Destination guide

The friendly city of Winkleigh awaits you

Learn about the unique charm of Winkleigh with a stay in a holiday home rental. This welcoming city attracts visitors thanks to its bars and restaurants. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Winkleigh

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Winkleigh a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Chulmleigh Golf Course (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Big Sheep (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Winkleigh

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Winkleigh is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • RHS Garden Rosemoor (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • The Gnome Reserve and Wildflower Garden (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Saunton Sands (17.6 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Lydford Gorge (17.8 mi / 28.7 km)
  • Tamar Lakes (18.3 mi / 29.4 km)
  • Upper Tamar Lake (18.4 mi / 29.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Winkleigh

Fly into Exeter (EXT-Exeter Intl.), the closest airport, located 28 mi (45.1 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Winkleigh?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 504 holiday lettings around Winkleigh. From 155 houses to 43 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Winkleigh? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Winkleigh. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • RHS Garden Rosemoor: 1,873 holiday lettings
  • Watersmeet House: 1,333 holiday lettings
  • Ilfracombe Harbour: 1,490 holiday lettings
  • Barricane Beach: 1,540 holiday lettings
  • Lydford Gorge: 852 holiday lettings

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

Can I rent Houses in Winkleigh?

Yes, of course. offers 155 Houses in Winkleigh. Our other popular types of Winkleigh holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 43 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 251 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 251 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Winkleigh?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 54 holiday homes with pool available in Winkleigh. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.