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Devon’s most romantic cottages

Jemima Kirkwood 05 January 2022

The picturesque region of Devon is the perfect place for a romantic escape at any time of the year. Featuring windswept beaches, tumbling waterfalls and plenty of pretty villages, you’ll fall in love with the location and create wonderful memories with your special person.

With lots of hidden coves and secluded corners, there are plenty of spots for picnics and quiet times; for those who prefer a faster pace, there’s lots for the adrenaline junkies and adventurers to enjoy too! 

Ready to embark on your getaway for two? Here are some of our most romantic cottages and glamping abodes to inspire your next trip…


The Cider Barn - High Bickington

Whether you want to enjoy some of Devon’s best walking trails, cycling routes, beautiful beaches or kick back and relax in front of the fire at home, The Cider Barn is an ideal location to make the most of it all.

Boasting majestic views towards Exmoor and stunning contemporary interiors, you’ll love everything this quirky home has to offer – it’s the perfect place for quality time and relaxation around all the exploring. Its reverse-level design really celebrates the sights, and you can see the natural beauty of its surroundings reflected in the furnishings and design throughout. It certainly has that wow factor and you will love the forest wall in the living room! Check it out today. Sleeps 4 | 3 dogs welcome.

Browse our full collection of North Devon cottages.

Giffin Cottage - Brixham 

Situated just metres from Brixham Harbour, this is a beautiful coastal retreat and has the perfect balance of period features and rustic farmhouse chic - a real home from home. It's cosy and comfortable with a wood-burning stove and comfortable beds, and the traffic-free location is an added bonus, ensuring peace and tranquillity at all times of the day.

During your stay, a wealth of things to do will make your trip a memorable one, with wildlife cruises, scuba diving, beach days and eateries aplenty. Being one of our dog-friendly abodes, you won’t need to head off on a holiday without your four-legged friend either. Sleeps 4 | 2 dogs welcome.

Browse our full collection of South Devon cottages.

Ocean Sunset - Westward Ho!

An opulent retreat in a quintessentially British seaside village, Ocean Sunset has all you could want on a getaway for two. Lots of character and style shines through in the interior design and furnishings of this cottage, and the private balcony with hot tub and indoor heated plunge pool are the ultimate way to wind down as the sun sets.

Lundy, Clovelly, RHS Rosemoor and the South West Coast Path are all within easy reach for daytime adventures and there are lots of nice places to find a bite to eat too. Find out how you could spend an evening in Westward Ho! in a review from one of our guests! Sleeps 2 | 1 dog welcome.

Browse our full collection of hot tub cottages.

Magnolia Lodge - Totnes

Nestling between Dartmoor National Park and the South Hams Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, this wonderful glamping hut offers a couple the perfect retreat for a romantic break away. There is something really fun about staying in a hobbit-like house and this one doesn’t fall short. The all-in-one interior makes for a cosy space and the double doors allow lots of fresh air to come in on the warmer days. 

You have a private garden here with some outdoor seating and a bubbling hot tub to relax in day-in, day-out if you want. There is a sweet rockery garden where you can enjoy a morning coffee or al fresco lunch with the nice view and the fire pit. Set on a working farm, you will be surrounded by countryside and nature which all adds to the main aim of relaxing! Sleeps 2.

Browse our full collection of lodges and cabins.

Drovers Cottage - South Molton

If you are looking for a special cottage in Devon with a bit of style, then this is the cottage for you. With a fantastic open-plan layout, this holiday cottage has everything you need to enjoy a romantic break in Devon. Quality furnishings meet calming tones and lots of bright space to create a welcoming environment for guests.

The cottage is situated right next to the resident alpacas who are your friendly neighbours throughout your break, and the large enclosed garden is the perfect place to soak up the sun with a good book. The wood-fired hot tub will be the place to wind down after explorations and the fire pit offers the perfect spot to sit and toast marshmallows, or stargaze into the night. There is lots going on in and around the area, so make sure you come with your adventurous hat on! Sleeps 2. 

If you’ve not found the property for you in our handpicked selection above, browse our full collection of romantic cottages, offering lovely accommodation to suit all kinds of needs. 

For more inspiration on what to do and see in Devon and good things for couples to do, take a read of our guide to romantic things to do in Devon. It will help you plan the ultimate trip for two!

Disclaimer: Whilst every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information at the time of writing, please ensure you check carefully before making any decisions based on the contents within this article.

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