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 and have also been awarded the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2018! We’ve included some of their comments below, but you can also look at some reviews on TripAdvisor.


  • 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!”