Helpful Holidays

Mill Street, Chagford, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ13 8AW

Tel: 01647 433593

External shot of cottage


Helpful Holidays is an award-winning self-catering holiday cottage company based in the small market town of Chagford, on the edge of Dartmoor National Park. We have over 40 years’ experience in holiday letting in the South West, so we are ideally placed to help you find your perfect getaway.

Our collection of over 700 properties can be found in popular destinations across the West Country. From Devon’s picture-perfect seaside towns to the beautiful ancient city of Exeter.

Every holiday cottage is hand-picked and inspected by our team of property experts ensuring each property has everything required for an enjoyable holiday. Whether you are looking for a dog friendly break or a family-friendly escape. From the small and cosy boltholes that sleep two, to our large country houses sleeping up to 32, we truly do have something for everyone.

Your dream getaway awaits…  

View our properties in (or near) the historical city of Exeter:


Thinking of letting your holiday home?

We’re proud to offer unrivalled booking levels and an exceptional local service. We passionately believe that the marketing power of a national company to drive bookings, coupled with hands-on support and expertise from our local office, offers property owners the best option for holiday letting.

Due to ever-increasing demand, we are looking for more properties to add to our growing holiday home portfolio. If you are interested in letting your property, please call 01647 433593, or download our free Owners Guide:

Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Caravan Holiday Home
Flat / Apartments
Serviced Apartment
Studio Flats

***Prices differ per property throughout the year. Please contact us for more information. Note: prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.**




Children & Infants

  • Accept children all ages
  • Accept Children Over 3
  • Children's play area
  • Children's videos/DVDs available
  • Cot
  • Facilities for children
  • Food/bottle warming available
  • Highchair

Establishment Features

  • Beach within 2km
  • Dogs Accepted
  • Electricity inc in rate
  • Garden/patio for guests' use
  • Gym and Leisure facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Linen available for hire
  • Linen provided
  • Near coastal path
  • Public telephone
  • Riverside
  • Sea Views
  • Welcome single sex groups, eg stag/hen parties
  • Wireless Broadband Internet Access

Key Features

  • Country house
  • Farm
  • In countryside
  • In town/city centre
  • Seafront
  • Townhouse
  • Weekend breaks

Leisure Facilities

  • Gym
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Tennis court
  • Watersports facilities
  • Wet Room Available

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking
  • Free Car Parking

Payment Methods

  • All major credit cards accepted
  • American Express accepted
  • Delta accepted
  • JCB accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Visa accepted

Room / Unit Features

  • CD Player
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Electric shaver point
  • Free View TV
  • Fridge
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Ground Floor Accommodation
  • Microwave
  • Washer/Dryer

Specialist Features

  • Honeymoon Breaks
  • Marketed as green/environmentally friendly
  • Mobile Phone Reception
  • Pets (Proprietors) on premises

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