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10th May 2022

Fit for a Queen: 10 Regal Homes for a Royal Family Holiday

Ever wondered how it feels to live like a royal? In honour of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, we’ve compiled...

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3rd May 2022

12 Cheddar Gorge Walks You Must Explore

Our guide to Cheddar Gorge walks offers a wide range of scenic trails, all of which offer unbeatable views...

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11th April 2022

The 11 Best Dog-Friendly Beaches in Cornwall

If you’re looking for dog-friendly beaches, Cornwall is the perfect UK destination for you and your pups! There are...

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Families devon geocaching
5 years ago

Geocaching: Treasure Hunting in Devon

What is geocaching? Geocaching is a popular outdoor treasure-hunting activity where you use a GPS device, like a smartphone, to...

5 years ago

We’ve reached our millionth holiday!

Sykes Cottages is proud to announce that our one millionth holiday has just been booked! From our humble beginnings...

5 years ago

Perfect places to propose in Devon

Devon is one of Britain’s most romantic locations and the ideal destination to plan the perfect proposal. Home to...

Pet Friendly devon dog friendly beaches feature
5 years ago

Dog-Friendly Beaches in Devon

There’s much for your furry friend to enjoy at the beach, from playing fetch to going for a swim....

Food and Drink Devon pubs feature
5 years ago

Devon’s Best Pubs & Cafes

With two beautiful coasts, breathtaking countryside and a variety of attractions, it will come as no surprise that many people...

Arts & Entertainment
5 years ago

Literary Devon – Discover the Places from Between the Pages

Devon, with its historic cities and breath-taking natural landscapes, has inspired the great and the good of the literary...

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