Discover a selection of 35 holiday rentals in South Hams, GB that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including parking available and internet/WiFi. Prices start at £ 109 per night, and houses and cottages are popular options for a stay in South Hams. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly South Hams

Enjoy the churches and other features of South Hams. Well known for its bars, golfing and riverfront, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around South Hams

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes South Hams a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Paignton Zoo (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Buckfast Butterfly Farm and Dartmoor Otter Sanctuary (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Woodlands Family Theme Park (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Dartmouth Steam Railway (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Splashdown Quaywest (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Paignton Pier (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of South Hams

Travellers enjoy South Hams for its riverfront and countryside. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, South Hams is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Greenway House and Garden (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Goodrington Sands Beach (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Paignton Beach (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Preston Beach (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Cockington Country Park (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Broadsands Beach (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around South Hams

If you're travelling by train, Totnes Station, Staverton Station and Ivybridge Station are the main stations in the area.

What are the top holiday rentals in South Hams?

Elegant condos, unique treehouses and rustic cottages — everyone's dream escape is different. Whatever you're into, you're sure to find something you love among our top holiday rentals in South Hams:

  • "Beach House' Style Cabin In Secluded Valley 1 Mile From Bantham Beach": If you're after someplace in Thurlestone with 2 bedrooms and plenty of style, this retreat will tick your boxes. Amenities include a smart TV and a free nearby fitness centre.
  • "Converted Barn, Area Of Outstanding Natural Beauty": Located in Kingsbridge, this popular getaway has 2 bedrooms and lots of handy amenities. A TV and towels are among them.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect South Hams holiday rental for you.

Can I find log cabins to rent in South Hams?

You bet! From simple hideaways to luxurious escapes, Vrbo has an extensive range of log cabins to rent in or near South Hams. If you're into adventure, check out:

  • "Yealm Cabin Is A Self Catering Log Cabin In Devon With Hot Tub": Enjoy a week or so resting and relaxing at this great escape in the middle of nature. Once you've reenergized, enjoy windsurfing or snorkeling, which are among the fun activities in this region.
  • "Log Cabin Near To Port Issac And Tintagel In North Cornwall Ideal For Walkers": Stay in and enjoy the peaceful atmosphere or get out and try some fun activities nearby, such as golf and hiking and biking. Idle or adventurous, it's up to you.

What are the top-rated holiday rentals for weekend getaways in South Hams?

If you're searching for an escape from the monotony of daily life, we've got just what the doctor ordered. Return home feeling all brand new after a weekend getaway in South Hams at one of these top-rated rentals:

  • "New Lakeview 2 Bed Cottage With Pools": This rental in Ivybridge makes for a pleasant weekend getaway. Spend time exploring surrounding attractions like Fishcombe Cove and Shaldon Cliffs Pitch and Putt, then put your feet up and enjoy your comfy digs. A hair dryer and a barbecue grill are some amenities here.
  • "1 Bedroom Accommodation In Ugborough": Another great choice, this rental in Ugborough comes with a kitchen, a TV and more. Torbay Golf Centre and Torquay Museum are nearby when you want to get your fix of Mother Nature.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in South Hams?

You'll find plenty of studio apartments in South Hams. While they're no mansion, they pack a big punch when it comes to convenience, character and location. Here are two popular options:

  • "1 Bedroom Accommodation In Ugborough" in Ugborough puts you close to some of the area's best cultural sights, including Strand Art Gallery and Princess Theatre. Off-street parking options and golf are among the amenities here.
  • Located in Dartmoor National Park, "Beautifully Presented Holiday Flat" is another terrific base for your adventure. When you're not checking out hot spots like Shaftesbury Theatre and Palace Theatre, take advantage of towels and nearby birdwatching activities back at your studio apartment.

Can I find short term rentals in South Hams?

Book yourself a cheap and cosy cabin or live it up a little in a luxury apartment. Vrbo has a great range of short-term rentals for your getaway to South Hams. Take a look at these properties for inspiration:

  • "New Lakeview 2 Bed Cottage With Pools" in Ivybridge is ideal for a short-term stay. It's only a short distance from the centre of town, so you can get out and explore all the best sights without having to travel too far.
  • "1 Bedroom Accommodation In Ugborough" also lays out the welcome mat for short-term guests. Spend a couple of leisurely days at this property in Ugborough and discover why it's so popular with many travellers.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in South Hams?

If you really want to surprise your someone special, take them someplace special! Organise a romantic weekend getaway in South Hams at one of these properties and watch the sparks fly:

  • "Beach House' Style Cabin In Secluded Valley 1 Mile From Bantham Beach" in Thurlestone was just made for lurrrve. It's full of nice touches, including beach sun loungers and a nearby marina.
  • Alternatively, organise an amorous weekend away at "Converted Barn, Area Of Outstanding Natural Beauty". Located in Kingsbridge, it offers a fireplace, winery tours and more.

What are the best large group holiday rentals in South Hams?

If you're planning to take a getaway to remember, don't go by yourself; bring the whole gang along. You'll have more fun sharing your experiences with the people you love. These holiday rentals in South Hams are ideal for larger groups:

  • "Riverside Alfresco Retreat With Sauna And Hot Tub": With 6 bedrooms, everyone can be a part of the fun at this exceptional escape in Kingsbridge. A nearby river and a firepit are just a couple of the amenities available here.
  • "Mill Barn, Woolston, Devon": This property in Kingsbridge has 6 bedrooms, so don't worry about leaving anybody off your guest list. A garden and video games are among its many highlights.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in South Hams?

In South Hams, there are lots of house rentals where a pool day can be every day. Having a splashing good time will be your highest priority at one of these popular properties:

  • Little kids, big kids, parents — everyone will love hanging by the pool at "Beach House' Style Cabin In Secluded Valley 1 Mile From Bantham Beach". Treat the family to a holiday at this Kingsbridge rental home which also comes with a TV and a separate dining area.
  • "1 Beachdown - A House That Guests In 3 Bedrooms" in Bigbury is another popular option. There's a whole lot to love about this property apart from its pool, such as a fridge and a dishwasher.

What are the best large family holiday rentals in South Hams?

There's nothing like travel to bring a family together, but first, you need to find a space where magic moments can come to life. These large family holiday rentals in South Hams come with all the room you need to spread out and relax with your loved ones:

  • "Riverside Alfresco Retreat With Sauna And Hot Tub" in Kingsbridge will make your get-together one to remember. It has 6 bedrooms sleeping up to 13 people and a range of amenities, including a barbecue grill and outdoor furniture.
  • Alternatively, treat the gang to a break at "5 Bedroom Accommodation In Ugborough". This Ugborough property has 5 bedrooms and accommodates up to 10 guests. Take advantage of a kitchen and a garden during your stay.

Can I find family cabin rentals in South Hams?

If you've been thinking about a trip with the fam, pick one of these cabin rentals in South Hams and give the kids a holiday they'll cherish forever:

  • "Cabin - Found At The Foot Of Roundway Hill With It's Own Secluded Garden. Pet Friendly" - Book a weekend or more at this escape in Bromham. Amenities like a TV and a fenced yard will help make your stay extra comfy.
  • "Lakeside 15 - Beautiful Lodge On White Cross Bay Lake Windermere - Sorry No Pets" - Amenities like towels and outdoor furniture also make this a favourite with families. Head to this Troutbeck Bridge cabin and enjoy some time in the great outdoors.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the South Hams holiday rental that's perfect for your needs.

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