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

We have 154 self-catering cottages in Devon available for a Short Break

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

7 nights from £453

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


This incredibly spacious and beautifully presented detached country cottage is in a glorious peaceful setting on the edge of Exmoor National Park with north Devon's stunning sandy ...

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

7 nights from £453

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

7 nights from £469 *

3 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Tavistock, Dartmoor.


Stunning can be an over-used term but Ida Cottage really lives up to the description. Under-floor heating throughout, toasty slate-flooring downstairs and oak-flooring upstairs, th...

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

7 nights from £469 *

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £472

2 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with estuary views in Shaldon.


This delightful cottage has marvellous views across the Teign estuary from the enclosed waterside patio/garden. With the slipway yards from the front door (hence the name!), guests...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £472

  • Sleeps 7 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £482 *

4 bedroom, holiday cottage near Colyton, South Devon with a hot tub


Stable Tallet is in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty close to east Devon’s stunning Jurassic Coast. Set on a friendly working farm, this detached home-from-home has the bonus ...

  • Sleeps 7 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £482 *

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

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £485

2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage with a hot tub near Honiton, Devon


Snaffles Lodge is a unique Scandinavian-style property on the edge of east Devon’s Blackdown Hills, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. This comfortable detached lodge has a ful...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £485

  • Sleeps 4
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £487

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


In the Blackdown Hills above Honiton, just 30 minutes from the Jurassic coastline and beaches at Lyme Regis, Sidmouth and Branscombe, this detached cottage is an excellent holiday ...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £487

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

7 nights from £490 *

3 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Tavistock, Dartmoor.


Giles Cottage is an exceptionally attractive detached cottage, set within the stunning grounds of Wringworthy Farm. Staying in this beautiful Grade II Listed cottage you are guaran...

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

7 nights from £490 *

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £495

2 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views near Torquay, Devon.


This perfect romantic retreat will give you that cute and cuddly feeling as you snuggle up on your decked area and gaze out over the water, watching the array of wildlife and water...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £495

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £502 *

4 bedroom, rural self catering cottage near Honiton, South Devon.


Lakeview House is a stunning new holiday property in east Devon, inland from the World Heritage Jurassic Coast from Budleigh Salterton and Sidmouth in east Devon through to Lyme Re...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £502 *

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £502 *

4 bedroom, rural self catering cottage near Honiton, South Devon.


This stunning family-sized holiday home with private hot tub, large enclosed garden and wonderful stocked fishing lake is in east Devon, a short and easy drive from the World Herit...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £502 *

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