October Retreats in Devon

Think October and you may not think bright sunshine, clear skies and warm seas. However, you'd be surprised to hear that summer weather often continues well into October, and after months of the sun's rays, the seas can be at their warmest. Don't believe us? See for yourself and book a self-catering cottage in Devon. We have 46 of the finest cottages available for you to choose from.Read more

If you love the countryside, then Devon in October is sure to delight. With huge expanses of rolling fields and woodland adopting a beautiful golden glow you can choose from countless walks, wandering passed rust-coloured hedgerows and mounds of multi-coloured leaves. If you have got a two or four-legged friend who would love to join you, we have cottages to suit all group sizes including dog-friendly accommodation. Devon doesn't just offer a rural idyll though. Miles of stunning coastline provide a wonderful playground to walk, talk and sit and admire the views. Head off on a solo retreat or gather up all the family; October half term is just around the corner and kids of all ages won't fail to be enthralled by all that's on offer. 

Pick from 46 retreats in Devon for October

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

7 nights from £352

Swallow Cottage

4388

1 bedroom self catering cottage near Ivybridge, South Devon.


Nestled in the beautiful countryside of south Devon is this beautiful renovated 18th Century barn within Dartmoor National Park. This luxury cottage for two is the perfect choice f...

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

7 nights from £352

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

7 nights from £382

Stargazy Sky Shepherd's Hut

3296

Gorgeous shepherds hut sleeping 2 near Lyme Regis, East Devon.


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 adven...

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

7 nights from £382

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

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £400

The Mouse House

2614

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


The Mouse House perches high above the River Exe, in a breathtaking hilltop position with spectacular panoramic views across the Devon countryside on the fringes of Exmoor National...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £400

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £490

Lanthorns Retreat

4807

1 bedroom self catering cottage near Honiton.


Lanthorns Retreat is a charming rustic cabin for two, nestled in a quiet corner of the owners' land. Located in the centre of the Blackdown Hills, an Area of Outstanding Natural Be...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £490

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £534

Starlings

4552

1 bedroom self catering cottage near Tiverton, North Devon.


Starlings is a beautiful luxury retreat for two, offering style, comfort and the most breathtaking panoramic views across the beautiful Devon countryside. Nestled perfectly between...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £534

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £548

East Wells

4550

4 bedroom thatched holiday cottage near South Molton, North Devon.


East Wells is a wonderful, thatched, Grade II Listed farmhouse believed to date back to the 16th Century, situated on the fringes of Kings Nympton and benefitting from uninterrupte...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £548

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

7 nights from £560

Bo-Peep Cabin

4788

Self catering cabin for two near Barnstaple, North Devon.


Bo-Peep is a beautifully presented off-grid cabin, in an elevated position and nestled in a secluded corner of stunning Devon. Surrounded by glorious country-style gardens, and loo...

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

7 nights from £560

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £639

Kings Quay

4394

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


This beautifully renovated house is truly one of a kind; its location is second to none, complemented by the luxurious fixtures and fittings which lie within. If you are looking fo...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £639

Choose from our exclusive collection at the best prices with real time availability.

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £757

The Dairy

4567

3 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage near Bude, North Devon.


The Dairy is a truly fabulous, reverse level barn that has been styled with a luxurious contemporary feel that exudes calm and relaxation throughout each room, you will instantly f...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £757

  • Sleeps 8 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1134 *

Orchard House

4598

4 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Okehampton, North Devon.


Perfectly situated on the edge of Dartmoor, this stunning holiday home offers fabulous outdoor space and stunning stylish interiors for all the family or a group of friends. Enjoy ...

  • Sleeps 8 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1134 *

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