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Child-Friendly Family Holiday Cottages

Child-Friendly Family Holiday Cottages

Hundreds of cottages that are child-friendly in the West Country.
Click here to search for Child-Friendly Family Holiday Cottages.

Activities for Children in Cornwall

www.kidscornwall.co.uk
50 brilliant ways to entertain your children in Cornwall

The Beach Factory

www.beachfactory.com
UPF50+ sun protection for all ages. Sun suits for babies, rash shirts for teenagers and adults plus holiday essentials like UV tents, beach bags, shoes, picnic rugs and pool toys.


Tourism in the South West

South West Tourism Ltd.

South West Tourism Ltd.


Maps

Times past, many first views of the West Country were obscured by the unfolding of a map. These days, we can explore our destination from the arm-chair or place our fate in the hands of the Sat-Nav.

Google Maps Logo

Google Maps

maps.google.co.uk

Multimap Logo

Multimap

www.multimap.com

Streetmap Logo

Street Map

www.streetmap.co.uk


Travel by road

Keep your journey stress free by planning your route and avoiding the jams. Or choose a classic car to hire.

Advanced route-planning and motoring advice from the RAC.

Advanced route-planning and motoring advice

www.rac.co.uk

Live traffic information updated in real-time from Traffic England

Live traffic information updated in real-time

www.trafficengland.com
08700 660 115

Cornwall and Devon Classic Car Hire

Cornwall and Devon Classic Car Hire

www.cornwallclassiccarhire.co.uk
0845 458 1108

Travel by air


To help you on your way, here is a list of organisations who can fly you to and from the South West.

Air Southwest Logo - Travel to your holiday cottage by air.

Air Southwest

www.airsouthwest.com
0870 043 4553

BmiBaby Logo - Travel to your holiday cottage by air.

bmi baby

www.bmibaby.com
0871 224 0224

British Airways Logo - Travel to your holiday cottage by air.

British Airways

www.britishairways.com
0844 493 0787

Ryanair Logo - Travel to your holiday cottage by air.

Ryanair

www.ryanair.com
0871 246 0000

Flybe Logo - Visit the West Country by air.

flybe

www.flybe.com
0871 700 2000

Isles of Scilly Holidays by air.

Skybus

www.islesofscilly-travel.co.uk
0845 710 5555

Bristol International Airport - Travel to your West Country holiday by air.

Bristol International Airport

www.bristolairport.co.uk
0871 334 4444

Newquay Airport - Travel to your West Country holiday by air.

Newquay Cornwall Airport

www.newquaycornwallairport.com
+44(0)1637 860600

Exeter Airport - Travel to your West Country holiday by air.

Exeter International Airport

www.exeter-airport.co.uk
01392 367 433

Travel by rail


A few useful links for travelling by rail.

thetrainline

www.thetrainline.com
0870 010 1296

The Trainline - Find and Book train tickets for your West Country holiday.

National Rail Enquiries

www.nationalrail.co.uk
08457 48 49 50

National Rail Enquiries - Find and Book train tickets for your West Country holiday.

Travel by water


A few useful links for travelling by water.

Fal River Links

www.falriverlinks.co.uk
+44 (0)1872 861914

Fal River Links - Travel around the West Country by water.

Catering & Events

Whether you're planning something big or just fancy a break from the kitchen, here are a few options for everything from luxury picnic hampers to wedding marquees.

Vagabond Chef - luxury in-house catering service, prepared meals and hampers during your holiday.

Vagabond Chef

www.vagabondchef.co.uk
Vagabond Chef fills a niche in the Cornish catering market for both residents and visitors alike, offering an in-house catering service as well as luxury prepared meals and hampers.

Trevarno Tentaprises - marquees and equipment for weddings or parties during your stay.

Trevarno Tentaprises

www.tentaprises.co.uk
Trevarno Tentaprises is a family run business and a leading specialist in Cornwall for the hire of marquees and equipment for weddings, parties and corporate events.

Crystal Clear Event Hire - Create a stunning event during your holiday.

Crystal Clear Event Hire

www.crystalcleareventhire.co.uk
Create a stunning event with Crystal Clear Event Hire.

Tyrone Power Personal Chef - Bespoke catering for your holiday.

Tyrone Power Personal Chef

www.tyronepower-personalchef.com
Bespoke catering for your holiday.


Holiday directories

Because half the fun of holidays is in the planning.

@UK - A UK travel and tourist guide.

@UK

www.atuk.co.uk
A UK travel and tourist guide.

Holiday Home pages - A directory for holiday and vacation rentals.

Holiday Home pages

www.holiday-home-pages.co.uk
A directory for holiday and vacation rentals.

Urlaub Cornwall - German language resource for planning holidays in Cornwall.

Urlaub Cornwall

www.urlaubcornwall.de
A German language resource for planning holidays in Cornwall.


Other agents

A few useful property links to browse.

Alternative Aquitaine - Holiday Villas & Cottages in South West France

Alternative Aquitaine

www.alternative-aquitaine.co.uk
Holiday Villas & Cottages in South West France

Jackson-Stops & Staff - specialising in the sale of country and coastal property.

Jackson-Stops & Staff

www.jackson-stops.co.uk
Eight West Country offices specialising in the sale of country and coastal property.

