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 487 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 487 self-catering cottages in Cornwall available for a Short Break

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

7 nights from £577 *

4 bedroom, dog-friendly holiday cottage near Bude, North Cornwall.


Aldercombe Barn is a terrific family and dog friendly holiday home, only a short drive from the excellent beaches of Bude and Widemouth Bay. Situated at the heart of the working fa...

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

7 nights from £577 *

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

7 nights from £578

3 bedroom cottage near the beach and Mousehole, West Cornwall.


Newlyn has everything that you will need on your adventure in the far west of Cornwall. Leave your cars and stroll into the village along the footpath; it will only take you and yo...

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

7 nights from £578

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

7 nights from £578

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


This upside down, contemporary abode is set in the heart of Marazion, set back from the road and a short walk to the glorious safe, sandy beach and St Michael's Mount. Park your ca...

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

7 nights from £578

  • Sleeps 8 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £585

4 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Looe, South Cornwall.


Part of a very large traditional country house, Butterwell House is the perfect place for family gatherings, celebrations and out-of-season escapes. There are seaside towns and pic...

  • Sleeps 8 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £585

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

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

7 nights from £587

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views in Padstow, Cornwall.


From the minute you arrive at Treretherne Barn you will be mesmerised by the truly stunning panoramic views of the Camel Estuary and rolling countryside. Located at the end of an u...

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

7 nights from £587

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

7 nights from £587

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views in St Mawes, Cornwall.


Set at the end of a quiet lane in the heart of St Mawes, with wonderful views over the Percuil River, this single-storey cottage is a perfect holiday bolthole. Accessed by a couple...

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

7 nights from £587

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £594

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views near St Mawes.


There are fabulous views over the sailing waters around St Mawes from both the garden and first floor living-room of this contemporary eco-house, set on the edge of St Just in Rose...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £594

  • Sleeps 6
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £595

3 bedroom, rural cottage with sea views in Polzeath, North Cornwall.


Only minutes from the rolling surf of the north Cornish coast, Atlantic View is a mid-terrace cottage enjoying superb views of the sea over the golf course at The Point. This is a ...

  • Sleeps 6
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £595

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £599

4 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Bude, North Cornwall.


Hidden away in the peaceful rural hamlet of Eastcott, within striking distance of the north Cornish coast and the Devon and Cornwall border, charming Eastcott Cottage is the finest...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £599

  • Sleeps 8 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £600 *

4 bedroom dog-friendly self catering cottage with sea views near the beach near Portscatho


This fabulous beachside house is perched just above the sand at Tatams beach and is very close to the pretty harbourside village of Portscatho. Split-level living and decorated thr...

  • Sleeps 8 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £600 *

Each and every one of our cottages is fully equipped with everything you’ll need on holiday.

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