In the south part of the UK, Devon’s Woolacombe beach was recently voted as being the most beautiful beach in England. While the weather here doesn’t typically make Woolacombe beach the best travel destination for topping up your tan, the scenic coastlines are great for coastal walks and surfing. Woolacombe itself is a busy and vibrant town filled with plenty of traditional English pubs and restaurants.
The best things to do in Woolacombe include taking a trip to nearby Lundy Island via MS Oldenburg. The journey across to the island is an experience in itself, providing some of the best views of the Devonshire coastline. Once on the island, travelers can explore, watch the local birds and wildlife, and order some fish and chips in a local English tavern. Woolacombe beach, Barricane beach and Morte Point all offer fun beach experiences for all the family.
The town of Woolacombe itself is small and compact, and everything can be reached within 10 minutes or so of walking. Many accommodation choices are available close to Barricane and Grunta beaches -- whether you prefer luxury resort hotels, glamping or roughing it up at a campsite. From here, travelers can wake up to the views of the sea.
Summer is the best time to visit Woolacombe -- between the months of June and August.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Woolacombe is in August, while the cheapest month is in January. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Woolacombe is in the high season in August. Woolacombe has its low season in November, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Woolacombe tends to be Monday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Woolacombe tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Wednesdays.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Woolacombe. The hottest month in Woolacombe is July, when temperatures peak at 84 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 23 ˚F. The wettest month in Woolacombe is September with 7.37 inches of rain, while the driest month is April with 1.19 inches of rain.
Browse accommodations from all the best providers including Homeaway, Airbnb, nineflats and more at AllTheRooms.com. We have 2708 vacation rentals, hotels and other accommodation types in Woolacombe ranging from budget options to luxury places to stay. For those trying to keep costs down, the lowest priced place to stay in Woolacombe comes in at $12 per night. A typical accommodation in Woolacombe costs on average $226 per night.
Those looking to get some work done during their trip to Woolacombe can pick from 566 places to stay that provide WiFi. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 10 accommodations that have gym facilities. Driving to Woolacombe? Then choose one of the 564 places to stay that comes with a parking spot included. 26 accommodations come with a pool or jacuzzi
Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 280 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.
We combine a wide variety of Woolacombe accommodations including vacation rentals, homestays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 4 providers, including 320 places to stay from Homeaway, 296 accommodations from Airbnb and 10 places to stay from nineflats.
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