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 183 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 183 retreats in Devon for October

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £816

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near Kingsbridge, South Devon.


This beautiful house is simply stunning, oozing style and luxury throughout. If you are looking to treat yourself and your family to a holiday home that is simply out of this world...

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £816

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £839

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach near Lyme Regis.


What a fabulous location, part of the Rousdon Estate; 350 acres of beautiful grounds that border the World Heritage Jurassic Coast. Hobnob is an elegant Grade II Listed, semi-de...

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £839

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  • 10% off

    22 Mar 2019 - 29 Mar 2019

    £805.12 £724.61

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

  • Sleeps 10 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1221 *

5 bedroom, rural self catering cottage near Honiton, South Devon.


In the tranquil countryside inland from the east Devon Jurassic Coast, lies this lovely and secluded detached farmhouse. It sits within its own idyllic six acre grounds comprising ...

  • Sleeps 10 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1221 *

  • Sleeps 7
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £483

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


Surrounded by the unspoilt rural landscape of north Devon and just 10 miles inland from the dramatic coastline with its long sandy beaches and rugged cliffs, The Cottage could not ...

  • Sleeps 7
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £483

  • Sleeps 7 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £625

4 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Lyme Regis, South Devon.


Just outside the pretty east Devon town of Colyton and less than three miles to the beach at Seaton on the east Devon Jurassic Coast, family and dog-friendly Sceat Cottage enjoys u...

  • Sleeps 7 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £625

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  • 15% off

    23 Mar 2019 - 30 Mar 2019

    £595.35 £506.05

  • Sleeps 7 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £748

4 bedroom cottage near the beach near Kingsbridge, South Devon.


Just outside the village of Kingston, semi-detached Hooppells Barn is within striking distance of the secluded beach at Wonwell. Within an enclosed garden, you enter straight into ...

  • Sleeps 7 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £748

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  • 20% off

    23 Mar 2019 - 30 Mar 2019

    £712.80 £570.24

  • Sleeps 7 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £801 *

4 bedroom, holiday cottage near Colyton, South Devon with a hot tub


Stable Tallet is in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty close to east Devon’s stunning Jurassic Coast. Set on a friendly working farm, this detached home-from-home has the bonus ...

  • Sleeps 7 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £801 *

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

7 nights from £624

5 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage in Okehampton, North Devon.


This wonderfully large, spacious house is set in the most peaceful and attractive setting, providing the ideal venue for that special occasion, or perhaps that long awaited family ...

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

7 nights from £624

We’ve been raising the standards of self catering holidays since 1977.

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

7 nights from £788

4 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage in Beaworthy, North Devon.


This fabulous dog and child-friendly retreat is such a welcoming home-from-home. Offering uninterrupted countryside views, a glorious hot tub and an enclosed patio and garden, Fern...

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

7 nights from £788

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  • 20% off

    13 Apr 2019 - 20 Apr 2019

    £906.83 £725.60

  • 20% off

    20 Apr 2019 - 27 Apr 2019

    £840.85 £672.80

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £949

4 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views in Wembury, Devon.


Mewstone View is a sleek, contemporary house only minutes from the beach with sea views from the living-room and two of the bedrooms. An enclosed sea-facing deck wraps around the b...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £949

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  • 20% off

    29 Mar 2019 - 5 Apr 2019

    £904.77 £723.82

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