Sea Vista is a spacious detached holiday home with a huge enclosed garden and space for six people to sleep in three bedrooms. The layout works for families, extended families and friends, and accommodation is over two levels with two bathrooms. The beach and bay plus shops, cafes, friendly pubs, and tasty takeaways are all within a five-minute walk, and there's a wide choice of attractions nearby, including gorgeous gardens, fun adventure parks, picturesque villages and the stunning South West Coast Path. Bookings are available all year round, with short breaks possible outside of peak season.
With log burner, whirlpool bath and four poster bed, this 4 Star holiday cottage is ideal for couples wanting a romantic break or family holiday. The Linhay is located in South Devon, between Salcombe and Dartmouth and under a mile from the village pub and beach. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
Nor West is a brilliant holiday home in Appledore, a pretty fishing village where the River Torridge meets the sea. It sleeps six people in four bedrooms, with guests enjoying panoramic views over the coast from Westward Ho! to Saunton. The west-facing position means unforgettable sunsets while the location is within walking distance of a pub, shops and the ferry over the river to Instow. Fantastic beaches, loads of opportunities for swimming, sailing, paddle boarding and surfing, and fun attractions make this self-catering holiday home in Devon popular with families and friends.
Rose Cottage ticks every box for those searching for a holiday cottage in Devon with incredible views, a location convenient for popular attractions and enough space for a family, including the dog. The two-bedroom cottage is on a non-working farm with loads of outdoor space and views over meadows and fields to Start Bay. Guests can walk from the picket gate to the South West Coast Path, North Hallsands Beach and the Cricket Inn in Beesands, while Salcombe, Dartmouth and Kingsbridge are only a short drive away.
Located in a desirable unspoilt area of Devon with exceptional views, this spacious holiday home provides a perfect self-catering base for relaxing amongst beautiful countryside or exploring Devon and its many delights. Cadeleigh village is a short walk away from Oakwood Farm with a good pub; Tiverton and Exeter are within easy reach and there are lovely walks and bike rides on the doorstep as well as fantastic free on-site fishing lake.
A two-minute walk from the beach, shops, cafes and pubs, Belle Vue is a fantastic self-catering apartment in Woolacombe that sleeps four people in two rooms. It has storage for surfboards, bikes and wetsuits and a private parking space - all those important extras that will make your seaside holiday even more relaxing and stress-free. Spend your days on the sand at Woolacombe, or venture around the coast to nearby Croyde or Moreton Hoe. With lively towns and pretty villages to explore, this is a great holiday location for couples or families all year round.
Swallow cottage is homely and welcoming, in a quiet position and wonderful for all ages and well behaved pets. A few yards from the cottage is a beautiful National Trust Combe, leading a mile down to a lovely natural beach which is dog friendly, as is The Donkey Sanctuary, which children love, and is free to enter. The Sanctuary is just a few minutes walk away and has a good cafe overlooking the donkeys and combe to the sea, as well as eight miles of walkways. Sidmouth has lovely shops, and Branscombe, Beer and Lyme Regis are all within easy reach. The local Coast Path walking is spectacular.
Relax in this lovely barn conversion at Moorparks Farm, which is in Beaford near Winkleigh in the gorgeous Devon countryside where the owners raise rare-breed sheep, alpacas, goats, ducks and chickens. The cottage sleeps up to four people in two bedrooms and is ideal for couples, families or friends. The farm has a second cottage, and the two can be booked together to accommodate up to eight people. The Devon coast is only half an hour's drive, with nearby attractions including the Tarka Trail, Dartmoor and Exmoor national parks, The Big Sheep and the Milky Way Adventure Park.
Escape to the country in this romantic cottage-style apartment. Set in ten private acres with lakes and ponds, Acorn Retreat is ideal for couples who are searching for somewhere special to stay - a home-away-from-home where you can relax in comfort and style. Located on the border of Exmoor National Park, Acorn Retreat is a haven for wildlife and a great self-catering choice for those who enjoy walking, exploring or simply lazing on one of Devon's many glorious beaches.
Nestling amongst the gloriously scenic Blackdown Hills are two welcoming holiday homes providing an ideal self-catering base for exploring Dorset, Somerset and Devon. Sitting amongst seventeen acres of rolling East Devon countryside, close to the Devon village of Upottery and within easy reach of Honiton, guests have all the right ingredients to relax and unwind when on holiday at Sunrise Cottage.
