Short breaks in Cornwall

Cornwall can provide the ultimate holiday when you just need to get away, with a cottage for a short break.

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.


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 495 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 495 self-catering cottages in Cornwall available for a Short Break

The hot tub, private terrace and sea views make this a perfect retreat at any time of the year. With the shared use of an outdoor heated swimming pool (available from the beginning...

  • Sleeps 8 + 2 cots in 2 properties
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £956 - £2514

Approached by a gently sloping path, detached Crugsillick Studio is ideal for families with young children or those with limited mobility. All on one level inside, the open plan li...

  • Sleeps 9 + 2 cots in 2 properties
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £759 - £1745

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The Sail Loft has the most spectacular views from the floor to ceiling picture window in the large open plan living-room. Oak floors, vaulted ceiling with oak beams, a cosy contemp...

  • Sleeps 10 + 2 cots in 2 properties
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £1321 - £3200

Looking for a get-away-from-it-all escape? Then look no further! Swahili for Giraffe, gorgeous Twiga is set in a tree-lined meadow at the end of a long, unmade track (where the adv...

  • Sleeps 12 + 2 cots in 2 properties
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £920 - £2520

Set in a peaceful wildflower meadow and just a few minutes' drive from two fabulous beaches, Hobie offers the finest luxury camping in a large, stylish safari tent. Its only neighb...

  • Sleeps 12 + 2 cots in 2 properties
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £931 - £2550

From your balcony at this reverse level retreat you can look down on your own glistening hot tub set in a private enclosed garden; there's also a fabulous barbecue-terrace for you ...

  • Sleeps 12 + 2 cots in 2 properties
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £1079 - £2580

Lovingly and sympathetically converted from an 18th Century granite barn, this little gem of a retreat for two has a vintage vibe and the quirky elegance you would find in a luxury...

  • Sleeps 12 + 2 cots in 3 properties
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £1785 - £3926

Located to one side of the other cottages, The Old School House provides a restorative holiday, leaving you feeling truly rested. Couples and small families will feel totally spoil...

  • Sleeps 13 + 3 cots in 3 properties
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £1201 - £2840

Arrive at your handpicked holiday home safe in the knowledge it’s been fully inspected.

This large, detached traditional farmhouse was built in 1798 and has an open plan kitchen/dining-room with an inglenook fireplace housing a wood-burner; across the hallway are the ...

  • Sleeps 13 + 2 cots in 4 properties
  • Changeover Sun

Price per week £1405 - £2839

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 16 + 3 cots in 3 properties
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £1819 - £3900

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