Where to stay around Saunton?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,591 holiday lettings near Saunton. From 549 houses to 470 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Saunton is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Saunton?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Saunton. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Croyde Bay: 2,279 holiday lettings
  • Woolacombe Beach: 2,175 holiday lettings
  • Ilfracombe Harbour: 1,982 holiday lettings
  • Saunton Sands: 2,336 holiday lettings
  • Putsborough Sands: 2,235 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Saunton listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent houses in Saunton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 549 houses in Saunton. Our other popular types of Saunton holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 470 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 385 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 71 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including barns and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Saunton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 91 holiday homes with pool available in Saunton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a Holiday Rental Apartment in Saunton, Devon Your Home Away From Home


    A few miles to the west of the village of Braunton lies the breathtaking, tranquil village of Saunton. With a beautiful beach and cliffs, a Saunton holiday rental apartment provides stunning sea views and the opportunity to venture out to indulge in a range of activities and attractions. With so much to see and do in the village and the surrounding area, visitors will leave this charming village filled with wonderful holiday memories.

    Things to Do on Holiday to Saunton, Devon

    With a beautiful stretch of coastline, sandy beach and dramatic cliffs, a Saunton holiday is the ideal choice for those who love watersports. As well as spending the day sunbathing on the sand, visitors can indulge in activities such as long boarding, windsurfing, surfing, sailing, fishing and swimming. Popular activities on the sand here include sand yachting, walking, beachcombing and kite flying. Walking, cycling and hiking can also be enjoyed along the surrounding cliffs. Other activities available in the village are golf, tennis and indoor swimming.

    Places to Visit on Holiday to Saunton, Devon

    If you can tear yourself away from the breathtaking views that your Saunton holiday rental apartment gives you, there are many attractions to be enjoyed in the area surrounding the village. The neighbouring village of Braunton, which is reputed to be the largest in England, has a traditional charm with old houses and cobbled streets. The village is also bounded by Braunton Burrows, the largest dune system and a UNESCO biosphere reserve. Visitors will find a diverse range of plants and insects in this area.

    Also worth a visit on a Saunton holiday day out is a trip to the village of Appledore. This village is home to the North Devon Maritime Museum. Housed in a beautiful Georgian listed building on the edge of a historical boatyard, visitors can spend the day viewing exhibits, memorabilia and learning about all things relating to the sea and shipbuilding.

    Weather in Saunton, Devon

    For those considering taking a Saunton holiday they will be excited to hear that this area has a mild climate. This means that there are warm summers and mild winters. The hottest months of the year tends to be July and August with average daytime temperatures of 19°C during this time. It is even possible to enjoy temperatures as high as 15°C into the month of September! The winter months see an average daytime temperature of 8°C, making it still pleasant enough to enjoy a Saunton holiday. Snow on lower ground is very rare and the area has approximately 41 inches of precipitation annually.

    Cheap Flights to Saunton, Devon

    Those looking to depart on a Saunton holiday will arrive at Exeter International Airport which is approximately an hour and a half’s journey from the village. The air operator Air Southwest is the most prominent airline offering cheap flights to the area. Passengers can set off from various airports around the UK including Aberdeen (ABZ), Belfast (BFS), Leeds (LBA), Manchester (MAN) and Newcastle (NCL).

    Exploring the natural features in Saunton

    Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Saunton is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Saunton Sands (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
    • Croyde Bay (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
    • Putsborough Sands (2.5 mi / 4.1 km)
    • Woolacombe Beach (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
    • Barricane Beach (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
    • RHS Garden Rosemoor (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)