Top 6 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Newton Abbot, UK - Updated 2024

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Anne Nicole
Anne Nicole 
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The historic market town of Newton Abbot in England offers a good deal of attractions to discover. It is home to high street markets, secluded boutiques, theme and country parks, sports centers, museums, and outdoor recreational spaces. Kids will love Decoy Country Park, while couples can stroll around Stover Country Park. The town has a peaceful and countryside vibe, lying close to both the scenic South Devon coast and the aesthetically formed landscape of Dartmoor National Park. It features fragments of nostalgic history and jewels of unspoiled nature. Additionally, the market town provides you with upgraded accommodations without letting you part from its timelessness and tranquility. Read on to know about the top Airbnb vacation rentals in Newton Abbot, UK.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 29, 2024.

1. Chic guesthouse in the woods (from USD 128)

This private guesthouse is surrounded by lavish trees, featuring a peaceful ambiance in the woods. It can comfortably house two people in the attic bedroom, which has great lighting. The property also features a clean bathroom, a spacious living area with a flat-screen TV, a fully equipped kitchen and dining space, and a patio with pretty garden views.

Book this rental for a secluded, relaxing vacation without parting with modern comfort. From here, you can easily reach the English Riviera and beaches.

Stayed at this property?
Devon, England, United Kingdom
7.61 km (4.8 mi) from Babbacombe Model Village
135 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cottage was lovely:clean quiet and the bed super comfy
it was clean & cosy with everything you need
it's so cosy and immaculately clean
the cottage was to a great standard super clean and full of added extras that we weren’t expecting
excellent and helpful host who was attentive and considerate
lisa and matt were great hosts and made me feel very welcome
lisa and matt were so welcoming and the perfect hosts
friendly owners and lots of nice touches inside the place
finally lisa-our host-was an absolute gem who made sure our stay was as comfortable as possible
the location of this house couldn’t be more perfect
lovely little cottage in a beautiful area within walking distance of the town and station
the house was very comfortable and only a 10 minute walk into town
location is also great not far from a handful of beaches we would definitely stay again
great location which left us easy access to all the tourist points in south devon for our weeks stay
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2. Stylish unit in a 19th-century property (from USD 89)

Queens Gate, which dates to the 1850s, is considered one of the oldest hotels in South Devon. In 2019, the 21 apartments of the hotel were renovated with a stylish and luxurious finish. The complex offers individual well-maintained bathrooms, well-lit bedrooms, spacious living areas, and fully equipped kitchen and dining spaces. Guests can stay in a unit with a queen-sized bed and a sofa bed.

The property is near points of interest, such as the mainline train station, urban parks, Newton Abbot Racecourse, cafes and restaurants, and local facilities.

Stayed at this property?
Devon, England, United Kingdom
7.89 km (4.9 mi) from Babbacombe Model Village
95 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed was a good size together with the bath and lovely shower
so clean and modern
spotlessly clean and beautiful apartment
clean spacious well maintained and equipped
warm super clean and lots of useful information
great clean flat with everything you need
great location and amazing apartment
the appt is very good located near the train station and restaurants
great location for exploring this part of devon
absolutely stunning apartment excellent location and great hosts
good location for local restaurants in the evening and plenty of choice for good places to eat
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3. Modern accommodation with convenient location (from USD 102)

Located on the second floor, this modern apartment can sleep up to six guests in its two cozy bedrooms. The lodging features a contemporary layout with a fully equipped kitchen, a dedicated working space, a spacious living area, and a private entrance.

It also has a convenient location on Newton Abbot’s High Street. There are several boutiques and stores around the area where you can splurge on a shopping spree. The accommodation is also accessible to many food chains, restaurants, bars, and pubs that offer a wide variety of dining options and an ecstatic nightlife experience. The tourist-famous Newton Abbot Racecourse is also accessible by foot from here.

Stayed at this property?
Devon, England, United Kingdom
8.18 km (5.1 mi) from Babbacombe Model Village
49 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 4 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
flat has all basic amenities and comfortable beds
great apartment in centre of town
very clean and tidy apartment
the place is well situated clean and fresh
clean warm spacious nicely presented with all you need for a good stay
the flat was very clean modern well furnished and had everything we needed for a comfortable stay
ian's communications are excellent and his apartment is spotless
easy check in helpful host
the host ian is very responsive and forthcoming to make sure your stay is comfortable
great place/host we'll be back
ian is a wonderful host extremely accommodating and the communication before and during our stay was faultless
ian was really helpful when we needed some of the items that we couldn’t find around the house
good location too
ideal location in the middle of shops and bars
great accomodation in the good location
good location and a good place to stay
fabulous central location nicely decorated and comfy beds
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4. Cozy loft with free Wi-Fi (from USD 95)

This cozy loft is furnished with vintage décor and furniture, large windows, and standard household equipment. It can accommodate up to two guests. The apartment intricately maximized the space, and every corner is well-utilized. The kitchen has a coffee maker, a microwave, a refrigerator, storage, and an extended countertop that serves a dining table.

