South Cornwall Cottages

Softer, calmer, more Mediterranean than its north coast sister, Cornwall's south coast cajoles Cornish rivers into a warmer sea.Read more

Head inland for a visit to the awe-inspiring Eden Project, or relax on the coast; the ancient creeks and sheltered coves around Falmouth and Fowey are a playground for sailors. The up and coming eco hotspot of the south west, with the Eden Project and proposed eco villages of St Austell, there are plenty of green holiday cottages in south Cornwall.

A self catering holiday is best taken between Falmouth and the Tamar Estuary, along the ‘Cornish Riviera’ where waterside restaurants and coastal pubs abound, plus there is plenty of sight-seeing to be had inland at the Cathedral City of Truro or whilst exploring the history of Lostwithiel.

Cross the harbour at Falmouth to the sailing waters of St Mawes on the Roseland peninsula, along this picturesque coastline of broad estuaries, to the tall ships of Mevagissey, the safe anchorage of Fowey at its estuary mouth and the fishing port of Looe, which all lead up to the Rame peninsula. Home to Freathy Cliff, the Antony Estate and Mount Edgcumbe, Torpoint, and Kingsand looking out towards Plymouth Sound, there is more than enough for a holiday.

We have 239 self catering cottages in south Cornwall.

  • Sleeps 7 + cot
  • Regret no pets
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7 nights from £699

4 bedroom holiday cottage with sea views in Falmouth, South Cornwall.


Right on the water's edge near the National Maritime Museum Cornwall, Harbour House has stunning views across Falmouth harbour from its windows and balconies. Part of the security-...

  • Sleeps 7 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £699

  • Sleeps 7
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £721

3 bedroom, rural cottage near Portscatho, South Cornwall.


Quay Cottage is all about location, location, location and wow, have they got it right! Situated at the end of a private track, perched at the edge of the woods above the tidal Per...

  • Sleeps 7
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £721

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  • Sleeps 7 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £760

4 bedroom cottage with sea views near Portscatho, South Cornwall.


Overlooking the sea with a panoramic view of Gerrans Bay, this spacious and extremely comfortable house has been decorated throughout with a stylish and discerning contemporary eye...

  • Sleeps 7 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £760

  • Sleeps 8 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £505

4 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Looe, South Cornwall.


Part of a very large traditional country house Butterwell House is the perfect place for family gatherings, celebrations and out-of-season escapes. There are seaside towns and pict...

  • Sleeps 8 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £505

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    22 Feb 2019 - 1 Mar 2019

    £630.80 £504.64

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £515

5 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach near Portscatho.


This large dormer bungalow is ideal for family holidays, being situated in Portscatho and only a few minutes’ walk from the coastal path, which leads to the safe sandy beach at Por...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £515

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £544

4 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Falmouth, South Cornwall.


Set in a large tree-lined garden in a tranquil countryside location, Higher Carnon Farmhouse offers peace, seclusion and privacy. This lovely old house is just five miles from Falm...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £544

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    23 Feb 2019 - 2 Mar 2019

    £680.20 £544.16

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £631

4 bedroom self catering cottage near Falmouth, West Cornwall.


Quietly tucked away in Penryn, one of Cornwall's oldest market towns, 1 Rosemichael House is just under two miles from buzzing Falmouth town. There are tranquil beaches and histori...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £631

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £631

4 bedroom self catering cottage near Falmouth, West Cornwall.


A three-storey modern townhouse tucked away in the heart of the 15th Century market town of Penryn, it is a quick stroll up into the picturesque town centre or a meander down to th...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £631

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  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £652

5 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views in Portscatho.


Found in the pretty fishing village of Portscatho, this large end of terrace Georgian house is ideal for traditional family holidays as it is situated only a stone’s throw from the...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £652

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £664

4 bedroom cottage with sea views near Portscatho, South Cornwall.


This charming Victorian semi-detached house, with wonderful views of Gerrans Bay, has been tastefully restored throughout to provide excellent holiday accommodation. In a quiet par...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £664

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