News, views and events from in and around Ilfracombe, North Devon and surrounding areas.

Closing for a winter break!

Ocean Backpackers will close for a winter break from 29th November until 1st March 2019.

New manager required for 2019!

New Manager required from March to November 2019. Would you like to join our friendly Ocean Backpackers team and come and live by the sea??

Why book directly through our website?

Find out why booking directly through accomodation providers is such a great idea!

Devon Street Food Festival

Devon Street Food Festival is coming to Ilfracombe on the 10th,11th and 12th August 2018!

Sea Ilfracombe Maritime Festival

Ilfracombe Sea Festival -1st and 2nd September 2018. Maritime Festival for all the family to enjoy!

Easter weekend!

Come and visit Ilfracombe this Easter and stay at Ocean Backpackers!

We are open!

Ocean Backpackers is open after a short winter break!

Winter break!

Ocean Backpackers will be closing from 10th December to 8th February 2018.

Christmas is approaching!!

Short break planned for Ocean Backpackers. Looking forward to 2018!

Summer of fun!!

Still looking for a budget family break in the summer holidays? Ocean Backpackers Independent Youth Hostel could be the place for you!!