Visit Nearby Croyde
Only six miles from Ash Barton, Croyde is a magical, unspoilt village packed with history and old school charm. With its breathtaking sandy beaches, and cliff top walks, it’s a must-visit if you’re into outdoor activities like surfing, watersports, horseriding, hiking, walking and cycling.
There are also plenty of surf shops, sweet shops and gift shops to explore, as well as quaint restaurants and bistros, and a cinema. And no trip to Croyde would be complete without a visit to the famous Thatch Pub. Prince Harry and actor, Hugh Grant, have both been spotted enjoying a cider or two there.
Our favourite things to do in Croyde
- Croyde Deckchair Museum
- Surfing, windsurfing and kitesurfing
- Roylands Riding Stable
- Baggy Point Walk
- Croyde Bay
- Sandleigh Tea Rooms, Gardens and Shop
- The Thatch Pub
- Fruit and Nut Nature Trail
We celebrated a 30th birthday at Ash Barton and enjoyed every minute. We made good use of the BBQ and loved spending time around the fire pit. The chapel was used to hold a party, and we spent one evening having a pool party. The games room was fun and it was lovely to have so much land surrounding the house. There is plenty of room in the ki...Sarah May