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North Devon Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

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There is nothing quite as beautiful as the North Devon area. It's described as an area of natural... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2018
Exeter, United Kingdom
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North Devon lots of places to visit within short distance and easy access to beaches

Didn't have great weather but it didn't deter us having a lovely time. Plenty of places to visit... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2018
Bristol, United Kingdom
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The North Devon Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) is one of England's most special places with breath-taking coastal scenery, beautiful beaches and coves, stunning coastal cliffs and woodlands. Steeped in heritage with an abundance of...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Croyde, Braunton EX31 1EA, England
+44 1271 388647
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All reviews north devon beautiful area towns and villages braunton burrows saunton sands sandy beaches lovely country lynton lynmouth restaurants and cafes friendly locals amazing beach baggy point breathtaking views world class rock pools coming back can't wait to go back
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Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

There is nothing quite as beautiful as the North Devon area. It's described as an area of natural outstanding beauty. But you have to see it for yourself to experience the emotional and spiritual connections..

Thank 53Geoff
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Didn't have great weather but it didn't deter us having a lovely time. Plenty of places to visit and the beaches are splendid. Very dog friendly and great coastlines. Would have been fantastic if the sun had been shining. Will definitely be coming back. Something...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Truly stunning in all weathers. Don’t just sit in your accommodation on a wet day go and explore. Sometimes think it’s better when it rains!!!

Thank NickandSally96
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Croyde is such a lovely area one of my favourites ever. The beach is great, clean and sandy and the coastline is stunning. You can walk from Croyde around the headland over to Putsborough. Great views.

Thank LJE19671967
Reviewed 12 July 2018

North Devon's AONB coastal area is varied and engrossing. We relished stops like Croyde with dramatic views of cliffs and coastline, Whitcombe Bay, Putsborough to Woolacombe's award winner beach, little charming Mortahoe, Victorian Ilfracombe. The variety in scope and range is amazing. We also drove...More

2  Thank preglad
Reviewed 11 July 2018

We enjoyed this walk. It includes views over 2 bays looking towards woolacombe and bideford. It was not too challenging and well worth doing. Would not recommend for young children as could be dangerous in places

Thank happyholAscot
Reviewed 7 July 2018

We completed a short stretch from Minehead to Braunton, This is genuinely a stunning coastal route, sometimes in trees, sometimes exposed round headlands but gorgeous. Lots of up and down but good under foot. Valley of Rocks was lovely and the sea views are amazing....More

1  Thank Amanda B
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Would recommend North Devon to everyone, just beautiful wherever you choose to go, Woolacombe, exmoor, Lynton/Lynmouth walk to Watersmeet, Saunton, Braunton and Ilfracombe. Although our favourite was spending the evenings/nights watching the sunsets down at Croyde beach and the moon then rise above the hills....More

1  Thank dean a
Reviewed 24 June 2018

By complete coincidence, Braunton Burrows was mentioned in The Telegraph we were reading about 5 miles down the road so thought we’d better go and explore. Prior to that we’d never heard of it. After travelling what seemed like miles down narrow Devon roads (an...More

1  Thank Jane W
Reviewed 9 June 2018

We are returning again later in the year having visited the North Devon Coast on several previous occasions. The AONB has it all,beautiful little back in time type villages,stunning walks,beaches to die for and unlike several other places we have visited,plenty of great pub/restaurants to...More

1  Thank shane s
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5 November 2018|
Response from shane s | Reviewed this property |
Anyone else?? A good question dtaylo and I will get back to you