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 130 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 130 self catering cottages near the sea in South West Cornwall

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

7 nights from £352

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 £352

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £368 *

Penvean

4949

3 bedroom cottage near the beach in Portreath.


Welcome to Penvean, an oh so lovely Cornish cottage overlooking the picturesque harbour in Portreath. Situated in a truly fabulous location, Penvean is perhaps the perfect spot for...

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £368 *

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

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £372

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
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £372

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £397

The Lookout

4357

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 £397

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £425

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
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £425

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £434

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
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £434

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

7 nights from £434

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 £434

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

7 nights from £450

Tree Tops Cabin

4298

Dog friendly treetop cabin near the beach in Cadgwith, Cornwall.


Looking for the perfect get-away-from-it-all retreat? Look no further! Tree Tops Cabin is that and so much more, sat high up in the trees with a peaceful stream trickling through b...

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

7 nights from £450

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  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £458

Pebbles

2635

1 bedroom apartment with sea views in Falmouth, South Cornwall.


How many holiday apartments offer the chance of falling asleep with a Royal Navy vessel moored almost alongside then waking with a luxury cruise liner in its place? Add views from ...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £458

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £507

Springtide

4587

1 bedroom holiday cottage near the beach in Marazion, West Cornwall.


Nestled in the heart of Marazion, Spring Tide is a gorgeous, intimate love nest for two with the glorious beaches, plentiful restaurants and variety of shops right on your doorstep...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £507

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