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 496 available cottages and let your mind run wild, a dream getaway is just around the corner.

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 496 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 496 cottages in Cornwall for October

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near Port Isaac, North Cornwall.


Immaculately transformed into a stylish retreat, this detached former flour mill, just three miles from Port Isaac, is approached down a lane in a private wooded valley on the beau...

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

Price per week £587 - £824

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views in Mevagissey.


Perched high above sandy Portmellon cove, the views from this modern, single-storey detached property are stunning. Large picture windows in the spacious open plan living-room let ...

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

Price per week £596 - £838

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

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


There are superb views over Falmouth harbour from this lovely family house, perfect for watching the yachts, dinghies, cruise liners and naval ships out on the water and coming and...

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

Price per week £608 - £853

3 bedroom holiday cottage near the beach in St Mawes, South Cornwall.


This stylishly converted seaside cottage, decorated throughout in natural Farrow & Ball colours, sleeps six. Arranged over three floors, with sea views from the top floor, Cutty Sa...

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

Price per week £612 - £816

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the sea near St Mawes, Cornwall.


This lovingly updated 18th Century cottage is found in the picturesque village of St Just-in-Roseland, only a couple of miles from the beaches and sailing waters of St Mawes on the...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £612 - £859

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


Nanpusker Pump House is a mellow-stoned, delightful family home set in a secluded wooded valley just minutes by car from Hayle’s gloriously long, sandy beaches. Formerly supplying ...

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

Price per week £626 - £878

3 bedroom holiday cottage near the beach in Fowey, South Cornwall.


Whistlefish is a beautifully appointed cottage just minutes from Fowey's bustling harbour and narrow streets, where an eclectic mix of shops, galleries, local bakeries and award-wi...

  • Sleeps 6
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £642 - £911

3 bedroom cottage near the beach near Newquay, North Cornwall.


Crantock beach is a long expanse of golden sand backed by sheltering dunes, ideal for sandcastles and surfing. Picture-perfect Crantock village is a friendly place with ancient cot...

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

Price per week £680 - £956

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

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views near Falmouth.


"There are backwater places all hidden from view", a line from the famous song ‘Messing about on the river’ that could easily have been written about Helford House. Located on one ...

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

Price per week £728 - £1021

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


Nestled in a wooded valley, and just over a mile from the stunning scenery of the Helford River, this former water powered corn mill is bordered by the Durra stream and the cottage...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £736 - £1016

20% off for parties up to 2 + cot between 3 Nov and 15 Dec 2018. Bedroom 3 is excluded at the discounted rate.

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