Self catering holiday cottage rentals in Instow, Devon, England

Book a cottage holiday in the charming village of Instow with its beautiful sandy beach and impressive views out towards the picturesque coastal village of Appledore and experience something very special.


Hints and Tips on Cottage Holidays in Instow

For a fantastic holiday by the seaside in Devon, Instow is a great place to stay, offering easy access to the Devon coast and its many stunning beaches. Saunton, which is home to the beautiful Saunton Sands beach, is just 30 minutes drive away and this beach is said to be one of the very best for keen surfers. Both the Hartland Devon Heritage Coast and the North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty are close by.

For cultured days out during your cottage break, Tapeley Park and Gardens are also nearby. Only the gardens are open to the public and entry charges apply. For more tranquil times walking amongst greenery, Northam Burrows Country Park which is set within an area of outstanding natural beauty is a short car ride away, entrance here is free. For more stunning countryside head to Exmoor National Park which is just over half an hour’s drive away.

Book a Instow cottage and look forward to discovering some of the best of Devon on holiday.

47 rental properties

Corffe House, Barnstaple, Devon, West Country, England

9 bedroom Large Country House, Instow 5 miles away

sleeps 16 - 22 guests
16 - 22
9 bedrooms
9
8 bathrooms
8
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2

Beautiful 9 bedroom Grade II listed country house, set within beautiful gardens close to Barnstaple, complete with cinema room/games room and enjoying access to an indoor heated swimming pool, hot tub and tennis court, ideal for big groups of friends or family looking to celebrate or holiday in style.

Special features: free internet access, pool (Within grounds of Corffe Cottages), tennis court, games room, indoor hot tub.

Weekly Price from: £4250
Next availability:
from 19 June to 26 June 20 from 03 July to 06 July 20

Ash Barton estate with pool, Braunton, Devon, West Country, England

13 bedroom Listed building, Instow 5 miles away

sleeps 10 - 40 guests
10 - 40
13 bedrooms
13
9 bathrooms
9
dog-friendly cottage, 6 dog(s) welcome
6

Fine country house set amongst glorious Devon countryside, this property has 11 bedrooms, large gardens, a games barn, indoor heated swimming pool and even has an old romantic chapel, overall, a perfect holiday home for special celebrations, large groups and family holidays.

Special features: free internet access, pool (located in the games barn next to main house with private shower and changing room. ), games room.

Weekly Price from: £4995

The Stables Parkgate , Barnstaple, Devon, West Country, England

6 bedroom Large Country Cottage, Instow 5 miles away

sleeps 8 - 12 guests
8 - 12
6 bedrooms
6
6 bathrooms
6
no dogs allowed

Beautifully presented 6 bedroom barn conversion, with access to a communal children’s play area with swings and slide, as well as a tennis court, just 10 minutes’ drive from Barnstaple and within reach of golden sandy beaches for day trips.

Special features: free internet access, tennis court, games room.

Weekly Price from: £995
Next availability:
from 08 June to 10 July 20 from 24 July to 31 July 20

Braunton Farmhouse, Braunton, Devon, West Country, England

5 bedroom Large Farmhouse, Instow 5 miles away

sleeps 1 - 10 guests
1 - 10
5 bedrooms
5
3 bathrooms
3
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2

Large 5 bedroom rural retreat with tranquil country views, sleeping up to 10 people in stylish and comfortable accommodation, just a short drive from the beautiful North Devon coast.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £1095
Next availability:
from 08 June to 10 July 20 from 14 July to 17 July 20

Springfield Linney, Barnstaple, Devon, West Country, England

2 bedroom Holiday Barn, Instow 5 miles away

sleeps 2 - 4 guests
2 - 4
2 bedrooms
2
2 bathrooms
2
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome
1

Luxurious 2 bedroom barn conversion in North Devon near Barnstaple with lovely rural and coastal views, plus private warm bubbly outdoor hot tub.

