Find My Favourite Holiday Cottages in Bigbury

Nestled along the stunning South Devon coastline, Bigbury (not to be confused with Bigbury-on-Sea, a couple of miles to the south) awaits, promising an unforgettable holiday for tourists seeking both tranquillity and adventure in all seasons. Visitors will find plenty of things to do, from superb beaches to scenic circular walks and popular cafes and pubs.

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Discover Bear Cottage, a pet-friendly retreat near Bigbury on Sea. Just moments from sandy beaches and the South West Coastal Path, this three-bedroom haven offers stylish interiors, underfloor heating, and a cosy log burner. Enjoy a contemporary kitchen with Smeg appliances and a master bedroom with an en suite. The enclosed patio, private parking, and proximity to the village shop make Bear Cottage the perfect base for seaside cottage holidays in Bigbury. Explore comfort and coastal charm – view now!

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With golden beaches offering breathtaking views of Burgh Island, this coastal village is perfect for beach lovers. Just across the causeway, you'll find Bantham Beach, known for its expansive sandy shores and excellent surfing conditions. Thurlestone Beach, a short drive away, offers a mix of sandy stretches and rocky coves, perfect for coastal walks. Challaborough Beach, nestled between Bigbury and Burgh Island, is another delightful option with its golden sands and family-friendly atmosphere. These nearby beaches provide diverse coastal experiences, ensuring that visitors to Bigbury can explore a variety of stunning seaside settings.

Bigbury offers a choice of culinary experiences to suit all tastes: Enjoy a cosy atmosphere and homemade treats at the Avon Mill Garden Centre's Café. For a traditional pub experience, visit The Royal Oak Inn or The Pickwick Inn, both known for their welcoming ambience and hearty meals. The Pilchard Inn on Burgh Island is a historic pub with spectacular views. The Oyster Shack is a seafood lover's paradise, offering fresh catches in a charming setting.

For casual or energetic walkers, Bigbury offers an attractive choice of circular scenic walks. Explore the riverside from Bigbury to Aveton Gifford through rolling fields and water meadows. Take a stroll through Bigbury Woods and enjoy the panoramic views from the top of the hill.