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 Bay Horsefive star rating
23rd Nov 2023
Food is of Michelin star quality, and it’s the friendliest pub we’ve ever been in.
We have been to thousands of pubs in the UK, and this one tops them all.
RHS Rosemoorfive star rating
15th Nov 2023
Amazing place to visit even in the rain!! Beautiful gardens, credit to the staff! We had lunch in the restaurant which was amazing too - well worth the visit!!
The Exeter Inn Umberleighfive star rating
15th Nov 2023
We had a lovely meal in the Exeter Inn, just a short walk from our holiday home
The Fox and Hounds Cattistockfour star rating
13th Nov 2023
We were made to feel welcome. Log fire burning, lovely furniture to relax on, drinks high standard, staff friendly and helpful. We were on holiday staying in the village. They do…
Ye Olde Globe Innfive star rating
12th Nov 2023
This is a proper pub in every way possible..Good beer,good food,friendly people and a bit of entertainment too !!