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 191 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 191 retreats in Devon for October

  • Sleeps 14 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £2008

5 bedroom, dog friendly home with sea views near Dartmouth, Devon.


Firwood is one of the most wonderful holiday homes. It boasts a very sought-after and unique location and the house itself has everything you need to ensure the perfect holiday for...

  • Sleeps 14 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £2008

  • Sleeps 14 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £2035

6 bedroom, dog friendly home near the sea in Welcombe, North Devon.


Meadowgate is Kirstie Allsopp’s beautiful ‘Homemade Home’. Found in total seclusion minutes from Welcombe Mouth, one of the most stunning beaches on the north coast, Meadowgate...

  • Sleeps 14 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £2035

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  • Sleeps 4 + cot in 2 properties
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £945


Situated in a beautiful tranquil valley bordered by a stream and hedgerows full of wildflowers, these gorgeous shepherd's huts are tucked into a meadow, each with their own patio-a...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot in 2 properties
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £945

  • Sleeps 4 in 2 properties
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1005


These two stunning cabins, hidden in the trees on the edge of a hilltop clearing and perched high above an unspoilt north Devon valley, give any alpine meadow setting a run for its...

  • Sleeps 4 in 2 properties
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1005

  • Sleeps 8 + 2 cots in 2 properties
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £821 *


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 8 + 2 cots in 2 properties
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £821 *

  • Sleeps 10 + 3 cots in 2 properties
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £909


Set in 212 acres of woodland and wildflower meadow, Grascott Forest Cottages are perfect for those who wish to truly unwind. This stunning area of north Devon is a UNESCO Biosphere...

  • Sleeps 10 + 3 cots in 2 properties
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £909

  • Sleeps 10 + 3 cots in 3 properties
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1976


Nestled in the stunning Walkham valley within Dartmoor National Park these three cottages are ideally located to explore this glorious part of Devon. Down a pretty lane edged with ...

  • Sleeps 10 + 3 cots in 3 properties
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1976

  • Sleeps 12 + 3 cots in 3 properties
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £1282


Leigh Farm cottages are set in the beautiful Teign Valley on the south eastern edge of Dartmoor National Park. Close to Bovey Tracey, known as the gateway to Dartmoor, these are pe...

  • Sleeps 12 + 3 cots in 3 properties
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £1282

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  • Sleeps 14 + 2 cots in 2 properties
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £2079


The location, surroundings and splendour that these fabulous cottages offer makes holidaying in the grounds of Meadowcliff the perfect destination for that super special family occ...

  • Sleeps 14 + 2 cots in 2 properties
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £2079

  • Sleeps 16 + 3 cots in 3 properties
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1577


In the same family for 150 years, Grade II Listed Wringworthy Farm, mentioned in the Domesday Book, is set in a gorgeous spot in Dartmoor National Park. Dating back to the early 15...

  • Sleeps 16 + 3 cots in 3 properties
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1577

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