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NORTH DEVON HOLIDAYS

Dramatic cliffs, surfing beaches and historic villages

North Devon cottages

Visit North Devon

Still largely a secret to the wider world, North Devon is a gem of the UK, with beauty and charm in abundance. From the world-class beaches where surfers flock, to ancient cliff-clinging villages with cobbled streets, via the historic market towns where independent sellers line the streets; North Devon holidays are perfect for all. Whether you're a couple looking for a romantic retreat or a family after the perfect summer holiday, this region has it all. Holidays in North Devon are filled with joy and excitement, whichever part you choose to visit. Don’t just take our word for it, though - visit this year to find out for yourself.

North Devon Cottages

Our selection of North Devon holiday cottages are found in fantastic coastal and rural locations, meaning you can stay by sandy beaches, near a historic market town or in a quaint fishing village.

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Explore the Best Beaches in North Devon

North Devon is blessed with some of the best beaches in the country,

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The best places to learn to surf in Devon

Want to learn to surf but don't know where to start? Here's our pick of the best beginner beaches and surf schools.

Best beaches to surf in North Devon

Love surfing? Stay in a North Devon holiday cottages close to some of the best beaches for surfing in England. North Devon is celebrated for its superb variety of surfing beaches – for a relatively small area, the contrasts are stark and make for an interesting place to play, learn and develop your surfing skills.

Things to do in North Devon

There are so many wonderful things to do in North Devon. The region’s beaches are some of the best in the country, with Woolacombe, Croyde and Saunton Sands offering both stunning stretches of sand and some of the UK’s best surfing conditions. Head to Braunton Burrows to explore some amazing sand dunes too.

Beaches aside, there are various other points of interest and destinations in Devon that are well worth a visit. Clovelly, with its steep cobbled streets and whitewashed cottages, clings to the cliff face; the dog-friendly Tarka Trail offers a chance to see the region on foot or bicycle; while the historic towns of Ilfracombe, Bideford and Barnstaple allow a chance to shop independent retailers and big chains alike.

That’s not to mention the range of attractions in the region, including zoos, theatres and museums, perfect for families to enjoy. Don't forget about Exmoor National Park, one of the best areas of natural beauty in the country. There is also the South West Coast Path, a stunning walking route that runs right along the Devon coastline encompassing some wonderful towns and villages, as well as the beautiful spots of Baggy Point and Morte Point.

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