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 608 available Cornwall cottages in May

  • 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 *

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

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

7 nights from £416

1 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Padstow, North Cornwall.


Are you looking to get away from it all and have somewhere really special to retreat to? Then look no further, as Two Whitawoo is just perfect for two! Set in its own enclosed land...

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

7 nights from £416

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  • 20% off

    23 Feb 2019 - 2 Mar 2019

    £371.28 £296.80

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

7 nights from £417

Rural cabin for 2 near Falmouth, South Cornwall.


Tucked away in a quiet corner of the owners' smallholding, this cute cabin is perfect if you are seeking a romantic getaway or a bijou base for exploring this beautiful part of Cor...

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

7 nights from £417

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £418

1 bedroom self catering cottage near the beach near Portscatho.


What a view you will lap up from this pretty, traditional end of terrace cottage in the centre of the charming seaside village of Portscatho. As the name suggests, the cottage is l...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £418

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

7 nights from £420

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

7 nights from £420

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £421 *

4 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near St Ives, West Cornwall.


Beautifully maintained gardens and a private meadow surround Chy-an-Hobi, a quintessential detached cottage in idyllic countryside where peace and privacy are assured. The spac...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £421 *

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £421 *

2 bedroom holiday cottage near the beach in Fowey, South Cornwall.


This gorgeous Victorian cottage is an absolute delight; updated with gentle sympathy to offer the modern necessities of central heating, drench-head shower and a granite-topped kit...

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £421 *

We’ve been raising the standards of self catering holidays since 1977.

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £422

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

7 nights from £422

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

7 nights from £423

1 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Falmouth, West Cornwall.


A tranquil rural location close to sandy beaches and coastal towns, Little Chygowlin is the perfect place for days out on the water, nights out in town or toes up in front of a toa...

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

7 nights from £423

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  • 30% off

    23 Feb 2019 - 2 Mar 2019

    £427.35 £298.90

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