"Country living at its best"

Luxury Holiday Cottages South Devon

Family run business

Our family run complex of eight luxury holiday cottages in Devon was developed from a 17th century farm set in 5 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds, each cottage having its own individual character and providing a high level of comfort and great facilities.

We offer luxury holiday cottages, South Devon that range in size from one to four bedrooms and are clustered around a picturesque landscaped courtyard, with the main amenity areas close by. Children are particularly catered for with cots, high chairs, stair gates and booster seats provided free of charge.

Four & Five Star Self-Catering Cottages

All cottages have excellent kitchens which include fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher, washer/drier as well as a comprehensive range of kitchen equipment. Each cottage has at least one bathroom with a bath and MIRA power showers plus all two or more bedroom cottage s have a second bathroom and/or walk in shower room. A log-burning stove set in brick inglenooks with a plentiful supply of logs is provided in each cottage. There is direct dial telephone, radio/CD/iPod player, DVD player, digital LCD TV (100+ channels) and broadband Wi-Fi internet access. Each cottage has its own patio/garden area (many with secure terraces) with patio furniture and BBQ provided. A home from home food option is available to order fresh or frozen meals, made from fresh, local produce, delivered to your cottage from Kate's Cuisine.

Free Amenities - rated 'excellent' by English Tourist Board inspection for 2012 include....

large indoor heated swimming pool

A large indoor swimming pool 30' x 20' approx. with toilets & changing rooms, spa bath, sauna, well equipped gym and large equipped under 5's playroom, games room for older children/adults with 3 x Microsoft XBOX 360, table tennis, table football and pool table. Outdoor free activities include a children's play area, trampoline, tennis court (rackets and balls supplied), and a spectacular Art Loft for all the family to enjoy

Some of our younger guests enjoying feeding the guinea pigs

Family business with owners on site.

The owners, Peter and Lin Horne are resident on site and are happy to help you with any enquiries that you may have. They hope that you enjoy this web site where you will find detailed information about the cottages and facilities at Higher Bowden.