Kentisbury Grange Country Park in Barnstaple

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Nestling on the edge of Exmoor National Park and commanding sweeping panoramic views, Kentisbury Lodges unite some of Devon’s most picturesque vistas with luxury boutique lodge living. Superbly well-appointed, enjoying waterside locations and boasting hot tubs, this is a perfect escape for couples and families alike. The Coach House Restaurant by Michael Caines is on site and offers excellent dining, while Devon’s abundant attractions are within easy reach. Perfect for special occasions and family holidays in glorious, luxurious comfort. Master bedroom with flat screen TV and ensuite large walk in shower. Twin with flat screen TV and ensuite including freestanding roll top bath. Spacious kitchen and living area with glass atrium ceiling, and wall divider including inset rotating TV. Large bi-fold patio doors leading out to decking with outdoor hot tub and waterside views. Bar and restaurant. Cycle hire. All facilities available for all dates.

A superb collection of sumptuous, ultra modern lodges, all designed and finished to the highest of standards, offering the perfect luxurious romantic escape or family holiday.

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Things to do near Kentisbury Grange Country Park

Make the most of your holiday at Kentisbury Grange Country Park by enjoying a day out to one of these nearby recommended activities....

Beaches

Hele Bay, Ilfracombe - 7.2 Miles away

The beach at Hele Bay is comprised mainly of sand and shingle. Its location adjacent to the Hillsborough Nature Reserve in an area of outstanding natural beauty make it an idyllic setting to relax in. Clean waters and safe swimming with an abundance of rock pools mean its great for all the family.

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Lynmouth Bay, Lynmouth - 7.2 Miles away

Lynmouth Bay offers good if slightly hair-raising waves for the more daring of surfers. The little village is charming and full of character. Walk through historic streets and hear the stories of the local lifeboat crew.

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Coombe Martin Beach, Ilfracombe - 7.2 Miles away

A firm favourite of local families, this unspoilt beach is mainly shingle at the top with plenty of sand at low water. There are natural rock pools providing endless interest and the beach also marks the edge of the Exmoor National Park.

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Tunnels Beach, Ilfracombe - 7.7 Miles away

When sea-water bathing was considered a cure for all ailments, the Victorians carved pit a network of tunnels leading to sheltered beaches with a large tidal swimming pool, very popular today with children who can enjoy inflatables and snorkeling safely.

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Bucks Mills Beach, Clovelly - 8 Miles away

A lovely secluded and quiet beach, found in a rocky cove. Walk through the picturesque village of Bucks Mills to find it. It is also a great place for a spot of fishing.

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Lee Bay, Ilfracombe - 9.4 Miles away

Lee Bay is a delightful sand and shingle beach backing onto a charming village, and flanked on either side by an imposing rocky coastline. The wooded combe in which it lies is sometimes referred to as 'fuchsia valley'.

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Crow Point, Saunton - 9.6 Miles away

Crow point is situated in the estuary on the edge of Braunton Marshes. Small, secluded and sandy it offers spectacular views over the estuary.

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Barricane Beach, Woolacombe - 10.5 Miles away

You can find Barricane Beach or shell beach as it sometimes called, in between Woolacombe and Mortehoe. It is a great beach for crabbing owing to its numerous rookpools.

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Croyde Bay, Croyde Bay - 12 Miles away

Croyde is perhaps Devon's most popular surfing beach. Facing almost due west the beach picks up a good deal of swell and this combined with quality sand banks makes for one of the UK's best surf beaches.

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Instow Beach, Instow - 12.2 Miles away

Located on the edge of the Torridge Estuary, Instow beach is blessed with fine soft sand and is sheltered from the surf. It's a popular place to launch boats, and to windsurf and there's plenty of space for beach games like volleyball and cricket.

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Kilve Beech , Minehead - 21.6 Miles away

A beautiful beach in the picturesque village of Kilve. The area is within a Site of Special Scientific Interest in which many different fossils and rock formations have been uncovered. There is also the ruin of an old Chantry which was once used to house smuggled spirits!

