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 460 school summer holiday cottages in Cornwall

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £699

Lady Oakley

5038

Horsebox near St Ives, West Cornwall.


Unforgettable adventures await at Lady Oakley, a beautifully crafted horsebox hidden away in a rather special spot in the tranquil Cornish countryside. Perfect for a romantic weeke...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £699

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

7 nights from £1127 *

The Old Smokehouse

5001

3 bedroom cottage with sea views in Charlestown, South Cornwall.


Oh my what a wonderful place this is for an escape to the magical harbourside village of Charlestown, nestled on Cornwall's captivating south coast. Set in the heart of the vill...

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

7 nights from £1127 *

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

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £800

The Long Barn

5017

2 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near St Mawes, South Cornwall.


With its charming beamed ceilings and gorgeous stone flag flooring, The Long Barn is the ideal home-from-home as you discover the secret joys of the Roseland's unspoilt Heritage Co...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £800

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £668

The Granary

5033

1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near St Mawes, South Cornwall.


The Granary is a delightful Roseland retreat, perfect for those looking for a cosy escape to the seaside. Full of homely touches, this converted barn is great for relaxing solo bre...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £668

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

7 nights from £797

Castle Cottage

5018

3 bedroom self catering cottage near St Mawes, South Cornwall.


Ruan Lanihorne is an idyllic hamlet nestled in the gorgeous, secluded countryside of the Roseland peninsula, yet just a short drive away from the delightful seaside villages of St ...

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

7 nights from £797

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

7 nights from £609

Kernow River View

5046

2 bedroom holiday cottage with sea views in Saltash, South Cornwall.


Perfectly situated on the border between Cornwall and Devon and with unsurpassed south-facing views towards the river Tamar, Kernow River View is a delightful holiday abode, ideal ...

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

7 nights from £609

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

7 nights from £1466

Greycott

5030

4 bedroom holiday cottage near the beach in Crantock, North Cornwall.


If you're craving the golden sand and turquoise waters of Cornwall, and a gorgeous cottage to return to at the end of the day, then look no further than Greycott. An oh so beautifu...

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

7 nights from £1466

  • Sleeps 3
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £615

Bal Maiden's Cottage

5045

2 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach in St Just, Cornwall.


Situated in a row of pretty Cornish granite cottages, Bal Maiden's Cottage can be found deep in the heart of far west Cornwall in the hamlet of Trewellard. Just a short journey awa...

  • Sleeps 3
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £615

Each and every one of our cottages is fully equipped with everything you’ll need on holiday.

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

7 nights from £1166

Dannett Farmhouse

4962

4 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Looe, South Cornwall.


Dannett Farmhouse is quite simply charming! Approached along leafy lanes in an idyllic countryside setting, with far reaching views of rolling fields and pastures, this semi-detach...

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

7 nights from £1166

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £620

Beryas Cottage

4970

2 bedroom self catering cottage near Penzance, West Cornwall.


Welcome to Beryas Cottage, a very sweet escape nestled in an idyllic village location in magical west Cornwall. If you're in search of incredible Cornish adventures you'll remember...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £620

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