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 88 holiday cottages primped and prepped for a much needed short break in Devon.

We have 88 self-catering cottages in South Devon available for a Short Break

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

7 nights from £1807

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

7 nights from £1807

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

7 nights from £2198

4 bedroom cottage with sea views near 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

7 nights from £2198

  • Sleeps 12 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1411

6 bedroom thatched, dog friendly home near Lyme Regis, South Devon.


Buddlewall is an historic east Devon farmhouse, in a beautiful hidden rural setting, a short drive inland from the spectacular World Heritage east Devon and Dorset Jurassic Coast. ...

  • Sleeps 12 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1411

  • Sleeps 14 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1618

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

7 nights from £1618

  • Sleeps 4 + cot in 2 properties
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £799


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

7 nights from £799

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

7 nights from £700 *


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

7 nights from £700 *

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

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

7 nights from £1114


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

7 nights from £1114

  • Sleeps 20 + 4 cots in 4 properties
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £2358


Tucked into sun dappled woodland on the side of a small hidden valley, are these four magical cedar-clad yurts. Located at angles in the woodland, Owl, Pheasant, Buzzard and Woodpe...

  • Sleeps 20 + 4 cots in 4 properties
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £2358