Discover a selection of 5,000 holiday rentals in West Country, 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 pool and internet/WiFi. Prices start at £ 82 per night, and cabins and cottages are popular options for a stay in West Country. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Choose a holiday rental for your West Country getaway

Learn about the unique charm of West Country with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. Take in top local attractions such as Cotswolds and Durdle Door. 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

Sightseeing in and around West Country

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes West Country a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Diggerland (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Crealy Great Adventure Park (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Wimbleball Lake Activities Centre (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • North Devon Hawk Walks (18.1 mi / 29.2 km)
  • The Donkey Sanctuary (18.6 mi / 29.9 km)
  • Babbacombe Model Village and Gardens (25.1 mi / 40.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in West Country

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, West Country is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Escot Park (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • River Exe (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Bicton Park Botanical Gardens (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
  • Exmouth Beach (16.9 mi / 27.3 km)
  • Dawlish Warren Beach (17.1 mi / 27.4 km)
  • Ladram Bay Beach (17.4 mi / 28 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around West Country

Fly into Bristol International Airport (BRS), the closest airport, located 52.2 mi (84 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Cardiff International Airport (CWL), which is 39.3 mi (63.2 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Newton St Cyres Station, Crediton Station and St James Park Station are the main stations in the area.

What are the top holiday rentals in West Country?

From luxury houses to intimate cabins, Vrbo has properties to match all tastes and budgets. Pack your bags and check out these top holiday rentals in West Country:

  • "Gorgeous Spotless Modern 2 Bed": If you're looking for someplace in Woolacombe with 2 bedrooms and plenty of style, this escape is calling your name. Amenities include WiFi and a kitchen.
  • "Overlooks Beach See Reviews Real Wow Factor": Book a few nights or more at this property in La Quinta and take advantage of golf, housekeeping services and more. It has 2 bedrooms to accommodate your family and friends.

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

Can I find log cabins to rent in West Country?

One hundred percent fact: West Country features some dazzling nature, and a log cabin is the ideal way to take it all in. Enjoy the outdoors without foregoing comforts at one of these character-filled bolt-holes:

  • "The Old Quarry - Log Cabin In The Woods" in Wiveliscombe proves there's no need to stay in a tent to get back to nature. Swap camping for this cabin's comforts, such as a firepit and tennis.
  • Put your suitcase down at "Hand Crafted Large Log Cabin. Rural Location". Annnnd relax. This getaway in Chard is the place to leave the world behind. A stovetop and pet-friendly services make it feel even homier.

What are the top-rated holiday rentals for weekend getaways in West Country?

Whether you're organising a family reunion, a rendezvous for two or a few nights away alone, we've got weekend getaways in West Country to suit your style. Toss some clothes into your overnight bag and stay at one of these popular properties:

  • "Hook Cottage - Beautiful 4 Bedroom Cotswold Cottage In Chipping Campden" - This rental in Chipping Campden offers amenities designed to make your visit comfortable, such as internet services and outdoor furniture. Its wonderful location also makes it a great base to go exploring.
  • "Dog And Family Friendly 2 Bed Barn Conversion In Country Setting" - This is another top choice offering all the things that make for a relaxing getaway. You'll have access to heating and high-speed internet services at this Bristol rental property.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in West Country?

There's no shortage of studio apartments in West Country. While they're no mansion, they pack a big punch when it comes to location, character and convenience. Here are two popular options:

  • "Rural Retreat For 2 With Private Hot Tub Close To Exmoor And The Coast" in Bratton Fleming puts you within reach of some of the area's top cultural attractions, including Queen's Theatre and St Anne's Arts & Community Centre. Nearby museums and a phone are a couple of the amenities you'll have at hand here.
  • Alternatively, unpack your suitcase at "Wildlife Haven With River" which offers cable/satellite TV services, an oven and more. Located in Launceston, sights like Queen's Theatre and St Anne's Arts & Community Centre will appeal to your inner culture buff.

