For Families

House of Marbles is a great way to keep kids of all ages entertained for an hour or two but when you’ve finished here where do you go next? Here are our top suggestions:

Haldon Forest Park near Exeter

A great place for families with children of all ages. You can find Go Ape tree-top adventure here, along with Segway experiences and walking, cycling and Gruffalo trails.

Haldon Forest Park

Haytor Rock on Dartmoor

This is a great opportunity to see wild Dartmoor Ponies in their natural environment. Dartmoor National Park Visitor Centre can also be found at this site.

Haytor Rock

Canonteign Falls or Becky Falls near Bovey Tracey

A great way to stretch those legs and take in some of the stunning natural water features of Dartmoor while on a nature trail at one of these wonderful sites.

Canonteign Falls      Becky Falls

Pennywell Farm near Buckfastleigh

A lovely farm with lots of daily events including Pig Racing, and activities such as bottle-feeding lambs. We think kids will love the opportunity to cuddle Tea-Cup pigs, ducklings, and guinea pigs here!

Pennywell Farm

River Dart Country Park near Ashburton

A camping site which can also be accessed in the day with lots to do such as tree-top adventures and canoeing.

River Dart Country Park

Highly recommended

If you don’t mind travelling a bit further afield then we also highly recommend

Paignton Zoo   Babbacombe Model Village   Woodlands Family Theme Park

Or a trip to one of Devon’s fantastic beaches. There are many good sites you can check for further ideas, including

Recognised Venue

We have been recognised by a Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence Awards in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 & 2019, and a new Traveller’s Choice Award in 2020, 2021 and 2022!