Cottages by the Sea in Cornwall

With over three-hundred miles of stunning coastline vistas, Cornwall is synonymous with the coast. Find yourself a cosy cottage a short walk from a beach, or perch high on the cliffs with a stunning sea view property. When you book a cottage by the sea in Cornwall, you won't fail to be enchanted by the allure of the sapphire depths. Read more

A county of elemental beauty, cottages by the sea in Cornwall put you face to face with its most impressive feature: the mercurial ocean.

Quaint villages such as Mousehole and Portloe attest to the sea’s influence on the county’s bygone inhabitants; the bustling ports of Falmouth and Penzance to its continuing importance to the county’s vitality.

Start your own family’s love-affair with the county in one of our holiday cottages in Cornwall by the sea. Family friendly adventures begin on one of the county’s many stunning sandy beaches: try Perranporth, Carbis Bay or Sennen Cove

Strike out to the wild and wind-swept Lizard Peninsula and Lands’ End: the country’s most southerly and westerly points, respectively. If you’re looking for a splash of rest and relaxation, chill with a glass of something cold in a bar with a sea view in sophisticated Rock or popular Newquay.

If wildlife’s your thing, Cornwall has it all. Spot dolphins from not only boats or beach cafes, but even your own seaside cottage. Try Watergate Bay or Fistral Beach in the summer months. Hosts of rare breed maritime birds make the coastal estuaries and cliffs their home: along most stretches of the South West Coast Path you are given prime access to their seaside sanctuaries.

Whatever your coastal passion, a self-catering holiday by the sea in Cornwall means sunsets over the water; the chance to witness the elements at work and the opportunity to indulge in the bounty of the seaside: surf, sand, sun and fun!

We have 403 cottages by the sea in Cornwall

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Regret no pets
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7 nights from £637

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


With breathtaking views across the waters of the Carrick Roads to Flushing and the Roseland peninsula beyond, and just yards from Falmouth's bustling streets and their many shops, ...

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

7 nights from £637

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

7 nights from £649

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


Beautifully refurbished, Pender Cottage occupies possibly one of the best positions in picturesque Mousehole. Watch the boats bob as the tide ebbs and flows, be lulled to sleep by ...

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

7 nights from £649

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  • 20% off

    6 Apr 2019 - 13 Apr 2019

    £944.64 £755.71

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £650

3 bedroom dog friendly cottage near the beach near Portscatho, South Cornwall.


This truly stunning Cornish cottage is located in a quiet terrace just off the square in the charming village of Portscatho only a short stroll from the shops, galleries, harbour, ...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £650

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £685

Luxury safari tent glamping with a hot tub and sea views, pet friendly near Penzance.


Mount View Horizon Safari Tent is the perfect family retreat, set high above Mounts Bay in a spacious meadow with incredible 180 degree panoramic views. As far away from basic as i...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £685

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

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £685

Luxury safari tent glamping with a hot tub and sea views, pet friendly near Penzance.


Looking for the ideal retreat for a good old-fashioned family holiday? Then look no further – Mount View Sunrise Safari Tent is that and so much more. Set in the middle of its two ...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £685

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  • 10% off

    29 Mar 2019 - 5 Apr 2019

    £774.80 £697.32

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

7 nights from £798

3 bedroom, rural cottage with sea views near Truro, South Cornwall.


Glorious views and luxurious comfort will greet you at Trebartha, enjoy watching the ever-changing waters of Restronguet Creek in this tranquil spot. There is much to explore on bo...

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

7 nights from £798

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    5 Apr 2019 - 12 Apr 2019

    £1029.88 £823.90

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

7 nights from £798

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


What a fabulous holiday home this is, a gorgeous mix of early Victorian terraced townhouse elegance and 21st Century luxuries, topped off with superb panoramic views. Big bay w...

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

7 nights from £798

  • Sleeps 10 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
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7 nights from £943 *

5 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views in Portscatho.


Set above the banks of the beautiful Percuil estuary, this outstanding period property enjoys fabulous views over the water from nearly all the rooms in Weatheroak. The south-facin...

  • Sleeps 10 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £943 *

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £999

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


This is a newly-built, fabulous holiday home, spread over two floors to maximise the stunning views from this amazing location. Thoughtfully designed, guests have everything they m...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £999

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £999

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


Open the balcony doors, breathe in the fresh sea air and just stop to admire your stunning view down to Mullion Cove and beyond. This first floor apartment has been caringly design...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £999

Each and every one of our cottages is fully equipped with everything you’ll need on holiday.

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