North Devon & Exmoor Blog

Welcome to the Visit NorthDevon blog! 

Whether you are a first time visitor to North 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. 

Keep up to date with our latest blogs by following us on social media. 

North Devon – it’s not just for kids!

Now that February half term is over, it’s time for the empty nesters to shine – if you want suggestions for a child free trip to North Devon, here are some suggestions to help you plan the perfect visit to North Devon. While we love welcoming families, for those of you without children, it can be…

Read More

Discover Westward Ho!

Let 2024 be the year of discovering new places or rediscovering old ones by exploring North Devon’s best loved towns and villages. Of course, there is no one better placed than us to help with this endeavour, so we thought we would start off with a truly unique place – Westward Ho! Where and what…

Read More

Five great places to visit in North Devon

Planning a trip to North Devon in the New Year? Not sure where to start your adventure? We’ve pulled together a list of five of the most beautiful places to explore in the region to help you get planning! Lynton and Lynmouth We’re not cheating by adding these two together, they’re known as being…

Read More

A countryside Christmas at The Mole Resort

Santa is coming to North Devon along with cocktail and wreath making workshops, Christmas carols, festive cheese and wine tasting, Yuletide campfires and more! The festivities have begun at The Mole Resort with a jam-packed Christmas programme of festive fun, food and frolics for all. The luxury…

Read More

Choose a B&B in North Devon for the New Year

Treat yourself to a cosy stay in the New Year with one of North Devon’s B&Bs. Bed and Breakfasts are a great, cost-effective way to explore somewhere new (or an old favourite!), not only are they delightfully comfortable and friendly but you get to start the day the right way with a locally sourced…

Read More

Gift ideas from across North Devon

What do you get the person who has everything? If you have someone in your life that doesn’t want or need material things for Christmas this year, why not give them the gift of North Devon? As England’s adventure coast and part of the UK’s surf reserve, there are plenty of experiences you can gift…

Read More

Halloween stays with Sykes Cottages

Halloween is just around the corner, and what better way to celebrate than by staying in one of Devon's unique self-catering holiday rentals? Devon is one of England's most enchanting counties, offering a tempting range of properties from stunning seaside retreats to cosy country cottages, with…

Read More