Cofton Country Holidays - Campsite
Child friendly campsite, Devon – Family Friendly Campsite Nr Dawlish, South Devon
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About Cofton Country Holidays - Campsite
An award winning holiday park in Dawlish, ideal for family camping holidays in South Devon with fantastics leisure facilities to keep the kids happy
Cofton Country Holidays has wide choice available of touring & camping pitches as well as holiday homes and cottages at this award-winning, 4 star graded park just 20 minutes from the M5 Exeter. It's ideal for family holidays in Devon with its close proximity to Dawlish Warren beach just a 30 minutes’ walk through nature trails. The popular tourist attractions of South Devon, Exeter and Dartmoor are all within easy reach. With a fantastic range of facilities including a brand new indoor swimming pool, steam room and gym as well as an on-site shop, restaurants, playgrounds, fishing lakes and an outdoor pool for the summer season.
The Away with the Kids review
Cofton Country Holidays is a popular family camping and touring park due to is excellent on-site facilities and its fabulous location on South Devon’s coast. With over eighty acres of Devon countryside to explore including rolling meadows, open parkland, mature woods and fishing lakes you will struggle to find a more beautiful setting for your holiday. And for beach lovers who can’t resist building sandcastles and dipping toes in the sea you are only a short hop away (1.5 miles) from a blue flag sandy beach at Dawlish Warren.
The accommodation at Cofton occupies a range of locations across 30 acres of the main park as well as on the nearby Eastdon Estate. For the self catering holiday cottages and apartments please clcik here.
Touring and Camping
There are thirty acres of parkland for those who love the feeling of being a bit closer to nature. Although the site is in a valley, plenty of terracing means that the actual pitches are all pretty much level, , the higher up pitches have the superb countryside views and come with electric hook-up and have ample awning space. Many have superb countryside views. Hard-standing and Super Pitches also available plus there is a separate orchard reserved for tents. There are six high-quality toilet blocks, covered washing up areas, laundrettes, mother and baby rooms and family/disabled bathrooms. The site is very popular during school holidays so it always makes sense to book in advance. Although the site is in a valley, plenty of terracing means that the actual pitches are all pretty much level. The higher-up terraced pitches additionally give excellent views across the site.
For breakfast, lunch and dinner, Amelia's is adjacent to the indoor pool and also has great views of the outdoor pool and the park. Whether a coffee and cake after a swim or stopping for lunch, you'll find a friendly and casual atmosphere and delicious food. Within Amelia's Pantry there is a small children's soft play area suitable for children up to age 8.
Child Friendly Facilities
Opened in 2013, the new indoor leisure complex offers something for everyone along with the rest of the facilities.The indoor pool (which charges a small fee per person) has massage jets, hydrotherapy bubble loungers and a splash pad play area for 'little ones' plus a sauna and steam room for the adults. There is also a well equipped gym. The free outdoor heated swimming pool, provides hours of fun in the sunshine but can get very busy in the summer months. Children’s facilities are extensive and include play areas at opposite ends of the campsite, as well as a woodland adventure play area and nature trail. Sandwiched between the woodland area and the swimming pool complex is a sloping meadow with a couple of donkeys and a pony for children to pet.
Dog Friendly Campsite
At Cofton there is a dedicated dog walking field and plenty of local walks to keep the little four legged friends busy.
Location and things to do in Devon
Cofton Country park is a handy distance from J30 of the M5. From Cofton you can take a leisurely walk through Eastdon Woods and down to Dawlish Warren Beach which offers panoramic views across the Exe Estuary. If you are feeling really adventurous you can walk on further to Dawlish via the Coastal Path, the National Cycle Route is nearby and can be joined at Cockwood and you can now cycle seamlessly with the new bridge at Powderham onto Exeter or Exmouth and beyond. It's really handy to go a couple of miles up the road and park at Starcross station and get the train along the coast past Dawlish and onto Torquay, or get the passenger ferry over to Exmouth.
Also on-site there are several fishing lakes, which should keep anglers amused and they are a haven for wildlife.
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