Yarde Orchard, East Yarde, Peters Marland, Torrington, Devon, EX38 8QA

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Small cosy bunkhouse accommodation in North Devon

Located on the Tarka Trail, Yarde Orchard provides accommodation and refreshments to those using the popular cycle trail or riding the Devon Coast to Coast and West Country Way. Just 3 miles from Great Torrington this is an ideal location for a longer stay with good access to the great North Devon beaches and Dartmoor.

The licensed café serves homemade breakfast, lunch and dinner from local, fairtrade and organic suppliers. You can enjoy the relaxed café atmosphere on the terrace and in the orchard.

The bunkhouse has an en suite double room with its own entrance and a bunk room sleeping four with bathroom and kitchen. There is a camping field with a hot shower. There's free WiFi and a secure shed for bikes. Dogs are welcome by arrangement only.

An ideal peaceful location for everyone.

This accommodation is featured on our map of Devon, Cornwall and the West Country and here is its own website.


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  • Beds & Rooms:

    6:1xdbl, 1x4, 1x2 plus camping.
  • Open:

    Bunkhouse open all year. Camping April - September.
  • Price per night:

    4 berth bunkroom £80, single occupancy £40, double occupancy £60. Double room £80. Camping £15pp. Dogs please enquire for price.
  • Booking:

    Book Online, by phone or email. 20% non-refundable booking deposit to be paid on booking. 7 days cancellation policy, full payment will be required 7 days prior to arrival.
  • Directions:

    Bike: Tarka Trail and NCN 3 & 27 at East Yarde, 4 miles south of Torrington. Car: from Great Torrington take A386 to Hatherleigh. After 2 miles at Gribble Inn take right turn signed Peters Marland, for half mile. Yarde Orchard on left.
  • Public Transport :

    118 bus (Barnstaple-Tavistock), alight at Gribble Inn. Trains: Barnstaple station (with cycle hire) then 18 miles along Tarka Trail to Yarde.
  • Walks :

    Long Distance Walkers AssociationLong Distance Walks Hostels on the Tarka Trail
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This accommodation is available at the following peak times

Available May Day Bank Holiday 2024 Available Spring Bank Holiday or Half Term 2024 Available August Bank Holiday 2023 Available October Half Term 2024


aMixed dormitories
cPrivate rooms
&Family rooms
dBedding provided
gFully heated
mMeals available (with notice)
oMeals available locally
kSelf catering facilities
'Bike/equipment store (lockable)
iDrying room
pClothes washing facilities
tWithin 1 mile of NCN
ZDogs by arrangement


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This is the best place to eat, sleep and drink for hikers and cyclists on the Tarka Trail.

March 20th 2023

Yarde Orchard is the perfect place for walkers, cyclists and families, especially those exploring the Tarka Trail. Even better, if you arrive under your own steam (by bike, foot or public transport) you can claim a 10% sustainable travel discount by asking for Yarde Orchards Green Discount.

Located in a beautiful setting, Yarde Orchard offers comfortable accommodation and refreshments to guests.

One of the standout features of Yarde Orchard is its licensed café, which serves homemade breakfast, lunch and dinner from local, fairtrade and organic suppliers. The café has a relaxed atmosphere, with a terrace and orchard where guests can sit and enjoy their meals.

In addition to the café, Yarde Orchard is conveniently located for exploring the Tarka Trail and the surrounding area. Whether you’re looking to relax after a long day on the trails or fuel up before hitting the road, Yarde Orchard has everything you need.

So why wait? Book your stay at Yarde Orchard today and experience the best of walking and cycling in the beautiful Devon countryside. And don’t forget to get your sustainable travel discount if you arrive under your own steam.


Yarde Orchard Bunkhouse on the Tarka Trail in Devon

January 12th 2022

With good access to the Tarka Trail in North Devon, the bunkhouse is perfect for families wanting to explore this magical part of the country.

A wonderful 180 mile walking and cycling route varied route which takes you across unspoilt countryside, beautiful beaches and rugged sea cliffs of North Devon. It follows the journey of Tarka The Otter written by Henry Williamson. Complete all of it or explore small sections – perfect for all abilities and ages.

Yarde Orchard Hostel is also located on plenty of other walking and cycling routes. You are spoilt for choice!

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