Helpful Holidays

Who are Helpful Holidays?

We are an award-winning agency letting over 700 cottages in the West Country.

What areas do you cover?

We offer cottages across Devon, Cornwall, Somerset and Dorset. From cosy little retreats for two to huge country houses for great gatherings of up to 47 friends or family, we have a wide and varied selection. Seaside cottages by glorious beaches, cosy country cottages, smart houses in vibrant towns, historic manor houses, swimming pools, hot tubs and open fires – you’re spoiled for choice with Helpful Holidays’ welcoming accommodation.

What are the advantages of booking with you?

  • All our cottages are hand-picked, star rated and regularly inspected and come with our wholehearted recommendation as great places for happy holidays.
  • We have over 30 years’ experience of helping people book their perfect West Country accommodation.
  • Our friendly, local team know the West Country and the cottages inside out – we’re pleased to answer any questions you may have.
  • We describe every cottage in full and frank detail, with lots of pictures and customer reviews.
  • We pride ourselves on our customer service and attention to detail.

And you don’t need to take our word for it – Helpful Holidays has been awarded Feefo’s Excellence in Customer Service Gold Award and a British Travel Award for the fifth successive year.

The Sunday Times Travel Editor, selecting Helpful Holidays for his personal award, said, “Renting a property through Helpful is like having it chosen by a like-minded friend. Add in good value and excellent service, and you have a simple service done superbly well.”

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