Appledore is one of the most mesmerising corners of North Devon. Situated at the confluence of the Torridge and Taw rivers, this quaint fishing village offers breathtaking views over Bideford Bay and the Atlantic Ocean beyond. In addition to beautiful beaches including Saunton Sands, Appledore is famous for its 17th-century pier. It also lies within proximity to nature reserves including Northam Burrows Country Park.
The charming town of Appledore makes a fabulous first impression with its winding streets, narrow lanes, and colourful hours. Set amongst the pastel-coloured houses you'll find plenty of local pubs, independent eateries, and boutique shops. There's also no shortage of local landmarks and attractions, with the North Devon Maritime Museum offering fascinating insights into Appledore's naval past. If you're eager to discover all that this Devonshire town has to offer, Appledore holiday cottages are the perfect place to call home during your stay.
There are plenty of hiking and cycle trails in the vicinity of Appledore if you're keen to stay active during your stay. At 290 kilometres, The Tarka Trail is the longest traffic-free cycle route in the United Kingdom. If you want to keep things more leisurely, enjoy a stroll along the South West Coast Path as you take in the views. If you're looking for adventure, head to the nearby Skern Lodge Outdoor Activity Centre or spend an afternoon at The Big Sheep amusement park. Once you're finished exploring, head back to your Appledore holiday cottage accommodation, kick back, and settle in for a relaxing evening.
Appledore holiday cottages are a budget-friendly alternative to hotels. They're also the perfect choice of accommodation if you're visiting North Devon with the entire family or a large group of friends. With all the amenities of home at your disposal, you can settle in for a first-rate stay. Planning a romantic getaway? Choose a premium Appledore holiday cottage with a hot tub so you can indulge in luxury.