Visit Nearby Braunton
Only a mile and a bit down the road from Ash Barton is the village of Braunton (reported to be the largest village in England). It has a good selection of shops and pubs, as well as an award-winning finger-lickin’ fish and chip shop. There’s also a grocer selling local produce, as well as a couple of supermarkets, a post office and a Lloyds Bank.
Take a stroll down to Braunton to hire your surf boards for a trip to the beach. Or rent bikes for the whole family and ride along the peaceful 32 mile Tarka Cycle Trail, named after Tarka the Otter from the classic children’s tale.
Our favourite things to do in Braunton
- Museum of British Surfing
- Braunton and District Museum
- Branuton Countryside Centre
- Surfing, windsurfing and kitesurfing
- Elliott Gallery
- Pete Caswell Gallery
- Chapel Wood Nature Reserve
- The Tarka Cycle Trail
- Sunflower Gift Shop
- Museum Model Railway
Choosing Ash Barton as our wedding venue was certainly the best possible decision that we made. It was love at first sight as Simon showed us around and we could instantly picture what an incredible weekend it would be, with the possibility of spending a few days surrounded by our friends and family, and not just have the wedding over in a fl...Charlotte Logan Jones