Beam House
North Devon

for primary schools

  • Primary School Trips to Beam House

About Beam House

Close to the beach and surf school at Westward Ho!, Beam House is the perfect location to watch your pupils test their surfing skills and take in the stunning views on an inspiring walk along the South West Coast Path.

We have a wide variety of adventure activities that are sure to bring out the best in your pupils – watch them learn, achieve and grow as they enjoy all that Beam House has to offer.

Accommodation

Main House

  • Pupils - Rooms with bunk beds sleep 8-16, with toilets and showers close by
  • Teachers - Twin and triple en suite rooms

Facilities

  • Disco / communal area
  • Teachers’ lounge
  • Shop
  • Drying room

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

Beam House Virtual Tour for Primary Schools

Activities available

All activity sessions are led by our well trained, enthusiastic instructors and are specially designed to motivate, build confidence and encourage development in pupils.

The full list of activities available at Beam House is featured below. Each evening there'll be a lively entertainment programme to enjoy too. 

See the evening entertainment available at Beam House.

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 pupils 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 Teacher Guide
  • Support for fussy eaters - see our Parent Guide

Sample Day

Sample day for Primary Schools at Beam House
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!