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Dog-Friendly Beaches in North Devon Published: 2022-05-16 / Author: Alice Beresford

Sandy beaches, rock pools, the North Devon sun on your fur coat – what more could any dog want from a beach day out? Probably the reassurance they can spend as long as they want running, digging and playing without worrying about their humans being fined or worse getting the dreaded British eye roll for being on a restricted, non-dog-friendly beach.

Of course, dogs don’t know where they are and aren’t allowed to play, but with our guide below, you’ll get the best insights into a range of beautiful dog-friendly beaches in North Devon to share with your canine companion.

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Family-friendly walks in North Devon Published: 2022-04-25 / Author: Daniel Moorey

Devon is well known for its stunning sea views, beautiful beaches, river rambles and wonderful walks. It truly is a haven for every outdoor enthusiast, no matter your level of walking experience. 

To get started, all you need is a pair of comfy shoes, your favourite walking companion and this blog of our top five family-friendly walks in North Devon. 

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4 hidden beaches in North Devon to visit during your staycation Published: 2022-03-24 / Author: Oliver Pyper

North Devon is blessed with more than 50 miles of breath-taking coastline, so there are plenty of things to do. And amongst those sandy beaches in North Devon are a fair few "hidden gems"...

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Highbullen Hotel Winter Closure Published: 2020-12-21 / Author: huwdarch

Dear All,It is with great sorrow and disappointment that I announce a decision has been made to close Highbullen Hotel for a short period due to the continuous and challenging situation we all face as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Stephen's Chocolate Brownies Published: 2020-04-29

As part of our Executive Head Chef Stephen Walker’s series of lockdown recipes, today we’re bringing you a taste of Afternoon Tea from the safety of your homes with his delicious brownie recipe! Enjoy!

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Winter has arrived Published: 2019-11-25 / Author: Highbullen Hotel

With the shortest day fast approaching and only the odd tree still bearing any leaves, winter truly has arrived. How different it is to this time last year when our golf course team were laying turf on the tees throughout November and December...

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Explore North Devon this Autumn Published: 2019-10-30 / Author: Highbullen Hotel

Autumn has arrived in great style this year, it has rained for many days on the trot and this has often been accompanied by stormy conditions. For the first time in many years the largest and most impressive red deer stags have not turned up...

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Out and about in North Devon with Highbullen as your base Published: 2017-11-20 / Author: Highbullen Hotel

Autumnal it may be, leaves have changed colour and most fallen. There is no better time of year to get out and about see the stunning landscapes and wildlife of North Devon...

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