Many of Devon’s attractions are located within easy driving distance of Hartland, so it is a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. Two sights that should be at the top of every visitor’s itinerary is the fascinating Hartland Abbey and the ever-popular Clovelly Harbour. Two other popular spots close by Hartland are Hartland Point and Duckpool.
There are many beautiful natural destinations here so make sure you enjoy the nearby green spaces. Watch as the birds wheel overhead, chat with the fishermen and catch some rays at nearby Saunton Sands in Ilfracombe, Croyde Bay and Bude Beach in Bude. To spend some time in a little tranquility don’t miss the RHS Garden Rosemoor in Torrington. Put on your hiking shoes and explore the ecological preserves for which this area is famous, such as Lundy Island in Bideford.
If you love to shop, you’ll love the boutiques, stores and stalls of Pannier Market in Barnstaple.
When you’re ready to wind down after discovering the many charms of Hartland, check in to one of the many local accommodation options. The Woodford Bridge Country Club, Holsworthy, the Cedars Inn, Barnstaple and the Bude Haven Hotel are among the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.