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. 

585 self-catering cottages for October half term in Cornwall

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £425 *

2 bedroom holiday cottage near the beach in Fowey, South Cornwall.


This gorgeous Victorian cottage is an absolute delight; updated with gentle sympathy to offer the modern necessities of central heating, drench-head shower and a granite-topped kit...

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £425 *

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £427

Gorgeous Shepherds Hut sleeping two near St Ives, West Cornwall.


Found in a tranquil and unspoilt part of far west Cornwall, approached by lanes full of wildflowers in the spring and summer, this gorgeous hideaway is set in its own sheltered and...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £427

  • Sleeps 5
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £428 *

3 bedroom apartment with sea views in Mevagissey, South Cornwall.


You can indeed see the harbour lights from this immaculate cliffside apartment set above bustling Mevagissey harbour, and watch the fishing fleet as they come and go. This ancient,...

  • Sleeps 5
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £428 *

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

7 nights from £428

1 bedroom, rural self catering cottage near Penzance, West Cornwall.


A sign that greets you on arrival states ‘Seas the Day’ and this is the place in which to do it. The Duck House is a gorgeous, contemporary, single-storey dwelling with all mod-con...

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

7 nights from £428

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

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £431

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


Pretty Love Lane Cottage is set down a quiet narrow lane on the outskirts of Penzance within the grounds of the Owners' home. Penzance town centre and the fishing village of Newlyn...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £431

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

7 nights from £435

1 bedroom, rural cottage near the beach near Sennen, West Cornwall.


Contemporary luxury on the edge of the Cot Valley with views across open countryside to the Atlantic Ocean, sums up this gorgeous retreat. All on one level with a south-facing terr...

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

7 nights from £435

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

7 nights from £436

1 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Falmouth, West Cornwall.


The Sheep Shed is a delightful bolthole for couples, ideal for those who want to get away from the stresses of everyday life. Lovingly converted by the Owners, this former farm bui...

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

7 nights from £436

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £436

1 bedroom holiday cottage near the beach in Mullion, West Cornwall.


Step down into the quiet quadrangle of attractive granite barns, cross the communal garden, open the stable-door and you will find the most perfectly charming retreat for two. Nest...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £436

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £437

1 bedroom, coastal apartment with sea views near Kingsand, Cornwall.


With a most enviable location right on the water's edge offering breath-taking views over Plymouth Sound, the Song of the Sea is a delightful waterside apartment in the historic Fo...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £437

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

7 nights from £437

1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near Mousehole, West Cornwall.


Warm and toasty, Ellas Pottery awaits you for your romantic break away enjoying the peace and plenty of this far western setting. The detached cottage is on one level with unde...

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

7 nights from £437

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