Calvert Trust Exmoor Residential Centre
When contacting this venue please quote UKST1 for group discounts
Areas served:South West
Wistlandpound, Kentisbury Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 4SJ
MONTHS OPENJanuary, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
What we offer on a school trip
Located in an area of outstanding natural beauty on the edge of Exmoor National Park and a short distance from the North Devon Coast our beautiful Victorian model farm conversion is at the heart of our award winning accessible centre.
The majority of our guests choose to enjoy our delicious home cooked food, which is freshly prepared on site daily. Self catering is also an option, or ‘semi-self-catered’ for our transitional courses.
In the evening you can relax in our hydrotherapy pool, Jacuzzi or sensory room, enjoy beautiful views from the Acland room veranda, or participate in fantastic evening entertainments, all at no extra cost.
The centre is manned 24/7. Reception is open 7 days a week 9am – 5pm, with extended hours until 8pm on our check in days (Mondays and Fridays). After 5pm there is duty instructor in the centre and available until reception re-opens the next morning.
The main building (Which contains our accommodation) is a controlled environment with alarmed exits; between 23:00 and 07:30 the centre is locked.
Our activities link to various sections of the curriculum for all key stages, and we are happy to work with you to tailor our activities to your specific curriculum needs or to a particular topic. There is a lot of useful information available to download from the schools pages of our website.