Prize Draw

Escape to the Coast

Included in this prize is:

  • A long weekend or mid-week break at Cockleshell in Croyde courtesy of Marsdens Devon Cottages.
  • A meal courtesy of our friends at the newly renovated Blue Groove restaurant Croyde
  • Two surf or coasteering sessions with the famous Croyde Surf Academy
  • Rupert and Buckley Clothing for your entire group worth £600

How to enter:

It's simple, you will automatically get entered to the draw each time you spend £10 online at So, if you spend £60 you'll get entered 6 times!


About the Competition Partners

Marsdens Devon Cottages

Marsdens have been letting property in North Devon and Exmoor for over 45 years and offer an extensive range of quality accommodation through their local offices. The truly local team have exceptional knowledge of the area and properties, offering expert advice to both homeowners and guests alike.

Visit | Mardens Facebook | Mardens Instagram | Cockleshell, Croyde

Blue Groove

Born in 2001, The Blue Groove is the creation of Matt & Rob: local surfers, travel junkies and foodies who came together to build a laid-back cafe - restaurant - bar in Croyde, a beautiful central spot in the village, in a wonderful part of the world. The menu blends traditional English and West Country favourites with dishes and specials inspired from the boys’ travels around the globe. The eclectic menus include freshly prepared curries and Mexican dishes; locally landed seafood and fish; as well as homemade West Country reared burgers and daily specials.

Visit | Blue Groove Facebook | Blue Groove Instagram

Croyde Surf Academy

From absolute beginners who have never been in the sea, to advanced surfers looking to sharpen their skills, Croyde Surf Academy runs a range of courses to suit all just look for the Big Blue Bus in Down End Car Park. Surf lesson, SUP lesson and Coasteering.

Visit | Croyde Surf Academy Facebook | Croyde Surf Academy Instagram

Terms and Conditions

Escape to the coast comp runs from Monday 17th June until August 12th June. Entry to the competition is via purchase of goods on For every £10 spent during the duration of the competition you will be given one entry into the comp. Spend £60 and you will receive 6 entries. Spend does not include postage. Open to UK residents only. Entrants must 18 or over. The winner will be drawn at random and will notified by email with 48 house of comp closing. Reasonable efforts will be made to contact the winner. If the winner does not respond within 24 hours of the winners being announced, or is unable to comply with these terms and conditions, the Promoter reserves the right to offer the prize to the next eligible entrant drawn at random. Competitions may be modified or withdrawn at any time. Prize is not transferable to another individual and cannot be exchanged or refunded for cash. The winner is responsible for their own travel to North Devon.

The prize will consist of either a long weekend (Friday to Monday) or mid week break (Monday to Thursday) in September 2019, exact dates to be decided after winner has been contacted. The accommodation will be in Croyde, North Devon and supplied through Marsdens Holiday Cottages, we will notify the winner of the exact cottage upon confirmation of date being booking. But the cottage supplied will sleep 4 people and be located in Croyde. Rupert and Buckley will supply the winner and their 3 guests with Buckley Bundles worth £150 each, which will be waiting for them upon arrival at their accommodation. Croyde Surf academy will provide two water activities during your stay consisting of either Surfing / coasteering / SUP lessons, all weather and sea state dependent. The meal will be at Blue Groove in Croyde, if your bill exceeds the £100 prize fund then you (the winner) will be responsible for the outstanding balance.