Elegant heated outdoor swimming pool, 34ft x 22ft, depth 3ft-6ft, with steps leading into it, and surrounding terrace in a sunny, sheltered spot. Open daily, subject to weather. Starting on the last Bank Holiday in May (shutting the 2nd week in September, subject to weather). Open 10.00am to 8pm, the pool is gated and secured by fencing. Rattan sun loungers for sun bathing and wooden benches for relaxing by the pool. No glass.
Newly decked sun bathing terrace, outside indoor pool, with magnificent views over the grounds and to distant Dartmoor National Park. More bear chairs for lounging!
Hot tub, sunk into the decking, outside the indoor swimming pool, magical under a starlit sky and superb views to Dartmoor National Park on the horizon! Just take the cover off and get on in!
Tennis court, all weather, championship size, complimentary racquets and balls.
Basket ball net on tennis court.
Boules court (behind the indoor pool). Boules available in wooden store by court gates.
Traditional, wooden swings for infants, children and grown-ups!
Fantastic children’s adventure playground, with bridges, ladders and much more to excite the creative imagination…
14 acres of gorgeous grounds and nature to picnic in or explore. Footpaths direct to surrounding countryside and pubs. Perfect for spotting snowdrops, bluebells, cowslips, foxgloves, hares, deer, badgers, buzzards, owls and, sometimes, cows, sheep and lambs in neighbouring fields.
Facilities at Gitcombe House are unsupervised, so do keep an eye on your little ones.