Category: Woolacombe Bay Hotel


The Woolacombe Bay Hotel

The Woolacombe Bay Hotel was constructed in 1887, and was initially called the “Shakespeare Hotel”, before it was renamed the Woolacombe Bay. Photographs of the Hotel under construction show, at the time, it was surrounded by empty fields for some…

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Woolacombe – A short history, by Sarah Prankerd

An area of special architectural or historic interest, the character or appearance which it is desirable to preserve or enhance Woolacombe is one of these. When you live in an area you often forget the breathtaking scenery and natural beauty…

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