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Top-rated holiday rentals in Plymouth

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Flat in Plymouth
Central Private Apartment With Parking 2
Copper Beech apartments are in a prime location in the centre of Plymouth set around a quiet courtyard – just a short four minute walk from the city centre shops, great restaurants, railway station, university, the Barbican and famous Plymouth Hoe. Our superior serviced apartments are light, airy and superbly finished offering you convenience, privacy and comfort. Perfectly suited for both long or short term lets for business or pleasure, whilst offering great flexibility. Free on site parking
15–22 Jul, Individual Host
£88 per night
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Apartment in Plymouth
Luxury modern apartment near the Hoe & city centre
**On-site Parking** The apartment offers stylish contemporary interiors with a spacious open-plan living area. The kitchen comes fully equipped to make you feel right at home. With a private balcony that stretches the whole length of the apartment and a communal sun terrace, there is plenty of outdoor space to enjoy. Wake up and walk to the famous Hoe to take in some sea breeze. The apartment is located between the city and the sea, allowing guests to explore all that Plymouth has to offer.
4–11 Dec, Individual Host
£131 per night
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Flat in Plymouth
Bright refurbished flat - moments from waterfront
Lovingly refurbished 2 bedroomed entire flat on the first floor of a large Victorian house; with modern kitchen/dining area and a tall, bright, airy sitting room. Centrally located, the flat is situated in the historic part of town, only moments from the waterfront & Hoe (where legend states Drake played bowls before fighting the Armada); the Barbican, with restaurants, shops, cafes and bars, is a five-minute walk; the Theatre Royal and Plymouth Pavilions are 7 minutes walk away.
21–28 Sept, Professional Host
£120 per night

Popular amenities for Plymouth holiday rentals

Stay near Plymouth's top sights

Hoe Park81 locals recommend
National Marine Aquarium208 locals recommend
Royal William Yard150 locals recommend
Mount Edgcumbe House and Country Park144 locals recommend
Drake Circus Shopping Centre65 locals recommend
Torpoint Ferry9 locals recommend

Other great holiday rentals in Plymouth

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Cabin in Millbrook
Stunning Oceanside Cliff Retreat 2 beds Cornwall
12–19 Apr, Professional Host
£346 per night
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Chalet in Millbrook
Blue Haze Chalet, Stunning Ocean Views.
21–28 Feb, Individual Host
£249 per night
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Flat in Plymouth
Super spacious, loft appt with parking
12–19 Sept, Individual Host
£118 per night
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Apartment in Plymouth
1 Bed Apt (sleeps 4) seconds from the Seafront
24 Apr – 1 May, Individual Host
£92 per night
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Apartment in Plymouth
ALEXANDRA free wifi & off-street parking
13–20 Dec, Individual Host
£75 per night
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Cottage in Turnchapel
Cottage, with Inglenook and Waterside+Moor Views
12–19 Dec, Individual Host
£103 per night
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Guest house in Plymouth
The Retreat, Private Annex.
19–26 Apr, Individual Host
£60 per night
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Apartment in Plymouth
Amazing sea views - historic site - parking
18–25 Jul, Individual Host
£186 per night
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Apartment in Stonehouse
Stunning apartment with amazing views and parking
5–12 May, Individual Host
£136 per night
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Flat in Plymouth
Modern I Spacious I 1 bedroom I Central I Flat
18–25 Apr, Individual Host
£61 per night
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Flat in Plymouth
Luxury Seaside Stay in the heart of Plymouth HOE
5–12 Jan, Individual Host
£83 per night
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Apartment in Plymouth
Stylish 1 bed flat| w/parking| Barbican/Hoe area
8–15 May, Individual Host
£107 per night

Quick stats about holiday rentals in Plymouth

Total rentals

1.3K properties

Rentals with dedicated workspaces

630 properties have a dedicated workspace

Rentals with a pool

10 properties have a pool

Pet-friendly rentals

320 properties allow pets

Family-friendly rentals

500 properties are a good fit for families

Total number of reviews

42K reviews

Your guide to Plymouth

All About Plymouth

As rich in maritime history as it is in traditional Devonshire charm, Plymouth is a vibrant port city in southwest England. Despite being the second-largest city in the region and home to a world-leading university, Plymouth feels comfortable and welcoming, with plenty to see and do.

The Pilgrims departed from Plymouth in 1620 for North America, and the city’s seafaring heritage is felt as much in the streets and architecture as it is along the old ports and docks. Although much of the city was heavily bombed in the Blitz, several of the remaining limestone and granite buildings date from the 16th century. Today, the city is home to various independent retailers alongside the top high street names. Tearooms and cafes proudly present Devonshire cream teas — scones with clotted cream and strawberry jam. Plymouth is ideally located for exploring nearby Dartmoor National Park, the South West Coast Path, and the sandy beaches of Devon.


The best time to stay in a holiday rental in Plymouth

Plymouth’s location on the South Devon coast means it enjoys mild temperatures year-round, though it also has more than its fair share of rainfall. Book your holiday cottage in Plymouth during the late spring and summer months for the best chances of dry, sunny days. If you’re visiting in early May, you may get to enjoy the Plymouth Pirates Weekend, a fun all-ages festival celebrating all things pirate-related.

Autumn brings cooler temperatures, but this may be the perfect time to explore some of the nearby nature reserves, as long as you remember to bring a waterproof layer or two, as rain becomes more common during this time of year. The Plymouth Seafood and Harbour Festival, a celebration of the city’s heritage with performances and stands offering all manner of freshly caught delicacies, takes place in September. Winters can be cold and wet, so this may be the time to explore some of Plymouth’s indoor attractions or to cosy up in your rental cottage with a cup of tea.


Top things to do in Plymouth

Barbican

A cobbled quayside lined by the Elizabethan warehouses of the city’s former port, the Barbican area is now buzzing with independent shops, art galleries, bars, and restaurants. Get your traditional seaside fixes of ice cream and fish and chips, or check out some of the trendy street food offerings. Around the corner from the high street, you’ll find the Mayflower Steps, from where the Pilgrims departed for North America in 1620.

Dartmoor National Park

Dartmoor National Park is only a 20-minute drive from Plymouth. Here you’ll find nearly 600 square kilometres of rugged landscape with wetlands, tors, forests, and wild ponies, as well as medieval farmhouses and Bronze Age stone circles. Around the moors, you’ll find letterboxes along the trail where hikers leave letters or postcards for others to find, a fun local tradition.

Drake’s Island

This 2.6-hectare limestone island in Plymouth Sound has been a strategic defence point for more than 900 years. Take the ferry from Mount Batten pier for tales of happenings at the 17th-century prison, cannons firing at enemy ships, and mysterious tunnels. As well as the resident seals basking on the rocks, there are reportedly 15 supernatural spirits living on the island.

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