North Devon

Shooting Breaks

North Devon provides an ideal location to take a shooting break. The Carlton is partners with two local shooting clubs and is experienced in catering for shooting parties of all sizes.

 

 

 

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Shooting Breaks In North Devon

Clay Pigeon Shooting Holidays

Whether clay pigeon shooting is your sport of choice, or you’ve always wanted to try your hand at it, then The Carlton Hotel is the perfect base to enjoy a shooting holiday in the UK countryside – away from it all.

Over the years we’ve been welcoming clay pigeon shooters to Ilfracombe, whether individuals, couples, mates, colleagues, groups or societies The Carlton is open all year round. We are proud of our association with both local shooting grounds, and within ten minutes drive you will find North Devon Shooting and South West Shooting School.

The Best Shooting Breaks in Devon

Specifically for shooters staying with us we offer:

  • Secure, police approved gun room with gun safes
  • 365/24/7 services including night porterage
  • Superfast broadband and Wifi throughout
  • Good availability of free car parking
  • Value dinner deals
  • Group saving
  • Drying room

 

Great Facilities

Our new bar, Brasserie, Library and lounges benefit from the same attention to detail. In the Club Bar & Brasserie you will like the choice of draught beer, bottled local ales and lagers and great wines, together with a fine gin selection and international spirits. Great food is always available at The Carlton. We source our ingredients locally, which ensures our food is seasonal and fresh. Whether you are enjoying our full breakfast or tucking in to dinner the variety and quality will impress you.

Other facilities include our well-equipped gym and treatment room – ideal for some TLC you might need after a hard day shooting. Speaking of which we can provide packed lunches to keep you fuelled whilst you’re at your ground.

Download our Shooters at The Carlton Guide for further details. For the very best rates and deals book direct, if you’ve got a discount code please enter this when booking.

Flexibility for 2021

Your booking is truly flexible (without any penalty charges) when booked direct with The Carlton. Alterations, cancellations and changes to your booking may be made as close as 48 hours to your arrival time. Please note a group booking (of more than four rooms or eight guests) may be subject to different terms and conditions*.

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Shooting Grounds In North Devon

North Devon Shooting Ground, Ilfracombe

North Devon Shooting Ground is run by husband and wife team Clive and Jackie Warren and assisted by Gavin Davies. With over thirty years experience within the industry, they have developed an excellent reputation within the field. The ground believes in offering only the highest levels of quality and service and the team are polite, welcoming and friendly at all times. Being  located in a beautiful valley setting just off the B3343 which is the main road to Woolacombe Beach.

Ideas For Novice Shooters

Have a Go at  clay shooting starts at £30 per person for 25 clays and cartridges, we also offer a 50 clay and cartridge package for £55 each.  It is great fun and you will wonder why you have never tried it before! Currently, the price for our 100 bird round is £32 per person.  This price is for shotgun certificate holders only.  Please note that we can change our rounds on a daily basis and can offer some fabulous birds including our famous driven and crosser midi off our high tower. If you are coming on holiday but do not want to bring your shotgun you can always hire one of our 12 or 20 bores.

Facilities at North Devon Shooting Ground:

  • ‘Have a go’ specials
  • Group and corporate days
  • Larger parties
  • Organised shooting events
  • Club house serving food and drink and can cater for larger groups if ordered when booking
  • Car parking

Click here to book and visit the North Devon Shooting ground website.

South West Shooting School, Ilfracombe

Established over 20 years ago, South West Shooting School is now the biggest clay pigeon shooting practice and competition site in the South West.  Open to everyone of all abilities, it is a Premier CPSA site.  The ground has a compact sport layout and sport traps which can be changed up to twice daily. The South West Shooting School was voted 1st in the South West and 3rd nationwide for the nation’s favourite shooting ground by Clay Shooting Magazine.  This is a ground not to be missed on your visit to Ilfracombe.

Facilities at South West Shooting School:

  • ‘Have a go’ specials
  • Group and corporate days
  • Larger parties
  • Organised shooting events
  • Club house serving food and drinks
  • Car parking

Click here to book the South West ground.

Tariff

Room rates start at just £45 per person per night in low season and vary according to the time of year that you stay with us and the room type.

Our standard tariff is inclusive of:

  • En-suite bath or shower
  • A choice of fully cooked English and Continental style breakfast options.
  • VAT at the prevailing rate on booking

All are based on nightly room use. Remember to call us direct to book and ensure that you are getting the very best deal and price for those special rates that offer little extras as part of the deal, like a drink on arrival or extended check out options. Book direct here or call us on 01271 862446 today.

