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 £340

1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach near St Austell.


This former Cornish creamery has been converted into a delightful coastal retreat for two. Situated on the edge of the picturesque fishing village of Gorran Haven, The Old Dairy is...

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

7 nights from £340

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

7 nights from £340

1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach near Lamorna Cove.


All on one level, this stylish open plan cottage is ideal for guests with limited mobility. Set on the edge of Lamorna Cove and the South West Coast Path, The Top Shelter is the pe...

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

7 nights from £340

Readymade beds and fluffy towels; this simple but appreciated welcome is standard with us.

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

7 nights from £342

1 bedroom self catering cottage near Portreath, West Cornwall.


Sitting alongside but totally separate from the Owners' home and in the small hamlet of Higher Brea, this cute detached retreat has been designed and furnished with comfort and rel...

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

7 nights from £342

View
  • 20% off

    22 Dec 2018 - 29 Dec 2018

    £489.70 £392.00

  • 20% off

    29 Dec 2018 - 5 Jan 2019

    £489.70 £392.00

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

7 nights from £346

1 bedroom, dog-friendly cottage near the beach near Lamorna Cove.


Owned by a local artist and originally part of the historic Boskenna Estate, The Coach House Cottage is set within a sunny courtyard and is full of quirky charm and interesting art...

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

7 nights from £346

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sun

7 nights from £348

1 bedroom cottage near the beach in The Lizard, West Cornwall.


Located on the edge of Lizard village within walking distance of the sea, a selection of pubs, restaurants, cafes and shops, this small but perfectly formed studio attached to Bric...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sun

7 nights from £348

View
  • 10% off

    21 Dec 2018 - 28 Dec 2018

    £459.00 £413.10

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £348

1 bedroom self catering cottage in Helston, West Cornwall.


Tucked away from view behind the Owners’ Georgian home, The Garden Lodge is a welcoming retreat on the edge of Helston making it the perfect base for exploring this unspoilt area o...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £348

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £349 *

2 bedroom, dog friendly house with a pool near Perranporth, Cornwall


Nanteague House is semi-detached with its own south-facing sun-trap patio to the front, the perfect place for evening drinks as it overlooks the central courtyard and heated swimmi...

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £349 *

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £349

1 bedroom, rural self catering cottage near St Ives, West Cornwall.


Simply gorgeous, this beautifully appointed 18th Century former cart house is an absolute gem. Set close to moorlands and just four miles from the renowned Gurnards Head, you are a...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £349

View
  • 20% off

    21 Dec 2018 - 28 Dec 2018

    £569.62 £456.00

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

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

7 nights from £349 *

Glamping pod with sea views near Penzance, West Cornwall.


Scenic Bay is a dream, set in a spacious meadow with a stunning view to match its name. This pretty pod is beautifully finished and kitted out for all of your holiday needs. There ...

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

7 nights from £349 *

View
  • 20% off

    21 Dec 2018 - 28 Dec 2018

    £637.05 £509.60

  • 20% off

    28 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019

    £637.05 £509.60

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

7 nights from £349 *

Glamping pod with sea views near Penzance, West Cornwall.


This beautifully situated pod has outstanding 180 degree views across Mounts Bay, running from the Lizard peninsula in the east, with majestic St Michael's Mount in the middle to M...

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

7 nights from £349 *

View
  • 20% off

    28 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019

    £637.05 £509.60

Loading more