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Smaller self-catering cottages for two

View our selection of self-catering properties that are just perfect for up to two guests So, whether you are looking for a cosy retreat for a romantic getaway, fancy holidaying alone or perhaps with a friend, we’ve got a great choice of smaller self-catering cottages in Devon, Somerset, Cornwall, and Scotland.

We have cosy countryside barn conversions on a small complex, just outside the popular seaside resort of Combe Martin in Devon, which also offer excellent on-site facilities including a communal pool with sauna, welcome dogs and have an outdoor tennis court. There is a lovely retreat for two in a remote location on the Scottish Highlands, not far from Applecross, ideal for getting away from it all. In Somerset, we have a lovely annexe to a large country manor house, where guests can still enjoy and discover its 1200-acre estate. Plus, we also have smaller cottages close to the stunning North Devon coast and in Cornwall.

So, whatever you are looking for, we’re sure we have the perfect couple cottage for you. Simply, browse our cottages suitable for couples below. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with our team, they are always on hand to help.

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8 Challacombe
8 Challacombe
8 Challacombe

8 Challacombe

Woolacombe

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Devon

Four bedroom, top floor apartment sleeping up to eight in Woolacombe, North Devon with its own private balcony with sea views. Not only is this luxury dog friendly appartment within easy walking distance of Woolacombe beach and village, it also benefits from amazing onsite, communal leisure facilities such as the indoor heated swimming pool.

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10% discount on an early May stay

Sleeps:

8

Bedrooms:

4

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

5 Challacombe
5 Challacombe
5 Challacombe

5 Challacombe

Woolacombe

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Devon

Luxury, four-bedroom beachside holiday apartment in Woolacombe, North Devon, comfortably sleeps 8 and benefits from its own private balcony. The dog-friendly holiday apartment is within walking distance of Woolacombe beach, and guests are welcome to use the excellent onsite communal leisure facilities, which include an indoor heated swimming pool.

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10% last minute discount on breaks

Sleeps:

8

Bedrooms:

4

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Seaweed
Seaweed
Seaweed

Seaweed

Combe Martin

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Devon

A modern 3-bedroom holiday house within walking distance of the beach and village of Combe Martin in North Devon. Newly refurbished, Seaweed Holiday Home welcomes up to 6 guests and 2 dogs for a fantastic holiday by the sea.

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Sleeps:

6

Bedrooms:

3

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

The Tallet at Accott Manor
The Tallet at Accott Manor
The Tallet at Accott Manor

The Tallet at Accott Manor

Barnstaple

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Devon

Upper Tallet, a homely and welcoming three bedroom first floor countryside cottage, with lovely views, games room and hot tub. This pet free cottage set close to Barnstaple in North Devon offers a relaxing retreat for families, couples and friends.

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Sleeps:

6

Bedrooms:

3

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

6 Woolacombe West
6 Woolacombe West
6 Woolacombe West

6 Woolacombe West

Woolacombe

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Devon

Family and pet friendly, three bedroom holiday apartment with sea views in Woolacombe, North Devon. The stunning dog friendly apartment has two private balconies enjoying views over the Atlantic Ocean and is the perfect home-away-from-home for families or couples.

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Short break available w/c 28th July 2021

Sleeps:

6

Bedrooms:

3

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

10 Woolacombe West
10 Woolacombe West
10 Woolacombe West

10 Woolacombe West

Woolacombe

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Devon

Three bedroom, luxury, dog friendly holiday apartment in Woolacombe, North Devon, perfect for families or couples with the award-winning beach less than a four minute walk and offering guests excellent onsite, communal leisure facilities, such as an indoor heated swimming pool, gym and treatment room, as well as two private balconies with sea views and a private patio area.

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Short breaks available in May (please enquire for price)

Sleeps:

6

Bedrooms:

3

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Lower Instow Beach Cottage
Lower Instow Beach Cottage
Lower Instow Beach Cottage

Lower Instow Beach Cottage

Instow

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Devon

Three bedroom dog friendly ground floor apartment, in a great location across from Instow Beach and a minutes' walk to the excellent village amenities.

