Holiday cottages by the sea in South West Cornwall

Holiday cottages by the sea in South West Cornwall

From sheltered coves and idyllic inlets to vibrant ports and rugged cliffs, seaside cottages in South West Cornwall situate you beside one of our greatest assets. Read more

Whether your passion is for surfing beaches or sandy beaches, sailing and canoeing or simply taking in the view, the variety of our 118 South West Cornwall cottages by the sea ensure you’ll be best placed to enjoy this coastline’s many delights.

Our seaside cottages on the atmospheric north coasts of Devon and Cornwall will assault your senses with the sights, smells, and sounds of the ever-changing, ever-beautiful ocean. Where better than to plan your next romantic break?

Along the South West Cornwall’s southern coastlines, a holiday by the sea offers tranquil waters, secret coves and pretty towns to explore. With one of the world’s most beloved walking routes - the 630-mile South West Coast Path - snaking around the South West, a cottage by the sea in the region don’t only mean water sports on your doorstep. Hiking this glorious coastal route is one of the perks of staying in one of our holiday homes. 

For a gentler pace, consider a holiday in one of the region’s many picturesque fishing villages, where sea views will allow you to watch the comings and goings of working boats as well as the rich diversity of marine birds and wildlife who make the coastline their home. 

Whatever the weather or the season, self catering by the sea will never be anything short of breath-taking.

We have 118 self catering cottages near the sea in South West Cornwall

Bona-Vista is a 3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach in Cadgwith, Cornwall.
  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £311 *

Bona-Vista

2650

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach in Cadgwith, Cornwall.


In the quiet village of Ruan Minor, this modern light-filled house is ideally located with an easy stroll to the local shop and Cadgwith Cove's friendly, picturesque pub is just a ...

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

7 nights from £311 *

Chybean is a 1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach near Falmouth.
  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £392

Chybean

5116

1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach near Falmouth.


A quaint and cosy Grade II Listed cottage, set in a tranquil beautiful location on a family-run farm. This charming cottage has lots of little quirky features due to its age, fr...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £392

Readymade beds and fluffy towels; this simple but appreciated welcome is standard with us.

The Boatshed is a 1 bedroom cottage near the beach in Praa Sands, West Cornwall.
  • Sleeps 2
  • No pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £399

The Boatshed

4454

1 bedroom cottage near the beach in Praa Sands, West Cornwall.


Wow! This beautifully appointed former boatshed is stunning, with reverse level living making the most of the wonderful views and, of course, the sunsets. Set in a secluded spot...

  • Sleeps 2
  • No pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £399

The Nest is a 1 bedroom, dog friendly apartment near the beach in Coverack.
  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £413

The Nest

5316

1 bedroom, dog friendly apartment near the beach in Coverack.


One of a collection of fabulous apartments located in The Headland in the traditional Cornish fishing village of Coverack, The Nest is a beautifully furnished bijou abode, perfect ...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £413

Kynance is a 1 bedroom holiday cottage near the beach in Mullion, West Cornwall.
  • Sleeps 2
  • No pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £415

Kynance

986

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 door and you will find the most perfectly charming retreat for two. Nestling be...

  • Sleeps 2
  • No pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £415

Guillemot is a 1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach in Falmouth, Cornwall.
  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £421

Guillemot

5129

1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach in Falmouth, Cornwall.


Just a stone's throw from beautiful Gyllyngvase beach and its renowned cafe/restaurant and a short stroll away from the delights of Falmouth town, Guillemot is a fantastic choice f...

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

7 nights from £421

Trebah is a 1 bedroom apartment with sea views in Praa Sands, West Cornwall.
  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • No pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £428

Trebah

5601

1 bedroom apartment with sea views in Praa Sands, West Cornwall.


With a beautiful sandy beach only two minutes' walk away and spectacular sea views from the large picture window in the sitting area, Trebah is a surprisingly spacious studio apart...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • No pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £428

Lowenna is a 1 bedroom apartment with sea views in Coverack, West Cornwall.
  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • No pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £449

Lowenna

4194

1 bedroom apartment with sea views in Coverack, West Cornwall.


A charming apartment with dramatic views over the Lizard peninsula; Lowenna means 'joy, happiness and bliss' in the Cornish language which we believe is the perfect description for...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • No pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £449

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Bosvean is a 1 bedroom cottage near the beach near Coverack, West Cornwall.
  • Sleeps 2
  • No pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £464

Bosvean

5328

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


Privately tucked away, this enchanting former chapel built in 1846 has been recently refurbished into a gorgeous hideaway for two. Nestled within a natural hollow, summer stretches...

  • Sleeps 2
  • No pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £464

Sunsets (over Rinsey) is a 1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views in Praa Sands.
  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £484

Sunsets (over Rinsey)

4077

1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views in Praa Sands.


There really are fabulous sunsets (and sea views) over Rinsey and you will be well placed to see them at this gorgeous contemporary annexe to the owners' home. Cross the thresh...

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

7 nights from £484

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