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 433 school summer holiday cottages in Cornwall

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

7 nights from £669

The Creamery

4571

1 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Truro, South Cornwall.


Picture-perfect and petite, this delightful bijou bolthole for two is the perfect luxury hideaway for lovebirds looking for romance. Set in a dreamy location down a quiet lane, thi...

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

7 nights from £669

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £853

Parc an Nance Barn

4569

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near Porthleven, West Cornwall.


Parc an Nance Barn is a tucked away chocolate box delight. This dreamy, detached barn is located next to the local village school, and with views of the church and a pub just minut...

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £853

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

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £746

Springtide

4587

1 bedroom holiday cottage near the beach in Marazion, West Cornwall.


Nestled in the heart of Marazion, Spring Tide is a gorgeous, intimate love nest for two with the glorious beaches, plentiful restaurants and variety of shops right on your doorstep...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £746

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

7 nights from £1482

Birchenhayes

4562

4 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near Callington, South Cornwall.


Looking for the ultimate escape to the country, surrounded by open farmland and historic woodlands and the chance to immerse yourself in nature, then look no further than Birchenha...

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

7 nights from £1482

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

7 nights from £1174

The Dairy

4567

3 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage near Bude, North Devon.


The Dairy is a truly fabulous, reverse level barn that has been styled with a luxurious contemporary feel that exudes calm and relaxation throughout each room, you will instantly f...

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

7 nights from £1174

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

7 nights from £685

Jackdaw Cottage

4565

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


Steeped in history and nestled within the historic Heritage Coast, Jackdaw Cottage is located on a quiet country lane close to the north Cornish coast within the parish of St Agnes...

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

7 nights from £685

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

7 nights from £402

Little Trefenten

4568

1 bedroom, dog friendly apartment near Callington, South Cornwall.


Tucked away along a country lane in a truly beautiful part of Cornwall, this rural idyll is the perfect escape to get away from it all. Set amidst two acres of leafy woodland with ...

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

7 nights from £402

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

7 nights from £517 *

Railway Cottage

4560

2 bedroom self catering cottage in Launceston, North Cornwall.


Railway Cottage offers a truly unique experience. Positioned at the end of the platform you can almost teleport yourself back to an era long forgotten and if you listen hard enough...

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

7 nights from £517 *

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  • Sleeps 4
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £834

North Beer Cottage

4545

2 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near Launceston, North Cornwall.


Tucked away down leafy lanes where time slows down a notch or two, this glorious dog-friendly retreat is perfect for escaping the everyday and exploring this special and unspoilt p...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £834

  • 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

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