Fun For All

Fun for all the family can be found while staying at Odle Farm. Read on for some great days out and take home some great holiday memories.

For all lovers of nature and the great outdoors, Wildwood Escot is a unique experience and offers a great outdoorsy day out. Amazing Animals, magnificent Maze, outdoor Adventure Play, indoor Soft Play, terrific Traversing Walls, heart-stopping Drop-Slide, 40 Meter Zip Line, authentic Saxon Village.

Seaton Tramway operates narrow gauge heritage trams between Seaton, Colyford and Colyton in East Devon’s glorious Axe Valley. Why not book one of the Bird Watching trams and learn about all the wading birds in the estuary. Look out for the special Christmas, Halloween, and other special tram trips throughout the year.

The Donkey Sanctuary,  currently have an incredible 5,800 donkeys in their care. Meet some of the 500 living at Slade Farm, near Sidmouth, they can’t wait to see you! The new Cafe and visitor centre is well worth a visit, you might need a cuppa after getting lost in the maze.

No visit to Devon would be complete without a visit to Dartmoor’s famous Becky Falls

Devon’s Crealy Great Adventure Park is an award-winning family attraction set in 100 acres of glorious Devon Countryside. A full day out with animals, assault courses, rides, shows and much more.

Paignton Zoo, with more animals than anyone else in the South West, you’re in for a really wild time – A great day out for the kids and all the family.

Stuartline Cruises, sailing the waters around Exeter, Torquay, Sidmouth and Exmouth. Various cruises are available including bird watching, Jurassic coast, Exeter Canal, Santa Specials, Round Robin (boat and train), Cream tea river cruise and more.

West Somerset Railway, head over the border into Somerset and enjoy this 20-mile scenic route between Bishops Lydeard and Minehead. There is plenty to do from each station along the way too. Details on the website.

Beer Quarry Caves, this vast man-made complex of underground caverns was created by centuries of quarrying the famous Beer Stone. (Closed during Winter)

Pecorama, Gardens, Games and Trains

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Please follow our Facebook page for more local events nearby. Click on the “EVENTS” button to see what is on while you are in the area. REGULAR LOCAL EVENTS Ottery Tar Barrels,  takes place on 5th November every year, it’s not for the faint-hearted! Devon County Show always takes place during the 3rd week in May. 16th,

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Eating out in East Devon

Eating Out in East Devon

Eating out in East Devon at local restaurants, pubs and cafe’s you are sure to enjoy local produce. Below are just a few of the local eateries that we and previous guests recommend. The Sidmouth Arms in Upottery. Tel 01404 861252 The York Inn in Churchingford. Tel 01823 601333 Candlelight Inn, Bishopswood. Tel 01460 234476 Jack in the

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With bridleways and footpaths on your doorstep and country lanes meandering through the Otter Valley, Odle Farm is an ideal base for walkers. Most of the surrounding countryside is designated as an area of outstanding natural beauty and the following websites will help you make the most of exploring both coast and countryside. There are

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