Things to Do When You Stay With Us

(Distance from Seavalley Holiday Chalets:)

The Big Sheep (6 Miles)
An all weather attraction featuring sheep racing, indoor playzone,
outdoor lazer games and the Big Sheep Brewery. EX39 5AP
www.thebigsheep.co.uk

The Milky Way (2 Miles)
Your biggest all weather, family day out in North Devon. From rollercoasters and indoor adventure play to great live shows, there's so much to do plus ALL the rides are included in the entrance fee! EX39 5RY
www.themilkyway.co.uk

Beaches

Bucks Mills (1.5 Miles) – Sand (at low tide), Rocks & Rockpools.

Westward Ho! (8 Miles) – 2 miles of sand backed with a pebble ridge. Surfing, Wind surfing etc.

Saunton (24 Miles) – 3 Miles of sand, Dunes. Surfing.

Croyde (26 Miles) – Sand, Dunes. Surfing.

Woolacombe (28 Miles) – 2 Miles of sand. Rockpools. Surfing.

Clovelly (4 Miles)
A world famous ancient port with cobbled traffic free streets built into a 400ft cliff. The steep traffic free street winds its’ way down pass picturesque fishermen’s cottages to a lovely harbour, with a pub which serves local seafood caught by local fishermen.
EX39 5TA
www.clovelly.co.uk

Towns, Villages & Places to Visit 

Exmoor & Dartmoor (33 Miles)
Exmoor National Park is a truly breathtaking place to explore and
discover, with wild rolling hills & quiet country villages.
Dartmoor National Park has very rugged hills and valleys. This is the home of Dartmoor Prison and also “The Hound of the Baskervilles”

Torrington (14 Miles) – Dartington Crystal, 1646, RHS Rosemoor

Bideford (8 Miles)

Barnstaple (17 Miles)

Gnome Reserve (6 Miles)

Hartland (6 Miles) – Quay, Cliffs, Abbey & Dark Skies

Exmoor Zoo Park  (27 Miles)

 

Activities

Land Based

Absailing

Drop over cliffs - If you dare !

Skern Lodge    -   Appledore   –   EX39 1NG     01237 475992             skernlodge.co.uk

Archery

Try you hand at one of England's oldest pastimes.

Broxworthy Archery        01288 321328

Dragon Archery Centre   - Holsworthy -  0800 0372466              dragonarcherycentre.co.uk

Mill Adventure    - South Molton – EX36 3NA – 01769 579600        milladventure.co.uk

Skern Lodge    -  Appledore  - EX39 1NG -   01237 475992                  http://www.skernlodge.co.uk

Assault Course

Flex your muscles over and under obstacles.

Skern Lodge  - Appledore – EX39 1NG  - 01237 475992                   http://www.skernlodge.co.uk

Bird watching

Devon & Cornwall play host to a huge number of resident and visiting birds

North Devon Coast ( Morthoe to Lynton )

Many sea bird species including Herring Gulls, Great Black-backed Gulls, Fulmars, Razorbills,

Guillemots, Kittiwakes, Manx Shearwaters, Storm Petrel, etc.

Inland species include Heron, Redstart, Wood Warbler, Pied Flycatcher, Winchat, Grasshopper

Warbler, Ring Ouzel, Buzzard, Grey Wagtail, Duck, Raven, Dipper, etc.

Taw – Torridge Estuary

Lapwing, Golden Plover, Ruff, Snipe, Sanderling, Dunlin, Ringed Plover, Oystercatcher, Curlew,

Redshank, Grey Plover, Turnstone, Godwit, Various Geese, Various Duck, Diver, Little Grebe,

Bittern, Water Rail, Grebe, Bearded Tit, Heron, Egret, Kingfisher, Sandpiper, Various Gulls,

Whimbrell, White Wagtail, Warbler (Sedge, Reed & Grasshopper), Lesser Whitethroat,

Turtle Dove, Quail, Wheatear, Little Stint, & many other species.

Lundy Island

Shag, Peregrine, Oystercatcher, Lapwing, Gull ( Herring, & Great Black-backed ), Rock Pipit, Raven,

Puffin and many other resident & visiting species.