Location: Minehead

Porlock Weir Beach, Minehead - 21.6 Miles away

Popular for swimming, fishing, surfing and sailing, the four mile long pebble beach of shingle ridge is of considerable archaeological and geographical significance. There is also some great marshland behind the beach which serves as a perfect habitat for the local birds.

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Blue Anchor Beach, Minehead - 21.6 Miles away

Hunt for fossils and get an ice cream on this expansive beach. It has good access, but for those with limited mobility take care as the surrounding areas are a little rocky.

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Minehead Beach, Minehead - 21.6 Miles away

The beach doesn't get any surf but can be good for windsurfing and kitesurfing. It's a mixture of sand and shingle and looks out across the Bristol Channel to Wales. If you want to sail, the best place to launch from is the Lifeboat Station.

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Dunster Beach, Minehead - 22.9 Miles away

Within walking distance of the medieval village of Dunster, the beach lies in the sheltered Blue Anchor Bay at the foot of Exmoor. It's sand and pebble with safe bathing and excellent fishing from the shore.

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Southerndown Beach, Bridgend - 27.3 Miles away

This west facing sand and pebble beach is backed by farmland. Popular for surfing, canoeing and bathing, it also has some rockpools. It is joined to the heritage coast path which leads to a castle along the cliffs.

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Cycling and Walking

Coast to Coast, Ilfracombe - 7.5 Miles away

Linking Ilfracombe on the North coast with Plymouth on the South coast for a distance of 102 miles, the route offers views of beaches and estuaries, lush green valleys and the moorlands of Dartmoor. Mostly traffic free, and over 40% of it is on former railway lines.

Location: Ilfracombe

The Tarka Trail, Devon - 9.8 Miles away

Following the River Torridge to the estuary at Instow, the route is fairly flat and very safe for children to cycle. Crossing the river many times where Tarka The Otter was filmed, this lovely route has various access points along the way and provides a great way to explore the largely unspoiled countryside of North Devon.

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Exmoor cycle route, Porlock - 16.2 Miles away

At about 60 miles long it is mainly focused at experienced riders. Although challenging, it is a fantastic route which passes through Exmoor National Park. Keep an eye out for local wildlife as you ride through the beautiful scenery.

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Grand Western Canal, Tiverton - 28 Miles away

Ideal for families with children, this is route is flat, easy and mainly off road. There are open views of superb landscape along the way, varying between the sheltered woodland and sweeping vistas of the Blackdown Hills.

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Oxwich Bay Walk, Oxwich Bay - 28.2 Miles away

Located in a National Nature Reserve, this walk will take you between half an hour to an hour to complete. The reserve has one of the richest varieties of coastal habitats in Britain, and is a favourite location for bird watchers.

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Ruby country cycling, Torridge - 29.1 Miles away

This route encircles the beautiful and infrequently visited Upper River Carey valley in deepest, rural Devon. It's not an easy route and has many twists and turns, but you'll be rewarded with views of quiet hamlets and rolling greenery along the way.

Location: Torridge

The Granite Way cycle route, Okehampton - 29.6 Miles away

This is an easy route of 11 miles with the least traffic in Devon. You'll cycle through rural Devon, enjoying spectacular views of Dartmoor and its wildlife on the way.

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The Dartmoor Way Hiking, Okehampton - 29.6 Miles away

Why not walk a short section of the Dartmoor Way? This circular 78 mile walking trail meanders across rolling moorland, through quaint Devon thatched villages along secluded wooded valleys, over clapper bridges and around Dartmoor's unique tors.

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Food and Drinking

62 The Bank, Barnstaple - 7.5 Miles away

At 62, local produce is used whenever possible, to create classic and contemporary dishes that are influenced by exciting flavours from around the world. Try the barbecue rack of ribs, homemade burgers or sizzling fajitas.

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Garden Restaurant, Barnstaple - 7.7 Miles away

Wonderful views across the Taw estuary and 2 acres of beautiful gardens feature at this 150-seater restaurant catering for everything from a cup of tea to a full meal. For sunny days, there's also lots of seating outside.

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Ragamuffins Bistro, Braunton - 9.6 Miles away

Best known for its fresh locally caught fish and seafood, Ragamuffins is proud of offering the best locally sourced and seasonal produce around, all complemented by a great wine list.

