Local businesses and services

Click below to find local businesses and services that are positioned along or close to the Grand Western Canal Country Park.

  • Activities

    Tiverton Canal Company

    The Wharf
    Tiverton
    Devon EX16 4HX
    Tel: 01884 253345
    Email: info@tivertoncanal.co.uk
    www.tivertoncanal.co.uk
    Open Easter to end of October

    • Horse-drawn barge trips
    • Boat hire (self drive day boats, rowing boats or a Canadian canoe
    • Gift shop (canal side and online)
    • Boat permits
    Horseboat pic from Tiverton Canal Co

    Mid Devon Moorings

    Orchard Farm, East Manley
    Tiverton
    Devon EX16 4NJ
    Tel: 01884 252178
    Email: pat@middevonhireboats.co.uk
    www.middevonmoorings.co.uk

    • Moorings for narrow boats and cruisers, long or short term
    • Water, fuel, gas, rubbish/toilet disposal
    • On-site car park and lawn area

    Freetrike

    Tom Pales
    Tel: 07957647675
    Email: tombofro@yahoo.co.uk
    www.freetrike.co.uk
    Freetrike is a disability cycling support and rehabilitation service for people, of all ages, who live in and around Devon. The service uses specialist cycle equipment on a variety of traffic free paths to deliver.

    Freetrikes - Freedom from disability through cycling - Adenture bound not housebound

     

  • Food and refreshments

    Duck’s Ditty floating cafe/bar

    The Wharf
    Tiverton
    Devon EX16 4HX
    Tel: 01884 253345
    Email: info@tivertoncanal.co.uk
    www.tivertoncanal.co.uk
    Open Easter to end of October.

    • Fully licensed bar
    • Coffee house
    • Refreshments
    • Light lunches
    • Ice creams
    The Floating Ducks Ditty Cafe Bar

    Canal Tea Rooms & Gardens

    Located at the end of the Grand Western Canal Car Park
    Canal Hill
    Tiverton
    Devon EX16 4AQ
    Tel: 01884 252291
    info@canaltearooms.co.uk
    www.canaltearooms.co.uk
    Open every day (except Wednesdays) from Easter to end of September,  10am – 6pm

    • Beverages
    • Light home-made meals
    • Cakes, desserts and ice-creams
    • Devonshire Cream Teas
    Halberton Court Farm Shop and Tearoom
    Halberton
    Tiverton
    Devon EX16 7AW
    Tel: 01884 829543
    Open Mon – Sat 9am -5.30pm (and Sun 10am – 4pm during the pick your own season only).

    • Fruit, vegetables, cakes, preserves, butchers
    • Tearoom, offering light lunches and cream teas throughout the summer

    Hickory Inn Pub & Grill

    93 High Street
    Halberton
    Tiverton
    Devon EX16 7AG
    Tel: 01884 820316
    Email: thehickoryinn@gmail.com
    www.thehickoryinn.co.uk
    Open Mon – Thurs 5pm – 11pm
    Friday 4:30pm – Midnight
    Saturday 12 noon – Midnight
    Sunday 12noon – 5pm

    • American style home cooked meals
    • Menu to suit all the family
    • Cask ales
    • Dogs welcome
     

    The Merriemead

    1 Lower Town
    Sampford Peverell
    Devon
    EX16 7BJ
    Tel 01884 820270
    Open Mon 5pm – 11pm, Tues – Sat 11.30am – Midnight, Sun noon – 11.30pm. No food served on Sun eve or Mon.

    • Food
    • Real ales
    • Sunday roast
     

    The Globe Inn

    16 Lower Town
    Sampford Peverell
    Devon EX16 7BJ
    Tel: 01884 821214
    Email: info@the-globeinn.co.uk
    www.the-globeinn.co.uk
    Open Mon – Fri 11am-11pm, Sat & Sun 10am – Midnight

    Traditional old pub situated in the village of Sampford Peverell with access to the canal via the car park.

    • Good selection of real ales and a very warm welcome for all.
    • Free Wi-Fi.
    • En-suite accommodation.
    • Large garden with decking area.
    • Sunday Carvery.
    • Children’s Adventure Play Area.
    • Food Served All Day.
    • Large Car Park.
    • Dogs Welcome.
     

    Spar Convenience Store and Post Office

    Smithy’s Way
    Sampford Peverell
    Devon EX16 7FB
    Tel: 01884 829535
    Open Mon – Fri 7.30am – 8pm, Sat & Sun 8am – 5.30pm.

    • Groceries
    • Post office (open Mon – Fri 7.30 – 5.30, Sat 8am – 5.30, closed Sun)
    • Off-licence
    • Newsagent
    • Hot food.
     

