The Old Kennels

Contact information

01823 681138

The Old Kennels, Stentwood, Dunkeswell, EX14 4RW

Our Facilities

  • Set in 25 acres of beautiful woodland and pasture
  • In the heart of the Blackdown Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
  • Self contained apartment
  • Kitchen, lounge, two bedrooms, two bathrooms
  • Private entrance (located over our artists studio)
  • Terrace seating area/garden
  • See our website for creative courses too!

About Us

Nestled in the heart of the beautiful Blackdown Hills, The Old Kennels offers short courses throughout the year in a variety of heritage arts, skills and traditional crafts tutored by local, national and international artisans. Whether you would like to improve, or learn a completely new skill we provide a relaxed, friendly and supportive atmosphere.

The Old Kennels also offers beautiful 4* two bedroom self catering apartment sleeping up to four people, perfect for a short break in the glorious Devon countryside.

If you would like more information please call, email or visit our website for our full course programme and accommodation availability.

Our Awards

  • Visit Devon Tourism Awards 2016 & 2018 – GOLD AWARDS
  • South West Tourism Excellence Awards 2016/17 – GOLD AWARD
  • AA Star Rating – FOUR STARS
  • Tripadvisor Green Leaders – PLATINUM AWARD
  • Green Tourism Business Scheme – GOLD AWARD (awarded in 2006 and achieved in every year since)

Latest OfferS

Creative Breaks in the Glorious Devon Countryside…

When you book a course at The Old Kennels we offer B&B at £50 per person per night. This is a single or double room in The Loft Apartment, with a continental breakfast hamper included. All diets are catered for on request.

This offer is only available by contacting us direct, as accommodation availability during courses is NOT shown on our website.

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