The Dilkhusa Grand is perfectly situated hotel in the centre of the attractive town of Ilfracombe very close to the high street which has a number of fantastic independent shops, bars and restaurants.
Just across the road from the hotel are the wonderful Jubilee Gardens which contain the fascinating Ilfracombe Museum and the Landmark theatre. Or if you are feeling a bit more active head to the top of Capstone Parade, the cliff that overlooks town for great views back across Ilfracombe.
The town is perfectly situated between Exmoor and the North Devon Heritage coast, both of which have stunning coastal views and an amazing variety of wildlife across the two regions. Especially easy to reach by both bus and car is the quaint resort of Woolacombe which is famous for its vast and pretty sandy beach.
In the hotel you can relax in modern bars and lounges with evening entertainment on a regular basis and enjoy plenty of dining options in the restaurant which has a wide ranging menu. The hotel in general is a great place to socialise and meet new friends which will ensure your trip to Ilfracombe is a memorable as possible.
Excursion including a visit to Quince Honey Farm where you can gain an educational insight from the hive to the finished product and calling at Bideford, complete with its thriving shopping centre, bustling market and working harbour.
Excursion to the bustling market town of Barnstaple, sited on the River Taw, which is spanned by a 13th century bridge. Visitors can take a stroll along the quaint alleys or browse the popular shops.
Day 1: Home to Ilfracombe
We’ll make our way from the interchange to Ilfracombe, where we’ll check in to the Bay Dilkhusa Grand Hotel and will enjoy an evening meal. Enjoy four included drinks on each evening of your stay. (Dinner)
Days 2 to 4: Ilfracombe
Over the three full days we have in Ilfracombe we have included two excursions. We take a trip to the bustling market town of Barnstaple. The town has a great food scene with fantastic seafood, which of course is all locally sourced. The Pannier Market is another highlight in the town, set within a beautiful market hall, it is a great place to pick up a souvenir of your visit.
We’ll also visit Quince Honey Farm where we gain an insight into the traditional methods of honey making from the hive, to the finished product. The other day is free for you to enjoy at your leisure in and around Ilfracombe. The town boasts fantastic seafood restaurants and a buzzing café culture, Lundy Island is close by and offers an opportunity to see puffins and seals or a short way down the coast is the beach at Woolacombe. (Breakfast, Dinner)
Day 5: Ilfracombe to Home
It’s our last day! After enjoying a delicious breakfast in the hotel’s restaurant we’ll travel home. Why not start planning your next Shearings break or order a brochure through the Roadshow entertainment system? (Breakfast)
You will have the option to book your own flights independently with the operator.
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