Cuckoo Down Farm

West Hill

Wonderful glamping, farm animals, hot tubs and right by the coast.

  • roomUnits 6
  • person Sleeps 2 - 6
  • bed Bedrooms 1 - 1
  • petPets Yes
  • mobilityMobility No
  • Babies
  • Toddlers
  • Older Kids
  • Teens
From £395/week
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Love the thought of camping but dread the pitch up with kids in tow? Try a family-friendly glamping holiday, on a farm, in the unspoilt East Devon countryside. In either a luxury spacious yurt or safari tent, it's life-changing and inevitably leads to a very chilled and comfortable, not really camping, experience. This is where kids have freedom to play, explore, meet animals and generally just have the time of their lives. Cuckoo Down Farm awaits…

About this place

Best bits

  • It's a glorious retreat – the farm has five fields, a three-acre private bluebell oak wood and even a pretty stream running through it to splash around in.
  • Don’t worry about leaving mod-cons behind – free to use fridges, freezer, washing machine and tumble dryer can be found in the barn, along with power points.
  • Fabulous location with beaches, Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and lots of days out on the doorstep.

Top tips

  • Book a massage for mum or dad while the kids play in the field.
  • Arrange campfires in the evening and book in catered hot food if you don’t feel like cooking – a treat for all.
  • Stay up late and see amazing stars at night – the site is in an official Dark Skies zone.

Plan your stay

What are the facilities like? Where can you eat? What can you do?

Hot tubs
Outdoor play equipment
Farm animals
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There are two tents that are more accessible than others and the owners will do their utmost to allow access for all.

Location & local area

About the owners

Becky & John

Cuckoo Down Farm is part of our family farm in east Devon. We have six children ourselves so we know a thing or two about what makes a family holiday fun and relaxing for everyone. We’ve been welcoming guests to Cuckoo Down Farm for 11 years, many come again and again.

Owner recommendations

  • Head to Exmouth beach where there’s 2 miles of golden sand to explore, plus rock pools and donkey rides.

  • Treat the kids’ to a day of rides, attractions, live shows and the zoo at Crealy Adventure Park.

  • Tuck in to some gourmet fish and chips and sustainable seafood at Rockfish Exmouth.

  • Sidmouth Beach is only 20 minutes away and is a great place to try paddle boarding.

  • Explore the stunning grounds and children’s play areas of Bicton Park.

Plan your stay at Cuckoo Down Farm

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