The Bunny Barn near Ipplepen provides a peaceful place to escape to the Devonshire countryside for a holiday. The medieval barn has been sympathetically converted to offer comfortable self-catering accommodation for couples or small families with young children, and includes flagstone floors, thick stone walls and original oak beams. Ipplepen village is a mile away with a favourite pub (The Wellington), church and village shop, while nearby Newton Abbot provides everything else you could need. Dartmoor National Park and the beautiful beaches of the English Riviera are both only five miles away, providing a wealth of walks, cycling routes, attractions and sightseeing.
Clanaborough is a quintessential thatched cottage in Devon and a fantastic place to stay. The cottage is so comfortable and conveniently located to explore Devon's beautiful beaches and countryside that the owners enjoy regular repeat bookings from families who have been visiting for years - sometimes generations! Lovely countryside walks lead from the front gate, and the coast is just four miles away at Bigbury-on-Sea. Dartmoor National Park is close, as are Kingsbridge, Modbury, Salcombe, Totnes and Plymouth. With space for up to six people in three bedrooms and loads of unique and original features, Clanaborough is excellent for families and friends. Tourist board rating: 3 Star
Brixham has long been a favourite year-round holiday destination for all ages, for its fantastic amenities as much as its lovely beach and location on the southern coast of the English Riviera. This comfortable chalet-style holiday cottage is perfect for couples, families or friends as it sleeps up to four people in two bedrooms with a flexible layout. It is above pretty Fishcombe Cove and within walking distance of the beach, cafes, shops and pubs. Local attractions include Paignton Zoo, Berry Head Nature Reserve, Torbay's English Riviera Wheel, and Coleton Fishacre House and Gardens. The South West Coast Path is only a few hundred metres from the cottage, and there is plenty of scope for walking and cycling along the coast and through the nearby countryside.
Stylish and modern throughout, this single level holiday home is a golfers, walkers and beach lovers dream. Saunton's 36 hole course and superb sandy beaches are close by, and there are a good choice of shops and restaurants, as well as the Tarka Trail within walking distance. Perfect for relaxing or visiting the many attractions and beaches of North Devon.
Fantastic family-friendly holiday home 500 metres from South Milton Sands Beach and within walking distance of a nature reserve, golf course and pub. Primrose Cottage sleeps eight people in four bedrooms, with the potential to accommodate two extra children on bunk beds. It has glorious views over the valley to the sea and lovely walks and bike rides from the door. Salcombe, Dartmouth, Exeter, Plymouth and the Dartmoor National Park are all within easy reach for fun days. The cottage is dog-friendly and available for bookings all year round.
Crabadon Manor is a gorgeous country house in an idyllic position in the heart of the South Hams in Devon. Formerly the holiday residence for the monks of Buckfast Abbey, this historic house has been welcoming people since the 13th Century and today provides a great venue for those who enjoy the simplistic pleasures of rural life. Full of historic charm, the manor house sleeps up to ten guests and is surrounded by a tranquil oasis of 240 acres of natural grounds. Perfect for a family get together, reunion of friends or milestone event, this popular part of South Devon offers a stunning coastline with wonderful beaches, glorious countryside for walking and an abundance of attractions for day trips out.
Grab the kids and the dog and head for Jasmine Cottage. This lovely stone terrace is on a non-working farm in the South Hams, with far-reaching views of the countryside and the coast. Salcombe, Dartmouth and Kingbridge are all an easy drive away, while the Cricket Inn pub in Beesands and the South West Coast Path are within walking distance of the front door. There is space for four people to sleep in two bedrooms, with a courtyard for sunny days and a woodburning stove for chilly nights.
The South Hams is one of the most beautiful parts of Devon with lush green fields rolling their way to wonderful beaches. A short walk from the Start Point Lighthouse and within easy reach of beaches like Hallsands, Blackpool Sands and Salcombe's North and South Sands, the cottage has space for up to six people in three bedrooms and is perfect for couples and families. Nearby Kingbridge, Dartmouth and Salcombe all offer a wide choice of amenities and attractions, and it is possible to walk from the front door directly to the South West Coast Path.
Briny Cottage sits right in the heart of Dartmouth's historic harbour side town within the picturesque South Hams area of South Devon. Step out of the front door of the holiday cottage and wander to the shops, beach, galleries and abundance of cafes, pubs and restaurants. An excellent base for exploring the areas many attractions and perfect for couples (one or two) and family holidays.
Within the thirty acre grounds of the owners racing stables, this stylish holiday cottage sits amongst the beautiful rolling Blackdown Hills close to Cullompton - an ideal base to explore Devon's glorious rolling countryside and attractions, and a truly unique experience for horse lovers where you can watch the racehorses being trained on the gallops.
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