Bowling

North Devon has many outdoor bowling clubs + the Ten Pin bowl below.

Ten Pin

Lets Go Superbowl  -  Barnstaple  - EX31 1LE  -  01271 321123

Brass Rubbing

 

Bushcraft, Wilderness skills, Wildlife walks   -  07977 828058        http://www.wildpath.co.uk

Caving

Indoor caving in a safe environment.

Mill Adventure  -  South Molton – EX36 3NA – 01769 579600          http://www.milladventure.co.uk

Climbing

The biggest indoor climbing wall in Devon

Indoor

Mill Adventure  - South Molton – EX36 3NA - 01769 579600           http://www.milladventure.co.uk

Outdoor

Mill Adventure – South Molton – EX36 3NA – 01769 579600          http://www.milladventure.co.uk

Coasteering

Move around the shoreline by climbing and swimming !

Mill Adventure  - South Molton – EX36 3NA – 01769 579600          http://www.milladventure.co.uk

Cycling

Cycles of many types can be hired by the hour, half-day & full-day in Bideford, Fremington Quay,  Barnstaple, Torrington, & Braunton. The bikes can be used on the Tarka Trail which allows over 30 miles of traffic-free cycling  & walking.              http://www.bidefordbicyclehire.co.uk

 

Fly with Eagles & Falconry

The ultimate experience when you fly in a microlight alongside a soaring eagle

Marshall Falcons - Based at Hoops Inn, Horns Cross EX39 5DL – 01271 373309

http://www.marshallfalcons.co.uk

 

Horse riding

Gooseham Barton – Morwenstow, Nr. Bude EX23 9PG   - 01288 331204      http://www.gooseham-barton.com

 

 

High Ropes

Mill Adventure   - South Molton – EX36 3NA – 01769 579600                    http://www.milladventure.co.uk

Skern Lodge   - Appledore – EX39 1NG – 01237 475992                               http://www.skernlodge.co.uk

 

Karting

North Devon Karting Centre  - Barnstaple – EX31 1HN – 01271 328460

http://www.northdevonkarting.co.uk

Mountainboarding

Ivyleaf Mountainboarding Centre- Bude – EX23 9LD   -  0777 3069716

http://www.ivyleafmountainboarding.co.uk

Orienteering

Mill Adventure   -   South Molton – EX36 3NA – 01769 579600           http://www.milladventure.co.uk

Paintballing

Survival Paintball  -  Yarnscombe – EX31 3LZ – 01271 858279           http://www.survivalpaintball.com

Photography

Quad Biking

North Devon Quads   - Yarnscombe – EX31 3LZ – 01271 858791         http://www.northdevonquads.co.uk

Shooting

Clay Target

North Devon Quads   -   Yarnscombe – EX31 3LZ – 01271 858791          http://www.northdevonquads.co.uk

Survival Training

Walking

Many walking opportunities in the area, try

The Tarka Trail in Bideford, Barnstaple, Braunton or Torrington which provides many miles of fairly flat                traffic free walking & cycling.

Cycles of many types can be hired in Bideford, Freminton Quay, Barnstaple, Torrington or Braunton.

 

ZipWire

Mill Adventure – South Molton – EX36 3NA – 01769 579600           http://www.milladventure.co.uk

Skern Lodge – Appledore – EX39 1NG – 01237 475992                         http://www.skernlodge.co.uk

Water Based

Boogie Slide

Point Breaks                                          http://www.pointbreaks.com

 

Canoeing

Roadford Lake                                        http://www.swlakestrust.org.uk

Wimbleball Lake                                     http://www.swlakestrust.org.uk

Tamar Lakes                                          http://www.swlakestrust.org.uk

 

Inflatable Ride

Point Breaks                                          http://www.pointbreaks.com

 

Kayaking

Atlantic Kayak Hire                      01237 474900

Roadford Lake                             http://www.swlakestrust.org.uk

Wimbleball Lake                          http://www.swlakestrust.org.uk

Tamar Lake                                 http://www.swlakestrust.org.uk

Skern Lodge                                http://www.skernlodge.co.uk

 

