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 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £745

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 £745

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

7 nights from £748 *

3 bedroom, rural cottage with sea views near Falmouth, West Cornwall.


Creek Cottage is a gorgeous detached cottage tucked away on the side of a quiet wooded creek on the north side of the Helford, home to herons and scores of little egrets as well as...

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

7 nights from £748 *

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  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £750

2 bedroom holiday cottage near the beach in St Agnes, North Cornwall.


This gorgeous contemporary cottage is set in the heart of thriving St Agnes, tucked into an unexpectedly secluded spot along the Owner’s private lane. Superb quality and attention ...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £750

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £754

1 bedroom, dog friendly home with a pool near Falmouth, South Cornwall.


Cedar is perfect for couples, a beautifully appointed and luxuriously spacious retreat offering a wonderfully chilled-out holiday experience. There are floor to ceiling windows ...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £754

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

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £754

1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with a swimming pool near Falmouth


Fern is a beautifully appointed and luxuriously spacious retreat for couples, perfect for a wonderfully chilled-out holiday. The open plan living-room has floor to ceiling windo...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £754

  • Sleeps 3 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £760

Quirky cabin with outstanding sea views at Whitsand Bay.


If having the most stunning of views is on your wish list, then wish no more - this one is utterly breathtaking! Situated in one of the prime locations, on the cliff overlooking Wh...

  • Sleeps 3 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £760

  • Sleeps 7 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £760

4 bedroom cottage with sea views near Portscatho, South Cornwall.


Overlooking the sea with a panoramic view of Gerrans Bay, this spacious and extremely comfortable house has been decorated throughout with a stylish and discerning contemporary eye...

  • Sleeps 7 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £760

  • Sleeps 8 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £761

4 bedroom self catering cottage near Wadebridge, North Cornwall.


The unspoilt village of Chapel Amble is only a short drive from the trendy hotspots of Rock, Polzeath and Port Isaac on the breathtaking north Cornish coast. In the heart of the vi...

  • Sleeps 8 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £761

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £769 *

4 bedroom cottage with sea views in Praa Sands, West Cornwall.


Feel the sand, made from seashells, between your toes on the family-friendly, mile-long sandy beach at Praa Sands which is a mere hop skip and a jump from this fabulously spacious ...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £769 *

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £773

2 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near Falmouth, South Cornwall.


The Gatehouse is a beautiful single-storey detached cottage offering luxurious accommodation for families and couples, set in a tranquil countryside location between Falmouth and T...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £773

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

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