Croyde Bay is a sandy beach backed by sand dunes and situated in a small bay on the North Devon Coast.
Croyde Bay is very popular with swimmers more experienced surfers and sunbathers and rated as one of the best surfing beaches in the world. There is an RNLI Lifeguard service available from May to September throughout Easter weekend all October weekends and October Half Term.
There are good rock pools at either end of the beach several public footpaths around the village and in particular walks to Baggy Point which offer spectacular views. With dogs allowed October to April activities such as swimming surfing fishing and surfboard/canoe hire all available and a range of food outlets toilets shops a slipway and beach car park with disabled parking Croyde is the perfect holiday destination.
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Hele Corn Mill (or 'Old Corn Mill') dates from 1525 and is a unique working watermill in North Devon.
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View this fine collection of quality holiday cottages in North Devon's many picturesque market towns, sleepy villages and seaside resorts. Cottages spread from Clovelly in the west to Lynton and Lynmouth in the East; from Ilfracombe in the north to Chulmleigh on the border with mid-Devon in the south as well as the western side of the Exmoor National Park.
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Situated in the picturesque harbour town of Ilfracombe, Hele Valley Holiday Park, owned and managed by the Dovey family for many years, offers the perfect destination for those looking for a peaceful and tranquil break.
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The Poplars, a luxury bed and breakfast in Barnstaple giving guests the perfect balance of the town with its bustling pannier markets and the quiet leafy atmosphere of a more rural setting.
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For all the family: Six stunningly located high quality self-catering farm cottages. Excellent leisure facilities (indoor heated swimming pool, hot tub, games room) & grounds. Family, Baby and Toddler Friendly. Open all year including Christmas & New Year. Short breaks. Dog Friendly options. TO BOOK: call or email Jill and Paul TODAY!
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Overlooking Bideford Bay & Lundy Island. Beside 2 mile of award winning sandy beach. S/C Chalets Caravans. Seasonal Entertainment. Ideal family location in North Devon. Pet Friendly Accommodation and Short Breaks are also available. CALL NOW FOR SPECIAL OFFERS 01237 473263
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Budget, clean, fun and friendly Independent Youth Hostel near to the picturesque Ilfracombe Harbour. Dorms, doubles and family rooms available. Self-catering kitchen and communal lounge. Groups of all sizes welcome. Open all year.
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We invite you to relax in our family ran, landscaped campsite with outstanding panoramic sea views. We are child and dog friendly.
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Quality bed & breakfast and self catering farm accommodation in stunning locations throughout North Devon
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Our Caravan and Camping site, incorporating our Caravan Club Affiliated Site covers 16 acres. You can enjoy panoramic sea views, peace and quiet, space, fantastic coastal walking and beaches.
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Spend your Summer at Surfer’s Paradise Croyde Bay Campsite. With pitches just behind the dunes at Croyde Bay for as little as £12 per night, you can book a spot for your tent or campervan, and roll out of your sleeping bag onto the beach as soon as the surf’s up every morning.
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Saunton Beach Villas are 26 well located individual villas that are located at the site of Saunton Sands Beach.
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North Devon cottages from Marsdens Devon Cottages
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A luxury hotel that is rich in history, yet has every modern comfort
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Pickwell Manor is set in a beautiful countryside location within six acres of garden and grounds. The grounds offer glorious views over the surrounding Devon countryside to the nearby coast, less than half a mile away. The Manor is just five minutes’ drive from the golden sands of Putsborough beach and the village of Georgeham with its quaint pubs, village shop and Post Office.
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Voted 12th 'Best Alfresco Destination for the Arts in the UK’ in The Times newspaper 2015 “...one of the largest and loveliest permanent collections of sculpture in the southwest.” – The Times
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Whether it’s your first time surfing or you just want a little extra help to improve, we have coaching available for all abilities.
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A unique natural zoo with a "hands on" informal atmosphere exhibiting the famous Exmoor Beast.
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An 18 acre garden with 3 small lakes unusual trees and shrubs bog garden national collection of astilbes iris ensata and tulbaghias.
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Braunton Burrows is one of the largest sand dune systems in Britain. At the heart of the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve it is an internationally recognised site of scientific interest.
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Learn to surf with UK's premier surf schools at Croyde and Saunton. British Surfing Assn. Level 4 Centre. Surfing GB 'Centre of Excellence.' Established in 1996. Open every day from Mid March to end October.
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Come and see why we were voted the Best Active and Sporting Experience in Devon 2017/18.
