Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Devon, England - Updated 2022

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Located in the southwest part of England, the county of Devon is synonymous with a spectacular coastline. The county is known for its sandy beaches, national parks, harbor towns, and fossil cliffs. The Devonshire cream tea is also extremely popular. Travelers love exploring the harbor towns such as Paignton and Torquay. Clovelly is also a popular village on tourists’ list courtesy of its traditional white-washed cottages. Dartmoor National Park is another must-visit spot in the county for its forests and rivers. With plenty of things to do in this county, you need to look for a place to stay. To make your holiday planning easier, here’s a look at the top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in Devon, England.

1. Wonderful chalet for four people (from USD 431)

This stunning chalet in Croyde is located on Downend headland, and it can accommodate up to four people. The luxurious home has two bedrooms and one bathroom and is a short walk from the beach. The open-plan kitchen allows you to cook here with ease. Unwind in the lounge as you watch TV or enjoy the countryside from your private terrace. This dog-friendly home also has a barbecue grill and offers free parking. Several pubs, eateries and shops are within short walking distance. A surf school is a two-minute walk from this vacation rental.

Luxury Chalet with Amazing Sea Views
Croyde, England, United Kingdom
193 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
amazing apartment with stunning views
beautiful breathtaking views excellent beds and bedding comfy with good quality decor and utilities
the rooms are quite small but didn’t impact on our holiday
the bed and bath linen all good quality
slightly on the small side but made up for by how comfortable the beds were
Cleanliness:
it was very clean
the chalet is comfortable stylish and super clean
very clean the beds are really comfortable with good quality linen and duvets
the chalet had everything we needed and was super clean when we arrived
very clean comfortable beds and great views
Host:
justin was a perfect host from start to finish
justin is also just the kindest and most gracious host
justin and nancy are very lovely hosts
justin was a super responsive host too
justin was a great host and nothing seemed too much trouble
Location:
fantastic location so close to the beach
great location with a 5 minute walk from the beach
absolutely stunning accommodation & location
great walks around and a short 10 minute walk to town making this an ideal location
what an outstanding location and great facilities
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2. Nordic-inspired barn in North Buckland (from USD 163)

This barn is located in North Buckland, North Devon. It is just a 9-minute and 14-minute drive from coastal towns of Croyde and Woolacombe, respectively. The luxury barn has an open-plan living area and the log stove adds a homey feel to the rental. This Scandinavian-style abode has high ceilings and a lovely patio where you can enjoy breakfast. The kid-friendly property can accommodate two guests in its one bedroom with a comfortable king bed. The pristine bathroom has a bath and shower as well as underfloor heating. The kitchen is well-stocked, so you can cook meals easily. Guests can park two cars in the driveway. The living area features a TV with Netflix and Amazon. Guests have access to free WiFi, a high chair, toys, travel cot, and more.

The Barn - Georgeham North Devon
North Buckland, England, United Kingdom
106 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Barn 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the sofa bathtub and bed are amazing
beautiful huge bath and lovely shower
it was nice to have a partial private garden area with seats and table to enjoy the surroundings
Cleanliness:
superbly clean inviting and comfortable
meticulously clean really well furnished and designed
stylish cosy and spotlessly clean
the barn was absolutely amazing so clean so beautifully designed
spotless and beautifully finished
Host:
amazing welcoming and friendly hosts
thank you sam and ted for being great hosts xx
amazing place great hosts fantastic service - we will be back for sure
sam and ted were wonderful hosts
sam and ted were very welcoming and were great hosts
Location:
her barn is a beautiful idiclyic hide away with everything you need close by
really great location for walks on the beach
excellent location; close to some wonderful beaches and great woodland walks
relaxed stylish environment in a very good location
the location is great with lots of walks and local pubs nearby
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3. Historic 18th-century cottage next to Two Moors Way (from USD 169)

This lovely property is steeped in history and was part of a farmstead. Surrounded by a valley, this rental was made in the 18th century from cob and stone. The interiors are airy and boast modern fitting and fixtures like underfloor heating. The rental is full of character and has a queen bed in the sole bedroom and an en-suite bathroom which is ideal for two guests. You can cook in the well-equipped kitchen and relax in the cozy lounge. The cottage is next to Two Moors Way and a short drive takes you to the village of Drewsteignton. Amenities, such as free parking on the premises, essentials, TV, WiFi, iron, and heating, are also available for guests’ use.

