Great Value Short Breaks

Everyone deserves a holiday and if you are looking for a great value short break in Devon you will be sure to find one from our selection of hand-picked cottages to suit all budgets.

Devon has so much on offer and is the perfect place to spend a weekend or mid-week break. With its rugged North Devon coastline and more sheltered South Devon coast, two National Parks, Dartmoor and Exmoor, there is plenty of excuse to getaway for a short break. In fact, just a few days away here will leave you refreshed, relaxed and ready to tell family and friends what a fabulous time you have had.

With 450 miles of coastline to explore you really are spoilt for choice if you’re looking for a short break by the sea in Devon. Head to North Devon and discover the long wide sandy beaches of Woolacombe, Croyde and Westward Ho! These are perfect for picnics and relaxing on or for water enthusiasts there are plenty of schools that will teach you how to surf, kite board, SUP (stand up paddleboard) or kayak.  The North Devon coasts also offers some dramatic coastal walks along the South West Coast Path. Head to Hartland Point, one of the UK’s wildest and remote headlands imaginable with stunning views out to sea.

South Devon has some of the best beaches in England with crystal clear waters, sandy beaches and stunning secluded coves.  For family friendly seaside resorts head to Teignmouth, Torquay or Paignton with their traditional piers, colourful beach huts and numerous attractions. If you are looking for a more peaceful beach to relax on, then you  will be spoilt for choice in South Devon. Award winning beach Blackpool Sands, just along the coast from Dartmouth is an ideal beach for a day out with its sheltered bay, onsite café and water sports hire. If you like to try your hand at surfing then further along the coast is Bantham,  the perfect spot for body boarding or surfing.

The Devon countryside also offers plenty of opportunity to explore the stunning landscape, either on foot or pedal. Exmoor National Park is a fantastic base for a short break, with plenty of cosy cottages hidden away in the rolling landscape. Go on a day hike by following in the footsteps of the romantic poet Samuel Coleridge on the Coleridge way. Stop off in one of the many historic country pubs which serve up hearty meals and local ales. On the North Devon Coast the dramatic Valley of the Rocks near Lynton is an ideal walk for blowing the cobwebs away. 

Cyclists are really spoilt for choice in Devon, with many off road routes meandering across the counties breath-taking countryside. The Tarka Trail stretches over 35 miles from Bideford to Barnstaple as it follows the journey of Tarka the Otter in the classic tail by author Henry Williamson.  For mountain bike enthusiasts Haldon Forest in South Devon is the place to head for, where there is a range of bike trails to suit every ability.

Whether you are looking for a romantic getaway for two or a short break for the whole family our cottages make the perfect base for exploring Devon whatever time of the year. So, all that’s left to do is start planning your perfect mini break today and make time for the holiday you deserve!

So, take you time and browse through our selection of self-catering holiday cottages below, and book your perfect Devon break!

How does it work?

Rather than paying 75% of the full weekly cost for a 2 day break, we are now giving you the same break for just 50% of the weekly rate*.

What are you waiting for?

Take a look at our great selection of properties below which all offer Great Value Special Breaks.*Great Value Special Break offers include - 50% of the full week price for 2 days, 60% for 3 days, 70% for 4 days, 80% for 5 days, 90% for 6 days.



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15% Off!

Umberleigh, North Devon Countryside

PRIMRO

(No dates selected)

£326 - £721
per week
From £206 for a 3-night stay
  • 3 Star
  • Special offer15% discount for all available weeks in October
  • 4 Guests
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Pet
  • 1 Bathroom
  • WiFi
  • Private parking
  • Beach 13.5 miles
  • Pub 2.7 miles

Kingsbridge, South Devon Countryside

BC3188

(No dates selected)

£335 - £805
per week
From £260 for a 3-night stay
  • Situated in the idyllic market town of Kingsbridge this 2 bedroom detached house great is for families and our four-legged friends!
  • 5 Guests
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Pets
  • 1 Bathroom
  • WiFi
  • Beach 5 miles
  • Pub 1 mile

Woolsery, North Devon Countryside

ASHCOT

(No dates selected)

£312 - £671
per week
From £202 for a 3-night stay
  • 3 Star Gold
  • One of a small group of barn conversion cottages set in 16 acres with meadows, woods and ponds. Great for exploring the spectacular coastal scenery of Devon & Cornwall.
  • 5 Guests
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Pets
  • 1 Bathroom
  • WiFi
  • Garden
  • Private parking
  • Beach 12 miles
  • Pub 7 miles
15% Off!

