Well known for its rugged coastline and traditional English countryside, the West Country offers a diverse array of breathtaking landscapes. Whether it’s pristine beaches, picture-perfect villages or dramatic river valleys, between them, Devon, Cornwall, Dorset and Somerset offer some of the UK’s most stunning scenery.
A varied landscape where mountains tower above lush river valleys and glassy lakes, interrupted only by charming towns, villages and many historic castles. The stunning coastline offers 750 miles of flawless beaches and hidden coves, and Cardiff offers a vibrant atmosphere and plenty of cultural discoveries.
Scotland is a land of real diversity. Revel in the vibrancy of Edinburgh and Glasgow or enjoy solidarity on the peaceful islands of Skye or Lewis. Walk beside gentle lochs or rushing rivers, climb towering mountains and discover hidden beaches and ancient battle grounds. Not only that but Scotland is swathed in historic castles, stately homes and attractions to suit just about anyone.
From the huge open skies and vast beaches in Norfolk to the traditional seaside charm in Essex, the East of England is a varied holiday destination. Taking in Suffolk, Lincolnshire, Hertfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Bedfordshire, you can also enjoy stunning countryside, cultural cities, historic castles and several Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Encompassing the likes of The Cotswolds, Oxfordshire, Shropshire, Staffordshire and Warwickshire, a holiday in the Heart of England guarantees a traditional English break. Get lost in the stunning countryside, explore cultural cities, market towns and picture-perfect villages. Not only that but you can discover stately homes, peaceful gardens and beautiful castles.
Home to some of the UK’s most loved Victorian seaside towns, the South Coast promises perfect family memories full of fish and chips and ice cream! Head slightly inland and you can enjoy the likes of the New Forest in Hampshire, the South Downs in Sussex and cultural cities like Canterbury in Kent.
There are many contrasting landscapes in the North of England, from the unspoilt mountains in the Lake District to the vast rolling countryside of Yorkshire. If you’re more interested in the coast then Northumberland’s stunning beaches and Yorkshire’s popular fishing villages will not disappoint.
With so many beautiful places in the UK designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, this is a testament to just how special much of the country’s landscapes are. Choose from the peaks of Snowdonia, the honey-coloured villages of the Cotswolds, the unspoilt wilderness of the Cairngorms.
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Dulverton (2mls SE), Exmoor
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Holiday cottages in Exmoor provide a perfect base for touring the beautiful area of North Devon and Somerset. Explore quaint and historic villages like Dulverton and Dunster and enjoy time out on the beach in the seaside towns of Minehead and Combe Martin. For lovers of the outdoors, Exmoor National Park offers 267 square miles of wooded valleys, wild moorland and winding rivers to explore, shaped over time by the vast wildlife that roams the hills and the communities that nestle throughout the valleys. Our Exmoor holiday cottages place you in the heart of these spectacular Devon landscapes, with walking, cycling, horse riding, rock climbing and kayaking, just some of the adventurous activities on offer.
Exmoor holidays are perfect for a spot of stargazing as the national park has been named a Dark Sky Reserve. You can find some of the top spots for stargazing at Wimbleball Lake and County Gate, a starting point for a popular 5-mile stretch of the South West Coast Path, which takes in some of the best viewpoints of the Exmoor Coast. If you’re bringing the kids, our family-friendly self-catering accommodation in Exeter enjoys close proximity to exciting attractions including Exmoor Zoo, Quince Honey Farm and National Trust’s Arlington Court.
Exmoor is a great place to visit with your dog, with miles of open spaces for your four-legged family members to enjoy. Our dog-friendly cottages in Exmoor happily welcome your pets, so everyone can join in the fun.
For an extra special getaway, choose one of our luxury cottages to rent in Exmoor, featuring indulgent extras such as bubbling hot tubs with spectacular views of the countryside and coast, swimming pools which the whole family will love, and four-poster beds perfect for couples.
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