This fabulous VisitEngland Four Star Gold awarded bolt hole in the South Devon countryside is the perfect rural retreat for a Summer break. Situated on a working farm, this cosy cottage is within a short drive of the South Devon coastline. The children will love meeting the sheep and cattle, and collecting fresh chicken eggs this Whitsun! For adults, the property offers peace and tranquillity, as well as privacy. Celebrate the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee with a chilled glass of bubbly, whilst relaxing on the terrace, ideally positioned for enjoying the country views. Or take a leisurely walk in the countryside, with a picnic of delicious local food, such as mouth-watering fruit from Riverford Farm, fresh crab caught off the Start Bay coastline, and wine from Sharpham Vineyard. The Whitsun week is £848.
The beautiful South Devon coastline has something for everyone – whether you are food fans looking to enjoy traditional Devonshire Cream Teas and freshly caught seafood, a fun loving family planning an activity packed week of watersports and walking, or sun seekers simply looking for a relaxing beach break. Spend exhilarating days exploring the South West Coast Path and enjoying the breathtaking views, or head to one of the unspoilt sandy coves for an afternoon of sandcastle building and rock pooling. Finish the day with a delicious al fresco meal and make the most of the balmy June evenings. This Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty boasts one of the warmest climates on mainland Britain- why travel abroad when there is so much going on right here in the UK?
Looking for a little luxury for your Whitsun break? Choose an apartment or townhouse in the exclusive Dart Marina development in Dartmouth and enjoy stunning views of the River Dart from the comfort of a stylish holiday property. Chic and contemporary, the Dart Marina apartments are finished to an exceptional standard and are particularly ideal for a family group with older children or teenagers. Walk along the waterfront for an ice cream, or explore the cobbled streets lined with boutique shops, art galleries and award winning restaurants. Guests can enjoy the use of the Dart Marina Health Spa, including an indoor pool, gym and Jacuzzi. Apartment 14 is VisitEngland Five Star awarded and has a fabulous window seat from which to enjoy the view - the property is available for Whitsun week at £1425.
For those looking for a peaceful spot to enjoy some quiet family time, Blackbird Barn is a beautifully finished, spacious and contemporary barn conversion, perfect for a luxury Summer break. The property is VisitEngland Four Star Gold awarded – guests can relax in the pretty garden with afternoon tea, take a walk along the picturesque River Avon, or explore the nearby towns of Salcombe and Dartmouth. The South West Coast Path is also nearby offering countless walking opportunities. £50 off the Whitsun week, now £775.