The Barn, West Ford Farm
Devon, United Kingdom
81 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Barn 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfy bed and wonderful amenities
a cozy retreat thanks to the underfloor heating and the tranquil surroundings aided a great night's kip
we loved the huge velux windows under floor heating powerful shower and extremely comfy bed
Cleanliness:
it was immaculately clean and had everything we needed for our short stay
it was wonderfully clean and organized while easy to use and maintain
Host:
lovely welcoming and helpful host
jill and mike were welcoming and attentive
jill and mike were extremely friendly and welcoming and made us feel very much at home
jill is a great host and we loved our stay
jill was very friendly & helpful
Location:
the best place i’ve stayed on airbnb the most perfectly converted barn with everything you could ever need
we booked jill’s place last minute for a long weekend getaway and i’m so glad that we did
hit book right now the barn is just the most perfect place we've ever stayed
what a delightful place to stay the quiet dark sky’s at night and birdsong in the morning
the barn is an unbelievable place to stay it has more than just the wow factor
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4. Stunning converted barn with lake views (from USD 130)

Located in Petrockstow, Deer Park Dairy is a 17th-century hunting lodge. It is spread over a huge area with spectacular lake views. This rural abode features two bedrooms and can sleep up to five people. The living area is perfect for lounging on lazy afternoons. The kitchen comes equipped with all cooking basics so you don’t always have to eat out. For a cozy stay, this converted barn also comes with a log-burning stove and underfloor heating. Amenities such as free WiFi, essentials, heating, free parking, dryer, and more are provided in this dog-friendly home.

Unique Rural Stone Barn Conversion
137 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire home 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a cosy fireplace and tv entertainment (netflix prime video etc
cooking in the evenings was an absolute pleasure in a fantastically well-equipped kitchen
the bedrooms were equally warm and the beds were incredibly comfortable
it's wonderfully quiet and the house has everything you need including an incredibly well-stocked kitchen
super comfortable and local walks are great
Cleanliness:
clean quiet and a great base in the devonshire countryside
its a lovely place clean spacious and very comfortable
the barn was perfect: clean homely with some lovely touches
we enjoyed our stay and found the barn spacious inviting clean homely and very well equipped
Host:
friendly and welcoming hosts
simon is a wonderful host
simon was a fantastic host
simon is an amazing host who makes you feel really welcome
great hosts simon & fiona
Location:
such a lovely rural location
excellent property in a picturesque location
amazing propert in lovely peaceful location
beautiful location and simon was very helpful
a peaceful location to chill out
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5. Modern rental with stunning views of Woolacombe Bay (from USD 66)

Located in the seaside village of Woolacombe, this rental offers scenic views of the bay. The two-bedroom home accommodates four people and has two-and-a-half baths. It’s tastefully decorated and has a lovely balcony from where you can admire the beach. Guests can enjoy free WiFi or watch shows on the massive TV. The kitchen is well equipped and you can make snacks here. Guests get underground car parking and access to a private patio. For things to do, Willingcott Valley Golf Club is a short drive from here, or you can go swimming or surfing at the beach nearby.

Luxury rental 4 minutes Bed to Beach: 2 Oceanpoint
Devon, England, United Kingdom
146 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
lovely views from the balcony beds were comfy and shower was nice and powerful
lovely deck and good facilities
a modern stunning duplex apartment having superb views from both floors of woolacombe bay
superb modern apartment with breath-taking views of woolacombe beach
fantastic stay in woolacoombe with great views in a stylish apartment
Cleanliness:
very clean and modern apartment
fantastic apartment that was super clean and everything exactly as advertised
really clean and very bright and airy
every bit was clean and shiny
the apartment was exceptional clean modern and luxurious
Host:
pamela was really helpful & replied to questions & queries promptly
communications with pamela the owner were excellent from the start and she always replied promptly to our emails
pamela was very helpful
the host pamela was great with communication
pamela is a great host very responsive and friendly
Location:
amazing location very close to the beach
stunning apartement in superb location
a lovely location and lovely property
amazing apartment in a fab location
great spot v close to town
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6. Cozy cottage near Welcombe Mouth Beach (from USD 174)

