Holiday Cottages in Cornwall

Our exclusive collection of Cornwall cottages range from coastal escapes to country houses, all handpicked and inspected by our team of local experts. Treat yourself to a hot tub retreat, bring every member of the family for a dog friendly break, plan a glamping holiday for two or a large family getaway. We have the best collection of holiday cottages in Cornwall and go the extra mile to make holidays in Cornwall as special as this beautiful county.Read more

An introduction to Cornwall

Holidays in Cornwall are what childhood memories are made of; Cornish beaches for bucket and spade holidays, miles of moor for walking holidays and an altogether more relaxed way of life that make Cornwall holidays stay in your memories forever. It’s no wonder Cornwall has won the Best UK Holiday County for so many consecutive years.

Find a Holiday cottage in Cornwall with stunning sea views Explore the Cornish coast path

The South Coast

Stay in a Cornwall holiday cottage on the south coast for the safe, family-friendly beaches around Mevagissey or Looe, explore the lunar-esque landscapes of china clay pits around the Eden Project and learn about the county’s industrial past. Travel down to the Roseland peninsula for rolling countryside, pretty villages lined with Cornish cottages, quiet spots to sit and ponder the view. Continue south to the Lizard peninsula for treasure troves of hidden coves dotted with fishermen’s cottages reflecting in turquoise seas. Head around the headland up past Porthleven (you’ll recognise it from the storm watching photos) to Mount’s Bay, where majestic St Michael’s Mount looms over the town of Marazion and Penzance further along. 

The panorama of aquamarine seas around Sennen, Porthcurno and St Ives is interspersed with its mining heritage, chimneys clinging to every cliff top and tiny streets crammed with the cottages Cornwall is known for.

 

The North Coast

Travel the north coast, spreading out from the centres of Newquay and Bude where every beach is bustling with surfers and every other water craft you can imagine. If you're not a water baby, head inland for landscapes that are out of this world. Sit atop a tor on Bodmin Moor and survey the 360 panorama over Bodmin round to Camelford, over to Launceston and down to Liskeard.

Enjoy a beach barbecue in Cornwall Holiday cottages in Cornwall

This most westerly county of England even has its own language, with quirky place names and signpost translations. Along with a very mild climate you could be forgiven for thinking you weren’t in England.

 

Where to stay in Cornwall

If you’re wondering where to stay in Cornwall, we’ve got the best places to stay covered, from Cornish coastal cottages - beautiful little boltholes by the sea or great big manors with private mooring; thatched rural retreats hidden down leafy lanes; modern, high tech houses with all the mod cons and luxury cottages you won’t want to leave, accommodation in Cornwall comes in all shapes and sizes.

Cornwall holidays are always something to write home about and we've found cottages for you in unrivalled locations to make your Cornwall stay the best ever. Your holidays to Cornwall will exceed expectations whether you stay for a four night short break or a fortnight. Pick your favourites from our self catering properties in Cornwall, safe in the knowledge that we handpick and personally inspect every single one. If we wouldn’t want to stay there, we wouldn’t want you to either.

For more information on adventures in Cornwall, tick off our Cornwall bucket list.

Storm watching in Porthleven, Cornwall

We have 709 luxury self catering cottages in Cornwall to rent.

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £447

Outstanding hut, sleeping two with hot tub near Looe, South Cornwall.


When you wish upon a star… anything your heart desires will come to you… and as you lay your head on your pillow at night gazing out of the skylight above, at a black velvet sky sp...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £447

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £447

Gorgeous romantic retreat with hot tub sleeping 2 near Looe, South Cornwall.


Utterly gorgeous in every way, this whimsically themed Victorian-style tabernacle hints at the glorious eccentricity of scholarly preachers of yesteryear. With bell tower rising tr...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £447

Need more time? Reserve any cottage for up to 24 hours before booking.

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £451

1 bedroom, dog friendly apartment near the beach in Lamorna Cove.


The Nod (a stone's throw from the Lamorna Wink pub) is simply gorgeous and provides stylish open plan living with a roaring wood-burner, a stunning bedroom with sumptuous super-kin...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £451

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £451 *

2 bedroom holiday cottage with sea views in Cadgwith, West Cornwall.


This former coastguard cottage boasts some of the most magnificent views over Cadgwith down to the cove and the sparkling sea beyond. The welcoming and characterful cottage, whose ...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £451 *

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  • 20% off

    20 Apr 2019 - 27 Apr 2019

    £583.74 £467.20

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £453

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views near St Mawes.


There are fabulous views over the sailing waters around St Mawes from both the garden and first floor living-room of this contemporary eco-house, set on the edge of St Just in Rose...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £453

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £454 *

3 bedroom cottage near the beach near Mousehole, West Cornwall.


Step back in time and enjoy this gorgeous terraced cottage, which has been lovingly restored and sits along an original cobbled street, where peace and plenty are assured. The ...

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £454 *

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Thu

7 nights from £454

1 bedroom, dog-friendly cottage with sea views in Port Isaac.


The view from Rumps Ahead is astounding. Across the fields from this fabulous detached single-storey barn conversion, the sea view is framed by ‘The Rumps’ headland and Doyden Cast...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Thu

7 nights from £454

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  • 20% off

    25 Apr 2019 - 2 May 2019

    £567.22 £453.60

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £459

1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views in Mousehole.


Mousehole harbour is a stroll down the hill, there is a hot tub for your private use and a double kayak is provided for guests too. Beechwood has it all, whether you are looking fo...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £459

Each and every one of our cottages is fully equipped with everything you’ll need on holiday.

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £459 *

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage in Perranporth, North Cornwall.


Sunnyside Cottage is your archetypal Cornish cottage, close to the shores of the glorious beach at Perranporth. This charming detached cottage is ideal for dog lovers as the garden...

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £459 *

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £460 *

Family-size shepherd$6s hut with hot tub and dog friendly near Lostwithiel, South Cornwall.


As you wind through the moorland lanes that lead to the pretty rural hamlet of Warleggan, you'll appreciate why the locals have twinned this special place with CS Lewis' fantasy wo...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £460 *

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