Every year, thousands of people flock to Devon from across the country, and the world. Families wanting a week by the seaside, couples seeking a romantic getaway, and international tourists exploring local history.
As well as large, glamourous hotels and friendly campsites, Devon is home to a great range of B&Bs. There are so many around the county, family run and welcoming to all, that it becomes difficult to know where to stay.
Our social media followers have helped, and carefully selected some of their favourite Devon B&Bs.
Mitchelcroft Bed and Breakfast, Buckfastleigh
With inspiring hay meadows, a gorgeous wildlife garden, and a nearby pub, Mictchelcroft provides an idyllic escape for anyone seeking solace from the city. Its location also means that is a great base for anyone wanting to explore Dartmoor.
The Salutation Inn, Topsham
Close to the city of Exeter is this luxurious inn, complete with fine dining and café. The inn brings together traditional and modern styles, with beautifully styled rooms in a building that dates back to 1720, perfect for local history fans.
The Marstan, Torquay
This elegant Victorian villa provides five-star accommodation in the popular Devon town of Torquay. The classic yet modern accommodation benefits from an outdoor pool and a hot tub, as well as being close to the award winning Meadfoot Beach.
The Dartmouth Boutique B&B, Dartmouth
Open for just 3 years, this B&B has already developed a strong reputation for providing friendly and comfortable accommodation. Just a short walk from the town centre, the welcoming B&B provides tranquil surroundings and beautiful scenery.
Beacon House Bed and Breakfast, Brixham
An 1850s Victorian house in a historic fishing town provides visitors with a great escape. Views of the beautiful Brixham harbour, guest lounge, and a patio for those sunny days, are all part of this delightful southern b&B.
Cider House at Buckland Abbey, near Yelverton
Set in the National Trust’s Buckland Abbey Estate and the Tamar Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is this luxury accommodation. Beautiful and unique rooms welcome guests, and roll top baths add that extra touch of indulgence.
Bed & Breakfast Plus, Moretonhampstead
This 250-year-old townhouse isn’t short of character, and has easy access to local pubs, shops, and restaurants. The surrounding views provide a gorgeous setting for this unique and comfortable home from home.
The 25 Boutique B&B, Torquay
Following a major refurbishment in 2015, The 25 has taken the Devon tourism scene by storm, and has won countless awards include an AA Gold Award. As an adult-only accommodation, it is the perfect place for couples to escape to.
Rydon Farm Bed & Breakfast, Woodbury
Close to Exeter is this charming and welcoming accommodation. Winners of the 2016 South West Tourism Excellence Awards, Rydon Farm is in the perfect spot for those wanting to explore Devon and all it has to offer.
Seabreezes Guest House, Plymouth
Packed with charm and character is Seabreeze Guesthouse, a popular B&B in a great Plymouth location. The helpful host and owner Anne is more than happy to go the extra mile for guests, and extra touches are available on request.