This Airbnb vacation rental is in the coastal village of Welcombe. The cozy home can sleep up two people and is tastefully decorated. The airy bedroom comes with a king bed and guarantees a good night’s sleep. Also, this posh rental has a well-equipped kitchen with a pizza oven and wood-burning stove. It also offers unbeatable views of the coastline. If you don’t feel like going out, lounge in the living area as you cozy up by the indoor fireplace. Amenities such as WiFi, dedicated workspace, heating, free parking and barbecue grill are also provided to ensure a pleasant stay. To top it all off, guests can relax in the backyard.

Secluded, luxury cottage nr Welcombe Mouth Beach
Welcombe, Devon, United Kingdom
122 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
superb place with great kitchen beautiful ambience and lots of peace and quiet
the kitchen is extremely well equipped and allowed us to cook evening meals with ease
the kitchen is very well equipped for cooking and the welcome book contains lots of useful information
the under floor heating is just perfect after stepping out the shower
thoughtful touches and has the real wow factor bed is super comfortable
Cleanliness:
as advertised: stylish relaxing clean
Host:
thank you to chris for all his help and the owners for letting this place out
check in was extremely easy and laura and michael were very responsive hosts
Location:
a great location for getting away from it all
great stay in a lovely location
beautiful location great and cosy place
great location for walks and a surf
wonderful atmosphere great secluded location
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7. Charming barn proximate to Dartmoor National Park (from USD 152)

This straw-bale barn is a short walk from Dartmoor National Park. Surrounded by greenery, this Airbnb rental has lovely interiors and plenty of character. It sleeps two guests in the clean bedroom that boasts a double bed. It has Velux windows that afford incredible views of the countryside. The bathroom is compact, while the kitchen and wet room both have underfloor heating. Aside from the wood-burning stove, guests also get to enjoy amenities such as a dryer, washing machine, WiFi, smart TV, and free parking.

Cosy, straw bale barn, walking access to Dartmoor
Devon, England, United Kingdom
108 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
and the wifi’s excellent
the kitchen was a great space with lots of utilities and lovely natural light
gorgeous country barn decked out with modern amenities - minimalist style but a cozy feel
Cleanliness:
it’s clean modern and spacious
the place was clean new and modern
cosy clean and well fitted barn
the barn was clean and beautifully decorated
absolutely stunning place the house is beautiful and has everything you need super stylish clean comfortable and absolute magic
Host:
lovely hosts who were very thoughtful
the hosts are great and were easily contactable during the stay
the host micheal was lovely he left us to it but helped us whenever we needed anything
michael and caroline themselves are lovely very accommodating hosts who were a pleasure to meet
extremely lovely and accommodating hosts and we are gutted we couldn’t stay for longer
Location:
completely quiet location and perfect for walking
absolutely beautiful location lovely place to stay
it truly is a lovely barn in a fantastic location
the area is beautiful with nice walks near the house too
great hosts location and straw barn
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8. Quaint country cottage with a private garden (from USD 195)

This three-story cottage in Devon has two bedrooms and a bathroom, making it ideal for four guests. This rental features a private garden that has a lovely seating area where guests can unwind. The fireplace adds to the home’s charm, and it also has luxury carpets made of wool. The modern kitchen allows guests to cook up a storm anytime they want. Amenities such as essentials, free parking, WiFi, iron, heating and more are provided. Make sure you spend time at the sandy beaches of Devon to make the most of your vacation.

Character Country Cottage with own Private Garden
Devon, England, United Kingdom
193 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cottage itself is lovely and cosy with really comfortable beds and beautiful views of the surrounding area
the mattress on the king bed is amazing and the bedroom spaces are big and airy
a lovely and comfortable cottage with everything we needed for an enjoyable stay
really comfortable sofa and cosy living room appreciated having netflix too
the garden has a great view and seating area and the place overall is very comfortable and pleasant
Cleanliness:
it’s clean and comfy
lovely clean property
beautiful traditional and clean
we found the property spotlessly clean and very well equipped
the house was very clean and cosy and beautifully presented
Host:
and our hosts were so welcoming and helpful
penelope is simply a lovely host
penelope was a lovely host friendly and helpful
penelope was a fantastic host
very nice owner who will give you a warm welcome
Location:
beautiful location and a beautiful home
set in a lovely rural location
fabulous location ideal for rest and relaxation
it is a lovely peaceful location well equipped and well kept
the location was absolutely beautiful very quiet and only 10 minute drive to the shops at crediton
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9. Historic coach house in Axminster (from USD 137)

