The line-up has been announced for Oceanfest 2020, the headline act are the Kaiser Chiefs being supported by Rudimental, Sub Focas, Reef and the Bluestones with more to follow. The weekend play list is Rudimental and Sub Focus are on the Friday, the Kaiser Chiefs are playing on the Saturd...Read Blog Post
If you are a keen cyclist or cycling family why not use Smythen Farm for your holiday base. Locally to Smythen Farm we one of the best Cycle paths in England, the Tarka Trail. The Tarka Trail is one of the UKs longest traffic free cycle paths ambling its way through the beautiful North De...Read Blog Post
Smythen Farm makes the perfect holiday location for families with dogs, with acres of land and cosy cottages. Surrounding us are a number of excellent dog-friendly beaches to let your pooch stretch their four legs on! Putsborough Sands Nestled between Croyde and Woolacombe you'll find the vast s...Read Blog Post
Our smallest holiday cottage, Honey Pot Cottage is the perfect holiday home for couples looking to get away in North Devon with its modern, cosy design and comfortable double bed. If you're looking to get away for a romantic break in North Devon, or the beautiful national park of Exmoor, we have th...Read Blog Post
There's plenty to do for families on holiday at Smythen Farm North Devon holiday cottages. We can personally recommend some excellent walks, bike rides and local attractions. For those looking for something a little different, why not learn to surf at our local surf school in Westward Ho. The No...Read Blog Post
Cottage holidays are a great way to bring large families together - offering the rare advantage of fitting the largest families under one roof. Often for customers staying in our largest self-catering cottage, it's the first time since their older children moved out of home that they've all been ...Read Blog Post
I'm sure you'll be pleased to know that for the majority of us, on Monday 29th May you wont need to head to work! If you're looking to escape for the upcoming Spring Bank Holiday on the 29th May, you're not alone! Tens of thousands of tourists will flock to tranquil North Devon that weekend, drawn...Read Blog Post
Looking to escape for a long weekend this summer? Nestled away in the beautiful countryside of North Devon, Smythen Farm North Devon Holiday Cottages offer couples, families and large groups the perfect get-away for a short break in North Devon. Book a Short Break in North Devon Whether you're sho...Read Blog Post
Active Escape are a dedicated adventure and outdoor activities company operating in North Devon who supply a range of outdoor activities ideal for groups or families, including Rafting, Coasteering, Surf Rafting and much more. These activities are ideal for a family day out or a special event....Read Blog Post
In a place of wide spaces and big skies, without roads, cars or pollution, simply walking is a profound pleasure. Lundy has a milder climate than the mainland, with more sunshine and less rain. The particular character of Lundy derives from its varied terrain; on the west side, exposed to the Atl...Read Blog Post
If you're planning a family holiday in North Devon for the Easter holidays, you'll be pleased to hear that the Woolacombe Beach lifeguard service will resume in time for your holiday! 2017 Lifeguard Season Dates Easter school holidays 1-23 April Daily 29 April-1 O...Read Blog Post
Im sure this years going to give us plenty of beautiful summer spring days in the coming months, but with English weather it's always worth having a backup plan! Here at Smythen Farm North Devon Holiday Cottages we've got plenty of indoor local attractions and on-sight activities to ensure you'll ne...Read Blog Post
In order to celebrate all the work we've had done at Smythen Farm Holiday Cottages this year, we're putting all holidays until the end of April on sale. We hope this will allow more people to checkout all the brilliant changes we've made from our new swimming pool to the brand new games room! ...Read Blog Post
We're always looking for new local attractions that our guests can visit on their north devon self catering holiday with us. Often we find great local markets, summer-time fates and local pub events, but the latest attraction to hit North Devon is something much more energetic! Air Extreme Barnsta...Read Blog Post
If you're looking to get away with your family over Autumn, then book a short break or week holiday here at Smythen Farm Holiday Cottages. Set in the heart of North Devon, our child friendly self catering holiday cottages are the ideal location to get away with the kids. We've got a massive amount ...Read Blog Post
Honey Pot is a beautiful, compact cottage ideal for couples. Honey Pot is dog-friendly and fully equipped for a comfortable break in North Devon.
Primrose Lane cottage is a dog-friendly, compact cottage. Boasting a double bedroom, Primrose Lane cottage can sleep up to 3 with a pull out sofa bed ideal for children
Buttercup Cottage is an ideal cottage for families, especially those with fury members as its dog-friendly. Located in the courtyard, Buttercup cottage can sleep 4
Located in the courtyard, Honeysuckle Cottage is dog-friendly and ideal for families of up to 4.
Sea View cottage is a superb, dog-friendly holiday cottage with stunning views across the North Devon coast. Ideal for families of 5. The bedrooms have the amazing view across the Sterridge valley and the Bristol Channel to Wales
Sunalways Cottage is a spacious, family-friendly cottage sleeping 5 with beautiful views of the Sterridge valley. The vaulted ceilings give a large bright spacious living area
Fisherswood Cottage is a large and spacious cottage with beautiful vaulted ceilings. Sleeping up to 5 guests.
Forest View Cottage is a large, spacious cottage ideal for large families. This cottage is dog-friendly and can sleep up to 6 guests.
Meadow Sweet is dog friendly and the largest cottage at Smythen Farm. Book this cottage early as its well sort-after for large families or 2 families sharing. Meadow Sweet boasts stunning views across the Sterridge Valley.