Directions

Sat Nav: Skern Lodge - Appledore, Bideford, Devon EX39 1NG

Organising a coach

Many large groups come by private coach.  We use a reliable local firm whose prices have always been competitive. Contact us to obtain a quote for your coach journey.

Public Transport

The nearest railway station is Barnstaple (9 miles away)
Main coach stop is in Bideford (3 miles away)
Local buses from Barnstaple run to Appledore during the day and early evening.  Later buses run to Bideford only.

With advance notice and for a small supplement, collection can be arranged.

By Car

From the M5 south bound

  • Exit the M5 at Junction 27, follow signs to Barnstaple
  • Continue to Bideford and cross the high-level Torridge Bridge
  • Turn right at the roundabout and follow signs to Appledore.  Continue through Appledore village, along the quay, and leave the village behind
  • 400m after the last houses, Skern Lodge is clearly marked on the left

From the A39, Bude

  • As you approach the roundabout near Bideford, turn left to Appledore
  • Follow signs to Appledore.  Continue through Appledore village, along the quay, and leave the village behind
  • 400m after the last houses, Skern Lodge is clearly marked on your left

From the A30

  • Leave the A30 near Okehampton, follow signs to Bideford on the A386
  • Continue all the way through Bideford
  • Follow the signs for Appledore, continue through Appledore village, along the quay and leave the village behind
  • 400m after the last houses, Skern Lodge is clearly marked on the left