7 Reasons to Consider Retirement in Devon…
Why Should You Retire in Devon?
If you are reaching retirement age, you might be wondering where you want to spend your years of retirement.
Set in the beautiful Devon countryside, just less than a mile from the historic town of Honiton, Otter Valley Park offers a wonderful location.
So why would you want to retire in Devon? Here’s 7 top reasons why we think Devon is the perfect place to retire and spend your golden years…
1. The Beaches
Devon plays host to some truly wonderful beaches which can be enjoyed through the ever-changing seasons. If you love the feeling of sand between your toes and the sound of waves splashing against each other, you will love everything the beaches of Devon have to offer.
2. The Moors
Dartmoor National Park is just a few short miles away from Otter Valley Park and is famous for its spectacular walks, remarkable scenery and ponies too!
Less than a mile from Otter Valley Park, Honiton is a lively market town in the Devon Countryside, famous for its lace and pottery, offering plenty to see and do throughout the year.
4. The History
With a whole host of castles, including Powderham, Drogo, Berry Pomeroy, Totnes and Tiverton, Devon is a hotspot for amateur geologists and historians. We’d recommend visiting as many as possible, as each castle comes with its own tales to tell.
5. The Beautiful Walks
Devon is home to a wide range of picturesque villages and beaches, meaning there are hundreds of fantastic walks that have already been mapped out by previous explorers. From moor rambles to sea walks, there are walks for different levels of fitness and ages.
6. The Food and Shopping Opportunities
Visiting any coastal town or village in Devon and you will find a plethora of quirky shops. Combine shopping opportunities with an array of tasty food venues and it’s easy to see why so many are keen to retire in Devon. After all, who doesn’t love a day out with some tasty grub?
7. Otter Valley Park
Otter Valley Park is a wonderful place to retire in Devon. Our peaceful, spacious residential park is the ideal setting to wind down and enjoy your retirement, in a truly beautiful location.