A fantastic waterfront holiday apartment in a luxurious Burgh Island Causeway complex where guests have access to a gym, indoor swimming pool and a restaurant. Burgh Island View sleeps four people in two ensuite bedrooms with a private balcony and stunning views over the beach to Burgh Island. It's ideal in all seasons with ready access to coastal walks, swimming, surfing and other watersports. The South Devon countryside is close for walking and cycling, and Plymouth and Salcombe are within a short drive. Burgh View Apartment is ideal for couples, families or friends and is available for bookings all year round.
The Owlery is a cosy romantic pet-free retreat for couples with 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.
Cremyll Cottage is a modern architect-designed property on the waterfront in Plymouth with panoramic views over the River Tamar to Cremyll and the Cornish hills of Mt Edgcumbe and beyond. The bars, restaurants and cafes of Plymouth's Royal William Yard are just a minutes walk, while Plymouth Barbican and town centre are a short ferry ride away (in summer months) or a leisurely half hour walk. The holiday cottage comfortably sleeps four people in two bedrooms and has a light, spacious open-plan layout that suits contemporary living. An ideal holiday retreat for couples, families and friends as well as providing a comfortable base for anyone staying in Plymouth for work.
Mulberry Tree is a pretty and romantic self-catering cottage in Appledore. If you didn't know where to find it, you'd never even realise its there as, despite being a short stroll from the harbour, shops, cafes and pubs, it's hidden away and only accessible through a quiet, sunny courtyard garden. The one-bedroom cottage is a favourite with couples but also works well for solo visitors. Westward Ho! beach is less than three miles away. There are wonderful footpaths and cycling routes leading to spectacular views, gardens and stately homes, and many other attractions that make this a perfect year-round retreat.
Tucked away through a charming sunny courtyard, Pear Tree Cottage is a hidden gem. This two-bedroom period holiday cottage is in Appledore, a short walk from shops, cafes and pubs yet blissfully quiet and private. It sleeps four people in two bedrooms with a layout that suits couples, families or friends. Westward Ho! is less than three miles away, and there are miles of beautiful Devon coastline to explore. The opportunities for swimming, surfing, kayaking, paddle boarding and sailing either in the estuary or the ocean are endless. With Exmoor and Dartmoor both under an hour's drive away, you never have to sit still. The cottage is pet-friendly and available for bookings all year round.
A romantic holiday cottage with a private terrace within strolling distance of Appledore's shops, cafes, and pubs. Apple Tree Cottage sleeps two people in one bedroom and is set back the road with access through a quiet courtyard. Westward Ho! and Saunton Sands are nearby, as is the South West Coast Path. It's easy to get to Barnstaple, Exmoor National Park and favourite attractions like the Tarka Trail and Lundy Islands. Apple Tree Cottage is available for holidays all year round, with short breaks possible outside of peak season.
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.
At Applejacks, you don't need to swap space for convenience. This charming stone barn conversion is set in three acres of grounds that include meadows, woodland and a lake with a rowing boat, yet is only a short walk from the South Devon village of Bampton, where there are two welcoming pubs, two excellent butchers, a proper grocer, a microbrewery, and a very well-stocked wine shop. It's close to Exmoor National Park and under an hour from beautiful North Devon beaches. Guests can enjoy a wide variety of activities, including walking, mountain biking, horse riding, clay pigeon shooting, wild swimming, fishing, and sailing. The cottage sleeps four people in two bedrooms and is great for couples or families. The owner is also able to arrange the hire of a hot tub for guests by prior agreement (extra charges apply).
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