Many sports and athletic activities can be done at Huntsham Court at times to suit your schedule, both indoor and outdoor. Such as: fencing in the Great Hall; Wine tasting in the library; duck hearding or archery in the grounds; or a group dance class to perfect those moves – whatever suits your whim. All of these activities can be tailored to you: your group size, timings, adults or children, and they can be all day or a short sessions. Activities include:

Things to do
at Huntsham Court

There are so many activities that you can do at Huntsham Court either with our in house activities or by booking a supplier to come to site. Here’s a sample:

Horse riding

Lynn can bring horses up to the house for riding locally or you can go to her riding school if you prefer:
T: 01884 881760

Fencing, Archery, Pistol Shooting

Here’s our suggestion:
T: 01984 634468

Complimentary Garden Sports

We have a load of garden games at the house for you to use if you fancy, these include: croquet, 5-a-side football pitch, tennis court, frisbee, doubles badminton set, boulle, swing ball, indoor/outdoor table tennis table.

Classic, Period and Comic Murder Mystery

Fully interactive: there are real clues to be found for the super-sleuths amongst your guests which, if noticed, will lead them to the only possible culprit, but for those who just want to have a fun evening without exercising their “little grey cells” too much, these events are meant to be both entertaining and fun.

Moon Stone Theatre Company

Bouncy Castle, Ball Pools, Sumo Suit Hire, Giant Party Games & Vintage Outdoor Games

Here’s our suggestion:
Box Clever – vintage fair games
T: 01647 277 528
Prop Factory – Vintage fair games
Lets Bounce Devon

Chris Farris Events (huge choice of outdoor activities)

House Indoor games

We have a backgammon set, chess board, table tennis table, cards and lots of board games for you to use if you fancy. We also have dvd players, TVs, Wii and playstation available by prior arrangement.

Wine tasting

Here are our suggestions:
T: 01884 255644
Alastair from Devon Wine School
T: 01363 866 742

Falconry Displays

Here’s our suggestion:
T: 07801 325070

Dancing lessons
(Latin, ballroom & modern)

Here’s our suggestion:
T: 07851 351011 / 01823 338770

Helicopter tours or transfers

Here’s our suggestion:
T: 01647 277 533 / 07775 533504

Magic lesson & displays

Here’s our suggestion:
Great all rounder:
Family magician & children’s entertainer:
Contemporary & creative magician:

Flower arranging master class

Here’s our suggestion:
T: 01458 223564 / 07966 173277

Art Classes

Here’s our suggestion:

Cake & muffin baking classes

Here’s our suggestion:
T: 01398 331777

Lazer Clay Shooting

Award winning and bird friendly:
T: 07983 979696

Casino nights

Here are a few suggestions:
T: 01626 368 275 / 0800 335 7848
T: 01626 334538 / 07773 442021
T: 01530 458086 / 07887 537245

Things to do
near Huntsham Court

We are in the heart of the British countryside on the Devon Somerset boarder within easy reach of the coasts and a wealth of rural pursuits. These are some nearby activities other guests have enjoyed:

Kayaking /outdoor activities

Here are a few suggestions:
T: 01271 871125 / 07789 807 424

Riding offsite

Here are a few suggestions:
Riding on Exmoor:
T: 01398 323559

Rowing / horse drawn barge trips / canoeing

Here’s our suggestion:
T: 01884 253345

Carriage driving Centre / hire for weddings

Here’s our suggestion:
T: 01823 652 600 / 07850 866 532

Land rover experience

Here’s our suggestion:
T: 0844 84 844 71

Adventure Centre

Here’s our suggestion:
T: 01626 866766

Quad Biking

Here’s our suggestion:
T: 01392 881313 / 07850 889162

Clay pigeon shooting

Here’s our suggestion:
Renowned Matt Brammer
T: 01398 331021
T: 01984 634 468


Here’s our suggestion:
T: 01626 833 200

Local vineyard and wine tasting

Here’s our suggestion:
T: 01884 855700

Canoeing, sailing, cycling etc. round huge wimbleball lake

Here’s our suggestion:
T: 01398 371460

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Segways & Other Activities:

Here’s our suggestion:

Lake Fishing

Here’s our suggestion:

Fishing lessons

Here’s our suggestion:
John Dawson Tuition


Here’s our suggestion:

Horse race courses

Here are a few suggestions:
T: 01392 832 599
T: 01823 33 71 72

Watching stock car and banger racing events

Here’s our suggestion:

Outdoor pursuits day trips

Here’s our suggestion:
T: 01934 834 877

Hot air balloons

Here’s our suggestion:
T: 01404 823102

Skydiving school

Here’s our suggestion:
T: 01404 890222

Exmoor safari

Here’s our suggestion:
T: 01643 851386

Microlite flying

Here’s our suggestion:
T: 01404 891880

Falconry centres / birds of prey hunting days

Here are a few suggestions:
T: 07801 325070
T: 07791 560948
T: 01643 862816

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Here’s a suggestion:
T: 01271 864533

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Wildlife Sea Cruises

Here’s a suggestion:
T: 01271 879727

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Watersports and waterparks

Active Sport:
T: 0777 334 0031
North Devon Wake Park Aqua Park
T: 0795 600 9047

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Here’s a suggestion:
T: 0871 22 77 007

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Exmoor Zoo

Here’s a suggestion:
T: 01598 763352

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Steam Trains

Here’s some suggestions:
Victorian Steam powered railway lift:
T: 01598 753486
West Somerset Steam Railway:
T: 01643 704 996

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Dartington Crystal

Factory tour and shop
T: 01598 753486

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Atlantis Adventure Park

Huge 4 acre indoor and outdoor adventure park:

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Outlet Shopping

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Tree Surfers