North Devon Hideaway, Croyde Holiday Let, North Devon Holiday

Location


Walk To – You are at the edge of Georgeham village with 2 excellent local pubs, which offer a wide range of local ales and delicious freshly cooked food; a village store with post office, park with football pitch, children’s play area and multiuse sports area. For walkers there is the fantastic South West Coast Path nearby.

 

Cycle To – We are on sustrans cycle route 278. You can also access the villages and beaches of Croyde, Putsborough, Woolacombe. Croyde is a magical place nestling around a stream running down to the sea. This award-winning sandy beach is fine and flat, ideal for children and good for surfing. Rock pools are in abundance and the dunes are a haven for young and intrepid explorers. Local fun parks for the children such as Cascades Pool Park are a great way to spend the day. Croyde Bay is renowned as a premier surfing beach destination in England for short and long boards. For the more adventurous, kite surfing, volleyball, kayaking and horse riding is on your doorstep. Within walking distance of Croyde beach enjoy its ice cream shop, gourmet restaurants, superb village pubs, surf shops, and art gallery. This classic 'chocolate-box' village is steeped in old-world charm and echoes the feeling of life in Britain in times gone by. Coastal and Countryside walks include the majestic Croyde cliff path to Baggy Point, (and for those energetic), to Woolacombe and beyond.  A day at historic Braunton Burrows is great.  Cyclists can enjoy the 30-mile Tarka Trail tracking the scenic coastline of North Devon.

 

Drive – To all of the above, where beachside parking is available. Plus Braunton, Saunton, Woolacombe, Barnstaple, North Devon towns and villages. Explore the beautiful Exmoor and Dartmoor National Parks. Combe Martin Wildlife and Dinosaur Park, The Milky Way and The Big Sheep all within driving distance. Cultural days can be passed at Arlington Court, historic Clovelly Village, Watermouth Castle, Lynton, Lynmouth, Victorian-styled Ilfracombe with its quaint fishing harbour and many more. Saunton Golf Course is a mere 3 miles down the road with its 2 famous links courses. Finally, picturesque walks through beautiful forested areas and running rivers such as at Watersmeet will complete your wonderful stay in this beautiful part of England.

 

Public Transport – Georgeham is serviced by a regular bus route to Barnstaple via Croyde and Braunton, including the train station, which offers regular services to Exeter and beyond.

 

Boat Trips – Available from Ilfracombe around the stunning North Devon Coast for sightseeing or fishing, or a day trip to Lundy Island, which is a Marine Conservation Zone.