Easy access to a 30-mile Tarka Trail from Fremington Quay and explore the cycling routes with bicycle hire available.
Collacott Farm CL offers breathtaking views of the surrounding countryside and estuary. Located about 1.5 miles away from Fremington, visitors can find a few local amenities such as a supermarket, chemist, hairdressers, fish & chip shop, Chinese restaurant, and 2 pubs. Fremington also offers a regular bus service for easy transportation.
The farm is conveniently situated between the charming market towns of Barnstaple and Bideford, with easy access to the stunning North Devon beaches including Instow, Westward Ho!, Saunton, Woolacombe, and Croyde. Visitors can also access the picturesque 30-mile Tarka Trail from Fremington Quay, which offers scenic cycling routes with bicycle hire available.
While exploring North Devon, visitors must try the famous “Hockings” ice cream made in Appledore, another lovely place worth visiting. However, be sure to look for their ice cream vans as they are not sold in shops.
The address for Collacott Farm we have is: Collacott Farm Kings Nympton North Devon, EX37 9TP. Use the map below for a closer view. Do check with your host for a definite location.
About the Local Area (Barnstaple)
With a history dating back to Saxon times, Barnstaple has retained much of its character and charm, making it a popular destination for visitors to the area.
What is Barnstaple Famous For?
Barnstaple is famous for its historic Pannier Market, which dates back to the 1850s and is still in operation today. The town is also home to the Museum of Barnstaple and North Devon, which showcases the rich history and culture of the area.
Things to Do in Barnstaple
Barnstaple offers a range of activities and attractions to suit all interests. Take a stroll along the River Taw and enjoy the stunning views of the countryside, or explore the narrow streets of the town centre and discover the many independent shops and cafes.
Other popular things to do in Barnstaple include:
- Visit the historic Pannier Market and browse the stalls selling local produce, crafts, and souvenirs.
- Take a trip to Rock Park, a beautiful green space with plenty of walking trails, a children’s play area, and stunning views of the River Taw.
- Explore the Museum of Barnstaple and North Devon and learn about the area’s fascinating history and heritage.
Things Near Barnstaple
While there is plenty to see and do within Barnstaple itself, there are also many nearby attractions that are well worth a visit.
Some of the most popular things to do and see near Barnstaple include:
- Visit the stunning beaches of Saunton Sands and Croyde Bay, both of which offer great opportunities for surfing, sunbathing, and relaxation.
- Explore the rugged beauty of Exmoor National Park, where you can hike, cycle, or simply enjoy the stunning scenery.
- Take a trip to the nearby village of Braunton and discover its quaint shops, cafes, and galleries.
Whether you’re interested in history, and culture, or simply enjoying the great outdoors, Barnstaple and the surrounding area offer something for everyone.
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