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 522 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 522 self-catering cottages in Cornwall available for a Short Break


Semi-detached Sebright started life as a barn and retains many of its original features. It has a completely open plan and very spacious living-room with a wood-burner, large sofas...

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots in 2 properties
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £713 - £1500


This contemporary retreat has sea views over the walled terrace across the east of Mount’s Bay and beyond. Leave the car behind as The Boathouse is close to the South West Coast Pa...

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots in 2 properties
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £754 - £1800


Nanteague House is semi-detached with its own south-facing sun-trap patio to the front, the perfect place for evening drinks as it overlooks the central courtyard and heated swimmi...

  • Sleeps 7 + 2 cots in 2 properties
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £649 - £1071


Tiddily Prom has unsurpassed sea views across Mount’s Bay as far as the Lizard peninsula. Elegant and spacious, this light and airy apartment has an open plan living area and a lar...

  • Sleeps 7 + 3 cots in 3 properties
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £988 - £2166


Poppy’s private hot tub is a real treat. The cottage itself is also absolutely delightful, with its beautifully furnished wood-floored living-room, pretty bedroom with king-size be...

  • Sleeps 7 + 2 cots in 3 properties
  • Changeover Sun

Price per week £1081 - £2350


Pretty single-storey Sunrise Barn is set apart from the other farm buildings across the courtyard with steps up to the sunny enclosed back garden complete with private hot tub over...

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

Price per week £830 - £2076

Dogs go free on holidays starting between 29th June to 5th July.


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 £952 - £2765


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


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

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