Places to Stay in Westward Ho!

Westward Ho!’s popularity as a seaside resort has been evident since the Victorian era. There are a host of attractions and the beautiful North Devon coast right on the doorstep, making it ideal for a family holiday.  

The village has a wide variety of accommodation options available, with just about everything you can think of. Those with families will love the holiday parks and villages, many of which are on the coast and have their own private access to the beach. Those looking for a romantic break away will love the self-catering cottages and apartments, all of which are close to the beach and have wonderful views.  

If you’ve ever wanted to stay somewhere unique, make sure to give Westward Ho! a look. The town remains the only place in England to feature a ! in its name and is one of the only places to have been named after a book.  

Breaks on a budget 

Westward Ho! has some lovely guesthouses and bed and breakfast options, most of which, being independently owned means you can pick up some amazing last minute bargains and your hosts are on hand to give their wealth of local knowledge. If you’re travelling on a budget, stay at one of the caravan parks – where you can either rent a static caravan for your stay or bring your own. Westward Ho!’s variety of holiday parks also have a host of onsite accommodation options, catering for all sized groups and all budgets. With their onsite facilities, including entertainment, leisure facilities, gyms and swimming pools. There are even some parks with climbing walls and adventure activities – you won’t even need to leave the site!  

Bring your dog with you 

Westward Ho! is one of the most dog friendly places in Devon. The beach welcomes dogs all year around and there are handy signs dotted around so you know the best routes to take with your furry friends. With such a welcoming atmosphere for dogs, there are several pet friendly accommodation options for you to enjoy.