May Day Bank Holiday Breaks in Cornwall

Take a walk through lush woodland, carpeted in a thick layer of bluebells. Walk along empty beaches and play chase with the water on the shore. Sit outside on a restaurant terrace and feel the first signs of summer as the sun warms your cheeks. A May Day bank holiday in Cornwall can provide an idyllic opportunity to let go of your worries and relax in your own private haven. Read more

Across Cornwall, May brings a surge of colour to the county. With spring enjoying its final flourishes and summer just around the corner, you can expect a revived energy and lots to look forward. Whatever you are looking for, be it a cosy cottage by the sea, dog-friendly rural retreat or spacious hub with room enough for all the family, our selection of 514 Cornwall cottages available for May Day bank holiday is sure to set your mind rolling. Browse through our portfolio and let your thoughts race, a dream holiday is just around the corner this May. At Classic Cottages, we pride ourselves on marketing only the finest self-catering holiday cottages in Cornwall. With each one handpicked and regularly inspected, we want to make sure your holiday is the best it can be. 

We have 514 May Day cottages in Cornwall

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage in Perranporth, North Cornwall.


Sunnyside Cottage is your archetypal Cornish cottage, close to the shores of the glorious beach at Perranporth. This charming detached cottage is ideal for dog lovers as the garden...

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £585 - £650 *

* Includes 10% off for parties up to 2 + cot between 27 Apr and 18 May 2019.

2 bedroom, rural self catering cottage near Marazion, West Cornwall.


Set in its own tropical wonderland, this stylish retreat offers peace and plenty and much more. Step inside Carter's Croft and enter a world of vintage elegance, with its mix of re...

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

Price per week £613 - £766 *

* Includes 20% off for parties up to 2 + cot between 27 Apr and 18 May 2019. Bedroom 2 is excluded at the discounted rate.

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2 bedroom holiday apartment with sea views in St Ives, West Cornwall.


See the ocean as you enter this contemporary first floor apartment, looking through the open plan living-room to the clear blue bay. Drop your bags and head down the hill to th...

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

Price per week £620 - £729 *

* Includes 15% off for parties up to 2 + cot between 27 Apr and 18 May 2019. Bedroom 2 is excluded at the discounted rate.

3 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Marazion, West Cornwall.


Brimming with character and clever touches, The Old Granary is quite simply a cottage to cherish. Luxury lies around every corner of this former barn, which has been impeccably res...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £685 - £856 *

* Includes 20% off for parties up to 2 + cot between 27 Apr and 18 May 2019. Bedroom 3 is excluded at the discounted rate.

1 bedroom, dog friendly apartment with sea views near Boscastle.


With the most enviable views across Trebarwith Strand out to sea, Praxis offers the perfect setting for those looking for the ultimate seaside getaway. Located in the heart of this...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £698

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


Welcoming and completely memorable, this penthouse apartment features luxurious finishes and furnishings, soft fluffy towels and breathtaking views of Mullion Cove harbour; simply ...

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

Price per week £699

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    24 Nov 2018 - 1 Dec 2018

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    8 Dec 2018 - 15 Dec 2018

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    22 Dec 2018 - 29 Dec 2018

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3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach in Portscatho.


Beautifully situated just above the picturesque harbour in Portscatho, from the garden Cliff Cottage enjoys incredible panoramic sea views of Gerrans Bay including Porthcurnick Bea...

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

Price per week £747 - £933 *

* Includes 20% off for parties up to 2 + cot between 27 Apr and 18 May 2019.

1 bedroom, dog friendly home with a pool near Falmouth, South Cornwall.


Cedar is perfect for couples, a beautifully appointed and luxuriously spacious retreat offering a wonderfully chilled-out holiday experience. There are floor to ceiling windows in ...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £771

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1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with a swimming pool near Falmouth


Fern is a beautifully appointed and luxuriously spacious retreat for couples, perfect for a wonderfully chilled-out holiday. The open plan living-room has floor to ceiling windows ...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £771

3 bedroom, rural cottage with sea views near Falmouth, West Cornwall.


Creek Cottage is a gorgeous detached cottage tucked away on the side of a quiet wooded creek on the north side of the Helford, home to herons and scores of little egrets as well as...

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £836 - £1115 *

* Includes 25% off for parties up to 2 + cot between 27 Apr and 18 May 2019. Bedroom 3 is excluded at the reduced rate.

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