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Lundy Island

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| The Quay, Lundy Shore Office, Bideford EX39 2LY, England
+44 1271 863636
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Simply stunning

Go here for a peaceful break to get closer to nature and away from technology, the people are... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Aldridge, United Kingdom
Superb visit, wish it was longer!

We dd a day trip to Lundy from Illfracomb. It was magical however i wish i had longer, we managed... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Zoe F
London, United Kingdom
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Located off the coast of Devon, this granite outcrop lies between England and America and is famed for its marine reserve.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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| The Quay, Lundy Shore Office, Bideford EX39 2LY, England
+44 1271 863636
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Go here for a peaceful break to get closer to nature and away from technology, the people are lovely, the accommodation is quaint and the wildlife is amazing, I saw seal pups, deer and some different species of birds. Once you've been you will want...More

Thank span27
Reviewed 1 week ago

We dd a day trip to Lundy from Illfracomb. It was magical however i wish i had longer, we managed to walk one length of the island but realised we only had an hour and a bit to get back to the boat so we...More

Thank Zoe F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Picturesque. Most amazing and magical place. You need to go for a stay to appreciate this beautiful island. Found it hard to leave, counting the days until we go back next year.

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My fifth visit to Lundy, this place is amazing. Two day trips then decided to stay longer. We camped twice, have to say the shower facilities are great and the campsite is protected and close to the Tavern and shop. We last stayed a couple...More

1  Thank ShirlCurl28
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Almost a year since I last wrote a review on LUNDY. It was magical then and I have to say it still is. Always a cause for concern... going back.... as at times second visits to holiday destinations can turn out to be a bit...More

1  Thank mtsportsturf
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went there for a day trip from Ilfracombe in early October Got a boat from the quay 2 hrs later I was on a beautiful, unspoilt island no roads and a few self catering cottages. Saw loads of grey seals basking on the rocks...More

Thank Pete G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Millcombe House was built in the 1830s and has been well-preserved. It was a privilege to stay there. It was luxurious, managing to combine old world grandeur with modern facilities. There was no TV, no radio, no microwave and no washing machine. Those absences did...More

Thank William K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A good day trip from Bideford or Ilfracombe, although outside the main season trips are not all that frequent. Avoid parking at the harbour (an iniquitous £11.50) and use car parks a bit further away. The journey can be a bit rough, so be prepared....More

Thank Alan C
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Lundy is an idyllic quiet and tranquil place. I went for my birthday in October and stayed at the Government House. It was a wonderful trip. I would recommend the following:- 1) Stay for at least 2 days, a day trip is too short 2)...More

Thank Richard B
Derek G, General Manager at Lundy Island, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thanks for your review, I'm sure others will find that very useful. we hope to see you back on Lundy soon !

Reviewed 29 September 2017

Four of us stayed at the Old Light with its amazing views of ever changing light and shadow over sea and moor to north and south. The climb to the top of the light opens an amazing panorama of the whole island and the sea...More

Thank Rupert C
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4 October 2017|
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Response from Derek G | Property representative |
There are approx 200 Grey seals in residence around Lundy and are usually very easy to find with some local knowledge which the warden can help with. Dolphins can be spotted from the Oldenburg en-route to and from Lundy and... More
2 September 2017|
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Response from Derek B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can park just found the corner from the ship at Bideford (not sure about ilfracombe). Parking is cheap but you can't book in advance
17 August 2017|
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Response from D99XBkarenm | Reviewed this property |
You can scuba dive no idea how you arrange though. Try ringing the shore office 01271 863636.

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