Where to stay around Parkham?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,142 holiday lettings near Parkham. From 522 cottages to 271 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Parkham is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Parkham?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Parkham. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Bideford Bay Holiday Park: 2,611 holiday lettings
  • Croyde Bay: 2,279 holiday lettings
  • Woolacombe Beach: 2,175 holiday lettings
  • Ilfracombe Harbour: 1,982 holiday lettings
  • Bude Beach: 1,710 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Parkham listed on HomeAway 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 cottages in Parkham?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 522 cottages in Parkham. Our other popular types of Parkham holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 271 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 132 self catering accommodations
  • Barns: 119 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 Parkham?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 70 holiday homes with pool available in Parkham. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday bungalow in Parkham your home away from home

    The village of Parkham lies less than 2 miles from the North Devon coast and is a lovely place for a sunny countryside retreat close to the seaside. It’s a small village with minimal amenities, although it does have a pub, a store and a butcher, but it’s close enough to the main towns in the area to not feel isolated. The rustic region offers plenty in regards to walking and cycling routes, charming pubs and family-friendly activities. HomeAway has several superb Parkham holiday bungalows and homes to choose from, whether you’re in search of a couple’s retreat or a family getaway. Holiday homes in Parkham cater to various size travelling parties and are well appointed. Some of the accommodation choices are also pet friendly and with Parkham’s rural nature, you’re likely to encounter a few of its animal residents during your stay. Holiday bungalows in Parkham are located near to farms, with plenty of green space and access to footpaths to stretch your legs.

    Things to do in Parkham

    Parkham is surrounded by gorgeous green countryside. There’s plenty to do here for outdoor enthusiasts and families have numerous options as well.

    -Parkham Beer Festival is the main community event in the village and a treat for visitors who choose holiday bungalows in Parkham in June. Centred on the charming 13th century Bell Inn, for 6 days there’s plenty of real ale, bands, entertainment including the Tarka Morris Men and a feast (either a hog roast or barbeque).

    -The Milky Way Adventure Park is one of Devon’s most celebrated family-friendly attractions. The park is home to theme park rides, play areas for children of all ages, several cafes and restaurants and many other interactive exhibits and features. There is also a large onsite falconry area that will appeal to both adults and children. The park puts on live shows for visitors that allow you to get close to these magnificent creatures.

    -The Big Sheep is full of indoor and outdoor activities that will appeal particularly to children. Visitors will be able to watch and interact with farm animals, which include ducks, ponies and sheep. There is also restaurant and family-oriented cafe here in addition to a few theme park-style rides for children.

    -Westward Ho Beach is a lovely spot that features 2 miles of sand and is one of the best beaches within easy reach from holiday homes in Parkham. The beach is perfect for a romantic evening stroll or a day out with kids and is within close proximity to dozens of charming cafes and restaurants. Dogs are allowed on the north end of the beach and across the entire beach during the winter months.

    - North Devon Biosphere Reserve is 50 square miles of glorious Devon countryside and is UNESCO heritage site listed thanks to its balance of nature and people. With the Torridge and Taw Rivers running through it and Braunton Burrows – a spectacular sand dune system – the beauty is undeniable. The reserve is ideal for getting out into nature and a great way to enjoy it is a cycle ride on the 30 mile trail.

    The Weather in Parkham

    Parkham weather is fairly stable and experiences its highest temperatures from May to September each year. It can rain quite frequently, especially in the winter months. However, the region does not often suffer from heavy downpours and most showers are very light.

    Travel to Parkham

    Parkham holiday homes are best for families with a car. The village is located just over 50 miles from Exeter, a few miles away from the A39 and A386 and the drive is very scenic. There are few rail stations in its immediate area, but the village is serviced by a bus from Barnstaple on a regular basis.

    Exploring the natural landscape of Parkham

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Parkham is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • The Gnome Reserve and Wildflower Garden (4 mi / 6.5 km)
    • RHS Garden Rosemoor (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
    • Upper Tamar Lake (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
    • Tamar Lakes (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
    • Saunton Sands (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
    • Hartland Point (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)