Special features: free internet access, outdoor hot tub.

Weekly Price from: £495
Next availability:
from 08 June to 17 July 20 from 18 September to 03 December 20

Somers Hiscott, Yarnscombe, Devon, West Country, England

6 bedroom Large Country House, Instow 7 miles away

sleeps 1 - 12 guests
1 - 12
6 bedrooms
6
5 bathrooms
5
dog-friendly cottage, 3 dog(s) welcome
3

This stunning high quality 6 bedroom country house features a beautiful interior and a tranquil setting with private gardens and is close to Barnstaple and just 11 miles from Westward Ho! beach and is ideal for large groups of friends or family looking to stay in style and comfort.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £950
Next availability:
from 04 July to 11 July 20 from 08 August to 22 August 20

Blare Cottage, West Down, Devon, West Country, England

2 bedroom Barn Conversion, Instow 7 miles away

sleeps 2 - 4 guests
2 - 4
2 bedrooms
2
1 bathrooms
1
no dogs allowed

Two bedroom country cottage with access to fishing lakes, good walks and a children’s play area with swings and an adventure playground area, just 7 miles from Barnstaple and 8 miles from lovely sandy Croyde Beach.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £315
Next availability:
from 08 June to 24 July 20

Crooked Lake Cottage, Bideford, Devon, West Country, England

3 bedroom Country Cottage, Instow 8 miles away

sleeps 1 - 5 guests
1 - 5
3 bedrooms
3
2 bathrooms
2
no dogs allowed

Idyllic secluded country cottage with beautiful mature gardens, sleeping 5 people, just 20 minutes' drive from North Devon's lovely sandy beaches.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £350
Next availability:
from 08 June to 11 July 20 from 18 July to 25 July 20

Duror, West Down, Devon, West Country, England

3 bedroom Cottage, Instow 8 miles away

sleeps 2 - 6 guests
2 - 6
3 bedrooms
3
1 bathrooms
1
no dogs allowed

Stylish 3 bedroom family-friendly country cottage, with access to children's play area on site, as well as fishing lakes and beautiful grounds, only around 15 minutes' drive from award winning Woolacombe Beach and the North Devon Heritage coast.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £325
Next availability:
from 08 June to 24 July 20 from 31 July to 07 August 20

Lake View, West Down, Devon, West Country, England

3 bedroom Holiday Bungalow, Instow 8 miles away

sleeps 2 - 6 guests
2 - 6
3 bedrooms
3
2 bathrooms
2
no dogs allowed

Stylish 3 bedroom country cottage with countryside and lake views, with fishing lakes on site, relax and unwind in the North Devon countryside, just 15 minutes' drive from Woolacombe beach.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £385
Next availability:
from 08 June to 24 July 20 from 07 September to 18 September 20

Braefoot, Woolacombe, Devon, West Country, England

2 bedroom Rural Country Cottage, Instow 8 miles away

sleeps 2 - 4 guests
2 - 4
2 bedrooms
2
1 bathrooms
1
no dogs allowed

2 bedroom holiday cottage with a patio with wonderful country views, part of a small collection of cottages set in 4 acres of grounds in the North Devon countryside where there are fishing lakes on site and a children's play area with swings and slide, just 7 miles from Woolacombe beach.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £290
Next availability:
from 08 June to 22 June 20 from 26 June to 24 July 20

Magnolia View Cottage, Goodleigh, Devon, West Country, England

4 bedroom Country Cottage, Instow 8 miles away

sleeps 2 - 8 guests
2 - 8
4 bedrooms
4
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2

Pretty 4 bedroom pet-friendly country cottage in Goodleigh with private enclosed walled garden, just a few miles from Barnstaple, 10 miles from Exmoor National Park and less than half an hour's car ride from Saunton Sands beach.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £475
Next availability:
from 08 June to 24 July 20 from 31 July to 07 August 20