Pets Welcome!

We understand that bringing the family pet on holiday is very important to our guests!  As dog owners ourselves we know that terrible feeling of having to put your four legged friend into kennels.   Now you don’t have to because at South Coombe Country Cottages we welcome dogs of all shapes and sizes. There are 15 acres of land to explore; … Read More

A South Coombe Christmas

Relax and unwind in one of our cosy cottages over the festive season.  There are three cottage with log burning fires, one with underfloor heating and one with central heating.  A short break before, during or after Christmas may be just what you need to recharge your batteries.  Our indoor heated pool and sauna are open everyday, as are the … Read More

South Coombe in Late Summer – Apple Pie and Golden Colours

This is an image of the orchard from earlier in the year. The apples are now on the trees and should be ready for picking in September / October. As in previous years we will invite our guests to help themselves. They make great apple crumble! We also have lots of blackberries on the bushes so why not push the boat out and make a … Read More

5 Star Cottage at South Coombe

Following our recent assessment visit by Quality in Tourism, we are pleased to announce that Orchard Cottage has been awarded a 5 star grading. The cottage, which sleeps six people, has three bedrooms, all on the ground floor. The double bedroom has an en suite shower room and there is a house bathroom serving the two twin rooms. Upstairs it … Read More

New Holiday Cottage at South Coombe

We are very pleased to announce that we are opening a fifth holiday cottage at South Coombe. Orchard Cottage is a converted cart-house standing in the middle of its own private gardens. It has three bedrooms – one double and two twins, two bathrooms (including one en-suite to the double bedroom) and a wonderful open plan living area at the … Read More

South Coombe – Wonderful Views and a Log Stockpile!

Over last winter we had a lot of work done on thinning out trees at South Coombe. As well as allowing for even better Devon views this has given us a huge stockpile of logs ready for our winter guests to burn in the wood-burners that are installed in three of our cottages. Christmas and New Year in particular are … Read More

New Arrival at South Coombe

At the end of May we welcomed the newest member to the family – a beautiful weimaraner puppy called Maddie. Maddie is just 11 weeks old but, within two days of arriving, had her first inclusion in one of the cottage visitor’s books, having melted the hearts of the guests who were staying there. Poor Tilley (our 10 year old ... Read More

South Coombe Bed & Breakfast

Setting up our new Bed & breakfast family suite has enabled us to welcome guests into South Coombe’s farmhouse – a beautiful 17th century Devon longhouse with a thatched roof and cob walls. A Bed & Breakfast option that includes use of an indoor swimming pool, sauna and games room is a fabulous facility to be able to offer our ... Read More

South Coombe Country Cottages launches new website

We are pleased to announce the launch of our new website – - with details of all our holiday cottages, our bed & breakfast options and our extensive leisure facilities. Frequently our guests told us that the old website did not fully capture the beauty of South Coombe. One of our objectives when putting together the new site was ... Read More