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The Corner Bistro, Braunton - 10.4 Miles away

Mull over Sunday lunch in one of north Devon's leading restaurants – the food is fresh and locally sourced, even the burgers are organic.

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Westbeach Bar and Restaurant, Woolacombe - 10.5 Miles away

Relaxed surroundings and spectacular views over Woolacombe beach are the perfect setting for a seasonal menu reflecting the area's superb seafood as well as venison, pheasants and other locally caught game caught locally.

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The Quay Gallery and restaurant, Appledore - 12.7 Miles away

The Quay is a waterfront restaurant, coffee-shop and gallery with wide and wonderful views of the Taw and Torridge estuaries. Upstairs, in the first-floor restaurant, the fresh, bright and seasonal menu, using the best local produce, should distract you from window-gazing.

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Bensons Licensed Restaurant, Appledore - 12.7 Miles away

To enjoy beautiful locally sourced fish visit this restaurant. For the meat lovers there are prime cuts of meat on offer as well as poultry. Round off your meal with a superbly presented homemade pud or sample delicious British cheeses. Book early to avoid disappointment!

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Benson's Licensed Restaurant, Appledore - 12.7 Miles away

Visit this award winning restuarant located on Appledore Quay. The owners pride themselves on using quality fresh fish that is locally sourced and offer prime cuts of meat and poultry and fantastic home-made puddings that you will never forget!

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Decks Restaurant, Instow - 17.6 Miles away

Enjoy fantastic views as you savour a meal prepared with the finest of fresh local ingredients. Located right on Instow seafront, The Decks is recommended in the Good Food Guide and has an AA rosette.

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French's Bistro, Chumleigh - 18.1 Miles away

French bistro cooking using the best of local produce, much of it free range and organic, with meats from Devon, and fish from local lakes and coasts. Even the butter and milk are locally sourced to ensure the best quality.

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The Star Inn , Watchet - 27.3 Miles away

A popular, CAMRA pub with a varied menu and a great selection of real ales. With its welcoming atmosphere and interesting decor, this charming little inn is the perfect place for a tasty bite to eat and a refreshing pint.

Location: Watchet

The Fishermans Cot, Tiverton - 28.9 Miles away

The Fisherman's Cot, nestling on the banks of the River Exe at Bickleigh, is one of the most picturesque traditional inns in the south of England. It's superb location makes it an all-year-round choice for locals and visitors alike, situated between the city of Exeter and the old market town of Tiverton. It boasts beautiful gardens and areas where customers can enjoy the stunning river setting

Location: Tiverton

The Windmill Inn , Williton - 29.9 Miles away

Located overlooking St. Audries Church this lovely restaurant is a great place to grab a light bite or relax over a leisurely dinner. Often frequented by cyclists or walkers, it is also popular with locals and tourists alike. Children are well catered for and the carvery on Wednesdays and Sundays is well worth the trip.

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Gardens and Countryside

Heddon Hall Gardens, Barnstaple - 2.9 Miles away

In the picturesque Heddon Valley, on the western edge of Exmoor National Park, Heddon Hall Gardens are now open on a regular basis and will appeal to every gardener as well as anyone who just enjoys delicious home made cream teas in lovely surroundings.

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Marwood Hill Gardens, Barnstaple - 6.1 Miles away

Marwood Hill is a beautiful 20 acre valley garden, very colourful in spring, and with three small lakes, a large bog garden and a rock and alpine scree. The National Collections of 'Iris ensata' and tulbaghias are held here.

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Watersmeet House, Lynmouth - 8 Miles away

Set in a valley at the confluence of the East Lyn and Hoar Oak Water, there has been a tea-garden here since 1901. There is loads of wildlife to spot on a walk alongside the tumbling woodland streams and waterfalls. The house now serves as an NT shop/information centre.

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Tapeley Park, Bideford - 14.7 Miles away

All the family will enjoy a day out at Tapeley Park. There are lots of attractions including thoughtful woodland works, organic vegetable gardens, a children's play area and surprising animal encounters. The famous terraces are full of semi-tropical and tender flowers rarely seen in the UK.

