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Skern Lodge

Skern Lodge

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Guide Prices

Half day activity sessions start from £25 per person, book two adults’ children go half price.

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    Recent Reviews:

    • Rachael P
      Guildford, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Half day activity day
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 27th August 2018
      Visited Skern Lodge on Saturday with 11 others for a Hen do. Matthew our instructor was brilliant and guided us through archery, the high ropes and the assault course. Would definitely recommend and... Read full review
    • Jayveebeer
      Trip Type:
      Family
      The best day of our holiday, by miles!
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 27th August 2018
      We were camping in Croyde bay and it wouldn’t stop raining, so the beach was a no go. We decided to call Skern Lodge and try some activities. From the friendly and helpful booking in right through... Read full review
    • Samantha V
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Amazing
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 27th August 2018
      My husband wrote a review but I felt so strongly about how brilliant our day was I wanted to write a review too. I’m not a fan of heights and I’m not the fittest of people but I know my children love... Read full review

    Facilities

    Catering

    • Bar
    • Cater for vegetarians
    • Restaurant
    • Serve breakfast
    • Serve evening meal
    • Serve lunch

    Children & Infants

    • Accept children (Minimum age) - 5yrs accompanied 8yrs un-accompanied

    Establishment Features

    • Accommodation on site
    • Cater for Corporate events
    • Cater for school groups
    • Conference facilities
    • Drying Facilities
    • Experience level - advanced
    • Experience level - beginner
    • Experience level - intermediate
    • First Aid
    • Fitness level required - medium
    • Fully qualified instructors
    • Instructor training
    • Lessons/courses available
    • Lifeguard
    • Open All Year
    • Picnic Area
    • Showers
    • Toilets
    • Welcome single sex groups, eg stag/hen parties

    Key Features

    • Coastal
    • Families
    • Groups
    • Stag and Hen Parties

    Leisure Facilities

    • Outdoor pool
    • Water sports facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking

    Payment Methods

    • Accept Bank Transfers, Internet Payment or SWIFT/IBAN
    • All major credit cards accepted
    • Cash & Cheque accepted
    • MasterCard accepted
    • Visa accepted

    Travel & Trade

    • Group discounts available
    • Packed lunches available
    • Wi-fi available

    Map & Directions

    Road Directions

    All vehicles heading South West: 

    M5 South towards Exeter. Exit Junction 27. This is around 1 hour from Skern Lodge. Follow signs to North Devon, A361 Barnstaple, A39 Bideford, cross Torridge Bridge. Turn right at the A39 / A368 roundabout, towards Appledore, Northam, Westward Ho!  

    Directions by Car, Minibus or small Coach

    Either follow satnav directions for EX39 1NG, or:

    After the A39 / A386 roundabout near Bideford, pass The Durrant House Hotel. Turn right towards Appledore, on Churchill Way. Continue through Appledore village, along the quay, and leave the village behind. 400m after the last house, Skern Lodge is clearly marked on the left.

    Public Transport Directions

    Trains run from Exeter to Barnstaple from here you can get bus 21 or 21A to Appledore.

    It is a short ¼ mile walk from Appledore to Skern Lodge.

    Appledore, Bideford, Devon, EX39 1NG
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    Tel01237 475992

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    Opening Times

    Season (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

    * Office hours: 9am – 5pm

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