Self catering holiday cottages in Buck's Cross, Devon, England

For a thoroughly charming Devon holiday destination, book a holiday cottage in Bucks Cross. Bucks Cross is a mere sleepy hamlet, a place to escape to and hide for a week or two. Every mile closer to Bucks Cross is made sweeter by the picturesque landscape which unfolds as you make your way down the long and winding road into the valley.

Facts about Self-Catering Holidays in Buck's Cross

 
As you approach Bucks Cross, notice the rise and fall of the verdure in this ripple of Devonshire countryside. Pass St Anne’s church to your left with its beautiful, old stone exterior and eighteenth century stained glass. Buck Woods are situated directly to your right and then you come to the end of the road. Now you are on foot for the rest of the journey.  Listen to the sound from the invisible stream. It’s hiding somewhere -you just need to find it! Note the mythic stance of the oak and elm trees, stood poised and proud in their prodigy of shade and the violets, hiding shyly away in the grass. Follow the golden primroses as they lead you into the village, towards your holiday cottage.
in Bucks Cross.
 

Enjoy Exploring the Lush Devon Countryside near Bucks Cross

Perhaps you have a dog and revel in the notion of wandering the footpaths, meadows and woodlands surrounding Buck Cross?  There are pet-friendly holiday lets where your dream can become reality, places where your dogs are affectionately greeted and viewed, where the accommodation is built to withstand muddy paws.

The best way to familiarise yourself with Bucks Cross is to take one of the many walks, a particular favourite is the 4.5 mile trek from Bucks Cross to Clovelly. Here you are treated to long grassy lanes, not a road-line in sight, just the woodiest trail in breath-taking countryside. Everything is still and peaceful, stop for a moment and soak in the view. All you will hear is the odd rustle from a bird or the soft rushing of the water…yep, that invisible sound once again which adds its hypnotic influence. Take in a nice deep breath, fill your lungs with fresh air, hold for a moment and then release. 
 

Things to See and Do on Holiday in Bucks Cross

Enjoy a day-trip out of your busy life. Pass a game bird sanctuary, cross wheat fields or take to the air on a rope swing! There are so many different shapes and colours, all waiting to invigorate the senses;golden fields, green fields, dramatic cliffs, dainty butterflies and wildflowers, all the core ingredients for a perfect day!

Lots of Activities to Enjoy on Holiday in Bucks Cross

A self-catering holiday in Bucks Cross is the perfect Devon breaks for artists, birdwatchers and photographers. There is so much to inspire, so many views to capture.  It may be a backwater but it is also a good place for family holidays where you can drive to noise and attractions just a short distance away but regain your calm within moments of a return to a holiday home in peaceful Bucks Cross. 

The Milky Way Amusement Park is just two miles from Bucks Cross but for the kids it will feel like a hundred -mile journey! The moment they feast their eyes upon this world of adventure, the fun begins and each ride is designed for little ones so no worrying about height restrictions and disappointed faces. Candy floss, fries, ice-cream, everything that children love is here! Bouncy pillows, trains, dodgems, alien adventures, carousels, indoor slides, water fun, and guess what? There are no limits so children can go on as many rides as they want with no extra charge!

How about a lovely afternoon throwing and decorating pots? Pick up that ball of clay, feel it resting in the palm of your hand, it is yours to do as you please. Mould it anyway you want, pinch it, pull it, work with it before it gives up its will to pander to your every whim. Then drench it with water to bring it back to life and work your magic. The potter’s wheel is waiting for you at Tarka Pottery…just half an hour from Bucks Cross. The perfect day out for children, teenagers, adults and the elderly.
 
Similar attractions include:
Westward Ho, Bideford and Instow.
Skern Lodge Outdoor Activity Centre (3 miles)
North Devon Falconry (7 miles)
The Big Sheep (7 miles from Bucks Cross).  Go on rides, visit animal barns, solve quizzes, ride pedalos, watch sheep races, take the roller coaster!
The Gnome Reserve (7 miles) Once you get the children into the spirit of wearing a gnome hat for a few hours, it’s fun all the way. Enchanted woods, fairy garden, wildflowers…everything you could wish for!
Atlantis Adventure Park (7 miles)
Hartland Quay (9 miles ) renowned for its exquisite rock formations

Featured Self catering country cottages near Buck's Cross, Devon, England:

Garden Cottage at Twistgates Farm Cottages, Honiton, Devon, England

1 bedroom Cottage, East Devon.

sleeps 1 - 3 guests
1 - 3
1 bedrooms
1
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome
1

One bedroom stone-built country cottage with its own garden, situated by the Blackdown Hills in Devon with the Jurassic Coast easily accessible for days out, ideal for romantic breaks or for small family holidays with its large bedroom offering enough room for an extra child's bed to be added.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £300


Late availability: from 28 February to 13 March 20

Old Hundredth, Kingsbridge, Devon, England

2 bedroom Cottage, South Devon.

sleeps 1 - 4 guests
1 - 4
2 bedrooms
2
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2

Situated in a Designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, this charming character cottage with exposed beams, open stone fireplace and secluded country garden is conveniently close to the unspoilt Devon coastline and tranquil countryside.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £298


Late availability: from 28 February to 08 March 20

Dittiscombe Hills Estate and Cottages, South Devon, Dartmouth, Devon, England

8 bedroom Cottage Complex, West Country.

sleeps 2 - 16 guests
2 - 16
8 bedrooms
8
6 bathrooms
6
dog-friendly cottage, 4 dog(s) welcome
4

A fantastic collection of pet-friendly holiday cottages set in a beautiful Devon valley with private gardens and views of the tranquil countryside, just an easy drive away from the stunning Devonshire coast.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £425


Special Offer: from 28 February to 30 March 20
Late availability: from 28 February to 27 March 20

The Lawns Luxury Apartment in Devon/Beautiful South Hams, Kingsbridge, Devon, England

2 bedroom Apartment, West Country.

sleeps 1 - 5 guests
1 - 5
2 bedrooms
2
1 bathrooms
1
no dogs allowed
5 star

Luxurious 5 star rated 2 bedroom holiday apartment located on the Colmer Estate in Devon where the excellent shared leisure facilities include an indoor swimming pool, an outdoor pool, fishing lake, gym and extensive gardens.

Special features: free internet access, pool (Two pools both heated indoor pool feet from the apartment heated all year also huge outdoor heated pool (outdoor pool heated from May to September)), tennis court, games room.

Weekly Price from: £595


Special Offer: from 28 February to 03 April 20
Late availability: from 28 February to 03 April 20

Meadow Cottage at Twistgates Farm Cottages, Honiton, Devon, England

2 bedroom Stone-Built Cottage, East Devon.

sleeps 1 - 4 guests
1 - 4
2 bedrooms
2
2 bathrooms
2
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2

Secluded 2 bedroom country cottage with meadow views, exposed wooden beams, character features and a lovely garden located by the Blackdown Hills in Devon with the Jurassic Coast close by, both family-friendly and dog-friendly.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £350


Late availability: from 28 February to 07 March 20

We have no cottages within Buck's Cross itself currently. However,the properties listed above are all within a 40 mile radius of Buck's Cross. For more options please take a look at our search assistant or to widen your search, why not take a look at available Last Minute Cottages in England