Taking your team out of the office and clear of the associated distractions can deliver major benefits. Whether planning for the year ahead, brainstorming, resolving friction &/or seeking to generate some feel good bonding, the impact on performance can be significant if properly planned.
The Comb is ideal for your corporate retreat. Exclusive use provides a dedicated facility in a beautiful location with all the facilities needed for your team to maximise the impact of their retreat.
There are spacious rooms for seminars and break-out sessions without interruption or distraction of hotel guests. Our large bar/lounge is licensed and our traditional dining room easily caters for any size of team.
10 bedrooms all en suite have been refurbished to a very high standard providing accommodation for 20 with more available from summer 2018. Set in 60 acres of grounds, this mini-estate is surrounded by the beauty of the border hills, Northumberland National Park and Kielder Forest.
If you want to bolster team harmony and stimulate co-ordinated problem solving behaviour we have a proprietary database of nearly 200 team building tasks. This allows the selection of those tasks best suited to the specific circumstances and requirements of your team.
The Comb sits at the very heart of the largest dark skies park in Europe allows us to offer an interactive talk and telescopic tour of the cosmos from our dark skies balcony.
This is only one from a selection of optional extras you can choose from to maximise the enjoyment and impact of your corporate retreat. They include:
Clay pigeon shooting, archery or air rifle shooting the grounds
Torchlit banquet under breathtaking starlit skies
Mountain biking, walks and cycling
Reivers Raid. Walk in the footsteps of the Border Reivers in this ultimate team challenge
Alternatively if you want run a day for your entire workforce we created staff corporate days for divisions, large business or small teams. Our barn is fully licensed with a stage and can accommodate over 300 if required.
The Comb has been used as a corporate training venue since 1974 and has used specialist training methods and their own team challenging tasks to transform the performance of clients large and small.
Whatever your team event, we have the facilities, expertise and exclusive use of a breathtaking location to make it a success.