Historic Accommodation in the South West

Visit this region to enjoy the delights of the English Riviera, Devon Cream Teas, farmhouse cider, quaint little fishing villages, beautiful sandy beaches and rocky little coves. Inland, why not explore dramatic, beautiful Exmoor and Dartmoor, where wild ponies still roam free, or visit antique shops in one of the many historic towns and villages of this region. Explore Bath, a World Heritage Site, famous for it’s fine architecture and history.

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Bickleigh Castle

Bickleigh Castle, Tiverton, Devon, EX16 8RP.

Bickleigh Castle is one of Devon’s most beautiful wedding venues and Bed and Breakfast breaks. This 14th Century castle nestles in a valley with 30 acres of lush green land. The River Exe runs through the grounds, perfect for fishing enthusiasts!

  • 14th Century

Woodbine Cottage

Mullion, Cornwall.

Sleeps 8. A short walk from Mullion Cove, this lovely stone cottage lies peacefully in a sunny sheltered garden. A haven for wildlife, the garden features a wooden summerhouse, lily pond and stream, as well as an octagonal gazebo / brick barbecue area. Cottage Code: GVP.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

The Old Custom House

The Old Custom House, Padstow, Cornwall, PL28 8BL.

Overlooking Padstow’s medieval harbour, the Old Custom House features 24 light and elegant bedrooms, all with luxurious bathrooms, satellite TV and free Wi-Fi. The stylish restaurant serves fresh local seafood in the evening, and award-winning breakfasts.

  • 19th Century

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Shark Fin

Sennen, Cornwall.

Sleeps 7. This unique property benefits from the very latest hi-tech eco features. It boasts a 270-degree living room designed in the round with sliding patio doors leading out onto a huge terrace overlooking the gorgeous beach at Sennen Cove. Cottage Code: TKK.

  • Close to Sea
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • 20th Century

Dray Cottage

East Allington, nr. Totnes, Devon.

Sleeps 10. This spacious modern barn conversion shares 3 acres of grounds and a tennis court. Set in the small hamlet close to some sandy beaches, guests at Dray Cottage enjoy free use of the leisure facilities at Dartmouth Golf and Country Club. Cottage Code: HGGB.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Shared pool
  • 19th Century

The Coach House

Chideock, Bridport, Dorset.

Sleeps 4. Just ½ mile from the World Heritage Coast, this delightful former Coach House offers spacious, detached holiday accommodation. Set in a secluded location in historic Chideock, the village boasts a post office, shop and two excellent pubs. Cottage Code: DWU.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Crantock Cottage

Goonhavern, nr. Newquay, Cornwall.

Sleeps 5 – 6. Just 2 miles from some of the most beautiful beaches in Cornwall, these two traditional barn conversions boast shared use of an outdoor heated swimming pool (Apr – end-Sept). Follow the link below to view the other property at this location. Cottage Code: W40888.

  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Shared pool
  • 19th Century

Smuggler’s Retreat

Hartland Point, Devon.

Sleeps 6. With glorious uninterrupted sea views, this spacious property is set amidst the owners’ 17th century farm in beautiful north Devon. Lovingly converted from a former barn, there is a sunny patio and luxurious hot tub. A short drive from Bude. Cottage Code: 17441.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Close to Sea
  • Boutique
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Ashcombe – Owl Cottage

Ashcombe, nr. Dawlish, Devon.

Sleeps 4 – 28. In the heart of the rolling Devonshire countryside, Ashcombe’s superbly appointed holiday properties all enjoy use of shared indoor swimming pool, licensed bar and restaurant. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: HXN.

  • Games room
  • Swimming pool
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Shared pool
  • 19th Century

Rescorla Farm Cottages – Penty Rosen

Mevagissey, St Austell, Cornwall.

Sleeps 6 – 7. Just a short drive from the fishing village of Mevagissey, this converted barn is one of two with direct access to an indoor heated swimming pool for their use only. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: 19873.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Shared pool
  • 19th Century

Old Mill Cottage

Advent, nr. Camelford, Cornwall.

Sleeps 5. Just two miles from the pretty little town of Camelford, Old Mill Cottage is set in the grounds of a 13th century manor house. Converted from a former barn, it nestles in the picturesque Camel Valley, six miles from the beach. Cottage Code: GMB.

  • Games room
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Alta Lyn Barns – Bat Roost

Lynton, Devon.

Sleeps 3 – 5. High above the towns Lynton and Lynmouth, the three Alta Lyn Barns have been fully restored with exposed beams and rafters. With far reaching views out to the Bristol Channel. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: HKKP.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Triscombe Farm – Garden Cottage

Wheddon Cross, Exmoor.

Sleeps 2 – 6. Each of these pretty stone cottages has been individually styled and equipped to offer comfortable holiday accommodation. Shared heated indoor swimming pool. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: B5812.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Pub nearby
  • Shared pool
  • 19th Century