Autumn Cottages for October Half Term in Devon

Let the kids blow off steam after their first half term at school and give yourself a break from the rhythm of everyday life. A holiday over October half term can provide you with the rest and relaxation you need, surrounded by your favourite people. Across Devon we have a range of family-friendly cottages primed and ready to welcome you this autumn. Visit an old favourite or discover a new, the choice is yours for a Devon escape. Read more

With Devon often enjoying warm sunshine late into the year, an October half-term holiday can be exactly what the doctor ordered. Our range of luxury self-catering cottages come in all shapes and sizes, offering all sorts of facilities. This means that even if the weather does turn bad, you can cosy up and listen to the rain dance hypnotically outside as you relax in total comfort and warmth. Choose from cottages with open-fires, games rooms for kids or even indoor swimming pools; there is plenty for you to fall in love with this autumn. At Classic Cottages we pride ourselves on marketing only the finest quality cottages in Devon. Each one is handpicked; personally inspected and fully equipped with everything you could need and more for your stay. 

162 luxury cottages for October half term in Devon

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £448

2 bedroom holiday cottage with sea views in Brixham, South Devon.


Overlooking the bustling fishing port of Brixham, its harbour full of boats of all sizes and shapes, Pebblestones is one of a terrace high up above the harbour, approached by a nar...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £448

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £448

2 bedroom 2 bathroom dog-friendly fishermans cottage in Appledore


Poachers Cottage is at the heart of the historic north Devon fishing village of Appledore, set in a little cobbled courtyard off the iconic Irsha Street, a stone's throw from the w...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £448

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

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £453

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


Grenlecotte Cottage is a light-filled bolthole boasting a wood-burner, bespoke kitchen, beautiful wooden flooring throughout and a large and welcoming sitting-room. The sunny bedro...

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £453

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £455

2 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near Widecombe in the Moor, Dartmoor.


This gorgeous property is set in the most tranquil and unspoilt setting, perfect for those who seek a spot of countryside heaven. This attractive detached cottage has been lovingly...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £455

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £460

3 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage and a pool in Croyde


Close to some of north Devon’s best sandy surfing beaches, Orchard Dene is in the heart of the lovely village of Georgeham, with two good pubs and a shop within walking distance. T...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £460

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £462

3 bedroom self catering cottage near Sidmouth, South Devon.


Sidbury is a delightful unspoilt village just three miles inland from Sidmouth on the wonderful east Devon Jurassic Coast. This tranquil spot is a perfect holiday base for explorin...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £462

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £469

2 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Okehampton, North Devon.


This perfect rural idyll has everything to offer guests who are seeking to explore Devon from the comfort of an exemplary home-from-home base. Moorhayes used to be an old barn and ...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £469

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £470

2 bedroom apartment with sea views in Westward Ho!, North Devon.


Seashells is in the award-winning Nautilus seafront development at Westward Ho!. Situated close to two of north Devon’s prettiest fishing villages, Appledore and Instow, Westward H...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £470

We are Gold accredited with the Green Tourism Business Scheme.

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £477

2 bedroom, rural self catering cottage near Bovey Tracey, Dartmoor.


Nestling in a secluded valley in Dartmoor National Park this semi-detached cottage, built in the early 1800s, boasts a beautiful location surrounded by almost two acres of the most...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £477

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £485

2 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Instow, North Devon.


Just a few miles inland from north Devon’s beautiful sandy beaches, Fig Tree Cottage is a peaceful retreat with its own large private walled garden and beyond, a further five acres...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £485

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