Short breaks in South Devon

Perfect for a short break, a holiday in South Devon could be just what you need with a handpicked property catering for your every need.Read more

Take some time out in South Devon with a few days of sweeping coastline and a plethora of interesting seaside towns to explore. Find your perfect holiday cottage in South Devon and bring your favourite people, we've baby friendly properties and dog friendly accommodation to make sure no-one is left behind.

 

Spring and Autumn Breaks in South Devon

Make the most of the mild climate and have the big sandy beaches all to yourself with a spring or autumn short break. There's time outside of the beach bans to run the dog along the shore and lots of sailing opportunities to stretch your sea legs for a few days.

 

Summer Holidays in South 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 South Devon

Celebrate Christmas in a South Devon holiday cottage to make it really special. Enjoy a few days of festivities in a place of luxury and create a lavish short break to remember.

 

New Year Breaks in Devon

Take a break in South Devon over New Year and celebrate in style. Stay in a high quality self catering cottage that makes you want to stay for more than a few days. But a short break at New Year will be all you need.

 

Winter Breaks in Devon

It's not so wintry when you're in South Devon. It's a great off-peak destination so book yourself a short break in a cosy little cottage and enjoy some time out. Bring the dog to one of our dog friendly properties and go for long walks over the dunes. You'll end up wanting to stay for more than a few days.

 

We have 87 holiday cottages primped and prepped for a much needed short break in Devon.

We have 87 self-catering cottages in South Devon available for a Short Break

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £287 *

The Old Post Office

1725

2 bedroom holiday cottage near the beach in Dawlish, South Devon.


A ten minute walk down to the sea, the village of Holcombe is tucked away in the Devon countryside but within easy reach of the attractions of the south Devon coast. This cosy,...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £287 *

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

7 nights from £299 *

Harmony Cottage

3781

3 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage in Totnes, South Devon.


Harmony Cottage is a stylish, spacious yet friendly semi-detached cottage located in the centre of Totnes. If you are looking for a holiday which offers history, culture and charm ...

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

7 nights from £299 *

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

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £308

The Cottage

4318

2 bedroom self catering cottage near Newton Abbot, South Devon.


Nestled in stunning unspoilt rolling countryside, this cosy and welcoming cottage will prove a rather special home-from-home. Fling open your patio doors and prepare to be wowed by...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £308

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

7 nights from £310 *

Poppy Yurt

2720

Luxury glamping in a beautiful yurt for 5 people near Dartmouth, South Devon.


Conjure up in your mind a small piece of south Devon rural heaven. Four and a half acres of wildflower meadows, woodlands, a stream and a large lake - and then think of a bit of 'g...

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

7 nights from £310 *

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

7 nights from £314 *

Higher Yellands Cottage

3997

3 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Ottery St Mary, South Devon.


This cheerful cottage is close to the east Devon village of Whimple, between Honiton and Exeter. It is a pretty and peaceful rural area surrounded by traditional apple orchards and...

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

7 nights from £314 *

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £317

Princes Granary

761

1 bedroom holiday cottage near the beach near Plymouth, South Devon.


An unique hideaway for couples, Princes Granary lies in the village of Down Thomas, in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. With wonderful walks along the nearby South West Coast...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £317

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

7 nights from £319

The Granary

2760

1 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Bovey Tracey, Dartmoor.


The Granary is a charming reversed level converted barn. The open plan living-room is upstairs with a well-equipped galley kitchen and a glowing wood-burner. Downstairs is a comfor...

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

7 nights from £319

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £321 *

5 Pump Street

4412

2 bedroom holiday cottage with sea views in Brixham, South Devon.


Welcome to one of Brixham’s most charming cottage-style town houses. Only moments from the bustling harbourside, this beautifully presented retreat provides everything you could wi...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £321 *

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

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £322

Kiln Cottage

1175

1 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Totnes, South Devon.


In an idyllic location, down a quiet lane just outside a pretty village and surrounded by open fields, this 18th Century cottage is well located for touring the beautiful South Ham...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £322

  • Sleeps 3
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £340

Birch House Studio

2460

2 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Wellington, South Devon.


This beautifully presented single-storey property is perfect for exploring the unspoilt Blackdown Hills, the stunning Jurassic Coast – both designated Areas of Outstanding Natural ...

  • Sleeps 3
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £340

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