Paddle Ski Tours

Point Breaks                              http://www.pointbreaks.com

 

Powerboat

Skern Lodge                                http://www.skernlodge.co.uk

 

Rowing

Roadford Lake                              http://www.swlakestrust.org.uk

Wimbleball Lake                           http://www.swlakestrust.org.uk

Sailing

Roadford Lake                              http://www.swlakestrust.org.uk

Wimbleball Lake                           http://www.swlakestrust.org.uk

Tamar Lakes                                http://www.swlakestrust.org.uk

 

Speedboat

Point Breaks                                http://www.pointbreaks.com

Surfing

North Devon Surf School               http://www.northdevonsurfschool.co.uk

Point Breaks                                http://www.pointbreaks.com

 

Wakeboarding

Point Breaks                               http://www.pointbreaks.com

 

Water ski

Point Breaks                               http://www.pointbreaks.com

Windsurfing

Roadford Lake                              http://www.swlakestrust.org.uk

Wimbleball Lake                           http://www.swlakestrust.org.uk

Tamar Lakes                                http://www.swlakestrust.org.uk

 

River Challenge

Point Breaks                                http://www.pointbreaks.com

Superscreemer

Point Breaks                                http://www.pointbreaks.com

 

Outlet Shopping

Atlantic Village - Bideford - EX39 3QU - 01237 422544 - http://www.atlanticvillage.co.uk  6 miles

35 units offering outlet shopping bargains in womenswear, menswear, footwear,sports & leisure, food & drink, books, etc. Atlantis Adventure Zone with Pirate Island, bouncy castle,childrens' train, and lots more for children of all ages.

Badger Watching  - Near Tiverton -  01398 351506  -  http://www.devonbadgerwatch.co.uk

Watch badgers as they go about their nightly lives from the comfort of a purpose built hide.

 

 Indoor Market

Barnstaple Pannier Market - Barnstaple - EX31 1BW - 01271 379084 - http://www.barnstaplepanniermarket.co.uk  17 Miles

Enjoy the old world charm of one of Britain's largest indoor markets.

Monday & Thursday - Craft & General

Wednesday - Antiques and Collectibles

Tuesday, Friday, Saturday - General market ( food, clothing, and many other things )

Big Sheep - Abbottsham - EX39 5AP - 01237 472366 - http://www.thebigsheep.co.uk  6 Miles

One of Devon's most popular family attractions. Live shows, bottle-feeding lambs, sheep shearing, duck trails,and much, much more. Childrens' play area, outdoor laser games, brewery, restaurant, shop.

 

Bradworthy Transport Museum - Bradworthy - EX22 7RW - 01409 241597 - http://www.bradworthy- transport-museum.co.uk  15 Miles

A fascinating display of more than 90 antique farm and road vehicles

Clovelly - Clovelly - EX39 5TA - 01237 431781 - http://www.clovelly.co.uk  4 Miles

This world famous, picturesque, fishing village is built along a very steep, car free, cobbled main street which leads from the visitor centre at the top, down to an extremely fascinating & historic harbour.

Cobbaton Combat Collection - Cobbaton  - EX37 9RZ - 01769 540740 - http://www.cobbatoncombat.co.uk  21 Miles

Over 50 mainly World War II British & Canadian military vehicles and artillery pieces plus thousands of smaller items, from tanks to ration books - all undercover.

 

Combe Martin Wildlife & Dinosaur Park - Combe Martin - EX34 0NG - 01271 882486 -  http://www.dinosaur-park.com 28 Miles

A unique theme park with life size dinosaurs, the Light & Earthquake ride, swim with seals, beautiful gardens. See monkeys, wolves, sealions, meerkats, penguins and a whole lot more. Daily handling sessions, and see Shaun Ellis the world famous Wolf Man.

