Brightly Cott Barton

“Excellent panoramic views” - VisitEngland Assessor


Shirwell, Devon

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Brightlycott Barton’s four-acre, south-facing caravan and camping site is just outside the seaside town of Barnstaple, and its leisure and indoor tennis centres. Two miles away is a fly-fishing and trout farm, while a nine- to 18-hole golf course is five miles away. Exmoor National Park and the Tarka Cycle Way are recommended for your ‘day out’ list.

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3 Star Camping & Touring Park

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Brightly Cott Barton
Shirwell, BARNSTAPLE, North Devon, EX31 4JJ


About the area

Discover Devon

With magnificent coastlines, two historic cities and the world-famous Dartmoor National Park, Devon sums up all that is best about the British landscape. For centuries it has been a fashionable and much loved holiday destination – especially south Devon’s glorious English Riviera.

Close to the English Riviera lies Dartmoor, one of the south-west’s most spectacular landscapes. The National Park, which contains Dartmoor, covers 365 square miles and includes many fascinating geological features – isolated granite tors and two summits exceeding 2,000 feet among them. 

Not surprisingly, in Dartmoor the walking opportunities are enormous. Cycling in the two National Parks is also extremely popular and there is a good choice of off-road routes taking you to the heart of Dartmoor and Exmoor. Devon’s towns and cities offer stimulating alternatives to the rigours of the countryside.

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