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 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £622 *

2 bedroom cottage with sea views near Newquay, North Cornwall.


A very warm coastal welcome greets you as you step through the front door of this gorgeous terraced house. Located on a brand new development in one of the most desirable locations...

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

7 nights from £622 *

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

7 nights from £624

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


This stylishly converted seaside cottage, decorated throughout in natural Farrow & Ball colours, sleeps six. Arranged over three floors, with sea views from the top floor, Cutty Sa...

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

7 nights from £624

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

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £624

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach near St Mawes.


This lovingly updated 18th Century cottage is found in the picturesque village of St Just-in-Roseland, only a couple of miles from the beaches and sailing waters of St Mawes on the...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £624

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

7 nights from £630

2 bedroom luxury apartment with panoramic sea views in Praa Sands, West Cornwall.


The breathtaking view from this stunning beach apartment must be one of the best in Cornwall; imagine relaxing on your private balcony at the end of another wonderful day watching ...

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

7 nights from £630

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £633

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach in Lamorna Cove.


From your large south-facing balcony at reverse level Tremornah, you can look down on your own glistening hot tub set in a private enclosed garden; there's also a fabulous barbecue...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £633

  • Sleeps 4 in 2 properties
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £639


These two small, detached granite barns sit harmoniously in a peaceful rural setting just outside the small village of Lanlivery looking towards the Luxulyan Valley, a woodland lan...

  • Sleeps 4 in 2 properties
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £639

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

7 nights from £640 *

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


Sitting right above the tiny harbour at Charlestown with views of the tall ships moored below, The Captain's Gig is a lovely 18th Century terraced cottage sympathetically updated t...

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

7 nights from £640 *

  • Sleeps 3 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £640

2 bedroom holiday apartment with sea views in St Ives, West Cornwall.


Just a short walk to the beaches, restaurants and art galleries of St Ives, these luxurious gated apartments are stylish, contemporary and very comfortable. They have been designed...

  • Sleeps 3 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £640

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

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

7 nights from £640

2 bedroom holiday apartment with sea views in St Ives, West Cornwall.


With a short walk to the beaches, restaurants and art galleries of St Ives, these security-gated apartments are stylish, contemporary and very comfortable. They have been designed ...

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

7 nights from £640

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

7 nights from £643

2 bedroom cottage with sea views in Portscatho, South Cornwall.


Set right on the waterside in the pretty seaside village of Portscatho, this gorgeous cottage is holiday heaven. With a feather-filled sofa set before a toasty wood-burner and supe...

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

7 nights from £643

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