Choice Cottages | Self catering holiday accommodation | October 2012

Visit South Devon :: the English Riviera | Self Catering Holiday Cottages

by Justin Beckley8. October 2012 12:42

South Devon features thirteen historic market towns surrounded by coasts and countryside, each one unique and waiting to be explored.

Choice Cottages provides quality self catering holiday cottages throughout Devon, with a large concentration of holiday cottages in North Devon and of recent; South Devon.

For beaches the South Devon Coast is hard to beat! There are miles of safe award winning beaches for families, or if you want more action, you can try some of the popular watersports on offer.

The beaches in South Devon are also great for crabbing. Check out our crabbing site for more information on places to go crabbing, where to eat crab, and great recipes to print out and use. The recipes have been created by top local chefs such as Mitch Tonks and Tim Bouget.

Please visit any of our Tourist Information Centres for more information about crabbing in South Devon.

Many of our beaches have awards for water and beach quality, and a great swathe of the coastline is under the protection of an AONB (Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty) or the National Trust.

Dawlish Warren is internationally recognised as a wildlife centre, while Bigbury on Sea hosts the fabulous Burgh Island, accessible only at low tide or by sea tractor.

Keep the children entertained with a host of Family Attractions whatever the weather- go wild at the zoo, paint pottery, ride a rollercoaster or have a great family day out at one of South Devon's top attractions; Woodlands Theme Park.

?If you love the outdoors why not try your hand at a new activity such as sailing, golf, horse riding, walking, cycling, canoeing or rock climbing to name a few!

Those looking for a more relaxing break South Devon boasts an array of local arts and crafts to capture your imagination, as well as the opportunity to wander around historic buildings, museums and award winning gardens.?? South Devon's historic market towns offer the opportunity to browse local food, drink and markets - just pop into the local Tourist Information Centre for more information on each town.

Events in South Devon range from the weird and wonderful to big family days out and action packed weekends of food tasting and water sports. Whether you want to try a new cooking course or sit on the beach and take in all the action of Regatta season. South Devon’s event calendar is vast and varied so make sure you take a good look through.

Festivals?South Devon plays host to a mix of festivals throughout the year from food and drink based festivals to music and crafts. The popular Contemporary Craft Festival is an exciting celebration of all things crafty and making. The festival is perfect for all the family as well as those who have creative hands.?Dartmouth Food Festival is a fantastic yearly celebration of the West Country’s food and drink. Packed with live cooking demonstrations from top chefs, entertainment and plenty of tasty to treats to go round it is a must for any foodie lover! If you love food and drink festivals make sure you check out Abbfest too.?The South Devon Crab Festival is a unique event that truly celebrates the humble crab and the importance of it to the South Devon region. With South Devon crab being some of the best in the UK, this festival really highlights to tastiness and quality of the region’s crab offering.

All Events?Take a look at our full list of events by using the search bar to the right. You can search for events by date and type so you are certain to find something that suits you!

Why not take a look the 2012 Teignbridge Green Spaces Event Guide too? These green themed events are great for all the family.

Choice Cottages is constantly expanding it's local presence in the South West of England and look forward to bringing you self catering Dorset Holiday Cottages shortly. Choice have hundreds of quality cottages within the South West and offer exclusive access to hand-picked holiday homes that will make your vacation one to remember. Explore all our holiday cottages here, or take a look at our Teignmouth property in South Devon, adjoining Dorset.

About Choice Cottages

Choice Cottages specialise in providing quality self catering holiday cottages to let in Devon, Somerset, Cornwall & Dorset in the UK.

We are an expanding family run company with offices in Bideford, Barnstaple, and Braunton and have a friendly, experienced team providing guests with the personal touch.

We have a wide portfolio of quality hand-picked self catering cottages to let in the South West and are proud of our high levels of service to holiday makers.

These well-appointed Devon Cottages will offer you and your family, fantastic access to the designated areas of outstanding natural beauty and inspiring scenery in North Devon and the best weather in England.

We currently specialise in the West Country Counties with many properties in the popular Seaside areas of: Croyde Bay, Saunton, WoolacombeLee Bay, Westward Ho!, Appledore, Bideford, Teignmouth, Lynton and Lynmouth. In addition, a selection of properties are available for the Country and town locations of: Barnstaple, Braunton, GeorgehamExmoorHartland and Torrington

With hundreds of hand-picked properties to choose from, you are assured of the best of quality, from luxury Holiday Cottages to romantic getaways, pet friendly properties and large traditional thatch Holiday Homes - there is something for everyone’s budget.

Choice Cottages is North Devon's Premier self catering holiday cottage letting agent for owners. We have a growing list of clients who have chosen us to market their holiday home for rent and to deal with their bookings, so why not join us now.

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