Where to stay around South Hams District?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 2,674 vacation rentals near South Hams District. From 1,361 cottages to 539 apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near South Hams District are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to South Hams District?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in South Hams District. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Living Coasts: 1,820 vacation rentals
  • Blackpool Sands: 1,704 vacation rentals
  • Totnes Castle: 2,015 vacation rentals
  • University of Plymouth: 1,745 vacation rentals
  • Goodrington Sands Beach: 1,919 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around South Hams District listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent cottages in South Hams District?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,361 cottages in South Hams District. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in South Hams District include:

  • Apartments: 539 rentals available
  • Houses: 403 rentals available
  • Barns: 126 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including bungalows and more.

Can I rent golf resort rentals in South Hams District?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 1,099 golf resort rentals in South Hams District. You have also many other possibilities in South Hams District area, including:

  • Near the ocean rentals: 909 rentals
  • Beach rentals: 556 rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 217 rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in South Hams District?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 320 vacation rentals with pool available in South Hams District. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    South Hams: an area of outstanding natural beauty

    South Hams District makes up a large swath of Devon, in south-west England. It's long been a vacation spot with families escaping cities for the fresh sea air for well over a century. It's noted for its picturesque landscape that starts from the pebble beaches of the south shores of the county and transform through rolling green meadows to the high moorlands and craggy peaks of Dartmoor. It might not have the most consistent weather, but a little drizzle never dampens the spirit, with plenty of attractions or pubs to dive into for cover. Catch it right, though and the weather can be glorious.

    Adventures for all the family in South Hams

    If you love the great outdoors, you'll love the countryside South Hams District vacation rentals, where you can bring the whole family on myriad adventures. The rivers, moors and coast offer all sorts of activities. If you're by the sea, you can charter one of the sailing yachts for a day, cruising along the county's southern shores or take to sea kayaks to paddle at your own pace. There are endless walking trails that wind up through the national parks, through the woodland and around the coast. Cycling is popular around Devon and if you've brought your road bikes there are endless country lanes to ride along.

    South Hams: Britain's original seaside vacation

    Devon teems with attractions and whether you're into ambling through elegant stately homes, taking the kids to ride the coasters at theme parks, or admiring the art at local galleries, it can all be found around your South Hams District vacation rental. There's more though. You'll find charming little museums, well-manicured English gardens and local wildlife sanctuaries and zoos to boot. Alternatively, you could dive into one of the cafes for a cream tea or a cozy pub for a pint by a roaring fire. Come and experience Britain's original seaside vacation spot.

    Don't let South Hams' weather put a dampener on things

    Britain's maritime climate is evident in Devon and whichever time of year you visit you could experience all 4 seasons in 1 day. The summers can be sunny and when they are, the pebble beaches become mighty appealing. June through August sees the beaches and attractive towns fill up with families from the cities and the prices of South Hams District vacation rentals creep up. It's also the festival season, with outdoor foodie events and concerts taking advantage of the balmy evenings. If the crowds aren't for you, consider visiting just outside the summer, in May or September, when things are decidedly quieter.

    South Hams: the wild moors of Dartmoor

    The moorland and craggy hills of Dartmoor National Park is one of Britain's most celebrated regions. Ramblers come from all over the country and beyond to hike up through the high, windswept Devonshire landscape. It also serves as a haven for wildlife, with residents ranging from otters scampering around in the rivers to buzzards which soar overhead in search of prey and wild roaming ponies. If you've nabbed a South Hams District vacation rental in spring, you've hit just the right time, when the wildlife wakes from the winter thaws and the young are born.