Activities to remember

Experience

Surfing & Surf Lessons 

Woolacombe Surf Centre
4.2 miles | 15 mins by car
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Whether you've always wanted to have a go, or are a seasoned pro - Woolacombe Surf Centre offers private surfing lessons and equipment hire. Their team of highly trained and friendly surf instructors aim to provide exceptional surf lessons to people of all abilities. All equipment included and gift vouchers available.

Sea & Wildlife Cruises 

Ilfracombe Sea Safari
3.2 miles | 12 mins by car
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The North Devon coastline has so much to admire from beautiful rugged cliff waterfalls to stunning cave formations and an abundance of wildlife. Enjoy dolphin spotting, a sunset cruise, or experience the magic of swimming with seals at Lundy Island. Private charters are also available on all vessels along with a skipper and crew.

Yoga with Jess

At your Retreat, the Woodland or Beach
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Jessica Wright is a qualified Yoga instructor who offers yoga tuition in North Devon. "I have real enthusiasm for health and wellbeing which has led me to practice Yoga consistently for the last 6 years. The benefits I felt from my practice inspired me to share this with others. I now have such a passion for teaching Yoga, and offer many different styles of classes to suit your individual needs. Please contact me for more information!"

Breathing Yoga & Meditation

The Yoga Barn
0.4 miles | 10 mins walk 
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Alexandra Giffoni is a Yoga teacher and Yoga therapist, the founder of Breathing Yoga and The Yoga Barn. Alexandra offers yoga and meditation sessions for all abilities. Additional therapies include sound baths, mindful moon circles and deeply healing holistic therapies such as Reiki, Therapeutic Thai Yoga massage, Reflexology, Sound healing and Shiatsu amongst others.

Quad Biking & Off Roading 

Keypitts Off Road Adventures
6.2 miles | 15 mins by car
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A friendly, family run business established in 1998 offering fun and exhilarating activities on all terrain land. Have a go at quad biking or a 4×4 Land Rover experience (as well as archery and axe throwing!) Open all year round, whatever the weather... the wetter the better!

Horse Riding & Riding Lessons

Woolacombe Riding Stables
3.5 miles | 10 mins by car
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Woolacombe Riding Stables are a British Horse Society and Pony Club approved equestrian centre welcoming all abilities. The stables are situated at Eastacott Farm and visitors can ride over 200 acres of countryside as well as additional rides across the sand dunes at Woolacombe and over the 3 mile long stretch of golden sandy beach.

Gong/Sound Therapy 

Ravendere Retreats Woodland
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Relax your mind body and soul in the powerful sound waves of the gong. "The term "gong bath" means that you are bathed in the powerful sound waves created by a large gong when it is expertly played to provide a deeply meditative effect. It's amazing, and like nothing else, takes you on your own personal dreamy journey into the deepest conscious relaxation possible." Karen Vögelin (MFHT)

Kayaking 

Woolacombe Surf Centre
4.2 miles | 15 mins by car
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North Devon has been labelled "A Sea Kayakers Paradise" due to the rugged coastline, spectacular sea cliffs and remote rocky headlands. Enjoy the striking scenery with a qualified instructor who can tailor the experience and location to suit you.

Clay Pigeon Shooting 

North Devon Shooting Ground
3 miles | 8 mins by car
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Welcoming all levels and abilities, North Devon Shooting Ground offers clay pigeon shooting in a beautiful valley setting. Whether you'd like to have a go for fun or are looking for expert tuition to hone your skills, owners Clive & Jackie are proud to offer the highest quality and service for all levels of shooting experience.

Reef & Deep Sea Fishing 

Ilfracombe Sea Safari
3.2 miles | 12 mins by car
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Try your hand at mackerel fishing (and keep your catch!) Or experience a reef fishing trip to fish for species such as pollock, codling, wrasse, gurnard and bass on the many reefs and wrecks along the North Devon coast. Venture further into the Bristol Channel to fish for species such as conger eels, tope, ray, bull huss, bass and pollock.