Short Breaks in Devon

Devon has a fantastic range of holiday cottages for a short break, from cosy hideaways to seasides houses for the whole family.Read more

If you’ve been looking forward to a mid-week escape or a long weekend break, then Devon is a perfect choice. England’s only county with two coastlines, it’s a pretty special place to be. From beautiful, open moorland to lush countryside to scenic coastal views, you’ll be spoilt for things to see. With a range of beautiful self-catering accommodation, we’ll help you find your perfect getaway. We even have a number of beautiful baby-friendly and dog-friendly cottages, so the whole family will be happy.

 

Spring and Autumn Breaks in Devon

Spring and Autumn in Devon make for prime getaway time. The weather is mild and with fewer crowds, you’ll have more space to enjoy the many beautiful gems the region has to offer.

 

Summer Holidays in Devon

Devon is blessed with gorgeously warm summers. Often recording the highest temperatures in Britain, you could be forgiven for thinking you were holidaying in the Med. Flip-flops at the ready, fun times are coming.

 

Christmas Holidays in Devon

Enjoy Christmas this year in a home away from home. We have a number of luxury cottages for you to enjoy the festive atmosphere in comfort and style.

 

New Year Breaks in Devon

New Year’s Eve breaks can be booked from 1 November, although they can be agreed from 1 October at the Owner’s discretion if you’re hoping to book in advance. New Year’s Eve is a magical time of year where celebrations and merry-making are plentiful. Take a short break to join in with the action.

Winter Breaks in Devon

Winters in Devon are often among the mildest in the world, thanks to its latitudinal position. This makes it the perfect destination for a short break year-round with there always being something to do and see. Winter sees many dog restrictions lifted from beaches as well, so you can enjoy your break with your best friend too.

 

We have 158 holiday cottages only a short drive away, for a much needed time out in Devon.

We have 158 self-catering cottages in Devon available for a Short Break

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

7 nights from £494

3 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Holsworthy, North Devon.


This amazing reverse level house offers you the most incredible views from its extremely lavish raised decked area. Sit back and relax on the comfy patio furniture with a glass of ...

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

7 nights from £494

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £512

3 bedroom, rural self catering cottage in Ivybridge, South Devon.


Nestled in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, at the end of a long driveway, Oak Cottage is based within the grounds of Swainstone Manor and provides one of the most peaceful s...

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £512

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

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £522

3 bedroom thatched, dog friendly cottage near the beach in Croyde.


Located in the pretty village of Georgeham, just over a mile from one of the longest sandy surfing beaches on the north Devon coast, this 17th Century cottage comes complete with t...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £522

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

7 nights from £584

3 bedroom thatched cottage near the beach in Instow, North Devon.


This beautiful and historic cottage is at the heart of the north Devon hamlet of Westleigh, just one mile from the stunning sandy beach at Instow. Plovers Barron is a listed 17th C...

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

7 nights from £584

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £614

3 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage in Dartmouth, South Devon.


The Barn is a real home-from-home, offering comfort and quirkiness; this attractive property is a great holiday venue whatever the occasion. It’s bright and airy, certain to put a ...

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £614

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £634

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach in Westward Ho!.


This exceptional, new purpose-built property is an absolute treat, a family-sized holiday home moments from the Blue Flag, sandy beach at Westward Ho! on the north Devon coast. ...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £634

  • Sleeps 6
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £639

3 bedroom cottage with sea views in Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon.


What a house – and what a view! There are indeed spectacular views from Spring Tide, one of a pair of contemporary properties, built to a very high specification, in the village of...

  • Sleeps 6
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £639

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

7 nights from £642

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views in Torquay, Devon.


With spectacular views over Blue Flag Meadfoot beach, this spacious and tastefully designed, semi-detached house is the perfect holiday home for any occasion. The stunning sea view...

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

7 nights from £642

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

  • Sleeps 8 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £643 *

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


Lower Upcott farmhouse and its detached 'grand design' barn conversion housing a games-room and 'private cinema' TV-room together create a unique and breathtaking holiday property ...

  • Sleeps 8 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £643 *

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

7 nights from £689

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 £689

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