From Exeter it is easiest to drive to Great Torrington (a.k.a. Torrington) via Crediton and Winkleigh. If coming from Barnstaple we can be reached either via Great Torrington or Bideford.

From Great Torrington

Pass along New Street westerly, down the big hill by the commons (A386) passing Puffing Billy and access to the Tarka cycle Trail on your right. Turn left signed 'Frithelstock' by the pink toll house 200 meters on and proceed up the hill (sorry cyclists but there is also a big hill into Torrington - but we are always willing, to collect cyclists and their bikes in our car from Puffing Billy) passing the pub and church (1 mile) and after another 1/2 mile, we are the first property you will come to on the right signed Broadpark Breaks B&B.

From Bideford

Take the A386 and turn right after 1 mile at Landcross, signed 'Holsworthy' and proceed (past Beaconside wedding venue on left, through Saltrens and Monkleigh along the top road to Frithelstockstone. Before the big right hand bend take the left turn signed Frithelstock, continue for half a mile or so and we are on the left hand side (B&B sign on small barn, entrance before Broadpark Breaks B&B sign at other end of cottage, (almost immediately).

Arrivals between 4pm and 6.30pm please. If you're having issues whilst travelling and or decide to eat on the way delaying estimated arrival we'd appreciate you keeping us informed via my mobile please.

Please use the 2 parking spaces allocated to guests by the front door.

  • 1½ miles to Tarka Trail
  • 2 miles to Great Torrington
  • 3 miles to RHS Rosemoor Gardens
  • 3 miles to Beaconside
  • 4 miles to Halsannery (party/wedding venues)
  • 5 miles to Bideford
  • 6 miles to Northam Burrows/Westward Ho! (nearest beach)
  • 7 miles to Appledore and Instow
  • 12 miles to South Molton and also to Barnstaple - gateway to Braunton, Saunton, Ilfracombe and Coombe Martin
  • Dartmoor fringes/Cornwall border - 30 min drive
  • Exmoor fringes - 40 min drive
  • Exeter - 1 hour drive