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 488 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 488 self-catering cottages in Cornwall available for a Short Break

  • Sleeps 6
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £496 *

3 bedroom holiday cottage near the beach in Fowey, South Cornwall.


Whistlefish is a beautifully appointed cottage just minutes from Fowey's bustling harbour and narrow streets, where an eclectic mix of shops, galleries, local bakeries and award-wi...

  • Sleeps 6
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £496 *

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  • 20% off

    20 Apr 2019 - 27 Apr 2019

    £750.05 £600.00

  • 20% off

    27 Apr 2019 - 4 May 2019

    £564.08 £451.20

  • 20% off

    11 May 2019 - 18 May 2019

    £768.56 £615.20

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

7 nights from £498 *

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


Set down a country lane this luxurious reversed level, detached barn conversion offers contemporary, spacious accommodation in a tranquil setting just a short drive from St Ives an...

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

7 nights from £498 *

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

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £499

1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views in Mousehole.


Mousehole harbour is a stroll down the hill, there is a hot tub for your private use and a double kayak is provided for guests too. Beechwood has it all, whether you are looking fo...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £499

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £499

1 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Marazion, West Cornwall.


Take one beautifully-converted granite barn, sprinkle with quirky flourishes then add wall-to-wall comfort. This is the recipe for success at Smugglers Lane where the living is eas...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £499

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £499 *

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach in Flushing, Cornwall.


A beautifully styled terraced house in the pretty village of Flushing, this is the ideal place for a fabulous holiday. There is plenty of space for everyone to enjoy time together ...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £499 *

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  • 20% off

    20 Apr 2019 - 27 Apr 2019

    £736.68 £589.34

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £501 *

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near Port Isaac, Cornwall.


Set down a country lane only a few minutes’ drive from Port Isaac on the north coast of Cornwall, Daydream Cottage is just perfection. Beautifully furnished and presented to a high...

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £501 *

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  • 10% off

    6 May 2019 - 10 May 2019

    £570.00 £513.00

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Mon

7 nights from £502

3 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Marazion, West Cornwall.


The Packing House has everything that you could possibly want, and more! Just a stroll from the pub, a short drive to the beach and with amazing walks on your doorstep, this spacio...

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Mon

7 nights from £502

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  • 20% off

    22 Apr 2019 - 29 Apr 2019

    £667.87 £534.30

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

7 nights from £504

2 bedroom holiday cottage with sea views in Falmouth, South Cornwall.


Fabulous uninterrupted views are showcased from this lovely Victorian cottage tucked away in the heart of Falmouth. The windows on the first floor perfectly frame the ever-changing...

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

7 nights from £504

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  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £504

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach near Marazion.


Montaza is a Grade II Listed, 18th Century detached cottage set in the heart of the bustling village of Goldsithney. With its warming red Aga in the kitchen (the main cooking ap...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £504

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  • 20% off

    20 Apr 2019 - 27 Apr 2019

    £630.02 £504.02

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

7 nights from £504 *

2 bedroom apartment with sea views in St Mawes, South Cornwall.


Set in an enviable position in the centre of the glamorous waterside village of St Mawes this gorgeous second floor apartment boasts the most incredible sea views over the harbour ...

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

7 nights from £504 *

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