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Bude Pop Up Shop

Local crafters and makers are invited to participate in the Canal Suite Pop-Up Shop at the Bude Tourist Information Centre.  

Launch a boat, canoe or kayak on the Bude Canal

Launch a boat, canoe or kayak on the Bude Canal. All members of the public, both local and visitors wishing to launch in Bude Canal are required to pay a launching fee, this is all one online

Winter and Seasonal use of Beach Huts

Around 70% of the Beach Huts in Bude are used for daily hire.  Of these huts, a selection are available to hire for the winter period (October to March) or for an extended period of October to June.

COVID-19 Holiday Accommodation Cleaning Protocols

These cleaning protocols have been prepared for self-catering and short-term let properties by the Professional Association of Self-Caterers UK, the Association of Scotland’s Self-Caterers (ASSC) and Premier Cottages Ltd.  These protocols will be updated as and when further information is provided by Government.

VisitBude COVID-19 Booking Guarantee

The VisitBude COVID-19 Booking Guarantee is free of charge and applies to new bookings for stays in 2020. You don’t need to do anything, other than ensure the property you are booking is part of the scheme.  It means the owner of the property has voluntarily joined the scheme and they guarantee that they will refund your money if you decide to cancel the booking due to COVID-19.

Lifeguarded beaches in Bude 2020

A list of lifeguarded beaches in Bude, Cornwall. Always swim between the flags, and do not enter the water unless you are being supervised by the RNLI lifeguards.

Annual and winter tenancy of Bude beach huts

Fancy having a beach hut to call your own?  A good number of the huts at both Crooklets and Summerleaze are set-aside for annual tenancies.  Many of the huts we use for daily hire are leased out on a seasonal tenancy for the off-peak period. There are no qualifying criteria - anyone can have a beach hut, but demand is high and there is a long waiting list for the most popular beach huts.  

Be Beach Safe – Bude 2020

We are concerned that the volume of visitors will put huge and unprecedented pressure on non-patrolled beaches. From a tourism point of view, whilst many people are already fearful, the last thing that our community needs is a tragic incident on one of our beaches.

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