The high standard of accommodation at Two Moors Way Holiday Cottages is just one of the many reasons guests fall in love with the place during their stay. The Old Tractor Shed is one of two completely private and self-contained holiday homes that sit around a mile from the mid-Devon village of Witheridge, on a former farm where the owners are working to restore the land by planting trees and wildflower meadows. You can walk to the village pub, shops and cafes from the cottage, which sleeps up to four people in one gorgeous bedroom and on a double sofa-bed. The views are amazing, as are the extras like a private outdoor hot tub and a stargazing kit. Exmoor and Dartmoor National Parks, and beautiful beaches like Croyde and Saunton Sands, are within easy reach. The cottages are ideal for couples or small families.
Just outside Tawstock and a short drive from Barnstaple, Corffe is a wonderful estate with nine holiday cottages and a magnificent Georgian country house which sleeps up to 20 people. Corffe House can be rented on its own or together with some or all of the cottages to accommodate larger parties for events like weddings. With beaches like Woolacombe, Ilfracombe, Croyde and Westward Ho! as well as the Exmoor National Park nearby, a holiday at Corffe is one of endless fun. The grounds have an all-weather tennis court and adventure play area, and there is also an indoor swimming pool and spa bath. Corffe House also has a cinema room with pool table for relaxed evenings watching films or challenging your friends and family to a game. Whether you're there for a long weekend to celebrate an occasion with your extended family and friends, or sneaking away for a romantic week in the beautiful North Devon countryside, Corffe has the perfect self-catering property for you.
The Owlery is a cosy romantic pet-free retreat for couples with a log burning stove, fabulous spa bath for two, king-size bed and lovely valley views. The perfect place to escape away from it all in a tranquil haven within the popular South Hams area of Devon. Enjoy coastal and country walks, lazy days on the golden sands and an abundance of day trips out. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
Daisy Cottage at Bolberry Farm Cottages is ideally located on the South Devon coastline in the peaceful hamlet of Bolberry, just a mile from Hope Cove, half a mile from Bolberry Down (NT) and within easy reach of Malborough, Kingsbridge and Salcombe. A perfect self-catering base for exploring the many attractions of the South Hams.
Orchid Cottage is a wonderful property in a fantastic location. The three-bedroom holiday home sleeps up to six people and is within walking distance of two pubs and the harbour in Axmouth. It's on the doorstep of some of the most incredible coastal scenery in the UK, including the magnificent Jurassic Coast and places like Durdle Door. Exmoor and Dartmoor are both within reach for a day out, as are Exeter and the towns and beaches of the English Riviera. Orchid Cottage is available all year round and suits families and friends.
Enjoy some of the best views in South Devon from this stunning first-floor apartment on Bolberry Down. Guests staying at Ten Ocean View enjoy fantastic ocean views and direct access to the South West Coast Path which leads to nearby Hope Cove and South Milton Sands. The one-bedroom holiday home is ideal for couples or individuals and is pet-friendly. It is one of only three stunning holiday apartments in this exclusive development, which also includes a popular bar and restaurant. Salcombe, Dartmouth and Plymouth are all in within reach for days out, as is Dartmoor National Park.
Treat yourself to a fantastic holiday at Nine Ocean Reach. The gorgeous ground floor apartment enjoys spectacular ocean views and a location close to Hope Cove and the South West Coast Path. It offers a superb standard of accommodation for couples or individuals and is also pet friendly. Salcombe and Totnes are all close by, and you can see Burgh Island from the window. Plymouth and Dartmouth are within reach for a day out, and there are miles of fantastic footpaths within easy reach, including the South West Coast Path. Short breaks are possible, depending on availability, and the holiday apartment is available all year round.
Clover Cottage is designed for relaxing family holidays. The charming mid-terrace property is only a mile from Hope Cove and close to both a friendly pub and the South West Coast Path. It is part of the gorgeous South Hams area of South Devon, within reach of Dartmoor National Park and places like Malborough, Salcombe and Totnes. The cottage sleeps up to five guests in three bedrooms and is dog-friendly. It's available to book on its own or together with one or two of the other holiday homes at Bolberry Farm Cottages, so is also perfect if you're planning a holiday with friends or your extended family.
Buttercup Cottage nestles prettily between the country and the sea, a mile from Hope Cove and the friendly Hope and Anchor Pub. The two-bedroom cottage sleeps up to four people and is child and pet friendly, perfect for families but also comfortable for couples or friends. South Milton Sands, Bantham Beach and South Sands in Salcombe are only a few miles away, as are Malborough, Totnes and Dartmouth. Walking, cycling and surfing are all popular ways of having fun, and with Dartmoor National Park within easy reach, there is no end to the opportunities for exploration and adventure.
Family holidays should be stressfree and relaxing, with lots of opportunity for fun. Marsland Cottage is in a fantastic location for all of the above, being in a quiet location that is within easy reach of beautiful beaches, favourite attractions, shops, pubs and restaurants. The charming stone holiday cottage sleeps up to five people in three bedrooms, with picturesque views and plenty of space indoors and outside. It is only three miles from Clovelly, 12 miles from Bideford, and close to beaches like Westward Ho! and Instow. It's available all year round, with dogs welcome and short breaks possible depending on availability.
