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 98 school summer holiday cottages in Cornwall

  • Sleeps 4
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £544

2 bedroom dog firendly holiday cottage near the beach near St Just, West Cornwall.


St Just is a hive of activity, great pubs, walks, galleries and cafes. Formerly an old market barn and recently used by the British Legion, Poppy Cottage has been lovingly converte...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £544

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

7 nights from £498

1 bedroom, dog friendly studio near the beach in Perranporth.


Picture-perfect and petite, this delightfully bijou bolthole for two is set in the picturesque hamlet of Bolingey. All on one level, this small but perfectly formed studio apartmen...

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

7 nights from £498

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

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £559

1 bedroom self catering cottage near Boscastle, North Cornwall.


Immerse yourself in the magic that awaits you at Moonshine. Set amidst an oasis of glorious gardens, lakes, and woodlands with stunning valley views across open countryside, you wi...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £559

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

7 nights from £543

2 bedroom holiday cottage near the sea in Boscastle, North Cornwall.


A warm welcome awaits you at this delightful cottage located in the picturesque village of Boscastle. Dating back to the 16th Century and once part of The Boscastle Inn, Kiddlewink...

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

7 nights from £543

  • Sleeps 8 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £1125

4 bedroom holiday cottage near the sea in Boscastle, North Cornwall.


Hidden amongst leafy trees at the top of the picturesque village of Boscastle, Cherry Moon is a secret treasure. A detached, well-equipped home-from-home, it is very spacious and t...

  • Sleeps 8 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £1125

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sun

7 nights from £2495

3 bedroom self catering cottage near Bodmin, North Cornwall.


If you are looking for that little bit of luxury for family and friends to gather in the most idyllic of settings, then look no further than Lavethan Mill House - it really is a ve...

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sun

7 nights from £2495

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

7 nights from £2207

3 bedroom, dog friendly apartment with sea views in Mullion.


Open the balcony doors, breathe in the fresh sea air and just stop to admire your stunning view down to Mullion Cove and beyond. This first floor apartment has been caringly design...

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

7 nights from £2207

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £587

Bespoke cabin near St Neot, Cornwall.


Let us invite you to take a pew on the porch swing, gently rocking backwards and forwards as you escape from the stresses and strains of everyday life, listening to the sounds of t...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £587

We’re here to help you find your perfect place to stay 7 days a week.

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £435

2 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the sea in Tintagel, Cornwall.


Treat yourself to a well-deserved break that promises to be full of coastal delights, mythical legend and truly spectacular scenery at Molehill Cottage. Set just off the main road ...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £435

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

7 nights from £508

1 bedroom, rural self catering cottage near Bude, North Cornwall.


Whether you’re a walker, a lover of nature and the coast or you simply want to unwind and spend time together then look no further than Meadow Barn. Nestled in the heart of the cou...

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

7 nights from £508

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