Relax with these UK Christmas Breaks
November 5th, 2015 | By Vicky Rogers
South Devon is a magical place to enjoy UK Christmas Breaks. This beautiful region has a host of festive activities taking place over the months of November and December, sure to get you in a merry mood! Why not head to Candlelit Dartmouth (27th & 28th November), where you can sample delicious mince pies, sing carols around the tree, and see Santa arriving by boat. Or, pop along to Kingsbridge Celebrates Christmas on 5th December, and spend a few hours Christmas shopping, and sampling some tasty treats from the street markets.
For those planning UK Christmas Breaks over the festive period itself, Coast & Country Cottages have a fabulous range of holiday cottages. Whether you are looking for a stunning barn conversion, with a roaring open fire, perfect for a family Christmas, or perhaps a cosy cottage for two, for a quiet festive time beside the sea, we can help you find the perfect accommodation for your UK Christmas Breaks.
Broad Downs Barn, near Salcombe (sleeps 14)
Broad Downs Barn is a VisitEngland Five Star Gold awarded luxury barn conversion, with a wood burner, perfect for your Christmas break. Sleeping up to 14 people, guests can gather around the Christmas tree to unwrap presents, or enjoy Christmas dinner around the large dining table. Looking to pick up some delicious ingredients for Roast Turkey and all the trimmings? Head in to nearby Kingsbridge and visit the Farmers Market for the freshest local produce. £500.00 OFF for the Christmas week, commencing 21st, 22nd or 23rd December, now just £2252.00 for a party of up to 14. Or book any 4 nights for just £2000!
Drake House, Hope Cove (sleeps 10)
Looking for UK Christmas Breaks in stunning seaside locations? Book a coastal property like Drake House in Hope Cove, South Devon. Finished to an exceptional standard, this fully refurbished property boasts state-of-the-art appliances including a large Rangemaster oven, perfect for cooking Roast Turkey and all the trimmings. The stunning handmade dining table is the ideal spot for enjoying lunch with the whole family, whilst the beach (a short two minute walk away) is a great place for walking off those over-indulgences on Boxing Day!
For those who enjoy walking, why not blow away those Christmas cobwebs with an exhilarating hike along the South West Coast Path, which is ‘on the doorstep’ of Drake House, and provides stunning breathtaking views. Prefer to take things a little easier on your UK Christmas breaks? Relax beside the woodburning stove whilst enjoying the unsurpassed views out to sea from the glass-fronted living area. Looking for a quiet moment to watch the Queen’s speech away from the children? Retire to the snug room, where you can have a peaceful moment of reflection. Amazing late availability offer! £500.00 OFF the Christmas week at this stunning 5-bedroomed house, sleeping up to 10 adults. The week commencing 20th December is now £3250.
7 Thurlestone Rock, Thurlestone (sleeps 6)
This fabulous ground floor apartment 7 Thurlestone Rock is in a picturesque location, boasting stunning sea views – perfect for UK Christmas Breaks beside the sea! Guests at this spacious property can enjoy a refreshing Christmas afternoon walk along the beach, just a few metres away from the apartment, before curling up in the comfortable accommodation with a mince pie and glass of mulled wine. The South West Coast Path is also nearby, offering numerous walking opportunities – take to the path and head along the cliffs to nearby Hope Cove on Boxing Day, where you can stop in one of the eateries for a warming hot chocolate, before your return walk! Save over £400 on the Christmas week commencing 20th/21st December – Now just £700.
If you are looking for inspiration on things to do in the area in the lead up to the festive period, read more about activities which can be enjoyed during your UK Christmas Breaks here.
For a full list of special offers and availability, don’t forget to visit the UK Christmas Breaks 2015 page.