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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“function room”(4 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What an amazing venue for our wedding! Married under the arbour, with a reception in the beautiful function room which family and friends joined us to decorate the day before. Sarah served a fantastic 3 course meal for 100 people plus a buffet for more...More

Thank Mary H
Response from Mary S, Marketing Manager at YHA Bracken TorResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the feedback. It was a lovely sunny day and we were privileged to be able to share your wedding with you and your family. Your friends and family made a wonderful job of decorating the function room and we enjoyed the seaside...More

Reviewed 1 June 2018

We were a large party of 24 and have previously stayed at 8 other hostels where we hired out the whole place. Bracken Tor is up there with the best. > Lots of parking spaces > Safe play areas for kids > Large kitchen area...More

Thank CissburyWorthing
Response from Mary S, Marketing Manager at YHA Bracken TorResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for the feedback. Glad to hear you enjoyed your visit to YHA Bracken Tor. We will pass your thanks to Paul, our manager and the other staff (housekeeping and reception teams) for ensuring that it was clean and tidy during your stay. We...More

Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We booked the Bracken Tor YHA as an experience for out 4 young grandchildren. We had a room with 6 bunk beds, yes it was a tight squeeze but we knew this when booking. When we eventually found the hostel (road diversions in place due...More

Thank gymnadt
Response from Mary S, Marketing Manager at YHA Bracken TorResponded 4 January 2018

Thank you for your feedback. Our apologies that work to improve the water services in Okehampton complicated your arrival at the hostel. We did ask that summer time be avoided for these works, but the school buses meant that it was not an option. We...More

Reviewed 11 August 2017

We hired the entire site for the weekend and the function room for a black tie party on the saturday evening. Friends and family stayed at the houses and camped on the field, the facilities are great and because it is two houses we were...More

Thank Lucinda N
Response from Mary S, Marketing Manager at YHA Bracken TorResponded 4 January 2018

Thank you for your feedback. We are happy to hear that your 50th Birthday party went well and that you found the catering team met your requirements. We look forward to welcoming your family and friends back again to Bracken Tor.

Reviewed 7 August 2017

What a fantastic place for a party! Paul and his staff, especially Wendy, worked tirelessly to ensure it ran smoothly, which it did. The venue itself is fantastic with beautiful views overlooking the valley (even more spectacular with a sunset), with an area available for...More

Thank susiewong42
Response from Mary S, Marketing Manager at YHA Bracken TorResponded 4 January 2018

Thank you for your feedback. We are happy to hear that your fundraising party went well and that you found the staff team, especially Paul and Wendy, helped you meet your targets. We will feed this back to the team. We look forward to welcoming...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Breakfast Available
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Restaurant
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US$87 - US$128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$87 - US$128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Traveller (29)
Room & Suite (12)
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Family and Play Areas (1)
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"Pick a larger room."
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"Check in advance if in winter that the place is warmed before arrival. This is the main reason for saying..."
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"4-8 bed bunk rooms, some ensuite."
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