Cottages for May Day Bank Holiday

May is when landscapes come alive and towns pick up the pace. With winter left behind, a sunny day feels like summer in a May bank holiday cottage. Relax in your own private retreat and let your worries float away. Coast, country or town, our self-catering cottages will leave you refreshed and revived. Choose from our 663 available cottages today. Read more

Start summer celebrations early and enjoy a May Day bank holiday break. With the weather on the up, celebrations left, right and centre and lots of businesses opening their doors for the season ahead, May is an excellent time to escape the routine of everyday life. Whether you are looking forward to a solo retreat, family break or getaway with friends, you are sure to find the perfect cottage to spend your holiday. To get started, browse our selection of 663 available cottages and find your favourite one. Each of our self-catering holiday homes has been handpicked; personally inspected and fully equipped so you can enjoy the finest quality accommodation around. Providing you with help and support every step of the way, you can book with confidence with Classic Cottages.

We have 663 cottages available for May Day bank holiday

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £579 *

2 bedroom, dog friendly apartment with panoramic sea views in Cadgwith.


These are the views you come to Cornwall for; fabulous, far reaching and expansive sea views with ever-changing colours of blue and green with magical skies to match. Floor to ceil...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £579 *

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £606 *

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach in Flushing, Cornwall.


A beautifully styled terraced house in the pretty village of Flushing, this is the ideal place for a fabulous holiday. There is plenty of space for everyone to enjoy time together ...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £606 *

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  • 20% off

    16 Feb 2019 - 23 Feb 2019

    £675.68 £540.54

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

7 nights from £613 *

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

7 nights from £613 *

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £620 *

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views in Newquay, Cornwall.


Located in the large private grounds of the Glendorgal Hotel which boasts fabulous views of the Atlantic Ocean, you will discover 2 Glendorgal. Nestled in a quiet cul de sac this r...

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £620 *

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

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

7 nights from £620 *

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

7 nights from £620 *

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £698

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

7 nights from £698

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

7 nights from £699

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

7 nights from £699

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  • 20% off

    16 Feb 2019 - 23 Feb 2019

    £598.85 £479.20

  • 20% off

    23 Feb 2019 - 2 Mar 2019

    £598.85 £479.20

  • 15% off

    2 Mar 2019 - 9 Mar 2019

    £598.85 £509.15

  • 15% off

    9 Mar 2019 - 16 Mar 2019

    £598.85 £509.15

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

7 nights from £836 *

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

7 nights from £836 *

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £882 *

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near St Mawes, South Cornwall.


This gorgeous rural barn conversion tucked away on the Roseland peninsula is truly a hidden treasure in this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Beautifully presented and exception...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £882 *

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £910 *

4 bedroom, rural self catering cottage in Cadgwith, West Cornwall.


This spectacular holiday home, located in the heart of the Lizard peninsula, is perfectly proportioned for a large family group or friends. Situated a short drive from one of the m...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £910 *

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