Destination guide

Travel to scenic North Devon Coast

The countryside and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in North Devon Coast. Travellers to this scenic city praise the hiking, surfing and chocolate shops. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in North Devon Coast

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes North Devon Coast a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Big Sheep (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Chulmleigh Golf Course (19.3 mi / 31 km)
  • Lynton and Lymouth Cliff Railway (21 mi / 33.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in North Devon Coast

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in North Devon Coast. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Saunton Sands (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Croyde Bay (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Putsborough Sands (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Woolacombe Beach (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Barricane Beach (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • RHS Garden Rosemoor (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around North Devon Coast

The nearest airport is in Swansea (SWS), located 37.9 mi (60.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Exeter (EXT-Exeter Intl.), which is 42.7 mi (68.7 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, the main station is Barnstaple Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around North Devon Coast?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,541 holiday lettings around North Devon Coast. From 1,221 cottages to 673 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in North Devon Coast?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in North Devon Coast. From travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Cornwall: 9,201 holiday homes
  • Wales: 10,820 holiday homes
  • Bideford: 1,954 holiday homes
  • Gower Peninsula: 1,007 holiday homes
  • South West England: 22,827 holiday homes offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in North Devon Coast! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in North Devon Coast?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in North Devon Coast with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Bideford: 1,954 holiday lettings
  • Ilfracombe: 1,652 holiday lettings
  • Bude: 725 holiday lettings
  • Woolacombe: 1,399 holiday lettings
  • Swansea: 1,143 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in North Devon Coast? offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in North Devon Coast. From travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Croyde Bay Beach: 2,026 holiday rentals
  • Widemouth Bay: 1,644 holiday rentals
  • Lundy Island: 315 holiday rentals
  • RHS Garden Rosemoor: 2,450 holiday rentals
  • Watersmeet House: 1,571 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around North Devon Coast listed on where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.