Who’s Open in Lynton & Lynmouth

Cliff Railway

The Lynton & Lynmouth funicular Cliff Railway is the highest and steepest totally water powered railway in the world!
12th April

Watersmeet Tea Room

Lynmouth's quintessential walk along the East Lyn River to the National Trust's Watersmeet House for tea and cake.
Open Now

Woody Bay station

The only steam railway in the UK where passengers travel in Victorian railway carriages designed in the 1890s.
Open April

Who's open now...

The following businesses are open now for limited / takeaway service.

Open from: 12th April

The following businesses will be open for limited or socially-distanced business from 12th April. If you are planning to visit, please remember your face coverings, hand hygiene and social distance.

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Churchill House

Independent outdoor clothes and fashion shop in the centre of Lynton. Selling designer labels, walking accessories and footwear.

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Pip’s Corner Lynton

A spacious Edwardian house located close to the centre of Lynton, catering for up to 6 guests. Dog friendly.

13 Tors Road Self-catering cottage in Lynmouth

13 Tors Road

No 13 is a delightful self-catering holiday cottage located in Lynmouth, along the river Lyn and a short walk from the village centre.

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Lyn Valley Art and Craft Centre

Selling items made by local artisans, crafters and traders in the heart of Lynton. Buy local pottery, cards, soap, produce and jewellry and much more…

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A colourful and quirky gift shop selling unique items for children and adults alike. Discover the perfect gift or souvenir from their special range of…

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Lynton & Lynmouth Cliff Railway

Enjoy stunning views of the North Devon Coastline as you glide up and down the tracks between Lynton & Lynmouth. You can experience the highest…

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The Vanilla Pod

Enjoy anything from a classic meal to a Mediterranean delight in the heart of Lynton’s Old Town.

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Ginger Nut

Eco friendly, fair trade and organic gifts and items for your home.

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Martinhoe Cleave Cottages

Martinhoe Cleave Cottages are situated just below the hamlet of Martinhoe overlooking the Heddon Valley.

Woody Bay Steam Train

Lynton & Barnstaple Steam Railway

Ride a steam train at Woody Bay Station. Located 3 miles from Lynton, this historic railway has been lovingly restored and is operated by a…

The Studio, Lynton

The Studio

A world of gifts and homemade delights, selling award-winning fudge, ice cream, toys and local Whortleberry jam.

Open from: 17th May

The following businesses will be open for limited or socially-distanced business from 17th May. If you are planning to visit, please remember your face coverings, hand hygiene and social distance.

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Heddon’s Gate Hotel

Heddon’s Gate is tucked away high above the beautiful and secluded Heddon Valley, not far from Lynton & Lynmouth. Great for a romantic get away or walking holiday and dog friendly too.

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Chough’s Nest Hotel

Chough’s Nest Hotel in Exmoor National Park, is a charming family-run hotel situated on the cliffs of the stunning North Devon coast within easy reach of Lynton and Lynmouth.

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Dean Steep Holiday Cottages

Dean Steap holidays offer cottages for families with amazing views across Exmoor and close to Lynton and Lynmouth.

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Sunny Lyn Holiday Park

Situated within walking distance of Lynton town centre, Sunny Lyn is an idyllic place to stay with views of the West Lyn River running alongside. Family and dog friendly lodges and self-catering apartments.


Rockvale House

A large Victorian property full of charm and character, situated in a quiet location in the heart of the Lynton.

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The Pavilion Dining Room

Located above the Exmoor National Park Centre in Lynmouth, The Pavilion Dining Room offers spectacular sea views, with outside seating and delicious coffee and cakes.

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The Bath Hotel

The Bath is a family run Victorian hotel overlooking the harbour in the picturesque fishing village of Lynmouth.

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Lee House

Sitting in the heart of Lynton is Lee House Bed & Breakfast. This enchanting guest house features balcony rooms with stunning views over Lynton and beyond. A home-from-home in North Devon.


Moorlands Hotel

Moorlands B&B Hotel is set in five acres of beautiful gardens and grounds within the Exmoor National Park and offers self-catering apartments close to Woody Bay Steam Railway.

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South View Guest House

Southview Guest House was built in 1905 when Lynton was expanding in the Edwardian Era. Centrally located in Lynton and close to the Cliff Railway.

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The Denes

An attractive Edwardian Guest House in Lynton, a stone’s throw from the entrance to the Valley of Rocks.

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North Walk House

North Walk House, a small and distinctive country house offering bed & breakfast or self-catering accommodation in a cliff-side residence built in 1856.

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The Staghunter’s Inn

Located along the riverside in the village of Brendon, The Staghunters Inn offers traditional style and comfort. Great for walkers and dog friendly.

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Longmead House

A warm and welcoming Bed & Breakfast in a fine Victorian Lynton house.

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St. Vincent Guest House

A delightful period property located in Central Lynton with easy access to all local amenities.

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Sinai House

Located near the centre of Lynton, Sinai house is built into the hillside of Sinai Hill and offers the most incredible sea views over the Bristol Channel.

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Lynmouth Holiday Retreat

Lynmouth Holiday Retreat is surrounded by beautiful countryside with stunning views of Lynton & Lynmouth. Perfect for touring or glamping holidays in Devon.