Cottages for May bank holidays in South Cornwall

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

A sunny day in May can feel like summer, especially in South 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 76 holiday cottages available in South Cornwall for your May escape.

We have 76 available for the May Day bank holiday in South Cornwall

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

7 nights from £367

Cowslip

1431

1 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Fowey.


Cowslip like Meadowsweet (1430), is a detached granite barn which has two steps leading into the living-room, where neutral walls and polished wood floors frame the warmly coloured...

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

7 nights from £367

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

7 nights from £374

Largin's Shepherd's View

3210

Shepherds Hut for two near Polperro, South Cornwall.


Beautifully hand-crafted with consummate skill and an eye for quirky detail, this bespoke shepherd’s hut is an absolute delight. Everything has been meticulously planned, from the ...

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

7 nights from £374

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

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

7 nights from £386

Viewtown Linhay

4500

1 bedroom, dog friendly apartment near Callington, South Cornwall.


Viewtown Linhay is a hidden gem offering a walker's paradise for you and your hound. Situated in the Tamar Valley bordering the Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty on the outskirts ...

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

7 nights from £386

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

7 nights from £418

Little Largin

2665

1 bedroom, dog-friendly apartment near Polperro, South Cornwall.


This delightful bolthole is an unexpected gem, much more spacious than the exterior suggests. Set in a wonderfully tranquil location surrounded by fields and with beautiful Largin ...

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

7 nights from £418

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

7 nights from £457

Nanteague Cottage

393

1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with an outdoor pool Perranporth, Cornwall.


Nanteague Cottage is a spacious one bedroom cottage, ideal for couples, and with a heated swimming pool (shared with the owners and heated by an air source heat pump and available ...

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

7 nights from £457

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

7 nights from £478

The Creamery

4571

1 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Truro, South Cornwall.


Picture-perfect and petite, this delightful bijou bolthole for two is the perfect luxury hideaway for lovebirds looking for romance. Set in a dreamy location down a quiet lane, thi...

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

7 nights from £478

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

7 nights from £479

Little Downderry Barn

4796

1 bedroom self catering cottage near Mevagissey, South Cornwall.


Follow the leafy green lanes that lead to Little Downderry Barn, a rural location with spectacular far-reaching views over the surrounding countryside just outside the village of C...

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

7 nights from £479

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

7 nights from £480 *

Cadena Cottage

4927

3 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage in Calstock, South Cornwall.


Pretty Cadena Cottage sits in an enviable position in Calstock village on the banks of the River Tamar, nestled in a wooded valley and ideal for exploring both Cornwall, Devon and ...

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

7 nights from £480 *

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

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £482

Roseland Valley Retreat

3324

Cabin and Safari Tent sleeping up to 6 near St Mawes, South Cornwall.


What could be more enchanting than this beautifully styled cabin with its carved African dark wood furniture enhanced by flashes of gorgeously bright colour in the rugs, cushions a...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £482

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

7 nights from £484

Jasmine Shepherd's Hut

3197

Shepherds Hut sleeping 2 with use of indoor pool and gym near Falmouth, South Cornwall.


Tucked down a country lane between the little county city of Truro and the sailing mecca of Falmouth, Jasmine is a lovely oak-built shepherd's hut from the renowned Somerset-based ...

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

7 nights from £484

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