South West Cornwall Cottages

Follow lackadaisical lanes from the most southerly part of England at Lizard Point to the wide open coastline of the north coast at Hayle, and enjoy everything in between.Read more

From the clutch of classic Cornish harbour villages at Porthleven, Mullion and Cadgwith that dot the south coast, to the dramatic dunes and sweeping sands of Gwithian in the north, south west Cornwall provides endless opportunities for exploring. This is superb self catering holiday cottage territory.

Lizard Point is the most southerly part of the British mainland, but Helston is its ‘gateway’, home to the unusual folk tradition of Flora Day, with its well-known ditty accompanying the Furry Dance played by the famous town band. To the west is Porthleven, a hamlet of fisherman’s cottages surrounding its harbour, and on the north coast is Hayle with its vast expanses of sandy beaches stretching across the towans.

Further up the northern coastline lies Portreath, a harbour town with a popular surfing beach. Self catering cottages in South West Cornwall encompass many different styles and are a good base for exploring the furthest reaches of the county. Immerse yourself in rich and vibrant traditions; there are plenty of relatively obscure villages throughout South West Cornwall waiting to be discovered.

We have 221 holiday cottages in south west Cornwall.

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
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7 nights from £538

2 bedroom, rural self catering cottage near Portreath, West Cornwall.


With views across the pretty valley at Shuffley, this pretty detached stone cottage has been rebuilt stone by stone by local craftsmen and now combines the warmth and character of ...

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

7 nights from £538

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

7 nights from £540

2 bedroom apartment with sea views in Falmouth, South Cornwall.


Fabulous, uninterrupted views across the expanse of Falmouth Bay are guaranteed from the open plan living-room and balcony of this outstanding third floor penthouse. Just secon...

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

7 nights from £540

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

7 nights from £587

2 bedroom cottage with sea views in Praa Sands, West Cornwall.


Pandora is a superb modern boutique-style holiday home enjoying 180 degree sea views over the popular resort of Praa Sands. Accessed via a flight of stone steps, this truly unique ...

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

7 nights from £587

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £592 *

3 bedroom holiday cottage near the beach in Flushing, South Cornwall.


This delightful property is found down an Cornish ope in the gorgeous, waterside village of Flushing. The deceptively large cottage will have you saying 'wow!' as soon as you walk ...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £592 *

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

7 nights from £600

2 bedroom luxury apartment with panoramic sea views in Praa Sands, West Cornwall.


The breathtaking view from this stunning beach apartment must be one of the best in Cornwall; imagine relaxing on your private balcony at the end of another wonderful day watching ...

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

7 nights from £600

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

7 nights from £669 *

4 bedroom cottage with sea views near Marazion, West Cornwall.


Fancy relaxing in a hot tub, perched on the cliff top overlooking Perranuthnoe beach? Well, this one is for you! Cliff House is a warm, stylish detached retreat set high above Perr...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
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7 nights from £669 *

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

7 nights from £689 *

4 bedroom cottage with sea views in the Lizard, West Cornwall.


Hidden down a lane on the fringes of the Lizard is a grand Victorian house with spectacular, panoramic sea views across to Old Lizard Head and Kynance Cove. At any time of year...

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

7 nights from £689 *

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    31 Mar 2019 - 7 Apr 2019

    £1082.40 £865.60

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    7 Apr 2019 - 14 Apr 2019

    £1316.10 £1052.80

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    21 Apr 2019 - 28 Apr 2019

    £1220.35 £976.00

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

7 nights from £752 *

4 bedroom cottage with sea views in Praa Sands, West Cornwall.


Feel the sand, made from seashells, between your toes on the family-friendly, mile-long sandy beach at Praa Sands which is a mere hop skip and a jump from this fabulously spacious ...

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

7 nights from £752 *

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    29 Mar 2019 - 5 Apr 2019

    £1239.45 £991.56

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  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
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7 nights from £798 *

4 bedroom holiday cottage with sea views in Coverack, West Cornwall.


Wow, what a view! This beautiful cottage enjoys fabulous sea views which will leave you mesmerised. Aptly named Chy an Mor, meaning 'house by the sea' in Cornish and originally a C...

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

7 nights from £798 *

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    29 Mar 2019 - 5 Apr 2019

    £854.62 £683.70

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £799

2 bedroom, dog friendly apartment with sea views in Mullion.


Wake up to the sound of the waves crashing onto the cliffs at Mullion Cove in this luxurious ground floor apartment. Beautifully designed and finished, this fabulous apartment will...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £799

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