Cottages for May bank holidays in East Devon

May is when East Devon comes alive, the winter is left behind and a sunny day feels like summer in a early May bank holiday cottage.Read more

A sunny day in May can feel like summer, especially in East Devon. The schools have gone back. And the May calendar in the South West is bursting with high days, holidays and Pagan customs so peculiar you couldn't make them up. Have a peek at what's available. Use the search options on the left to choose the length of your break and the area where you want to stay. We've got 24 holiday cottages available in East Devon for your May escape.

We have 24 available for the May Day bank holiday in East Devon

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £351 *

3 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Ottery St Mary, South Devon.


This cheerful cottage is close to the east Devon village of Whimple, between Honiton and Exeter. It is a pretty and peaceful rural area surrounded by traditional apple orchards and...

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £351 *

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £358

1 bedroom, rural apartment near the beach in Seaton, South Devon.


High above the Axe estuary, this hidden retreat is just a short walk from the South West Coast Path along the stunning east Devon and west Dorset Jurassic Coast. Steps lead down...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £358

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

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £367 *

2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Honiton, South Devon.


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 coastline....

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £367 *

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £405

1 bedroom, dog friendly shepherds hut with own fishing lake near Exeter.


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 shep...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £405

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £405

1 bedroom, dog friendly shepherds hut with wood-fired hot tub near Exeter.


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 slop...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £405

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

7 nights from £409 *

Luxury shepherds hut with hot tub and fabulous views in the countryside near Ottery St Mary, Devon


The stunning World Heritage Jurassic Coast stretches right into east Devon and, just a few miles inland from magical Budleigh Salterton on the coast. Woodbury Common with its Iron ...

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

7 nights from £409 *

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

7 nights from £413 *

Luxury glamping safari tent with hot tub, sleeping 4, near Ottery St Mary, Devon.


The stunning World Heritage Jurassic Coast stretches right into east Devon and, just a few miles inland from magical Budleigh Salterton on the coast, over Woodbury Common with its ...

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

7 nights from £413 *

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £467

Luxury dog friendly glamping cabin with hot tub in Colyton, Devon


Snuggled into the hillside and reached on foot up through an ancient orchard, this bespoke cabin is the ultimate rural retreat. Gaze at the stars through the window from your super...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £467

Readymade beds and fluffy towels; this simple but appreciated welcome is standard with us.

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £476

Shepherds hut with hot tub near Exeter, South Devon.


East Devon is an easy to reach area of many surprises, an ideal location for a mini-holiday where you can break away from life's hectic pace without the journey snatching too much ...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £476

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £536

Beach Chalet on the beach sleeping two in Lyme Regis, Dorset.


Imagine a holiday right on the seashore of a very special beach, relaxing on your veranda with a glass of something refreshing, watching the gentle waves at one of the most famous ...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £536

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