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 71 May half term cottages

We are no longer accepting new bookings for holidays arriving before the 4th June. COVID-19

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

7 nights from £306

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

7 nights from £356 *

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


Tuell Farm is an undiscovered rural haven of peace nestling in the Tamar Valley, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. There are 28 acres to explore on this tranquil farm with Gre...

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

7 nights from £356 *

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  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £361

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


Close to Dartmoor National Park, dog-friendly and with gorgeous, extensive grounds, this former hayloft is a delight; think roses around the door, beamed ceilings and a welcoming o...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £361

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

7 nights from £371

1 bedroom, dog friendly studio near Tavistock, North Devon.


The Apple Store is an idyllic romantic retreat for two. Nestled within the stunning Devon countryside and offering the most beautiful and uninterrupted views, this cosy little retr...

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

7 nights from £371

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £374

1 bedroom, rural apartment near the beach in Seaton, South Devon.


High above the Axe estuary, this hidden retreat is just a short walk from the South West Coast Path along the stunning east Devon and west Dorset Jurassic Coast. Steps lead down...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £374

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £391

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 £391

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £391

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

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

7 nights from £411

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

Our guests rate us 4.8/5 on Feefo, the independent review site.

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

7 nights from £423

Gorgeous shepherds hut sleeping 2 near Lyme Regis, South 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 £423

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £424

1 bedroom, dog friendly shepherds hut with own fishing lake near Exeter.


A few miles outside the Roman city of Exeter, a few miles inland from the east Devon Jurassic Coast, and many miles away from the fast pace of everyday life, sits a delightful shep...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £424

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