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Helpful Holidays are 2018 British Travel Awards winners.
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Our friendly team of holiday experts are here to help, in case of an emergency.
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Over 35 years of experience in UK self-catering holidays.
Proud to support the Homes For NHS initiative
We are proud to be working with thousands of our property owners to support the NHS in the fight against Coronavirus, by providing their staff with accommodation during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Our exclusive selection of holiday homes of distinction offer style and comfort.
Explore our extensive range of beautiful holiday cottages in Devon.
Enjoy Cornwall in all its glory by staying at one of our wonderful cottages.
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West Country Holiday Cottages
Helpful Holidays is an award winning holiday cottage company based in the small market town of Chagford, on the edge of rural Dartmoor. We have nearly 40 years experience in holiday letting in the South West, so are ideally placed to help you find your next getaway.
Our collection of properties can be found in key destinations across the West Country. From the depths of the New Forest to Dorset’s Jurassic Coast, across the Devonshire moors and coastlines to the westernmost point of Cornwall.
Explore the South West
The West Country has a little something for everyone. Head to Cornwall for exhilarating surf, incredible beaches and the delicious food scene. Explore Devon’s picture-perfect harbour towns or hike across either of its rugged National Parks. Hunt for fossils on Dorset’s impressive coast or amble amongst its rolling hillsides. You won’t be disappointed.
Our cottages in the West Country can suit any type of holiday; We have a range of dog-friendly cottages for you and your four-legged friend. Luxury cottages for that romantic break. Large properties for a special family holiday. Cottages with hot tubs, cottages by the beach and cottages ideal for those with limited mobility.