Holiday cottages by the sea

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 132 cottages by the sea in South West Cornwall 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 132 self catering cottages near the sea in South West Cornwall

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

7 nights from £263 *

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 £263 *

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

7 nights from £276

Credo Cottage

4375

1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views in Marazion, Cornwall.


This tiny but well-planned hideaway is directly across the sea from St Michael's Mount in the popular market town of Marazion, which has an array of restaurants, pubs and galleries...

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

7 nights from £276

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

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

7 nights from £277

Bay Retreat

3227

1 bedroom, dog friendly apartment with sea views in Falmouth.


This stylish contemporary apartment has views towards the sea at Swanpool beach on the outskirts of Falmouth. A 10 minute walk down through grassy playing fields and quiet lanes...

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

7 nights from £277

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

7 nights from £284

Rosemerryn Cottage

4301

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


A truly charming semi-detached cottage set in tranquil countryside of the Helford; this sunny sheltered spot is the perfect place to relax and a fabulous base for exploring this pr...

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

7 nights from £284

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

7 nights from £293 *

Sundial

2118

2 bedroom apartment near the beach in Falmouth, South Cornwall.


Sundial is an immaculately presented ground floor apartment in a quiet residential area above Falmouth’s town centre. Ideal for both couples and families, all the town’s facilities...

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

7 nights from £293 *

  • Sleeps 3 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £303

Kernel’s Barn

2437

2 bedroom, rural cottage near the sea near Portreath, North Cornwall.


Practically a stone's throw from the Coast to Coast cycle tramway and only a few minutes' drive from several spectacular sandy beaches, Kernel's Barn is set back from the road betw...

  • Sleeps 3 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £303

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sun

7 nights from £307

The Old Stone Workshop

3295

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach near Coverack.


This traditional stone cottage, built in 1900, has enjoyed life as a corn chandler, a cobblers and even a venue for the local band practice, and it is now a lovely holiday cottage....

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sun

7 nights from £307

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £317

Maen Eglos

4194

1 bedroom, dog friendly apartment with sea views in Coverack.


A delightful apartment with wonderful views over the dramatic Lizard peninsula. The property is in a fabulous location, set within private communal gardens with direct access to th...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £317

We’re a Visit England Quality Accredited Agency for our high standards in holiday letting.

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

7 nights from £320

Little Sandcastle

2747

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


This cute holiday hideaway is nestled in the unspoilt village of Cadgwith, and is the perfect retreat at any time of year. Just a few steps from your front door is a footpath down ...

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

7 nights from £320

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £326

Barefoot Rusty

2780

Luxury glamping, sleeping 4, dog friendly near the beach near Mullion


Seven acres of meadow near the sea, a designer shipping container with luxury furnishings and the stamp of approval from George Clarke's Amazing Spaces on Channel 4 make this a hol...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £326

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