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 476 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 476 self-catering cottages in Cornwall available for a Short Break

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

7 nights from £624

3 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Mawgan Porth, North Cornwall.


All on one level, Kingcup Cottage is beautifully styled throughout and every room boasts wonderful views of the countryside and woodland; you are sure to unwind from the minute you...

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

7 nights from £624

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

7 nights from £637

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


With breathtaking views across the waters of the Carrick Roads to Flushing and the Roseland peninsula beyond, and just yards from Falmouth's bustling streets and their many shops, ...

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

7 nights from £637

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

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

7 nights from £649

3 bedroom holiday cottage with sea views in Mousehole, West Cornwall.


Beautifully refurbished, Pender Cottage occupies possibly one of the best positions in picturesque Mousehole. Watch the boats bob as the tide ebbs and flows, be lulled to sleep by ...

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

7 nights from £649

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

7 nights from £650

3 bedroom dog friendly cottage near the beach near Portscatho, South Cornwall.


This truly stunning Cornish cottage is located in a quiet terrace just off the square in the charming village of Portscatho only a short stroll from the shops, galleries, harbour, ...

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

7 nights from £650

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

7 nights from £665

3 bedroom self catering cottage near Falmouth, West Cornwall.


Set in a secluded woodland corner of a country hotel estate – the Budock Vean Hotel – and with wonderful views across the hotel grounds and gardens, this fabulous detached retreat ...

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

7 nights from £665

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

7 nights from £665

3 bedroom self catering cottage near Falmouth, West Cornwall.


This fabulous detached holiday home is named after a small sandy beach that can be found a short walk away. Set in a secluded woodland corner of a country house hotel estate – the ...

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

7 nights from £665

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £685

Luxury safari tent glamping with a hot tub and sea views, pet friendly near Penzance.


Mount View Horizon Safari Tent is the perfect family retreat, set high above Mounts Bay in a spacious meadow with incredible 180 degree panoramic views. As far away from basic as i...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £685

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £685

Luxury safari tent glamping with a hot tub and sea views, pet friendly near Penzance.


Looking for the ideal retreat for a good old-fashioned family holiday? Then look no further – Mount View Sunrise Safari Tent is that and so much more. Set in the middle of its two ...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £685

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

  • Sleeps 12 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £747 *

6 bedroom, rural holiday home near Bude, North Cornwall.


Woodlands Manor retains many original features including slate floors, magnificent fireplaces and low lintels (tall guests be aware). This is a terrific house for family gatherings...

  • Sleeps 12 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £747 *

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  • 20% off

    23 Feb 2019 - 2 Mar 2019

    £1434.12 £1147.20

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

7 nights from £849

3 bedroom, dog friendly apartment with sea views in Mullion.


This legendary name befits the magical location of this superb apartment which spans the whole of the ground floor of this former harbour Cellar House. Ideal for a family or group ...

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

7 nights from £849

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  • 15% off

    2 Mar 2019 - 9 Mar 2019

    £998.94 £849.15

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