FSC Start Bay Centre, Kingsbridge, Devon

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Sleeps
20-40
Bedrooms
8
Dining
40
  • Weekly price
    from £ 2400
  • 2 night weekend
    from £ 755
  • 3 night weekend
    from £ 1255
  • Midweek per night
    from £ 378

Joined us:

2012
Property Type: 
Bunkhouses
Activity centre sleeping up to 40 for group outdoor pursuits, family celebrations and school residentials in Devon

Bookings Available: December to April including August school holidays, Christmas and New Year.
FSC Start Bay Centre, Kingsbridge, Devon, sleeps 20-40 in 8 bedrooms.

Start Bay Centre is located within a mile of the sea. This old school sleeps up to 40 in 8 bedrooms. Set within its own grounds, Start Bay Centre is surrounded by beautiful countryside. Enclosed gardens with a large lawn, BBQ and campfire area, low ropes course and safe play area are ideal for group activities and games. Games are available to borrow.

Exclusive use for your group means that you have privacy and sole use of all areas and facilities at all times during your stay. The Centre is perfect for schools, parties, groups and family get togethers. Available weekends, mid week or all week. Contact us for current availability.

Enjoy the Start Bay coastline with spectacular scenery and a wide range of opportunities for exploration and relaxation. Go surfing at Batham, kayaking at Slapton, watch the seals or visit the Lighthouse at Start Point, relax on the beach at Slapton Sands or discover Slapton Ley National Nature Reserve.

Do your own thing or we can arrange activities or a complete programme for your stay. From nature walks, rockpooling and bat watching to problem solving activities and beach bouldering. All activities are led by experienced and qualified staff.

Start Bay Centre is part of the Field Studies Council (FSC), an environmental education charity dedicated to helping people of all ages to experience the environment at first hand; to discover, explore and be inspired by the natural world.

Facilities

6 ring gas hob and double oven. Microwave, fridges and freezer, dishwasher, kettles, toasters, large pans and all utensils and crockery.
Long style tables for everyone to sit round, with seating for 40 so everyone can share a meal together.
Large cosy sitting room area adjacent to dining room with interactive whiteboard. Sofa and chairs to seat everyone. Games and books available.
An interactive whiteboard is available for use with a laptop (provided) or bring your own.
Mobile reception and Wi-Fi available throughout.
A common room with TV, WiFi and games. There is a chalet with table tennis table, an outdoor firepit and low ropes course.
Central heating throughout. There is a camp fire area in the grounds, firewood can be supplied.
40 beds arranged in 2x3, 2x4, 3x6 and 1x8 bedrooms. 3 rooms are en suite with ample communal showers and toilets located around the centre.
Linen and towels are provided.
3 en suite bedrooms and 4 communal showers. 6 toilets.
Limited disabled facilities. Accessible wash room and toilet. Downstairs accommodation and centre grounds are accessible.
Large garden, low ropes course and safe play area with games available. Interactive whiteboard, board games and table tennis area.
BBQ area and terrace, fire circle with seating, low ropes course, area for camping and safe, fenced in pond area. Ample parking.
The nearest swimming pool is located in Kingsbridge or Dartmouth.
Parking for approximately 15 cars.
Smoking is not permitted in the building or grounds.
Well behaved pets welcome.

Location

The old school, this warm and welcoming centre is located within the quiet village of Slapton. A hidden gem a mile of the stunning South Devon coast, with easy access to the beaches (5 mins - 25mins).
Easy access to Dartmouth,Kingsbridge (8 miles) & Salcombe (14 miles). Totnes is 30 minutes away offering mainline train station, making this easy to reach from further afield.
A very well stocked community village shop run by volunteers adjacent to the site. Stokeley farmshop is located 2 miles away offering local produce. Supermarkets are located in nearby towns.
The Queens' Arms and Tower Inn are located within the village. Very easy walking distance. Cafes and additional pubs are situated at Torcross with spectacular views out to sea, a short drive (5 mins).

Booking Information

Bookings Available: All Year including Christmas and New Year.
Prices start at £755 for a 2 night weekend Friday 16.00 - Sunday 18.00. We require a reservation deposit for all reservations, with full balance payable twelve weeks prior to arrival.

Self Catering
Yes
Outside Caterers
No
Breakfast
Yes
Other Meals
Yes
Full Board Only
No
Wi-fi
Yes
Games Room
Yes
Hot Tub
No
Swimming Pool
No
Tennis Court
No
Pets
Yes
Open Fire
No
Disabled Access
Yes

Getting here

Lower Green Cross
Slapton
Kingsbridge
Devon
TQ7 2RA
United Kingdom
Totnes Station (12 miles) on the South West Main Line. Direct trains to Bristol (1.5 hours), London Paddington and Birmingham (3 hours).
Slapton village (half a mile). Daily bus service to Dartmouth, Kingsbridge and Plymouth.
Exeter International Airport, 32 miles.

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FSC Start Bay Centre, Kingsbridge, Devon
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Joined us: 2012
+44 (0)1548 580 466
Lower Green Cross
Slapton
Kingsbridge
Devon
TQ7 2RA
United Kingdom