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  • Muddy meets the Countess of Devon

    Where does a Californian countess with 3500 acres to roll round in go on her days off? Countess of Devon, AJ Courtenay, tells Muddy about some of her favourite places.

  • 40 Quirky Stays for Summer

    Fancy an escape that's a leetle bit different? From yurts to lodges, shepherd's huts to helicopters (not even joking!), the Muddy editors have pulled together the most charming, unusual escapes across 21 counties. Book in once you've taken your jaw off the floor.

  • St Ives – the dreamiest staycation in the UK

    As I was going to St Ives, I met a man with seven wives. OK, not really. What I did meet with though was a whole lot of FUN! Here's six reasons why you should take a trip to the Cornish coast this summer.

  • A cool Cornish hotel – without the crowds

    The Polurrian on the Lizard has had a style makeover - and then some. Fancy winning a 3 night £1800 stay at Cornwall's best kept secret?

  • The Lamb Inn, Sandford

    Sandford has a little Lamb, About it you should know, After the night that Muddy spent, You'll surely want to go!

  • Review: Dreamcatchers, St Mawes

    Cornwall calling! Muddy hops over the border to St Mawes for a more'ish seaside stay and concierge service to boot.

  • Review: Orestone Manor

    Well did you evah? Muddy raises a cocktail to a colonial country house-hotel on the English Riviera - what a swell part of the world this is!

  • Waters Edge, Instow

    Fancy an easy-peasy family rental with a beach and cool pit-stops right on your doorstep? Muddy heads to the river for the inside on Instow  

  • Eat, Bray, Love

    Looking for a heehaw-some day out with the kids? Hoof it over to The Donkey Sanctuary at Sidmouth.

  • The Dreamiest New Hotels to Book Now

    In need of an indulgent weekend away? Er, ALWAYS. Here’s our pick of the best brand new – and downright desirable – hotels to book pronto. Breakfast in bed and late check-outs all round!

  • Mother’s Day – sorted!

    Worried you've left it too late to sort out mum this Sunday? Relax, Muddy has everything you need to save the day.

  • Family-friendly rentals

    Easter's approaching, you need to reconnect with your fam, and we have just the thing to help - 30 gorgeous self-catering cottages across the Muddy counties!

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    Muddy Review: The Old Dairy at Dunsford

    A stylish, bijou bolthole, set on the banks of the River Teign, full of little luxuries and for less than a hundred quid a night. That got your attention, didn't it?

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