7th December 2021
Big Adventures for Little Guests
There's no wonder Devon is one of the most popular family holiday destinations, with world-class beaches and a huge variety of child-friendly things to do. Add in luxury accommodation, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, putting green and tennis courts, you have all the ingredients for an unforgettable family holiday that is sure to make the photo albums.
‘DIVE IN’ | The Victoria Hotel Swimming Pool
There’s nothing quite like splishing and splashing about in a swimming pool. With our heated indoor and outdoor swimming pools, whatever the weather, we can guarantee that you can still get your cossies on. Let the kids let off some steam as they swim carefree and if splashing about isn’t quite for you, why not relax on our sun loungers with a good book?
‘THEME PARK THRILLS’ Crealy Adventure Park, Clyst St Mary
Just 20 minutes from the Victoria Hotel, Crealy Adventure Park is the perfect family day out, for all weathers. With over 60 rides and attractions, live shows and furry friends galore it’s no surprise that it’s been voted the ‘Best Day Out in Devon’ for eight years running.
‘WE’RE GOING TO THE ZOO, ZOO, ZOO’ Paignton Zoo, Paignton
With more animals than anyone else in the South West you’re in for a really wild time. See them all - giraffes, lions, gorillas, cheetahs and thrilling crocodiles, plus cheeky meerkats, colourful snakes and amazing monkeys.
‘LEAP, CLIMB, JUMP’ | Go Ape, Haldon Forest
Jump, climb and zip wire through the trees and feel at one with nature as you enjoy the UK’s no.1 treetop adventure park, Go Ape. Set in the stunning Haldon Forest, this fun-filled attraction will leave you longing for more.
‘SEA-TACULAR FUN’ | Rock Pooling, Sidmouth Beach
Just a 2-minute walk from our hotel this easy family activity is one that is sure to put a smile on everyone's faces. Grab a bucket and net and head to the iconic Sidmouth beach and see what you can find! ‘MAKE A SPLASH’ Exe Wake, Exmouth Fancy your hand at paddleboarding and wake-boarding or after a fun-filled hour on the banana boat, head to Exmouth where exhilarating water activities are guaranteed.
‘TEE-RIFIC GOLF FUN’ |Thorn Golf Centre, Sidmouth
Get ready for putting madness, enjoy 9-holes of Crazy Golf with miniature structures and intriguing hazards to make this simple putting game a little trickier and a whole load more fun. You can also find a wealth of other golfing opportunities available here, including a driving range, a putting green and a very popular par 3 9 hole pitch and putt course!
‘A HAY-TASTIC DAY OUT’ | Sidmouth Donkey Sanctuary, Sidmouth
If you want the cute factor and to support an incredible cause, then the donkey Sanctuary is a must for your family holiday. Based in Sidmouth this local charity has been providing a home and care for donkeys for over 50 years and is open seven days a week with free admission.