Hole House Adventures 2020

Join me for a long weekend at my family home in Devon

Hole House, - Winter Breaks, January 2020

Due to demand we are offering a choice of four weekend dates for you to choose from:

Friday 10th January - Monday 13th January 2020    or

Friday 17th January - Monday 20th January 2020

Hole House - Summer Breaks 2020

Friday 29 May -  Monday 1st June  -   THIS WEEKEND IS SOLD OUT!

Friday  5th June - Monday 8th June

COST: £575.00 per adult, £450.00 per child (under 16)

Single occupancy supplement:  +£50.00

Join Nigel and local naturalist/photographer Roger Harris for a 3 night retreat in rural Devon at Nigel's Dad's Grade 2 Listed family home.  Set in 52 acres of unspoilt countryside this reputedly haunted Manor offers commanding views of the Branscombe valley. 

Friday: Arrive at your leisure at beautiful Hole House near Branscombe, unpack and relax. This evening we will all meet and Nigel will host a welcome dinner. 

Saturday - Sunday: Weather permitting we will take day trips on both days to explore wildlife of the region. Possible excursions include:

River Axe and Black Hole Marsh. You can gauge Nigel's bird spotting skills on a search for waders and gulls along the River Axe near Seaton.

Somerset Levels where we hope to see a good selection of birds including Great White Egret, Marsh Harrier, Bittern and the famous Starling murmurations.

Private River Exe Cruise* to see Avocets, waders, divers and grebes.  *This cruise is only available on certain dates, depending on the tides and carries a £50 supplement.

Fossil Hunting on the Jurassic Coast. Step back in time as you explore the local coast with Nigel to look for creatures from  times-gone-by.

*On Saturday evening Nigel will introduce guests to some of his pets. There will be opportunities for photos with a giant bullfrog, a friendly tarantula, Digger the Burrowing Owl and much more.!

Monday: Farewell breakfast. This morning is at leisure as we will bid farewell to all our guests. There will be time for photos with Nigel before the midday departures.

Group size limited to 8 people.

Pick-up at Axminster railway station is available upon request if required.

Reserve your place with a deposit of £100 per person HERE. Balance payable 4 -weeks prior to commencement of the holiday. 

Personal spending, alcoholic beverages and additional snacks/meals are at own expense. Full Ts&Cs sent out upon booking.

Summer Break: June 2020. Details coming soon!

You can see photos from our Summer 2019 Break here.

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Book your place with a deposit of £100 per person by clicking here and selecting the Hole House Adventure option.

Hole House Adventures

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Nigel Marven