Family friendly holiday cottages in Devon

Find the perfect base to host your family holiday in Devon and spread out across this vast county with as many family members as you can muster for the best family holiday ever.Read more

Bring the baby, or bring the children and their friends; we've properties to house all the kids for the best family break in Devon.

It's a big county, so book a big house and get everyone together for a special occasion to remember. Head to the north coast for wide open beaches that specialise in surfing breaks, stay inland for the mystery of the moors and discover Dartmoor, or head south to the English Riviera for a slower pace but all that quintessential British seaside charm.

Child friendly holidays in Devon can range from the calm to the extreme, promenade pony rides to swinging through the treetops likes monkeys. This is the county to appreciate The Great Outdoors with miles upon miles of places to explore, child-friendly attractions, baby-friendly restaurants and toddler-friendly holidays. But it's not just about the little ones. Bring granny and grandad on the family holiday and they'll be more than entertained by the sights and sounds of Devon.

All in all, there's something for everyone to make this the best family holiday when you stay in one of our 163 family holiday cottages in Devon.

Family friendly holidays in Devon

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1134

4 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach in Branscombe, Devon.


Set in its own mature gardens on a south-facing hillside, Barnell Cottage has views over Branscombe Vale and out to the World Heritage Jurassic Coast at Branscombe mouth. This beau...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1134

  • Sleeps 8 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1151

4 bedroom thatched, dog-friendly cottage near South Molton, Devon.


Hidden deep in the truly peaceful, unspoilt north Devon countryside, in the grounds of an historic castle, lies Affeton Barton; a 16th Century farmhouse, newly renovated to a very ...

  • Sleeps 8 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1151

  • Sleeps 9 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1083

dog friendly holiday cottages near Tavistock, Dartmoor.


For years the Owner and her children went on holiday with her parents, siblings and their children. Great fun and a host of memories but for everyone to remain sane they each had t...

  • Sleeps 9 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1083

  • Sleeps 9 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £1086

5 bedroom house with sea views in Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon.


This wonderfully spacious house stands proud, perched on the edge of Sedgewell beach at Bigbury-on-Sea, the location of this house is second to none. Pond House doesn't just boast ...

  • Sleeps 9 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £1086

  • Sleeps 10 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £653

5 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Holsworthy, North Devon.


The award-winning forest and countryside around Grascott House is magical: more than 200 almost uninhabited acres including woodland, wildflower meadows and three small, trout-stoc...

  • Sleeps 10 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £653

  • Sleeps 10 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £830

5 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near South Molton, North Devon.


Lower Upcott Farm and its detached 'grand design' barn conversion housing a games-room and 'private cinema' TV-room together create a unique and breathtaking holiday property for t...

  • Sleeps 10 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £830

Need more time? Reserve any cottage for up to 24 hours before booking.

  • Sleeps 10 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1061

5 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage in Honiton, South Devon.


This fabulous 'grand design' barn conversion, near east Devon's famous market town of Honiton, is just a short drive inland from the breathtaking Jurassic Coast between Sidmouth an...

  • Sleeps 10 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1061

  • Sleeps 10 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1087

5 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with estuary views, Shaldon.


Redcliffe is a water lover’s paradise, with direct access from the enclosed garden down spiral steps to a private quay. At high tide you can swim or sail from the jetty and a semi-...

  • Sleeps 10 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1087

  • Sleeps 10 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1320

5 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views and hot tub near Torquay, Devon.


Set in one and a half acres of enclosed rolling grounds and landscaped gardens, Meadowcliff House is without doubt the most amazing house for any family or large group gathering, w...

  • Sleeps 10 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1320

  • Sleeps 10 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1807

5 bedroom, holiday cottage with swimming pool and hot tub near Totnes, South Devon.


Tucked away down a secluded lane in a beautiful corner of south Devon lies Willows Rest, a relaxing haven for all ages and occasions. This stunning 300 year old Grade II Listed bar...

  • Sleeps 10 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1807

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