Short breaks in Cornwall

Cornwall is perfect for that long-awaited weekend break or mid-week breather. With everything from lush countryside to beautiful coastal scenes, there is plenty for you to fall in love with. Whether you’re looking for a seaside cottage or a cosy country retreat, our luxury self-catering Cornish cottages will provide you with the perfect little getaway.Read more

We even have a number of beautiful baby-friendly and dog-friendly cottages, so you can celebrate with the whole family and enjoy some down time. Start planning your Cornwall short break today.

Spring and Autumn Breaks in Cornwall

Spring and Autumn in Cornwall provide the benefits of a mild climate alongside a peaceful pace as summer crowds fade away. Step into obscurity and spend three or four days surrounded by unparalleled natural beauty.

Summer Short Breaks

Summer in Cornwall is blue skies, a warm sun, a gentle sea breeze whispering across your skin and the stuff that dreams are made of.

Christmas in Cornwall

Why not turn your Christmas into the memory of a lifetime by booking a short break in Cornwall. We have a number of beautiful cottages that will leave you totally enchanted at this festive time of year.

New Year Breaks in Cornwall

With celebrations taking place all over Cornwall, you’ll only ever be a stone’s throw away from great times and wonderful memories.

Winter Breaks in Cornwall

With its warm oceanic climate, winters in Cornwall are some of the warmest in the country. Summer crowds have disappeared and wanderers are often treated to entire stretches of coast path and beaches to themselves. Dog restrictions have also been lifted off many beaches, so you can bring your four-legged friend along too.

We have 374 holiday cottages only a short drive away, for a much needed short break in Cornwall. That well-deserved time off will finally be yours.

We have 374 self-catering cottages in Cornwall available for a Short Break

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

7 nights from £478

Little Stables

4792

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


A mere hop, skip and a jump to the beach you'll find this gem of cottage waiting to welcome you. Nestled in the heart of Kingsand, an utterly charming village set right on the coas...

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

7 nights from £478

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £585

Bower Barn

4800

1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach in St Agnes, Cornwall.


Whisk you and your loved one off to this perfect little hideaway for two. Nestled in the countryside in laid-back, picture perfect St Agnes, Bower Barn is an idyllic retreat where ...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £585

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

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

7 nights from £1444

St Morwenna

4793

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


Oh my what a wonderful house this is! Waiting to welcome eight lucky guests, this super stylish retreat offers peace and tranquility and an escape away from it all feel, yet is onl...

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

7 nights from £1444

  • Sleeps 3
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £518

Crab Pot Cottage

4794

2 bedroom self catering cottage in Newlyn, West Cornwall.


Tucked away in the heart of the picturesque and historical fishing village of Newlyn is this cute little retreat - a lovingly restored cottage perfect for small families or couples...

  • Sleeps 3
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £518

  • Sleeps 3
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £612 *

Trepen

4779

2 bedroom holiday cottage near the beach in Mousehole, West Cornwall.


Located in the heart of this charming quintessential Cornish seaside village, Trepen is a super-special hideaway which has been lovingly restored by the local family who have owned...

  • Sleeps 3
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £612 *

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

7 nights from £421

Little Downderry Barn

4796

1 bedroom self catering cottage near Mevagissey, South Cornwall.


Follow the leafy green lanes that lead to Little Downderry Barn, a rural location with spectacular far-reaching views over the surrounding countryside just outside the village of C...

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

7 nights from £421

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

7 nights from £520

The Old Sunday School

4790

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


Beautifully restored The Old Sunday School is a gorgeous holiday home with bags of character and oodles of space for everyone. Situated in the heart of the pretty village of Tregon...

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

7 nights from £520

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

7 nights from £390

The Cart House

4764

1 bedroom cottage near the beach near St Mawes, South Cornwall.


A cute romantic bolthole for two, The Cart House is perfectly positioned in Veryan, described as the loveliest inland village in Cornwall. As soon as you arrive in the area and dri...

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

7 nights from £390

Our guests rate us 4.8/5 on Feefo, the independent review site.

  • Sleeps 11 + 4 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £2499

Moss Farmhouse

4776

5 bedroom, dog friendly holiday home near Bodmin, North Cornwall.


Wow! How do we even begin to describe the magic of Moss Farmhouse? This very special, impeccably styled home is absolutely perfect for gathering family and friends together for a t...

  • Sleeps 11 + 4 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £2499

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £522

The Old Gallery

4705

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


Tucked away in the heart of Mousehole, this oh-so-lovely little treasure is definitely one for the romantics, The Old Gallery is a simply gorgeous one bedroom cottage which has bee...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £522

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