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Lynton and Lynmouth

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Lynton and Lynmouth are twin towns in Devon.

Get inEdit

Lynton and Lynmouth can be reached by car on the A39. Buses also run from nearby towns such as Barnstaple. Public transport timetable information for the area: [2]

Get aroundEdit

There is an interesting cliff railway between the two towns. [3]



Lynton & Lynmouth Cliff Railway, Valley of Rocks, South West Coastal Path



Lynmouth & Lynton have several good pubs, such as the Rock House, but the best pub is found on a short two minute drive, up Countisbury hill and into Countisbury, recently renamed as The Blue Ball Inn. Lynmouth also has two excellent chip shops, the best being the Esplanade, located on the seafront. In Lynton there are a number of small cafés and teahouses dotted around, as well as an Indian restaurant.



  • Chough's Nest Hotel, North Walk, Lynton, Devon, EX35 6HJ, 01598 753 315 (), [1]. checkin: 2pm; checkout: 11am. Located on North Walk and the coastal path, but within easy reach of Lynton and Lynmouth, you can enjoy a restful stay in rooms which feature the best sea views of Lynmouth Bay and the Bristol Channel beyond. The hotel features a traditional dining room with stunning sea views and a guests lounge, complete with an open-log fire, where you can enjoy drinks before dinner or a delicious Devon cream tea. From £48 B&B. (51.232096,-3.837104) edit


Get outEdit

  • Valley of the Rocks
  • Woody Bay
  • Lee Bay


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