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Higher Bowden Holiday Cottages


Tel: 01803 770745

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Higher Bowden Holiday Cottages located in a spectacular south facing valley with views down to Blackpool Sands beach

Higher Bowden Holiday Cottages, lie in a spectacular south facing hillside at the top of the valley leading down to Blackpool Sands beach, South Devon and within 15 minutes drive is the pretty historic naval port of Dartmouth with its many notable restaurants.

*** On May 31st 2014 Higher Bowden was presented with a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award. The accolade, which honours hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveller reviews on TripAdvisor, and is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide. Only the top-performing 10 per cent of businesses listed on TripAdvisor receive this prestigious award. ****

This family run complex of thirteen cottages was developed from two adjoining 17th century farms set in 6.5 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds, each cottage having its own individual character and providing a superb level of comfort and modern amenity. Children are particularly catered for with baclkout curtains, cots, high chairs, stair gates and booster seats provided free of charge.

All Cottages include:
• Either 26" or 32" (full HD) LCD TVs with Freeview & and selected Sky Sports channels plus DVD player. Selected cottage also have an Apple TV controller to view the owners iTunes film library.
• Wireless Broadband Internet.
• Are equipped to a high standard with fitted kitchens, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher, washer/dryer etc. direct dial telephone and radio/cd player, log burning stoves in brick inglenooks, plus their own outdoor sitting area, mostly with a secure terrace or small garden
• The cottages are located across the spectacular landscaped 6.5 acre site and are very quiet due to the thick stone walls and our restriction on group/party bookings.
• Free access to superb facilities consisting of: Swimming pool, Gym, Sauna, Spa Bath, Games room, Snooker room, Under 5’s Play room, Tennis, Putting
. Our friendly goats, guinea pigs and ornamental fish pond are always an attraction for families especially feed time!

Open March through to October plus New Year Period (Dec 27th - Jan 4th) and February Half Term.


  • 4-5 Visit England Stars Self Catering
4-5 Visit England Stars Self Catering


  • Visit EnglandGold Gold 2013
  • Green AwardsGreen Tourism Business Scheme (Gold) Green Tourism Business Scheme (Gold) 2012
  • Visit EnglandFamilies Welcome Families Welcome 2013
  • Regional and MiscellaneousTrip Advisor Certificate of Excellence Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence 2013

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