Clovelly News

‘Lucky’ dog rescued by Clovelly R.N.L.I.

A drama unfolded this week when an adventurous pup got into a bit of trouble 120 meters from the shore! Thanks to the swift action of the Clovelly RNLI crew, […]

We’re hiring: stablehand/groom

The privately owned village of Clovelly is one of Devon’s much loved visitor attractions, with Clovelly Donkeys at the heart of the visitor experience. Our Donkeys welfare is central to […]

‘The template for the idyllic English coastal village’ – The Guardian

We’d like to offer The Guardian a warm thank you for our latest feature in the press. We couldn’t agree more that Clovelly is the ‘template for the idyllic English […]

‘The picture-perfect fishing village’ – The Sun

‘Clovelly has received a 4/5 star rating from more than 2,000 reviews on TripAdvisor. One person wrote: “It was like stepping back in time, Clovelly is traffic-free and remains unchanged.’ […]

The story behind Clovelly’s Woolsery Show – The Cornish and Devon Post

We would like to thank the Cornish and Devon Post for featuring Clovelly in their recent post about the 121st Woolsery & District Agricultural Show.   ‘You couldn’t get a […]

Clovelly named ‘beautiful seaside village’ by The Mirror

“Situated on the north coast of Devon perched on a 400ft cliff a four-hour-plus drive from our county, the fishing village has its roots all the way back to the […]

The beautiful seaside village frozen in time – Surrey Live

“The ancient fishing village of Clovelly has a rich history and was originally in the hands of royalty.” “The term “hidden gem” can sometimes be overused, so when you find […]

See the Sea! Coastal Stays – Issuu

“Whether you want to fall asleep to the sound of waves or pop outside for a pre-breakfast swim, we pick the best hotels across the British Isles with rooms beside […]

“Clovelly’s Seaweed Festival makes a splash with artisan delights and beachside fun” – Devon Live

“Visitors to an artisan market made a splash in Clovelly as the village hosted its Seaweed Festival. The event attracted crowds to see the stalls alongside the harbour all, as […]

“The most beautiful seaside villages in the UK” – The Telegraph

“Scattered up a hillside and clinging to a 400-foot cliff overlooking Bideford Bay, Clovelly has to be one of Devon’s most famous villages. While donkeys used to be the main mode […]

Boxing Day BBQ – 26th December

With FREE entrance into the village all day, the Clovelly Boxing Day BBQ should make the perfect follow-up to your Christmas Day with all your family and friends.

Enjoy a BBQ with live music on the quay. Cooking starts at midday and the live music runs from 1pm to 3pm.