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. 

551 self-catering cottages for October half term in Cornwall

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £629

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage in Widemouth Bay, North Cornwall.


The Old Byre is a single-storey, 19th Century barn converted into a lovely home-from-home with an enclosed garden and close to the shores of Widemouth Bay. Luxuriously furnished, a...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £629

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

7 nights from £633

4 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Port Isaac, North Cornwall.


Near the shores of Polzeath, Rock and Daymer Bay, this is a contemporary, spacious home managed with care for the environment. The Granary is an oasis offering a warm welcome and r...

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

7 nights from £633

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

7 nights from £637

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 £637

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £638

3 bedroom self catering cottage near Fowey, South Cornwall.


Located in the heart of picture perfect Lerryn, Sweet Briar Cottage is an absolute beauty. Lovingly and impeccably presented, this 150 year old cottage is the epitome of country ch...

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £638

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £640

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near Port Isaac, North Cornwall.


Mays Cottage is perfection with its charming accommodation, enclosed garden and secluded location close to the shores of Port Isaac, Polzeath and Rock. Pack your bikes, surfboards ...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £640

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

7 nights from £640

3 bedroom cottage near the beach and Mousehole, West Cornwall.


Newlyn has everything that you will need on your adventure in the far west of Cornwall. Leave your cars and stroll into the village along the footpath; it will only take you and yo...

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

7 nights from £640

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

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £642

3 bedroom thatched, dog friendly cottage with sea views in Cadgwith.


Arguably the most picturesque cove on the Lizard peninsula and still a thriving fishing community, friendly Cadgwith welcomes visitors all year round. At Kinsale, a pretty, deta...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £642

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

7 nights from £649

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 £649

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

7 nights from £651 *

4 bedroom cottage with sea views near St Just In Roseland.


With wonderful views looking out above the romantic creekside church at St Just in Roseland with it's sub tropical gardens and beyond towards the sailing waters of the renowned Fal...

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

7 nights from £651 *

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

7 nights from £655

4 bedroom holiday cottage with sea views in Newquay, North Cornwall.


Watersmeet sits high above the Gannel Estuary, on the Pentire Headland. This quiet area of Newquay boasts beautiful views, provides a full range of activities such as canoeing, hor...

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

7 nights from £655

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