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

We have 161 self-catering cottages in Devon available for a Short Break

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
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7 nights from £462

Gorgeous Airstream, sleeping 2, luxury glamping near Dartmouth, South Devon.


"They're so cool" seems to be the universal reaction to seeing the distinctive highly polished, curvy Airstreams. And cool Airstream 1234 certainly is. Built in 1956 it is a 'Sover...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Thu

7 nights from £462

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

7 nights from £464

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


Number 3 The Old Antiques Centre is in the heart of the small historic town of Colyton close to the beaches of the east Devon and west Dorset Jurassic Coast. This house has many...

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

7 nights from £464

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  • 15% off

    26 Apr 2019 - 3 May 2019

    £546.31 £464.10

  • 10% off

    3 May 2019 - 9 May 2019

    £565.20 £508.68

  • 15% off

    24 May 2019 - 31 May 2019

    £954.35 £810.90

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £466

3 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Newton Abbot, Dartmoor.


This charming Grade II Listed building is both characterful and welcoming, nestled in the heart of one of Dartmoor's most popular villages, Widecombe-in-the-Moor. This gorgeous cot...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £466

  • 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 5 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £470

3 bedroom thatched, dog friendly cottage near Honiton, South Devon.


This gorgeous thatched cottage is in the beautiful Devon village of Broadhembury, a short drive from the east Devon and west Dorset Jurassic Coast with its chain of traditional coa...

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £470

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

7 nights from £478

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


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 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £478

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

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

7 nights from £484

Dog friendly luxury shepherds hut with hot tub and fishing pond near Bideford, North Devon.


This is an exceptional shepherd's hut in a simply unbeatable setting - sheltered in a little copse of trees in a private lakeside setting with its very own hot tub. The gentle roll...

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

7 nights from £484

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £485

Beach Chalet on the beach sleeping two in Lyme Regis, Dorset.


Imagine a holiday right on the seashore of a very special beach, relaxing on your veranda with a glass of something refreshing, watching the gentle waves at one of the most famous ...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £485

  • 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 5 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £491

3 bedroom apartment with sea views in Westward Ho!, North Devon.


Nassau Court is a striking building which has pride of place right on the seafront with the sea a stone's throw away and the stunning north Devon beaches curving away into the dist...

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £491

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