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This ancient cove was a popular bay for smugglers.
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Multiple Brit Award winning, indie-rock band, KAISER CHIEFS have been announced as the headliners for Oceanfest17 - as Croyde’s award-winning Surf and Music Festival celebrates its nineteenth consecutive year! Devon’s favourite family festival welcomes to the Friday format a DJ set by SIGMA. Fathers Day, Sunday 18th June, is fast becoming the 'guilty pleasures day' at Oceanfest and hanging with ‘Pops' this midsummer Sunday will be GENTLEMENS DUB CLUB supporting the sing-a-long sounds of Sunday headliners SCOUTING FOR GIRLS.
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The Landmark Theatre in Ilfracombe is North Devon's newest arts and entertainment complex.
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Sports Complex with Surfing Simulator and more! Spend the day or a few hours at the adrenaline-pumping Sports Complex
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Combesgate is a lovely secluded beach located at the far right-end side of Woolacombe with some attractive rock pools ideal for children.
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After completing the testing and steep walk of approximately 2kms you are free to enjoy what is a wonderfully quiet and peaceful little beach.
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Borough Farm hosts amazing Sheepdog and Falconry Shows on Wednesday evening at 6pm, hilarious Farmyard Shows on Tuesday mornings at 11am, and on Thursday evenings we host Shepherding Experience walks, to see the amazing Borough Farm sheepdogs at work on the beautiful cliff tops of Mortehoe.
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Watermouth cove offers a very sheltered secluded harbour shielded by the natural breakwater of Sexton's Burrows as well as picture-perfect views.
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Tea on the Green is an intimate family run tea room located in Westward Ho! North Devon. All our cakes are homemade right here on the premises and there are always gluten wheat and lactose free options available.
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SQ Bar and Restaurant is located in the heart of Braunton, North Devon. Set in a former Gas Showroom and most recently a bank, the building has been transformed into a contemporary and stylish bar, restaurant and roof terrace.
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Catering for families to surfers - probably the best traditional breakfast, lunch, cream tea and early suppers around. Hot Meals and snacks all day, every day throughout the summer.
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Award Winning Tearooms located next to working 16th century watermill, serving Traditional Devon Cream Teas and cakes with flour from the mill. Free entry to mill. Tea garden. Child and dog friendly. CASH ONLY - sorry, no card facilities
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Famous throughout the West Country for our Award - Winning ' Fish and Chips'. Rick Stein Recommended.
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Paul and Charlotte would like to welcome you to The Fremington Quay Cafe.
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A family run, 17th Century Inn serving home cooked, traditional dishes and local ales in a relaxed atmosphere.
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A pioneering restaurant on the North Devon Coast. Best Restaurant in North Devon 2011, Best Restaurant in Devon 2012 and again in 2013, Gold Medal in Taste of the West Awards, Best Fine Dining Restaurant Devon Life Awards 2014. The restaurant is also listed in the Michelin Guide for Great Britain and Ireland. Seasonal, local produce, delivered through a creative tasting style menu, reflecting our immediate environment. Guests dine at the Chefs Counter directly in front of the open kitchen.
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You can dine in our restaurant, at the bar or on the patio whilst enjoying the magnificent views across Woolacombe Bay. The bar is well stocked with beers, wines and spirits from around the world, and local 'Cask Marque' approved real ales.
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Tyme Restaurant is set within the beautiful 17th Century Trimstone Manor Country House Hotel which lies in 44 acres of landscaped gardens and beautiful North Devon countryside.
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Its official! The Pelican is the uk’s Number one fish and chip restaurant 2018! The prestigious Quality award puts us in the top 2% of the 10500 U.K. Fish and Chip shops! And we are the only MSC certified restaurant in North Devon Championing sustainability and with a Taste of the West gold award for serving up tasty fresh local produce! North Devon Journal Best family Eatery and Best Restaurant finalists! Delicious and nutritious multi-award winning fish and chips served with style and flair in the heart of North Devon!
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Originally named the ‘Wimpy Bar’ in 1954, Wimpy UK began at the Lyon’s Corner House in Coventry Street, London.
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The perfect setting for a relaxed tapas meal with someone special or for friends out to enjoy the buzz of our fashionable bar. Set in the heart of Barnstaple Chris & Wanda have brought the warmth and passion of the Mediterranean to Devon.
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This 17th Century Inn boasts five cask marque real ales, an extensive wine list and fantastic fresh food cooked with passion and flair served in either of our cosy fireside bars or bright and airy conservatory.
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