Walking Holidays in Devon


Walking Holidays in Devon: The Old Shippon

Walking the South West Coast Path

The vast network of quiet lanes, open countryside and beautiful coastal path, make North Devon and Cornwall the ideal location for walking holidays. With many of the old dis-used railway tracks having been converted into dedicated paths and cycle ways, including the Ruby, Tarka and Camel Trails, that are both ideal and interesting for both dedicated ramblers and for families with children.

“A lovely base to come back to whilst walking the South West Coastal Path” – (The Simpsons)

The Old Shippon at Dunsdon Farm is the ideal location to base yourself whether for families on a gentle ramble, or hardened walkers who want to scale the many Torrs or Dartmoor. So for walking holidays in Devon,The Old Shippon at Dunsdon Farm is an ideal location to base yourself.

“Glorious and comfortable five star self catering in Devon, to come back to after a long days walking the coastal paths” – Bill Giles and Family – (June 2015)

The Old Shippon has been accredited by Visit England for its Five Star Walkers Welcome accreditation,
and as such maintains a high standard for walkers and families. The Old Shippon also welcomes dogs
and provides a great base for dog walking in Devon.

So if you’re looking for five star cottages near the South West Coast Path to base you Devon or Cornwall walking holiday, five star self catering cottages near the South West Coastal Path, or just for five star dog friendly cottages in Devon – The Old Shippon will be a great base for you!

Additional Links:

Devon County Council – Walking & Riding Information - Devon Walking Holidays including walking Holidays in North Devon.

Cornwall County Council – South West Coast Path :