The Bickford Arms: Warm, comfortable accommodation, with friendly staff and excellent food.
With comfortable beds and refreshing rain showers our rooms are sure to offer a great night's sleep.
There are eleven spacious letting bedrooms, all centrally heated, with bath or shower en-suite, and beautifully furnished in a modern style. Every room has a TV, tea and coffee maker and FREE superfast Wi-Fi. Warm modern comfortable and relaxing, our rooms are ideal for an overnight stay or a longer break. We have an on-site laundry, so for a longer stay we are more than happy to provide a laundering service at a nominal charge, just ask at the bar!
Make your stay in Holsworthy a comfy, cosy one. While Airbnb, Hostels, or chain Hotels might be the latest and popular trend, you’ll never beat the authentic, unique quality of a good Bed and Breakfast. Bed and Breakfasts are a special cultural aspect of the UK and are renowned for their cosy atmosphere and personal touch. At The Bickford Arms, we thrive on a sense of community and host not only Bed and Breakfast guests but a wealth of people for private functions as well as quick stops for a bite to eat and place to rest.
Combining the warmth and familiarity of your own living room, with the luxury of good service and the best quality food, we are more than just a place to rest your head as part of your stay in Holsworthy. Functioning as a Pub during the day, you can get acquainted with the locals and indulge yourself in the atmosphere while you take a break and have a drink. If your stay with us coincides with a weekend why not take advantage of the Sunday carvery, where you can truly enjoy the delicious, hearty food on offer of our traditional Sunday roast dinner.
Bed and Breakfasts have the unique British feel to them that seems to go hand in hand with a countryside or small town getaway, with home comforts and a general atmosphere of familiarity. Taking a short break in Devon to take the load off? Holsworthy is the perfect spot to kick back and shake off any worries you have in your day to day life. The Bickford Arms is placed in a prime location in Ruby County for any ventures you want to take in the nearby area.
Wanting to check out the local area and what it has to offer? The Bickford Arms is in a prime location, just a short drive from Dartmoor as well as the many fabulous beaches of North Cornwall and North Devon. Ask a friendly member of staff for recommendations during your stay, we will be more than happy to point you in the right direction.
Not far away is the Holsworthy Leisure Centre, where there are lots of options for taking some well-earned time for yourself. Take a yoga class with one of the qualified instructors so you can connect your mind and body once more and learn to focus and engage with your inner self.
Go for a leisurely swim in the 25 metre swimming pool and let your mind wander as you do laps. If higher energy is your solution to stress, play some badminton or tennis in one of the games studios for some friendly competition and cardiovascular therapy.
Filling your lungs with some good old-fashioned country air is a simple, easy, and free way to bring yourself back to Earth.
Ask a member of our friendly staff about the local trails for walking, hiking, cycling, fishing and hunting nearby in and around Holsworthy.
There’s something about gentle exercise, country air, and beautiful scenic vistas that do wonders for the mind. With a lovely pot of Tea or a tasty pint of Ale waiting for you back at the Bed and Breakfast, there’s nothing quite like it.
For some gentle exercise and friendly competition, why not take a game of golf at the local golf course.
Holsworthy Golf Course is a great place to tee off and spend two to three hours taking in the majestic scenery and engaging your brain in some healthy competition.
For any suggestions or help, just ask a member of our staff for relaxing activities in the local area. They’ll be more than happy to assist you with directions and suggestions.