Dartington Crystal - Great Torrington - EX38 7AN - 01805 626262 - http://www.dartington.co.uk  15 Miles

Tour this factory and have a birds eye view of the manufacture of the world renowned Dartington Glass being hand blown - fascinating!  All undercover, and excellent on a cold day. Let the kids make a glass cast of their hand - a brilliant souvenir.

Exmoor Zoo - Bratton Fleming - EX31 4SG - 01598 763352 -  http://www.exmoorzoo.co.uk  30 Miles

A friendly and contact oriented zoo with The Beast of Exmoor, cheetah, maned wolves,wallabies, meerkats penguin and lots of other animals & birds. Daily handling sessions & be a zookeeper for a day.

Gnome Reserve & Wildflower Garden - West Putford - EX22 7XE - 01409 241435 - http://www.gnomereserve.co.uk  6 Miles

A truly unique attraction. Walk through the woodland filled with more than 1000 gnomes &                           pixies. Borrow a gnome hat so you don't embarrass the gnomes - Great for kids of all                           ages

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Great Torrington Pannier Market - Great Torrington - EX38 8AA - 01805 626110 - http://www.torringtonmarket.co.uk  15 Miles

 

Hartland Abbey - Hartland - EX39 6DT - 01237 441264 - http://www.hartlandabbey.com  8 Miles

The Abbey was originally built in the 12th century, dissolved by Henry viii, and lived in by the same family ever since. Lovely historic house & excellent gardens, with peacocks and guinea fowl. Woodland walks, and a walk down to the sea

Ilfracombe Aquarium - Ilfracombe - EX34 9EQ - 01271 864533 -  http://www.ilfracombeaquarium.co.uk  30 Miles

The aquarium takes you on a fascinating journey, with aquatic life, from the river to                           rock pools, harbour & the coast to the life in the sea around Lundy Island - all without                           leaving Ilfracombe pier.

Landmark Theatre - Ilfracombe - EX34 9BZ - 01271 865655 -  http://www.northdevontheatres.org.uk  28 Miles

Ilfracombes'  theatre which houses shows all the year around, and many summer                             season family entertainments with top name stars.

Lynton & Barnstaple Railway - Parracombe - EX31 4RA - 01598 763487 -  http://www.lynton-rail.co.uk  31 Miles

This steam railway is home to one mile of track on the Lynton & Barnstaple                               Railway. Enjoy the ride through rolling countryside, with views of wild moorland &                               rugged coastline.

 

Lundy Island - Bristol Channel - 01271 863636 - http://www.lundyisland.co.uk  Use boat from Bideford                or Ilfracombe.

Lundy Island lies a two hour boat ride off the coast of North Devon. The island is                          three and a half miles long by half a mile wide. It boasts a pub, a shop and a                               church. The cliffs of the island are home to sea birds of all kinds including puffin.                     Seals can often be seen on the shore, the sea around is Britains only Marine                               Nature Reserve.

Milky Way Adventure Park - Clovelly - EX39 5RY - 01237 431255 -  http://www.themilkyway.co.uk  2 Miles

The Milky Way is Devons' largest undercover adventure park. There is something                                 for everyone, a roller coaster, space adventures, bird of prey centre, railway,                                 archery, golf driving, country collection, under 5's play area & much more, all for                                 the price of entry - a bargain - and so near to your accommodation.

Nippers Indoor Soft Play Area - Westward Ho! - EX39 1LH - 01237 474737 -  http://www.waterfrontinn.co.uk  9 Miles

Nippers is an ideal play zone for young children. Giant skittles, ball pit, winding caverns and lots more.

 

North Devon Karting Centre - Barnstaple - EX31 1HN - 01271 328460 -  http://www.northdevonkarting.co.uk  18 Miles

650m of track for your family to practice driving like Lewis Hamilton. Caters for all ages from 7 years up.

 

Queens Theatre - Barnstaple - EX31 1SY - 01271 327357 -  http://www.northdevontheatres.org.uk  17 Miles

The Queens Theatre is North Devons largest theatre. There is something scheduled for most evenings  throughout the year. Plays, musicals, bands, ballet, and most other forms of live theatre.

