Picture yourself opening your door and stepping out into the biting winter air, listen to the birds singing in the still morning and look out over rolling, snow-capped scenery. If these are the kind of sights that would make your heart leap, then why not book a winter cottage break with Devon Farms and make that dream a reality? There is no time of year more beautiful than winter in Devon, and no better place to fully appreciate it than one of our hand-picked cottage breaks.
Whether you are looking for some stunning winter scenery, to see some incredible rural wildlife or you just want to get stuck into the market towns and their fabulous shopping, Devon has something to offer people from all walks of life. If you’re ready to get started on your next winter adventure why not browse our hand-picked selection of country cottage breaks?
Self-catering cottages in South Devon, on a working farm overlooking coastal village of Wembury, in an area of outstanding natural beauty. Close to beaches, coast path, city of Plymouth and Dartmoor.
Traditional single storey cottage on a small farm with calves, sheep, chickens, ducks, geese and ponies. The 2 bedroom cottage boasts a wonderful inglenook fireplace complete with logburner. A Gem!
On the peaceful Spreacombe Estate, 3.5 miles from Woolacombe Beach we have 6 family run cottages and a converted barn meeting room. Dog friendly (except Clematis), Child friendly, ideal for walking.
Set in the East Devon hills close to the Jurrasic Coast, we welcome guests to our working dairy farm. Our cottages have large living areas, underfloor heating, woodburners, well equipped kitchens.
Self catering cottages in the heart of South Devon with lots of animals and excellent child friendly facilities including indoor pool, toddler soft play, walk-in rabbit area & tennis court.
Spacious 4* cottages set in unspoilt countryside overlooking the sea - minutes from the golden sandy beaches at Woolacombe, Saunton & Croyde and a short walk from Lee Bay and the Grampus village pub.
Smallicombe Farm is set in an idyllic location of 70 acres of pasture and ancient woodland and offers excellent self-catering holiday cottage accommodation on a real working farm in Devon.
Relax in our heated swimming pool and slip into the tranquillity of rural life. Spacious comfortable cottage with indoor and outdoor play areas. Quiet but accessible location for Exeter and the M5.
Nestled in the picturesque valley of Widecombe-in-the-Moor Lays Wooder Manor. Breath taking views from your doorstep. The perfect location to stay, tour and explore Dartmoor National Park.
Delightful cottages on working Dairy farm, explore the area for fantastic coastline, wonderful moorland, visitor attractions, local foods and many family events. Children love the calf feeding.
Five spacious real log cabins, beautiful views across Exmoor, fully equipped kitchen, central heating with log burner, safe enclosed garden. Working dairy farm with sheep, pigs and poultry.
6 cosy cottages in a great place to relax. Explore North Devon's beaches and more. Close to Arlington Court, Marwood Hill Gardens & RHS Rosemoor. Small family run farm in fifteen acres. Dogs welcome.
Self catering open plan accommodation. Peaceful rural setting, sounds of nature. 3 spacious, barn conversions, each unique, very high standard. On livestock farm, AONB. 15 mins Jurassic Coast.
A traditionally converted barn on a working dairy farm in the heart of the Blackdown Hills. A peaceful setting overlooking the Otter Valley with woodburner and wonderful countryside views.
Stay in our granite cottages. Climb the hill, you'll love the view. Relax by our heated pool or cycle the beautiful Wray valley trail to Moretonhampstead. Great places to eat in town.
Escape and enjoy the pleasures of the countryside. Delightful cottages nestled on a farm. Friendly animals, ride the pony. Watch the cows milked. Sandy beaches Woolacombe & Croyde. Walk to local pub.
Stunning Manor & charming Country Cottages, on the edge of Dartmoor. Sleeps 2- 24 ideal for families of all ages/sizes. Play area/barn, wifi, woodfires, animal feeding, acres of space, farmshop+ pub.
Close to Jurassic coast in an area of outstanding natural beauty. Orchard Meadow - individual cottage peacefully situated on a working farm. Large open living space, 3 bedrooms [1 grnd fl) 3 bathrooms
Stunning location on the North Devon Coast. Award winning luxury cottages that can accommodate 2-8 people in a beautifully restored Barn and Cottage. We offer cosy bolt holes to large family cottages.
Idyllic setting in the Exmoor foothills. Traditional 300 acre family farm. Cottages furnished and equipped to a high standard, offering rural charm, cosy woodburners (free logs), enclosed gardens.
Four comfortable fully equipped cottages. Peaceful setting in beautiful South Hams valley on historic 80-acre working sheep farm. Ideal location for a relaxing holiday
The well appointed wing of the farmhouse is completely self contained and has panoramic views of Bigbury Bay. Bigbury on Sea is a fantastic location for family beach holidays.
Escape to a peaceful Exmoor Valley and rewind in one of our charming 4* cottages set beside a trout stream, or Caffyns Halt with spectacular south facing panoramic views of Exmoor all have real fires.
Two 4* Gold, light & spacious cottages offer peace & comfort. Dine al fresco on decking / splash in jacuzzi bath (Thatch) or gather all in front of a log fire / round the kitchen table (large cottage)
Barn conversion, 2 ensuite bedrooms or thatched 2 bedroom cottage in heart of the unspoilt Mid Devon countryside. Lots of walks, pubs, relax & unwind on this family farm. Covid-19 safe guidelines.
Relax in the spacious, well-equipped wing of our 500 year old farmhouse. Our family run working farm is set in beautiful countryside but only minutes from many amazing attractions, beaches and moors.
Secluded 2 bedroom cottage surrounded by countryside with outstanding views over Exmoor. Abundant wildlife. Farm trail. Close to the coast. Garden, play area. Woodburner. Dogs welcomed. Short breaks
Dating back to the 1600's 'Beech House' with its slate floors and inglenooks is the perfect destination for family holidays, get to-gethers and all those special celebrations.
A warm friendly welcome awaits you at our traditional beef, sheep, dairy farm close to the Devon/Cornwall border. The delightful cottage in a quiet rural location but easily accessible from the A30. L
Two spacious cottages and a cosy retreat for two. Set in peaceful surroundings with stunning views, lovely walks and lots of wildlife to see. Ideally situated for visiting the coast, Exmoor, Dartmoor
In the heart of glorious Devon, fringe of Dartmoor, beautiful panoramic view of the National Park. Two idyllic country cottages, unique quiet & peaceful location, on the Tarka Trial & Cycleway 27
Friendly accommodation overlooking Exe Valley, convenient for exploring secretive & romantic Exmoor and only a short drive from dramatic coastlines. Enjoy country pursuits and leisurely cream teas.
Winter Cottage Breaks
Devon is the ideal destination for a stay in a country cottage, particularly in winter. Because so much of the county is working farmland, it offers the ideal mixture of stunning scenery, wildlife and local culture. From historic market towns to undisturbed rural scenes, staying in a Devon cottage is the ideal way to experience everything the county has to offer with all the comforts of home.
Christmas in Devon
Why not spend this Christmas in Devon? Explore some of the local Christmas markets, sample some of the local produce or relax in a rural pub in front of a crackling log fire - or perhaps simply find yourself a relaxing rural retreat to spend some quality family time away from home. Whatever your reason, if you want to experience Christmas in a Devon cottage, be sure to browse our selection of self-catering accommodation.