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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Beech House, Thorne Park

Holsworthy, Devon

Beech House is the perfect base for visiting Devon and Cornwall. En-suite rooms, inglenook fireplaces, HOT...

AA 4 * rating
£350 -£1850 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
2-13 in 1 Unit
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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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Pickwell Barton Cottages

Woolacombe, Croyde, Devon

Charming country cottages on the North Devon coast, our working sheep farm overlooks Woolacombe and...

Visit England 4 * rating
£300 -£1645 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
2-8 in 2 Units
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Burnville Farm

Tavistock, Devon

Our substantial Georgian house stands in informal gardens amidst beechwoods and rhododendrons in the heart of...

Visit England 5 * rating
From £70 per room per night
Type:
B&B
Sleeps:
1-3 in 3 Rooms
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Shute Farm

Kingsbridge, Devon

16th Century farmhouse with oak beams and inglenook fireplace. Set in a quiet position only one mile from...

£70 -£78 per room per night
Type:
B&B
Sleeps:
1-7 in 3 Rooms
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Bulleigh Park Farm

Newton Abbot, South Devon

Relax in this little golden part of South Devon with tranquil views. Stylish cottages with off road parking....

AA 4 * rating
£195 -£945 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
1-6 in 2 Units
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Forda Farm

Holsworthy, Devon

Val, Roddy and family welcome you to their traditional, working farm, close to the North Devon and Cornwall...

From £80 per room per night
Type:
B&B
Sleeps:
1-4 in 2 Rooms
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Godford Farm

Honiton, Devon

Converted barns on village farm, just 2.5 miles from market town and amenities. 10 miles to Sidmouth and...

Visit England 4 * rating
£275 -£710 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
1-4 in 2 Units
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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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Higher Coombe Bungalow

Sidmouth, Devon

Relax and unwind in recently refurbished 3 bedroom bungalow with large garden in peaceful, sheltered...

£435 -£935 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
2-6 in 1 Unit
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