Short breaks in South Devon

Perfect for a short break, a holiday in South Devon could be just what you need with a handpicked property catering for your every need.

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Take some time out in South Devon with a few days of sweeping coastline and a plethora of interesting seaside towns to explore. Find your perfect holiday cottage in South Devon and bring your favourite people, we've baby friendly properties and dog friendly accommodation to make sure no-one is left behind.

 

Spring and Autumn Breaks in South Devon

Make the most of the mild climate and have the big sandy beaches all to yourself with a spring or autumn short break. There's time outside of the beach bans to run the dog along the shore and lots of sailing opportunities to stretch your sea legs for a few days.

 

Summer Holidays in South Devon

Devon is blessed with gorgeously warm summers. Often recording the highest temperatures in Britain, you could be forgiven for thinking you were holidaying in the Med. Flip-flops at the ready, fun times are coming.

 

Christmas Holidays in South Devon

Celebrate Christmas in a South Devon holiday cottage to make it really special. Enjoy a few days of festivities in a place of luxury and create a lavish short break to remember.

 

New Year Breaks in Devon

Take a break in South Devon over New Year and celebrate in style. Stay in a high quality self catering cottage that makes you want to stay for more than a few days. But a short break at New Year will be all you need.

 

Winter Breaks in Devon

It's not so wintry when you're in South Devon. It's a great off-peak destination so book yourself a short break in a cosy little cottage and enjoy some time out. Bring the dog to one of our dog friendly properties and go for long walks over the dunes. You'll end up wanting to stay for more than a few days.

 

We have 76 holiday cottages primped and prepped for a much needed short break in Devon.

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We have 76 self-catering cottages in South Devon available for a Short Break

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  • The Old Post Office - Holiday Cottage - 1.1 miles S of Dawlish
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    2 bedroom holiday cottage near the beach in Dawlish, South Devon.
    Sleeps 4 + cotFriday changeover
    Regret no petsPrice per week £269 - £730 *
    A ten minute walk down to the sea, the village of Holcombe is tucked away in the Devon countryside within easy reach of the attractions of the south Devon coast. This cosy, end of ...
     
    * Includes 20% off for parties up to 2 + cot between 7 Oct and 9 Dec 2017.
    50.5648
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    The Old Post Office (1725)
    Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Topsails - Holiday Cottage - Beer
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    | 2226

     
    1 bedroom holiday apartment near the beach in Beer, South Devon.
    Sleeps 2Saturday changeover
    Regret no petsPrice per week £284 - £573
    Topsails is a welcoming bolthole a stone's throw from the unspoilt pebbled beach at Beer, a traditional fishing village in a sheltered bay on the beautiful east Devon World ...
     
    50.6974
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    Topsails (2226)
    Sleeps 2
  • The Lookout - Holiday Cottage - Brixham
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    2 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views in Brixham, Devon.
    Sleeps 4 + cotSaturday changeover
    Dogs welcome (1 only)Price per week £297 - £854 *
    Close to Berry Head National Nature Reserve and the coast path, The Lookout is a beautiful, modern house with fabulous sea views across Torbay. The open plan, L-shaped living-room ...
     
    * Includes 20% off for parties up to 2 + cot between 30 Sep and 9 Dec 2017.
    50.3980
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    The Lookout (2623)
    Sleeps 4 + cot
  • The Granary - Holiday Cottage - 2 miles NE of Bovey Tracey
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    | 2760

     
    1 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Bovey Tracey, Dartmoor.
    Sleeps 2 + cotFriday changeover
    Dogs welcome (1 only)Price per week £306 - £679
    The Granary is a charming reversed level converted barn. The open plan living-room is upstairs with a well-equipped galley kitchen and a glowing wood-burner. Downstairs is a ...
     
    50.6172
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    The Granary (2760)
    Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Kiln Cottage - Holiday Cottage - 5.3 miles W of Totnes
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    1 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Totnes, South Devon.
    Sleeps 2Friday changeover
    Regret no petsPrice per week £315 - £594
    In an idyllic location down a quiet lane just outside a pretty village and surrounded by open fields, this 18th Century cottage is well located for touring the beautiful South ...
     
    50.4018
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    Kiln Cottage (1175)
    Sleeps 2
  • Little Leywood - Holiday Cottage - 3.8 miles NE of Honiton
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    2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Honiton, South Devon.
    Sleeps 4 + 2 cotsSaturday changeover
    Dogs welcome (1 only)Price per week £318 - £860 *
    In an unspoilt valley in the east Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty near Honiton, this tranquil spot is a short drive from the stunning beaches along the Jurassic ...
     
    * Includes 15% off for parties up to 2 + cot between 6 Jan and 14 Jul 2018, 1 Sep and 8 Dec 2018. Bedroom 2 is excluded at the discounted rate.
    50.8371
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    Little Leywood (1404)
    Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Shepherd’s Delight - Holiday Cottage - 2.8 miles NE of Exeter
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    1 bedroom, dog friendly shepherds hut with own fishing lake near Exeter.
    Sleeps 2Friday changeover
    Dogs welcomePrice per week £324 - £625
    A few miles outside the Roman city of Exeter, a few miles inland from the east Devon Jurassic Coast, and many miles away from the fast pace of everyday life, sits a delightful ...
     
    50.7570
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    Shepherd’s Delight (2732)
    Sleeps 2
  • Cherry Blossom Shepherd's Hut - Holiday Cottage - 4.7 miles S of Exeter
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    Boutique style luxury glamping in a Shepherds Hut near Exeter
    Sleeps 2Friday changeover
    Dogs welcome (1 only)Price per week £324 - £625
    Cherry Blossom is a dream, found in a peaceful meadow bordered by a babbling stream less than five miles from the historic city of Exeter and really easy to reach. This gorgeous ...
     
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    Cherry Blossom Shepherd's Hut (2976)
    Sleeps 2
  • Shepherd's Oak - Holiday Cottage - 2.4 miles NE of Exeter
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    1 bedroom, dog friendly shepherds hut with wood-fired hot tub near Exeter.
    Sleeps 2Friday changeover
    Dogs welcomePrice per week £324 - £625
    This beautifully presented shepherd's hut is as much a part of the landscape here as the ancient oak which gives it its name. The two stand side-by-side at the top of a gently ...
     
    50.7588
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    Shepherd's Oak (3280)
    Sleeps 2
  • Stargazy Sky Shepherd's Hut - Holiday Cottage - 3.8 miles NW of Lyme Regis
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    Gorgeous shepherds hut sleeping 2 near Lyme Regis, South Devon.
    Sleeps 2 + cotFriday changeover
    Regret no petsPrice per week £324 - £625
    The location high above the Axe Valley as it heads to the Jurassic Coast just a few miles away could not be more magical. Easy to reach, yet off the beaten track for the last ...
     
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    Stargazy Sky Shepherd's Hut (3296)
    Sleeps 2 + cot
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