The best Devon hotels to visit in September

While Devon is popular in the summer, when the schools have gone back in September it becomes a peaceful holiday haven surrounded by spectacular seascapes.  Here are 10 of the good hotel guide’s top Devon hotels to visit in September…

The best Devon hotels to visit in September

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Soar Mill Cove Hotel

Soar Mill Cove Hotel - Autumn Adventures Await

Soar Mill Cove

.From dolphin-spotting to table tennis, there is plenty to enjoy at Keith Makepeace’s family-friendly hotel, which stands in expansive countryside, with views towards the sea.
  • gym
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • tennis
  • seaside
  • indoor_pool
  • view
  • disabled
10% discount voucher
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Watersmeet

Watersmeet - Winter Indulgence Break

Woolacombe

Above Woolacombe Bay, this former Edwardian gentleman’s retreat is today a ‘comfortable, relaxed’ hotel owned by Amanda James.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • spa
  • wifi
  • seaside
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • view
  • disabled
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Fingals

Fingals

Dittisham

‘In an utterly peaceful valley, Richard Johnston’s quirky B&B is a cross between a 1930s rural escape and an eccentric aristocrat’s home, with a bit of adventure at every turn, and lots to keep you entertained.’
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • bandb
  • wifi
  • tennis
  • indoor_pool
  • b&b
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The Old Rectory Hotel

The Old Rectory Hotel

Martinhoe

In ‘what must be one of the most tranquil places in the country’, Huw Rees and Sam Prosser run their ‘splendid’ hotel, a handsomely converted Georgian rectory in large, well-maintained grounds.
  • golf
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • guesthouse
  • wifi
  • b&b
  • disabled
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Hotel Riviera

Hotel Riviera

Sidmouth

Old-school service and attention to detail come to the fore at this ‘splendid place’ overlooking Lyme Bay.
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • wifi
  • parking
  • seaside
  • weddings
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The Cary Arms

The Cary Arms

Babbacombe

Step out of your yacht, if you have it, and on to the private jetty at Lana de Savary’s cliff-face hotel, on a ‘fabulously secluded’ cove; the rest of us will descend the winding road and admire the wide vista over the Teign estuary.
  • gym
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • garden
  • value
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • seaside
  • indoor_pool
  • view
7
Thurlestone Hotel

Thurlestone Hotel

Kingsbridge

‘The Grose family maintains its excellent tradition’ of providing first-class hospitality near the rugged Devon coastline, where consecutive generations have run the family-friendly hotel for more than 120 years.
  • gym
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • parking
  • tennis
  • seaside
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • view
  • disabled
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South Sands

South Sands

Salcombe

At high tide, the waves come up to the wraparound terrace of this ‘beautifully designed’ beachside hotel, sheltered in a pretty cove.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • value
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • parking
  • seaside
  • view
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