The high ceiling makes the bedroom and living area seem spacious, promising a comfortable time for those who choose to stay here. Free Wi-Fi is available here, as well.

Stayed at this property?
Devon, England, United Kingdom
8.28 km (5.2 mi) from Babbacombe Model Village
57 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire loft 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
also had an air-con unit in the room which is very helpful
g iron great shower cooking facilities
clean and spacious
communication was excellent the studio was clean and comfortable
good sized space clean self contained
very clean flat with everything you need
the apartment was as described and spotlessly clean
kathryn was a great host
kathryn was a lovely host available for anything you need
kathryn was a wonderful friendly host who couldn't do enough to help with anything that was needed
we enjoyed our stay here and kathryn was a most gracious host
kathryn greeted us on arrival and was very lovely and helpful
very comfortable and convenient location
walking distance to the train station which has great links to the coastal towns
an easy flat walk from the station being picked up from the station was a kind gesture
great location for newton abbot town and surrounding area
lovely flat in a central location
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5. Lovely Victorian property with breakfast

This Victorian property has two rooms for rent, and guests can opt to stay in a bedroom with a queen-sized bed or one with a single bed. Free Wi-Fi is available within the premises, and there is paid street parking. Guests will have access to the shared bathroom and the garden, which comes with outdoor seating. What’s more, breakfast will be provided.

Despite the accommodation’s remote ambiance, local train and bus stations are within reach. This means you do not need to worry about the accessibility of nearby tourist spots, such as Newton Abbot Racecourse, Dartmoor National Park, and Stover Canal.

Stayed at this property?
Devon, England, United Kingdom
8.67 km (5.4 mi) from Babbacombe Model Village
14 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
PRIVATE ROOM IN HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room and the whole house was decorated with a perfect style
spotlessly clean house the guest room is beautiful and really comfortable
perfect spot for what we needed spotless comfortable and welcoming
comfortable clean and very friendly host
louise and her husband neil are amazing people and amazing hosts
louise and neil are great hosts excellent room super comfortable bed
louise knows hows to host people in her very natural way
very educated intelligent friendly and with a great sense of humour
host is very friendly and it is in a great location
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6. Three-bedroom house with lawned garden

Perfect for families and friends, this spacious residential home can sleep up to six guests. This property is situated 3 miles (4.8 kilometers) from Dartmoor National Park and 7 miles (11.3 kilometers) from the coast of South Devon. Located at the outskirts of the town, the countryside property overlooks scenic fields and a stunning landscape.

This accommodation features three bedrooms, one of which is en suite. Aside from standard household equipment and amenities, the property also features a lawned garden where guests can do some stretching and breathe in the fresh air. Free Wi-Fi and parking are available, too.

Stayed at this property?
Devon, England, United Kingdom
9.84 km (6.2 mi) from Babbacombe Model Village
41 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire residential home 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a lovely place to stay with plenty of room
the kitchen area appliances and utensils were good quality and there was plenty of space for socialising
very clean comfy and homely place to stay
very clean on arrival and a well fitted kitchen
a very spacious clean comfortable house
immaculately clean and rob on hand immediately if needed
large comfortable and clean with some thoughtful touches
the hosts were very welcoming
welcoming and friendly hosts
rob the host and his wife are lovely and friendly
rob is extremely helpful to and answers any questions/queries promptly also a very friendly person
rob was friendly and welcoming he gave us some ideas of local places to visit too
great location and would definitely stay again
location was good for the places we wanted to go
the location is great for the a38 and newton abbot and surrounding areas
beautiful location very friendly the dogs love it
spacious and well located to visit the many great things to do in the area
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Find your treasure in the market town

This town offers a variety of accommodation options for your next trip. There are many vacation rentals that tie you to the town’s rich history without making you give up on modern amenities. Whatever property you choose to book, the experience is guaranteed to be something you will treasure forever. Find your ideal weekend home among the carefully selected list of the top Airbnb vacation rentals in Newton Abbot, UK, above.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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Anne Nicole, a graduate of Bachelor of Science in Tourism Management from Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila, worked as a travel writer for Trip101. Alongside her role as a literary editor and ESL...Read more

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