Self catering holiday cottages to rent in Umberleigh, Devon, England

For the ultimate country escape, staying in a rural retreat, a barn conversion or country cottage in the charming, relaxing and scenic village of Umberleigh in North Devon could be perfect.


What Umberleigh offers for Cottage Breaks

The village of Umberleigh is a great base for exploring some of the best of Devon, especially since it’s conveniently located just off the A377. The nearest big town, Barnstaple, is just 15 minutes away by car and there are plenty of other small villages and settlements close by waiting to be discovered and the coast is within a half hour drive too.

Umberleigh offers plenty of things for visitors to experience. There’s an art gallery, where you can see works by all sorts of local artists, an antique shop home to all sorts of wonderful trinkets and centuries-old objects of value, an of course the village pub, which has a pleasant, inviting atmosphere and serves a range of delectable food. Over at North Nethercleave Farm you can see one of the only snail farms in the UK.

If you’re a fan of scenic railway rides, you’re in for a treat as Umberleigh is one of the stations on the Tarka Line, which stretches for nearly 40 miles between Barnstaple and Exeter. If country walks are your cup of tea, you’ll be pleased to know that there are many in the surrounding area, offering intrepid explorers the chance to discover the raw and rugged beauty of the Devon countryside.

You can enjoy days out by the seaside too, not too far away when holidaying at Umberleigh.  The lovely golden sandy beach at Westward Ho! is just 16 miles from Umberleigh.

Umberleigh is an ideal place to stay on your country cottage getaway as it’s peaceful and quiet, with plenty to see and do, plus it’s really well connected, so exploring the surrounding area is very easy too.

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

55 rental properties

Bartridge Farm Cottage, Umberleigh, Devon, West Country, England

2 bedroom Farm Cottage

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

2 bedroom rural retreat with private warm bubbly hot tub, own swimming pool and stunning views over the Taw Valley out to Exmoor, idyllic place to relax and unwind in Tarka Country.

Special features: free internet access, pool (The warm indoor pool is next to the cottage.), outdoor hot tub.

Weekly Price from: £750
Next availability:
from 28 September to 02 October 20 from 27 December to 28 December 20

Little Silver Fox Shepherds Hut, Umberleigh, Devon, West Country, England

1 bedroom Shepherds Hut

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

Romantic sleeps 2 shepherds hut with countryside views and warm bubbly outdoor hot tub in Devon’s Tarka Country.

Special features: free internet access, outdoor hot tub.

Weekly Price from: £398
Next availability:
from 20 August to 22 August 20 from 17 September to 19 September 20

Somers Hiscott, Yarnscombe, Devon, West Country, England

6 bedroom Large Country House, Umberleigh 3 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 29 August to 11 September 20 from 14 September to 25 September 20

Fairways East, Chittlehamholt, Devon, West Country, England

4 bedroom Cottage, Umberleigh 3 miles away

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

Stylish 4 bedroom holiday cottage set within a Country Club’s grounds with access to excellent on site leisure facilities including an indoor heated swimming pool, jacuzzi, sauna and gym, just half an hour’s drive from Barnstaple.

Special features: free internet access, pool (Shared with other guests in leisure complex at Highbullen Country Club Hotel), tennis court, games room, sauna.

Weekly Price from: £834
Next availability:
from 14 August to 16 August 20 from 07 September to 17 September 20

Fairways West Cottage, Chittlehamholt, Devon, West Country, England

4 bedroom Large Holiday House, Umberleigh 4 miles away

sleeps 4 - 8 guests
4 - 8
4 bedrooms
4
3 bathrooms
3
no dogs allowed

Looking to enjoy a relaxing self-catering holiday for up to 8 people in Devon close to Exmoor National Park? If so, a stay at Fairways West Cottage near Chulmleigh where guests enjoy complimentary access to excellent leisure facilities including an indoor heated pool, games room and tennis courts at the local hotel, could be just perfect.

Special features: free internet access, pool (Access to shared hotel pool at nearby Highbullen Hotel Golf and Country Club.), tennis court, games room.

Weekly Price from: £729
Next availability:
from 14 August to 17 August 20 from 07 September to 17 September 20

Deer View Cottage, Chittlehamholt, Devon, West Country, England

3 bedroom Holiday Cottage, Umberleigh 4 miles away

sleeps 2 - 6 guests
2 - 6
3 bedrooms
3
2 bathrooms
2
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome
1

Stylish sleeps 6 holiday cottage with superb countryside views, set within the Highbullen Country Estate in Devon where guests staying at the cottage can enjoy access to the hotel's superb facilities which include a heated indoor swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sauna, all-weather tennis courts, a golf course and a games room with snooker table.

Special features: free internet access, pool (Shared use of indoor swimming pool at Highbullen Country Estate), tennis court, games room.

Weekly Price from: £551
Next availability:
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The Stables Parkgate , Barnstaple, Devon, West Country, England

6 bedroom Large Country Cottage, Umberleigh 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: £1044
Next availability:
from 14 September to 25 September 20 from 28 September to 02 October 20

Corffe House, Barnstaple, Devon, West Country, England

9 bedroom Large Country House, Umberleigh 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 03 September to 10 September 20 from 14 September to 18 September 20

Garden Couple's Cottage, Great Torrington, Devon, West Country, England

1 bedroom Romantic Retreat, Umberleigh 6 miles away

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

Idyllic rural retreat, perfect for two people, set next to beautiful gardens and tranquil Devon countryside, this couple's cottage features a bright, light and airy interior and is just half an hour's drive from the golden beaches of the North Devon coast and within an hour's drive of both Exmoor National Park and Dartmoor National Park.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £309
Next availability:
from 01 September to 04 September 20 from 18 September to 20 September 20

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

4 bedroom Country Cottage, Umberleigh 6 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: £498
Next availability:
from 11 September to 18 September 20 from 23 September to 23 October 20

Northleigh House, Goodleigh, Devon, West Country, England

4 bedroom Large Country Cottage, Umberleigh 7 miles away

sleeps 2 - 8 guests
2 - 8
4 bedrooms
4
3 bathrooms
3
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome
1

4 bedroom holiday house set outside Goodleigh with valley views, games room with pool table, table tennis and children’s play area in garden with swings and slide set, just over 3 miles from Barnstaple.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £603
Next availability:
from 04 September to 02 October 20 from 09 October to 23 October 20

The Byre at Cross Farm, Barnstaple, Devon, West Country, England

3 bedroom Barn Conversion, Umberleigh 7 miles away

sleeps 2 - 6 guests
2 - 6
3 bedrooms
3
2 bathrooms
2
dog-friendly cottage, 3 dog(s) welcome
3

Charming high quality pet-friendly and family-friendly Devon barn, in a lovely tranquil location by the foothills of Exmoor and well placed for discovering the best of Devon with Exmoor National Park within a 20 minute drive and the coast with sandy surfing beaches also only a 20 minute drive away.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £325
Next availability:
from 11 September to 11 June 21 from 18 June to 23 July 21