Short breaks in Cornwall

Cornwall can provide the ultimate holiday when you just need to get away, with a cottage for a short break.Read more

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. 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 510 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 510 self-catering cottages in Cornwall available for a Short Break

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

7 nights from £400

1 bedroom, dog friendly apartment with sea views in Penzance.


Tiddily Prom has unsurpassed sea views across Mount’s Bay as far as the Lizard peninsula. Elegant and spacious, this light and airy apartment has an open plan living area and a lar...

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

7 nights from £400

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £405

1 bedroom self catering cottage near Boscastle, North Cornwall.


Looking for a luxurious hideaway to escape the hectic pace of life, then follow the country lanes through north Cornwall to the peaceful rural hamlet of Trelash and discover this p...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £405

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sun

7 nights from £405

1 bedroom holiday cottage with sea views in Cadgwith, West Cornwall.


This cosy little cottage is literally on the edge of Cadgwith’s shoreline, perched a few steps above the beach looking straight out to sea. Many hours can be whiled away watching t...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sun

7 nights from £405

  • Sleeps 7 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £406 *

4 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Padstow, North Cornwall.


Close to the delights of Padstow, the Camel Trail and the glorious beaches of north Cornwall, Hooter’s Rest is a real find. Totally separate from the Owners’ home and two other cot...

  • Sleeps 7 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £406 *

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £406 *

3 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage in St Agnes, North Cornwall.


Paddy's Place (named after the Owner's Labrador) is a cosy Cornish Cottage on the outskirts of coastal St Agnes .This beautifully restored Cornish cottage is in a wonderful spot fr...

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £406 *

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £406

1 bedroom cottage with sea views near Marazion, West Cornwall.


The Garden Cottage is a gorgeous, stylish, contemporary state-of-the-art house set within the grounds of the Owners' home on the outskirts of the Bone Valley and the moorlands of w...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £406

We are Gold accredited with the Green Tourism Business Scheme.

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £407

1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the sea near St Ives, Cornwall.


A perfect retreat for you and your pooches, set close to the renowned Gurnards Head pub and restaurant and a small working dairy farm, Little Gurnards will delight walkers and food...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £407

View
  • 20% off

    14 Dec 2018 - 21 Dec 2018

    £706.60 £565.60

  • 20% off

    21 Dec 2018 - 28 Dec 2018

    £706.60 £565.60

  • 20% off

    28 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019

    £706.60 £565.60

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

7 nights from £410 *

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


Mousehole needs no introduction; this harbourside town is extremely popular with its array of galleries, restaurants and a safe family-friendly beach. Hillside is set up the hill f...

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

7 nights from £410 *

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

7 nights from £413

1 bedroom, cottage with a hot tub near the sea, St Ives, West Cornwall.


Relax in a super-duper Cornish spa hydrotherapy hot tub (run completely by renewable energy) on a raised private terrace close to Nancy's House. Set in the heart of a bio diverse f...

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

7 nights from £413

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

7 nights from £413

1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach in Portscatho.


The Beach House is in a truly exceptional location just above safe sandy Porthcurnick Beach. The living-room has French doors that lead out to the patio and garden, with spectacula...

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

7 nights from £413

Loading more