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Devon ranked among top 10 most luxurious travel destinations in UK

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The county came eighth in the list beating out the likes of Hampshire and Cambridge in the top 10.

Meanwhile, the top three consisted of Falmouth in Cornwall, Stratford-upon-Avon in

The research was conducted by the company Slingo and analysed a variety of luxury vacation hotspots.

They gave each destination a luxury score based on five-star hotels, designer boutiques, spas and the very best dining available in the area.

Exmouth Journal: Devon ranked eighth in the table from SlingoDevon ranked eighth in the table from Slingo (Image: Slingo)

What were the top 10 most luxurious holiday destinations?

Devon is a location that is known for its plentiful fine dining experiences and brilliant hotels so held a worthy place high up on the list.

The full list can be seen on the Slingo list here, with the top 10 being:

1. Jersey – 8.68/10

2. Stratford-upon-Avon – 7.11

3. Falmouth – 7.04

4. Newcastle – 7.04

5. Bath – 6.79

6. Dublin – 6.61

7. Darlington – 6.21

8. Devon – 6.18

9. Hampshire – 6.11

10. Cambridge – 6.07

In addition, the research also found that Bath was the destination with the most spas, at 9.5 spas per 10km squared.

Also, Jersey has more 5-star hotels than any other location on the list, with 11% offering that level of luxury.

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