Beach Cottages

Appledore on the North Devon coast is one of those quaint seaside villages dotted with fishermen’s cottages that you must visit at least once; there’s every chance you’ll keep coming back though once you’ve experienced the charm of this coastal gem. Steeped in history, surrounded by great sandy beaches and packed with interesting things to see and do, hiring one of the self-catering Appledore cottages listed below could be the best holiday idea you’ve had for a long time.


Still heavily engaged in the boat building industry, Appledore retains much of its charm of yesteryear and has become a popular destination for families and couples looking to explore North Devon. Play a round of golf, catch a few waves at one of the many surfing beaches nearby or hire one of the pet friendly Appledore cottages and take your faithful hound for a stroll along the South West Coastal path. Large groups of friends or big families with children will find Appledore offers something for everyone, with plenty of galleries, pubs and one of the best fish and chip shops in the South West; sure to please the kids or a bunch of hungry surfers.


The village is located next to the River Torridge near Bideford and Barnstaple and makes a great base for those looking to rent self-catering accommodation in Appledore which can be used as a base to explore further afield or if you're a keen surfer check out the Westward Ho seaview apartments just a short drive away. The holiday cottages listed below are all either on or near the seafront, with some offering sea views and located just a short walk to the beach, ideal for romantic couples or those looking to hire luxury cottages to celebrate a special anniversary, birthday or Christmas. Whatever your budget or group size, or whether you need a big holiday home or an apartment that accepts pets, renting one of the holiday rentals below should ensure your stay is an enjoyable one.