If you’re looking for a craft vacation with a difference, then look no further. Here at the Manor and Ashbury Resorts in Devon, we offer an unrivalled choice of daily craft workshops. Create your own programme of activities by choosing your favourite crafts each day – or sit back and enjoy a coffee and chat in our craft lounge – the choice is yours! 

Here are the top 5 reasons guests choose us for their craft break…

1. A wide range of craft activities

Whether you’re an experienced crafter or a beginner looking to try something new, the Manor & Ashbury Resorts have something for everyone. From traditional activities like pottery and sewing to more contemporary crafts like glass fusion and resin, there are plenty of opportunities to explore your creative side. We pride ourselves on following the latest trends and are constantly evolving and adding new crafts to our programme so there is always something new to try.

2. Expert instructors

Each craft activity at the Manor & Ashbury Resorts is led by a knowledgeable instructor who is passionate about crafting. They’ll guide you through each step of the process and offer helpful tips and advice along the way. We also have a great stock of examples for each craft available to help inspire you to create your own pieces. All tuition is available free of charge, you simply pay for the materials you use during the workshops.

3. Beautiful surroundings

The resorts are situated in over 500 acres of picturesque countryside, providing the perfect backdrop for a relaxing and inspiring crafting experience. Take a break from your crafting sessions and enjoy a guided walk on picturesque Dartmoor, or simply enjoy the stunning views from our relaxing sun-lounges and patio areas. 

4. Plenty of activities for non-crafters

If you’re travelling with someone who isn’t interested in crafting, don’t worry – there are plenty of other activities to keep them entertained. From golfing and tennis to swimming and spa treatments, there’s something for everyone at our resorts. Almost all of the sport, leisure and spa activities are included in the price of your stay too – so there’s no need to worry about hidden costs once you arrive. We even provide all the equipment, so you don’t need to waste space in your suitcase.

5. Full-board dining

All of our breaks are exclusively full-board so there is no need to worry about cooking or finding somewhere to eat during your stay. Our hot and cold buffets are available at all meal times and offer a great selection of food, including vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options. Be sure to check out the dessert fridges too for something sweet – we guarantee you will never leave the dining rooms hungry!

In conclusion, if you’re looking for a unique vacation experience that combines crafting, relaxation, and beautiful surroundings, the Manor & Ashbury Resorts are the perfect choice. With a wide range of craft activities, expert instructors and plenty of other activities to keep you busy, it’s no wonder that we’re considered the ultimate craft break.

Published On: 23 March 2023