Directions

ON YOUR SAT-NAV

Pop our postcode in and it should guide you in!.. EX34 9BJ

FROM LONDON

Take the M4 until you reach Bristol. Take the M5 and head South. At junction 27 take the A361 signposted Barnstaple. Stay on the A361 until you reach Barnstaple and follow the signs to Ilfracombe.

FROM THE WEST

Take the A39 up to Barnstaple and then follow signs to Ilfracombe.

FROM EXETER

Take the M5 or the A37 to Barnstaple and then follow the signs.

ONCE IN ILFRACOMBE

At the roundabout at Mullacott Cross (Restaurant/Caravan site "Cooks Island") go straight across and descend the hill into the town. At the first set of traffic lights turn left, drive for 1km past the Landmark Theatre (two domes) and continue onto a one way street called St James Place. We are the big blue building just past the church on the right. There is limited parking for 6 cars at the rear of the Hostel in our private car park.

BY COACH

National Express Coaches from London Victoria, Heathrow, Birmingham and Taunton terminate in Ilfracombe about a 5 minute walk from Ocean Backpackers Hostel. The Megabus takes you to Barnstaple Bus Station, then it's a number 21 bus to us!

BY TRAIN

Trains connect from across the country with Exeter. From Exeter hop on the scenic Tarka line railway to Barnstaple and then take a regular local bus (No 21) to Ilfracombe. Ask for the Expresso stop at St James Place!

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