Destination guide

The friendly area of Braunton awaits your stay

The ocean views and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Braunton. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travellers with its surfing and golfing. 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 Braunton

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Braunton a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Big Sheep (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Lynton and Lymouth Cliff Railway (17.4 mi / 28.1 km)

Seasonal weather in Braunton

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 20°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Braunton

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Braunton is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Saunton Sands (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Croyde Bay (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Putsborough Sands (2.6 mi / 4.2 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)

How many holiday rentals are available around Braunton?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,446 holiday lettings around Braunton. From 515 cottages to 480 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.

Can I rent a beach property in Braunton?

Oh I do like to be beside the seaside... said every single person ever. Find the right shared setting for your group and you'll be well on your way to beachy bliss. HomeAway has 684 holiday homes by the beach. Alternatively, you might be interested in trying another type of holiday setting. HomeAway has heaps of properties to choose from, including:

  • 414 seaside holiday accommodation options.
  • 322 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 228 rural holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Braunton?

You can forget about standardized, cookie cutter hotel-chain rooms. Our house holiday rentals each have their own unique personalities — as well as all the space you could need! There are 868 options listed on HomeAway. Prices start from £50 a night. If that doesn't agree with your family's style, we've got a range of different self-catering accommodation options to choose from, such as:

  • Cottage: 555 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £50 per night.
  • Apartment: 344 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £59 per night.
  • Barn: 90 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £65 per night.

Can I stay in Braunton in a large group?

There's nothing quite like being somewhere new with close friends and family. And the great news is HomeAway has some options suitable for large groups. Presently, house holiday rentals are preferred for big groups of visitors here, and you'll find 224 featured on our database. If you are hoping to stay in a large group, the holiday properties that are suitable for you include:

  • If yours is a group of 6, we have 441 rental accommodation suitable for that size. Stay a night for as little as £61.
  • If you've got 8 in your squad, you'll be thrilled to discover that there are 191 rental accommodation suitable. Prices begin at just £107 a night.
  • On a trip away with 5 guests? We have 131 properties for rent that will be perfect. Prices begin at just £49 a night.

You and all your besties will be more than satisfied when you book your Braunton getaway with us!