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Weddings at Bracken Tor

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EX20 1QW

Tel: 01837 53916

Fax: 01837 53965

YHA Adventure Okehampton

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  • Free Wi-Fi available
  • Picinic Area

Venue Facilities

  • Area for musician/band
  • Catering available in house
  • Garden/grounds available for photography
  • Late licence for evening receptions
  • Lawn area for marquee
  • Overnight accommodation available
  • Range of drinks packages
  • Wood burning stove

Key Features

  • Accessible Rooms
  • Family
  • Green
  • Groups Welcomed
  • In countryside
  • Non smoking establishment

Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age)
  • Accept children all ages
  • Children's play area
  • Cot
  • Highchair

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Leisure Facilities

  • Cycle hire - At Granite Way Cycles based at Okehampton Station. Arrangements can be made to drop off and pick up cycles to Bracken Tor.
  • Games Room
  • Other sporting facilities
  • Water sports facilities


  • Cater for vegetarians
  • Cooking facilities for guests' use - Only available if either The House or The Lodge are booked, as the self-catering facilities are in these buildings
  • Local Produce English Breakfast
  • Serve breakfast - Our Catering Kitchen is in the function room on site and is separate to The House and The Lodge.
  • Serve evening meal

Payment Methods

  • Accept Bank Transfers, Internet Payment or SWIFT/IBAN
  • All major credit cards accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Special group rates
  • Visa accepted

Room / Unit Features

  • Ground Floor Bedrooms Available - One ground floor bedroom is available at The House.

Establishment Features

  • Accept coach parties
  • Cater for females
  • Cater for groups
  • Cater for individuals
  • Cater for males
  • Central heating throughout
  • Conference facilities
  • Countryside Location
  • Drying Facilities
  • Exclusive Use
  • Family Friendly
  • Free car parking
  • Garden/patio for guests' use
  • Launderette - Laundry facilities (washing machine and dryer) are available in an annex to The House at Bracken Tor.
  • Licenced for alcohol
  • Number of Shared Bathrooms
  • Open All Year
  • Restaurant
  • Separate guests' lounge
  • Wedding Venue
  • Welcome single sex groups, eg stag/hen parties
  • Wireless Broadband Internet Access

Specialist Features

  • Activity breaks - A full range of Adventure Activities are available at Bracken Tor. The site has an archery range, bushcraft area, High Ropes course and Mountain Boarding area. The centre has it's own lakes for kayaking, canoeing and raft-building.
  • Special provisions for cyclists
  • Special provisions for walkers

Travel & Trade

  • Free accommodation for coach driver
  • Group discounts available
  • Packed lunches available
  • Wi-fi available

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From the East

Leave the A30 at Okehampton (B3260) junction, and turn right at the end of the slip road. Follow this road for a further 2 miles into Okehampton town centre. In the town centre, you will pass over straight over two sets of traffic lights. In the town centre, pass a set of traffic lights (Pelican Crossing) and at the next set of traffic lights turn left, following the signs to Okehampton Station and Youth Hostel. About 200m, take the 3rd turning right up Station Road, and after about 400m turn right at the monument. Follow this road, passing over the railway bridge and A30 dual carriageway take the first right to access the Youth Hostel, where the car park is at the entrance to Bracken Tor.

From the West

Leave the A30 at Okehampton (B3260) junction, and follow road for about 2 miles into the town. At the first set of traffic lights, on a crossroads junction, turn right following the signs to Okehampton Station and Youth Hostel. After 200m, take the 3rd turning right up Station Road, and after about 400 m turn right at the monument. Follow this road, passing over the railway bridge and A30 bridge take the first right to enter the Youth Hostel, where the Hostel car park is beside reception.

Using a GPS navigation system

Do not use the Bracken Tor post-code in a GPS navigation system, as many of the systems will try and take you off the emergency access road to the A30

Opening Times

YHA Bracken Tor (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

* On exclusive hire throughout the winter. Available for families and individuals during school holidays and when not in use by groups. The general booking office is based at YHA Okehampton at Okehampton Station, which is open 9 to 5 during winter and 08.00 to 20.00 in the main season.

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