Broadpark Breaks B & B
Bed and Breakfast North Devon
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Exploring The Area
Broadpark Breaks B & B in North Devon is ideally situated for exploring the beautiful torridge estuary and the wonderful unspoilt countryside which surrounds it.
We are in Tarka country, 5 minutes from access to The Tarka Trail and Torrington Cycle Hire, linking to miles of idyllic walking or cycling for the serious walker/cyclist but is mainly flat so suitable for families and the less able bodied.
Great Torrington (3 miles) is home to Torrington 1646, bringing the Civil war history of the town to life & the R.H.S. Rosemoor Gardens. Concerts, gigs, plays & films are hosted at The Plough Arts Centre which also has an excellent licensed cafe.
River Torridge from Tarka Trail
For keen walkers, the coastal paths as well as magnificent Exmoor & Dartmoor, rugged & peaceful, are only 30 min's drive. Quiet coves & the quaint coastal villages of Appledore, Clovelly, Instow, and Morwenstow are easily accessible. We are only 30 min's from the Cornish border, Bude &Widemouth. There are great local parks but indoor pools, The Big sheep, Milky Way & paintball/laser game centre offer a rainy day treat for children.
Historic country houses like Hartland Abbey, Arlington Court & Chambercombe Manor as well as the beautiful gardens of Marwood Hill, Docton Mill, Tapely Park & Castle Hill are just a short drive away.
On your behalf, we have conducted much research at local pubs & restaurants ! The Clinton Arms, our village pub and others, host an acoustic open mic night (Sunday). So if you like to listen, sing or play an instrument you will be welcome to join in.
If shopping is your thing, Barnstaple, the principal town has a mix of thriving small shops lining its ancient streets, as well as major outlets, which can also be found at Atlantic Village (10 min's). With our guide you could take a short drive and find a market to browse every day of the week. The local agricultural shows offer a great day out showcasing crafts, produce & farming.
Culturally, the stunning coastlines and unspoilt countryside, have inspired writers, artists, poets & potters. The Burton Art Gallery in Bideford & small potteries are a must. Maritime activity current & historic surrounds us, increase your nautical knowledge with a visit to the Maritime Museum, Appledore.
Westward Ho! Beach