Higher Willingcott Farm Campsite

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Higher Willingcott Farm Campsite

Key Features
Close to glorious Devon beaches
Permitted BBQs & open fires
Well-behaved dogs welcome

Are you looking for a tranquil countryside retreat close to the glorious beaches of Devon? Higher Willingcott Farm Campsite is a 50-acre family-run space tucked away near Woolacombe Beach, three miles away from the surf and sand. An additional 10-minute drive takes you to Ilfracombe, with Saunton Sands just 20 minutes away.

Whether you’re looking for something low key or watersports, this site is perfect for an outdoor break. Enjoy your own barbecue with peace of mind – open fires are permitted, plus there’s a dishwashing station, bins and recycling for your convenience.

A pleasant five-minute drive takes you to Woolacombe village where you can find everything from pubs to fish and chip shops. After dinner, go for a sunset stroll at Morte Point or Bull Point, both of which are within a 10-minute drive.

Along with all this, well-behaved dogs are most welcome here and must remain on leads at all times. Pick up after them and you’ll have a pawesome holiday!

Frequently Asked Questions

    • Q: What location is Higher Willingcott Farm Campsite located in?
      A: Higher Willingcott Farm Campsite is located in Woolacombe, Devon, England, EX34 7HN.

    • Q: How far away is Woolacombe Beach from Higher Willingcott Farm Campsite?
      A: Woolacombe beach is three miles away from Higher Willingcott Farm Campsite.

    • Q: How far is Higher Willingcott Farm Campsite away from Ilfracombe and Saunton Sands?
      A: Higher Willingcott Farm Campsite is a 10-minute drive away from Ilfracombe and 20 minutes away from Saunton Sands.

    • Q: Is it possible to have a barbecue on site?
      A: Yes, barbecues are permitted at Higher Willingcott Farm Campsite.

    • Q: Are there any facilities on the premises?
      A: Yes, Higher Willingcott Farm Campsite offers basic facilities such as portaloos and dishwashing area.

    • Q: Are pets allowed at Higher Willingcott Farm Campsite?
      A: Yes, well behaved pets are welcome at Higher Willingcott Farm Campsite, provided they are kept on a leash at all times and pet waste is picked up.

    • Q: Are there any restaurants, pubs or shops near Higher Willingcott Farm Campsite?
      A: Yes, there are plenty of restaurants, pubs, pasty shops and fish and chip shops in Woolacombe village, just a five minute drive from Higher Willingcott Farm Campsite.


The address for Higher Willingcott Farm Campsite we have is: Woolacombe, Devon, England, EX34 7HN. Use the map below for a closer view. Do check with your host for a definite location.

Contact Information

Postal Address
Woolacombe, Devon, England, EX34 7HN

About the Local Area (North Devon)

North Devon is a stunning region in Devon that is known for its beautiful coastlines, rugged cliffs, and quaint seaside towns. From breathtaking beaches to charming villages, North Devon offers visitors a taste of traditional English life.

Here’s what you need to know about this delightful area.

What is North Devon Famous For?

North Devon is famous for its beautiful coastline, which stretches for over 90 miles and includes some of the UK’s best beaches. The region is also renowned for its incredible surf, with plenty of beaches attracting surfers from all over the world.

Finally, North Devon is known for its quaint villages and bustling market towns, which offer a taste of traditional English life.

Things to Do in North Devon

North Devon has something to offer everyone, from families with young children to outdoor enthusiasts.

Some of the best things to do in North Devon include:

  • Explore the South West Coast Path, which offers stunning views of the coastline.
  • Visit the charming village of Clovelly, with its steep cobbled streets and traditional fishing harbour.
  • Spend a day at the beach at Woolacombe, which is consistently rated as one of the UK’s best beaches.

Things Near North Devon

If you’re looking to explore beyond North Devon, there are plenty of things to do and see in the surrounding area.

Here are some of the most popular:

  • Visit the historic city of Exeter, which is home to a stunning cathedral, charming cobbled streets, and plenty of great restaurants.
  • Explore the rugged beauty of Exmoor National Park, which is just a short drive from North Devon.
  • Visit the charming town of Bideford, which has a fascinating history and plenty of great independent shops and restaurants.

Whether you’re looking for stunning scenery, traditional English charm, or outdoor adventure, North Devon is the perfect destination.

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