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Sleeps:

6

Bedrooms:

3

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Upper Instow Beach Cottage
Upper Instow Beach Cottage
Upper Instow Beach Cottage

Upper Instow Beach Cottage

Instow

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Devon

Instow Beach Cottage is a character 3 bed apartment, which sleeps 5 people and takes one dog. It is situated on Marine Parade, Instow, probably one of the most desirable locations in Devon. The apartment overlooks the sea and across to Appledore and the lovely dog friendly, sandy beach is just across the road. The excellent pubs and restaurants that Instow has to offer are all within an easy stroll.

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Sleeps:

5

Bedrooms:

3

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Braefoot at Lower Aylescott
Braefoot at Lower Aylescott
Braefoot at Lower Aylescott

Braefoot at Lower Aylescott

West Down

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Devon

Braefoot Cottage is one of six renovated holiday lets at Lower Aylescott Cottages located just outside the picturesque North Devon village of West Down, home to a fantastic village shop and pub. This delightful cottage sleeps 4 guests in two bedrooms and offers the perfect base for families who are holidaying with young children. There is plenty of charm and character combined with modern day furnishings and comforts to offer excellent self-catering accommodation. The award winning beaches at Woolacombe, the popular Victorian seaside of Ilfracombe, local family attractions such as Combe Martin Wildlife and Dinosaur Park and Exmoor Zoo are all just a short drive away.

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Sleeps:

4

Bedrooms:

2

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

The Dairy at Wheel Farm
The Dairy at Wheel Farm
The Dairy at Wheel Farm

The Dairy at Wheel Farm

Combe Martin

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Devon

Dairy Cottage at Wheel Farm is a 2 bedroom self catering farm holiday cottage that is single storey and pet friendly on the edge of Combe Martin. Dairy Cottage also benefits from the use of an indoor heated swimming pool with a sauna and kids play area. Combe Martin is a great location for a family holiday, an easy drive to the beach at Woolacombe and with 2 major family attractions nearby.

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Sleeps:

4

Bedrooms:

2

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Blare Cottage at Lower Aylescott
Blare Cottage at Lower Aylescott
Blare Cottage at Lower Aylescott

Blare Cottage at Lower Aylescott

West Down

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Devon

Tastefully furnished throughout, Blare Cottage at Lower Aylescott proudly offers comfortable accommodation for up to four guests. This two-bedroom countryside property set in a valley, just outside the small North Devon village of West Down is also close to the coast and the beaches at Woolacombe, Croyde and Saunton. Both Braunton and Ilfracombe nearby offer a great selection of restaurant, pubs and cafes. Blare Cottage is an excellent choice for those looking for a quiet break still close to the coast.

Book a last-minute break at Blare Cottage and enjoy a 15% last minute saving. This discount only applies to all last-minute holidays booked within 14 days of arrival.

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Sleeps:

4

Bedrooms:

2

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Smithy Cottage at Lower Aylescott
Smithy Cottage at Lower Aylescott
Smithy Cottage at Lower Aylescott

Smithy Cottage at Lower Aylescott

West Down

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Devon

Smithy Cottage at Lower Aylescott is a lovely cosy cottage set in a wonderful quiet and peaceful location surrounded by beautiful North Devon countryside but still within easy access to the coast. An ideal choice for couples and families wishing to enjoy both Devon's beaches and glorious countryside.

Enjoy a last minute break at Smithy Cottage ar Lower Aylescott. This cosy countryside cottage offers a fantastic 15% discount on all last minute holidays booked within 14 days of arrival.

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Sleeps:

4

Bedrooms:

2

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Lower Leys Cottage
Lower Leys Cottage
Lower Leys Cottage

Lower Leys Cottage

Withypool

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Somerset

Lower Leys Cottage set in the heart of Exmoor near Withypool is a charming two bedroom countryside cottage in North Somerset. It offers a great base for a family of four or couples who are looking to explore Exmoor and the surrounding area. You really couldn’t be more be more centrally located with some fantastic walks nearby and dogs are welcome too!

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Sleeps:

4

Bedrooms:

2

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Seaglass Cottage
Seaglass Cottage
Seaglass Cottage

Seaglass Cottage

Westward Ho!

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Devon

Set within walking distance to the popular village of Westward Ho!, and next to a championship golf course, this two storey ‘Upside Down’ cottage is in a superb location with plenty of attractions for everyone to enjoy nearby. Modern and stylishly presented throughout, and with the added luxury of its own private hot tub, Seaglass Cottage is the perfect bolthole for couples, friends and families looking for a holiday by the sea.

