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Val Wood
Forda Farm
EX22 7BS
Tel: +44 (0)1409 261 369

Information for Families                                                  



We offer a warm welcome to all Families and hope this information will be of help to you.

 Facilities and services we can offer you.

Non smoking family room with en-suite shower, setee and digital television.

 Lockable storage for cycles,buggies and bodyboards.

We can provide a cot, Moses basket,baby bath, highchair, booster chair and bouncy chair for really tiny babies as required.

We can offer a nappy bin to store waste nappies and some spare bin bags if necessary. We also keep a small emergency supply of baby wipes etc. Please ask if you run out and we will help where we can.

 Clothes Wet on arrival?   Please give these to Val who will be very happy to deal with them for you and ensure a dry start at least tomorrow.

 Lockable cycle storage

 Access to water supply for washing down bikes or outdoor wear.

 We have a basic puncture repair kit and access to tools in the workshop if required.

(Available on request)

 Small Fist Aid Kit available.

 Food arrangements

 Complimentary drinks tray in room at all times.

 Evening meals are available, by prior arrangement. These are simple 2-course affairs and cost £11 per person. We use local and home produced ingredients whenever possible.

We also have an Indian takeaway, which delivers for a small fee or if it is convenient we will take you to a nearby eatery and bring you home.

 Val is always happy to provide an early breakfast (by arrangement).

A pack lunch can also be provided at £4 per person. (Please arrange in advance)

 We are always happy to top up water flasks. Bring these in with you at breakfast and I will fill them up while you enjoy your breakfast.

 Cycle repair and spares can be found in Kilkhampton and Bude at

 Weather information can be found in the dining room at breakfast time. Alternatively by accessing the red button on the television, go to the weather pages, click on South West, go to 24 hour or 5 day forecast and you will see detailed weather maps and minimum and maximum temperatures for the area.

Welcome families award at Forda Farm bed and breakfast near Holsworthy 


 Barclays                       Stanhope Square                                  (01271) 396 649

Lloyds                          Stanhope Square                                  (08453) 030 157

HSBC                          The Square                                           (01409) 206 200

Nat West                     The Square                                            (01409) 253 563

 All are in Holsworthy (4 miles) and all have cash machines.


 Lloyds                          2 The Square                                        (01409) 253 461

Boots                           Medical Centre                         (01409) 255 295

                                    Dobles Lane


J N Chope and Associates        Bodmin Street                          (01409) 253 684

Endsleigh Dental Practice          Victoria Square                        (01409) 259 330

The Tooth Team                       High Street                               (01409) 254 706


Medical Centre             Dobles Lane                             (01409) 253 692


Beech House                            Shebbear                                  (01409) 281 221

 Eating Places (Eat In)

 Cousin’s Corner Café               The Square                               (01409) 253 619

Filter Through                           Fore Street                               (01409) 259 111

Café                                         Waitrose Store                         (01409) 255 460

Bay of Bengal                           Fry Street                                 (01409) 254 100

(Indian evening openings)

Forda Farm B&B, near Holsworthy and Bude welcomes all the family.

 Eating Places (Takeaway)

 Bay Of Bengal                          Fry Street                                 (01409) 254 100

China Kitchen                           Bodmin Street                          (01409) 253 043

Country Dairy Kitchen  Bodmin Street                          (01409) 254 408

Cousins Corner Café                The Square                               (01409) 253 619

Crisp and Dry Chip Shop         Fore Street                               (01409) 253 969

Food on the Go                        High Street                               (01409) 253 108

KJ’S (Kebabs, Pizzas)             The Square                               (01409) 254 270

 Hospital A&E

Barnstaple                                Raleigh Park,                            (01271) 322 577


 Hospital (not A&E)

Dobles Lane                             Holsworthy                               (01409) 253 424

Stratton – Casualty                   Bude                                        (01288) 287 700

 Rescue Services                                                                       999 from landline

112    From mobile


Families welcome at Forda Farm Bed and Breakfast near Holsworthy on the Cornwall/Devon Border   Children playing in the enclosed garden at Forda Farm Bed and Breakfast, Thornbury, Holsworthy, EX22 7BS.

Post Office


13, The Square,                    Holsworthy                               (01409)                      


 Public Houses


 Crown and Sceptre                  Fore Street                               (01409) 253 645

Golden Fleece                          Bodmin Street                          (01409) 256 263

Olde Market Inn                       Chapel Street                           (01409) 253 941

White Hart Hotel                      Fore Street                               (01409) 253 475


 Holsworthy Cars                      Holsworthy                               (01409) 259 420                                           


Holsworthy Cars (taxi)  Holsworthy                               (01409) 259 420

Fare Car                                  4 The Square                            (01409) 259 160

Ring and Ride                           4 The Square                            (01409) 259 001

Timetable info (Bus)                  Traveline                                  0870   6082608

Timetable info (Trains)

 VISITOR INFORMATION CENTRE (Holsworthy)               (01409) 254 185


Waitrose                                  Underlane                                 (01409) 255 460

Co-operative                            The Square

The Bazaar                               The Square

Fourbouys                                Victoria Square                        (01409) 253 201                     


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