    Little Turberfield Farm Shop

    Parkway
    Sampford Peverell
    Tiverton
    Devon EX16 7EH
    Tel: 01884 820908
    Open Mon – Fri 9am -5pm, Sat 9am – 4pm

    • BBQ Meats
    • Deli counter
    • Pies and pasties
    • Fruit & vegetables
    • Bread & cakes
    • Ice creams
     

    The Prince of Wales

    The Prince Of Wales Inn
    Holcombe Rogus
    Wellington
    Somerset TA21 0PN
    Tel: 01823 672070
    Email: enquiries@theprinceofwales-uk.com
    www.theprinceofwales-uk.com
    Open Mon-Thurs 12noon-3pm and 5.30pm-11pm, Fri 12noon-3pm and 5.30pm-12midnight, Sat 12noon-12midnight, Sun 12noon-11pm.

    • Food served lunchtimes and evenings
    • Carvery on Sunday lunchtime
     

    Holcombe Rogus Garage, Village Shop and Post Office

    Holcombe Rogus
    Near Wellington
    Somerset TA21 0PN
    Tel: 01823 672693
    Open Mon – Fri 8am – 1pm  and 2pm – 6.30pm, Sat 9am – 1pm.
    Post Office open Mon – Fri 9am – 1pm.

    • Fuel.
    • Groceries.
    • Newspapers and magazines.
    • Drinks.
    • Boat permits.
     

     

  • Accommodation

    Best Western Tiverton Hotel

    Blundell’s Road
    Tiverton
    Devon, EX16 4DB
    Tel: 01884 256120
    Email: reservations@tivertonhotel.co.uk
    www.bw-tivertonhotel.co.uk

    • 69 spacious en-suite bedrooms.
    • Disabled rooms available.
    • 7 purpose built.
    • Conference Suites.
    • Superb restaurant.
    • Ample free parking.
    Best Western Tiverton Hotel

    Valley House

    Halberton
    For enquiries, please contact:
    Helpful Holidays
    Mill Street
    Chagford,
    Devon TQ13 8AW
    Tel: 01647 433593
    Email: help@helpfulholidays.com
    www.helpfulholidays.com
    Good comfortable 5 bedroom house in a great location for enjoying leisurely canalside living.
    Easy access to north and south coasts, Exmoor and Somerset.
    Only 8 minutes from M5 and mainline station.
    Sleeps up to 12.

    Valley House near Swing Bridge

    Manleys Bed & Breakfast

    16 Turnpike
    Sampford Peverell
    Tiverton
    Devon  EX16 7BN
    Tel: 01884 821703
    Mob: 07432 158573
    Email: info@manleysbandb.com
    www.manleysbandb.com

    Manleys B&B is set in landscaped gardens that run down to the Grand Western Canal.  We offer two double bedrooms, both with en suite bathrooms and lovely views over the Devon countryside.  Only 5 minutes from M5 and Tiverton Parkway station.

     

    The Globe Inn

    16 Lower Town
    Sampford Peverell
    Devon EX16 7BJ
    Tel: 01884 821214
    Email: info@the-globeinn.co.uk
    www.the-globeinn.co.uk
    Open Mon – Fri 11am-11pm, Sat & Sun 10am – Midnight

    Traditional old pub situated in the village of Sampford Peverell with access to the canal via the car park.

    • Good selection of real ales and a very warm welcome for all.
    • Free Wi-Fi.
    • En-suite accommodation.
    • Large garden with decking area.
    • Sunday Carvery.
    • Children’s Adventure Play Area.
    • Food Served All Day.
    • Large Car Park.
    • Dogs Welcome.

     Minnows Touring Park

    Sampford Peverell
    Tiverton
    Devon EX16 7EN
    Tel: 01884 821770
    Email: admin@minnowstouringpark.co.uk
    www.minnowstouringpark.co.uk
    Open March – Nov 9am – 6pm.

    • Caravan Club affiliated site for caravans and motorhomes right beside the Grand Western Canal.
    • Small tent area.
    • Electric hookups.
    • Modern heated toilet and shower block.
    • Children’s play area.
    • Leisure boats may take on water from the landing stage, and boat trailer storage, chemical loo disposal and shower facilities are available by arrangement.

    Whipcott Water Cottages

    Whipcott Water
    Holcombe Rogus
    Nr Wellington
    Somerset TA21 ONA
    Te: 01823 672339
    Email: stay@oldlimekilncottages.co.uk
    www.oldlimekilncottages.co.uk

    • 8 Self-catering holiday cottages
    • Located close to the Canal at Whipcott Bridge.
    • Wheelchair-accessible.
    • Hot tubs.
    • Free Wi-Fi.

    Gamlins Farm Caravan Park

    Greenham
    Wellington
    Somerset
    TA21 0JU
    Tel: 01823 672859
    Email: gamlinsfarmcaravanpark@hotmail.co.uk
    www.gamlinsfarmcaravanpark.co.uk
    Open end of March to end of October.

    • A small family run campsite.
    • 30 pitches (hard, grass and seasonal pitches).
    • Tents, children and pets welcome.
    • Toilet and shower block.
    • Electric hook-ups.
    Gamlins Farm Caravan Site