Supplements

For the sole occupancy of Double, Twin or Queen bedded room, add a £20 per night supplement to the per person rate. An additional sofa bed can be supplied into King sized bedrooms at a rate of £10 per night (breakfast included) and just £27.50 per night (dinner & breakfast included) for any guest aged 13 years and older. Children up to the age of 12 years inclusive have a reduced rate of £8 and £20 respectively per night.

Infants stay for free. We can provide a baby cot at £5 per night. Dogs can stay with their owners at a rate of £8 per animal per night.

Shooting Break In North Devon

Shooting Break Offer

A ‘get away from it all’ three day, two night weekend break from £49 per person per night.

  • Flexible booking – cancel up to two days before
  • Newly refurbished room with fully tiled hygienic bathroom
  • Three course dinner on each evening in our Brasserie
  • Fully cooked, individually plated English breakfast with healthy options each morning
  • A safe environment to stay – with Covid-19 best practices – all in place

Based on, two sharing a Double or Twin bedded room. Find out more about our fully inclusive Winter Weekend Break.

All Rooms Offer

Brand new beds & quality linen

Contemporary decoration, including blackout curtains

Conveniences

Wardrobes with integral safe, personal bar, ironing boards

Ensuite Bathrooms

Fully tiled ensuite bathrooms, fresh interiors

Ambience

Double glazing, sound proofing & controllable lighting

Entertainment

Flat-screen TVs, in-room telephones, and hospitality tray

Accessible

We have adapted rooms and ensuites with options for carers to stay in the room or adjacent.

Free Wi-fi

Enjoy free superfast broadband where ever you are in the hotel for work or for pleasure.

Air Conditioning

Enjoy state of the art air conditioning to create your perfect temperature

Rooms & Suites

Most rooms are accessible, step free and orientated front or rear facing. Your room layout and design is very unique and individual as you would expect in a Victorian era building. 

We have adapted rooms with a wet room, grab rails and space for wheeled access, as well as the option to have a carer stay in room or adjacent. (2) Two rooms are accessed by a flight of stairs. All other rooms have flat/lift access.

Single Room

Our Single rooms have been fully refurbished in a contemporary style and have a 3-foot single bed. Black out curtains and bedside phone & lighting control with flat screen television. Also equipped with a personal bar, personal safe, iron & board, fan and tea & coffee making facilities. All have ensuite shower rooms with exclusive Ebony toiletries and fluffy towels. Brand new windows and casements will assist in good nights’ sleep.

Double/ Twin Room

Our twin or double classic rooms are accessible step-free (1) and are orientated front or rear-facing. Your room layout and design is very unique and individual as you would expect in a Victorian-era building. Each room includes:

  • Brand new beds & quality linen Contemporary decoration, including blackout curtains
  • Wardrobes with integral safe, personal bar, ironing boards
  • Fully tiled ensuite bathrooms, fresh interiors
  • New glazing, sound proofing & controllable lighting
  • Flat-screen TVs, in-room telephones, and hospitality tray.

Queen Room

A larger 5” Respa matrimonial bed in a fully refurbished contemporary room. Black out curtains, bedside phone & lighting control with flat screen television. Also equipped with a personal bar, personal safe, iron & board, fan and tea & coffee making facilities. All have ensuite shower rooms with exclusive Ebony toiletries and fluffy towels. Décor is stylish greys with natural wood finishes.

King Room

These are very large rooms, fully refurbished contemporary bedrooms with a 6” king sized bed. Dining table, desk with bedside phone & lighting control, individual art and flat screen television. Also equipped with a personal bar, personal safe, iron & board, fan and tea/coffee making facilities. Most have ensuite shower rooms and one with shower over bath and all with exclusive Ebony toiletries and fluffy towels.

Triple/ Quad Room

The triple is a large room, fully refurbished with a queen-sized matrimonial bed and 3-foot single bed, great for smaller families or individuals wishing to share. The quad is two rooms that have wider access to bath room and bathroom with a 3’6” matrimonial bed, plus 3” single bed and sofa bed, ideal for guests who have mobility issues, larger families and those that want additional space. Both rooms are fully refurbished in a contemporary style, black out curtains and bedside phone & lighting control with flat screen television. The ensuite has a shower over bath with fluffy towels and exclusive Ebony toiletries.

Deluxe Suite

This room has been fully refurbished in a contemporary style and has a grand 6” Respa king bed with sofa bed, local individual art and dining area. Black out curtains, bedside phone & lighting controls with flat screen television, personal bar, safe, iron & board, fan and tea/coffee making facilities. This bathroom benefits from a walk- in shower big enough for two and a shower over bath, under tile heating with fluffy towels and exclusive Ebony toiletries. Front facing with bay windows.

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The Carlton Hotel

Runnacleave Road, Ilfracombe, Devon, EX34 8AR

Contact Info

enquiries@ilfracombecarlton.co.uk
(01271) 862446

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