May Half Term Holiday Cottages in Cornwall

Enjoy a solo retreat or take a holiday with the family and make the most of this May half term. With temperatures rising and the countryside alive with colours and new life, May is a wonderful time of year to visit Cornwall and kick start your summer. Take a step closer to the holiday of your dreams and pour over our 7 luxury retreats available for May half term. Read more

Whether you're looking for a catch up with your friends or are looking forward to bringing the family together for a well-deserved break, our cottages in Cornwall provide an idyllic escape from the chaos of everyday life. May in Cornwall enjoys a change in pace; warmer weather, bright sunshine in dazzlingly blue skies and lush green countryside met with stunning coast. The coast paths, beaches and towns remain quieter ahead of the summer crowds, and longer daylight hours mean days can be taken full advantage of. 

Choose a Luxury Break in Cornwall this May Half Term

Whether you plan on spending your days on the beach front, ice cream in hand; wandering beautiful coast paths or country walks; or taking your time to meander through quaint villages and vibrant Cornish towns, the choices are endless for a dream getaway this May. Start your summer as you mean to go on, and enjoy this refreshing escape.

When you stay in a Classic Cottage, you will enjoy excellent customer care with the highest quality self-catering accommodation. All of our cottages are handpicked; personally inspected and fully equipped for your total comfort and ease. Many of our cottages are dog-friendly too, which is great news for your four-legged friend. Browse our collection and get ready for the holiday of a lifetime. 

Choose from 7 May half term cottages

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £394

Largin's Shepherd's View

3210

Shepherds Hut for two near Polperro, South Cornwall.


Beautifully hand-crafted with consummate skill and an eye for quirky detail, this bespoke shepherd’s hut is an absolute delight. Everything has been meticulously planned, from the ...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £394

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £413

Post Office Cottage

2848

1 bedroom, rural self catering cottage near Polzeath, North Cornwall.


Post Office Cottage is an amazingly spacious cosy cottage for two. Beautifully furnished, this charming little bolthole nestling next to the owner's home is ideal for exploring the...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £413

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

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £428

Into the Woods

4366

Bespoke cabin for two near St Neot, Cornwall.


Let us invite you to take a pew on the porch swing, gently rocking backwards and forwards as you escape from the stresses and strains of everyday life, listening to the sounds of t...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £428

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £449

Wheel Barn

2557

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


A wood-burner and under-floor heating ensure year-round snugness in this lovingly restored, single-storey converted barn, found near the hamlet of Ladock in an easily accessible ru...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £449

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £493

The Lookout

4357

1 bedroom cottage with sea views in Praa Sands, South Cornwall.


A short, private drive leads up to The Lookout; a delightful, south-facing, single-storey semi-detached retreat which overlooks the popular coastal village of Praa Sands and the cr...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £493

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £496

Jasmine Shepherd's Hut

3197

Shepherds Hut sleeping 2 with use of indoor pool and gym near Falmouth, South Cornwall.


Tucked down a country lane between the little county city of Truro and the sailing mecca of Falmouth, Jasmine is a lovely oak-built shepherd's hut from the renowned Somerset-based ...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £496

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £510

Juniper Shepherd's Hut

3196

Shepherds Hut sleeping 2 with use of indoor pool and gym near Falmouth, South Cornwall.


With south coast beaches and sailing waters just a short jaunt in one direction and the magnificent cliffs and surfing beaches of the north coast in the other, what could be better...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £510