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 147 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 147 self catering cottages near the sea in South West Cornwall

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

7 nights from £259 *

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 £259 *

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  • 20% off

    21 Dec 2019 - 28 Dec 2019

    £837.00 £669.60

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

7 nights from £272

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 £272

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

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sun

7 nights from £276

1 bedroom cottage near the beach in The Lizard, West Cornwall.


This little studio is the perfect bolt hole; it gives you all the comfort of a hotel room with the added bonus of self-catering facilities. Just on the edge of Lizard village, the ...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sun

7 nights from £276

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  • 15% off

    29 Dec 2019 - 5 Jan 2020

    £468.00 £397.80

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

7 nights from £276

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

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

7 nights from £284

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 £287 *

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 £287 *

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

7 nights from £303 *

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 *

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 *

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  • 20% off

    22 Dec 2019 - 29 Dec 2019

    £748.00 £598.40

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  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £311

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


A fabulous refurbished apartment with wonderful views over the dramatic Lizard peninsula. The property is set within a communal garden with direct access to the South West Coast Pa...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £311

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  • 20% off

    21 Dec 2019 - 28 Dec 2019

    £550.12 £440.10

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £319

1 bedroom cottage with sea views in Praa Sands, South Cornwall.


A short, private drive leads up to The Lookout; a delightful, south-facing, single-storey semi-detached retreat which overlooks the popular coastal village of Praa Sands and the cr...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £319

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