The Long Linhay Holiday Cottage - an exclusive holiday hideaway set on the stunning North Devon coast


We have lots of happy guests at the Long Linhay!

Here are some of their comments:


  • Superb accommodation in an idyllic setting! It is the attention to detail and personal touches which make all the difference – fresh flowers in every room, cream tea on arrival and even a bird book and binoculars.
  • The number of repeat bookings that the Long Linhay receives tells you everything you need to know – quite outstanding!
  • A wonderful place to stay with lots of walks on the doorstep.
  • Spotless, well-equipped, comfy and cosy.
  • The Long Linhay is a four season, beautifully maintained, well-equipped, extremely comfortable home from home. Enjoy the peace and quiet of its unique position; relax on the patio and forget the pressures of modern life – however, placed within easy access of pubs, restaurants and all the treasures of North Devon.
  • A most enjoyable eleventh visit: as usual, everything just perfect.


  • “Wow! What a beautiful cottage in a beautiful location. No wonder so many people come back time after time!”
  • “The cottage is stunning and the facilities within are amazing. We enjoyed our visit so much we can’t wait to come back!”
  • “As always the welcome was exceptionally warm, whilst the ambiance of the Long Linhay is magnificent and unique.”
  • “Another fabulous week’s holiday at the Long Linhay. Lovely coastal walks and fantastic scenery, just perfect!”
  • “What a wonderful holiday we have had at the Long Linhay. The owner made us feel very welcome and to find a cream tea waiting for us was a delicious surprise. The cottage has been so comfortable. It is clean and cosy and had all the home comforts we needed!”
  • “Long Linhay is an outstanding cottage in a fabulous area. Wonderful walks straight from the door and, of course, great beaches!”
  • “So good we don’t want to go home!”


  • “Our favourite holiday destination, everything is always so clean and welcoming.”
  • “Outstanding accommodation + area of outstanding natural beauty = outstanding holiday!”
  • “It really doesn’t get any better than the Long Linhay, exquisite decor, immaculate and set amidst tranquil spectacular scenery.”
  • “We love your cottage, we love your hospitality, we love your village. Quite simply we loved everything!”
  • “The beauty of the area, the warmth of the welcome and the comfort of the Long Linhay can all be summed up in two words – ‘Simply Wonderful!’
  • “We have had the best holiday and made the most precious memories here in this beautiful cottage. Excellent accommodation with everything to make you feel at home. Perfect location too!”
  • “Ten out of ten for such a well appointed and immaculately clean cottage. We were very pleased with our stay here and the very warm welcome we receieved on arrival”
  • “This is our fourth visit to The Long Linhay. We keep returning to this beautiful cottage in the most stunning of locations”
  • “Excellent, cosy, welcoming, tranquil, peaceful! The list is endless. More than met our expectations.”
  • “So glad we found you, a perfect retreat”
  • “A superb cottage in a great location. Lots of walking from the doorstep. Loved the suntrap patio and bird watching.”
  • “Beautiful cottage with excellent facilities – the log burner makes it so cosy”
  • “Simply the best cottage we have stayed in in the UK – 5*”
  • “Such a lovely little cottage, very cosy and romantic. The log burner was so warm and created a lovely atmosphere on chilly nights. The views are fantastic, will look forward to staying here again”
  • “The Long Linhay is a gem of a country retreat with every comfort you could wish for. Set in acres of beautiful countryside yet close to pretty villages”
  • “Extremely well appointed, a real home from home. Wonderful walks right on the doorstop and so tranquil. A real treat!”