West Down, perfectly located 4 miles inland from the stunning North Devon coast and Woolacombe Beach, is an ideal place to stay on holiday. Find a selection of self catering holiday properties in West Down here, rural and tranquil and yet just a short drive to Woolacombe, Combesgate and other beaches. Family friendly self catering holiday homes in West Down are listed here, if you have any questions about our West Down holiday cottages, call the My Favourite Cottages team. We love our cottages in West Down, ideally located in stunning countryside, yet perfect for a family holiday near the beaches in North Devon.
The town of Ilfracombe is 4 miles to the North and with the larger village of Braunton 4 miles to the south of the village, there is easy access to local amenities, some excellent pubs and good-quality restaurants.
Nestled in beautiful North Devon countryside, the village itself has a thriving community, with a well-stocked village community shop, primary school, parish hall, church and village pub. The church in West Down, St Calixtus dates backs to the 14th century boasting Norman origins and generations of ‘Bell Ringers’ that have held a long standing reputation in the county.
Set in the heart of the village, The Crown Inn offers great food and local ales by a cosy fire or in its pretty garden.
Its close proximity to the coast and the glorious beaches at Woolacombe, Putsborough and Croyde makes West Down an ideal place for a family holiday or to enjoy a long weekend away. There are plenty of excellent holiday cottages in and around the village.
Please check out our selection of holiday cottages West Down below: