Woodlands Family Theme Park - Devon provides a whole day of variety for all ages. Incredible indoor centres, outdoor adventures, Zoo, Big Fun Farm, Falconry Centre and Wildlife Sanctuary. No wonder families say it’s the best day out in Devon. Go wild at Woodlands!

Miniature Pony Centre - A truly captivating family attraction in Devon, with miniature ponies and much much more. Situated in an idyllic setting in the heart of scenic Dartmoor, there is plenty of beautiful countryside to explore.

PennyWell Farm - Come and experience the Pennywell magic at our multi award-winning Farm Activity Park... the biggest in the South West! There's lots to do and see for the whole family.

Devon Wildlife Trust
- Devon Wildlife Trust puts on over 100 local events in Devon each year, including festivals, nature reserve open days, walks, conservation work days, wildlife surveys, talks and fun days out.

Paignton Zoo - With more animals than anyone else in the South West you're in for a really wild time. See them all - giraffes, lions, gorillas, cheetahs and thrilling crocodiles, plus our cheeky meerkats, colourful snakes and amazing monkeys. There are also indoor play areas, the Jungle Express train and uniquely, six habitats that mimic the animals' natural environment. Come in and get close to over two thousand creatures. But you'd better leave a whole day - you'll need it.

River Dart Country Park - River Dart Adventures is based at the Park and is open every day except Christmas for visitors to enjoy. Set in 90 acres, with lakes, parkland and woods with the majestic River Dart flowing through the Park it is the ideal place to stay or visit. Children can run and play on our Pirate Ship lake and Adventure Playgrounds and our on-site facilities available for everyone.

Crealy Adventure Park - Adventure park.

Incase we have missed anything


For information on Exeter City Football Club - 14 miles from the hotel

Exeter City Football Club
St. James' Park
Stadium Way

For information on Torquay United Football Club - 8 miles from the hotel

Torquay United Football Club

For information on Exeter Chiefs Rugby Club - 14 miles from the hotel

Sandy Park Stadium
Sandy Park Way
EX2 7NN 


Teignmouth Golf Club - A warm welcome awaits all visitors to Teignmouth Golf Club - each of whom are guaranteed a true test of
golf with our course offering many fine contours and borrowing greens - the trademark of Mackenzie. 01626 777070

Dainton Park Golf - Situated in 125 acres of rolling South Devon parkland, Dainton Park has matured into a spectacular 18 hole golf course. Elevated tees offer magnificent views over Dartmoor National Park and the South Hams, while tight, well-defined fairways follow the natural contours of the land, and inviting greens nestle among the trees and water features. Facilities also include a 10bay floodlit driving range and a PGA recognised coaching academy.

Stover Golf Club - This James Braid designed course is an example of the very best of the South West. The course is set in 200 acres of parkland with some of the prettiest golf holes in Devon. Extensive, mature woodlands and water, feature on a number of holes and the course offers an excellent challenge for all golfing abilities. Stover Golf Club, one of the most popular courses in South Devon, is situated very close to the A38 Plymouth Expressway, just 15 minutes from Exeter, 20 minutes from Plymouth and 3 miles from Newton Abbot making the course very accessible to both members and visitors.


Teignmouth Is a long and red sandy beach, its beautiful location is right beside Teignmouth's town centre. Dolphins can often be seen jumping and playing in the water. Fishing trips are available along with water sports.

Shaldon Directly opposite Teignmouth Beach, it is a beautiful little beach in the little village of Shaldon. The water ferry can take you across to Teignmouth and is an enjoyable journey.

Torquay Located just beside Torquay town, is a lovely beach, where you will see plenty of boats in the harbour side.

Dawlish The sandy beach is quiet and relaxing, and within walking distance of Dawlish town centre.

Dawlish Warren This is a long and sandy beach, right beside a nature reserve and a large arcade.

To find out more information on beaches in the area