Just 30 minutes off the M5 Motorway, Cofton Holidays is easy to reach by road or rail but feels a million miles away. On your arrival you’ll given a warm welcome in to our small part of the world that we can’t wait to share with you. So step out the car and take a deep breath.. Aaaahh! That fresh Westcountry breeze signals your arrival into Your Glorious Corner of Devon.
You can’t experience Cofton without trying all this magnificent location has to offer. With castles, beaches, walks, forests, cities, harbours, trails and entertainment, you’ll never be lost for things to do in Devon, because when you stay at Cofton, it’s all on your doorstep.
We’ve been welcoming families to our patch for over 40 years now, and we think we know a thing or two about making holidays extra special.
We’ve grown up and then raised our own kids up in this inspiring part of the world, and perhaps that’s what gives it such a cosy, home from home feel… despite being part of an 80 acre site.
Things to do in Devon….
The modern and marvellous onsite restaurants, pub, indoor pool, gym and spa give you plenty of excuses to let your hair down and relax, after all this is your well-earned holiday. But should you manage to pull yourself away from everything Cofton has to offer, you’re spoilt for choice for things to do.
Come to think of it, you may need to book an extra day or two to fit it all in…
The local area
South Devon has been one of England’s most popular holiday destinations for hundreds of years and it’s not hard to see why. Tumbling, lush green hills to the left & sweeping, clean beaches to your right.. this is unmistakably Devon. You’re so close to nature yet so far from those everyday stresses, so experience Devon and all of the natural wonder the local area has to offer.
The 80 acres that Cofton spreads over contains the kind of timeless and precious scenery which this area has become renowned for. That’s why we’re so proud to invite you here, after all this is your glorious corner, and we’ll give you the keys to help you unlock the best kept secrets Devon has to offer.
The Exe Estuary Cycle Trail and South West Coastal Path which pass within a mile of the park only scratch the surface of the miles of countryside and coastline which are waiting to be explored in this area of outstanding natural beauty. From waterfalls and wildlife trusts to farmer’s markets, Forestry Commission country parks and days out in Dawlish, you’re never far from your next adventure in South Devon.
Cofton is ideally situated to allow you plenty of time for exploring Devon, and trust us – you’ll need it! With so many attractions to enjoy from theme parks and zoos, museums and National Trust houses, to country parks and beaches, there’s always a great day out in Devon for the whole family.
The windswept and iconic landscape of Dartmoor is a must-see! Shaped by years of tectonic plate collision, this rugged and expansive area is a haven for outdoor explorers and nature lovers. With trails winding through Bronze Age Stone Circles, Neolithic tombs and medieval farmhouses, you’ll never have enough time to fully explore this natural wonder.
We’re just 12 miles from the medieval Cathedral city of Exeter. Easily accessible by road, rail and bike, you’ll be able to shop till you drop, enjoy the amazing bars and restaurants or just take in all the history.
Torbay and the iconic English Rivera is a short drive away. Home to the vibrant waterfront of Torquay harbour, the historic fishing port of Brixham and the sandy beaches and amusement pier of Paignton.
So wherever and whatever you decide to do during your stay at Cofton, there’s always a great day out.