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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The Coach House Farm

Exeter, Devon

Surrounded by sheep meadows and farmland, the converted stables of our Victorian coach house provide...

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£260 -£725 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
1-4 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...

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From £70 per room per night
Type:
B&B
Sleeps:
1-3 in 3 Rooms
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Lower Pinn Farm

Sidmouth, Devon

A friendly welcome and comfortable, spacious en-suite rooms await you at Lower Pinn an arable farm, 2 miles...

From £85 per room per night
Type:
B&B
Sleeps:
1-6 in 3 Rooms
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Jacks Cottage

Totnes, Devon

A beautifully presented detached barn converted to an exceptional standard, situated near Totnes, in the...

£450 -£900 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
1-4 in 1 Unit
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Broad Close Farm

Tiverton, Devon

Idyllic location in the heart of Devon.Two one-bedroom apartments adjacent to farmhouse, within 16 acres of...

£220 -£480 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
2-4 in 2 Units
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Farwood Barton Holiday Cottages

Colyton, Devon

Set in a private Victorian Courtyard, peace, tranquillity await with spectacular views (from almost every...

Visit England 4 * rating
£248 -£1349 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
4-8 in 3 Units
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Coombe Farm

Lynton Exmoor, Devon

Comfortable 17th century B&B farmhouse set on a hillside between picturesque Lynmouth and the legendary Doone...

Visit England 3 * rating
£38 -£76 per room per night
Type:
B&B
Sleeps:
1-4 in 5 Rooms
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Spreacombe Gardens

Nr. Woolacombe, Braunton, North Devon, Devon

4 miles from Woolacombe beach. 6 well equipped cottages in the peaceful, wooded Spreacombe valley. Dogs...

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£325 -£780 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
2-5 in 3 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 -£1695 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
2,4,6 -8 in 3 Units
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Newcourt Barton

Cullompton, Nr Exeter, Devon

Set in a picturesque location 3 miles from M5, a convenient overnight stop or ideal touring base for Exeter,...

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From £70 per room per night
Type:
B&B
Sleeps:
1-5 in 3 Rooms
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