The hotel with water slides, a luxury spa and a bowling alley

The pandemic has meant that many of us are looking to holiday near home this summer with staycations becoming increasingly popular.

What could be better than staying at a beautiful hotel where every activity is included in the price of your stay?

That has been made possible at The Manor House and Ashbury Hotel in Okehampton which has been dubbed ‘one of the best sport, craft, leisure and spa facilities anywhere in the UK’ – but you’ll have to see it to believe it.

And the best part is you can enjoy 15 per cent off your stay if you quote ‘Spring15’ at the time of your booking. Or, with the hotel’s Winter Special offer, you can enjoy mid-week breaks at just £55pp per night or weekend breaks for £69pp per night if you’re staying for two nights or more.*



The resort offers something for everyone

Its activity programme caters to beginners and enthusiasts in a huge variety of sports and crafts, you’ll find there’s something for everyone.

The Ashbury hotel also boasts the world’s ninth-largest golf resort – with a total of 99 holes of exceptional golf, over 400 buggies and incomparable facilities.

The resort’s focus from its conception has been to include as much in the price of your break as possible, unlike many of its competitors, so there really are no hidden charges or unexpected extras.

Set in the heart of Devon, The Manor House and Ashbury Hotel offer a break like no other. The two hotels make up one big resort, located just two miles apart and they offer an outstanding choice of more than 70 different sport, craft, leisure and spa activities.



The hotel with water slides, a luxury spa and a bowling alley
Test your skills at the bowling alley

Guests are welcome to use the facilities at either hotel throughout the duration of their stay, offering even more opportunities to take part in a wide range of activities.

The Ashbury Hotel is home to the resort’s golf courses and all guests, at both hotels, are welcome to enjoy up to 27 holes of FREE golf, each day, throughout their stay.

Something for everyone

No two families are the same and that’s why there is a brilliant choice of activities, crafts and more so that you can sit back, relax and enjoy a hassle-free holiday that caters for both ‘big kids’ and the little ones.

Whether you try one of the tutored activities, a new craft or unwind in the Hydro Spa – everything at The Manor and Ashbury Hotel is catered to you.

The resort also offers sporting groups, society packages and coaching; flexibility for families with free activity tuition and group discounts; celebration packages and live entertainment, as well as a relaxing escape for couples looking for an escape in the heart of Devon.



The hotel with water slides, a luxury spa and a bowling alley
Head to the indoor arena to play some tennis

Sit back and relax at the Hydro Spa

Whether you want to melt your troubles away in one of the saunas or simply unwind in the Hydro Pool, you’ll find the spas are the perfect place to relax during your next break.

Hydro pools

Let your troubles wash away in the state-of-the-art Hydro Pool. Featuring an individually controlled back massager, neck and head jets, spa air seat, full-body jet seat and air footpad as well as thigh and leg jets. Plus the Manor Hydro pool also features two adjoining spa baths with full body air loungers.



The hotel with water slides, a luxury spa and a bowling alley
Take some time away to re-energise at the spa

Saunas and steam rooms

The various fragranced saunas and steam room offer numerous benefits including improving circulation, relieving stress and stiff muscles as well as strengthening the immune system.

Relaxation room (Manor only)

The relaxation room is the perfect place to lie back and enjoy some me-time. Complete with comfortable loungers and bucket chairs, plus poolside loungers are also available at both hotels.

Discover your creative side with a craft session

There is absolutely nothing like the resort’s Craft Centres in the UK. The hotels offer creative workshops in a wide range of traditional and contemporary arts making it the perfect place for a crafty break, whatever your level of experience.

The programme is flexible and each craft activity runs at least once, generally twice during each stay, so guests can take part in as much or as little crafting as they choose. It doesn’t matter whether you’re an expert or a complete novice; we offer tuition from the very basics up.



The hotel with water slides, a luxury spa and a bowling alley
The children will love being creative during craft sessions

Let your inner child loose at the fun pools and waterslides

Four flume slide complex

Featuring four different slides, The Yellow Plunge, The Blue Corkscrew, The Green Twister and The Purple Boomerang – all with aqua catches, the slide complex is ideal for younger guests and those who are just young at heart. Available in the Moorland pool complex.

* guests must be over 1m tall to ride



The hotel with water slides, a luxury spa and a bowling alley
Get the adrenaline pumping on the waterslides

Children’s mini slides and splash pool

The Hippo and Dolphin slides are exclusively for young children to experience and enjoy the water. These are available in the Moorland pool complex.

Midi-slides

Aimed at children aged 1 – 11, the latest addition is ideal for children still gaining their confidence in the water. These slides are available in all three of the indoor pools.

Let the children burn off some energy at the indoor and outdoor play areas

Featuring swings, slides, a sea-saw and more, the Manor House play area is ideal for energetic kids. It is the perfect place for them to use up some of that endless energy only children seem to have!

This is complemented at the Ashbury Hotel by the outdoor play area, with climbing frames, swings and much more.

Glide onto the skating rinks with all the family

The bespoke sound and lighting systems are sure to impress as you glide around the rinks during the “ice” and roller disco sessions.

For children who aren’t as confident, or are trying ice skating for the first time, the resort offers a selection of seated and standing skating aids.

The hotel also boasts an incredible “Ice Curling” experience – the only hotel in the country with such a facility – in addition to New Kurling in the roller skating hall.

Activity instructors will also be available throughout the session to offer advice and ensure that everyone is provided the necessary safety equipment.

Get a hole-in-one at the stunning golf courses

With 99 holes of golf, all on one site, the Ashbury is accredited as the ninth largest golf resort in the world.

No other English golf course provides a better combination of stunning scenery and exceptional challenge than the acclaimed Ashbury Golf Resort.



The hotel with water slides, a luxury spa and a bowling alley
Enjoy a relaxing game or two of golf

Located in the heart of one of the most captivating areas of the Southwest, the course delivers spectacular views of Dartmoor across the rolling Devon countryside towards Exmoor. The premier Kigbeare course is a 6528 yard, par 72 course which is widely considered among the most unforgettable golf experiences.

All of the courses have been delicately designed by integrating natural features of the landscape with mature trees, hedgerows and ponds.

Get ready for your break

Before you arrive at the hotels you can pre-book celebration packages, beauty treatments, golf and buggies, as well as make dietary requests, allowing you to really make the most of your short break.

If there’s anything else you need, the team is ready and waiting to help, all you have to do is ask.

To book a stay at The Manor and Ashbury Hotels, visit the website here or call 0800 118 2585. For more information email [email protected].

Quote ‘Spring15’ at the time of your booking, before September 26, and enjoy 15% off your stay.*Winter Special: Quote REACH when booking and bookings must be made and paid for by September 26. Breaks must be taken between October 31 and December 18, 2021 or January 2 and February 9. Enjoy a free upgrade to a cabbed buggie with this offer (subject to availability) plus free wine on Thursdays and Sundays (one bottle between two) as well as full-board, all-inclusive meals.