Braunton Town in Devon
Braunton lies 5 miles northwest of Barnstaple in North Devon. It lays claim to being the largest village in England, with a population in the 2001 Census of 7,510. Nearby lies Braunton Burrows, a National Nature and UNESCO Biosphere Reserve. Braunton Burrows is a sand dune system and is the largest sand dune system (psammosere) in England. It is particularly important ecologically because it includes the complete successional range of dune plant communities, with over 400 vascular plant species.
Dining out near Braunton
Stay at a nearby Holiday Park and keep the kids amused all day! Parks in the vicinity include those at:
Plenty of hotels are available locally. Consider those in the local towns:
There's plenty more to explore in this area, too! Find more attractions and things to do nearby: