Cottage holiday options in Devon

Think of Devon and your mind will instantly conjure up images of stunning beaches, miles of rugged countryside and delicious cream teas. These are just a few of the numerous reasons why Devon has been one of the most popular UK tourist destinations for decades. One more reason for choosing Devon as the location for your next holiday is the outstanding choice of holiday accommodation and there are so many holiday cottages in Devon it’s impossible not to get one in the area you want.

When it comes to holiday cottages in Devon the only problem you will have is being spoilt for choice. From cosy cottages perfect for a romantic tete a tete, up to huge one where families can holiday together, there is a cottage to suit everyone. Comfort and very high standards come as standard in Devon cottages, as do all mod cons to give you a real home from home. Add in a garden and sea or country views and you have all the ingredients for a perfect holiday.

In North Devon you have a great chance in the stunning but little known Croyde Bay area. With access to some of the most beautiful beaches you will find anywhere in Europe never mind the UK, Croyde cottages are set in wonderful locations over the sea and as it hasn’t been spoilt by mass tourism, it is the perfect spot to spend a relaxing holiday in your cottage. If you can tear yourself away, it is also the ideal place from which to explore the wonders of North Devon.

One of the most famous areas of Devon is Torbay. Made up of the booming resorts of Torquay, Paignton and Brixham, there is everything you could want from a traditional seaside holiday without the over-development and commercialisation that has ruined so many of our favourite continental resorts. There are many cottage options in this area and this really is the perfect area to create those holiday memories that last a lifetime for all the right reasons.

Right in the centre of Devon you have the wild rugged beauty of Dartmoor National Park, the backdrop for many a film and TV show and one the most recognisable areas of outstanding natural beauty in the UK. Cottages here offer a remote holiday for those who want to get away from it all, but are all within a short drive of some picture perfect villages if you want to experience real Devon life away from the resorts.

The area around Plymouth offers the sea on one side, countryside on the other, and the chance to pop over the Cornish border if you wish. Once again, this area is rich in holiday cottages, and you will be able to find the perfect one for you without any hassle. This is just a small selection of the cottages in Devon to give you an idea of what is available and where. If you are looking to take a self catering holiday in Devon, you owe it yourself to check out the cottage options.