Holiday Cottages in Devon

Welcome to our handpicked selection of historic holiday cottages to rent in Devon. Use your holiday cottage as a base from which to explore the English Riviera, sample Devon cream teas and indulge in good food and local ales in cosy country inns.

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Featured Accommodation

Laurel Cottage

Stoke Gabriel, Devon.

Sleeps 4. Just 200 yards from the picturesque quayside at Stoke Gabriel, this pretty 14th-century Grade II listed thatched cottage retains much of its `olde world’ charm. The sandy beaches of the English Riviera and historic Totnes are 4 miles distant. Cottage Code: HLN.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 14th Century

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St Michael and All Angels

Hollocombe, nr. Chulmleigh, Mid-Devon

Sleeps 6. With its vaulted ceilings and stained glass windows, this beautifully restored 19th century church offers guests a unique and luxurious country retreat. Blessed with historic charm, it was originally commissioned by the Earl of Portsmouth and is situated in the quiet little hamlet of Hollocombe. Cottage Code: UKC1328.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Quirky
  • Boutique
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

The Old Chapel

Holbeton, South Devon

Sleeps 8. Just a short drive from the fine sandy beach at Mothecombe, this elegant, stone-built former chapel now provides comfortable family accommodation in the heart of the small sleepy village of Holbeton. The fabulous arched windows ensure a light and airy feel to this unique property. Cottage Code: E3838.

  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Long Range

Whimple, nr. Exeter, Devon.

Sleeps 18. With its own private, indoor, heated swimming pool and games room, this delightful holiday property sits on the fringe of the quiet Devonshire village of Whimple. Visit the nearby city of Exeter, with its medieval cathedral and Roman city walls. Cottage Code: UKC286.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Swimming pool
  • 20th Century

Watermouth Castle

Watermouth Castle, Near Ilfracombe, Devon.

Sleeps 4 – 6. “With views over bays and cliffs from a castle stronghold – a unique holiday opportunity . . .”

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Shared pool
  • 19th Century

Sunset

Combe Martin, Devon.

Sleeps 6. Set in the heart of the small seaside village of Combe Martin, this well-appointed and comfortably furnished holiday cottage is just a short stroll from the delightful sandy beach. Within easy reach of the local shops, pubs and restaurants. Cottage Code: 29043.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Hewton House – Driftwood

Weir Quay, Bere Peninsula, Devon.

Sleeps 4. Located in a tranquil, rural setting in south Devon, these superbly appointed properties feature shared use of an outdoor heated swimming pool (mid May – late Sept). Conveniently situated close to Tavistock, Saltash and Bickleigh. Cottage Code: HAAU.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Boutique
  • Pet friendly
  • Shared pool
  • 19th Century

Cottage Pie

Axmouth, Devon.

Sleeps 2. A self-contained wing of the owner’s Georgian home, this former coach house enjoys wonderful glimpses of the estuary. Just a mile from the sea, it is within easy walking distance of Axmouth with its thatched colour-washed cottages. Cottage Code: HBY.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Lower Mill Cottage

Peter Tavy, nr. Tavistock, Devon.

Sleeps 2. This attractive, Grade II listed, miller’s cottage shares a large garden and patio alongside the babbling Colley brook. Set within the Dartmoor National Park, it offers completely self-contained holiday accommodation on a ground floor level. Cottage Code: HST.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Rocombe Thatch

Stoke-in-Teignhead, Devon.

Sleeps 10. This thatched, detached holiday cottage sits in peaceful mature gardens and also boasts a detached annexe. It is situated in a hamlet near the village of Stoke-in-Teignhead, just 5 miles from Torquay. Wifi broadband is available. Cottage Code: HPPU.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Fishing
  • 18th Century

Thatch Cottage

Chittlehampton, Devon.

Sleeps 4. One of a pair, this charming thatched cottage nestles within the pretty, tranquil village of Chittlehampton with its village square and welcoming inn. Built from stone and cob, it has been restored and equipped to a very high standard. Cottage Code: HDDA.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pub nearby
  • 17th Century