Great things to do while you are staying at Dilkhusa Grand Hotel:
At Ilfracombe, there is everything you need for a wonderful British seaside holiday – sandy beaches, cafés, restaurants, pubs, take-aways, great visitor attractions and activities for all ages. There’s an award-winning aquarium, beautiful, secluded coves and a pretty harbour, and opportunities for walking, golf, fishing, horse-riding, cycling, surfing and sub-aqua diving.
Visit Ilfracombe visitor information.
Wildersmouth Beach, Ilfracombe Beach, Arganite Bay, White Pebble Bay
Some of Devon’s finest sandy beaches are within walking distance of the Dilkhusa Grand Hotel. Pack your swimming costume, sun-cream, buckets and spades, surfboard and goggles!
Ilfracombe Museum, 100 metres
A world of curiosities, art, photography, natural history and archaeology.
Ilfracombe Viewpoint, 0.5 mile
Walk up to the Ilfracombe Viewpoint – on the South West Coastal Path, and survey the magnificent ocean to the north, and the rolling moors to your south.
Tunnels Beaches, 0.5 mile
One place you can’t leave Ilfracombe without visiting. Four tunnels that were hand carved by Welsh miners in the 1820s, offering a unique experience for visitors of all ages.
Ilfracombe Harbour, 0.5 mile
A working harbour, with trips to Lundy Island, coastal cruises, fishing, seal-life safaris and diving all available, plus cafes, restaurants and pubs with wonderful atmosphere and views.
Ilfracombe Skate Park, 0.5 mile
A great local skatepark with a creative layout allowing for long flowing lines, and a decent selection of obstacles making it a great spot for skaters of all abilities.
The Torrs Nature Reserve, 3 miles
The South West Coastal Path passes through the Torrs – an amazing natural reserve for walking, bird-watching, cycling and incredible views.
Ilfracombe and Woolacombe Golf Range, 4 miles
A driving range, and 18-hole pitch and putt, 1,340 yard course. There is also a sports hall with badminton, table tennis, pool, outdoor radio-controlled car track, and exercise machines.
Woolacombe Surf Centre, 5 miles
An accredited Centre of Surfing Excellence, WSC runs a range of courses from beginners to experts, as well as kayaking and coasteering trips on the North Devon coastline.
Combe Martin Wildlife & Dinosaur Park, 10 miles
A wonderful day out for the family – meet the lions, meerkats, white wolves, baboons, penguins, and sealions.