The finest rugby team in the country trains and plays just a short distance away. Dawlish Warren is only 30 minutes from Sandy Park, home of the Exeter Chiefs – former winners of the Premiership and pride of Devon.
Base yourselves at Welcome Family Holiday Park and enjoy easy access to all the big games. There’s no better place to stay for the rugby fans in your family. A good night’s rest in our comfy caravans or chalets will leave you raring to go on match day. You can even catch a train direct to the match from Dawlish Warren (just 500 yards away), leaving your car at home. Plan your journey at www.gwr.com
Heading for Another Title
Since reaching the Premiership in 2010, the Chiefs have established themselves as one of the top teams in the UK. The boys are in fantastic form right now, and to prove it they started the 2018 season in cracking style with a 40/6 win over Leicester. You really can’t argue with that, so the next few months are sure to be thrilling.
Want to make sure you enjoy all the pre-match build-up? Dine at Sandy Park before the game and enjoy a tasty, two-course lunch with all the other fans, and don’t forget to pre-book. Hopefully, you won’t be too excited to eat!
But, it isn’t just about watching the game…
Super Saturday with the Exeter Chiefs
This is seriously exciting. Don’t miss this incredible, behind-the-scenes experience. Fans and aspiring players can head down to Sandy Park for the ultimate day out. Meet the first team squad and coaches, and get hands-on coaching from the very best as you take part in a training session.
And, that’s not all.
You’ll get to watch the afternoon match up close and personal from top seats in the SW Comms Stand, before joining your teammates in a lap of honour around the pitch at half time! When the final whistle goes, you’ll be on the touchline to congratulate the players, soak up the atmosphere and imagine what it feels like when this is you one day.
Fancy getting really stuck in? Kids aged 6-16 can enjoy a more in-depth experience. This brilliant training programme is specially developed for aspiring players; there’s no better way to learn what life is really like at a top club.
The courses run for one or two days during the season and cover everything you need to know about being a professional player. Learn the basics or improve your existing skills with awesome training activities. And, of course, you’ll get to play some games!
If that isn’t enough, you’ll also see the Chiefs training for their next game, meet the players and get tips from the very best. These programmes are open to anyone, regardless of ability or age.
Events at Sandy Park
Prefer something a little less crazy after all that excitement? The Chiefs hold regular evening talks. Meet the amazing Rob Baxter. He’s the Head Coach and person responsible for taking them right to the top. Discover what it really takes to lead a first-class squad from the man who’s just done it.
Welcome Family Holiday Park is the perfect base for all the rugby fans in your family. And, just in case anyone needs a little time out from rugby, don’t forget there are plenty of wonderful things to do nearby – from lovely walks and historic towns to quaint pubs and quirky museums.
Welcome Family’s self-catering accommodation is the ideal place to kick off your holiday, whether you’re heading to the game or waiting for your little players to come home.
Book online or call us now on 03451 656265.