A Short Break in West Cornwall
Discover mermaids and Mounts, all in a day trip when you travel the far west of Cornwall.…
Hidden Nooks and Crannies
Tired of the beach? Map out your own 'Journey to the Centre of the Earth'…
Ten Classic Castles
Perched on hilltops, surrounded by sea, presiding over windswept moors, or crouched on the cliffs...…
A guide to the West Country from the people who know…
A few years ago, the Classic Cottages team started writing about where we live and why we love it. It began with a series of mini-guides designed to help guests in our holiday cottages get the most of their holiday. Over time these have evolved into the Classic Guide, our 'do-it-yourself' travel guide to things to do and places to visit in Cornwall, Devon, Somerset and Dorset.
The Old Smithyfive star rating
1st Sep 2014
Fantastic country pub with friendly staff, great food and a lovely garden.
The Manor Inntwo star rating
29th Aug 2014
Typical Devon village pub,one mile from cottage,food average,good selection of local beers.
Heartlandsfour star rating
26th Aug 2014
A great park to take the children to burn of some steam - lots of different areas with all sorts of play equipment - swings/slides/tunnels/a big sand pit with diggers/scoopers (a…
Roskilly'sfive star rating
26th Aug 2014
A great place to visit with children - lots of animals to say hello to, feed the ducks, watch the milking and of course to sample the yummy ice cream! And,…
Chutney's Restaurantfour star rating
24th Aug 2014
Definitely worth a visit, gets very busy at weekends so go early! Plenty of choice on the menu, beautifully cooked chef's specials, polite service, just what you need. My husband…