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 531 available Cornwall cottages in May

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

7 nights from £484

2 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near St Ives, West Cornwall.


This sensitively converted reverse-level barn is set in beautiful countryside, a short drive from St Ives and the north coast's glorious sandy beaches. This detached property s...

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

7 nights from £484

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

7 nights from £487

2 bedroom holiday cottage near the beach in Mousehole, West Cornwall.


The Upper 18 is a charming terraced cottage with fabulous views hunkered above this bustling fishing port. Formerly a fisherman's cottage and overlooking Newlyn, it offers views to...

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

7 nights from £487

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

7 nights from £488

2 bedroom, dog friendly apartment near the sea in Torpoint, Cornwall.


Want the chance to stay right in the heart of a historic country park? Then look no further than charming Horseshoe Cottage. Right on your doorstep, the 865 glorious acres of p...

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

7 nights from £488

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

7 nights from £488

2 bedroom cottage with sea views in The Lizard, West Cornwall.


Duck under the lintel on entering this beautiful former barn, and prepare to gasp in delight; in the kitchen, above the dining-table, is a window with wonderful sea views beyond An...

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

7 nights from £488

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  • 20% off

    25 May 2019 - 1 Jun 2019

    £815.78 £652.80

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

7 nights from £490

2 bedroom cottage near the sea near Boscastle, North Cornwall.


Located to one side of the other cottages, The Old School House provides a restorative holiday, leaving you feeling truly rested. Couples and small families will feel totally spoil...

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

7 nights from £490

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    17 May 2019 - 24 May 2019

    £579.26 £492.15

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £493

Luxury glamping, sleeping 4, dog friendly near the beach near Mullion


Like the idea of luxury camping but not too sure about sleeping under canvas? Well look no further for the perfect solution – a tin tent! Rusty the Tin Tent, as featured on Channel...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £493

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

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

7 nights from £495

2 bedroom holiday cottage with sea views in Polzeath, North Cornwall.


A beach hut by the sea is exactly what Krowji is, and what a beach! Polzeath has it all; surfing, acres of sand, cowrie shell hunting, trendy shops, a plethora of restaurants a...

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

7 nights from £495

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £497

2 bedroom, dog friendly apartment with sea views in Coverack.


Situated just above Chynhalls Point on the headland above the picturesque village of Coverack and set in a former grand hotel, this recently refurbished top floor apartment offers ...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £497

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £498

2 bedroom apartment with sea views in Falmouth, South Cornwall.


With wonderful waterside views from this comfortable duplex apartment, you will find yourself very content watching the boats pass by. Part of the Packet Quays development in Falmo...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £498

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £502

2 bedroom apartment with sea views in Falmouth, South Cornwall.


There are fabulous views from this lovely waterside apartment, looking over to the pretty village of Flushing, the Roseland and beyond. Tall Ships is a wonderful base to explore th...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £502

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  • 20% off

    27 Apr 2019 - 4 May 2019

    £626.91 £501.60

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