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.

You can also book by phone on 0345 268 1307 (the phone-line is open Mon – Fri 9am-7pm, Sat 9am-5.30pm, Sun 10am-5pm). From outside the UK please call 00 44 1282 845994.

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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Orford Mill – Riverside

Great Torrington, Devon.

Sleeps 3 – 12. Originally a listed water mill and manor house, the complex now consists of nine delightful cottages, with shared use of an.indoor heated swimming pool, tennis court, etc. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: HSF.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Hot Tub
  • Pub nearby
  • Shared pool
  • Fishing
  • 18th Century

West Ashridge

Littleham, nr. Bideford, North Devon.

Sleeps 11. Just 2 miles from the historic port of Bideford, this spacious, detached farmhouse features a barbecue cabin for all-weather al-fresco dining and a relaxing hot tub. Guests are free to explore the 87 acres pastural farmland. Cottage Code: HAAP.

  • Games room
  • Hot Tub
  • Pub nearby
  • 17th Century

The Cottage

Instow, Bideford, Devon.

Sleeps 4. Set just yards from the pretty beach which fronts the Taw Torridge Estuary, this delightful holiday property is tucked away in the narrow back lanes of Instow’s old fisherman cottages. Within easy walking distance of shops, restaurants and pubs. Cottage Code: HLLH.

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

Downe Cottages – Japonica

Hartland, nr. Bideford, Devon.

Sleeps 2 – 6. Offering sea views to Lundy Island and the Atlantic, these eight lovingly converted holiday cottages sit around a pretty courtyard beside the owners’ 15th century farmhouse. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: KAAA.

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

Hayes Meadow

Exbourne, nr. Okehampton, Devon.

Sleeps 4. Set on a working sheep farm, this 17th century barn conversion enjoy picturesque views over meadows and orchard. Guests are welcome to use the grass tennis court, with stabling and a sauna available by arrangement. Cottage Code: CM9202.

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

The Admiral’s House – Nelson

Ilfracombe, Devon.

Sleeps 2 – 4. Watch the fishing boats land their catch from one of these three well-furnished and equipped apartments, stunningly set on the edge of Ilfracombe’s Heritage harbour. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: FDG.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Baldash Lodge

Branscombe, East Devon.

Sleeps 2. Offering panoramic countryside views, this superb holiday cottage makes a delightful hideaway for couples. Set in a beautiful wooded valley in acres of natural grounds, it boasts a wood-burning stove and a splendid four-poster bed. Cottage Code: HRE.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Boutique
  • 20th Century

Alminstone House

Woolsery, nr. Bideford, Devon.

Sleeps 22. A delightful, spacious house on the edge of the quiet rural hamlet of Woolsery, just a short drive from the breathtaking North Devon beaches. This imposing property is the perfect choice for family gatherings with its own enclosed gardens. Cottage Code: 16940.

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

The Pound House

Blagdon, nr. Paignton, Devon.

Sleeps 6. This beautifully converted 18th century barn adjoins the owner’s home and enjoys shared use of the outdoor heated swimming pool (May – Sept). Ideally situated for the ‘English Riviera’, just 3 miles from award-winning beaches. Cottage Code: HLP.

  • Shared pool
  • 18th Century

Shorewaters

Appledore, Devon.

Sleeps 5. This cottage is located in an idyllic position on the banks of the River Torridge and boasts two balconies from which to enjoy the river views. It is ideally located within walking distance from Appledore with its pubs, restaurants and shops. Cottage Code: 19563.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 20th Century