 

Quince Honey Farm - South Molton - EX36 3AZ - 1769 572401 -  http://www.quincehoney.co.uk   27 Miles

An education for young and old as you watch bees at work in this indoor apiary, all in safety behind glass. See the whole process of honey production from hive to jar. Purchase skin care preparations, honey marmalade, beeswax, and delicious Devonshire honey ice cream made with Devon milk, cream & honey.

Tunnels Beaches - Ilfracombe - EX34 8AF    - 01271 879882  http://www.tunnelsbeaches.co.uk  28 Miles

Walk through tunnels cut into the cliff to the sheltered beaches and rock pools. Picnic on the beaches and play in the safe tidal pool. Play boule, Victorian games & toys, table tennis or table football - all free of charge.

Watermouth Castle & Family Theme Park - Watermouth - EX34 9SL - 01271 863879 - http://www.watermouthcastle.com 29 Miles

Dungeon Labyrinths, Merrygoland, Gnome Land, Adventure Land and much more. This theme park is set in and around Watermouth Castle.

Wildlife Cruises  -  Ilfracombe  -  01271 879727  -  http://www.ilfracombeprincess.co.uk

Sail along the North Devon coast from Ilfracombe harbour to observe seals, porpoises, bird-

life & the spectacular coastline. The cruises are on the largest passenger vessel to sail   from Ilfracombe in a boat which is purpose built to sail close to shore.

 

BEACHES

 

Seemingly endless stretches of sandy beaches with extraordinary dune systems make North Devon's coastline one of the finest in the world.

1.  Lynmouth Beach - 35 Miles

Pebbled beach near picturesque harbour.

2.  Lee Bay - 36 Miles

Sand/shingle/rock. Hidden below historic Lee Abbey. Sheltered, with lime kilns & monks chapel.

3.  Woody Bay - 34 Miles

Steep walk down to secluded beach below ancient woodland. Shingle/rock/pebble beach.

4.  Wild Pear Beach ( Combe Martin ) - 29 Miles

Sand/pebbles. Accessed by path from Combe Martin beach car park, then steps cut into cliff.

Warning - Often used by naturists.

5.  Combe Martin Beach - 29 Miles

Family beach, mixture of sand & pebbles. Rock pools and caves at low tide.

6.  Watermouth Bay

Sandy beach set in a very secluded harbour.

7.  Hele Bay - 29 Miles

A rocky bay to the east of Ilfracombe.Sand at low tide.Rock pools.

8.  Wildersmouth - 28 Miles

Ancient smugglers cove.High cliffs drop down to small bay with shingle & sand.

9.  Tunnels Beach ( Ilfracombe ) - 28 Miles

A few small beaches scattered around the town & harbour- including Tunnels beach.

10. Lee Bay - 30 Miles

Quiet shingle/rock. Parking limited.

11. Mortehoe Beach ( Rockham ) - 29 Miles

1.5 mile difficult walk down to sand/rock beach - worth it.

12. Combesgate Beach - 28 Miles

Small secluded beach at far right of Woolacombe Beach. Beware only accessible between low & mid                                  tide.

13. Barricane Beach - 28 Miles

Small sandy beach at low tide - not accessible at high tide. Good for unusual shells & rock pools.

14. Woolacombe Beach - 28 Miles

Three miles of golden sands. Popular with surfers & families. Backed by dunes

15. Putsborough Sands - 24 Miles

Sandy with rock pools. At western end of Woolacombe beach, popular with surfers

16. Croyde Beach - 26 Miles

World famous sandy beach backed by dunes. Popular with surfers.

17. Saunton Sands - 24 Miles

Three mile long sandy beach backed by dunes. Ideal for surfers & families.

18.Crow Point - 23 Miles

A small secluded sandy estuary beach on the edge of Braunton marshes.

19. Instow Beach - 11 Miles

Sandy estuary beach backed by dunes. Popular for sailing and fishing.

20. Westward Ho! Beach - 9 Miles

Sand and a fantastic pebble ridge. Popular with surfers and sea anglers.

