News, views and events from in and around Ilfracombe, North Devon and surrounding areas.

Open for business!!

Ocean Backpackers is now open for the season!

Closing for a winter break!

Ocean Backpackers will close for a winter break from 29th November until 1st March 2019.

New manager required for 2019!

New Manager required from March to November 2019. Would you like to join our friendly Ocean Backpackers team and come and live by the sea??

Why book directly through our website?

Find out why booking directly through accomodation providers is such a great idea!

Devon Street Food Festival

Devon Street Food Festival-10th,11th and 12th August 2018.

Devon Street Food Festival

Devon Street Food Festival is coming to Ilfracombe on the 10th,11th and 12th August 2018!

Sea Ilfracombe Maritime Festival

Ilfracombe Sea Festival -1st and 2nd September 2018. Maritime Festival for all the family to enjoy!

Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence Award 2018.

Ocean Backpackers has been awarded a Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence for 2018.

Easter weekend!

Come and visit Ilfracombe this Easter and stay at Ocean Backpackers!

We are open!

Ocean Backpackers is open after a short winter break!