Pixies Holt Outdoor Centre, Yelverton, Devon for Youth and Schools

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Outdoor Centre
Activity venue for rent for large groups in Dartmoor National Park

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends.
Pixies Holt Outdoor Centre, Yelverton, Devon, sleeps 36 in 8 bedrooms.

Accommodation is warm and comfortable sleeping 35 in bedrooms of 4-6 beds with en-suite hand basins. We offer a large common room with small kitchenette for group use, a separate dining room and modern toilet and showers facilities. Set in approx. 2 acres of private grounds there is a pond and a mixture of Dartmoor fauna and flora. There is ample parking for cars and minibuses.

The centre is fully catered and has the Healthy Schools award. We use local produce wherever possible buying meat from the local butcher, bread from the local baker and vegetables and fruit from a traditional wholesale greengrocer. Our cooks provide a full cooked breakfast, we provide you with all the ingredients for making healthy packed lunches and at the end of the day the cooks produce delicious evening meals such as roasts, curries, lasagne etc. followed by traditional puddings such as fruit crumble and custard!

Outdoor Learning activities are offered by our own team of skilled Outdoor Education Tutors along with specialist partner providers such as Dartmoor National Park Rangers and Guides. We offer a range of programs that have been developed over recent years in partnership with visiting groups. We think these reflect the needs of groups and offer value for money whilst having clear outdoor learning aims.

Pixies Holt is available to hire for Schools, youth or community groups and other organised groups. During the school summer term and busy periods we ask groups to also book one of our Outdoor Learning programs. At other times you may book just the accommodation or accommodation and activities.


Self catering available at certain times of year, please contact us for availability. Fully fitted kitchen with oil fired AGA
Bright and airy room with dining tables and benches. Direct access to sunny veranda.
Large bright common room with soft chairs, interactive whiteboard and free wifi, table tennis, kitchenette to make hot & cold drinks.
large interactive whiteboard and free wifi
Public payphone (there is no mobile phone reception at the centre, but can be gained in approx 100m uphill)
We do not have a games room, but there is a table Tennis table in common room.
Oil fired central heating throughout.
8 bedrooms; 2 twin rooms, 6 rooms with bunk beds of between 4-8 beds. All rooms have wash hand basins
Duvet, pillows and blankets provided. You will need to bring a bottom sheet, duvet cover and pillow case. Linen can be hired at additional cost.
Large modern toilet and shower facilities, in addition there is a first floor bathroom with WC and bath, and separate WC's on both floors.
First floor wet room with disabled facilities. Limited access to first floor common room up two flights of stairs.
Large natural gardens full of fauna and flora, flat lawn to play ball games, table tennis table in common room, Dartmoor on the doorstep!
Approx 2 acres of natural gardens full of fauna and flora, flat lawn to play ball games, picnic benches, sunny veranda, Dartmoor on the doorstep!
No pool.
Parking for cars and minibuses in private car park.
No smoking on the premises (Devon County Council buildings policy).
No pets inside the building, pets by arrangement in the centre grounds.


100m West of Dartmeet Bridge on the Ashburton to Princetown B3312. Please note post codes cover larger areas on Dartmoor and SatNavs can be wrong!
Princetown; 10 miles. Ashburton; 10 miles. Newton Abbot; 20 miles. Tavistock 20 miles Exeter 35 miles Plymouth 35 miles
Princetown village shop and post office. Ashburton SPAR convenience store. Supermarkets at Tavistock and Newton Abbot
Forest Inn - Hexworthy 5 mins by car (walkable through fields). Pubs and cafes in Princetown

Booking Information

Fully catered accommodation from £31.50 per person per night (min 24 people). Activity prices on request.

Self Catering
Outside Caterers
Other Meals
Full Board Only
Leader Rooms
Risk Assessment
Educational Focus
Presentation Aids
Outdoor Activities
Disabled Facilities

Getting here

Pixie's Holt Outdoor Centre
PL20 6SG, UK
United Kingdom
Newton Abbot (London-Penzance mainline) 45 minutes
Princetown rural service to market towns.
Exeter International Airport, 55 minutes.

Rental Rates

Fully catered accommodation from £29.00 per person per night (min 24 people). Self catered price from £400 per night. Activity prices on request.

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Pixies Holt Outdoor Centre, Yelverton, Devon

Brendan Stone

+44 (0)1364 631 500
Pixie's Holt Outdoor Centre
PL20 6SG, UK
United Kingdom