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Sleeps:

4

Bedrooms:

2

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

6 Middlecombe
6 Middlecombe
6 Middlecombe

6 Middlecombe

Woolacombe

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Devon

A first floor, pet-friendly, beachside holiday apartment in Woolacombe, North Devon sleeping up to four. The luxury, 6 Middlecombe, part of the Byron holiday apartment complex is only a short walk from the award-winning Woolacombe beach and guests staying onsite can make full use of the excellent onsite leisure facilities such as the indoor heated swimming pool. 6 Middlecombe has an open plan living area, a double and a twin bedroom, and a private balcony.

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Sleeps:

4

Bedrooms:

2

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Kittiwake Cottage
Kittiwake Cottage
Kittiwake Cottage

Kittiwake Cottage

Braunton

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Devon

Kittiwake Cottage in Braunton is a superb 2 bedroom cottage that sleeps four people and has been furnished and finished to the very highest standards. Kittiwake is in one of the best locations in the village, North Street abounds with character, beautiful cottages in a quiet street and is just a minutes’ walk from the centre of the village and a great pub at the end of the road!

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Sleeps:

4

Bedrooms:

2

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Royd Cottage at Lower Aylescott
Royd Cottage at Lower Aylescott
Royd Cottage at Lower Aylescott

Royd Cottage at Lower Aylescott

West Down

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Devon

Royd Cottage at Lower Aylescott is a delightful countryside cottage that has been thoughtfully renovated and furnished to offer everything couples and families could need on a self-catering holiday in Devon. Surrounded by glorious North Devon countryside just outside West Down, this two bedroom property enjoys a wonderful peaceful location yet is within reach to the coast and the beaches at Woolacombe and Saunton.

Enjoy a 15% saving on a last minute holiday at Royd Cottage at Lowers Aylescott. This discount will be applied to all last minute breaks booked within 14 days of arrive. Treat family and friends to a special last minute getaway in Devon at Royd Cottage today.

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Sleeps:

4

Bedrooms:

2

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Devon Beach Court
Devon Beach Court
Devon Beach Court

Devon Beach Court

Woolacombe

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Devon

Devon Beach Court is a two bedroom second floor modern apartment in Woolacombe in North Devon with fantastic views over the beach. One of the most popular locations for a holiday in North Devon, Devon Beach Court offers a private balcony with sea views and modern furnishings throughout, perfect for a family of four.

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Sleeps:

4

Bedrooms:

2

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Springfield Bell Tent with log burner
Springfield Bell Tent with log burner
Springfield Bell Tent with log burner

Springfield Bell Tent with log burner

Barnstaple

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Devon

Five bell tents at Springfield Farm set in a beautiful countryside location, close to Barnstaple and the coast in North Devon. Each tent sleeps up to 4 guests (and a dog) and benefits from comfy beds, a wood burner and water heater. Wake up to stunning countryside views but with all your luxury comforts.

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Sleeps:

4

Bedrooms:

0

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Springfield Linney
Springfield Linney
Springfield Linney

Springfield Linney

Barnstaple

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Devon

A stylish dog friendly countryside retreat with its own hot tub and panoramic coastal views, in Devon. The Springfield Linney is stylish and recently renovated barn conversion comfortably accommodates 4 in two bedrooms, ideal for couples and families looking for a tranquil rural location yet close to the beaches at Saunton, Woolacombe and Croyde.

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Sleeps:

4

Bedrooms:

2

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

1 Middlecombe
1 Middlecombe
1 Middlecombe

1 Middlecombe

Woolacombe

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Devon

A luxury, 2 bedroom, sea view apartment sleeping up to four. 1 Middlecombe in Woolacombe, North Devon is the ideal family or couple friendly coastal holiday home. The apartment located in the heart of Woolacombe has its own private roof terrace and guests can enjoy all the communal facilities whilst staying onsite in a Byron holiday apartment.

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Sleeps:

4

Bedrooms:

2

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

2 Middlecombe
2 Middlecombe
2 Middlecombe

2 Middlecombe

Woolacombe

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Devon

The two bedroom, ground floor apartment, 2 Middlecombe is part of the Byron holiday apartment complex located in Woolacombe, North Devon. The luxury, beachside apartment accommodates up to four guests and is also dog friendly. Guests staying in a Byron holiday apartment are only a short walk from the beach and benefit from excellent onsite communal facilities.

