Penstowe Manor Resort, Penstowe Road, Kilkhampton, Bude, North Cornwall, EX23 9QYView Event
Home to beautiful seascapes and two clean, gold and sandy beaches, Bude is Cornwall’s most northern town and offers an adventure-packed playground to visitors all year round.
Historically known as a busy and thriving commercial port, Bude’s transformation into a popular tourist town began in the 19th century when visitors would take the train to the town and dip their toes into the Atlantic Ocean. These days, Bude is a bustling tourism hotspot for holidaymakers and day trippers alike.
Whether you’re an amateur surfer or a seasoned die-hard fanatic, Bude is known for having some of the most spectacular and reliable surf conditions, as well as being a popular location for swimming and bodyboarding.
Bude itself also provides plenty of souvenir-shopping opportunities, with a wide range of independent shops located throughout the town. Bude Heritage Centre is also well worth a visit for anyone with a passion for geological history. The centre features a permanent exhibition as well as a free-entry art gallery showcasing some local artistic talent, and there’s an on-site cafe which serves up tasty local cuisine and offers spectacular sea views,
Whether you’re into watersports, rock-climbing, cycling, walking or fishing, a trip to Bude promises a great day out with a range of fantastic facilities. And if the weather’s not on your side, a visit to Bude Haven Recreation Park will save the day with its variety of ball-based activities, including pitch and putt, table tennis, squash and crazy golf.