Cottages by the sea in South Cornwall

With so many miles of scenic coastline, South Cornwall is the perfect destination for a holiday by the sea. A Mecca for sailing enthusiasts, the calm blue waters surrounding the coast of South Cornwall make for perfect family-friendly seaside holidays too.

Coastal cottages in South Cornwall are the perfect backdrop for a relaxed seaside holiday. Pretty little harbour towns and small flat sandy beaches make it a great place for multi generational holidays, with big attractions like The Eden Project providing days out of interest.

South Cornwall has a plethora of lovely holiday accommodation by the sea, from luxury coastal cottages up on the cliffs to bijoux beach cottages right on the shore, or stay a safe distance from the spray and book a holiday home with a view of the twinkling blue tempting you from across the fields.

Well known towns such as Looe, Mevagissey, St Mawes and Falmouth are popular places to stay, with quality cottages and lots of places to watch the waves from, as well as witnessing the comings and goings of various watercraft from harbours and marinas. There's a big sailing community around these parts, making the most of the big blue that you'll be admiring from the windows of one of our 154 holiday cottages by the sea.

Don't forget to bring the most excited member of the family - the walkies around these parts will really get the tail wagging so book into a dog friendly seaside holiday cottage.

Treat yourself and you could be waking up to the sound of the ocean from your South Cornwall cottage by the sea.

South Cornwall holiday cottages by the sea

2 bedroom self catering cottage near the beach near Portscatho.


The Sail Loft has the most spectacular views from the floor to ceiling picture window in the large open plan living-room. Oak floors, vaulted ceiling with oak beams, a cosy contemp...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £436 - £1015

2 bedroom cottage with sea views near Portscatho, South Cornwall.


Waterside is situated directly above Tatams beach in the small fishing village of Portscatho. A semi-detached modern house, it has fully double-glazed picture windows taking full a...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £440 - £1036

Dogs go free on holidays starting between 29th June to 5th July.

3 bedroom holiday cottage near the beach in Falmouth, South Cornwall.


Coastal Retreat is a gorgeous architect-designed contemporary split-level house furnished and appointed to exemplary standards, tucked into a peaceful cul-de-sac and providing all ...

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

Price per week £442 - £1380 *

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* Includes 20% off for parties up to 4 + cot between 3 Nov and 8 Dec 2018.

  • 10% off

    9 Jun 2018 - 16 Jun 2018

    £883.20 £794.70

2 bedroom cottage near the beach near Falmouth, South Cornwall.


This beautifully presented modern holiday cottage looks out over lawns and mature woodland, a peaceful location but close to the indoor Leisure Centre, tennis courts and children’s...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £448 - £1120

2 bedroom dog friendly apartment near the beach in Falmouth.


This delightful and stylish apartment is a real gem, tucked away in a sheltered courtyard just yards from the water in the centre of Falmouth. Wonderfully comfortable and attractiv...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £448 - £1120

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


There are glorious, far reaching water views from every room in this beautifully appointed, modern cottage, stretching from the moorings on the Penryn River out across the Carrick ...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £464 - £1160

2 bedroom, rural cottage near the beach near Portscatho, Cornwall.


The Little Barn is a delightful detached barn conversion situated in the hamlet of Treworlas on the cliffs above Pendower Beach with views across the bay to Portscatho. Restored to...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £472 - £1145

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


Fabulous uninterrupted views across the Carrick Roads from Falmouth harbour to the Roseland peninsula are showcased from the first floor sitting-room and master bedroom of this lov...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £473 - £1182

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

2 bedroom cottage near the beach near Falmouth, South Cornwall.


Beachcomber Cottage is in a peaceful location looking out over lawns and mature woodland within the private Maenporth Estate. This property has a lovely open plan living space wher...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £476 - £1190

2 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the sea near Torpoint, Cornwall.


Fall in love with the beauty and charm of Mount Edgcumbe at this absolute gem of a cottage. Originally built in the early 1900s this immaculate semi-detached cottage has been beaut...

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £479 - £1100

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