Cottages in Cornwall for the School Summer Holidays

Take the family to Cornwall for the school 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 school summer holidays in reach, it's time to get into the holiday spirit and book yourself a self-catering retreat in Cornwall. Whether you would like a family getaway with the kids, group holiday with all the family or a catch up with friends, our cottages provide an idyllic base from which to explore all that Cornwall has to offer. 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. 

School 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 488 school summer holiday cottages in Cornwall

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

7 nights from £658

2 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Boscastle, North Cornwall.


Nestling within its own enclosed private grounds in the secluded hamlet of Treworld and offering an abundance of peace and quiet, this charming detached barn conversion will take y...

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

7 nights from £658

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £660

2 bedroom, dog friendly apartment with sea views in Coverack.


The perfect vantage point from which to gaze out over the dramatic Cornish coastline and absorb the constantly changing moods and colour of the sea. This recently refurbished top f...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £660

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  • 10% off

    12 Apr 2019 - 19 Apr 2019

    £552.95 £497.70

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

7 nights from £662

2 bedroom, rural self catering cottage near St Agnes, North Cornwall.


With sweeping countryside views, detached Winnie's Cottage lies down a quarter-mile long unmade farm track, overlooking pastures and the countryside beyond. Apart from Honeysuck...

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

7 nights from £662

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    29 Mar 2019 - 5 Apr 2019

    £472.62 £378.10

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

7 nights from £662

2 bedroom, rural cottage near the sea near Portreath, North Cornwall.


A tranquil location, pretty countryside, great beaches and a warm welcome are waiting for you when you stay at Wingfield Cottage. Cleverly designed and using the natural beauty of ...

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

7 nights from £662

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £663

Luxury glamping, sleeping 4, dog friendly near the beach near Mullion


Like the idea of luxury camping but not too sure about sleeping under canvas? Well look no further for the perfect solution – a tin tent! Rusty the Tin Tent, as featured on Channel...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £663

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

7 nights from £664

2 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near St Ives, West Cornwall.


This sensitively converted reverse-level barn is set in beautiful countryside, a short drive from St Ives and the north coast's glorious sandy beaches. This detached property s...

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

7 nights from £664

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  • 20% off

    29 Mar 2019 - 5 Apr 2019

    £474.05 £379.20

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    5 Apr 2019 - 12 Apr 2019

    £568.86 £455.20

  • 20% off

    19 Apr 2019 - 26 Apr 2019

    £534.47 £427.20

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

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £664

2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Falmouth, West Cornwall.


If peace and quiet is what you are looking for, this is the perfect cottage for your holiday. This tranquil spot is on the edge of the village of Frogpool and has views over the ow...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £664

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  • 20% off

    5 Apr 2019 - 12 Apr 2019

    £445.06 £356.05

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

7 nights from £665

3 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near St Agnes, North Cornwall.


Just a few minutes' drive from the renowned surfing beaches of Porthtowan and Perranporth, Honeysuckle Cottage is a perfect base for exploring this dramatically beautiful part of C...

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

7 nights from £665

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

7 nights from £667

2 bedroom holiday cottage with sea views in Polzeath, North Cornwall.


A beach hut by the sea is exactly what Krowji is, and what a beach! Polzeath has it all; surfing, acres of sand, cowrie shell hunting, trendy shops, a plethora of restaurants a...

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

7 nights from £667

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

7 nights from £667

2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage in Portreath, North Cornwall.


Chy Lowen is a perfect combination of traditional Cornish cottage charm, contemporary comfort and stylish living with a welcoming and relaxing feel throughout – a real home-from-ho...

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

7 nights from £667

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