Seaside holiday in Devon

Holiday cottages in Devon

Devon has always been a favourite English holiday destination. It’s quite timeless, with energetic history and unspoilt beauty. If you want luscious greenery, rolling country lanes and picturesque villages and hamlets, then this is the county for you. It may surprise the visitor that the Devon landscape has been deemed to be so exceptional, that over half of it has been given protected status.

Devon is home to England’s only natural UNESCO World Heritage site, the Jurassic Coast, and its sublime beauty is something that must be seen. Stunning geology creates rolling plains, such as Dartmoor and Exmoor, while seaside experiences can be had in popular destinations such as Sidmouth and Paington. Devon is a wonderful location for a family holiday, with so much to see and do, while its beauty also makes it ideal for a romantic weekend away. Browse our holiday cottages in Devon and plan your trip today.

Exterior | Orford Mill - Henry Williamson, Great Torrington

Riverside Hsf, Torrington

Holiday cottage for a large group in Great Torrington with 4 bedrooms, sleeps 8. No pets allowed. Pub within 1 mile, Hot Tubs, Short Breaks All Year, Swimming Pool, Swimming Pool - Indoor, Swimming Pool - Shared, Hot Tubs - Shared.

Overlooking the river (with fishing rights) this delightful cottage has use of a swimming pool, tennis court, games room and play area.

  • Barbecue
  • Detached Property
  • Games Room
  • Grouped Properties
  • Rural Location
  • Woodburning Stove
  • Decorated at Christmas
  • WiFi
  • Fishing Nearby/On-site
  • Heritage Collection
  • English Country Cottages
  • Parking - On Site
  • Childrens Play Area
  • Active Family Holidays
  • Country Cottages
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Exterior & garden | Pillhead Cottage, Bideford

Pillhead Cottage, Bideford

Holiday house by the sea in Bideford with 3 bedrooms, sleeps 6. Enclosed Garden / Patio, Golf nearby, Short Breaks All Year, Swimming Pool, Swimming Pool - Outdoor, Swimming Pool - Shared.

Perfect for getting away with your loved ones, this property has it all for a summer break away, including a swimming pool and lots of attractions close by.

  • Bike Store
  • Detached Property
  • Grouped Properties
  • Rural Location
  • WiFi
  • Working Farm
  • Welcome Cottages
  • Coastal within 3 miles
  • Coastal within 5 miles
  • Parking - On Site
  • Summer Best Sellers
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Sitting-out-area | Palm Leas, Ilfracombe

Palm Leas E, Ilfracombe

Seaside holiday cottage in Ilfracombe with 2 bedrooms, sleeps 3. Golf nearby, Pub within 1 mile, Short Breaks All Year.

Enjoy a morning stroll to the shops and beach, or enjoy a boat trip to Lundy Island. This single storey property boasts fantastic views and sits in pretty gardens.

  • Barbecue
  • Bungalow
  • Ground Floor Facilities
  • Sea View
  • Horse Riding Nearby
  • Romantic Getaways
  • Rural Location
  • Shower
  • Woodburning Stove
  • Decorated at Christmas
  • WiFi
  • Hoseasons Cottages
  • Coastal within 1 mile
  • Coastal within 3 miles
  • Coastal within 5 miles
  • North Devon Coast
  • Parking - On Site
  • Summer Best Sellers
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Living room | Orford Mill - Skirr, Great Torrington

Skirr Hsg, Torrington

Cottage to welcome you in Great Torrington with 2 bedrooms, sleeps 4. Pub within 1 mile, Hot Tubs, Short Breaks All Year, Swimming Pool, Swimming Pool - Indoor, Swimming Pool - Shared, Hot Tubs - Shared.

A fabulous choice for your holiday, whatever the weather, with many onsite faciltiies to keep you entertained.

