Welcombe has a wide range of amazing businesses run by local people. Details and contact details can be found below. Details on where to stay in the village can be found by clicking here.

If you would like your business to be added to the list, click here to email us.

Food and Drink

Old Smithy Inn

Relax and have fun at the old smithy inn, a pub in the North Devon village of Welcombe that offers free wifi, a selection of beers, wines, Westcountry ales and accommodation for B&B, weekend breaks and backpacker.

Call us on 01288 331305

Welcombe Community Shop

A not for profit local shop, run by and for the benefit of the Community of Welcombe.

Providing a wide range of goods with an emphasis on locally sourced produce.

The shop is entirely staffed by volunteers.

Opening Hours

9am to 1pm Mondays to Saturdays

Things to Do

Way2go4 Walking Holidays

Based in Welcombe, Way2go4 Walking Holidays and have been offering walking and hiking tours in England for over 10years. Guided walks in the local area with transport, accommodation and meals are available as a complete package as well as independent self guided walking along the South West Coast Path from Westward Ho! to Tintagel.

You can find out more at or call us on 01288 331416

Docton Mill Gardens

9 acres of stunning gardens surrounding the existing Mill House { Saxon origin, still in working order}, Mill Pond, Streams and Leat. View the garden or just pop in for a light lunch, sandwich or cream tea. Plant sales available with over 300 varieties of herbaceous perrenials, some unusual, some old favourites. Open March 1st to October 31st 10am-6pm.

Contact Lana and John Borrett: 01237 441369


Gooseham Barton Stables

Licensed riding stables, established in 1974. Approved by the British Horse Society.

Around 35 horses and ponies are kept on the farm, most are used for riding, others being mainly old faithfuls’ enjoying their retirement. The horses and ponies range in size from approximately 11hh to 17hh, and we cater for everyone from the complete beginner to the experienced rider. Mounts are allocated to suit size and riding ability.

All rides are escorted by our experienced and friendly staff, who will make your riding as varied and interesting as possible.Our gentle ponies are ideal for small children wishing to take part in our 1/2 hour leading rein rides around the farm.Horse riding is available either English or Western style.

Contact Debbie Hamilton: 01288 331204

Items to purchase

Welcombe Pottery

A wide selection of work by David Westacott and Alice Gare.

Opening hours 10am to 5pm Monday to Saturday Easter to October. Fuctional and decorative earthenware pottery, Raku and sculpture.

Telephone 01288 331361



Glenn Rushbrooke and Samantha Robb are a design partnership specialising in making contemporary furniture & accessories from reclaimed & natural resources.

They are very much inspired by the decay and rawness of materials such as oak, slate and metal, yet use these materials to produce pieces with clean lines and a modern feel.

To view our work or contact us please go to our new improved website


7th wave photography

Photography from the Atlantic Coastline of North Devon and Cornwall

Phone: 01288 331250

Email: / Website:

Other Businesses and Services

Chris Jenner CJ property and garden services

Strimming, hedge trimming, lawn mowing, ground clearance, general garden maintenance. Painting, decorating, window cleaning, fixing and mending, - jack-of-all-trades! Experienced holiday home or second home caretaker.

If you have job needs doing, I’m your man! I’m hardworking, reliable, young and strong and happy to have a go at anything, - well almost anything!

Please phone me on 07890 570295 or email

Mel Ensor Plumbing & Heating

Oil fired boilers fitted, radiators changed, laminate flooring laid and more……

No job too small, reasonable rates, no call-out charges and free estimates where required.

Call Mel Ensor 01288 331367 or 07769 798017

Anthony Mellor Building & Carpentry

With 15 years experience tackling all areas of the home, inside and out, I specialise in:

  • Restoration, Renovation & Building
  • Kitchen & Bathrooms
  • Carpentry/Joinery
  • Flooring, Tiling, Plastering, Plumbing, Insulation
  • & Much Much More!

Please contact me regarding any potential projects, for a free estimate with no obligations, or for any other queries. Phone me on 01288 331 370 or 07710058422

Email me at / Website:

Maryanne Moore

Therapeutic Massage, Aromatherapy and Reflexology. For your health care and relaxation. reflexology. Maryanne is a qualified reflexologist and aromatherapist who has been practising in North Devon since 1990.

Reflexology reduces stress and induces deep relaxation. It improves circulation and nerve function, helps cleanse the body of toxins & impurities and revitalises energy.

Aromatherapy is a natural therapeutic and preventative full body treatment which stimulates the body’s natural healing processes.

Call Maryanne on 01288 331550

Ebb & Flow

Linda Moore is qualified ITEC Massage Therapist, specialising in Hawaiian Lomi Lomi.

Relax and enjoy a massage at here peaceful hut, surrounded by fields, with beautiful views over hills to the ocean. Take time out to truly relax in this calming natural environment.

Mobile: 07968 399 228

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Fit Feet

Mobile Foot Healthcare Service

Jennifer Huxtable Reg Nurse (RGN) MCFHP MAFHP

Foot Health Professional

Routine Nail Care, Corns & callous removal,Diabetic Foot Care, Ingrown Toenails, Bunion Care, Athletes Foot, Verruca Treatment, Foot Massage.

For an appointment telephone 01288 331288 or 07837337621