21. Bucks Mills Beach - EX35 7TY   - 2 Miles

A quiet secluded rocky cove at the bottom end of a picturesque village. Popular for fishing.

22. Clovelly Harbour - 4 Miles

Pebbled harbour beach at bottom of very picturesque village.

23. Hartland Quay - EX33 2JS - 10 Miles

Shingle/pebble/rock, very popular for fishing & viewing the unique rock formations. Shipwreck museum.

24. Sandymouth - 15 Miles

Small secluded beach reached by steep stony track. Popular for water sports. Water can be dangerous.

25. Bude Beach - 17 Miles

Golden sandy beach, popular with families. Surrounded by rock pools/green hills/town.

26. Widemouth Bay - 21 miles

Long sandy beach. Very popular with families and all water sport activities.

Golf

Bowood Park - Camelford - PL32 9RF -    01840 213017          http://www.bowoodpark.org    35 Miles

Great Torrington - Torrington - EX38 7EZ - 01805 622229        http://www.torringtongolfclub.co.uk 12 Miles

Hartland Forest - Woolsery - EX39 5RA - 01237431442       http://www.hartlandforestgolf.co.uk  5 Miles

High Bullen - Chittlehamholt - EX37 9HD - 01769 540530        http://www.highbullen.co.uk    28 Miles

Holsworthy- Holsworthy - EX22 6LP - 01409 253177     http://www.holsworthygolfclub.co.uk    21 Miles

Launceston - Launceston - PL15 8HF - 01566 773442    http://www.launcestongolfclub.co.uk   31 Miles

Roserrow - Wadebridge - PL27 6QT -  01208 863000         http://www.roserrow.co.uk    45 Miles

Trethorne - Launceston - PL15 8QE -  01566 86903       http://www.trethornegolfclub.com   34 Miles

Trevose - Padstow - PL28 8JB -   01841 520208             http://www.trevose-gc.co.uk   54 Miles

Willingcott Valley - Woolacombe - EX34 7HN -  01271 870173  http://www.willingcott.co.uk  27 Miles

Other Courses

Bude & North Cornwall - Bude - EX23 8DA -  01288 352006    http://www.budegolf.co.uk  17 Miles

Chulmleigh - Chulmleigh - EX18 7BL -  01769 580519     http://www.chulmleighgolf.co.uk  33 Miles

Ilfracombe - Ilfracombe - EX34 9RT -  01271 862176        http://www.ilfracombegolfclub.com   29 Miles

Ivyleaf  - Bude - EX23 9LD -  01288 321592                    http://www.ivyleafgolf.com   15 Miles

Libbaton - High Bickington - EX37 9BS -  01769 560342      http://www.libbatongolfclub.com  23 Miles

Portmore - Barnstaple - EX32 9LB -   01271 378378         http://www.portmoregolf.co.uk  18 Miles

Royal North Devon - Westward Ho! - EX39 1HD - 01237 473817 http://www.royalnorthdevongolfclub.co.uk  9 Miles

Saunton - Saunton - EX33 1LG -  01271 812436  http://www.sauntongolf.co.uk  24 Miles

St. Mellion -Saltash PL12 6HD - 01579 351351  http://www.st-mellion.co.uk  51 Miles

Fishing

Fishing -  Freshwater

Oaktree Fishery                    http://www.oaktreefishery.co.uk

Roadford Lake                      http://www.swlakestrust.org.uk

Wimbleball Lake                   http://www.swlakestrust.org.uk

Tamar Lakes                        http://www.swlakestrust.org.uk

Wistlandpound                     http://www.swlakestrust.org.uk

-  Sea

Independent Charters

( Clovelly )       http://www.independentcharters.co.uk

Clovelly Charters  http://www.clovellyfishing.co.uk

Gardens

The gardens of Devon & Cornwall are some of the best in Britain

DEVON

Broomhill Sculpture Garden  - Muddiford - EX31 4EX - 01271 850262 - http://www.broomhillart.co.uk  20 Miles

Castle Hill Garden  - Filleigh - EX32 0RQ  - 01598 760336 - http://www.castlehilldevon.co.uk  25 Miles

