Acorn Farm Touring Park

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Acorn Farm Touring Park

Key Features
Discover miles of walking trails and other nearby attractions
Spot over 20 species of birds nearby
Rejuvenate with a clean and modern accommodations block and multiple amenities

Immerse yourself in the beauty of the Devon countryside here at the Acorn Farm Touring Park.

With miles of walking trails and the Tarka Trail nearby, there’s plenty to explore. Or, keep your binoculars handy as you can spot over 20 different species of birds in the area.

The farm itself has been recently refurbished, with a clean and modern amenities block with free hot showers, washing-up stations, a laundry room with washing machine and tumble dryer, and chemical disposal next to the toilets.

And for the social side of things, the local village of Dolton has multiple pubs, a butcher, an antique shop and a village shop and post office. So, no matter what type of break you’re after, Acorn Farm Touring Park has got you covered!

Frequently Asked Questions

    • Q: What bird species can I spot while staying at Acorn Farm?
      A: You can spot over 20 species of birds with binoculars while staying at Acorn Farm!

    • Q: What are some nearby hiking trails?
      A: Friendly warder Jan can provide you with a booklet detailing the local ambles available in the vicinity of Acorn Farm. The farm is situated between Dartmoor and Exmoor national parks with an abundance of amazing hikes to discover.

    • Q: Is there somewhere to rent a bike?
      A: Yes! Acorn Farm is near the Tarka Trail, where you can rent bikes from.

    • Q: Are the amenities in the campsite newly refurbished?
      A: Yes, the amenities block has been newly refurbished to provide guests with comfort and quality. In the amenities block you’ll find free hot showers, washing-up sinks and a laundry room with washing machine and tumble dryer.

    • Q:Are there places nearby to buy groceries?
      A: The nearest village, Dolton, has three pubs, an antique shop, a butcher with delicatessen counter and a village shop and post office which are all well-stocked.

    • Q: Is chemical disposal available?
      A: Yes, there is chemical disposal located next to the loo block.


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The address for Acorn Farm Touring Park we have is: Acorn Farmhouse, The Square Dolton, Great Torrington, Devon, England, EX19 8QF. Use the map below for a closer view. Do check with your host for a definite location.

Contact Information

Postal Address
Acorn Farmhouse, The Square Dolton, Great Torrington, Devon, England, EX19 8QF

About the Local Area (Great Torrington)

Hidden in the heart of Devon lies the charming town of Great Torrington. This hidden gem is known for its beautiful scenery, rich history, and warm hospitality.

What is Great Torrington Famous For?

Great Torrington is famous for its role in the English Civil War. In 1646, the town was the site of a major battle that ultimately led to the end of the war. Today, visitors can learn about this fascinating period of history by visiting the town’s Civil War Centre.

Things To Do In Great Torrington

Great Torrington is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts, with plenty of opportunities for hiking, cycling, and horse riding. The town is also home to a number of art galleries and craft shops, where visitors can browse and buy unique handmade items.

Some of the most popular things to do in Great Torrington include:

  • Explore the Tarka Trail
    This 180-mile walking and cycling trail takes visitors through some of the most beautiful scenery in North Devon, including the River Torridge and the Tarka Country Park.
  • Visit RHS Garden Rosemoor
    This stunning garden spans 65 acres and features a wide variety of plants, from rare and exotic species to traditional English garden favourites.
  • Discover the Dartington Crystal Factory
    Great Torrington is home to one of the UK’s last remaining glass factories, where visitors can watch skilled craftsmen at work and purchase beautiful hand-blown glassware.

Things Near By Great Torrington

Great Torrington is surrounded by some of the most beautiful countryside in Devon.

Here are some of the most popular things to do and see near the town:

  • Visit the charming village of Clovelly
    This beautiful village is located just a short drive from Great Torrington and is famous for its steep, cobbled streets and traditional fishing harbour.
  • Explore the stunning coastline of North Devon
    From the rugged cliffs of Hartland Point to the sandy beaches of Saunton Sands, North Devon’s coastline is a sight to behold.
  • Learn about local history at the Museum of Barnstaple and North Devon
    This fascinating museum explores the rich history of the local area, from prehistoric times to the present day.

Whether you’re interested in history, art, or the great outdoors, you’re sure to find plenty to keep you entertained during your visit.

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