a few minutes’ drive away from Lancaster University, Forrest Hills offers a unique space, service and a peaceful setting. On all three counts, Forrest Hills excels. It’s an award-winning facility that offers the complete package for everything from corporate events such as; business meetings, team building activities and strategic planning away days to weddings and family functions.

Full of natural wood and stone, it’s a building crammed with character: this is no grey, corporate space, but a beautiful venue designed to blend with its surroundings. And it boasts wonderful surroundings. With a lakeside setting at the edge of the Forest of Bowland, Forrest Hills offers a lush, leafy and scenic setting for a range of events.

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Across its two rooms, there’s space for 50 guests to sit for talks, ceremonies or presentations, as well a charming area for 18 people to meet or mingle – not to mention the relaxing spaces and seating area outside, ideal for re-energising breaks and refreshments when the sun’s out. The venue offers the perfect backdrop for team building activities and away days. With the expert support of events team, we’ll help you make the most of it all, whatever the weather.

Residential Team Building Packages
At Lancaster Conferences+, we know a change of environment can make a world of difference. That’s why we offer a fantastic range of group activities for you and your team to enjoy. We can provide you with a fantastic catalogue of team building events, which are sure to engage and motivate your team. From movie making and treasure hunts to raft building and problem solving, we have an assortment of indoor and outdoor group activities.
To find out more about our team building packages just click here.

Forrest Hills is situated just 5 minutes from junction 33 of the M6 and has plenty of free parking.

Room Capacities





Reed Room

60 42 - 72

Banton Room

20 18 14 -

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The Conference Centre

Our dedicated venue provides the variety, flexibility and services to meet the demands of all sorts of conferences.

Forrest Hills

The perfect venue is a combination of space, service and setting. On all three counts, Forrest Hills excels.

Private Dining Room

Our Private Dining Room provides a versatile space for every kind of mealtime.

George Fox Building

In reality, the George Fox Building is not a venue, but a succession of venues.

At Lancaster, you can shape every aspect of your event to your needs. There is no off-the-shelf package or programme – you build the bespoke experience that’s right for your needs.

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