Have fun and enjoy your holiday in East Devon...

PLACES TO VISIT

The camp site is less than 15 minutes drive from the popular seaside resorts of Sidmouth, Seaton, Branscombe and Lyme Regis

 

The Donkey Sanctuary       Sidmouth                  Honiton                  Lyme Regis          Beer Quarry Caves

NEARBY  PUBS

The farm is only a couple of miles from The Hare and Hounds, a bustling, rural pub famous for its carveries.  The nearby towns of Honiton, Seaton and Sidmouth also have a wide selection of local watering holes

 

GOLF

Honiton Golf Club is an 18 hole course about 2 miles from the camp site and offers reasonable green fees, or you could try the public golf course: Otter Valley Golf Centre.


FISHING

The seaside town of Lyme Regis offers a selection of charter fishing excursions, or rent your own boat at Beer! 


SHOPPING

The historic market town of Honiton is only 10 minutes away by car and has two markets a week on Tuesdays and Saturdays.  We are also only half an hour from the county capital of Exeter (train service available from Honiton).


WALKING AND CYCLING

Being very near the 'Jurassic Coast' there are is a whole scope of coastal walks and inland cycling routes; the nearest being only a stone's throw from our camp site (see below).

We are also less than a mile from the East Devon Way, a very popular and well-known local excursion. 


Other Places of Interest

-Seaton Wetlands - Is a freshwater grazing marsh, with scrapes, ditches and ponds that attract considerable wildlife interest.

-Pecorama - Includes a display of many model railways, gardens, a shop, and the Beer Heights Light Railway.

Dates for you diary (local events in 2017)


-Budleigh Salterton Food & Drink Festival (8th & 9th April) - A non-profit event with family fun and music, and events held in and around town Green and Public Hall


-Sidmouth Folk Week (4th Aug - 11th Aug)- A unique week long seaside celebration of music, dance and song taking place in the charming East Devon regency coastal resort


-Lyme Regis Carnival (5th Aug - 13th Aug) - A host of entertainment is lined up when the Regatta and Carnival Week bursts into life in Lyme Regis 


-Beautiful Days  (18 Aug – 20 Aug 2017) - Beautiful Days is a music festival that takes place at Escot Park, near Ottery St Mary, Devon. The festival is organised by the band The Levellers and was first held in 2003


CAMPSITE WALKS

Walks through the country lanes and bridleways are to be enjoyed, but best of all is the farm walk and talk given by Gerald (usually on Sundays) as he strolls around to see the stock, spotting what nature has to offer, varying with the seasons.

 A popular walk, not too far from the campsite

 Bovey Down Farm's close proximity to the East Devon Way

 

Boveys Down Farm - 01404 871480