5 of most Instagrammable spots on the South Devon coast

5 of most Instagrammable spots on the South Devon coast

With Devon listed as one of the most popular UK holiday destinations it’s no surprise many are flocking to the county. Devon is home to a great selection of family days out, an abundance of natural beauty, intriguing towns and villages, moorland adventures and two separate coastlines, it’s the ultimate place to explore and discover. You’ll never experience the same thing twice.

Take a look at some of our favourite spots on the South Devon coast, particularly those seeking a prime photo opportunity!

1. Watch the sun set in Salcombe

A beautiful coastal town and one of the prettiest in the region, Salcombe is famous for its coastal views and surrounding countryside. A haven for sailors and beach lovers who long for golden sands.

Salcombe sunset 

2. A quiet corner of Torquay, Anstey's Cove

A quiet and secluded bay away from the hustle and bustle of Torquay's town centre. Anstey's cove is a perfect place for a picnic, relaxing swim or to bask in some South Devon sunshine.

Anstey's Cove

3. Exhilarating activities in Exmouth

Exmouth is home to many high adrenaline water sports such as kite surfing, water skiing and wakeboarding. Plan your next adventure when staycationing in Devon.

Kitesurfing in Exmouth

4. Hope Cove heaven

An area of outstanding national beauty (AONB) and famous for its filming of the BBC series The Coroner. Hope Cove is a sheltered sandy cove, a must-see when visiting Devon.

Hope Cove

5. Spot the wildlife at Dawlish Warren

Dawlish Warren is internationally recognised as an important ecological site, home to thousands of birds in the winter and 600 types of flowering plants, attracting bird watchers and wildlife enthusiasts from afar.

Dawlish Warren



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Perfectly placed near the South Devon coast, set within rolling hills and countryside you will not find stays better than Long Barn Cottages. Spend your time exploring some of our favourite instagrammable spots and return to your cottage for a home-cooked dinner. Share your favourite Devon memories with us on Facebook and Instagram using the hashtag #longbarnholidays.

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