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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West Woolley Farm

Bude, Cornwall

Award-winning barn conversions 2 miles from North Cornwall Coast with friendly animals to feed.

Visit England 4 * rating
£250 -£1750 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
2-6 in 6 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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Lower Brentor View

Tavistock, Devon

A converted stone barn in an idyllic location with stunning views to Brentor Church. Offering one double...

£62 -£115 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Units :
1
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Meadow Sweet Cottage

Okehampton, Devon

Meadow Sweet is a cosy self catering cottage in tranquil woodland settings, just one mile from Okehampton and...

Visit England 4 * rating
£290 -£700 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
2-4 in 1 Unit
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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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Higher Biddacott Farm

Umberleigh, Devon

Wake up to a view of rolling Devon countryside, a scrumptious breakfast and the sound of Shire horses going...

Visit England 4 * rating
£42 -£132 per room per night
Type:
B&B
Sleeps:
1-4 in 4 Rooms
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Mincombe Barn

Sidbury, Devon

Welcome to Mincombe Barn. We’ve transformed this former stable block into three sumptuous hideaways, designed...

AA 4 * rating
£120 -£120 per room per night
Type:
B&B
Sleeps:
1-4 in 3 Rooms
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Smallicombe Farm B&B

Colyton, Devon

Relax and enjoy the sights and sounds of the Devon countryside in idyllic rural setting yet close to the...

Quality in Tourism 4 * rating
£95 -£135 per room per night
Type:
B&B
Sleeps:
1-4 in 3 Rooms
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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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Hawley Farm

Axminster, East Devon

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

AA 4 * rating
£300 -£1100 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
1-16 in 3 Units
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