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Bovey Rangers and the Play Barn at Bovey Castle

Bovey Castle is a 5 Red Star, family-friendly hotel, offering luxury holiday accommodation in Devon for parents with children of all ages. The 275-acre estate is like a huge playground, with kid’s activities designed to give everyone a great time out on the beautiful Dartmoor National Park.

Bovey Rangers is perfect for our guests between 7 to 14 years old. There’s a wide range of supervised indoor and outdoor activity sessions to keep them entertained during school holidays and half terms. Bovey Rangers activities include; survival skills such as: camp fire building, building shelters and archery, apple pressing, golf lessons, an introduction to shooting, air rifle challenge, woodland challenge, bird box making and Ranger Off Road Experience drives.

The Play Barn is available for children supervised by an adult, it’s open between 9am and 5pm throughout the year and includes toys, a table tennis table and other activities to keep kids entertained.

Child care is available in the Play Barn at £10 per hour, per child and is available throughout the year.  This is subject to availability and must be booked in advance.

To see the full range of Bovey Rangers activities, you can view our brochure here.

View the Easter Holidays Bovey Rangers schedule here.

Please note, if a child is taking part in the Bovey Rangers off-road Landrover experience as a passenger and is under 12 or below 135cm tall, by law they will need to use a car seat. Please bring a car seat along to the start of the session.

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You can sign up for morning or afternoon sessions on a daily basis on the activities board within the hotel. Bovey Rangers is a chargeable activity starting from £15 per session.


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