Can I find short term rentals in West Country?

With Vrbo's great range of short-term rentals in West Country, it's easy to find a property that's a perfect match. Whether you're looking for somewhere to kick back on your own or to spend time with your friends, these options are hard to beat:

  • "Hook Cottage - Beautiful 4 Bedroom Cotswold Cottage In Chipping Campden" in Chipping Campden is an ideal place for a short-term stay. It's near the town centre, so you can visit all the best sights without having to travel too far.
  • "Dog And Family Friendly 2 Bed Barn Conversion In Country Setting" also lays out the welcome mat for short-term guests. Spend a couple of lazy days at this option in Bristol and find out why it's a hit with many visitors.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in West Country?

A romantic weekend getaway in West Country is sure to stir up passions. Scatter some rose petals, take your partner by the hand and get set to send sparks flying at one of these escapes:

  • Enjoy a laid-back couple's getaway at "Gorgeous Spotless Modern 2 Bed". This Woolacombe stay is custom-made for romance, offering amenities like a nearby bay and a balcony to help set the mood.
  • Alternatively, spend your weekend canoodling at "Overlooks Beach See Reviews Real Wow Factor". Beauty services and a fireplace add to the idyllic ambiance of this property in La Quinta.

Are there mansions for rent in West Country?

Forget standing in line at the hotel breakfast buffet or scrambling to find a spot in the sauna during your holiday. Grab your favourite people and upgrade your getaway big-time by booking one of these mansions for rent in West Country:

  • Spend a few nights living the good life at "Fowey Apartment With Outdoor Pool And Gardens In Historic Mansion House" in Lanreath. Golf and a nearby beach are just some of the excellent amenities waiting to wow you here.
  • "Gorran Apartment With Outdoor Pool And Gardens In Historic Mansion House" is another fancy option that's hard to resist. It's located in Lanreath and comes with numerous highlights including a separate dining area and a garden.

What are the best large group holiday rentals in West Country?

If you're planning that special trip away, don't go it alone; bring the whole crew along. You'll have a lot more fun sharing the adventure with your friends and family. These holiday rentals in West Country are ideal for larger groups:

  • "Camelback Mtn. One Bedroom/one Bath Casita": With 4 bedrooms, this popular option in Camelback East has enough room for you and the whole gang. Amenities like a fireplace and a garden will keep everyone happy.
  • "Luxury Villa For 22 People With Pool": You'll get your crew's stamp of approval at this option in Verwood which comes with a swimming pool, a garden and more. It has 10 bedrooms that will comfortably accommodate any large group.

Are there large holiday rentals that sleep 30 or more in West Country?

If you're organising a huge family get-together or a special event like a birthday party in West Country, you won't have to worry about leaving anyone behind. We've got large holiday rentals that will fit as many people as you want. Here are a couple of terrific examples:

  • "Symphony Oceanview Hotel": With 16 bedrooms sleeping up to 40 people, this holiday rental in North Devon Coast has all the room you need. A fireplace and a nearby waterfront are just a couple of the amenities on offer here.
  • "St Anne's House, Sea Views, 7 Bedrooms": Located in Plymouth, this spacious stay offers amenities such as a kitchen and a firepit. It has 7 bedrooms and can accommodate up to 34 guests.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in West Country?

Get set to take your pick and dive right in. Here are a few top-notch house rentals in West Country where you can enjoy your getaway one splash at a time:

  • Welcome to "Spacious 3 Storey House With Views Of St Ives Harbour And 5 Mins From Beaches", where the first thing on your list should be a dip in the pool. This getaway is located in North Cornish Coast and comes with a range of family-friendly amenities, including a travel crib and childrens activities.
  • Spring out of bed and enjoy an early morning dip at "Teachers House, Cotswolds, 5 Lux Cottag" in Great Wolford. Childrens activities and a dishwasher are just two of the many amenities on offer here.