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Sleeps:

4

Bedrooms:

2

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

16 Woolacombe East
16 Woolacombe East
16 Woolacombe East

16 Woolacombe East

Woolacombe

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Devon

16 Woolacombe East is a luxury two-bedroom holiday apartment sleeping up to four. The spacious beachside apartment within the exclusive Byron holiday complex is situated on its very own private floor, and guests also have access to the onsite communal leisure facilities.

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Sleeps:

4

Bedrooms:

2

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

5 Middlecombe
5 Middlecombe
5 Middlecombe

5 Middlecombe

Woolacombe

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Devon

A two bedroom, first-floor apartment enjoying sea views from its private balcony. The dog-friendly, 5 Middlecombe in the Byron holiday complex situated in Woolacombe, North Devon can sleep up to four guests. The spacious apartment is only a short walk from the beach and guests have full access to the onsite facilities within the Byron complex, including the indoor heated swimming pool.

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Sleeps:

4

Bedrooms:

2

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Springfield Bell Tent without Log Burner
Springfield Bell Tent without Log Burner
Springfield Bell Tent without Log Burner

Springfield Bell Tent without Log Burner

Barnstaple

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Devon

A selection of five standard bell tents at Springfield Farm glamping located in a beautiful idyllic rural setting, close to Barnstaple and the coast in North Devon. Each bell tent sleeps up to 4 guests (and a dog) and benefit from comfy beds, gas powered hot showers, flushable toilets. Guests are invited to enjoy fun farm experience days such as pony and dog grooming, feeding the hens and emu's.

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Sleeps:

4

Bedrooms:

0

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

The Linhay at Wheel Farm
The Linhay at Wheel Farm
The Linhay at Wheel Farm

The Linhay at Wheel Farm

Combe Martin

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Devon

The Linhay at Wheel Farm is a pet free holiday cottage that sleeps four and is set on one storey. With an open plan design, the Linhay is ideal if you are looking for a family holiday cottage near Combe Martin as a base to explore. With Exmoor in one direction and the beaches in the other, two great attractions and Combe Martin and Ilfracombe just a short drive away, It also benefits from an indoor swimming pool, play area and wide open grounds to explore.

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Sleeps:

4

Bedrooms:

2

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

The Shippen
The Shippen
The Shippen

The Shippen

Fowey

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Cornwall

The Shippen is a 2 bedroom cottage in Fowey, a short stroll to Readymoney Cove and located in a tranquil area surrounded by landscaped gardens. The Shippen is a dog friendly cottage that sleeps 4 people, with a character lounge, and a kitchen to the side. There is a private terrace and front garden as well as access to shared landscaped gardens. Close to the popular Cornish town of Fowey, the Shippen is ideal for a family looking for character and a peaceful setting.

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Sleeps:

4

Bedrooms:

2

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Kingfisher at Lea Hill
Kingfisher at Lea Hill
Kingfisher at Lea Hill

Kingfisher at Lea Hill

Axminster

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Devon

Kingfisher Cottage is a charming two/three bedroom dog friendly thatched cottage, ideal for couples and small families looking for a quiet countryside retreat in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and still not far from the coast.

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Sleeps:

4

Bedrooms:

2

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Nuthatch at Lea Hill
Nuthatch at Lea Hill
Nuthatch at Lea Hill

Nuthatch at Lea Hill

Axminster

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Devon

Nuthatch Cottage, a spacious countryside cottage within the Blackdown Hills, near to Membury and Axminster in Devon. This spacious dog friendly self-catering property comfortably sleeps up to 4 in 2 bedrooms, but can accommodate a further 2 guests on a sofa bed and enjoys its own private gardens as well as communal gardens. Surprisingly close to the Jurassic coast and the South Devon beaches as well as being surrounded by many wonderful walks in an Area of Outstanding Beauty, it’s the perfect base for families and couples looking to explore the two counties - Devon and Dorset.

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Sleeps:

4

Bedrooms:

2

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Quakers at Lea Hill
Quakers at Lea Hill
Quakers at Lea Hill

Quakers at Lea Hill

Axminster

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Devon

Situated on the side of the main 14th century farmhouse, Quaker Cottage is a pretty 2 en-suite bedroom cottage that sleeps 4 people. The cottage has a pretty, private garden with table and chairs, perfect for some dining under the clear night sky.

