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Reconnect and Recharge: A Family Holiday at Saunton Beach

Discover North Devon’s best-kept secret: Saunton Sands Beach, a paradise for family holidays that offers more than just sun and sand. Here, you’ll find the gateway to adventure, nature, and relaxation, right at the heart of the North Devon AONB (Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty). Discover the hidden wonders of Braunton Burrows through enchanting walks that take you deep into the heart of this UNESCO Biosphere Reserve. Furthermore, the South West Coast Path and the Tarka Trail are close by offering routes that’ll take you through the heart of Devon enjoying spectacular views.

With its impressive 3.5-mile stretch of golden sands and stunning views that reach out to Lundy Island and across to Clovelly and Hartland in the distance, Saunton Beach is a slice of coastal paradise. At Saunton Beach Villas, families can enjoy beach holidays that strengthen bonds and memories that you’ll talk about for years to come. And, don’t forget, we’re a dog-friendly destination, so you can bring your entire family, including your furry friends, for the ultimate seaside escape.

All Villas now have ultrafast wifi and smart TVs, meaning that your children will be happy, your social feeds won’t feel abandoned, and you might even enjoy a film together when the night draws in!

So, why choose a family holiday at Saunton Beach Villas?

1. Nature’s Playground at Saunton Beach

Saunton Beach, with its 3.5-mile expanse of golden sands, offers a paradise for children and adults alike. It’s a place where the wonders of nature come to life. Your kids can build sandcastles, fly kites, or simply take long walks along the pristine shoreline with the dog. With the Villas all just a stroll away from the beach, you’ll have the convenience of returning to your cosy haven after a day of exploration.

2. Active Adventures Along the South West Coast Path

The South West Coast Path is the doorway to thrilling views and unbeatable adventure. Take your family on a hiking adventure along one of the many routes (see our local recommendations). There are miles and miles of coastal routes to choose from and your furry friends are welcome to join in on the excitement too.

3. Cycling Fun on the Tarka Trail

The Tarka Trail is perfect for cycling enthusiasts, and it’s dog-friendly too. This trail leads you through diverse landscapes, from woodlands to estuaries, providing a unique perspective on North Devon’s natural beauty.

4. Dog-friendly all Year Round

Uniquely for the area, Saunton is dog-friendly throughout the year without seasonal restrictions; no matter what time of year you choose to visit, your four legged friends are always welcome! The Villas are completely dog-friendly too, in fact, we’ve won several awards for dog-friendly excellence!

5. Happy Hearts with Braunton Burrows

Braunton Burrows, a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, is a tranquil escape where your family and your dogs can immerse themselves in the beauty of dunes, wildlife, and tranquility. This serene environment reduces stress and anxiety, promoting mental well-being for your entire family.

6. Imagination Unleashed at Saunton Sands Beach

Saunton Sands is where your children’s imaginations can soar. They can explore on the rocks, sled down the vast dunes, collect driftwood, and enjoy the endless expanse of the sea (perhaps even have a surf lesson or two?!). After the sun has set, return to your self-catering Villa to share stories of their adventures.

7. Sunsets at Saunton Sands Beach

As the day comes to a close, gather your family, both human and canine, to watch the breathtaking sunset over Saunton Sands. These magical moments as the sun sets into the sea against a glowing backdrop are simply unbeatable – unforgettable memories and enviable Instagram posts!

Find out what all the fuss is about with a Saunton Sands Beach holiday in North Devon with Saunton Beach Villas. We offer self-catering accommodation that provides the comfort and convenience of a home away from home for your entire family, including your beloved dogs. Unwind and rediscover the beauty of family togetherness by the beach.

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