The Cuckoo's Nest
Gym & Fitness Room
Winter Off Peak
Conditions of Booking
here if we are fully booked
North Devon Beaches
Fishing in North Devon
Riding in North Devon
Cycling in North Devon
Places of Interest
All Weather Interest
North Devon Museums
Arts and Crafts
Ceramics & Pottery
North Devon Produce
North Devon Gardens
North Devon Pubs
Fun for all the family
- Open: Daily 10 am -6 pm All year.
- Free admission - to shop and restaurant.
- on the A39 2 minutes west of Bideford
BIG SHEEP - One of the west country's premiere indoor adventure playgrounds for children of all ages from 1 to 100! A working farm turned wacky tourist attraction. Combining traditional rural crafts, such as dog trailing and shearing, and it's onsite real ale brewery, with hilarious novelties such as sheep racing and duck trialing. An amusing and witty programme of events throughout the day. Hours of entertainment is guaranteed for all ages whatever the weather - huge undercover areas! It'll be the BEST day of your holiday baa none!
- Craft shop with great value knit wear, rugs and country gifts.
Also dairy shop.
- Tel 01237 472366
- Open all year from 10am
Summer - 6pm Winter - 4pm
- Tel: 01598 763352
- Just off of A399 between South Molton & Combe Martin
- Nearby - Bratton Fleming, Exmoor Steam Railway
EXMOOR ZOO Charismatic
and charming animal favourites can be seen playing and enjoying
themselves in NATURAL surrounding. Organised keeper talks orientated
around animal feed times, encounter sessions and displays, -
make a relaxed, informative and entertaining day out. Designed
for the family, inside the zoo is something for everybody interested
in our living world, whether that is Rabbits, Spiders Monkeys
Exmoor Zoo has character and charm. No massive buildings or
concrete structures - but friendly purpose built enclosures that
merge into beautiful west country landscape.
Come and support us, in our efforts to educate and conserve you'll
be glad you did!!
- Tel 01237 431255
- Cafe & tea gardens
- Nearby - Clovelly
- Suitable for disabled
MILKY WAY - ADVENTURE PARK
A galaxy of entertainment awaits the everyone within 18 acres
of outdoor fun and probably the biggest undercover adventure
facilities in the West Country.
The Clone Zone - An alien encounter - Interactive suspended
Time Warp adventure zone - built for adults as well as children
it includes a 25ft drop slide
The North Devon Bird of Prey Centre - with twice daily shows
at 11am & 2 pm (except Saturdays)
Plus pets corner, Archery, Railway, toddler town and sheepdog
- Summer daily 10.30am-6pm Winter weekends 11am-5pm
- off A39, 9 miles W of Bideford
THE GNOME RESERVE -
home to 1000+ gnomes and pixies, ready to welcome
you to their delightful beech wood, complete with babbling brook.
Wild Flower Garden where around 250 different species of wild
flowers, herbs and grasses grow.
Gnome hats are loaned free of charge together with fishing
rods. Take your cameras and embarrass the family for some truly
memorable photos for the family album!
See gnomes for the garden and/or pottery pixies being made
daily - many gnomes unique to the Reserve. The tiny indoor pixies,
individually modelled, fired in the Kiln, in the studio of Ann
Atkin, graduate of the Royal Academy of Arts; and hand painted
- are symbols of joy in the flowering of human activities at
work and at play.....
- Tel: 01409 241435
- picnic area, drinks and ice creams, snacks available
- Open April - Oct 10am-6pm
- signposted from A386 Landcross, Bideford and from A39 Bucks
- Nearby - Tamar Lakes, Milky Way, Clovelly
- Open April-Oct, Sunday-Thursday ring for opening times
- Suitable for disabled
- Between Ilfracombe and Combe Martin on A399
- Tel 01271 867474
- Nearby - Combe Martin
| WATERMOUTH CASTLE
is owned and managed by a family providing a host of fun and
entertainment for your family. Within the Castle there are five
themes of entertainment. The Castle, Edwardian history
you can touch, see and hear. Dungeon labyrinth, there
is something different round each corner. Courtyard houses
the famous Magical Multi-Coloured Fountain Show. Merrygoland,
rides and games in a tranquil setting. Gnome land a village
full of little people. An all-in admission price covers all attractions
except antique coin operated machines, shop goods and catering
WILDLIFE and DINOSAUR PARK
- Tel 01271 882486
- On A399 just SE of Combe Martin
- Open Easter - November 10am - 4pm
- Picnic area, cafe and gift shop
- Earthquake Canyon Ride
- Falconry displays
- Nearby - Combe Martin, Watermouth Castle
Explore 30 acres of sub-tropical gardens, cascading
waterfalls and woodland walks with life size animated Dinosaurs
Over 170 species of wildlife many of them endangered and on
The park has been designed for everyone and the kids will
feel especially at home with their own zoo, adventure playground,
face painting and a magic show.
North Devon's largest indoor soft play centre for the under 12's. Featuring four levels of fun including obstacles, crawl tubes, ball pools and cannons. We also have a dedicated area for the under 3's and the Funder Forest Cafe so the adults can enjoy a hot beverage while the children play, there is also a menu for food for both adults and children.
- Tel : 01271 328328
- Barnstaple Trade Centre, just off the A361
- Open 10.00am til 6.30 pm daily