Our Local area

From glorious golden beaches to award-winning attractions, there is so much to see and do in Devon

From glorious golden beaches to award-winning attractions, there is so much to see and do in Devon

With so much on offer in our special county, the real difficulty will be deciding where you want to go first! Wander around local gardens, visit historic landmarks, get your toes sandy on one of our many beautiful beaches and refuel in the wonderful range of eateries that call Devon home.

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Just a short drive

If you don’t fancy straying too far from your cosy holiday home at Great Eckworthy, you’ll be delighted to know there is plenty to see and do just a short drive away! From the spectacular Tarka Trail to adrenaline-packed watersports to historic estates, you’ll find lots on offer to keep you entertained!

Day trips

A little further

If you don’t mind travelling a little further afield, there are some jaw-dropping attractions that are real must-sees during your stay. Visit Arlington Court, known as the jewel of Exmoor or head over to South Molton to enjoy their delightful market which has just won ‘Best Community Market in Britain’!

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Local beaches

With a varied coastline that offers everything from rugged cliffs to quiet coves to golden sand and turquoise waters, it is no surprise that Devon boasts some of the best beaches in the UK! There is plenty to choose from whether you want a classic family trip to the seaside or you’re looking to spot wildlife that call our coast home.


Places to eat

Foodies rejoice, there is plenty on offer in Devon! From adorable cafes that serve up tasty homemade cakes, to fine dining experiences that make the perfect setting for a romantic evening, there is something for everyone no matter the occasion. We’ve put together some of our favourite places to tempt your tastebuds!

Useful Information

Food Shops & Services

If you’re not heading to some of the fantastic local eateries, then there are a number of options for you to enjoy from the comfort of your cottage. You can find out more about local deliveries, shops and services here.