Directions

FROM LONDON

Take the M4 until you reach Bristol. Take the M5 and head South. At junction 27 take the A361 signposted Barnstaple. Stay on the A361 until you reach Barnstaple and follow the signs to Ilfracombe.

FROM THE WEST

Take the A39 up to Barnstaple and then follow signs to Ilfracombe.

FROM EXETER

Take the M5 or the A37 to Barnstaple and then follow the signs.

ONCE IN ILFRACOMBE

At the roundabout at Mullacott Cross (Restaurant/Caravan site "Cooks Island") go straight across and descend the hill into the town. At the first set of traffic lights (DIY shop on corner) turn left, drive for 1km past the Landmark Theater (two domes) and continue onto a one way street. We are the big blue building just past the church on the right. There is parking for 6 cars at the rear of the Hostel.

BY COACH

National Express Coaches arrive at Ilfracombe's main bus station just opposite Ocean Backpackers Hostel From London Victoria, Heathrow, Birmingham and Taunton.

BY TRAIN

Trains connect from across the country with Exeter. From Exeter hop on the scenic Tarka line railway to Barnstaple and then take a regular local bus to Ilfracombe (main bus station). When you arrive look out for a gravel driveway next to the church, this is our car park at the rear of the building:

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