Looking for a sunny getaway? You'd be hard-pressed to beat the seaside town of Ilfracombe and its picture-postcard setting of pastel-coloured houses nestled around a traditional harbour. The craggy hills that flank the town lead up to outstanding walks on the South West Coast Path, giving keen hikers some of the finest sea views on this part of the coastline in Devon.
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Ilfracombe has a reputation for its culture and food, giving North Devon a new appeal that goes beyond the miles of sandy beaches. Although if you're coming with a family of beach junkies, you may wish to check out multi-award-winning Woolacombe, just next door. Whether you'd rather relax with a Devonshire cream tea or spend a day on a stand-up paddleboard, Ilfracombe's diversity will win you over.
Best locations for a cottage in and around Ilfracombe
Devon's coastline, villages and traditional towns offer the perfect combination of great food and incredible scenery. Try booking your next holiday home in one of these wonderful locations.
Best things to do in Ilfracombe
From coastal walks and cream teas to contemporary art and kayaking, you won't be short on things to do in Ilfracombe.
- Tunnels Beach
- Verity, the Damien Hirst Statue
- Lundy Island
- Hele Corn Mill & Tea Room
- Chapel of St. Nicholas