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Lundy Island

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| The Quay, Lundy Shore Office, Bideford EX39 2LY, England
+44 1271 863636
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Another fantastic stay on Lundy

My fifth visit to Lundy, this place is amazing. Two day trips then decided to stay longer. We... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Plymouth, United Kingdom
LUNDY. .....JUST MAGICAL. ..... part 2.

Almost a year since I last wrote a review on LUNDY. It was magical then and I have to say it still... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Barton-upon-Humber, United Kingdom
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Located off the coast of Devon, this granite outcrop lies between England and America and is famed for its marine reserve.
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  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
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| The Quay, Lundy Shore Office, Bideford EX39 2LY, England
+44 1271 863636
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Reviewed yesterday

My fifth visit to Lundy, this place is amazing. Two day trips then decided to stay longer. We camped twice, have to say the shower facilities are great and the campsite is protected and close to the Tavern and shop. We last stayed a couple...More

Thank ShirlCurl28
Reviewed 6 days ago

Almost a year since I last wrote a review on LUNDY. It was magical then and I have to say it still is. Always a cause for concern... going back.... as at times second visits to holiday destinations can turn out to be a bit...More

Thank mtsportsturf
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went there for a day trip from Ilfracombe in early October Got a boat from the quay 2 hrs later I was on a beautiful, unspoilt island no roads and a few self catering cottages. Saw loads of grey seals basking on the rocks...More

Thank Pete G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Millcombe House was built in the 1830s and has been well-preserved. It was a privilege to stay there. It was luxurious, managing to combine old world grandeur with modern facilities. There was no TV, no radio, no microwave and no washing machine. Those absences did...More

Thank William K
Reviewed 1 week ago

A good day trip from Bideford or Ilfracombe, although outside the main season trips are not all that frequent. Avoid parking at the harbour (an iniquitous £11.50) and use car parks a bit further away. The journey can be a bit rough, so be prepared....More

Thank Alan C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lundy is an idyllic quiet and tranquil place. I went for my birthday in October and stayed at the Government House. It was a wonderful trip. I would recommend the following:- 1) Stay for at least 2 days, a day trip is too short 2)...More

Thank Richard B
Derek G, General Manager at Lundy Island, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review, I'm sure others will find that very useful. we hope to see you back on Lundy soon !

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Four of us stayed at the Old Light with its amazing views of ever changing light and shadow over sea and moor to north and south. The climb to the top of the light opens an amazing panorama of the whole island and the sea...More

Thank Rupert C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Despite discovering on the 2 hour journey across to the island that I suffer from sea sickness, I thoroughly enjoyed my day in Lundy. The island is stunning, so peaceful and perfect for those who just wish to walk in the tranquility amongst some friendly...More

Thank Abbie M
Derek G, General Manager at Lundy Island, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Abbie Many thanks for your review. Glad you enjoyed your day on Lundy and all that it offers for the walker. We don't acctually have any bulls on Lundy though, Our Highland Catlle are actually steers and as a result are extremely placid. This...More

Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

If only we were able to spend more than a few hours on the island. There are so many things to see and watch from the birds to the seals. Next time will stop for a few days

Thank richJay
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We spent four nights at Bramble Villas - one of the accommodations available to stay in on the island. Even though the weather wasn't brilliant we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The peace and tranquility of the island was wonderful. No wifi, no TV or radio,...More

Thank davidholdstock
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4 October 2017|
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Response from Derek G | Property representative |
There are approx 200 Grey seals in residence around Lundy and are usually very easy to find with some local knowledge which the warden can help with. Dolphins can be spotted from the Oldenburg en-route to and from Lundy and... More
2 September 2017|
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Response from Andy W | Reviewed this property |
Yes parking is a bit scary. Yes car parks at both. Parking websites search for parking in each town. We stayed night before in royal hotel Biddeford. Let us leave our car £5 per night. Worth checking
17 August 2017|
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Response from D99XBkarenm | Reviewed this property |
You can scuba dive no idea how you arrange though. Try ringing the shore office 01271 863636.