Widemouth farm cottages

About Bude


Bude is a charming,friendly and lively seaside town situated on the Cornwall/Devon border.

As well as some of the best surfing locations in the U.K., there are beaches to suit all tastes, from stretches of sand to isolated rocky coves. R.N.L.I. lifeguards are on duty in the summer months. Summerleaze beach also has a large sea pool, safe, and ideal for youngsters.

For sports enthusiasts there are lots of outdoor activities available in the local area. For the less active, Bude canal and its tow-path offers an opportunity for a peaceful stroll, popular with bird watchers and nature lovers.

Sea fishing from the local beaches and rocks around Bude and Widemouth is a popular pastime, and catches of Bass, Codling, flat fish, mackerel, whiting and dogfish are common.

Golfers will enjoy the Bude & Nth.Cornwall Golf Clubs fantastic 18 hole links course with some of the finest greens in the South West. There is also a 9 hole course with a driving range at nearby Ivyleaf golf course, a 10 min drive from Bude.

There a several carnivals and festivals in the summer months including lifeboat day with its spectacular firework display and a week long jazz festival with performers from UK and abroad.

eating out in bude

Don't fancy cooking !

Fine ales and superb, locally sourced food is available at a number of pubs, restaurants and cafes in the surrounding area.

Asian, Seafood, Indian, Tapas, Italian,
grill bar - are all available in and around Bude.


Bude Sunset The Canal Wharf side Bude Light & Castle Bude Harbour Bude Breakwater The Sea Pool Canal Towpath Summerleaze Beach

Activities