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Whether you are a first time visitor to Devon or a resident, our blog is the perfect place to find top tips for travel around the county, ideas and inspiration for your stay and all the latest news. 

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Classic Cottages maintains its Which? recommended status

Classic Cottages, the largest independent holiday letting agency in the UK has recently been labelled as a Which? UK Holiday Cottage Recommended Provider for the third consecutive year. Out of all the cottages recommended by Which? Classic Cottages was ranked second out of all holiday cottage…

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Winter on the coast – our top picks

With its 500-plus miles of sweeping coastline and over 100 beautiful beaches, holidays in Devon are seldom without plenty of time spent down by the sea. Of course, just like fish & chips, the beach and summer holidays are pretty much synonymous, and we completely agree that Devon is a dream…

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Half term excitement at Bovey Castle

After all the stress of the first term back at school, it won’t just be the kids who will want to take a break this October half term. Whether you’re looking for something to blow off some steam or somewhere to relax and ignore the ever increasing mountain of homework, you’ll find something to…

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Budleigh Salterton Literary Fest returns next week

The Budleigh Salterton Literary Fest returns next week, running from 20th-24th September, with well known authors and speakers heading to East Devon and will take place at venues all over the town. This year's event will also include a special tribute to the Festival's late honorary president, Dame…

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River Dart Hideaway’s Sustainability Project

A combination of cherished childhood memories sailing on the River Dart inspired us to dream up River Dart Hideaway, an exclusive habitat of individual holiday Hideaways allowing us to share this stunning spot with others, while caring for the landscape we hold close to our hearts. As the second…

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