Welcome to our directory of family friendly half term break cottages in Devon. We only list holiday properties that are genuinely family friendly. Search for self catering cottages ideal for a half term break.

The English county of Devon boasts pretty fishing villages, sandy beaches and a complex and interesting inland of rugged landscape, including The Dartmoor National Park. The north coastline of Devon offers only a few popular destinations, such as Ilfracombe and Woolacombe.

Each property comes with a full description of the facilities provided. Holiday enquiries and bookings can be made direct with the holiday property owner or agency. Each property will have a booking link.

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Devon Holiday Cottages

Spinnaker Cottage

Spinnaker Cottage | Sleeps 6 | Salcombe, DevonSpinnaker Cottage | Sleeps 6 | Salcombe, Devon - A Grade II listed building on four levels, the top two floors being a former fisherman's’ or artisans’ cottage and the lower two a boat builders’ workshop.

Now combined into a charming property retaining many original features, located in the heart of the town. The cottage has free password-secured WiFi; two TVs and DVD players with a selection of films; all bed linen supplied and a super new shower room and upgraded bathroom.

Parking for one car is available in a private car park right outside the cottage. There is room in the boat store for a small RIB or sailboard, with access to a private slipway just outside the door.

The cosy character property has spectacular views over the main anchorage from most rooms.

Torcroft Hotel (B&B)

Torcroft Hotel offers stylish and friendly B&B accommodation in Torquay.Torcroft Hotel (B&B) Torquay Devon

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Torcroft Hotel offers stylish and friendly B&B accommodation in Torquay, the heart of the English Riviera. This Victorian villa has been tastefully modernised using John Lewis style as our inspiration.

Personal service, attention to detail and a wealth of local knowledge will help you get the most out of your stay in Torquay. Don't forget the comfy beds, fabulous breakfasts, free parking and free WiFi. Newly created Balcony rooms and deluxe Double and Twin rooms.

Whether you are coming from abroad, visiting Devon as part of a tour, or looking for short stay accommodation on a business trip, you will find the Torcroft a comfortable and welcoming home from home. We are located in Croft Road, a quiet, tree-lined road within easy walking distance of Torquay seafront, Princess Theatre, harbour, restaurants, shops and Torquay attractions.


All properties listed are suitable for family half term breaks, but you should always book well in advance to reserve your chosen week. Remember that half term dates vary throughout the UK and Europe.

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