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Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Kings Nympton, England your home away from home

The South West of England s very popular with holidaymakers and the small village of Kings Nympton is a charming place to visit in the county of Devon. The village provides a wonderful base for the English countryside with many wonderful places for holidaymakers to visit. Here visitors will find several places to stay including self catering accommodation, holiday cottages and guest houses.

Things to do on holiday to Kings Nympton, England

Kings Nympton is located between two national parks at Dartmoor and Exmoor and is an ideal location for hikers with many trails to be found in and around the area. The county is a good area for all sorts of fishing with game fishing available in the rivers Mole and Taw, while a trip to the Devon coasts offers sea fishing trips too. There are several golf courses within a 10 mile radius making this a great golfing holiday destination, with clubs in Chittlehamholt, Chumleigh and High Bickington amongst many others.

With the Devon coasts just a short drive away visitors may like to try out the many watersports available such as surfing, sailboarding and sailing with the popular beach resort of Ilfracombe about a 45 minute drive away. Holidaymakers can go karting in Dawlish and Exeter, or for the adventurous visitor with a head for heights there is rock climbing available in Dartmoor National Park. Horse riding is also very popular with some coastal routes available at Croyde and Ilfracombe, and riding stables in places such as Chumleigh and Arlington.

Kings Nympton offers a small mix of eateries such as cafes and public houses with cider and Perry cider a popular drink in the area. About 10 minutes away is South Molton, which offers a range of antique and curios shops as well as tea rooms, public houses and a market on Thursdays and Saturdays.

Places to visit on holiday to Kings Nympton, England

Animal and nature lovers will find there is plenty to see in and around Kings Nympton and approximately half an hour’s drive away is Exmoor Zoo, while Tarr Steps Woodland National Nature Reserve is about 14 miles away. The surrounding area also features several museums, galleries and historic buildings including the North Devon Maritime Museum at Fremington, Burton Art Gallery at Bideford and Castle Drogo near Exeter. As well as the national parks at Exmoor and Dartmoor, Devon has some beautiful parks and gardens including Garden Rosemoor at Great Torrington.

Weather in Kings Nympton, England

The warmest time of the year to visit Devon and the West Country is generally July and August when the average high is approximately 21 degrees centigrade. Between April and July are usually the driest months while December and January is the wettest time of the year with 100mm average rainfall per month.

Travel to Kings Nympton, England

Exeter International Airport is approximately 33 miles from Kings Nympton via the A377and handles flights to and from a large number of European countries, Canada, Barbados as well as UK cities such as Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Belfast. The railway station at Kings Nympton is a request stop so passengers make themselves clearly visible to the driver. It runs a limited service to Exeter St Davids approximately 47 minutes away, which in turn runs a service to and from London Waterloo.

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Exceptional! 5/5
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Exceptional! 5/5
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Excellent! 4.6/5
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Wonderful! 4.8/5
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Wonderful! 4.8/5
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Wonderful! 4.9/5
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Exceptional! 5/5
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Wonderful! 4.9/5
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Wonderful! 4.8/5
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Exceptional! 5/5
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Excellent! 4.5/5
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Wonderful! 4.9/5
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Excellent! 4.5/5
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Exceptional! 5/5
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Exceptional! 5/5
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Exceptional! 5/5
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Exceptional! 5/5
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Wonderful! 4.8/5
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Wonderful! 4.9/5
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Excellent! 4.7/5
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Wonderful! 4.9/5
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Excellent! 4.5/5
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Excellent! 4.6/5
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Exceptional! 5/5
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Excellent! 4.7/5
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Excellent! 4.7/5
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Excellent! 4.7/5
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Excellent! 4.7/5
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Recent Reviews

Charming well appointed comfortable cottage.

5 of 5
Good communications with the owner as we had to alter our dates. The cottage was clean and tidy and well furnished and appointed with everything needed for an enjoyable stay. The village is also charming with a pub on the square which did delicious meals, however we recommend booking your table as we were disappointed on a couple of evenings. We would recommend this cottage to our friends and family.
  • Review Submitted: Jul 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017

Delightful barn in a picturesque and peaceful location

5 of 5
We really enjoyed our stay at Meadow Barn. The barn is one of the best we've stayed in and is fitted out to a very high standard. The children really enjoyed playing table tennis in the adjacent barn and the Playstation in the playroom was also a hit! Jackie, the owner was very friendly and helpful and we must compliment her on the lemon drizzle cake which we were presented with on arrival. Would recommend this barn to anyone planning a family holiday in North Devon.
  • Review Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017