Destination guide

Travel to friendly Woolacombe

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Woolacombe. Travelers appreciate the surfing in this welcoming city. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Woolacombe

Do you want to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Woolacombe a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Big Sheep (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Lynton and Lymouth Cliff Railway (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Woolacombe

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 68°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Woolacombe

Travelers appreciate the pristine beaches and beautiful ocean views, which is just a taste of what Woolacombe has to offer. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Woolacombe is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Barricane Beach (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Woolacombe Beach (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Putsborough Sands (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Croyde Bay (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Saunton Sands (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Glen Lyn Gorge (16.8 mi / 27 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Woolacombe

Fly into Swansea (SWS), the closest airport, located 29.6 mi (47.6 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Woolacombe?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,767 vacation rentals near Woolacombe. From 451 Cottages to 761 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Woolacombe for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Woolacombe?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Woolacombe. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Woolacombe Beach: 2,597 vacation rentals
  • Ilfracombe Harbour: 2,368 vacation rentals
  • Croyde Bay Beach: 2,711 vacation rentals
  • Clovelly Harbour: 3,036 vacation rentals
  • Pannier Market: 2,830 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Woolacombe listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Woolacombe?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 451 Cottages in Woolacombe. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Woolacombe include:

  • Houses: 761 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 451 rentals available
  • Cabins: 451 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Woolacombe?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 128 vacation rentals with pool available in Woolacombe. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.