Throwing it back to the 70’s this weekend…
18 April 2018
Ah, the 70’s. The decade the saw the rise of Disco and the many wonderful looks that came with it. Whether you’re a Sideburn Sir or a Platform Princess, we’ve got 70’s weekend breaks just for you. Fill your weekend with a wild array of 70s specials, sing your heart out all weekend and then retire to enjoy a well-deserved rest in any of our luxury cottages and apartments, our cosy holiday homes or stunning touring pitches.
We’ll be jazzing things up on Friday with Steven J Taylor. Steven is a self-proclaimed lover of jazz as well as throwing some soul classics into his act. Anyone who witnesses Steven’s one-man show is sure to be impressed by his variety. As he puts it, his music taste ranges ‘Irvine Berlin to Jon Bon Jovi’.
It wouldn’t be the 70’s without one of the best television shows of the decade. Okay, so we’re a 30-minute train away from Torquay, but that’s no reason why you can’t head down to the English Riviera and to see the inspiration for Fawlty Towers. (Hotel on fire not included!) There are plenty of fresh new restaurants on the seafront as well as some of the old favourites if you’ve been in years gone by.
On Saturday, we have the Ambassadors. Who, with their unique range have the ability to put on a show you’ll never forget. You’ll be taken on a journey through the 70’s, with the humble beginnings of Motown and the old style rhythm and blues that was synonymous with the era. Their experience across North America and Europe means they’re accustomed to belting out a ballad or two so get yourself down for this one, because it’ll be one not to miss.
It’s hard to think how we survived in the 70’s. Things like mobile phones and personal computers had only just been invented. Cofton was also a much different place then, too, with only a few acres of land and tents dotted around. We’ve come a long way since then, though. With our top of the range onsite leisure centre and mouth-watering locally-sourced restaurant menus, we know there’s a few of you who simply won’t want to leave!
On Sunday, why not treat your taste buds to our sumptuous Carvery. Pile your plate high with tender veg and succulent meat. Fill yourself up to your heart’s content. It’s what Sundays are made for. In the evening, we have Paul Sylvester, who has electrified audiences worldwide with his amazing voice.
How do you want to spend your weekend? Sleeping under the stars in our orchard or do you fancy a bit of luxury in one of our newly renovated luxury apartments?
We’ve got standard pitches for £51.50 for 3 nights (£17 a night) as well as the Exe View Luxury Cottage available for £330 for 3 nights from the 20th of April (subject to availability, prices may vary).
Some of your kind words...
A brilliant stay as always. We stayed in a cottage this time which was beautiful and very well equipped. Lots of lovely little touches with a welcome hamper and lots of board games. Hubbie was well impressed with the huge TV too. Loved the courtyard and we were lucky enough to have the weather to BBQ 2 of the days. All the staff from reception to the shop to the entertainment were friendly and very accommodating of both my girls. Used the chippy which has recently changed hands and the food was still great. There is lots to do, loved the swimming, the zip wire, the park and walk in the woods and around the fishing lake. Have to be honest though we missed the caravan...... will definitely be back, hopefully in the Fernworthy van with the hot tub.
Had an amazing weeks holiday. The park was immaculate, the outdoor pool was spotless and the cleaning blocks were cleaned regularly. All the staff were very helpful and the shop on site was reasonably priced. We went with two kids (aged 6 and 7) and our dog, the kids were never bored and had an amazing holiday. We will definitely be returning next year!
My family and I stayed for 5 nights in July, aged between 13 and 40 and we all had a brilliant family stay. The teenagers loved the outdoor pool and the woods and we all loved the donkeys. I’ve been coming here since I was a child and it’s still got a lovely relaxing atmosphere and has all the facilities you could want for a camping holiday. I must say the fish and chip shop is the best we have ever had at a holiday park, reasonable prices and good sized portions. We have booked to come back again on 25th August for a week and can’t wait!
I visited when my relatives came over from Canada and fell in love. I was lucky enough to stay for a week last August for my sons 2nd birthday. It has got to be one of my favourite places to go. Absolutely beautiful, quiet, good facilities, lovely restaurants. The staff are outstanding. I can't wait to come back again this year!
Stayed in campervan for a weekend. Great campsite good location, plenty of things for all to do. Great fishing lakes all in a short walk through the woodland to the lovely Dawlish Warren and Dawlish. Couldn't fault.
Highbridge, United Kingdom
We have had a wonderful experience, the site is very clean, ALL the staff were friendly and helpful especially the bar supervisor, entertainment was second to none, we'll 100% return...
The Warren Family
I just want to say how impressed my fellow Motorhomers and Caravaners were with the welcome and service we received during our stay. Staff in the office were polite and helpful at all times. Scott the restaurant manager was most accommodating when I enquired about reserving space for 25 to 30 of us for lunch after a walk. The service in the restaurant was speedy the food hot and varied. We were very pleased with the standards. Staff in the restaurant were cheerful and polite and helped make our meal most enjoyable. We had such a good time that we will be returning again next year for our Xmas Rally.
The best holiday park we've been to in our motorhome. Our children aged 2 and 4 loved it. Great facilities, entertainment and activities in one of the best parts of Devon!
Delicious fish and chips, friendly and helpful staff and delightful woodland.
Suze - Cornwall
Good location and dog walking, we'll be back and it can't come quick enough.
David - Portsmouth.
Loved the Zumba class! Can't wait to come back!
Elise - Exeter.
A* facilities, always very clean. The pool and food offer great value for money!
Stayed in Honeysuckle Cottage, stunning views over the Exe Estuary.. fantastic place for a family holiday
Ian - Australia.
My little girls aged 2,3 and 5 loved the entertainment.. all they can remember is fun, fun and more fun!
Anonymous - Cheshire.
Quiet and relaxing in a stunning location.. Can't wait to return
Ethan R, Burnham-on-Sea
We usually camp 3 times a year and hire a caravan after the Christmas break at Cofton, and will continue to do so. We thoroughly recommend staying there. Great for families or just the 2 of you.
Jilly B, Cheltenham
Go for swimming and food at this fabulous holiday camp... facilities A-star so clean and just great value for money would defo use over and over again which I do.... I'm a regular visitor. Dip and dine always good option as the food and snacks are fantastic in the bar cafe area near swimming pool!
Excellent toilet block and lovely hot showers. The on site pub was spot on with really friendly staff..
Joan L, Bromsgrove
The superbly equipped Woodside Cottage was beautifully clean with a fantastic Hot Tub. Waking up to horses and cows in the rear field.. stunning!
So friendly and clean, it’s a home from home and we couldn’t go a year with a visit!
Bernice Procter, Swindon
I always pay a visit to Amelia's Pantry, you can just Relax, Indulge and Enjoy!
‘Wonderful facilities, especially the swimming pools! In a lovely setting, for us it is simply the best campsite we have found.’
Margaret Hayes, Leeds
We have been coming to Cofton since 2009 and have stayed at least 12 times. We love everything about Cofton: the location and scenery in and around the park, the quality and cleanliness of accommodation, the friendly welcoming atmosphere; Everything about Cofton is great!
Ethan Robinson, Somerset
‘Dog walks, cycling, lovely country pubs… It suits our every need’
Kay Hancock, Bristol