Places to Stay in Woolacombe

Woolacombe can be found in the picturesque north Devon area and is a popular holiday resort, in part because of the award-winning beach and the abundance of sporting activities that are on offer, but also because of the quality of its accommodation.

Woolacombe village has plenty of places to eat and drink and things to do as well as top quality places to stay. It’s a popular resort for families, so there are a number of accommodation options from hotels, B&Bs and holiday parks, all perfect for families, solo travellers, business delegates or couples wanting a romantic getaway. Whatever your taste and budget, you’ll find the perfect base for your trip to Woolacombe.

Great destination for surfers

Like most of the coastal towns of North Devon, Woolacombe is the perfect destination for fans of water sports. Surfing is the most popular of the activities on offer as the water quality and the current make it one of the best places in the UK for surfing, paddle boarding, windsurfing and more, visitors will find several beachside organisations offering guided sessions and equipment hire, so you don’t have to bring your own, or if you’ve never tried it before but want to challenge yourself, you don’t have to worry about going out to buy all the bits you need. Because Woolacombe is so popular with the water sports community, there are plenty of hotels in the region that have rooms specifically for storing boards and other equipment. These hotels can be found all over the village, not just on the seafront, these accommodation providers are happy to not only store your equipment for you, but some of them even offer cleaning facilities, allowing you to really rest and have fun during your stay.

Dog and child friendly accommodation

The beach itself is a huge draw for holidaymakers and it isn’t hard to see why. The beach has won several awards and has incredible golden sands making it perfect for relaxing, walking and swimming, as well as being a great location for families to spend the day together. For those of you who like to travel with your dogs, Woolacombe is an ideal place to visit. Many of the attractions and accommodation providers have dog-friendly facilities and they are welcome to join you on the beach all year around, with a few restrictions in the summer months!

If you’re travelling as a family, take a look at some of the suites available, booking one of these rooms will give you a real home-from-home feel with plenty of room for you all to enjoy. Because it is such a popular destination for families, you’ll find that many of the prices are very competitive, so you can be sure of getting the best deal. The independent and smaller properties often advertise late space at a vastly reduced price, so make sure to keep your eyes peeled if you’re on the hunt for a bargain. Whatever your budget, you’ll find something to suit you in Woolacombe, the accommodation options are vast, with everything from large, country estates, small, intimate boutique hotels and just about everything in between.

If you’re travelling with children, why not take a look at the hotels with onsite restaurants, so you don’t have to worry about trying to find somewhere nearby so you don’t miss the usual bedtime routine? Also, as these hotels will have family-friendly rooms, you’ll be likely to find menus catered towards young children, meaning you can all have a pleasant meal everyone will enjoy.