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 532 available Cornwall cottages in May

  • Sleeps 6
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £609

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views near Fowey, Cornwall.


With fabulous panoramic views over the rooftops of Polruan and the sparkling water of the River Fowey, and Fowey itself on the other side of the estuary, this lovely Victorian seas...

  • Sleeps 6
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £609

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

7 nights from £614

3 bedroom self catering cottage near Portscatho.


This large contemporary detached house is set in an elevated position halfway between the lovely villages of Gerrans and Portscatho. Carefully designed so the living spaces face to...

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

7 nights from £614

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

7 nights from £628

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


The Packing House has everything that you could possibly want, and more! Just a stroll from the pub, a short drive to the beach and with amazing walks on your doorstep, this spacio...

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

7 nights from £628

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £632

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage in Widemouth Bay, North Cornwall.


The Old Byre is a single-storey, 19th Century barn converted into a lovely home-from-home with an enclosed garden and close to the shores of Widemouth Bay. Luxuriously furnished, a...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £632

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

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

7 nights from £634

3 bedroom cottage near Portscatho, South Cornwall.


Trevow is idyllically situated facing eastwards over fields towards the sea at Rosevine, only five minutes' walk from the National Trust coastal path and sandy beach at Porthcurnic...

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

7 nights from £634

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

7 nights from £635

3 bedroom cottage near the beach and Mousehole, West Cornwall.


Newlyn has everything that you will need on your adventure in the far west of Cornwall. Leave your cars and stroll into the village along the footpath; it will only take you and yo...

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

7 nights from £635

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

7 nights from £635

4 bedroom holiday cottage with sea views in Falmouth, South Cornwall.


Just yards from a private marina full of yachts of all sizes, Marina View is a modern town house offering excellent accommodation and ideal for families or groups of friends. Se...

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

7 nights from £635

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

7 nights from £639

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


With spectacular views across National Trust fields to the glistening sea beyond, this beautifully refurbished single-storey cottage lies just 10 minutes' walk from sandy Poldhu Co...

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

7 nights from £639

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

7 nights from £640

3 bedroom self catering cottage near Fowey, South Cornwall.


Located in the heart of picture perfect Lerryn, Sweet Briar Cottage is an absolute beauty. Lovingly and impeccably presented, this 150 year old cottage is the epitome of country ch...

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

7 nights from £640

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

7 nights from £643

4 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Porthleven, West Cornwall.


Situated in a quiet hamlet just a few miles from Marazion this brand new, detached property is perfect for a family holiday or a group of friends. Walk through the pleasant lit...

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

7 nights from £643

Arrive at your handpicked holiday home safe in the knowledge it’s been fully inspected.

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