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.
Peckish Fish & Chipsfive star rating
12th Nov 2019
Excellent fish and chips, good start to a holiday.
The Hidden Hutfive star rating
3rd Nov 2019
What a wonderful beachside find. It is super popular now so expect to queue, but it's is completely worth it with exceptional food, and a great beachside location. You won't regret…
The Victory Innfour star rating
3rd Nov 2019
A cosy local pub with surprisingly good food, games for rainy weather and child friendly menus.
Harbour Lights Traditional Fish and Chipsfive star rating
31st Oct 2019
One of the best fish and chip shops I have eaten from - super service with click and collect, a must try - you won’t be disappointed👍
The Exeter Inn Umberleighfive star rating
30th Oct 2019
We had to go back for the burgers 3 times because they where so amazing! It's all hand made from local produce! Love love love! Definitely worth a trip and the…