Clovelly Court Garden -  Clovelly - EX39 5SY - 01237 431781 - http://www.clovelly.co.uk  4 Miles

Docton Mill Gardens - Hartland - EX39 6EA  - 01237 441369  - http://www.doctonmill.co.uk  9 Miles

Hartland Abbey - Hartland  - EX39 6DT - 01237 441264 - http://www.hartlandabbey.com  8 Miles

Marwood Hill Gardens - Marwood  - EX31 4EB  - 01271 342528 - http://www.marwoodhillgarden.co.uk  20 Miles

RHS Rosemoor  -  Great Torrington - EX38 8PH - 01805 624067 - http://www.rhs.org.uk/rosemoor  15 Miles

Heddon Hall Garden - Parracombe - EX31 4QL - 01598 763541 - http://www.heddonhallgardens.co.uk  30 Miles

Winsford Walled Garden - Halwill - EX21 5XT - 01409 221477 - http://www.winsfordwalledgarden.com  19 Miles

Tapeley Park Gardens  - Instow - EX39 4NT - 01271 860897 -   http:/www.tapeleypark.com  11 Miles

Arlington Court ( National Trust ) - Arlington - EX31 4LP - 01271 850296 -  http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/devoncornwall  25 Miles

Coleton Fishacre ( National Trust ) - Kingswear - TQ6 0EQ - 01803 752466 -   http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/devoncornwall  69 Miles

Greenway ( National Trust ) - Brixham - TQ5 0ES - 01803 842382 -  http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/devoncornwall  66 Miles

Killerton ( National Trust ) - Broadclyst - EX5 3LE - 01392 881345 -  http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/devoncornwall  55 Miles

Knightshayes Court ( National Trust ) - Bolham - EX16 7RQ - 01884 254665 -  http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/devoncornwall  46 Miles

Saltram ( National Trust ) - Plympton - PL7 1UH - 01752 333500 -   http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/devoncornwall  62 Miles

North Devon Lavender - Hartland - EX39 6DA - 01237 440101 -  http://www.northdevonlavender.com 8 Miles

CORNWALL

Eden Project -  Bodelva - PL24 2SG - 01726 811911 - http://www.edenproject.com  57 Miles

Ken-Caro - Liskeard - PL14 5RF - 01579 362446 - 46 Miles

Long Cross Victorian Gardens - Port Isaac - PL29 3TF - 01208 880243 - http://www.longcrosshotel.co.uk   43 Miles

Japanese Garden & Bonsai Nursery - St. Mawgan - TR8 4ET - 01637 860116 -  http://www.thebonsainursery.com  55 Miles

Pencarrow - Bodmin - PL30 3AG - 01208 841369 - http://www.pencarrow.co.uk  44 Miles

Trerice ( National Trust ) - TR8 4PG - 01637 875404 -     http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/devoncornwall    60 Miles

Pinsla Garden & Nursery - Cardinham - PL30 4AY - 01208 821339 - http://www.pinslagarden.net   50 Miles

Lanhydrock Gardens ( National Trust ) - Bodmin - PL30 5AD - 01208 265950 -  http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/devoncornwall  49 Miles

Cotehele ( National Trust ) - Saltash - PL12 6TA - 01579 351346 -  http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/devoncornwall   47 Miles

Antony House & Gardens ( National Trust )  - Torpoint - PL1 2QA - 01752 812364 -  http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/devoncornwall  57 Miles

Mount Edgcumbe House & Gardens - Torpoint - PL10 1HZ - 01752 822236 - http://www.mountedgcumbe.gov.uk   65 Miles

Lost Gardens of Heligan - Pentewan - PL26 6EN - 01726 845100 - http://www.heligan.com   66 Miles

EATING-OUT

APPLEDORE 

The Royal Plaice - Fish & chip / takeaway  - Market Street                                                                                                                                   01237 478673

Johns Cafe - Coffee, lunch, tea etc. Voted best Cafe in North Devon 2013                                                                                                        The Quay  01237 425870                                                                                                                    www.johnsofinstow.co.uk