  • Barbecue
  • Games Room
  • Grouped Properties
  • Romantic Getaways
  • Rural Location
  • Shower
  • Woodburning Stove
  • Decorated at Christmas
  • WiFi
  • Fishing Nearby/On-site
  • Heritage Collection
  • English Country Cottages
  • Flexi Cottages
  • Parking - On Site
  • Childrens Play Area
  • Active Family Holidays
  • Country Cottages
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Exterior | Orford Mill - Kingfisher, Great Torrington

Owlery Holt Hsh, Torrington

Holiday cottage to rent in Great Torrington with 2 bedrooms, sleeps 4. Pub within 1 mile, Hot Tubs, Short Breaks All Year, Swimming Pool, Swimming Pool - Indoor, Swimming Pool - Shared, Hot Tubs - Shared.

Bird lovers will delight in the live link from bird box to your TV. Enjoy the 3 acres of beautiful gardens, complete with water wheel.

  • Games Room
  • Grouped Properties
  • Romantic Getaways
  • Rural Location
  • Shower
  • Decorated at Christmas
  • WiFi
  • Fishing Nearby/On-site
  • Heritage Collection
  • English Country Cottages
  • Flexi Cottages
  • Parking - On Site
  • Childrens Play Area
  • Active Family Holidays
  • Country Cottages
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Exterior | The Granary, Colyford, near Seaton

The Granary, Seaton

Big house to rent in Colyford, near Seaton with 5 bedrooms, sleeps 10. Pets welcome. Enclosed Garden / Patio, Pub within 1 mile, Short Breaks All Year.

Ideal for walkers, explore the Blackdown Hills and the Axe Valley from this Grade II listed barn conversion.

  • Barbecue
  • Customers Choice 2015
  • Grouped Properties
  • Rural Location
  • Shower
  • Woodburning Stove
  • Decorated at Christmas
  • WiFi
  • Working Farm
  • Welcome Cottages
  • Coastal within 3 miles
  • Coastal within 5 miles
  • Open Plan
  • Parking - On Site
  • Customers Choice
  • Celebration Houses
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Exterior | Orford Mill - Henry Williamson, Great Torrington

Otters Haven Hsj, Torrington

Self-catering holiday house in Great Torrington with 3 bedrooms, sleeps 5. Pub within 1 mile, Hot Tubs, Short Breaks All Year, Swimming Pool, Swimming Pool - Indoor, Swimming Pool - Shared, Hot Tubs - Shared.

Stay at Otters Haven and learn the magical story of Tarka the Otter which was set in beautiful surroundings, here at Orford Mill.

  • Barbecue
  • Games Room
  • Grouped Properties
  • Rural Location
  • Shower
  • Woodburning Stove
  • Decorated at Christmas
  • WiFi
  • Fishing Nearby/On-site
  • Heritage Collection
  • English Country Cottages
  • Flexi Cottages
  • Parking - On Site
  • Childrens Play Area
  • Active Family Holidays
  • Country Cottages
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Self-catering cottages to rent in Devon

One of the larger counties of England, Devon is extremely popular for its breathtaking scenery, mild climate and sandy coastlines. The landscape is diverse, with rolling hills in South Devon giving way to rural communities in the North.

There are two national parks, two World Heritage Sites, a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, five Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty and an international geopark in the county. It has a varied and stunning coastline, stretching over 500 km. There are over 3,500 miles of footpaths and bridleways criss-crossing the county forming one of the most exceptional non-mechanical connection systems of any county in the country.

Whether you are seeking a short weekend romantic break or a holiday brimming with family days out, Devon has plenty to offer. There are wildlife parks, railways, farms, beaches, cobbled streets and markets a plenty, and attractions such as Kents Caverns, Ilfracombe Aquarium, Paignton Zoo, the famous Dartington Crystal, the Gnome Reserve and Wild Flower Garden at Holsworthy, the National Marine Aquarium in Plymouth or even a trip to Lund Island are as popular as ever.

And for the thrill-seeker, the beaches at Lynmouth, Croyde and Saunton Sands have gained a reputation as being superb for surfing, regardless of your level of ability. In fact, North Devon has become acknowledged as offering some of the best locations for water sports anywhere in the UK.

We have a large range of Devon holiday cottages, scattered throughout this great location, offering the home-away-from-home experience in a beautiful part of the country. Browse through our selection at your leisure, or contact us if you need more information.