There are just so many places to visit during your stay from the many local beaches, Country Houses, Gardens and Castles, Pretty Fishing Ports, Seaside Towns and Villages.
Sea and River Cruises, Fishing Trips, Steam Trains and Vintage Buses along with Country Drives, Walking and Cycling let you get out and about to explore the wonderful South Devon landscape.
Among the ones below are some of our favourite places to go and things to do while staying here in South Devon. Please have a look at our links page for further ideas and local information
Teignmouth has its own traditional seaside family beach complete with pier and is among the most popular in the area. Dawlish Warren, a National nature Reserve famous for its bird-life and dunes; Blackpool Sands, pretty and secluded private beach and Slapton Sands huge beach also famous for its wildlife are just a few of the many worth exploring.
Devon has one of the largest choices of National Trust Houses and Gardens including Agatha Christies’ Greenway House, the beautiful Coleton Fishacre and Castle Drogo each with great gardens and country walks. Just up the coast is Powderham Castle combining Castle, Deer Park and Woodlands which also hosts many Concerts, Festivals and Events.
There are plenty of interesting towns and villages to visit including local seaside resorts of Dawlish, Torquay, Paignton each with it’s own charm. Pretty fishing ports like Brixham and delightful inland villages like Cockington. The Cities of Exeter and Plymouth provide great shopping as well as their own culture and history.
Teignmouth has its own Golf Course as well as an adventure golf pitch and putt style course. Then there’s Surfing, Kayaking, Canoeing, Sailing and plenty of private hire boats to keep you amused on the water. Nearby Newton Abbot provides National Hunt Horse Racing while there is Pony Trekking and Seaside Donkey Riding in a range of locations.