Ilfracombe is the ideal location for a school residential. 45 beds spread across dorms/private rooms, Ocean Backpackers -close to Ilfracombe Harbour can be booked for exclusive use any time of year!
Ocean Backpackers is the perfect base for a geography field trip with the Braunton Burrows Unesco Biosphere site just a short drive away. For wildlife studies, take a boat trip to Lundy Island , a marine conservation zone and for rocky shores visit Lee Bay-ideal for rock pool exploration. If it’s an end-of-term Outdoor Adventure you are after then Ilfracombe has fantastic qualified instructors in the local area that can arrange activities such as kayaking and coasteering. Alternatively, visit Woolacombe or Croyde beach for some surf lessons with a local surf school. How better to award students for all their hard work than a few days at the beach?
School groups, universities and colleges regularly base their school trips to North Devon at Ocean Backpackers, returning year after year for some fun-filled adventures! Please see our website for more details facilities we offer and contact us for prices!