Barton Hall
South Devon

for faith groups

 

Watch our guest videos of Barton Hall

About Barton Hall

With views to the sea and plenty of adventures, Barton Hall is the perfect coastal retreat for your next residential. Close to Torquay, just 40 minutes from Exeter and the M5, it’s a great location at the heart of the English Riviera where your group can enjoy time away together in a positive, welcoming environment.

There are some great facilities including a heated outdoor pool, a lake for watersports and an indoor activity zone. There are also opportunities to experience the beautiful landscape – why not try a scenic coastal walk? Accommodation is in chalets and in the main house, and is all en suite.

Accommodation

Main House and Surrounding Chalets

  • Groups - En suite rooms sleep 4-10 in the main house and 4-6 in chalets
  • Leaders - Single or twin en suite rooms

Facilities

  • Indoor activity zone
  • Lake
  • Outdoor heated swimming pool
  • Meeting rooms
  • Leaders’ lounge
  • Leaders’ bar
  • Shop

Explore the facilities, accommodation and activities in our virtual tour (opens in new window):

Barton Hall Virtual Tour for Faith Groups

Activities available

Our wide range of thrilling adventure activities has something to suit everyone - our experienced instructors know how to bring out the best in each individual.

The full list of activities available at Barton Hall is featured below. There's plenty to keep everyone busy in the evenings too, with lively evening entertainment sessions led by the PGL team.

See the evening entertainment available at Barton Hall.

Select an activity for a full description

Food

Enjoyable mealtimes with nutritious and tasty food
Our meals are freshly cooked, balanced and will give your group plenty of energy to keep them going throughout the day. 

  • Hot and cold meals with vegetarian options
  • Homemade soup every day
  • Self-service salad bar
  • Fresh fruit with every meal
  • Allergies, intolerances and special diets catered for - see our Leader Guide
  • Support for fussy eaters - see our Parent Guide

Sample Day

Sample day for Faith Groups at Barton Hall
Schedule Activities
07.00 - 09.00 Get up, get ready and fuel up for the day ahead
09.15 - 12.30 Morning activities - usually 2 sessions with a 15 minute break in-between

12.30 - 14.00 Dry off & clean up. Time for a fresh & tasty two-course hot lunch
14.15 - 17.30 Afternoon activities - 2 exciting sessions with a 15 minute break in-between

18.00 - 19.00 Time to eat again - a different menu each day
19.00 - 21.00 Talent shows, campfires, quizzes and more. The evening entertainment programme keeps you laughing until bedtime.
21.00 / 21.30 Bedtime. Catch up on some zzz's and prepare to do it all over again tomorrow!