Cornwall Cottages Available in May

Quiet beaches, countryside bursting with colour and new life, little streets soaked in sunlight: this is May in Cornwall. For the ultimate break ahead of summer, book a luxury self-catering cottage now. Seaside sanctuaries with spectacular sea views, country retreat surrounded by rolling fields or a cosy nest in a town close to the action, we'll help you find the perfect one. Read more

With May half term, two bank holidays and lots of chance to enjoy Cornwall ahead of the summer crowds, May is one of the best months to visit Cornwall. Whether you're looking to book a week-long holiday with the kids or are looking forward to a solo retreat, our luxury portfolio offers wide variety and consistent quality. 

If you want to add an extra sparkle to your holiday, why not choose a cottage with a hot tub? Or if you love being in the water, we have a selection of cottages with both shared and privates swimming pools. Prefer diving into something bigger? You can refine your search for cottages with spectacular sea views and great proximity to nearby beaches. However you envisage your perfect holiday, we can help steer the way.

Cornwall Cottages for May 

One bed cottages by the sea or big family-friendly cottages in the country, the choices are endless for a getaway in Cornwall this May. Pick your favourite now and receive excellent customer service with some of the finest self-catering accommodation in Cornwall. To ensure the highest standards are maintained, each of our cottages is carefully selected onto our books and fully equipped with everything you could need and more for your holiday. 

Choose from 606 available Cornwall cottages in May

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £409

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


Leafy lanes lead to Lower Penvale, a tranquil setting just outside Truro where The Pavilion shows off its striking design. Harking back to its agricultural past with rough timber-c...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £409

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  • 20% off

    22 Feb 2019 - 1 Mar 2019

    £409.28 £327.42

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

7 nights from £409

1 bedroom holiday cottage near the sea in Boscastle, North Cornwall.


Packed with character, charm and comfort, Little St Hugh is a cosy retreat for two, tucked away in the pretty village of Boscastle, that will have you leaving your worries behind f...

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

7 nights from £409

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

7 nights from £409 *

3 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Helford, West Cornwall.


Close to the head of Bunnell Creek, a tranquil tree-lined estuary originating from the Helford River, this delightful, traditionally furnished former farmhouse is perfect for a tru...

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

7 nights from £409 *

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £410

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


A wood-burner and under-floor heating ensure year-round snugness in this lovingly restored single-storey converted barn, found near the hamlet of Ladock in an easily accessible rur...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £410

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  • 20% off

    23 Feb 2019 - 2 Mar 2019

    £365.68 £292.54

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £413

1 bedroom holiday cottage near the sea in Boscastle, North Cornwall.


Littlecott is an ideal bolthole for exploring all the delights in and around Boscastle. The accommodation is very comfortable (and includes a king-size bed), bright and light with ...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £413

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

7 nights from £414 *

2 bedroom apartment near the beach in Mawgan Porth, North Cornwall.


How do you fancy your own seaside bolthole just 200 yards from the golden sands at Mawgan Porth? – well look no further than Seahorses! All on one level, this fabulous south-facing...

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

7 nights from £414 *

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

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

7 nights from £414 *

3 bedroom holiday cottage near Fowey, South Cornwall.


Lostwithiel is the ancient capital of Cornwall, full of history with an enchanting mix of stone buildings, antiques shops and independent retailers. Old Quay Cottage is a sympathet...

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

7 nights from £414 *

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  • 20% off

    23 Feb 2019 - 2 Mar 2019

    £409.27 £327.42

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

7 nights from £415

1 bedroom thatched cottage with sea views in Coverack, West Cornwall.


For over 300 years The Loft has been standing on the south side of Coverack bay keeping watch over the ever-changing moods of the sea. A former fishermen’s net loft skilfully conve...

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

7 nights from £415

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  • 20% off

    23 Feb 2019 - 2 Mar 2019

    £418.95 £335.16

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £415 *

large 2 bedroom, rural dog friendly converted barn near Looe, South Cornwall.


Once a stone-built mill house, Millers has been lovingly transformed into a wonderfully comfortable holiday home. Top quality furnishings, WiFi access and a warming wood-burner com...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £415 *

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  • 10% off

    2 Mar 2019 - 9 Mar 2019

    £465.45 £418.50

  • 10% off

    9 Mar 2019 - 16 Mar 2019

    £372.36 £334.80

  • 10% off

    23 Mar 2019 - 30 Mar 2019

    £406.60 £366.30

  • Sleeps 8 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £416 *

4 bedroom, rural holiday cottage with hot tub near Helford, West Cornwall.


This boutique farmhouse, set in the heart of the rural and stunning Lizard peninsula, has four gorgeous bedrooms and plenty of space for everyone to relax. The beautiful Helford ri...

  • Sleeps 8 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £416 *

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