Holidays in Lynton and Lynmouth

Lynton is perched at the top of a wooded gorge and Lynmouth sits below at the mouth of the River Lyn. The green woodlands that cover the steep valley gorge provide a striking backdrop to the beauty of Lynton and Lynmouth. The neighbouring Valley of the Rocks, a fabulous rocky formation displays the diversity of Exmoor and provides a dramatic walk along the South West Coast Path.

Our collection of Lynton and Lynmouth cottages places you in the heart of Exmoor and near to these two towns which are joined by an unusual funicular railway.

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Did you know

The water powered cliff railway has been running ever since 1890 and is classified as a listed monument. It descends a staggering 500 feet from Lynton to Lynmouth and can carry forty people at a time; it’s a unique and fun way to travel between the two neighbouring towns.

Cottages in Lynton and Lynmouth (20)

Must see

Valley of the Rocks There are some pleasant walks offering beautiful sea views and a chance to spot the local herd of feral goats.

Watersmeet A beautiful deep wooded gorge that you can walk through with a National Trust cafe along the way.

Glassboat A great traditional pub, ideal for a quiet drink or a hearty meal in cosy and warm surroundings.

Featured cottages in Lynton and Lynmouth

The Dairy At Patchole Manor
The Dairy At Patchole Manor
Combe Martin (4mls S)
Sleeps: 4 | Bedrooms: 2
South Barton Cottage
South Barton Cottage
Exmoor National Park
Sleeps: 5 | Bedrooms: 3
Shirleys Cottage
Shirleys Cottage
Exmoor National Park
Sleeps: 4 | Bedrooms: 2
Lynmouth (1ml N)
Sleeps: 8 | Bedrooms: 4
Water Lane
Water Lane
Combe Martin
Sleeps: 4 | Bedrooms: 3
Brambley Meadow Farmhouse
Brambley Meadow Farmhouse
Combe Martin (3.5mls E)
Sleeps: 10 | Bedrooms: 6
Beacon Down
Beacon Down
Lynton & Lynmouth (4mls S)
Sleeps: 7 | Bedrooms: 3
Moor Lodge
Moor Lodge
Lynmouth (3mls SW)
Sleeps: 6 | Bedrooms: 2
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Places near Lynton and Lynmouth

  • Combe Martin

    A sandy bay overlooked by the South West Coast Path in North Devon.

  • Berrynarbor

    A small coastal village in North Devon.

  • Ilfracombe

    A Victorian harbour town with dramatic hills and gorgeous sea-front.

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