May Half Term Holiday Cottages in Cornwall

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 295 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 295 May half term cottages

Gulls Way is a 3 bedroom cottage with sea views in Praa Sands, West Cornwall.
  • Sleeps 6
  • No pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £862

Gulls Way

5567

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


Overlooking the Atlantic Ocean and commanding one of the most desirable locations in Praa Sands, this rather special holiday home is simply the most perfect family retreat. With se...

  • Sleeps 6
  • No pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £862

2 Kelly's Gardens is a 2 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach in St Ives, Cornwall.
  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £761

2 Kelly's Gardens

5559

2 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach in St Ives, Cornwall.


Tucked away in the heart of St Ives you will discover 2 Kelly's Gardens a simple and stylish dog friendly cottage. Sleeping four, this coastal getaway is perfect for a romantic esc...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £761

Little Trehan is a 3 bedroom holiday cottage with sea views in St Mawes, South Cornwall.
  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • No pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1011

Little Trehan

5573

3 bedroom holiday cottage with sea views in St Mawes, South Cornwall.


Located within a short walk of sandy Summers beach and all that picturesque St Mawes has to offer, this little gem of a property enjoys the most wonderful views from its elevated p...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • No pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1011

Frogmore Barn is a 3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near St Mawes, South Cornwall.
  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1008

Frogmore Barn

5560

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near St Mawes, South Cornwall.


Situated in the friendly village of Tregony at the 'Gateway to the Roseland peninsula' you will find Frogmore Barn, a perfectly formed detached single-storey holiday home. Whether ...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1008

Farfield is a 4 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views in Portscatho.
  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £2435

Farfield

5492

4 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views in Portscatho.


Perched high on the hill with the most wonderful and panoramic sea views and surrounded by the beautiful landscaped gardens, sits Farfield, a very special holiday home. Accesse...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £2435

Wreckers Corner is a 3 bedroom cottage near the beach in Porthallow, West Cornwall.
  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • No pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £733 *

Wreckers Corner

5529

3 bedroom cottage near the beach in Porthallow, West Cornwall.


Set in the heart of the sheltered cove of Porthallow, this stunning whitewashed cottage is moments from the sea shore. A prime location on the eastern side of the Lizard peninsula ...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • No pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £733 *

July Cottage is a 2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Falmouth, West Cornwall.
  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £818

July Cottage

5532

2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Falmouth, West Cornwall.


A charming terraced cottage set in the heart of a pretty Cornish village, July Cottage is the perfect getaway for both couples and families along with their four-legged friend. Wit...

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £818

12 Merchant's Quarter is a 3 bedroom, dog friendly apartment near the beach in Charlestown.
  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £1112

12 Merchant's Quarter

5518

3 bedroom, dog friendly apartment near the beach in Charlestown.


Oh my, what a wonderful place this is. Escape to the magical harbourside village of Charlestown, nestled on Cornwall's captivating south coast. Tucked away on the edge of a gate...

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £1112

Readymade beds and fluffy towels; this simple but appreciated welcome is standard with us.

Le Brett is a 1 bedroom self catering cottage in Mullion, West Cornwall.
  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • No pets
  • Changeover Thu

7 nights from £561

Le Brett

5523

1 bedroom self catering cottage in Mullion, West Cornwall.


Welcome to the ultimate piece of Cornish paradise, perfect for a couple's getaway from the hubbub of everyday life. Set in a secluded spot within an ethereal estate that has been l...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • No pets
  • Changeover Thu

7 nights from £561

Bochym Manor

  • Sleeps 10 + 3 cots in 3 properties
  • Changeover Thu

7 nights from £2094

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