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 385 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 385 self-catering cottages in Cornwall available for a Short Break

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £439

Swallows Rest

5032

1 bedroom self catering cottage near Newlyn, West Cornwall.


Whisk your favourite person away and head to the glorious Cornish countryside for a rather dreamy retreat at Swallows Rest. An oh so wonderful escape for two, Swallows Rest could b...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £439

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

7 nights from £585

Forever Dreaming

5013

3 bedroom apartment near the beach in Falmouth, South Cornwall.


Set in the heart of Falmouth with a vibrant, contemporary finish and period features making Forever Dreaming the ultimate relaxation pad. Forever Dreaming is the perfect place ...

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

7 nights from £585

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

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £390

Poldhu

4976

1 bed shepherds hut with decking area, near Penzance


Enclosed by lush greenery and tropical foliage, you will discover Poldhu; a charming shepherd's hut perfect for those looking to escape the city and immerse themselves in nature. T...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £390

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £490

Porth Chapel Cabin

4973

1 bedroom cabin near Penzance, West Cornwall.


Far West Cornwall is renowned for its glorious golden sandy beaches, hidden coves and idyllic countryside, stretching as far as the eye can see. Porth Chapel Cabin is an enchanting...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £490

  • Sleeps 8
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1308 *

Pedn Lodge

5007

4 bedroom holiday cottage with sea views in St Mawes, South Cornwall.


St Mawes on the Roseland peninsula is a magical place for a holiday and Pedn Lodge is a stunning contemporary holiday abode offering luxury living for families or friends looking f...

  • Sleeps 8
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1308 *

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £826

Meadowvine

4984

3 bedroom holiday cottage near the sea near Falmouth, South Cornwall.


Quietly hidden away in the old market town of Penryn you will find a modern and luxurious three bed townhouse, which makes for a perfect home-from-home. This well-equipped and beau...

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £826

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

From £90 per night

Pippin

4997

1 bedroom shepherds hut with sea views near Falmouth, South Cornwall.


A truly romantic getaway tucked in the corner of a luscious meadow with exclusive sea views; this fabulous shepherd's hut really is the ultimate destination. Nestled in the beau...

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

From £90 per night

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

7 nights from £897 *

The Moohey

5002

4 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views near Looe, Cornwall.


For those searching for a tranquil escape to the countryside, with pretty coastal villages, sparkling waters and stretches of sand within easy reach, let us introduce you to The Mo...

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

7 nights from £897 *

Arrive at your handpicked holiday home safe in the knowledge it’s been fully inspected.

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £762 *

Carwin

4975

5 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views near Looe, Cornwall.


Come and live the beach life at Carwin. This modern three-storey property in the village of Seaton is just over 300 yards from the warm sands and crisp waters of the village's loca...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £762 *

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

7 nights from £658

Ashwood

4957

2 bedroom self catering cottage near Falmouth, West Cornwall.


Imagine a spot where you can truly relax, listening to the trickling steam in the woods and twittering songbirds in this tranquil location. This charming bungalow provides very com...

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

7 nights from £658

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