Westward Ho!, North Devon Coast

N0987

(No dates selected)

£302 - £686
per week
From £196 for a 3-night stay
  • 3 Star
  • Special offer15% discount for all available weeks in October
  • 5 Guests
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Pets
  • 1 Bathroom
  • WiFi
  • Garden
  • Enclosed garden
  • Private parking
  • Beach 1.4 miles
  • Pub 0.2 miles
15% Off!

Woolacombe, North Devon Coast

N2066

(No dates selected)

£403 - £1176
per week
From £256 for a 3-night stay
  • 3 Star
  • Special offer15% off October half term w/c 26th Oct
  • 6 Guests
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Pets
  • 1 Bathroom
  • WiFi
  • Garden
  • Private parking
  • Beach 0.2 miles
  • Pub 0.1 miles

Dartmouth, South Devon Coast

BC1129

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£275 - £636
per week
From £215 for a 3-night stay
  • 3 Star
  • A well-presented family chalet on the outskirts of Dartmouth
  • 6 Guests
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • No Pets
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Garden
  • Private parking
  • Beach 10 miles
  • Pub 5 miles

Lynmouth, Exmoor

FALLS

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£497 - £1089
per week
From £313 for a 3-night stay
  • 3 Star Gold
  • Spacious riverside cottage within a short walk of the picturesque harbour and facilities of the delightful village of Lynmouth.
  • 6 Guests
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 2 Pets
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • WiFi
  • Garden
  • Enclosed garden
  • On-street parking
  • Beach 1 mile
  • Pub 0.5 miles
15% Off!

Swimbridge, Exmoor

N0208

(No dates selected)

£330 - £751
per week
From £212 for a 3-night stay
  • 3 Star Gold
  • Special offer15% discount for all available weeks in October
  • 6 Guests
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • No Pets
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • WiFi
  • Garden
  • Enclosed garden
  • Private parking
  • Beach 13 miles
  • Pub 0.25 miles

Barnstaple, North Devon Coast

N2042

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£381 - £956
per week
From £243 for a 3-night stay
  • 3 Star
  • Detached dormer bungalow in residential setting, yet close to town amenities.
  • 6 Guests
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 1 Pet
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • WiFi
  • Garden
  • Enclosed garden
  • Private parking
  • Games room
  • Beach 8 miles
  • Pub 1 mile
20% Off!

Combe Martin, North Devon Coast

SEAB1

(No dates selected)

£581 - £1416
per week
From £445 for a 3-night stay
  • 4 Star
  • Special offer20% discount for all available weeks in October
  • 7 Guests
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • No Pets
  • 1 Bathroom
  • WiFi
  • Garden
  • Enclosed garden
  • Private parking
  • Beach 0.25 miles
  • Pub 0.25 miles
15% Off!

Croyde, North Devon Coast

WITHY

(No dates selected)

£756 - £1656
per week
From £468 for a 3-night stay
  • 4 Star
  • Special offer15% discount for all available weeks in October
  • 8 Guests
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • No Pets
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • WiFi
  • Garden
  • Enclosed garden
  • Private parking
  • Beach 0.4 miles
  • Pub 0.4 miles

Dartmouth, South Devon Coast

BC44

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£445 - £1035
per week
From £343 for a 3-night stay
  • 3 Star
  • A spacious 2-storey family property, nestled above Dartmouth town with spectacular views and boasts period features.
  • 8 Guests
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • No Pets
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • WiFi
  • Private parking
  • Beach 4 miles
  • Pub 1 mile
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