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Skern Lodge Outdoor Activity Centre

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Address: , Appledore EX39 1NG, England
Phone Number: +44 1237 475992
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Description: Get wet - climb high - stay low, whatever you want, you can do it! Skern...
Get wet - climb high - stay low, whatever you want, you can do it! Skern Lodge Outdoor Activity Centre on the North Devon coast will give you a day or stay to remember, where adults and children alike will find fun, challenge, inspiration and laughter.Enjoy an outdoor activity programme to meet all of your needs, whether you are a family or a few friends after a holiday or day of outdoor activities, trying to find something to do during those long days during the school holidays or a parent after a safe, secure and energising summer camp where your children can meet individuals and discover new things.
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Amazing exeperience

We had an amazing week at Skern Lodge. We went kayaking, surfing, high ropes, tunnelling, climbing, abseiling, rafting, swimming, assault course and more! We had a range of ages... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 25, 2015
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Ilford, United Kingdom
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Ilford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

We had an amazing week at Skern Lodge. We went kayaking, surfing, high ropes, tunnelling, climbing, abseiling, rafting, swimming, assault course and more! We had a range of ages - kids from 7 to 15 plus adults and our instructors have made the sessions fun and challenging but achievable for all. Can't recommend this place highly enough. We stayed for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

I booked my 10 year old daughter in for the surf day. We come down to Westward Ho a few times a year to our friends. I thought this year she was old enough so I booked her in. Kayleigh rarely goes in the sea and had an amazing time. We went down to the beach to 'spy' on her.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

We had an amazing time dig the BIG 6. Was fine for out 6 and 7 year old. Wife hurt her finger's on the zip wire. But skern staff were great, took her to minor injury hospital while I carried on with the kids. But a great day out, defiantly recommend.

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SkernLodge, Manager at Skern Lodge Outdoor Activity Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for you kind feedback, glad to hear that you had a great day. Injuries happen vary rarely, so it's great to know we responded well. I hope the finger is healing well. More 

Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015 via mobile

We are a family of 5; boy, 9, girl 12, boy 13- mum and dad! So, we called in - just "off the street"! They could not have been more helpful, gave loads of suggestions and ideas and we went away with a price and ideas to get in touch if we wanted. We opted for a morning Kayaking. Skern... More 

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Cornwall, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

What a wonderful time all 32 of us had at Skern Lodge Activity Centre, We were on a rugby tour with 18 15 year old boys, some dads and mums, we all joined in with the assault course, Archery and River Rafting and had a brilliant time. It was lovely for all the boys to sleep in the rooms together... More 

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Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

There are many reasons why we continue to take our Year 8 pupils to Skern Lodge every year. The outstanding OAA provision is just one of the many things we love about Skern. The instructors are the best in their field, often older and wiser than many you find with other providers, and all highly professional. The pupils learn life... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Wonderful surroundings, comfortable loggings, excellent food, amenities and activities! Most importantly brilliant staff, from Instructors to the Catering team! Can't wait to go back again!

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Wiltshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Our family [aged 15-60] visited Skern for the day. Our programme was tailor made and very flexible to suit our needs. Andrea in the office was helpful and efficient at getting back to us and putting together the programme. The high ropes and zip were great fun and tuition for surfing was excellent. Paul our instructor was fun and safety... More 

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East Grinstead, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Pros- booked boys in for a surfing session for an afternoon. Very easily booked, helpful staff, reasonable price. All equipment provided. Boys were transferred to Westward Ho! beach by minibus. The boys were very happy when they came back and said they had a wonderful time. Cons-rather muddled instructions about where to wait,which left my youngest slightly anxious.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I spent a week at Skern Lodge last year for my geography fieldwork and can only leave with it my most upward appraisals. The staff were fun and full of banter, even if some took a bit of coming round too, the food in the canteen could have been of Michelin star quality, especially the lunches. The bar is an... More 

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