Christmas Camps

With Christmas just around the corner, you might be wondering how you’re going to keep the little ones busy while you get on with work or all those last-minute chores. Well, the good news is that not everything is shutting down in the run up to Christmas, and there are a few holiday camps and workshops for your kids to enjoy. If you know of anything else that’s on, please do get in touch and let us know.

NB We have quoted prices here, but it’s worth checking direct as lots of places offer early bird and sibling/buddy discounts.

Don’t forget to also check out our separate guide to Christmas Family Activities to see what’s on for families to enjoy together over the holidays, as well as our Theatre & Panto Guide.

 

Excel Sports

For children aged 4 to 12 years.

These camps take place at Kings House Sports Ground, Riverside Drive in Chiswick (just the other side of Chiswick Bridge). They offer wonderful, safe, action-packed multi-sports camps, with superb tuition delivered by professional sports coaches who are also great fun! Sports include tennis, football, netball, cricket, rounders, athletics and more.

The camps take place weekdays between 14th – 22nd December, from 9.00am-3.00pm with half day options available from 9.00-11.30am or 12.30-3.00pm. The daily cost is £35.00 with a discount available for booking the whole week; half-days cost £18.00. You can book online or download a booking form, and they are happy for people to show up on the day as long as there is space.

 

Fit For Sport

For children aged 4 to 12 years.

These camps takes place at Barnes Primary School, Cross Street in Barnes. They are a great way for children to keep active, have fun, make new friends, try something new and take part in a whole range of activities and sports.

The camps take place between 20th – 22nd December, from 9.30am-4.30pm with the option to extend from 8.00am-6.00pm, with a half day option for younger children from 9.30am-1.00pm. The basic daily cost is £27.00 (£20.25 for a half-day). You can book via their website.

 

KOOSA Kids

For children aged 4 to 13 years.

These camps take place at Orleans Park School, Richmond Road in Twickenham; Teddington Sports Centre, Broom Road in Teddington; Whitton Sports Centre, Percy Road in Whitton; and Shene Sports Centre, Park Avenue in East Sheen. Games and activities include ‘Who’s the Smartest Snowman’, ‘Christmas Tree Traffic’, ‘Festive Football’ and ‘Prancer’s Perfect Painting’. The activity programme is filled with Christmas Fun!.

The camps take place on the 21st & 22nd December, from 10.00am-4.00pm, with the option to extend from 8.15am-6.00pm. The basic daily cost is £20.00. If you have three children, the 3rd child goes absolutely free! You can book via their website or by calling 0845 094 2322.

 

The Little Gym Chiswick

For children aged 2 to 12 years.

These camps take place at The Little Gym, Hartington Road in Chiswick (just off the A316). They are Ofsted approved and are the answer to yours and your child’s dreams in the week leading up to Christmas. With special themed activities that change every camp, the adventure is new and fun every camp you attend. Choose between gymnastics, karate and dance with options for 2-4 years, 3-8 years and 5-12 years

The camps take place between 19th – 22nd December, from 9.30am-12.30pm or 1.30-4.30pm, or children can stay for the whole day (includes lunch). The cost is £42.00/session for members or £48.00/session for non-members, or £84.00/£96.00 for the whole day. For more information or to book, call 020 8994 3729 or email chiswick@thelittlegym.eu.

 

Mad Science

For children aged 4 to 11 years.

These camps take place at the Chiswick Community School, Burlington Lane in Chiswick. Look no further for mega marvellous, mind-blowing experiments for your mini Mad Scientists, where the main aim is to have lots of fun!

The camps take place on the 21st & 22nd December, from 10.00am-3.00pm. The cost is £36.00 per day, with a group discount available. You can book via the Mad Science website.

 

Mother Nature Science

For children aged 5 to 12 years old.

These camps take place at Kings House School, King’s Road in Richmond. Children will enjoy a Christmas-themed science expedition into the unknown, with lots of science activities, exciting demonstrations, hands-on experiments, team games and fun quizzes.

The camps take place between 18th – 21st December, from 9.00am-3.30pm, with the option to extend from 8.30am-4.00pm. The basic daily cost is £60.00, or £195.00 for all three days (limited availability for daily places). You can book online or by calling 020 8863 8832.

 

Sheen Parks Tennis

For children aged 3 to 14 years.

These camps take place at Sheen Common in East Sheen, and at Cambridge Gardens, Clevedon Road in East Twickenham. These fun packed holiday camps are for children of all abilities to help develop essential tennis skills.

The camps take place between 18th – 22nd December, with different timings depending on age. Tots camps (3/4yrs) are 45 minutes long, whereas camps for older children are 3 hours. Tots camps cost £10.00 per day and the longer camps cost £27.00 per day, with a discount available for booking the whole week. You can book online.

 

Spin Into Tennis

For children from 4 to 18 years.

These camps take place at Sheen Tennis Club, Fife Road in East Sheen. Children will be able to develop their tennis skills, whether they play for fun, fitness or want to compete at a higher level.

The camps take place between 18th – 22nd December, from 9.00am-12.00pm or from 9.00am-2.00pm. The daily cost for non-members is £30.00 per half-day or £45.00 per day, with a discount available for booking a whole week. You can book online.

 

Storytelling Adventures

For children aged 2 to 11 years.

These camps takes place at The Exchange, London Road in Twickenham. Children will take part in an ‘Elf School’, learning how to make toys worthy of Santa’s seal of approval, reindeer grooming tips, the best songs to build Christmas cheer and learn how to operate the naughty or nice machine!

The camps take place between 18th – 22nd December (7-11yrs on the 22nd only) from 9.30am-12.00pm. The cost is £45.00 per day, with a discount available for booking the whole week. For more information and to book, see their website.

 

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