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Skern Lodge

Skern Lodge

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Guide Prices

Half day Adventure Day sessions start from £25 per person, book two adults’ children go half price.
Half day private activity sessions start from £85 (1- 3 people) £115 (4-5 people)


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    Recent Reviews:

    • darlibgappledore
      Appledore, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Great outdoor centre for kids of all ages
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 26th February 2019
      My kids have done a number of course here. They enjoy it always and the staff are professional and take good care. Would recommend it to friends. Read full review
    • hgsb14
      Rugby, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      The Big Six
      5 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 27th July 2019
      I booked a day of activities for my 10 and 9 year old grandchildren on the recommendation of teachers who had taken residential groups there. The staff made us all feel welcome on the phone and on... Read full review
    • Karen250669
      Trip Type:
      THE Best Day!
      5 of 5 stars
      Friday, 8th November 2019
      Our full fun packed day at Skern Lodge was brilliantly organised. Our guide, Jim, met us on arrival and showed us to our private room which we used between activities. We even had our own private... Read full review



    • 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 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)

    * Office hours: 9am – 5pm

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