Cottages for May bank holidays in Cornwall

May is when Cornwall comes alive, the winter is left behind and a sunny day feels like summer in a early May bank holiday cottage.

A sunny day in May can feel like summer, especially in Cornwall. The schools have gone back. And the May calendar in the South West is bursting with high days, holidays and Pagan customs so peculiar you couldn't make them up. Have a peek at what's available. Use the search options on the left to choose the length of your break and the area where you want to stay. We've got 379 holiday cottages available in Cornwall for your May escape.

We have 379 available for the May Day bank holiday in Cornwall

1 bedroom, rural self catering cottage near Penzance, West Cornwall.


A sign that greets you on arrival states ‘Seas the Day’ and this is the place in which to do it. The Duck House is a gorgeous, contemporary, single-storey dwelling with all mod-con...

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

Price per week £439

1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views at Lands End, Cornwall.


This retreat has so much to offer…including a shared outdoor heated swimming pool (available from the beginning of May to the end of September) and a shared games-room/gym, as well...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £440

2 bedroom holiday cottage near Falmouth, South Cornwall.


Stable Cottage is an absolute gem; beautifully decorated and furnished to offer the utmost comfort and relaxation. The ground floor bedrooms have thick wool carpets, Designers Guil...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £440 - £551 *

* Includes 20% off for parties up to 2 between 5 Jan and 22 Jun 2019. Bedroom 2 is excluded at the discounted rate.

2 bedroom, dog friendly apartment near the beach near Falmouth.


This immaculately presented ground floor apartment is perfect for beach lovers and walkers alike, just yards from the coastal footpath and a five minute walk from Maenporth cove. P...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £440 - £551 *

* Includes 20% off for parties up to 2 + cot between 5 Jan and 22 Jun 2019. Bedroom 2 is excluded at the discounted rate.

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

1 bedroom, rural cottage near the beach in Penzance, West Cornwall.


Pretty Love Lane Cottage is set down a quiet narrow lane on the outskirts of Penzance within the grounds of the Owners' home. Penzance town centre and the fishing village of Newlyn...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £441

4 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near Mevagissey, South Cornwall.


This wonderfully homely farmhouse is found in a tranquil rural setting at the end of a private lane. There are countryside views and an enclosed south-facing garden, and guests can...

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

Price per week £443 - £632 *

* Includes 30% off for parties up to 2 + cot between 5 Jan and 15 Jun 2019.

2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Looe, South Cornwall.


If you love the sound of birdsong and a wonderfully peaceful rural location, Pascoe’s Pippin is the perfect holiday home for you. Tucked down a little lane and surrounded by fields...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £446 - £557 *

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

1 bedroom, cottage with hot tub near the beach, Helford, West Cornwall.


The mouth of the Helford River can be seen as you approach the hamlet of Tregarne, reminding you how close you are to the coast. Those in search of peace and plenty need look no fu...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £446

1 bedroom, coastal apartment with sea views near Kingsand, Cornwall.


With a most enviable location right on the water's edge offering breath-taking views over Plymouth Sound, the Song of the Sea is a delightful waterside apartment in the historic Fo...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £448

2 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near Port Isaac, North Cornwall.


In an idyllic setting, located down a quiet country lane, only a few miles from some of Cornwall's finest beaches along with the pretty fishing harbour of Post Isaac, this exceptio...

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £448 - £560 *

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

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