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 509 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 509 self-catering cottages in Cornwall available for a Short Break

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £500 *

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


With a wonderful heated swimming pool and sauna – indoor, but retractable walls and roof enable it to be open-air in hot weather – and minutes from sandy beaches and National Trust...

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £500 *

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  • 20% off

    14 Dec 2018 - 21 Dec 2018

    £1226.40 £980.80

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £502

2 bedroom, rural cottage near the sea near Mawgan Porth, Cornwall.


Grab your body-boards and wetsuits, walking boots and binoculars, buckets and spades and head off to Skiber-an-Fenten for a holiday that promises to be packed full of coastal caper...

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £502

  • Sleeps 8
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £503 *

4 bedroom, rural cottage near the beach in Port Isaac, Cornwall.


Want the best of both worlds, then look no further than Trefreock Barn. The beautiful rural setting, shared only with a handful of near neighbours, will ensure you totally unwind a...

  • Sleeps 8
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £503 *

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

7 nights from £504

2 bedroom, rural cottage with sea views in Penzance, West Cornwall.


With distant sea views to Mount's Bay from this gorgeous and contemporary single-storey rural retreat, you will find a stay here hard to resist! Light and warm and decorated wit...

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

7 nights from £504

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

7 nights from £507

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


Wonderful panoramic views over Falmouth harbour towards the Roseland peninsula can be enjoyed from every room of this single-storey bungalow, and from the spacious terrace which ru...

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

7 nights from £507

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

7 nights from £517 *

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


Located in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with the lovely beach at Kennack Sands just round the corner, this traditional stone cottage makes for a perfect holiday getaway fo...

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

7 nights from £517 *

Readymade beds and fluffy towels; this simple but appreciated welcome is standard with us.

  • Sleeps 4
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £526

2 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views near Kingsand.


A secluded gem tucked into the edge of the cliffs, known as Freathy, and invisible until you get to its parking space, Gulls Roost boasts panoramic views of the spectacular coastli...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £526

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

7 nights from £527

2 bedroom, cottage with sea views, hot tub and pool in Sennen


Definitely the first (or last) hot tub and outdoor swimming pool in the country! This immaculate retreat is all on one level making it perfect for guests of all ages. Your own hot ...

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

7 nights from £527

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  • 15% off

    14 Dec 2018 - 21 Dec 2018

    £1033.68 £878.90

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £528 *

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 £528 *

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

7 nights from £528 *

4 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with hot tub near Lostwithiel, North Cornwall.


Tucked away down a little lane affording the most gorgeous views stretching out across open countryside to the wooded hillsides of the Glynn Valley beyond, you will unwind and rela...

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

7 nights from £528 *

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