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The picturesque region of Devon is the perfect place for a romantic escape. Featuring windswept beaches, tumbling waterfalls and plenty of pretty villages, you’ll fall in love with the location whilst hand-in-hand with the love in your life. It’s not all lovey-dovey either, as there’s plenty for the adrenaline junkies and adventurers to enjoy too; places where you can experience the rugged coastline and deep countryside whilst testing your limits.
Ready to embark on your getaway for two? Here are some of our most romantic cottages and glamping abodes to inspire your next trip…
Bring your childhood dreams to life by staying in this breathtaking tree house hidden in an ancient wood. Spend the days exploring the Blackdown Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, before returning home to watch the stars twinkle above from your private balcony. Then, when the temperature drops, light the wood burner and snuggle up on the sofa for the cosiest of evenings in. Living in an English oak tree, you’ll make the most of the simpler things, yet if you want to dip into the city life, Exeter is not too far away with an array of shops, bars, restaurants and entertainment options.
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Potbelly, Westward Ho!, sleeps 2
Nestled in the North Devon countryside, but still within easy access of the beach, this bespoke cedar cabin is a wonderful, unique place to rest your head. Make the most of the private hot tub, the local surf school and the charm of Westward Ho! during your stay and be sure to enjoy the delights of the gastropub, on the grounds of which Potbelly is located. The best thing is, you won’t have to worry about getting home at the end of the night as it’s only a few steps away!
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The Cider Barn, High Bickington, sleeps 4 + 3 dogs
Whether you want to enjoy some of Devon’s best walking and cycling trails, the beautiful beaches or kick back and relax in front of the fire at home, The Cider Barn is an ideal location to make the best of it all. Boasting majestic views towards Exmoor and stunning contemporary interiors, you’ll love everything this quirky home has to offer – it’s the perfect place for quality time with your loved one. Its reverse-level design really celebrates the sights, and you can see a clear inspiration from the local natural beauty throughout in the furnishing, with a number of carefully considered features that really bring the ‘wow’ factor home!
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Situated just metres from Brixham Harbour, this cottage is a beautiful retreat by the coast and has the perfect balance of period features and rustic farmhouse chic. Being one of our dog-friendly abodes, you won’t need to head off on a holiday without your four-legged friend. The traffic-free location is an added bonus, ensuing peace and tranquillity at all times of the day. During your stay, a wealth of things to do will make your trip a memorable one, with wildlife cruises, scuba diving, beach days and eateries aplenty.
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Ocean Sunset, Westward Ho!, sleeps 2 + 1 dog
An opulent retreat in a quintessentially British seaside village, Ocean Sunset has all you could want on a getaway for two. Lundy, Clovelly, RHS Rosemoor and the South West Coast Path are all within easy reach for daytime adventures, while the private balcony with hot tub and indoor heated plunge pool are the ultimate way to wind down as the sun sets. Find out how you could spend an evening in Westward Ho! in a review from one of our guests!
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If you want to explore the beauty of North Devon, this is an ideal base from which to do so. Take a short stroll to the beach of Instow where one of the regions finest ice creams can be found and make the most of the seaside during warmer weather, or simply take in the views from one of the many fantastic eateries during autumn and winter. No matter what time of year you choose to visit you’re sure to return feeling like you’ve had a good dose of R&R - especially with the hot tub that adds a splash of romance to your trip!
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If you’ve not found the property for you in our handpicked selection above, browse our full collection of romantic cottages or take a look at our luxury sea view cottages in Devon! Then, head to our handbook for all the inspiration you’ll need to plan the ultimate trip for two!