Self-Catering Retreats in Devon with Open Fires

Shrug off your layers and come in from the cold. A day spent outside in the crisp Devon winter is never better than when rounded off with an evening in front of an open fire, steaming beverage in hand. Choose a Classic cottage and stay in your own private paradise. All of our cottages are handpicked; personally inspected to ensure only the highest standards are met. Read more

Searching for a romantic open fire cottage? How about a cosy one-bed retreat with a wood burner? Perhaps you'd prefer a big family-friendly property with a fire and enough room for all the gang and the dog, too? Whatever you're looking for, we'll help you in the right direction towards the holiday of a lifetime. 

Open Fire Cottages in Devon

At Classic Cottages, we take holidays seriously and wants yours to be the best it can be. Whether you're looking for a rural retreat, seaside bolthole or cottage in a town, our portfolio will provide you with a wide range of luxury cottages to choose from. Revisit an old favourite or discover a new; rest assured each of our properties is handpicked and carefully selected onto our books. 

To give you something to look forward to this winter, browse our selection of 132 available open fire cottages. We want your whole holiday experience to be as smooth and relaxed as possible. If you have any questions at all, don't hesitate to get in touch

132 cottages with an open fire in Devon

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £364

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


Otter’s Holt is set in 38 acres of beautiful Devon riverside meadows and woodland. This traditional smallholding has earned conservation awards from Natural England and offers a wo...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £364

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

7 nights from £366

2 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Honiton, South Devon.


Crislands Wendy House is in an excellent position for exploring the Jurassic Coast, the antiques shops of Honiton, the Cathedral City of Exeter and the east Devon Area of Outstandi...

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

7 nights from £366

  • Sleeps 4
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £374

2 bedroom, dog friendly, clifftop cottage with sea views, Kingsbridge, Devon.


This truly is a quirky cottage, perched (and we mean perched) on top of a cliff with the front door only a couple of metres from the edge. Casa Marinero offers 180 degree views of ...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £374

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

7 nights from £377

2 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach in Instow, Devon.


Sea Cottage is a New England style 'beach retreat' chalet, just yards from Instow’s dunes and sandy beaches. With direct access onto the Tarka Cycle Trail and coast path it will ap...

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

7 nights from £377

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

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £379

2 bedroom, rural holiday cottage in Beaworthy, North Devon.


Tucked deep in beautiful Devon countryside, offering woodland walks and coastal trips, Oak Leaf will delight discerning guests. Impeccably renovated, this semi-detached cottage ove...

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £379

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £381

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


Crab Apple Cottage is perfectly placed for the tranquility of the Blackdown Hills and the dramatic scenery and beaches of the east Devon Jurassic Coast. This newly renovated, detac...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £381

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

7 nights from £394

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 £394

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £395

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 £395

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

7 nights from £396

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 £396

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

7 nights from £398

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 b...

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

7 nights from £398

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