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 256 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 256 May half term cottages

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £847

2 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Launceston, North Cornwall.


With magnificent views across a patchwork of local farmland, this immaculate barn conversion has been lovingly transformed from its humble beginnings as a farm building to a wonder...

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £847

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  • 20% off

    22 Feb 2019 - 1 Mar 2019

    £500.50 £400.40

  • Sleeps 4
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £875

2 bedroom, dog friendly cottage in Port Isaac, North Cornwall.


Tucked away in the unspoilt village of Trelights and close to the popular village of Port Isaac, Brambledene is everything you could wish for from a beautiful and charming Cornish ...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £875

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

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £880

2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Fowey, South Cornwall.


Not far from Fowey on Cornwall’s south coast and close to the Saints’ Way former pilgrim’s route, Buny Whey is a spacious, single-storey detached cottage with lovely rural views to...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £880

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £893

3 bedroom, rural cottage near the beach in Sennen, West Cornwall.


Trevilley Farmhouse lies just one mile inland from Land’s End and Sennen Cove, with its crystal clear azure blue seas and white sand – perfect for building sandcastles. Just a shor...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £893

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £924

2 bedroom holiday cottage with sea views in Falmouth, South Cornwall.


Fabulous uninterrupted views are showcased from this lovely Victorian cottage tucked away in the heart of Falmouth. The windows on the first floor perfectly frame the ever-changing...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £924

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £931

2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Fowey, South Cornwall.


This lovely cottage will delight those who love rural tranquility, with walks from the door and a two acre field for children to play and dogs to walk. Set down a well-kept farm la...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £931

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  • 20% off

    23 Feb 2019 - 2 Mar 2019

    £440.44 £352.35

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £937

2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Looe, South Cornwall.


This gorgeous cottage is a wonderfully comfortable bolthole, set in an idyllic rural hamlet and surrounded by walks, horse-riding and cycle trails. Kingfisher Cottage (named becaus...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £937

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  • 20% off

    22 Feb 2019 - 1 Mar 2019

    £554.19 £443.35

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £940

2 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views in Marazion, Cornwall.


The views from this pretty semi-detached cottage, across to St Michael’s Mount and the Atlantic Ocean, are simply magnificent. ‘The Mount’ majestically dominates the bay at Marazio...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £940

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

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

7 nights from £944

2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage with hot tub in Altarnun, North Cornwall.


Deep in Cornish countryside but within a short drive of the north Cornish coast, Grade II Listed The Old Dairy has reversed level accommodation and is beautifully furnished, with a...

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

7 nights from £944

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £949

2 bedroom, dog friendly apartment with panoramic sea views in Cadgwith.


These are the views you come to Cornwall for; fabulous, far reaching and expansive sea views with ever-changing colours of blue and green with magical skies to match. Floor to ceil...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £949

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  • 20% off

    22 Feb 2019 - 1 Mar 2019

    £553.89 £443.11

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