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 646 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 646 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 646 cottages in Cornwall for October

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £662

4 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Bude, North Cornwall.


Hidden away in the peaceful rural hamlet of Eastcott, within striking distance of the north Cornish coast and the Devon and Cornwall border, charming Eastcott Cottage is the finest...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £662

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £697

4 bedroom, rural cottage with sea views near Marazion, West Cornwall.


How many properties can boast views of St Michael’s Mount and the shimmering Atlantic Ocean in the distance? Sitting high above fields that meander down to Marazion, and adjacent t...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £697

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £698

4 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Falmouth, South Cornwall.


Set in a large tree-lined garden in a tranquil countryside location, Higher Carnon Farmhouse offers peace, seclusion and privacy. This lovely old house is just five miles from Falm...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £698

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £699

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


This charming Victorian semi-detached house, with wonderful views of Gerrans Bay, has been tastefully restored throughout to provide excellent holiday accommodation. In a quiet par...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £699

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

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sun

7 nights from £720

3 bedroom self catering cottage near Falmouth, West Cornwall.


This fabulous retreat is located in the grounds of the four star Budock Vean Hotel and is named after the romantic novel by Daphne Du Maurier. With stunning views across the 9 hole...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sun

7 nights from £720

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £743

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


This perfect setting has lovely views across open countryside from the terrace and south-facing sun-room, as well as all the comforts that go with a Classic Cottage. Completely ren...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £743

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £749

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


Uplands is a very spacious dormer bungalow set in large mature gardens with superb views over St Mawes harbour. Situated in a quiet location, the property provides comfortable acco...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £749

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £764

4 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the sea in Penzance, Cornwall.


Step back to an era of grandeur! Nancealverne House is a Grade II Listed (starred) manor set within 14 acres of parkland with a lake and rowing boat. The accommodation (sleeping ei...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £764

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £768

4 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Port Isaac, North Cornwall.


Poldue is a stunning detached house set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty at the foothills of Rough Tor, close to the Camel Trail and the spectacular north Cornish coast. Ap...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £768

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £790

4 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach near Gerrans.


Once a village chapel, Sunday House East is a gorgeous property converted from part of the original building and set in the centre of the village of Gerrans, just a short walk from...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £790

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