Short Breaks in Devon

Short breaks in Devon are perfect for a cosy winter escape, a romantic getaway, a secluded weekend retreat or a get together with family or friends for a special occasion. Relax and unwind amidst wonderful rural surroundings and see the food you eat being produced in the local countryside.
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Whether you're looking for a weekend or mid week break, with or without children, our farm-based cottages and B&Bs offer the ideal location in the heart of the beautiful Devon countryside. You’re assured a warm welcome all year round, but the best time for short breaks here is from autumn through to spring – when you can enjoy all that the county has to offer without the madding crowds! Out of season prices are also considerably lower than school holiday rentals, meaning you can recharge your batteries for less.

Farm Stay accommodation makes the perfect base for the numerous activities on offer in Devon. Those on short breaks can enjoy golf, walking, fishing, bird watching, horse riding, cycling, surfing, kayaking, zorbing, and much more. After which you’ll have worked up both an appetite and a thirst, ready to tuck into a traditional Devon cream tea, sample some scrumpy cider or local ale, or try one of the 30 different varieties of cheese on offer.

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If culture and sightseeing is more your thing, Devon has plenty of choice – from historic harbours (Clovelly, Lynton/Lynmouth and Plymouth) and market towns with markets & craft fairs, steam trains and music festivals to historic houses and gardens such as RHS Rosemoor Gardens near Great Torrington, Marwood Hill Gardens and Arlington Court with its Carriage Museum near Barnstaple, Killerton near Exeter, Knightshayes near Tiverton, Castle Drogo on Dartmoor, Buckland Abbey in Yelverton, Saltram House near Plymouth and the quirky A La Ronde in Exmouth. You can even visit Morewellham Quay where the popular TV show ‘The Edwardian Farm’ was filmed.

To find options for short breaks in Devon, please use the search links on the left of this page with ‘Devon’ as your destination.  

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Lower Chasty Barn

Holsworthy, Devon

Set on a small Dexter cattle farm, this converted stone barn has comfortable accommodation and wonderful...

£400 -£540 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
1-4 + infant in 1 Unit
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Birchill Farm & Cottages

Torrington, North Devon

Set in idyllic North Devon countryside, our 8 holiday cottages are baby, toddler, and child friendly. Enjoy...

£557 -£2332 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
3-6 in 8 Units
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Frankaborough Farm Cottages

Lifton, Devon

A warm, friendly welcome awaits you at our traditional beef and dairy farm close to the Devon/Cornwall...

AA 4 * rating
£110 -£700 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
2-6 in 2 Units
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Hawley Farm

Axminster, East Devon

Quietly situated, three listed newly converted barns on livestock farm. Quiet peacfull.Well equipped and...

£371 -£1100 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
1-16 in 3 Units
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The Linhay

Dartmouth, Devon

The Linhay, which sleeps 6, provides spacious, relaxing and flexible accommodation. It has a balcony over...

£550 -£1850 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Units :
1
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Hele Payne Farm

Exeter, Devon

Relax in our outdoor heated swimming pool and slip into the tranquillity of rural life in Devon, as featured...

Visit England 4 * rating
£390 -£1050 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
1-6 in 1 Unit
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Lower Hearson Farm Cottages

South Molton, Devon

Lower Hearson Farm is a small family run farm set in gardens, field and woodland. Covered heated Outdoor...

Visit England 4 * rating
£345 -£1190 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
2-7 in 6 Units
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Higher Longford Cottages

Tavistock, Devon

Stay in one of our 5 traditional stone built cottages, set amongst the foothills of the spectacular Dartmoor...

£210 -£825 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Units :
5
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Odle Farm Holiday Cottages

Upottery Honiton, Devon

Relax, recharge and enjoy the view! Odle Farm has 4 cottages situated near Honiton, East Devon with Hot tubs,...

£450 -£1025 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
2-5 in 4 Units
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Knowle Farm

Nr Totnes, South Devon

Donkeys, pigs and farm pets galore, indoor toddler soft play area, indoor heated pool, tennis and much more....

Visit England 4 * rating
£350 -£2360 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
2-8 in 6 Units
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