On the search for last-minute cottages in Devon? We've got a huge selection of lovely holiday homes, all available at short notice. Whether you fancy a weekend by the coast in East Devon or a short break in the stunning countryside in North Devon, you'll find the perfect cottage awaiting your arrival at Last Minute Cottages.
Our holiday cottages in Devon come in all shapes and sizes. From lodges with hot tubs for romantic breaks to spacious homes for family-friendly holidays, you're bound to find what you're looking for with us. You can even bring your four-legged friends along for the adventure with our dog-friendly homes. Looking for luxury? We've even got homes with private swimming pools! With our best price guarantee, you're also safe in the knowledge that we'll get you the best deal on UK holidays possible.
Planning a last-minute break in Devon but not sure where to visit? Well, you're spoiled for choice. From the glittering coastlines of the English Riviera and South Hams district in South Devon to the beautiful Exmoor National Park, our cottages are dotted all over. It's the perfect choice for a summer holiday destination - pretty fishing villages, sandy beaches and even areas of outstanding natural beauty are just waiting to be discovered.
Best locations for a cottage in Devon
With so many gorgeous locations across the county, it can be a challenge to choose your favourite! Here are some of the most popular destinations for Devon last minute breaks:
Best beaches in Devon
Visiting in the summer months? There's a good chance you'll want to head to the beach to soak up the sunshine each day. Here are some of the best sandy beaches in Devon:
- Sugary Cove Beach
- Torre Abbey Sands
- Woolacombe Beach
- Ilfracombe Beach
- Westward Ho! Beach
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