Kilkhampton with its places of worship, including the historic church of St. James, village pubs (2), fish and chip shop, pizza/internet cafe,Spar and Londis stores (both of which stock fresh locally baked bread), post office and butcher, is about half a mile away. There is a Chinese takeaway on the vilage outskirts. Killock Farm providing local produce is just outside the village. The nearest R C Church is in Bude.
It is about two miles to the nearest safe surfing and swimming beach at Sandymouth Bay. Bude is only a fifteen minute drive. (Bude 6 miles; (Summerleaze and Crooklets beaches) Widemouth 7 miles - distances approximate.) All beaches have lifeguard cover in the holiday season
There are four 18 hole golf courses nearby (Bude & North Cornwall. Holsworthy, Launceston and Trethorne) and Ivyleaf 9 hole course and covered driving range is within a five minute drive.
Although this is a beautiful part of the country public transport is not very good. Car essential.
Golf: Ivtyeaf 9 hole course and golf range approx. 2 miles from chalet
Bude & North Cornwall Golf Club approx. 5 miles away - links course - handicap required -
Holsworthy 18 hole course approx. 8 miles - parkland course handicap required
Launceston Golf Club approx 20 miles - handicap required
Trethorne Golf Club and Leisure Farm approx 25 miles. - parkland course
Many other golf courses (links and parkland within an hour to hourand a half drive away.