This vacation rental is bound to take your breath away with its old-world charm. This lovely rental is close to Axminster, a popular market town in Devon. The seaside towns of Lyme Regis and Beer as well as Blackdown Hill are a few miles from here. The postcard-perfect home has one bedroom and a modern bathroom, and it can accommodate two people. There is a fully equipped kitchen where guests can cook. The entire home has underfloor heating to keep the space warm and cozy. You can watch TV in the living area or stroll in the garden as you soak up the beauty of the woods and lake. For some outdoor fun, go cross-country cycling or head to the beach with the whole family.

Sector Hall Coach House
Axminster, United Kingdom
198 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire villa 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we loved the huge shower with constant hot water and the large comfy bed
the rooms are beautifully appointed with comfortable seating stylish fittings and attractive views over surrounding countryside
very stylish coach house well equipped loads of space warm and comfortable set in beautiful grounds in lovely countryside
lovely spacious and high spec with underfloor heating log burner and powerful shower
very nice spacious converted coach house with large fully equipped kitchen outdoors sitting areas in a beautiful countryside setting
Cleanliness:
really clean and thoughtfully decorated
everything was the highest quality and spotlessly clean
spacious clean and modern accommodation
stylish spotless beautiful coach house
the house is very clean too
Host:
helpful and hospitable hosts
host was always on hand if needed and fantastic communications
nicky and alastair are great hosts and quick to respond to any questions on queries
the coach house is a lovely and cosy getaway property and the hosts are very friendly and welcoming
every detail has been carefully thought through and the host are friendly & helpful yet allowing total privacy
Location:
axminster is very central to all major attractions in the area devon/dorset
great property in a beautiful location
it is close to the near by beaches and fantastic walks all around
this is a beautiful place in a stunning location
beautiful location and very peaceful with everything you need
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10. Serene holiday lodge with scenic views (from USD 152)

This beautiful lodge is perfect for those looking for somewhere tranquil. Marwell Lodge is set on massive grounds in a peaceful country lane. This vacation rental is quite sunny due to the natural light that floods the entire space. The bedroom has a double bed and a bathroom, while the common space has a sofa bed. Guests can cook in the kitchen or relax with a cup of coffee on the terrace. A local shop and bar are within walking distance, in case you want to have fun outside. If you have more time to spare, drive down to the beaches or take a leisurely stroll to a village shop.

A fabulous and peaceful South Hams holiday lodge !
Devon, England, United Kingdom
91 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire chalet 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wi-fi worked brilliantly i was able to live stream a football game with no buffering at all
Cleanliness:
exceptionally clean and loads of room
lovely space very clean and very private
lots of thoughtful touches and spotlessly clean
the lodge was very clean and well equipped with everything we needed
the lodge itself was beautiful and really clean with all of the essentials (tea cutlery plates towels etc
Host:
the host was very helpful and welcoming
fantastic place wonderful host and lots of great coastal walks nearby
laura was a great host
laura was a welcoming host
lovely stay at the lodge great host too will definitely be back
Location:
great stay location was great: easy walk to ringmore village and from there all the beautiful coastal paths
the location is the best in which we have ever stayed
very easy access to the coastal walk 45min from dartmoor
peaceful secluded but well located for the beach/coast the local shop and pubs
the location was perfect for us to explore the coastline and dartmoor
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Enjoy a tranquil getaway to Devon

If you love the sea and countryside, then a visit to Devon should be on your bucket list. The English county has plenty of resort towns where travelers can unwind as they soak up some sun on the sandy beaches. For a place stay, refer to our list above.

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Anupama Passary has written for several online publications and loves all things tech and travel related. She is a self-confessed chocoholic, stargazer and dreamer who loves to pen down poems.

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