Coastal property search - finding property in Cornwall, Devon & Dorset.

Coastal Property Search

www.coastalpropertysearch.co.uk
A fresh approach to finding property in Cornwall, Devon & Dorset, without charging a fortune!

County Homesearch - provide a high quality homefinding service for people wishing to find property to purchase or rent.

County Homesearch

www.county-homesearch.co.uk
Provide a high quality homefinding service for people wishing to find property to purchase or rent.

Golf Holidays Cornwall offer all-inclusive packaged golfing breaks.

Golf Holidays Cornwall

www.golfholidayscornwall.co.uk
Offer all-inclusive packaged golfing breaks. Specialising in the West Country, they offer advice on the perfect holiday and will book accommodation and tee times at competitive rates.


Other companies we like

Because we believe good things should be shared.

The Great Gardens of Cornwall - Promoting gardens in Cornwall.

The Great Gardens of Cornwall

www.greatgardensofcornwall.co.uk
Promoting Cornwall's finest gardens including The Eden Project, Heligan, Trebah, Trevarno, Caerhays, Tresco, Trewithen & also a couple of delightful smaller gardens such as Lamorran and Bonython.

Holiday cottages near The Eden Project >
Gardens in The South West >
NONSTOP Sail - A Dartmouth based sailing school.

NONSTOP Sail

www.nonstopsail.com
NONSTOP Sail are a Dartmouth based sailing school offering a full range of RYA courses and exciting adventure sailing such as crossing the Atlantic or sailing around Britain.


Spiezia Organics - Organic skin, home and body care.

Spiezia Organics

www.spieziaorganics.com
Spiezia Organics have developed a range of skin, home and body care products using the nourishing properties of the purest organic natural ingredients.

Our latest holiday homes


 
Nanquidno Vean sleeps Sleeps 4 + cot, 1.6 miles S of St Just.

Nanquidno Vean
Sleeps 4 + cot
1.6 miles S of St Just

Park Lodge Annexe sleeps Sleeps 5, Shanklin.

Park Lodge Annexe
Sleeps 5
Shanklin

Mariners sleeps Sleeps 10 + cot, Seaview.

Mariners
Sleeps 10 + cot
Seaview

Saunton Cottage sleeps Sleeps 4 + cot, 10.2 miles S of Bideford.

Saunton Cottage
Sleeps 4 + cot
10.2 miles S of Bideford

Beer Cottage sleeps Sleeps 4 + cot, 10.2 miles S of Bideford.

Beer Cottage
Sleeps 4 + cot
10.2 miles S of Bideford

The Chalet on the Beach sleeps Sleeps 2, Lyme Regis.

The Chalet on the Beach
Sleeps 2
Lyme Regis

Barn Hill sleeps Sleeps 8 + cot, Crantock.

Barn Hill
Sleeps 8 + cot
Crantock

Grebe sleeps Sleeps 6 + cot, 4.3 miles SW of Falmouth.

Grebe
Sleeps 6 + cot
4.3 miles SW of Falmouth

August Rock sleeps Sleeps 6 + cot, 4.3 miles SW of Falmouth.

August Rock
Sleeps 6 + cot
4.3 miles SW of Falmouth

Frenchman's Creek sleeps Sleeps 8 + cot, 4.3 miles SW of Falmouth.

Frenchman's Creek
Sleeps 8 + cot
4.3 miles SW of Falmouth

Tin Stream Cottage sleeps Sleeps 4 + cot, 2.4 miles SE of Portreath.

Tin Stream Cottage
Sleeps 4 + cot
2.4 miles SE of Portreath

Gascon Safari Tent sleeps Sleeps 6 + cot, 1.4 miles N of Shaftesbury.

Gascon Safari Tent
Sleeps 6 + cot
1.4 miles N of Shaftesbury

Murciano Safari Tent sleeps Sleeps 6 + cot, 1.4 miles N of Shaftesbury.

Murciano Safari Tent
Sleeps 6 + cot
1.4 miles N of Shaftesbury

Mukota Safari Tent sleeps Sleeps 4 + cot, 1.4 miles N of Shaftesbury.

Mukota Safari Tent
Sleeps 4 + cot
1.4 miles N of Shaftesbury

The Wagon with Faraway Views sleeps Sleeps 4 + cot, 6.7 miles W of Crediton.

The Wagon with Faraway Views
Sleeps 4 + cot
6.7 miles W of Crediton

Driftwood sleeps Sleeps 5 + cot, 1.7 miles N of Coverack.

Driftwood
Sleeps 5 + cot
1.7 miles N of Coverack

Mill Barn sleeps Sleeps 8 + 2 cots, 5.4 miles NE of Port Isaac.

Mill Barn
Sleeps 8 + 2 cots
5.4 miles NE of Port Isaac

Russell House sleeps Sleeps 7 + cot, St Mawes.

Russell House
Sleeps 7 + cot
St Mawes

Mount View Retreat sleeps Sleeps 4 + cot, 2.3 miles NE of Penzance.

Mount View Retreat
Sleeps 4 + cot
2.3 miles NE of Penzance

Mount View Sunrise Safari Tent sleeps Sleeps 6 + cot, 2.2 miles NE of Penzance.

Mount View Sunrise Safari Tent
Sleeps 6 + cot
2.2 miles NE of Penzance