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Sleeps:

4

Bedrooms:

2

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

The Garden Cottage
The Garden Cottage
The Garden Cottage

The Garden Cottage

Torrington

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Devon

The Garden Cottage in Kingscott near Torrington in North Devon is aptly named, with a beautiful garden surrounding this one bedroom romantic holiday cottage and is also just a short drive to one of the country's finest gardens at RHS Rosemoor. The Garden Cottage is perfect for couples looking for a romantic getaway in a secuded spot. It's also just a short drive to the famous RHS Rosemoor, if yiu love gardens with one of the country’s finest gardens an easy drive.

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Sleeps:

2

Bedrooms:

1

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Upper Mill at Wheel Farm
Upper Mill at Wheel Farm
Upper Mill at Wheel Farm

Upper Mill at Wheel Farm

Combe Martin

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Devon

Upper Mill at Wheel Farm is a one bedroom holiday cottage that sleeps two, converted from a water mill and on the first floor of the building. Upper Mill has plenty of space with high ceilings and an open plan feel, it's warm, cosy and well presented with a modern kitchen, dining area and lounge with a wood burner for the winter. Enjoy the indoor swimming pool or explore Combe Martin and North Devon, an ideal base for a couple.

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Sleeps:

2

Bedrooms:

1

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Woodpecker at Lea Hill
Woodpecker at Lea Hill
Woodpecker at Lea Hill

Woodpecker at Lea Hill

Axminster

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Devon

Woodpecker Cottage is a pretty one bedroom cottage that sleeps two at Lea Hill Cottages, near the village of Membury in Devon. Woodpecker Cottage has plenty of space for couples and their pets (it welcomes up to 4 dogs!) in its charming open plan living area, spacious double bedroom and private garden. Surrounded by many wonderful walks within the Blackdown Hills, and a short drive to the Jurassic coast, it offers a fabulous base for couples looking to explore Devon and Dorset.

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Sleeps:

2

Bedrooms:

1

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

The Shepherd's Shed at Accott Manor
The Shepherd's Shed at Accott Manor
The Shepherd's Shed at Accott Manor

The Shepherd's Shed at Accott Manor

Barnstaple

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Devon

Unique and quirky self-catering accommodation for couples (and their dog) looking to get away for a relaxing break, yet with plenty to do and see, only a short drive away.

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Sleeps:

2

Bedrooms:

1

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Hayloft at Wheel Farm
Hayloft at Wheel Farm
Hayloft at Wheel Farm

Hayloft at Wheel Farm

Combe Martin

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Devon

The Hayloft is a dog friendly one bedroom holiday cottage near Combe Martin in North Devon that sleeps 2 people. With the use of an indoor swimming pool and other facilities, the Hayloft is great for a couple looking for a spacious and modern character cottage complete with a wood burner.

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Sleeps:

2

Bedrooms:

1

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

The Stable at White Meadow
The Stable at White Meadow
The Stable at White Meadow

The Stable at White Meadow

Kentisbury

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Devon

A charming one bedroom countryside cottage, perfect for couples looking for a weekend getaway or a relaxing countryside break. Nestled on the edge of the North Devon village of Kentisbury, this wonderful dog friendly cottage offers a wonderful quiet countryside setting, but is also only a short drive away from the North Devon coast and Exmoor National Park.

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Sleeps:

2

Bedrooms:

1

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

The Hen House at Accott Manor
The Hen House at Accott Manor
The Hen House at Accott Manor

The Hen House at Accott Manor

Barnstaple

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Devon

Recently renovated, the Hen House is a couple and dog friendly, one bedroom cottage offering stunning countryside views and a private hot tub.

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Sleeps:

2

Bedrooms:

1

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Lower Mill at Wheel Farm
Lower Mill at Wheel Farm
Lower Mill at Wheel Farm

Lower Mill at Wheel Farm

Combe Martin

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Devon

Set on the ground floor of a former water mill, Lower Mill is prefect for those who don’t like stairs. A roomy open plan single bedroom holiday cottage that sleeps two people with a wood burner in the lounge, Lower Mill is a great base for exploring North Devon and on site facilities include a swimming pool, sauna and acres of grounds to explore as well as being dog friendly.

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3 night weekend break from Fri 23rd April 2021

Sleeps:

2

Bedrooms:

1

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool