Spring breaks in South Devon

By Vicky Rogers on March 17, 2015

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The South Devon countryside changes dramatically through the seasons and spring is no exception. For those looking to enjoy a short break or longer holiday in stunning surroundings during March or April, this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is a fabulous destination. Coast & Country Cottages have a fantastic range of properties available for a spring break -for more information visit coastandcountry.co.uk or call 01548 843773.

Rugwell Cottage, near Hope Cove (sleeps 8)
Nestled in idyllic countryside, a short distance from the South Devon coastline, this cosy ‘chocolate box’ thatched cottage is surrounded by pretty, spacious gardens – the perfect rural retreat for a family or group of friends looking for a relaxing getaway. This property is full of character, with exposed beams and a wonderful Aga, perfect for cosy nights. Head out on to the nearby South West Coast Path and make the most of the crisp fresh mornings. Watch the lambs skipping in the fields, and admire the daffodils and snow drops that line the hedgerows.  March weeks start from £879. For more information visit coastandcountry.co.uk/cottage-details/RUG

Little Cotton Barn, near Dartmouth (sleeping 6)
This VisitEngland Four Star Gold awarded barn conversion is set within beautiful tranquil surroundings, a five minute drive from the historic maritime town of Dartmouth.  The property has a range of baby friendly facilities, and even has the use of a trampoline and play barn – ideal for keeping younger family members amused! Nearby Dartmouth provides boutique shops, art galleries and award-winning restaurants. A short drive from Little Cotton Barn is ‘Woodlands,’ an all-weather theme park and award-winning Blackpool Sands beach is just 3 miles away – perfect for families of all ages. March weeks start from £463. For more information visit coastandcountry.co.uk/cottage-details/COTBAR.

The Beach House, 3 Woodside, Salcombe (sleeps 6)
This luxury VisitEngland Five Star awarded stylish apartment offers stunning views towards East Portlemouth and Mill Bay. Relax on the balcony with a Devonshire cream tea and take in the spring sunshine, or head to the nearby South West Coast Path and enjoy the flora and fauna found at this special time of year. With many species of bird found in this region, you never know what you might spot on a walk – don’t forget your binoculars! 20% Off selected March weeks, now from £729. For more information visit coastandcountry.co.uk/cottage-details/3WOODS

For more information about spring breaks in South Devon, visit our website or call 01548 843773