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.

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

5 bedroom thatched, dog-friendly cottage near Honiton, South Devon.


Middle Weaver Farm is a superbly renovated detached Devon longhouse surrounded by its own extensive enclosed gardens, with an eight-seater hot tub for grown-ups, a games-room and o...

  • Sleeps 10 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £1610 - £3500

4 bedroom holiday cottage with sea views in Kingsbridge, 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


Nestled in a tranquil rural meadow yet less than five miles from the Roman city of Exeter and very easy to reach, Apple Blossom really does have it all. This gorgeous shepherd's hu...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot in 2 properties
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £737 - £1390


The stunning World Heritage Jurassic Coast stretches right into east Devon and, just a few miles inland from magical Budleigh Salterton, a dedicated meadow at Knightstone Farm awai...

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

Price per week £747 - £1820


The Cob, the largest of the three cottages, has slate flagstones in the hallway and wooden floors in the sitting-room and dining-room, with a wood-burner providing cosy warmth. The...

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

Price per week £1136 - £2651

Arrive at your handpicked holiday home safe in the knowledge it’s been fully inspected.


The gorgeous Cider Press is a great family retreat, set on a 260 acre farm in the heart of east Devon, just a few miles from the popular market town of Honiton and close to the Bla...

  • Sleeps 18 + 3 cots in 3 properties
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £1827 - £4200


Spacious, comfortable and furnished to an extremely high standard, Owl Cedar Yurt really has got the 'wow factor'. In a wonderfully tranquil woodland setting, it boasts fabulous vi...

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

Price per week £2312 - £5896