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Play English Village Cricket

Play English Village Cricket

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Food, Drinks, and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

When I was growing up, all I knew about cricket was that it was the game they played in the movies about quaint little English villages. One of my travel dreams was to somehow capture the feeling of playing that type of cricket. I wanted more than a photo, I wanted to feel it in my bones. It took me 15 years. You don't have to wait that long. Now I can deliver that experience to you in a…
Jim
Jim
Jim
Jim

What we’ll do

We designed a menu of three cricket experiences to provide a challenge for all skill levels. Here we describe the Basic Batting Experience. Visit our web site to learn about more advanced challenges. This experience is suited for people who have never played cricket before. We strive to adjust the batting experience to match your physical ability. The better you are, the faster we bowl. While…

What else you should know

The cricket experience may be cancelled due to rain. Bring a coat, especially if you choose to join us at the pub afterwards. Guests are welcome, but seating is limited and refreshments are not available. Make it like a picnic. Brings chairs or blankets, plus food and drinks for your guests.

What I’ll provide

Lunch
Village cricket tea and sandwiches
Juice, Tea and Water
Villages cricket match drinks. Post-match pub drinks are NOT INCLUDED. They are available for separate purchase.
Sports equipment
Cricket gear (returned after use). Cricket uniform, batting pads, helmet.

What to bring

Trainers / shoes suitable for walking on grass.
Camera.
Sun screen.
Appropriate clothing for the weather.
Contact details. Weather conditions sometimes cause matches to be cancelled. This would also cancel the cricket experience.

Where you'll be

Most activity will take place the Grittleton Cricket Club cricket ground (Postcode SN14 6AW). Following activity will take place at a the Neeld Arms pub in Grittleton.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 7 days before the experience is scheduled to start or within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 3 guests ages 12 and up can attend. Guests must acknowledge the risk of injury, and must agree to protective equipment (helmet and pads).

More tips

The cricket experience may be cancelled due to rain. Bring a coat, especially if you choose to join us at the pub afterwards. Guests are welcome, but seating is limited and refreshments are not available. Make it like a picnic. Brings chairs or blankets, plus food and drinks for your guests.
Jim
Play English Village Cricket
New experience
$91/person
New experience
$91/person