3 stunning South Devon retreats for escaping the hustle and bustle
March 18th, 2014 | By Clare Levy
The rush of day-to-day life can take its toll and make you dream about your next holiday. Why not book a short break in South Devon this Spring to escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. Here is a collection of our top three properties to get away from it all.
Rugwell Cottage – summer house and hot tub
Rugwell Cottage in Hope Cove is a stunning 4 star gold chocolate box cottage and sleeps 8, a perfect retreat for the whole family. This traditional thatched cottage has been presented to a high standard whilst retaining its character. Enjoy spending time in the garden which includes a terrace, hot tub and delightful summer house perfect for relaxing and enjoying al fresco dining. Hope Cove and Salcombe are just a short drive away if you are able to bring yourself to leave your tranquil holiday home.
9 Prospect House – view from the kitchen window
9 Prospect House is perched on the cliffs of Hallsands and is a fantastic getaway, relax and enjoy the spectacular view from your VisitEngland 4 Star Gold property. Prospect House is situated along the path from Start Point, making it a great location for enjoying coastal walks to Beesands and Torcross, alternatively sit out in the sunshine reading a book with the sounds of the sea as your only interruption.
Clotted Cream Cottage – cosy lounge with log fire
Clotted Cream Cottage in Ash near Dartmouth is set in peaceful countryside that will allow you to relax as soon as you arrive. The beautiful surroundings make this perfect for a relaxing retreat whilst being easily accessible to Dartmouth and a 5 minute drive to Blackpool Sands, a Blue Flag beach. Spend your break enjoying the rural views from the sunny deck in the garden and cosy up by the open fire in the evenings.