Cullompton in East Devon sits close to the Somerset border, easily accessed off the M5, Junction 28 and surrounded by beautiful Devon countryside including the Blackdown Hills AONB to the east. Exeter and the International Airport are within easy driving distance to the south. The town is known as the gateway to Devon and contains independent shops, fine inns, restaurants and cafes offering traditional customer service and the finest local produce. Like many of Devon's inland villages and market towns, Cullompton has an ancient history - tun in Saxon means settlement or enclosure.

The rural parish covers around 8000 acres and around the town centre you'll find two Grade 1 Listed buildings - St Andrew's Church and The Walronds, a Tudor/Jacobean mansion beautifully restored by the local community. Over 90 Grade II Listed buildings are also around the town, best admired via the Heritage Trail. Markets have been held here in Cullompton since the 13th century, and today's street market located in the Higher Bull Ring together with a classic independent Pannier Market in the town hall are held every Wednesday. Cullompton also hosts a monthly Farmers' Market on the second Saturday of every month. The town makes the perfect base for visits to nearby family favourite attraction - Diggerland with rides, play areas, sandpits, lots of space for children to run around and an onsite Goodie Store.

Where to stay

Whether you're looking for that perfect rural base on the Devon and Somerset border or a travel stopover just off the M5, the choice of Cullompton accommodation caters for all tastes. Stay in an award-winning Georgian country estate around the town or opt for one of the many beautiful cottages and converted barns in the area. There are a selection of welcoming inns with B&B rooms available, ideal for exploring the nearby Blackdown Hills and the Devon and Somerset market towns.

Accommodation in Cullompton

  • Cullompton   (6.4 miles from the centre of Cullompton)
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    £1,999
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    Luxury modern farmhouse with indoor swimming pool in Cullompton. Kids play area and WiFi. Perfect for large groups. Games room, WiFi, Sky TV and parking.
     
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  • Dunkeswell   (8.1 miles from the centre of Cullompton)
    Sleeps 4
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    £299
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    This charming cottage set in the heart of the Blackdown Hills is a fantastic location for everything from a family vacation to a romantic trip for two.
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  • Uffculme   (4.6 miles from the centre of Cullompton)
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    £262
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    Beautifully presented detached barn conversion in the Blackdown Hills with courtyard garden, Freeview TV, off road parking & local amenities a short walk away. Dog friendly.
     
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  • Sheldon   (6.1 miles from the centre of Cullompton)
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    £255
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    The small town of Sheldon nestles on the edge of the Blackdown Hills in Devon.
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  • Wellington   (8.8 miles from the centre of Cullompton)
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    £229
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    The Retreat is a detached barn conversion situated in Sampford Moor, just three miles from Wellington. It sleeps four across two bedrooms.
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  • Near Kentisbeare   (5.0 miles from the centre of Cullompton)
    Sleeps 6
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    £270
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    Family discounts on East Devon caravans
    Family forest holiday park between Cullompton & Honiton with camping/touring & holiday caravans, indoor pool, games room, play areas, takeaway & WiFi available. Caravans Sleep 4-6.
     
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  • Sampford Peverell   (4.5 miles from the centre of Cullompton)
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    £25
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    Tiverton hotel with cheap hotel room rates from £29! Quality en-suite accommodation with rooms that sleep up to four. WIFI wireless internet available.
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  • Whipcott   (7.7 miles from the centre of Cullompton)
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    £389
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    Hoseasons Holiday Lodges in Holcombe Rogus in Somerset with great saver deals available. Lots of leisure activities nearby
     
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  • Cullompton   (3.1 miles from the centre of Cullompton)
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    £85
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    Award-winning Georgian Country Estate near Cullompton with 14 acres of lush gardens, ornamental lake and tree lined driveway. Exceptional conference & wedding venue.
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  • Whitnage   (5.3 miles from the centre of Cullompton)
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    £35
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    Rural B&B near Tiverton. Traditional accommodation in a Grade II listed building with picturesque views of the countryside. Double & four poster rooms. Families welcome. Free Wi-Fi
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