Stay in an authentic thatched cottage in this quiet village, which is under two miles from the coast and part of the South Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The Grade II listed cottage is in Kingston, a short stroll from The Dolphin pub and within easy reach of Wonwell Beach, Bigbury and Bantham, as well as Plymouth, Dartmoor and attractions like Pennywell Farm and Burgh Island. The cottage sleeps up to six people in three lovely bedrooms and is ideal for families, with lots of space indoors and a private enclosed garden.
This top floor beachfront apartment is a fantastic find. Located in Bigbury-on-Sea, guests have panoramic views from the living room and the balcony and is just steps from the sand. Guests have access to the leisure facilities in the complex that include an indoor swimming pool, gym, bar and restaurant, as well as an allocated parking space. Bigbury is part of the Dorset Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and within easy reach of Kingsbridge, Salcombe and Plymouth. There is space for up to four people to sleep in two bedrooms, making the apartment a favourite with couples as well as families of all ages.
You won't forget your stay at Morocco House. This stylish house has accommodation over four floors and has uninterrupted views of the River Dart from both the house and the garden. It's in the pretty village of Kingswear in the South Hams region of Devon, a short walk from the ferry to Dartmouth, train station, shops and local pub. The house has two bedrooms plus a double sofa bed and can sleep up to six people, with every room beautifully furnished to ensure a comfortable stay.
Hawley Farm is in a fantastic location close to Dalwood and Axminster and within walking distance of the friendly Tucker's Arms pub. There are three beautiful self-catering cottages on the farm, each sleeping between four and seven people and enjoying far-reaching views. Guests can enjoy countryside walks from the door, and because the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site is only ten miles away, days at the seaside as well. Tourist board rating: 4 Star Gold
The Hayloft at Aish Cross Holiday Cottages is a holiday cottage where guests walk in and feel immediately at home. The 5-Star Gold cottage is close to the village of Stoke Gabriel, three miles from Totnes and a ten-minute drive from the beaches of the English Riviera. There is space for four people to sleep in two bedrooms so it is ideal for couples or friends who want a comfortable place to unwind. Nearby attractions include Paignton Zoo, Greenway House, the River Dart and wonderful walks through the countryside and along the coast. The self-catering cottage can be booked together with two other cottages to accommodate large groups of up to 14 people. Tourist board rating: 5 Star Gold
Sitting in the pretty seaside village of Eype on Dorset's beautiful West Coast, Clematis Cottage is everything you could wish for in a coastal holiday cottage. With cosy yet stylish accommodation including a log burner, and garden with fabulous views, the cottage is perfect all year round and within walking distance of the village pub and beach. Coastal walks on the doorstep, along with an abundance of attractions for day trips out.
A few minutes walk from the golden sands of Exmouth beach (with Blue Flag status), Sunnydeck is a fresh, modern ground floor apartment sleeping two guests in one spacious bedroom. Exmouth is a fantastic choice for a Devon holiday with the beach, estuary, nature reserves and excellent walks like the Jurassic Coast Footpath all on your doorstep. There are endless opportunities for walking, swimming, sailing and cycling, and with good public transport links nearby you don't need a car to enjoy it all. Guests love that there are great bars and eateries nearby. Stop by The Grapevine for a lazy lunchtime drink, or treat yourself to a meal at The Point with great waterfront views and even better steaks. Exeter, Sidmouth, Dawlish and Budleigh Salterton are just a few of the choices for a fun day out, making Sunnydeck a popular choice for couples who want to see and do it all.
Lower Carlane Court is a fresh ground floor holiday home sleeping four people in two bedrooms with two more on a comfortable sofa bed. It's well-equipped and suits families and couples, including those who want to bring their dogs. Slapton's two pubs and village shop are a two-minute walk from the door, while the walk to Slapton Sands via Slapton Ley Nature Reserve is only around 20 minutes. Dartmouth and Sidmouth are both within easy reach, as are the beaches and attractions of the English Riviera. Lower Carlane Court is one of three fantastic self-catering holiday cottages at Carlane Court. They can be booked together to accommodate extended families and friends.
Enjoy the best of the coast and the countryside in this lovely bungalow. Lansdowne Park is situated on a quiet street in the lively market town of Totnes (just 10 minutes walk from the town centre!), offering visitors a comfortable and convenient base for exploring Dartmoor National Park, South Hams beaches and the South Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). There is ample opportunity for walking, cycling, sailing, surfing and a wealth of other sports, as well as sightseeing and places to eat, drink and shop. The bungalow offers comfortable self-catering accommodation all on one level and is perfect for couples.
The Bull House is a delightful 4 Star holiday cottage that accepts up to two dogs ideally located in an AONB in South Devon between the popular yachting towns of Salcombe and Dartmouth. Under a mile from Beesands village with its lovely dog-friendly beach and very good pub. Miles of coastal and country footpaths to explore and plenty of attractions for day trips out. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
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