Country Cottage Holidays in Devon have something to offer every taste and budget. Historical towns such as Bovey Tracey are small with a relaxed and serene atmosphere, exactly what you need for a quiet getaway. Cottages located near cities such as Exeter and Plymouth offer everything one would expect from a city, night life, bars, clubs and restaurants and plenty of evening entertainment. Day time activities include shopping and sightseeing.
Totnes market town is a lovely location for Country Cottage Holidays in Devon. The town has a rich history dating back over 1000 years and is now popular with new age culture. There are many old merchants’ houses in Totnes which is a symbol of the town’s once wealthy population.
Country Cottage Holidays in Devon need not be taken in the middle of nowhere. It is possible to find quiet country cottages on the edge of larger towns and cities where it is possible to travel just a short distance to enjoy all these towns have to offer.
Plymouth sits on the edge of the Dartmoor National Park; a cottage in the right location can afford the holiday maker some amazing views and a feeling of isolation and privacy, while being just a short distance from the busiest city in the area. Activities on the moor include hiking, horse riding and fishing. For those looking for something a little bit different it is also possible to take part in hot air ballooning.
For those who like the idea of holiday in a cottage on or near a national park, then Devon is also home to Exmoor National Park (shared in part with Somerset). Here it is possible to take part in more active pursuits such as Canoeing and rock climbing. For those who prefer a more leisurely pace then activities can include fishing and walking. So make sure you check out the Country Cottage Holidays in Devon for a stunning place to relax at anytime of the year.