Group homestays in Devon

Devon

Salcombe HarbourDevon is part of South West England, bounded by Cornwall to the west, Somerset to the northeast, and Dorset to the east. It is most famous for its clotted cream, scones and Devonshire cream tea.

The Jurassic Coast is a World Heritage Site. It stretches from Exmouth in East Devon to Old Harry Rocks near Swanage in East Dorset, a total distance of 96 miles (155 kilometres). Its entire length can be walked on the South West Coast Path. The Jurassic Coast was named as the fifth-greatest natural wonder in Britain.

Devon has a variety of festivals and traditional practices, including the traditional orchard-visiting Wassail in Whimple every January, and the carrying of flaming tar barrels in Ottery St. Mary, where people who have lived in Ottery for long enough are called upon to celebrate Bonfire Night by running through the village with flaming barrels on their backs.

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Transport

Rail

Great Western Railway operates numerous regional, local and suburban services, as well as intercity services to and from London Paddington. Other intercity services travel to Manchester Piccadilly, Edinburgh Waverley, Glasgow Central, Dundee, Aberdeen and Penzance, and other services between London Waterloo and Exeter St Davids on the West of England Main Line.

Rates for Devon

Prices are per night. Please note the below is a guide, please contact us for the full rates and list of supplements.

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High season is 1 February to 31 July and 1 September to 31 October.
Low season is 1 to 31 January, 1 to 31 August and 1 November to 31 December.

Supplements for Devon

Supplement for leaders/drivers in twin room is £3.00 pppn on above prices.
Supplement for leaders in single room, subject to availability, is £6.00 pppn on above prices.
Supplement for drivers in single room is £10.00 pppn on above prices.
Extra packed lunch is £5.00 pppn.
A supplement of £2.00 per person per night will be added for 2 night stay bookings.

Booking fee

1-3 nights = £100.00
4-7 nights = £50.00
8 nights or more = £0.00

  • May include:
  • Plymouth
  • Exeter
  • Torquay
  • Woolacombe
  • Paignton
  • Salcombe
  • Dartmoor
  • Tavistock
  • Tiverton
  • Barnstaple

 

Please note that although we do cover the above areas we may not necessarily be recruiting new hosts in all areas at all times. If you are thinking of becoming a host, but would first like to confirm if we are currently recruiting in your area prior to completing the application form, please drop us a quick message on our contact us form and let us know your postcode. We will reply as quickly as possible.

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