Guidebook for Hartland

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Guidebook for Hartland

Food Scene

Great cream teas! You can walk down to Spekes Mill Mouth from the Farmhouse and come back via Docton Mill for a cream tea. There's a wonderful garden open to the public.
19 locals recommend
Docton Mill Gardens & Tea Rooms
19 locals recommend
Great cream teas! You can walk down to Spekes Mill Mouth from the Farmhouse and come back via Docton Mill for a cream tea. There's a wonderful garden open to the public.
Great kiosk down by the Hartland Point Lighthouse: delicious coffee, breakfast and light lunches/snacks. Either drive there and park, or drive to the National Trust car park at Shipload Bay and walk along the coast path for 20 mins.
The Point @ Hartland
Great kiosk down by the Hartland Point Lighthouse: delicious coffee, breakfast and light lunches/snacks. Either drive there and park, or drive to the National Trust car park at Shipload Bay and walk along the coast path for 20 mins.
Great cakes and very friendly! Knock on the door if you'd like breakfast before 10am.
The Old Bakery Coffee Shop
Great cakes and very friendly! Knock on the door if you'd like breakfast before 10am.
Great fish and chips!
6 locals recommend
Woolsery Fish and Chips
6 locals recommend
Great fish and chips!
Fantastic Michelin style cooking: about £40 a head without wine.
10 locals recommend
Pattard Restaurant
10 locals recommend
Fantastic Michelin style cooking: about £40 a head without wine.
Pop is happy to cook you a delicious meal for 10 - 16. She is a professional and versatile cook, with "Moro" style dishes a speciality.
Little Barton
Pop is happy to cook you a delicious meal for 10 - 16. She is a professional and versatile cook, with "Moro" style dishes a speciality.

Drinks & Nightlife

Great surfy pub with a music 'jam' night every Tuesday from about 10pm. Good pub food available at lunchtime and in the evening. You can sit outside. Very family friendly. Within walking distance of Welcombe beach.
23 locals recommend
The Old Smithy Inn
23 locals recommend
Great surfy pub with a music 'jam' night every Tuesday from about 10pm. Good pub food available at lunchtime and in the evening. You can sit outside. Very family friendly. Within walking distance of Welcombe beach.
Fantastic setting, right by the sea. Great place for hightide wild swimming and then drinks/hot chocolate in the bar! Family friendly. Pub food. Open all day. You can sit outside, buy ice creams, eat cream teas.
63 locals recommend
Hartland Quay
63 locals recommend
Fantastic setting, right by the sea. Great place for hightide wild swimming and then drinks/hot chocolate in the bar! Family friendly. Pub food. Open all day. You can sit outside, buy ice creams, eat cream teas.
Fantastic setting. Access to Clovelly is free after 7pm and the harbour is very beautiful. A great chance to see Clovelly when most of the tourists have left.
7 locals recommend
The Red Lion Hotel
48 The Quay
7 locals recommend
Fantastic setting. Access to Clovelly is free after 7pm and the harbour is very beautiful. A great chance to see Clovelly when most of the tourists have left.
Nightclubs and bars. It's the local hotspot. Lots of good places to eat. There are sandy beaches and lots of surf shops.
101 locals recommend
Bude
101 locals recommend
Nightclubs and bars. It's the local hotspot. Lots of good places to eat. There are sandy beaches and lots of surf shops.

Sightseeing

Clovelly is a unique village where you walk down cobbled streets to a little harbour. There are some outstanding walks along the cliffs.
162 locals recommend
Clovelly
162 locals recommend
Clovelly is a unique village where you walk down cobbled streets to a little harbour. There are some outstanding walks along the cliffs.
If you're interested in King Arthur, Tintagel is about 60 -90 mins drive away.
133 locals recommend
Tintagel Castle
133 locals recommend
If you're interested in King Arthur, Tintagel is about 60 -90 mins drive away.

Parks & Nature

Little Barton is 20mins walk from the SW Coast Path which runs the whole way around the Hartland Peninsula.
South West Coast Path
Little Barton is 20mins walk from the SW Coast Path which runs the whole way around the Hartland Peninsula.
You can no longer access the lighthouse itself, but there are stunning views from here.
6 locals recommend
Hartland Point Lighthouse
6 locals recommend
You can no longer access the lighthouse itself, but there are stunning views from here.
It is a marine reserve, with spectacular views. You can take "The Oldenburg" ferry from Bideford.
38 locals recommend
Lundy
38 locals recommend
It is a marine reserve, with spectacular views. You can take "The Oldenburg" ferry from Bideford.
It's part of the UNESCO biosphere with rare plants, animals and birds.
34 locals recommend
Braunton Burrows
34 locals recommend
It's part of the UNESCO biosphere with rare plants, animals and birds.

Arts & Culture

Great local art gallery with a good cafe.
33 locals recommend
The Burton at Bideford Art Gallery and Museum
33 locals recommend
Great local art gallery with a good cafe.
It's a local stately home within 20 mins walk of Little Barton. It has a lovely walk down to Blackpool beach. During the summer there are weekly performances in the gardens organised by the "Plough Arts".
9 locals recommend
Hartland Abbey
9 locals recommend
It's a local stately home within 20 mins walk of Little Barton. It has a lovely walk down to Blackpool beach. During the summer there are weekly performances in the gardens organised by the "Plough Arts".
Clive is a very famous local potter. You can call in and see his shop.
Bowen Clive
Clive is a very famous local potter. You can call in and see his shop.
Merlyn's woodcuts are exhibited worldwide. Call in at her house if you would like to buy one. She also runs courses.
Harton Manor
Merlyn's woodcuts are exhibited worldwide. Call in at her house if you would like to buy one. She also runs courses.
Bernard Leach's grandson Philip and his wife Franny run a great pottery. Call in at their shop in Hartland.
Springfield Pottery
Bernard Leach's grandson Philip and his wife Franny run a great pottery. Call in at their shop in Hartland.
White Hare studio-gallery and chocolaterie
65 Fore St
Lots of artwork, postcards.

Everything Else

Fantastic setting, right by the sea. Great place for hightide wild swimming and then drinks/hot chocolate in the bar! Family friendly. Pub food. Open all day. You can sit outside, buy ice creams, eat cream teas.
9 locals recommend
Hartland Quay Hotel
9 locals recommend
Fantastic setting, right by the sea. Great place for hightide wild swimming and then drinks/hot chocolate in the bar! Family friendly. Pub food. Open all day. You can sit outside, buy ice creams, eat cream teas.

Essentials

Great general grocery store and off-licence.
The Pop In
36 Fore St
Great general grocery store and off-licence.
Great general grocery store and Post Office. You can take out cash at the PO.
Hartland Post Office
17-18 Fore St
Great general grocery store and Post Office. You can take out cash at the PO.