Self catering holiday cottages in Newton Ferrers, Devon, England

If you want a cottage holiday where you can truly get away from it all then Newton Ferrers could be the best choice of destination for you. Well off the beaten track, this delightful, tranquil village with its tree lined streets is picture postcard perfect. On the banks of the Yealm estuary on Devon’s south coast and surrounded by woodland, downs and countryside, Newton Ferrers is in an area of natural beauty. You can shut the door on the rest of the world and enjoy the village and its surroundings, the Newton creek, the Warren coastline, and the lovely picturesque narrow, hilly streets, lined with thatched cottages.  Relax over a meal of good quality Devon fare and savour a drink at the waterside Dolphin pub, or a cream tea in the heart of the village, the choice of yours.  Enjoy browsing for country cottages in Newton Ferrers or for rural retreats nearby.

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If you’re after some excellent beaches then you don’t have to travel too far.  There are over half a dozen lovely, safe and sandy spots easily accessible within 10 miles of Newton Ferrers.

Less than two miles away is Wembury Beach. Popular with rock poolers and surfers,   Wembury has won an award for its clean and relatively shallow waters. Look out to the Mewstone, an offshore island once a smugglers refuge and a prison and visit the historic beachside café, formerly a mill. There is a marine education centre here and the area flourishes with interesting walks and birdlife. Just four miles from Newton is Bovis beach in a sheltered bay with cliffs on both sides. At low tide there is an expanse of golden sands ideal for family fun. There is a perfect, quiet, unspoilt and unusual beach under five miles away. Mothecombe beach is privately owned and is only open to the public on Wednesdays and weekends. The beach is maintained by the estate and has been rewarded by the Marine Conservation Society for its efforts. Dogs are allowed on certain parts of the beach that also has a car park, café and toilet facilities. 

If you want to do some shopping on your cottage break then Newton Ferrers is only 10 miles from Plymouth allowing you to get some retail therapy and night life should you wish. And while you’re there why not visit the largest aquarium in the country, the National Marine Aquarium, and enter an extraordinary underwater world. While staying in Newton Ferrers you are also not too far from the breathtaking scenery and wildlife of Dartmoor, so make sure you pack the walking boots and binoculars.

There is so much on offer in this part of the West Country.  Whether you are planning a rural retreat holiday, a romantic break away or a family holiday, we hope you’ve found our tips and hints helpful and trust that you will have a great time in this part of Devon.

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Featured Self catering country cottages near Newton Ferrers, Devon, England:

Signal Box Cottage in the Cairngorms, Newtonmore, Highland, Scotland

1 bedroom Unusual Holiday Cottage, Scottish Cairngorms.

Perfect for a unique holiday in Scotland, the Signal Box will appeal to those looking to stay somewhere unusual with its wonderful mountain views of the Cairngorms and countryside vistas, this fantastic property promises a holiday to remember.

Price range from £250 to £562 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes
Rating: Not assessed

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Woodside Barn Family Cottage, Near the Lake District National Park, Pennington near Ulverston, Cumbria, England

2 bedroom Barn Conversion, North England.

Good value pretty 2 bedroom stone-built holiday cottage boasting a modern, light and airy interior, just 3 miles from Ulverston and close to the Cumbrian Way and the beautiful Lake District National Park.

Price range from £166 to £365 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 4 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)

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Tyddyn Goronwy Beach Cottage, Coastal Snowdonia, Talybont, Gwynedd, Wales

6 bedroom Farmhouse, Snowdonia National Park.

Stunning holiday farmhouse with 6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, beautiful gardens and impressive sea and mountain views and with a location within the coastal area of Snowdonia National Park, this is a fantastic high quality spacious holiday home which is ideal for groups of friends or family looking to holiday close to the seaside and is just 10 minutes walk from the local award winning beach.

Special features: free internet access, pool (use of indoor pool at owners nearby caravan park between March and November).

Price range from £600 to £2250 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 10 people in 6 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 4
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)

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Dragon Hill Barn Family Cottage, Near the Peak District National Park, Brassington, Derbyshire, England

2 bedroom Barn Conversion, Midlands.

Lovely 2 bedroom stone-built barn conversion with a good quality interior and a location in a pretty little village close to Matlock and the Peak District National Park.

Price range from £187 to £435 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 4 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)

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River House Coastal Cottage, Sneem, County Kerry, South West , Sneem, Kerry, Ireland

6 bedroom Riverside Holiday House, South West Ireland.

With river views and a very comfortable high quality interior which includes granite work tops in the kitchen and a Jacuzzi bath, this is a luxury Irish holiday home and could be a great base for discovering some of the best of Kerry on a cottage holiday.

Price range from £327 to £1109 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 12 people in 6 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 5
Pet Friendly: Yes
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)

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