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.

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

We have 171 self-catering cottages in Devon available for a Short Break

4 bedroom holiday cottage with sea views in Kingsbridge, South Devon.


Sunnynook is a true beachside retreat, boasting the most incredible, unrivalled sea and beach views over Bigbury-on-Sea, Bantham and Burgh Island. This wonderful home also has a fa...

  • Sleeps 10 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £1914 - £5496

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

Price per week £1304 - £2997


Nestled in a tranquil rural meadow yet less than five miles from the Roman city of Exeter and very easy to reach, Apple Blossom really does have it all. This gorgeous shepherd's hu...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot in 2 properties
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £737 - £1390


Looking towards the woodland on the facing hillside with wonderful valley views to the side as well, a wide deck for the hot tub and a gorgeous, spacious interior, this is glamping...

  • Sleeps 4 in 2 properties
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £781 - £1390

Readymade beds and fluffy towels; this simple but appreciated welcome is standard with us.


The stunning World Heritage Jurassic Coast stretches right into east Devon and, just a few miles inland from magical Budleigh Salterton, a dedicated meadow at Knightstone Farm awai...

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

Price per week £747 - £1820


Delightful Grascott Cottage exudes warmth and welcome, from the hand-made kitchen to the cosy living area with beech floors, into the sunny conservatory and to the bedrooms upstair...

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

Price per week £783 - £1878


Named after the river running below, Walkham has a garden with uninterrupted views across the valley with its fields and woodland, to the rise of Dartmoor beyond. Inside you will b...

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

Price per week £1853 - £3497


The Cob, the largest of the three cottages, has slate flagstones in the hallway and wooden floors in the sitting-room and dining-room, with a wood-burner providing cosy warmth. The...

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

Price per week £1136 - £2651


Lena is just beautiful with a cosy sitting/dining-room, a wood-burner and under-floor heating which keeps the slate floors downstairs warm underfoot. A modern well-equipped kitchen...

  • Sleeps 16 + 4 cots in 3 properties
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £1393 - £3846


The gorgeous Cider Press is a great family retreat, set on a 260 acre farm in the heart of east Devon, just a few miles from the popular market town of Honiton and close to the Bla...

  • Sleeps 18 + 3 cots in 3 properties
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £1827 - £4200

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