Slapton Ley FSC, Slapton, Kingsbridge, Devon. TQ7 2QP
Call them on 01548 580466 (Mon-Fri, 9am–5pm)
OverviewFSC Slapton Ley is a Field Studies Council centre set in the South Devon ANOB and close to Dartmoor National Park. The spacious, well-appointed centre has been awarded 4* by Visit England. The accommodation is in 4 blocks sleeping 75, 33, 17 and 17. Large groups can book by the block or the whole site otherwise there are single, twin and family rooms and small dormitories, mostly en suite. Outside there are beautiful landscaped grounds with seating areas, shelters and a wildlife area. All types of bookings are welcome including singles, couples, groups of adults, families and extended family groups. Due to Covid-19, rooms are currently offered on a B&B basis at very reasonable rates. The centre is situated next to a 210 hectare national nature reserve that includes the 4km long Slapton Sands beach and the largest freshwater lake in the South West. Slapton village with it's community shop and 2 pubs are just a short walk away. For walkers and cyclists both the South West Coast Path and NCN 28 run close by. The centre has received the ‘Good to Go’ mark in recognition of following government and industry COVID-19 guidelines, ensuring processes are in place to maintain cleanliness and aid social/physical distancing.
Beds & Rooms:142: 27 x dorms, 10 x single/twin. Mainly en suite
Open:All year. Including Xmas and New Year
Price per night:From £25pp (low season) to £40pp (high season). Discounts for groups.
Booking:A reservation deposit is required for all reservations, with full balance payable four weeks prior to arrival.
Directions:20 miles from the A38. As part of the FSC's environmental commitment all visitors are encouraged to travel by coach or train In line with this the FSC has developed links with First Travel Solutions to help reduce the cost of transport to the Centre.
Public Transport:The nearest train station is Totes (13 miles). On the South West Main Line it is less than 3 hours direct from Birmingham New Street and London Paddington. Pick ups can be arranged. The no 3 Stagecoach bus from Plymouth or Dartmouth to Slapton stops outside the centre. For the more energetic the centre is on the South West Coastal Path and NCN route 28.
Walks:Long Distance Walks South West Coast Path
Reopening 2021 We’re Good to Go By the Sea New to the Independent Hostels Network Alternative Weddings Outdoor Education Centes Field Studies Council Eco Hostels Available to Individuals Large Hostels Accessible to disabled people School Groups
This accommodation is available at the following peak timesAvailable for Christmas 2021
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Great news for those heading to Devon this Summer
March 24th 2021
FSC Slapton Ley in South Devon ANOB and close to Dartmoor National Park will be open from 21st May. Individuals, couples, households and groups (in line with the latest Government guidelines) are all welcome to this awesome centre. You can book room only, B&B, full or half board. Slapton Ley is only open for certain periods this summer. Read on to find out when.
Friday 21st May to Monday 24th May Weekend opening
Thursday 27th May to Sunday 6th June Half term. Open all of half term
W/C Monday 7th June – Sunday 18th July Open for long weekends (Thurs – Sun)
W/C Monday 19th July – Sept Open 7 days
FSC Slapton Ley is Good to Go and offering great value B&B rooms
August 25th 2020
This 4* FSC Centre close to Dartmoor National Park offers the perfect venue for a unique staycation.
The centre is situated next to a 210 hectare national nature reserve that includes the 4km long Slapton Sands beach and the largest freshwater lake in the South West. Slapton village with it’s community shop and 2 pubs are just a short walk away. For walkers and cyclists both the South West Coast Path and NCN 28 run close by.