Barton Hall
South Devon

for youth groups

 

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Youth Weekends at Barton Hall

With Dartmoor close by, views to Torquay and a stunning location in the heart of the English Riviera, it’s easy to see why Barton Hall residential adventure centre is a popular choice with many youth groups. We can cater for all members of your group – from the thrill-seekers to the less confident.

We have plenty of adventure activities within the spacious grounds plusa heated outdoor pool and an on-site lake for watersports. Why not try out some abseiling or test your nerve on the giant swing with the help of our friendly instructors who are experts at bringing out the best in each individual.

Accommodation

You can choose to stay in our purpose-built chalets or spacious mansion house – all rooms are en suite and designed for groups like yours.

  • Group - En suite rooms sleep 4-10 in the main house and 4-6 in chalets
  • Leaders - Single or twin en suite rooms

Facilities

  • Indoor activity zone
  • Lake
  • Outdoor heated swimming pool
  • Meeting rooms
  • Leaders’ lounge
  • Leaders’ bar
  • Shop

Explore the facilities, accommodation and activities in our virtual tour (opens in new window):

Barton Hall Virtual Tour for Youth Groups

Activities available

We have indoor and outdoor spaces to relax in, between activity sessions –  there's also an indoor activity zone which is ideal in bad weather!

The full list of activities available at Barton Hall is featured below. There's also plenty to keep groups busy in the evenings, with lively entertainment sessions, led by the PGL team.

See the evening entertainment available at Barton Hall.

Select an activity for a full description

Food

Enjoyable mealtimes with nutritious and tasty food
Our meals are freshly cooked, balanced and will give your group plenty of energy to keep them going throughout the day. 

  • Hot and cold meals with vegetarian options
  • Homemade soup every day
  • Self-service salad bar
  • Fresh fruit with every meal
  • Allergies, intolerances and special diets catered for - see our Leader Guide
  • Support for fussy eaters - see our Parent Guide

Sample Day

Sample day for Youth Groups at Barton Hall
Schedule Activities
07.00 - 09.00 Get up, get ready and fuel up for the day ahead
09.15 - 12.30 Morning activities - usually 2 sessions with a 15 minute break in-between

12.30 - 14.00 Dry off & clean up. Time for a fresh & tasty two-course hot lunch
14.15 - 17.30 Afternoon activities - 2 exciting sessions with a 15 minute break in-between

18.00 - 19.00 Time to eat again - a different menu each day
19.00 - 21.00 Talent shows, campfires, quizzes and more. The evening entertainment programme keeps you laughing until bedtime.
21.00 / 21.30 Bedtime. Catch up on some zzz's and prepare to do it all over again tomorrow!