Romantic Breaks in South Devon

January 30th, 2015 | By Vicky Rogers


Romantic walks along the beach, relaxing evenings lounging by a roaring open fire, and candlelit meals for two in award winning restaurants – if this sounds like the perfect way to celebrate Valentine’s Day 2015, then book a weekend away in South Devon with 2014 British Travel Award winner Coast & Country Cottages. Whether you are looking for a cosy ‘chocolate box’ thatched cottage, a luxury waterside apartment or a beautiful countryside retreat, choose from over 430 self-catering properties for your romantic getaway. Visit or call 01548 843773 today.

18 Dart Marina, Dartmouth (sleeps 4)
Situated in one of the West Country’s most sought after locations on the edge of the River Dart in Dartmouth, 18 Dart Marina provides the ultimate in luxury self-catering accommodation. This ground floor apartment has stunning river views, and is just a short walk from Dartmouth’s boutiques, art galleries and award-winning restaurants, including celebrity chef Mitch Tonks’ The Seahorse – the perfect place for enjoying a romantic meal for two on Valentine’s Day. Guests can also enjoy the use of the nearby Dart Marina spa, with indoor pool and Jacuzzi. Book a three night short break commencing 13th February 2015, for £832. For more information, visit

The Reach, Hallsands (sleeps 2)
Planning a relaxing getaway? The Reach is a beautifully finished VisitEngland Four Star Gold awarded property with stunning views over Hallsands beach and the Start Bay coastline.  This former Victorian stable-block has been recently redeveloped and provides a fabulous base for a couple (with or without a dog), looking to explore the stunning South West Coast Path and the nearby local beaches. Relax in the open plan living area and enjoy a Devonshire cream tea whilst admiring the breathtaking views out to sea. Book a three night short break commencing 13th February 2015, for £280. For more information, visit

Cola’s Tonne, near Salcombe (sleeps 4)
Cola’s Tonne is a cosy property set in an idyllic hamlet, just a short five minute drive from the picturesque town of Salcombe – why not head in to town and enjoy an afternoon perusing the  town’s individual shops, before heading back to Cola’s Tonne for a Valentine’s meal of delicious, locally caught seafood . The open plan living area has a beautiful modern wood burner, ideal for a romantic evening for two, curled up with a hot chocolate. This VisitEngland Five Star awarded property is perfect for a couple looking for a luxury holiday cottage in a beautiful location. Book a three night short break commencing 14th February 2015, for £432. For more information, visit

Whether you choose to stay in picturesque Salcombe, historic Dartmouth or in the surrounding South Devon countryside, Coast & Country Cottages would be delighted to help arrange those luxurious extras that can make all the difference to a holiday. Hampers, wine, flowers or catering can all be arranged, to make your stay as memorable as possible this Valentine’s Day. Simply call the team and they would be delighted to discuss your requirements on 01548 843773.

If you’re thinking of visiting South Devon and are looking for somewhere to stay, check out the beautiful cottages we have on offer:

South Devon Holiday Cottages
Salcombe Holiday Cottages
Dartmouth Holiday Cottages