Escape to the vibrant village of Braunton where you can spend your days exploring nearby surf spots, following fantastic coastal walks, and frequenting delicious cafes and restaurants. After adventuring the days away, relax in style and rest your head at some of the best places to stay in Braunton and find your luxury self-catering holiday cottages near the coast. Sitting in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Braunton has easy access to the Tarka Trail and South West Coast Path so step outside, fill your lungs with fresh air, and enjoy day after day in the great outdoors.
Independent shops, coffee houses and eateries line the streets of the village where you will find everything you need for a fun-filled trip to the coast. Perfect for families, friends, couples and guests of the four-legged variety, Braunton has something for everyone. The village has a big surf community and is home to The Museum of British Surfing as well as a plethora of surf shops and factory outlets where you can pick up everything including boards and wetsuits. The local beach, Saunton Sands, is a 2.5-mile trip from the village and welcomes surfers of all levels, sunbathers, sandcastle builders and stick chasers!
Braunton has a number of fantastic pet-friendly holiday homes perfectly for you and your four-legged friend. With so many beautiful beaches and wonderful walks surrounding Braunton there are so many options on your doorstep for a long walk with your dog before returning to the warmth of your dog-friendly holiday cottage. Braunton also has a number of dog friendly pubs and restaurants so there is no need to leave your furry friend alone in the cottage, everyone can enjoy your holiday in Braunton.
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