Cornwall Cottages for October Half Term

Warm weather can extend well into winter in Cornwall, so try a luxury holiday cottage for October half term and try it out. With our range of properties offering wide variety and consistent quality, you are sure to find a holiday cottage to capture heart and mind. Watch the trees turn from green to gold and welcome autumn in style with your little ones by your side. Read more

A month of transition and promise, October sees summer bid its final farewell and autumn gracefully take the stage. All around the county, trees shed their lush sheaths and hues of burnt orange, rust and deep red leak across the landscape. With children finishing their first half term of the new school year and work routines heavy following summer's games, why not take the opportunity to recoup and catch up together? At Classic Cottages we have a wide range of self-catering cottages offering a luxury base from which to enjoy Cornwall's autumnal tones. Tread leaves, play on empty beaches and enjoy whatever comes your way, an October half term holiday in Cornwall is not one to be missed. Find your favourite cottage today and take a step closer to your next adventure together. 

588 self-catering cottages for October half term in Cornwall

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sun

7 nights from £414

1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with hot tub near Porthleven, Cornwall


Meadow’s fabulous hot tub overlooks the field which gave the barn its name. Standing across the courtyard from Poppy and Daisy, this pretty little detached cottage is just as welco...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sun

7 nights from £414

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

7 nights from £414

1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views near Torpoint.


Nestled in its own garden within the Mount Edgcumbe Country Park, this is a charming retreat. The park has 865 acres of woods, fields and coastline – your dog will be in heaven! Or...

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

7 nights from £414

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

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

7 nights from £415

1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near Perranporth, North Cornwall.


The north coast is famous for gorgeous beaches and Perranporth, a great example of one of the best, is a few minutes’ drive from lovely Primrose Cottage. Nestled in a tranquil, pea...

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

7 nights from £415

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £417

1 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Truro, South Cornwall.


Leafy lanes lead to Lower Penvale, a tranquil setting just outside Truro where The Pavilion shows off its striking design. Harking back to its agricultural past with rough timber-c...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £417

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £417

1 bedroom cottage near the beach near Penzance, West Cornwall.


This should really be called 'the absolutely gorgeous Little House'! Set in the heart of Lamorna Valley and a short walk away from the famous Lamorna Wink pub and Lamorna Cove, whi...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £417

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

7 nights from £418 *

3 bedroom holiday cottage near Fowey, South Cornwall.


Lostwithiel is the ancient capital of Cornwall, full of history with an enchanting mix of stone buildings, antiques shops and independent retailers. Old Quay Cottage is a sympathet...

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

7 nights from £418 *

  • Sleeps 2 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £419

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


Wind your way along the country lanes to the rural tranquility that awaits you at the immaculately presented Gilliflower. Surrounded by green fields and open countryside this is th...

  • Sleeps 2 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £419

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

7 nights from £421

1 bedroom self catering cottage near Boscastle, North Cornwall.


Approached along pretty Cornish lanes leading through quiet valleys, Goose Barn provides all the right ingredients for a peaceful and truly relaxing break. Set in a glorious rural ...

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

7 nights from £421

We are Gold accredited with the Green Tourism Business Scheme.

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

7 nights from £423

1 bedroom thatched cottage with sea views in Coverack, West Cornwall.


For over 300 years The Loft has been standing on the south side of Coverack bay keeping watch over the ever-changing moods of the sea. A former fishermen’s net loft skilfully conve...

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

7 nights from £423

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

7 nights from £425

1 bedroom holiday cottage near the sea in Boscastle, North Cornwall.


Packed with character, charm and comfort, Little St Hugh is a cosy retreat for two, tucked away in the pretty village of Boscastle, that will have you leaving your worries behind f...

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

7 nights from £425

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