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 74 May half term cottages

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £617

2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Tiverton, North Devon.


Otter’s Holt is set in 38 acres of beautiful Devon riverside meadows and woodland. This traditional smallholding has earned conservation awards from Natural England and offers a wo...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £617

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

7 nights from £620

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


Crislands Wendy House is in an excellent position for exploring the Jurassic Coast, the antiques shops of Honiton, the Cathedral City of Exeter and the east Devon Area of Outstandi...

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

7 nights from £620

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

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £639

2 bedroom holiday apartment near the beach in Brixham, South Devon.


Located in the heart of Brixham, 1 Pump Street Mews, a bright and airy apartment, provides a great base to return to after a day exploring or relaxing in this spectacular part of t...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £639

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

7 nights from £641

2 bedroom 2 bathroom dog-friendly fishermans cottage in Appledore


Poachers Cottage is at the heart of the historic north Devon fishing village of Appledore, set in a little cobbled courtyard off the iconic Irsha Street, a stone's throw from the w...

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

7 nights from £641

  • Sleeps 4
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £682

2 bedroom, dog-friendly, converted barn near Exmoor National park


Westlake Barn is in a lovely rural setting, within easy reach of the popular market town of Dulverton, at the heart of Exmoor National Park, as well as the wide sandy surfing beach...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £682

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £683

2 bedroom, rural self catering cottage near Bovey Tracey, Dartmoor.


Nestling in a secluded valley in Dartmoor National Park this semi-detached cottage, built in the early 1800s, boasts a beautiful location surrounded by almost two acres of the most...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £683

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £686

2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Barnstaple, North Devon.


Woodbine Barn is in a magical rural setting between the stunning beaches of the north Devon coast and the wilds of Exmoor National Park. This very high quality barn conversion is a...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £686

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

7 nights from £695

2 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage, Haytor, Dartmoor.


The pretty village of Haytor Vale is tucked down a narrow lane below the well-known Dartmoor landmark of Haytor Rocks. Beam Ends is at the end of a terrace of stone cottages, a sho...

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

7 nights from £695

Our property managers are local experts who handpick perfect places to stay.

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

7 nights from £699

2 bedroom cottage with river views in Dartmouth, South Devon.


Dartmouth is well-known for its attractive riverside setting and the Britannia Royal Naval College. The river is full of craft and the town has plenty to offer; good restaurants, p...

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

7 nights from £699

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £699

2 bedroom, rural self catering cottage near Honiton, South Devon.


If your idea of a holiday is fresh air and tranquil surroundings, Stable Cottage has the most fabulous south-facing garden and summer-house. Set in the courtyard of a former workin...

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £699

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