Exciting Bude News & Events

Perfect Holiday in Bude, Cornwall in 2024?

Holiday in Bude? Cornwall’s enchanting coastline beckons with rugged cliffs, golden sands, and quaint villages. But in 2024, ditch the tourist hotspots and set your sights on a hidden gem: Bude. Nestled on the north coast, our enchanting seaside town promises an escape from the ordinary, offering a potent blend of rugged beauty, family-friendly fun, and unexpected delights that will make your holiday unforgettable.

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Here’s why we think you should holiday in Bude, Cornwall in 2024:

Fun Christmas Events in Bude

With Christmas fast approaching, lots of seasonal events are coming up in Bude. Her are some ideas for Christmas Events in Bude over the festive period:

Bude Beach Hut Christmas Market

This market takes place at Crooklets Beach on Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th December. There will be a variety of stalls selling local produce, crafts, and gifts.

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Christmas Carols

 Bude Metric Brass will be performing free concerts in local pubs, markets, and churches throughout December.

Bude Metric Band Christmas Events
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Christmas Day Swim

This is a popular event that takes place on …

Fun Things to do in Bude in October Half Term

October half term is a great time to visit Bude! The weather is still mild, the crowds have thinned out, and there are plenty of activities and events to keep the whole family entertained.

Here are a few ideas for things to do in Bude in October half term:

  • Explore the coast. Bude has stunning coastline with the world famous ‘Bude fold‘, with plenty of opportunities for walking and cycling. You can also go rockpooling, fishing, or surfing.
  • Visit the beach. Bude’s beaches are perfect for swimming, building sandcastles, and playing beach games.
  • Surf. With fewer people in

Amazing Tamara Coast to Coast Walking Path Opens

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About the Tamara Cost to Coast walking path

A new 87-mile walking trail has opened in Cornwall, linking the north and south coasts of the county. The Tamara Coast to Coast Way follows the River Tamar, taking in a variety of landscapes, from wooded valleys to rolling farmland to heather-covered moors.

The route was created with the aim of encouraging people to explore the inland areas of Cornwall, which are often overlooked by tourists. It …

Gorgeous Beach Bar in Bude: Chill Out and Chow Down

If you’re looking for a great place to relax and enjoy the view in Bude, look no further than Coast Beach Bar in Bude. This outdoor bar overlooks Summerleaze with stunning views of the Atlantic Ocean. There’s a covered area so you can still enjoy the outdoors even if there’s a quick shower.

The atmosphere at Coast Beach Bar is relaxed and friendly with a laid-back vibe. As well as a decent selection of drinks, they also serve pizzas, which are perfect for sharing.

Coast Beach Bar hosts live music on Sundays at 4pm. This is a great opportunity to …

Your Dream Holiday, Your Way: Flexibility Redefined – Check-in Any day!

We’ve got exciting news to share! Planning your ideal holiday just got a whole lot easier! Say goodbye to rigid check-in days limited to Saturdays, fixed week long stays, and hello to the ultimate flexibility that puts you in control. We’re all about making your vacation a perfect fit for you, so let’s dive into the details!

Check-In Any Day: No more conforming to a strict check-in routine!. Now, you can choose to start your holiday on any day of the week that suits your fancy. Mondays, Thursdays, Sundays – it’s up to you! We believe that your holiday should …

Bude Triathlon 2023 – Holiday with a difference?

How about a holiday with a difference? Bude Triathlon is an annual event, with 500m sea swim, 11m ride with stunning views and finishing with a 3mile run.

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Bude Triathlon 2023

The event always starts at high tide and this year that’s about 11:30 on Sunday 25th June. Click here to find out more and register.

The start of the race is less than 5 minutes walk from Canalside apartment – click here to see availability and book.…

Luxury holiday accommodation near the beach in Bude

Cancellation offer

Sorry, the cancellation offer has been taken and no longer available. Keep an eye on this section in the future for offers!

Important 3 Leaf Accreditation for 2 Canalside

We’ve delighted to have been achieved 3 leaf Accreditation (the maximum) for 2 Canalside in the new Bude Way Accrediation Scheme as part of the Bude Sustainable Tourism project launched last year.

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Despite achieving 3 leaves we will continue to seek out ways to ensure 2 Canalside offers a luxury, sustainable and eco friendly holiday experience.

To find out more about the Bude Sustinable Tourism Project click here and to view our sustainability policy click here.…

The Times Best Sea Swimming Pools Bude

Bude’s magnificent sea pool is number 1 in The Times Best Sea Swimming Pools in the country.

Just a few minutes walk from 2 Canalside, the Bude Sea Pool is a remarkable tidal pool that has stood the test of time since its construction in the 1930s.

We’ve put together a quick that will take you on a journey through this unique natural pool, providing you with all the information you need to make the most of your visit.

  1. History and Architecture: Built in the 1930s, Bude sea pool is a true survivor and a pioneer in the

3 Blue Flag Awards for Bude’s Beaches

Bude has accomplished a remarkable feat by achieving the triple distinction – 3 Blue Flag Awards! Three of our beloved beaches, namely Widemouth Bay, Crooklets, and Summerleaze (for the first time), have been granted both the esteemed Blue Flag and Seaside Awards. That means Bude has 1/3rd of the Blue Flag beaches for all of Cornwall!

The Blue Flag is an internationally recognized accolade, bestowed upon only 77 beaches in the UK that meet the highest required standards. Bude has managed to secure this distinction for three beaches within a three-mile stretch.

To attain Blue Flag Awards status, beaches …