Cottages in Cornwall for the Summer Holidays

Take the family to Cornwall for the summer holidays and stay in a beautiful family-friendly cottage. With a well-deserved break from work, school and the rhythm of everyday life, summer holidays are the perfect opportunity to catch up and spend quality time together. From country to coast, revel in Cornwall's glorious-ness this summer and stay in a private self-catering retreat. Read more

With the summer holidays in reach, it's time to get into the holiday spirit and book yourself a self-catering retreat in Cornwall. Pack the sun cream, don the shorts and get ready for some tough decisions: short crust or flaky pastry? Classic vanilla ice cream or exotic salted caramel? Wetsuit or swimming costume? Well, swimming costume, obviously. 

When summer arrives in Cornwall, it is a county truly unlike any other. With crystal clear waters lapping golden sands, lush woodland overhanging meandering rivers and countryside dotted with an array of brightly coloured flowers and plants, every second is one to be enjoyed. And the cherry on the cake? When you've had your fill of exploring, you can return to your very own slice of heaven in a summer holiday cottage just for you. 

Summer Holiday Cottages in Cornwall 

At Classic Cottages we understand how important your accommodation is in making or breaking your holiday experience. That's why we handpick all of our properties, personally inspecting each one so that exacting standards are met. From start to finish we want your holiday to be as easy and relaxed as possible, and will provide you with help and support every step of the way. All you need to do? Pick your favourite cottage and embrace the holiday of a lifetime in Cornwall. 

Choose from 487 school summer holiday cottages in Cornwall

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

7 nights from £1010

Homeleigh

4409

3 bedroom self catering cottage near Perranporth, North Cornwall.


You've ambled your way through the leafy lanes and lush green Cornish countryside, passed through 'lost in time' traditional villages along the way, ooh-ed and ahh-ed at the vibran...

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

7 nights from £1010

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £584

Woon Summer

4553

2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near St Ives, West Cornwall.


Nestled on the outskirts of the pretty Cornish village of Nancledra, this gorgeous bespoke barn is the ideal 'get away from it all' destination. Woon Summer (Cornish for Summer Dwe...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £584

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

  • Sleeps 4
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1209

Tresahor Lodge

4551

Lodge in unique and tranquil setting near Falmouth, South Cornwall.


Nestled in the most unique, tranquil and breathtakingly beautiful setting (in an old quarry, no less!), Tresahor Lodge is the perfect getaway for couples and families alike, within...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1209

  • Sleeps 10 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £2250

Cormorant

4549

5 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views near Whitsand Bay.


Wow - what a house, what a setting, what a view!!! Looking for the ultimate excuse to gather family and friends for the perfect seaside escape? Then head down to Cormorant - it is ...

  • Sleeps 10 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £2250

  • Sleeps 7 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £1643

Chynhalls Farm House

4502

4 bedroom thatched, dog friendly cottage with sea views in Coverack.


A divine luxury, thatched cottage set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty on Coverack Headland, this is a charmingly chic and elegantly furnished, classic Cornish cottage. Sit...

  • Sleeps 7 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £1643

  • Sleeps 10 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £3213

Roskorwell Manor

4543

5 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach in Porthallow.


Located in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, half a mile from the beach at Porthallow, Roskorwell Manor is a classic, detached period farmhouse. Reached through leafy Cornish ...

  • Sleeps 10 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £3213

  • Sleeps 8 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1032

The Hollies

4546

4 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the sea near Port Isaac.


Located close to the wonderfully rugged Atlantic coastline famous for its pretty coastal villages, stunning beaches and Atlantic rollers, this heart-warming retreat is ideal for th...

  • Sleeps 8 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1032

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

7 nights from £909

Pheasant Cottage

4530

2 bedroom self catering cottage near Helford, West Cornwall.


Nestled in the heart of the Lizard peninsula this boutique farm cottage offers luxurious living, perfect for couples and families alike – complete with a hot tub. From the moment y...

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

7 nights from £909

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

7 nights from £1742

Bayview

4519

4 bedroom holiday cottage with sea views near Fowey, South Cornwall.


With breathtaking views that stretch out towards the shimmering waters of St Austell Bay, this charming cottage really does live up to its name. Set in an Area of Outstanding Natur...

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

7 nights from £1742

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

7 nights from £865

Sea View

4526

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


Set in an enviable position in the centre of the village, Sea View boasts the most incredible views over Gerrans Bay with its sandy beaches, pretty harbour, and Gull Rock and Nare ...

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

7 nights from £865

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