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South West Coast Path Walk - Ilfracombe and the Torrs

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Great if you like hills!!

Illfracombe to Combe Martin - beautiful, hilly, few slightly over-grown sections. Illfracombe to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
madmitchells2018
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Swindon, United Kingdom
Stunning scenery

When the summer is as good as this one has been it is hard to better such a spectacular coastline... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Vicky B
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Taunton, United Kingdom
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This 3.2 mile route on the South West Coast Path travels through a long wooded valley to The Torrs, a rugged area also known as 'The Seven Hills' with tremendous views across the Bristol Channel. Any walk around the town features steep gradients...more
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Ilfracombe Quay, Ilfracombe EX34 9EQ, England
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+44 1392 383560
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Scenery in this part of the country is absolutely breathtaking. An amazing coast path walk which we thoroughly enjoyed.

Thank jamiecrawford2018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have recently walked the vast majority of the coastal path between Combe Martin and Croyde. It is very hilly however the views are breathtaking. The path is well maintained and well sign posted. Taking the time to walk down to beaches when the tide...More

Thank Claire B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Illfracombe to Combe Martin - beautiful, hilly, few slightly over-grown sections. Illfracombe to Woolacombe - beautiful, hilly (VERY!), incredible views and well signed.

Thank madmitchells2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When the summer is as good as this one has been it is hard to better such a spectacular coastline. In any season it has its fascinations but on a hot, sunny, blue sky summer's day it is sublime.

Thank Vicky B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The kitchen and bathroom were in good condition, no issues but really disappointed with the condition of the lounge area the windows were dirty curtains needed washing, dusty dirty floor and sofa was shocking and it's faux leather was literally disintegrating it smelt terrible it...More

Thank _brianwoodbgw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely view and steady walk. The scenary is beautiful and cannot be faulted. Paths well maintained.

Thank Lisa R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After exploring the norther section of the SWCPW, I am now making plans to return to walk the entire route. The scenery is breath-taking - of course I was there during the long drought of 2018 and consequently did not have to deal with rain....More

1  Thank Transmogrifer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great coastline views and if the weather is good will see Lundy Island and across the Bristol Channel to Swansea Bay, the Mumbles and the Brecon Beacons!

1  Thank CharlesCarter
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Excellent place plenty to explore especially the harbour boat ride,went along the coast brilliant! Cream teas a must ! And costal path stunning views

1  Thank Caroline K
Reviewed 25 June 2018

I always love walking this section of the Coast path, just stunning. Lots of lovely places to stop off for a bite to eat near Ilfracombe, and Broadsands beach near Berrynarbor is beautiful.

Thank StowfordFarmMeadows
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