Over the years, we’ve learned that generally the younger members of the family are never too keen to leave the farm, especially on the last day.. (Actually the adults aren’t that keen either). Anyway if you’re going to need to persuade them, here’s a few things that might help.
Explore 26 acres of sub tropical paradise with beautiful gardens and cascading waterfalls. See 100s of exotic birds ad animals and the most realistic animatronic dinosaurs on the planet. With daily sealion shows, falconry dsiplays, lemur encounters and animal handling sessions – theres a lot see and do.
A really popular attraction. The worlds largest exhibition of living honey bees. The farm has hives which open at a touch of a button to show the bees living and working inside, to help explain and demonstrate the complete honey production process.
This is great! Watch the antics of these secretive , fascinating creatures as they go about their nightly lives in the glorious Exe Valley. From the purpose built hide get a badgers eye view while listening to the live commentary. Special photography and childrens evenings available.
Wild Badger Magic – Stoodleigh (6 miles away)
The lake is in a beautiful, unspoiled and tranquil place, surrounded by green fields and trees and with no roads or houses within sight or sound. Families are welcome – there is a bridleway and footpaths for non-fishing family members who would just like to enjoy relaxing and walking in the countryside. You are welcome to bring a picnic.
With new attractions for 2007 – Crealy is Devons great adventure park.
Nice sandy beach, backed with dunes, and generally not one of the busiest beaches. Shops selling surf equipment, take away hot & cold food and Cafe Bar. Good beach for swimmers, sunbathers and surfers alike.
Popular with surfers this is a really nice sandy beach backed by dunes in the village of Croyde. Blue flag beach with lifeguards during the summer season. Surf and watersports equipment hire available. Close by are numerous pubs and restaurants and shops.
Diggerland is a unique adventure park where children and adults can drive real diggers and so much more.
Family zoo concentrating on education and conservation. Includes details of the facilities, animals and activities. Located at South Stowford.
Estbalished 40 years ago. Horse riding for groups, parties or private lessons. Holiday groups welcome for hacking through beautiful countryside. All ages and abilities welcome. Pony days, Wednesday and Thursday in School holidays. We also cater for birthday parties and fun days with rosettes. For enquiries call 07817 322860 or 01884 252060
The fastest way to slow down! Available for public trips or private hire the horse drawn trips are a real pleasure and a little bit of a slower pace if you’re not up for the rides at Crealy! (see above) Meet the horses and crew who work the canal and the barge, or if you prefer to do the work yourself, you can hire a rowing or day boat instead.
This is a beautful way to discover deepest Devon by rail. The train which travels between Exeter and Barnstaple is a great day out and very popular. For train times call 08457 484950
Devons award winning premier all terrain off road fun, for junior and adult quads for all the family. Lots of fun!
If you would like to book a pitch or have any questions please email us at Stay@ westmiddlewick.co.uk or telephone: 01884 861 235. Or you can use form below.