West Cornwall Cottages

The most westerly end of Cornwall has drawn people to it for hundreds of years. From Land's End to St Ives and over to St Michael's Mount, there's a plethora of places to explore.

The ancient landscape and special quality of light of the Penwith peninsula have inspired artists and storytellers for hundreds of years. Today, St Ives is still a Mecca for artists, the pristine sands at Sennen are a favourite hang out for surfers, while the fairytale St Michael's Mount castle at Penzance is a reminder of the far west's rich heritage of myth and legend.

Several unique headlands such as Clodgy Point, Porthcurno with the Minack Theatre and Land’s End, form the west Cornwall coastline that stretches around to Mount’s Bay, home to St Michael’s Mount. They bound the geography of lush greenness that is the Penwith peninsula. Accommodation varies like the topography, with tiny fisherman’s cottages around the harbour at Mousehole, town houses with sea views in Penzance and rural retreats around Cape Cornwall.

The west Cornwall has a history of artistic integrity, the origins of its international renown based in the schools of art founded around Newlyn and St Ives. The nautical theme inspired the conception of many galleries and the vibrant art scene is still there today. Many a self catering cottage in west Cornwall is adorned with local paintings, and some are decorated with relevant seaside themes.

We have 166 luxury self catering cottages in west Cornwall.


Scenic Bay is a dream, set in a spacious meadow with a stunning view to match its name. This pretty pod is beautifully finished and kitted out for all of your holiday needs. There ...

  • Sleeps 12 + 3 cots in 3 properties
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £932 - £2466


From your balcony at this reverse level retreat you can look down on your own glistening hot tub set in a private enclosed garden; there's also a fabulous barbecue-terrace for you ...

  • Sleeps 12 + 2 cots in 2 properties
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £1079 - £2607


This large, detached traditional farmhouse was built in 1798 and has an open plan kitchen/dining-room with an inglenook fireplace housing a wood-burner; across the hallway are the ...

  • Sleeps 13 + 2 cots in 4 properties
  • Changeover Sun

Price per week £1405 - £2839


Mount View Horizon Safari Tent is the perfect family retreat, set high above Mounts Bay in a spacious meadow with incredible 180 degree panoramic views. As far away from basic as i...

  • Sleeps 16 + 3 cots in 3 properties
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £1811 - £3970

Dogs go free on holidays starting between 29th June to 5th July.


An idyllic location makes this spacious and luxurious safari tent hard to resist. Set a stone's throw from the gorgeous Lamorna Cove, Bluebell is located on the edge of an eight ac...

  • Sleeps 18 + 3 cots in 3 properties
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £1380 - £3858


The Owls House is so-called after the novel written in Lamorna Cove by Crosbie Garstin. This semi-detached single-storey property is ideal for guests with limited mobility, and has...

  • Sleeps 18 + 3 cots in 4 properties
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £1598 - £4104