YHA Okehampton (The Goods Shed) is part of the YHA network in south-west England.
It is well situated to take advantage of the highest peaks and the most remote areas in southern England, as these are all within walking distance of the Youth Hostel.
YHA Okehampton is proud to hold the English Tourism Council 3 star Activity Accommodation badge. The Goods Shed hosts Adventure Okehampton’s Activity centre, as well as offering accommodation in 26 bedrooms with full central heating.
Opening hours: The bookings office is normally open 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday and Reception is open 8-10am and 5-8pm for checking in.
The site is situated within large enclosed grounds with single entry for extra security.
Bunk rooms with 2, 4 or 6 beds
Family rooms with 4, 5 or 6 beds, some with en-suite shower and toilet facilities
Two family rooms have a double bed size lower bunkbed
Resident warden is present on-site
Self Catering Kitchen
Restaurant with licensed bar (In low season prior booking is required for catering)
Other facilities at The Goods Shed
Outside seating area with picnic tables
Hostel shop selling confectionery and drinks, books, guides and maps, gifts, etc
Conference room with projection facilities suitable for DVD or powerpoint presentations
Games room with table football, pool table and table tennis
2 Drying rooms
External Marquee with seating areas (summer only)
Secure cycle shed
Camp site with individual marked plots some with electric
Surfaced Parking for cars and minibuses
External Camp site covered wash-up area
Campfire area (bring your own wood)
E-car charging point (Free with Overnight stays)
Granite Way Cycle Hub
Cycle Hire offering Giant Bikes, Trikes, E-Bikes and E-trikes.
Additional equipment, tag-a-long, baby chariots.
Cafe facilities seating 28 people (Open 8 to 3pm)
Adventure Okehampton facilities at The Goods Shed
Low Ropes Course (must be supervised by instructor: book in advance)
Mobile Climbing Wall (must be supervised by instructor: book in advance)
Archery Range (must be supervised by instructor: book in advance)
Team Games & equipment (must be supervised by instructor: book in advance)
Find out more about bringing your group of young people to Adventure Okehampton, whether it's just a day visit, a weekend or a residential activity break.
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