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 8 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £798

4 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views near St Agnes.


Perfectly positioned on the clifftop overlooking Porthtowan, Sun View offers a wonderful backdrop for families and friends wanting to unwind and discover this stunning part of nort...

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

7 nights from £798

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

7 nights from £798

4 bedroom holiday cottage in Falmouth, South Cornwall.


An elegant Georgian townhouse in the heart of the historical harbour town of Falmouth. There are many beautiful features in this listed building which according to the deeds has be...

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

7 nights from £798

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

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £799

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


Quietly tucked away in the pretty village of Ladock, The Coach House is a traditionally styled English country home. Open the front door and revel in the comfort and warmth this lo...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £799

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sun

7 nights from £860

4 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views in St Ives, Cornwall.


Step outside the sitting-room onto the magnificent decked terrace – take in the fabulous sea views stretching from Hayle Towans to beyond Godrevy Lighthouse. A spacious, contempora...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sun

7 nights from £860

  • Sleeps 10 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £838

5 bedroom, rural cottage near the beach in Portscatho, Cornwall.


Tucked away at the end of a Cornish country lane, this lovely old farmhouse is set in idyllic surroundings, overlooking adjacent farmland to the sea beyond. Imaginatively restor...

  • Sleeps 10 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £838

  • Sleeps 10 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1089

5 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near Port Isaac, North Cornwall.


Let us introduce you to the wonderful, the classic, Pengenna Manor! Tucked away at the end of a private drive, surrounded by glorious Cornish countryside, this unique and very spec...

  • Sleeps 10 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1089

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  • Sleeps 10 + 3 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1320

5 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with hot tub near the sea in Tintagel, Cornwall.


Gather up family and friends and treat yourselves to a well-deserved stay at this very special family home! Set on its own in a picturesque wooded valley along the coastal road bet...

  • Sleeps 10 + 3 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1320

  • Sleeps 12 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £1100

6 bedroom holiday home near the beach in Portscatho, South Cornwall.


This gorgeous Victorian double-fronted village house is set in the heart of the pretty fishing village of Portscatho with the beach, harbour, shops and galleries all within five mi...

  • Sleeps 12 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £1100

Our property managers are local experts who handpick perfect places to stay.

  • Sleeps 14 + 4 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1403

7 bedroom, dog friendly holiday home near Wadebridge, North Cornwall.


Bosneives House is an absolute stunner! Approached along leafy lanes in an idyllic countryside setting, this elegantly furnished Grade II Listed country home is the perfect escape ...

  • Sleeps 14 + 4 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1403

  • Sleeps 4 + cot in 2 properties
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £563


Artists once flocked to this area of Cornwall, where the ever-changing light is unique. Close to Lamorna Cove, Tregurnow Farm has wonderful distant sea views and a shared children'...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot in 2 properties
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £563

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