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Greencombe Gardens, Porlock - 15.6 Miles away

Greencombe is a 60 year old 3.5 acre garden, bordering ancient woodland. Careful planting has resulted in a stunning collection, however it also has a natural quality as if it has just been stumbled upon.

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Rosemoor, Great Torrington - 17.3 Miles away

The RHS has developed the original 8 acres into 65 acres of gardens and woodlands, featuring extensive herbaceous borders, herb and cottage gardens, a potager, fruit and vegetable garden, rose gardens, a foliage and plantsman's garden as well as a winter garden. So there really is something to fit all tastes!

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Wimbleball Lake, Wimbleball - 21.3 Miles away

374 acres of water await you at Wimbleball Lake. Perfect for watersports, fishing, bird watching or just simply enjoying with a picnic. The stunning Exmoor scenery makes this a great place to visit throughout the year. There are also a number of local clubs that offer tuition in sailing and other watersports.

Location: Wimbleball

Exmoor National Park, Minehead - 23.9 Miles away

A tranquil landscape with beautiful moorlands and impressive coastal views. Explore this rich landscape and admire the lovely rivers, waterfalls and charming towns and villages. Keep your eyes peeled for wild red deer and a whole host of other wildlife.

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Winsford Walled Garden, Halwill Junction - 28.1 Miles away

An enchanting garden with magnificent Victorian greenhouses, often though of as the best in South West England. Admire Brazilian rhubarb, bamboo grove and the delightful walled garden. Featured in 'Devon Today', 'Devon Life' and 'Gardener's Tales'; Winsford Walled Garden is well worth a visit.

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Great Days Out

Exmoor Zoological Park, Barnstaple - 2.1 Miles away

As well as providing 'natural' living spaces for many smaller creatures no longer seen in city zoos, the zoo is now home to larger animals such as cheetah, blackbuck, maned wolves, sitatunga and of course the 'Exmoor beast'!

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Combe Martin Wildlife and dinosaur Park, Ilfracombe - 2.8 Miles away

Life size, roaring and spitting animated dinosaurs lurk in 30 acres of subtropical vegetation, and the museum houses genuine dinosaur eggs. With rides and a chance to swim with sealions in a specially built pool, this is an attraction not to be missed.

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Lynton and Barnstaple Steam Railway, Parracombe - 4.2 Miles away

Let the Lynton & Barnstaple Railway carry you on a nostalgic steam train ride in Exmoor National Park, from Woody Bay Station, North Devon – the first phase in rebuilding one of the world’s most famous and picturesque narrow gauge railways. (Wheelchair access, but those whose chair is wider than 30” should contact with the company prior to journey to make arrangements.)

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The Play Hut, Ilfracombe - 7.7 Miles away

Huge fun for children, The Play Hut is Ilfracombe's only indoor and outdoor kids' soft play centre and is housed within a beautiful oak building with the stylish Café Blue Bar adjoining, so parents can relax too!

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Quince Honey Farm, South Molton - 11.6 Miles away

Britain's largest honey farm has a visitors' centre renowned worldwide for its unique living honeybee displays. Watch the bees in complete safety, without disturbing their natural behaviour, and view the honey processing plant, with its honey extracting, bottling, and candle making rooms.

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The Big Sheep, Bideford - 16.2 Miles away

The Big Sheep is huge fun and a perfect, all weather day out for all the family, with lots to see and do including rides, dog trials, garden centre, horse whispering, pony rides, sheep races, nursery barn and lamb feeding.

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West Somerset Railway, Minehead - 21.6 Miles away

Experience the thrill of being in control of a steam locomotive when you take a day course in train driving, or simply sit back and relax as you travel along one of Britain's best and longest heritage railways.

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Milky Way Adventure Park, Bideford - 22.5 Miles away

The Milky Way Adventure Park is a great family day out whatever the weather. Thrilling rides, adventure for the little ones and exciting Birds of Prey shows are just some of its many attractions.

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Tropiquaria Animal and Adventure Park, Watchet - 26.6 Miles away

At Tropicquaria you can get up close and personal with the animals and even hold snakes and spiders in the tropical hall. Visit the puppet show, aquarium or even play in the indoor play castle and full size pirate ships.

