Swim, surf, walk, cycle or just relax in this unspoilt seaside resort; Bude has lots to offer come rain or shine.
The beaches in and around Bude offer some of the finest surfing England has to offer, with lots of local surf schools offering lessons and advice, including the highly recommended Raven Surf School. But if surfing isn't your thing, there are also lots of other activities you can try your hand at, both on the water and dry land.
There's no better way to explore than on two feet, and a cottage holiday in Bude give you the perfect opportunity to try many of the area's footpaths and bridleways close to front door. Walk just a few minutes from the town centre and you could be taking in the dramatic scenery of the South West Coastal Path.
North Cornwall's beaches are famous for their haunting beauty and those in Bude are no exception, you can even hire one of the iconic beach huts and spend an afternoon soaking up the sun. If you prefer to be out and about, nearby villages such as Boscastle, Port Isaac and Padstow invite you to take a step back in time and explore historic houses, museums and castles while just offshore, unspoilt Lundy Island is home to a fascinating array of wildlife including deer, seals, dolphins and rare birds.
Bude is ready and waiting, search Bude holiday cottages today and start your discovery.