Travelling & Staying
By Road: On the M5, Junction 27, head towards Barnstaple on the A361. At Barnstaple follow signs for Bideford A39. Take the third exit at the roundabout after the Torridge Bridge, then follow the signs for Appledore (right turn: A386).
From South Devon: Take the A386 or A38/A377 follow signs to Bideford, then Appledore
From Cornwall: Take the A39 or A30/A386 follow signs to Bideford, then Appledore
By Rail: Take the Tarka line link from Exeter St. David’s or Exeter Central to Barnstaple.
By Bus: A bus daily service runs from Barnstaple and Bideford to Appledore.
Taxi: There are several local reputable taxi firms in the local area. Visit Discover App for more details.
There is plentiful accommodation in Appledore and the nearby towns of Bideford, Northam, Westward Ho! and Instow; comprising a variety of hotels, cottages, bed & breakfasts and AirBnBs. Appledore is a small village that fills up fast for the Festival period.
Where to Eat & Drink
There are many wonderful places to eat in Appledore
& the surrounding areas ...
The Coffee Cabin
Hockings Ice Cream
John’s of Appledore
The Beaver Inn
The Royal George
Market Street Kitchen
The Royal Hotel
The Royal Plaice
Sylvester’s Fish & Chips
The Farmer's Arms
Woolsery Fish & Chips
We recommend that you book in advance
to avoid disappointment
Car Parks in Appledore:
Churchfields, Long Stay Car Park, EX39 1RL
West Appledore, Long Stay Car Park, EX39 1RT
Odun Road, Long Stay Car Park, EX39 1PT
Tourist permits can be purchased from Torridge District Council for £40 per week.