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History and Heritage

Arlington Court, Barnstaple - 12.7 Miles away

Built in neo-classical style in 1822, Arlington Court's interior is astonishing: full of collections for every taste, many of them amassed by an eccentric former owner. Carriage rides are available in the grounds.

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Torrington 1646, Great Torrington - 16.9 Miles away

At Torrington 1646, you'll be guided by colourful 17th Century characters, dressed in period costume and speaking and acting as though they were living at the time of the civil war battle. Visit the physic garden and perhaps even try on armour in the Royalist encampment. A guaranteed fun-packed, family day out. Highly Recommended. (Facilities where dogs can be left)

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Dunster Castle, Minehead - 21.6 Miles away

Many turrets and towers lend this ancient castle an air of romance, and its dramatic hilltop location affords magnificent views over Exmoor and the Bristol Channel. It boasts fine interiors and its subtropical gardens are home to the National Collection of strawberry trees.

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Dunster Working Water Mill, Minehead - 22.3 Miles away

See how flour is produced as the wheat grain is fed down to the grinding stones before being bagged up for local shops. Built in 1680, Dunston is the West Country's finest working water mill and sits in magnificent surroundings alongside the River Avill overlooking Exmoor National Park.

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Knightshayes Court, Tiverton - 26.7 Miles away

One of the finest surviving Gothic Revival houses, built in the lush landscape of mid-Devon, Knightshayes Court is a rare example of the work of the eccentric and inspired architect William Burges.

Location: Tiverton

Knighsthayes Court, Tiverton - 26.7 Miles away

Enjoy a glimpse into grand Victorian country house life at Knightshayes: rich interiors, lavishly decorated – the smoking and billiard rooms, elegant boudoir and drawing room are particularly enjoyable. And the grounds are lovely too.

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Nature Reserves

Lundy Island, Lundy Island - 14.4 Miles away

England's only marine nature reserve, this dramatic, unspoilt island is a fitting setting for a fascinating array of wildlife including seals, a huge seabird colony, wild ponies, basking sharks and puffins. No cars disturb the island but there is a village inn and church.

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Dunsford Woods Nature Reserve, Dunster - 22.3 Miles away

The varied habitats at Dunsford support a wide range of plants and wildlife. In the Spring it's filled with wild daffodils, and butterflies, otters, mink, woodpeckers, deer and dormice can also all be seen.

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Sports and Activities

Tarka Tennis, Barnstaple - 7.7 Miles away

The Tarka Tennis Centre runs an extensive tennis programme for all ages and standards. There are 12 courts, 6 indoors and 6 outside, you don't have to be a member, and training sessions are available.

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Ebo Adventure Scuba Diving, Barnstaple - 8.6 Miles away

Under the supervision of a PADI accredited dive instructor, you can safely discover the fascinating sensations of the underwater world.

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Shelly's Riding School, Chivenor - 9.1 Miles away

Go for a ride on the beach, amongst the Braunton barrows and along the woodland treks. Shelly's Riding School is a small yard in a great location where beginners can learn to ride and those with more experience can go a little further afield.

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Ebo Adventure Canoe and Kayaking , Barnstaple - 9.5 Miles away

Get a taste for adventure with canoeing and kayaking lessons along the Devon coast between Bideford and Barnstaple, from introductory sessions to improver coaching on white-water and the ocean. Highly qualified instructors ensure you are in safe hands throughout.

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Surf South West, Croyde Bay - 12 Miles away

Learn to surf on Croyde's Blue Flag beach, where the British Surfing Championships have been held three times. Surf South West runs surfing lessons and courses for all levels, and has been awarded Level 5 status by the British Surfing Association.

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Minehead Golf Course, Minehead - 22.1 Miles away

This wonderful course is the second oldest in Somerset, originally established in 1882. The site has been impressively maintained and developed ever since attracting locals, tourists and societies alike. Whatever your ability or experience, this course will offer something for you.(Booking is essential)

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Red Park Equestrian Centre, Williton - 28.2 Miles away

Whether you’re a novice or just want to improve your skills, Red Park is the perfect place to visit. Providing excellent facilities for all ages and abilities, the centre hand picks the best horses and matches them to the riders according to temperament and performance. The centre not only teaches riding, but also how to care for the animals.

