May Half Term Retreats in Devon

Whisk your gang away on a luxury retreat in Devon this May half term. Our self-catering cottages are primed and ready to welcome you into the greener side of life this summer. Escape from the rhythm of everyday life and let your problems disappear. Each of our cottages is handpicked; carefully selected and completely equipped with a complete inventoryRead more

Long days spent on Devon's stunning coast with the children, or late mornings and lazy afternoons spent in lush rolling countryside. Holiday cottage with private swimming pool, or luxury retreat with spectacular views. However you envisage your dream holiday and whoever you'd like to share it with, we can help you pave the way. It's good news for four-legged friends too, as many of our cottages are dog-friendly. 

Spend your May Half Term in Devon

If you've been looking forward to your May half term, rest assured it's about to get better. In a Classic Cottage you can enjoy the beautiful county of Devon all from your very own slice of heaven. To ensure the highest standards are met, we pride ourselves on marketing only the finest quality self-catering accommodation. Each cottage is carefully selected; personally inspected and fully equipped with everything you could need and more during your break. Whether you are looking for a little cottage for two, or want a big family-friendly home with space for all the kids, granny, granddad and some friends too, we'll help you find exactly what you're looking for. 

Discover our 57 May half term cottages

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £306

Lower Hewton Cottage

2847

1 bedroom, rural self catering cottage near Okehampton, North Devon.


What a tranquil spot this is amidst rolling fields and wooded valleys. Lower Hewton Farm dates back to the 16th Century and the cottage, which adjoins the main house, is welcoming ...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £306

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £391

Swallow's Nest

4356

Dog friendly quirky holiday cottage near Tiverton, North Devon.


If you want different. If you want quirky. If you want an experience that you will remember forever, come and stay here. How about this for a holiday experience combination like no...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £391

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

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

7 nights from £392

Ned's Nook

3220

1 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage in Widecombe, Dartmoor.


This beautiful little cottage is a fantastic Dartmoor bolthole for guests looking for a break from routine. Snuggled in beside the other cottages surrounding Widecombe in the Moor'...

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

7 nights from £392

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £399

Swallow Cottage

4388

1 bedroom self catering cottage near Ivybridge, South Devon.


Nestled in the beautiful countryside of south Devon is this beautiful renovated 18th Century barn within Dartmoor National Park. This luxury cottage for two is the perfect choice f...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £399

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £399

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 £399

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £399

Dairy Cottage

4387

1 bedroom self catering cottage near Ivybridge, South Devon.


Welcome to one of south Devon's most peaceful locations and this beautiful renovated 18th Century barn within Dartmoor National Park. This gorgeous cottage for two offers the perfe...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £399

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

7 nights from £411

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 £411

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £430

Ashley's Shack

3008

Gorgeous cabin sleeping 2 near Dartmouth, South Devon.


Walk up the little path through three acres of grounds and woods and there you'll find delightful Ashley's Shack, sat in an idyllic spot up above a large lake. Painted a pretty pal...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £430

We are Gold accredited with the Green Tourism Business Scheme.

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £432

Shepherd's Oak

3280

Dog friendly shepherds hut for two with a wood-fired hot tub near Exeter.


This beautifully presented shepherd's hut is as much a part of the landscape here as the ancient oak which gives it its name. The two stand side-by-side at the top of a gently slop...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £432

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £432

Stargazy Sky Shepherd's Hut

3296

Gorgeous shepherds hut sleeping 2 near Lyme Regis, East Devon.


The location high above the Axe Valley as it heads to the Jurassic Coast just a few miles away could not be more magical. Easy to reach, yet off the beaten track for the last adven...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £432

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