Situated in the oldest area of Ilfracombe, this spacious third floor Ilfracombe self-catering apartment is set on the top floor of a former Victorian hotel, and provides comfortable family accommodation, ideal for exploring the surrounding attractions and countryside.
This cosy apartment has some views of the sea, lies within easy walking distance of the historic harbour area and all the surrounding cafés, restaurants and pubs, and from the balcony, Damien Hirst's Verity statue can be seen.
Just four doors down the road is the Michelin starred Thomas Carr at the Olive Room, whilst the town centre is a short stroll away, offering an interesting museum, aquarium and chocolate emporium as well as plenty of independent shops.
A short drive will take you to a wealth of attractions including Exmoor National Park, Lynton, Lynmouth and the beaches at Saunton and Woolacombe.
For younger ones there is the adventure park at Watermouth Castle and The BIG Sheep at Bideford.
This apartment is an ideal town centre base for your North Devon stay.
About the location
Barnstaple 11 miles.
The bustling seaside town of Ilfracombe lies on a beautiful stretch of North Devon coastline, with five beaches, much of it owned by the National Trust. Ilfracombe is only a ten minute drive from Exmoor National Park, with its rolling countryside and quaint villages. Ilfracombe's heritage harbour and quay are spectacular, with many pubs, shops and restaurants and frequent live music, creating a lively, friendly atmosphere. From here, take a wildlife cruise, a fishing trip or a boat trip to magical Lundy Island, a place of natural beauty, which will provide you with an unforgettable experience. Ilfracombe is the centre for some of the finest walking country in England. Whether you enjoy a gentle promenade walk around Capstone Hill, tackling the rugged coastal path or prefer the river valleys and tranquillity of the moorland hills of Exmoor, you will find the scenery spectacular. Ilfracombe also boasts a number of Michelin Guide restaurants, the historic Fore Street boasting a Michelin-starred restaurant among its many high-quality eateries, local fish being prominent on their menus. To the east of Ilfracombe are the unique villages of Lynton and Lynmouth with its clifftop railway, and to the west lie the delights of Clovelly and Hartland. Moreover just a short drive away is the 3 mile long golden beach of Woolacombe Bay, a place to relax in the sun or catch some waves surfing. Ilfracombe is the perfect location for a North Devon holiday, offering you a gateway to an exciting blend of stunning coastal scenery, seaside fun, rural tranquillity and centuries of heritage and style.