The county that inspired Agatha Christie and Arthur Conan Doyle is the perfect place to escape from the world and experience life on a working farm. Adults and children alike fall in love with the animals that range from sheep, pigs and dairy herd that needs regular milking.
Nestled in the picture postcard Devon countryside on the Prince of Wales’ Duchy of Cornwall estate, with its rolling fields and panoramic views Billingsmoor farm is the perfect location for a glamping Devon family holiday. What’s more, the farm is less than 20 miles from the soft sands of Exmouth’s famous family beach and 20 miles from Dartmoor National Park. There is also excellent access to Billingsmoor itself, which is a 10-minute drive from the M5. Being Devon, the farm is surrounded by National Trust Properties two of which are within 10 miles. Click here for more information.
It’s impossible to be bored at Ilfracombe Farm, with an abundance of activities for young and old alike. Surfing, cycling and hiking are just a few of the ways to get a taste of the area. Children will love the indoor play barn, which has a ball pit and an old tractor to mess around on. The many beautiful walks in the area provide a more sedate way to fill the days. The farm is situated within an area of outstanding natural beauty, along the heritage coastlin of Exmoor National Park. Click here for more information.