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Why the South Devon Coast?

The South Devon coast is the UK version of the Med.  Offering breath-taking landscapes, delightful villages, and towns, and being a renowned food haven, a holiday here will not disappoint.  This coastline is varied and changes with the seasons, so no two holidays will be the same.  From dramatic cliffs and rocky coastlines to beachfront cafés and amusements, a trip to the coast will not disappoint.

Diverse Landscape

Experience the beauty of the stunning South Devon coast.  Explore rugged cliffs, secluded coves, beautiful wildlife, and sandy beaches.  The diverse landscape will keep you entertained for your whole stay.  Changing with the seasons, you never know quite know what to expect from this area of the coast.


The best way to explore the South Devon coast is on foot via the South West Coast Path.  Offering 125 miles of picturesque coastline, you cannot get bored.  Stumble across new and unique wildlife, take in the rolling hills and ocean views, breathe in the sea air; it’s simply blissful.  Discover hidden and secluded beaches and enjoy some time away from the main tourist spots.

Beaches and Coves

The South Devon coast is home to some wonderful and award-winning beaches.  We have everything from secluded coves to family friendly beaches.  There are even dog friendly beaches that you can enjoy all year round!  Whether you are looking for a relaxing beach break or to fill your time with water sports, there are endless options to enjoy!

Water Sports

The stretch of coastline is one of the best places in the UK for water sports.  Try out kayaking, paddle boarding, surfing and more.  Bring your own, hire equipment or book a lesson.  There are so many options in this pocket of the world that you will be kept entertained.  You never know, you might return home a pro!

Foodie Haven

The South Devon coast is well known for being a food haven with restaurants, cafés, markets, and delis selling all manner of fresh and local produce.  Home to one of the biggest fishing ports in Europe, local seafood is in abundance.  Surrounded by rolling hills and farming countryside, local meat and fresh produce is plentiful.  You really are spoilt.  With lots of award-winning chefs that have made this part of the country home, and a few Michelin stars dotted around, you will leave this pocket of the country with your stomach wanting to return for more.

Villages and Towns

This stretch of coastline is home to many beautiful towns and villages.  Meander through cobbled streets and take in local history whilst you shop, eat and drink.  No two towns are the same.  Packed full of unique personality; learn and explore on Your Devon Escape.


South Devon has a rich history.  Loved by the Royals, connected to the discovery of America and essential to the win of World War Two, there is so much to uncover.  With castles, museums, historic walks, and local knowledge, it’s a history buff’s dream.

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