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

We have 172 self-catering cottages in Devon available for a Short Break

5 bedroom, holiday cottage with swimming pool and hot tub near Totnes, South Devon.


Tucked away down a secluded lane in a beautiful corner of south Devon lies Willows Rest, a relaxing haven for all ages and occasions. This stunning 300 year old Grade II listed bar...

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

Price per week £1807 - £3650

4 bedroom cottage with sea views in Bigbury-on-Sea, 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


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

Price per week £737 - £1390

Each and every one of our cottages is fully equipped with everything you’ll need on holiday.


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

Price per week £781 - £1390


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

Price per week £700 - £1820


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

Price per week £783 - £1896


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

Price per week £1806 - £3497


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

Price per week £1107 - £2633


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

Price per week £1393 - £3896

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

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