Cottages for October in Cornwall

Hang on to the last vestiges of summer and spend happy days strolling under bright sunshine, through rolling countryside and along jaw-dropping coastline. It's not uncommon for the sun to linger long into October, and with fewer crowds you can make the most of a truly glorious time of year in Cornwall. Cast your gaze over our 636 available cottages and let your mind run wild, a dream getaway is just around the corner.Read more

Whether you are looking for a dog-friendly cottage to enjoy long woodland walks under rust coloured canopies or a place by the sea to watch Atlantic swells build, we'll help you find the perfect spot this October. With cottages of all variety in our portfolio, you can treat yourself to a solo getaway or a family adventure for October half term. In the heart of the action or nestled in a secluded hideaway, you can spend your October holiday exactly as you please. To help get you started, browse our 636 available properties and see what piques your interest. At Classic Cottages, we always go the extra mile to make sure your whole experience is as dreamy as possible and are always on hand to offer assistance.

We have 636 cottages in Cornwall for October

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £415

1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near Perranporth, North Cornwall.


The north coast is famous for gorgeous beaches and Perranporth, a great example of one of the best, is a few minutes’ drive from lovely Primrose Cottage. Nestled in a tranquil, pea...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £415

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £417

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 £417

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £417

1 bedroom cottage near the beach near Penzance, West Cornwall.


This should really be called 'the absolutely gorgeous Little House'! Set in the heart of Lamorna Valley and a short walk away from the famous Lamorna Wink pub and Lamorna Cove, whi...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £417

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

7 nights from £418 *

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 £418 *

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £419 *

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 £419 *

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

7 nights from £421

1 bedroom self catering cottage near Boscastle, North Cornwall.


Approached along pretty Cornish lanes leading through quiet valleys, Goose Barn provides all the right ingredients for a peaceful and truly relaxing break. Set in a glorious rural ...

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

7 nights from £421

We are Gold accredited with the Green Tourism Business Scheme.

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

7 nights from £423

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 £423

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £424 *

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 £424 *

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

7 nights from £425

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 £425

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

7 nights from £425 *

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 £425 *

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