31st March 2021
What to do on your Summer Break
Summer is for forgetting your troubles, soaking up the summer sun and making fun-filled memories that will last a lifetime. The Devon coast will not disappoint for your summer break, especially when you can retreat back to the luxury of The Devon Hotel. Planning a break can be stressful but we’ve put together our top things to do when visiting us.
The Jurassic Coast
If you’re looking for stunning natural beauty, vast coastlines, seaside walks and fossil hunting fun this is the perfect place for you. Spanning over 95 miles this World Heritage Site which dates back to 185 million years ago will not disappoint.
Head onto the Water
Take to the water on your next Devon break, with sun-kissed waters surrounding you you will find peace and tranquillity as you bob in the ocean. Find a new sense of calm as you look back on the Devon coast, from paddleboarding, sailing, coasteering and surfing there are endless things to do out at sea.
Dartmoor National Park
Stretching over 368 square miles you will feel like you’ve stepped into a Jane Austen film. Rugged moorland, vast landscapes and quaint villages dotted in between awaits you for your next adventure. Pack a picnic and make a day of it as you explore this stunning National Park.
There are plenty of unmissable places to eat and drink in Devon, making it the perfect place for a foodie escape. With many incredible restaurants and pubs, Devon has earned the respected reputation of a foodie hotspot. Ranging from beachside cafes, country pubs, seafood eateries, cream teas and delicious restaurants. Grab a deck chair, bask in the summer sun and enjoy amazing local food on your summer break.
If it’s a break for all the family then Devon is the place for you, with endless fun-filled activities for all you’ll find yourself returning to again and again. Get rollercoaster ready as you head to Crealy Theme Park & Resort from the Safari express, Crealy Grand Prix and the Twister it will be sure to be a fun-filled day out. If roller coasters aren’t quite your thing then head to the treetops as you climb, jump and zipline through the forest at Go Ape and if real life Apes are more your thing then head to Paignton Zoo. Devon is full of family fun so sit back and enjoy making special memories that will last a lifetime.
Nothing beats coming away and treating yourself to something special. The city of Exeter is right on your doorstep and with some amazing local, retail and designer shops it won't disappoint. From Roly's Fudge through to an 8 floor John Lewis store you will find yourself strolling from shop to shop enjoying every moment.