Local Attractions

Things to do

Make your stay one to remember as you explore what North Devon has to offer. 

There are so many great activities and local attractions in North Devon within driving distance to make your stay at Lambscombe Holiday Cottages even more memorable. Here are our some of our top choices for amazing things to do.

RHS Garden Rosemoor

In-between Torrington & Bideford, this beautiful 65-acre garden is meticulously planted, with on site restaurant, shop & garden centre.

Hartland Abbey & Gardens

Beautiful gardens and grounds welcomes visitors from the end of March until October. Close to Clovelly & Hartland Quay!

Exmoor Adventures

Providing a range of award winning outdoor activities and team building activities across north devon & Exmoor.

Quince Honey Farm

Fun for all the family at the Quince Honey Farm in South Molton. Extensive soft play area, 60000 bees and delicious honey galore.

Combe Martin Dinosaur Park

A lovely 28 acre park with wildlife including African lions, wolves, sea lions and meerkats, as well as spectacular dinosaur models.

Exmoor Zoo

Get up close to all your family's favourite animals at Exmoor Zoo including wolves, puma, reindeer, singing dogs, and lynx to name a few!

Heddon Valley

Experience this breathtakingly beautiful river valley with exceptional walks to the cobbled beach of Heddon's mouth.


World famous for its cobbled, traffic-free street, donkeys, sledges and historic harbour. Voted the most picturesque place to live.

The BIG Sheep

A great family day out including 12 live shows a day, farmyard animals, rides, indoor play area and entertainment.

Barnstaple Pannier Market

The market trades every day of the week on butchers row and hosts regular food festivals. A great place to browse for local produce.

The Milky Way Adventure Park

An all-weather theme park featuring the Cosmic Typhoon, Devon’s tallest, fastest & longest roller coaster.

Dunster Castle

Discover Dunster Castle in Minehead. See bats, basements and even take ghost busting trail around the house and garden!

Affinity Shopping Outlet

Fantastic shopping with over 30 stores from famous national brands, offering a fantastic variety of offers on normal retail prices.

Castle Hill

Close to South Molton, visit castle hill’s open gardens and stay to enjoy refreshments at their tearoom.

Watermouth Castle

A lovely Victorian Castle with interesting displays that is also home to a family theme park with rides and landscaped gardens.

Lundy Island

Book a day trip on the MS Oldenburg to visit the remote Nature Reserve island of Lundy from Bideford quay.

Arlington Court

A National Trust property not to be missed. A family estate with a beautiful house, wonderful gardens and unique carriage museum.

Knighthayes Court

This spectacular Gothic Revival house is part of a large country estate. Take a tour of the house, gardens, and finish off at the cafe.