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 553 available Cornwall cottages in May

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

7 nights from £529

2 bedroom cottage with sea views near Portscatho, South Cornwall.


Waterside is situated directly above Tatams beach in the small fishing village of Portscatho. A semi-detached modern house, it has fully double-glazed picture windows taking full a...

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

7 nights from £529

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

7 nights from £529

2 bedroom holiday cottage with sea views in Cadgwith, West Cornwall.


Set high on the slopes above the picturesque village of Cadgwith, with magnificent views of the cove and the sea, Lofty’s Cottage is one of a row of former coastguard cottages acce...

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

7 nights from £529

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  • 20% off

    13 Apr 2019 - 20 Apr 2019

    £621.30 £496.80

  • 20% off

    20 Apr 2019 - 27 Apr 2019

    £583.74 £467.20

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

7 nights from £529

3 bedroom holiday cottage with sea views in Cadgwith, West Cornwall.


Tastefully furnished and decorated with a sympathetic eye to its origins, Pericles Cottage is perched high above beautiful Cadgwith cove, with stunning views over this unspoilt fis...

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

7 nights from £529

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  • 20% off

    29 Mar 2019 - 5 Apr 2019

    £517.75 £414.20

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £532

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


Centrally located in the popular village of Mullion on the Lizard peninsula, The Old Chapel, built in 1840, has been converted into a fabulous first floor apartment. Outside, the p...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £532

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  • 20% off

    30 Mar 2019 - 6 Apr 2019

    £508.20 £406.56

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £534

2 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near Mawgan Porth, North Cornwall.


Set on the edge of the beautiful grounds of Trewan Hall, only a short distance from the breathtaking north Cornwall coast, this single-storey, semi-detached Grade II Listed barn co...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £534

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £534

2 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near Mawgan Porth, North Cornwall.


Situated in the heart of the countryside, yet only four miles from the north Cornish coastline, this single-storey, semi-detached barn conversion provides the ultimate luxury holid...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £534

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

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

7 nights from £536

2 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Polzeath, North Cornwall.


Little Bokelly feels part of a secret kingdom, quite apart from the everyday world. Set down an unmade lane and converted from an old stable, its serene setting is quiet and peacef...

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

7 nights from £536

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  • 20% off

    30 Mar 2019 - 6 Apr 2019

    £511.72 £409.38

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £542 *

3 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Marazion, West Cornwall.


Brimming with character and clever touches, The Old Granary is quite simply a cottage to cherish. Luxury lies around every corner of this former barn, which has been impeccably res...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £542 *

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

7 nights from £542

2 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near Porthleven, West Cornwall.


With walks on your doorstep and the harbour village and foodie haven of Porthleven only a short drive away, this is the perfect destination for countryside lovers to discover. The ...

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

7 nights from £542

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £542

2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Mullion, West Cornwall.


This delightful detached converted barn is the perfect home-from-home in this fantastic part of Cornwall, enjoy watching the summertime swallows, who nest amongst the wild terrain ...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £542

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