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Towns and Villages

Barnstaple Heritage Centre, Barnstaple - 7.4 Miles away

Bringing the history of Barnstaple to life through a combination of touch-screen computer interactives, information panels and atmospheric mock-ups, the town's Heritage Centre is housed in a Grade I and II listed building on the riverfront.

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The Elliot Art Gallery, Braunton - 9.4 Miles away

As well as paintings, displays include pottery, woodcarvings, stained and engraved glass, model ships and much more, by both local North Devon craftsmen and nationally known artists. Many of the works exhibited are for sale – the perfect holiday souvenir perhaps?

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The Courtyard, Hereford - 10.5 Miles away

The Courtyard is Herefordshire's centre for the arts, priding itself on an array of theatre, dance, music, film and visual arts events throughout the year.

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Atlantic Village Outlet Shopping, Bideford - 15.2 Miles away

Shopping all the family can enjoy! Atlantic village offers a unique blend of outlet shopping and exciting visitor attractions in the Atlantis Family Adventure Park. With over 35 outlet shops to choose from, offering up to 50% of the retail price.

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Aquasplash Leisure Pool, Minehead - 21.6 Miles away

Aquasplash has four lanes, and doubles up as a fun pool at weekends. There's a beach style entrance which is perfect for children learning to swim. They also run aqua fitness classes and a health suite.

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Dunster Dolls Museum, Dunster - 22.5 Miles away

The museum displays 900 dolls from all over the world based on the unique collection of the late Mollie Hardwick. Dolls furniture and crockery are also exhibited.

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Cowbridge, Cowbridge - 25.8 Miles away

Cowbridge is an elegant market town famous for its arts & crafts and antiques. The high street is lined with fashionable shops, bars, restaurants and chic boutiques.

Location: Cowbridge

Tiverton, Tiverton - 27.4 Miles away

A bustling, historical market town in the heart of Mid Devon, Tiverton has a wide range of attractions to interest the visitor. The castle was occupied by the Earls of Devon up to the 16th Century and the restored canal with a horse drawn passenger service follows a glorious route through unspoilt countryside. The town itself has a lively market with a farmers market the third Wednesday of every month as well as a number of shops, tearooms and restaurants. A church trail exploring many of the outstanding churches in the area, as well as a local town trail, are available, enabling you to discover the hidden historic and architectural gems of the town and offering a fascinating insight into their history. The recently restored historic pannier market holds regular events including antiques and farmers markets. Canal walks and horse-drawn boat cruises take place on the Grand Western Canal with an amazing 24 bridges along its 11-mile stretch! Take a trip to Tiverton Castle, built in 1106 by Richard de Redvars on the orders of Henry I.

Location: Tiverton

Holsworthy Theatre, Holsworthy - 27.7 Miles away

The theatre is managed by Holsworthy Amateur Theatrical Society (HATS) who produce their own shows and host a wide range of great professional shows too. See website for details of forthcoming events.

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The Bakelite Museum, Williton - 27.7 Miles away

A museum for bakelite – the world's first and most successful synthetic plastic, the material with a thousand uses. Toasters, radios, egg cups, televisions, telephones, gramophones, hairdryers and electric heaters are all on display.

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Bickleigh, Devon - 29.3 Miles away

Picturesque village in the Exe valley on the main road between Exeter and Tiverton. It has lovely thatched cottages, a railway museum, gardens, a 14th century bridge, a working water mill, shopping and crafts centre. Today’s Mill blends the traditions of a bygone age with contemporary living and offers out of town shopping and dining in the most idyllic of settings.

Location: Devon

Nearby Holiday Parks

Here is a selection of other holiday parks near Kentisbury Grange Country Park. Alternatively you may wish to view all our holiday parks in North Devon or holiday parks in Barnstaple.

Beachside Holiday Park, Bideford

Mullacott Park, Ilfracombe

Wooda Lakes, Holsworthy

Grattons Cedar Lodges, Ilfracombe

Tarka Holiday Park, Barnstaple