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Spring savings on breaks in South Devon

20th December 2012 Print

The South Devon countryside changes dramatically through the seasons and the Spring is no exception - for those looking to enjoy a short break or longer holiday in stunning surroundings during March or April, the Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is a fabulous destination. Coast & Country Cottages have a fantastic range of properties available for a Spring break.
Amberwood, near Hope Cove (sleeps 8)
Nestled in idyllic countryside, a short distance from the South Devon coastline, this cosy 'chocolate box' thatched cottage is surrounded by pretty, spacious gardens - the perfect rural retreat for a family or group of friends looking for a relaxing getaway. This 17th century cottage is full of character, with exposed beams and features such as a wood burning stove, perfect for cosy nights. The property sleeps up to eight people and is pet friendly, meaning the whole family can experience this picturesque area! Head out on to the nearby South West Coast Path for a walk with your dog and make the most of the crisp fresh mornings. Watch the lambs skipping in the fields, and admire the daffodils and snow drops that line the hedgerows.  Low season Spring weeks start from £885.
Vantage Point, near Dartmouth (sleeps 8)
Vantage Point is a VisitEngland Five Star Gold awarded property near Dartmouth, with fabulous 'wrap around' decking, attractive rural views and a private hot tub and sauna.  Situated just a five minute drive from the historic maritime town of Dartmouth, and just 10 minutes from the coastline, the property is great for those with a young family. Head to one of the nearby all-weather family attractions or perhaps visit one of the Blue Flag awarded beaches. The Spring is the perfect time to explore this popular area in peace, and the South Hams boasts one of the warmest climates on mainland Britain, so it is wise to pack your sun cream too... just in case! Vantage Point is part of the Hillfield Cottages and Country House development, which has a children's play area, spacious gardens and all weather tennis court. Low season Spring weeks start from £1401.
White Lodge, Dartmouth (sleeps 10)
White Lodge is a spacious VisitEngland Five Star awarded property with fabulous views towards the River Dart. Boasting a fantastic outside area and a stylish open plan kitchen/dining room, this baby friendly property is ideal for a large family looking for holiday accommodation of the highest standards in this historic town. The Start Bay coastline is a short drive away, whilst the centre of Dartmouth is within a 10 minute walk -browse the boutique shops and art galleries at this quieter time of year. Low season Spring weeks start from £750.

The Beach House, 3 Woodside, Salcombe (sleeps 6)
This luxury VisitEngland Five Star awarded stylish apartment offers stunning views towards East Portlemouth and Millbay. Relax on the balcony with a Devonshire cream tea and take in the Spring sunshine, or head to the nearby South West Coast Path and enjoy the flora and fauna found at this special time of year. With many species of bird found in this region, you never know what you might spot on a walk - don't forget your binoculars! Guests at Woodside can also enjoy the use of a private beach and mooring. Low season Spring weeks start from £983.

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Amberwood Vantage Point White Lodge The Beach House