Staycations have become increasingly popular in recent years, not only can local holidays cut down on spending and travel time, but they generally make for a more eco-friendly holiday and luckily here in the UK we are not short of natural beauty and diversity, making it the perfect place to explore. So, whether you’re trying to reduce your airmiles or wanting a last-minute holiday in Devon, read on to find out why East-Devon makes for the perfect self-catering holiday.
East Devon has been a popular tourist hot spot since the 18th century, the stunning coastline, warm climate and delicious local cuisine makes it a common favourite amongst UK tourists of all ages. For the adventurers- explore the South West Coast Path and find solitude on a peaceful hidden beach. For the foodies- sample the fresh local produce, cream teas and ice cream. For those in search of culture and discovery- visit Exeter’s fantastic Cathedral and museum. For those after a pet friendly holiday– explore the numerous dog-friendly beaches and last minute dog friendly cottages Sweetcombe has to offer. For the spontaneous travellers, check out our last-minute special offers available to explore Devon on a budget. If you’re looking for more inspiration and ideas, our friendly team are happy to chat, or check out our personal favourite days out and activities on our blog.
Here at Sweetcombe Cottage Holidays we believe self-catering holidays offer you freedom, space and home comforts so you can relax and go with the easy flow of Devon life. Whether you’re planning a trip with the kids, grand-kids or parents for some quality family time, or you are after a well needed quiet escape, Sweetcombe has a wide range of cottage holidays in Devon for short breaks, weekly trips or even an extended stay to suit your much-deserved holiday. With a portfolio of over 200 hand-picked properties along the East Devon coast and country from Exmouth and Topsham through to Sidmouth and Beer, we have a home from home for everyone to relax in and enjoy.