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 226 holiday cottages in south west Cornwall.

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £518

3 bedroom, dog-friendly cottage near Falmouth, South Cornwall.


Goonreeve House is a lovely example of a traditional Cornish granite-built house, perfect for families with its big rooms, high ceilings and wonderfully comfortable accommodation. ...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £518

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

7 nights from £518

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


Like many other cottages in the friendly seaside village of Cadgwith, Coth Lytherva overlooks the picturesque cove with all principal rooms enjoying wonderful sea views. But, unusu...

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

7 nights from £518

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

7 nights from £544

3 bedroom, rural cottage with sea views near Falmouth, West Cornwall.


Hidden in the secluded hamlet of Lower Calamansack, Creek Cottage is discovered down a long private lane and has a stunning outlook across the prettiest part of the Helford River t...

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

7 nights from £544

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

7 nights from £544

3 bedroom, rural self catering cottage near Helford, West Cornwall.


This large modern and beautifully designed Eco house is nestled in the Gillan Creek valley between Manaccan and St Martin on the Lizard peninsula, and surrounded by wonderful count...

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

7 nights from £544

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

7 nights from £544 *

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


Just yards from a private marina full of yachts of all sizes, Marina View is a modern town house offering excellent accommodation and ideal for families or groups of friends. Se...

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

7 nights from £544 *

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

7 nights from £547

3 bedroom holiday cottage with sea views in Mullion, West Cornwall.


With spectacular views across National Trust fields to the glistening sea beyond, this beautifully refurbished single-storey cottage lies just 10 minutes' walk from sandy Poldhu Co...

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

7 nights from £547

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

7 nights from £558

4 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Porthleven, West Cornwall.


Situated in a quiet hamlet just a few miles from Marazion this brand new, detached property is perfect for a family holiday or a group of friends. Walk through the pleasant lit...

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

7 nights from £558

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

7 nights from £582

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


There are superb views over Falmouth harbour from this lovely family house, perfect for watching the yachts, dinghies, cruise liners and naval ships out on the water and the coming...

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

7 nights from £582

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

7 nights from £598

3 bedroom, rural cottage with sea views near Falmouth, West Cornwall.


White Cottage is a traditional Cornish cottage accessed down a long private lane with fabulous views over the most beautiful part of the Helford River across to Frenchman's Creek, ...

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

7 nights from £598

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

7 nights from £606

4 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Hayle, West Cornwall.


Nanpusker Pump House is a mellow-stoned, delightful family home set in a secluded wooded valley just minutes by car from Hayle’s gloriously long, sandy beaches. Formerly supplyi...

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

7 nights from £606

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