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 95 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 95 May half term cottages

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £412

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 rur...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £412

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  • 20% off

    25 May 2019 - 1 Jun 2019

    £515.36 £412.29

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £412

1 bedroom, rural cottage near the beach near Portscatho, Cornwall.


Phoebe’s is a stylish barn conversion located in the historic hamlet of Treluggan and only a ten minute walk away from the coastal footpath and the fine sandy beaches of Pendower a...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £412

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  • 20% off

    24 May 2019 - 31 May 2019

    £515.41 £412.00

  • 20% off

    7 Jun 2019 - 14 Jun 2019

    £409.69 £328.00

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

7 nights from £416

1 bedroom, rural holiday cottage with a pool, Bude, North Cornwall.


Honeysuckle is a spacious semi-detached single-storey property with an open plan living-room full of character, lovely comfortable sofas, lots of space and a welcoming wood-burner ...

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

7 nights from £416

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  • 20% off

    25 May 2019 - 1 Jun 2019

    £520.00 £416.00

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

7 nights from £420

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


If you're looking for a peaceful break for two, you need look no further than Little Tregerry. Located down a country lane, in the heart of the Cornish countryside, this is the per...

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

7 nights from £420

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

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £429

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


Tucked away down a Cornish country lane, this contemporary barn conversion is a great base for exploring Cornwall or the perfect spot for enjoying the bountiful wildlife in the sur...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £429

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

7 nights from £439

1 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Truro, South Cornwall.


Rural in feel and with all the peace and tranquility you could require, this comfortable and welcoming cottage is just minutes from the pretty little city of Truro with its cobbled...

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

7 nights from £439

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  • 20% off

    25 May 2019 - 1 Jun 2019

    £548.71 £438.96

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

7 nights from £460

1 bedroom, rural self catering cottage in St Agnes, North Cornwall.


St Agnes, on the north coast of Cornwall, has something for everyone! Choose from spectacular walks, a great surfing beach or a fantastically rated restaurant, Aggie has it all. ...

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

7 nights from £460

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  • 20% off

    24 May 2019 - 31 May 2019

    £575.21 £460.16

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £464

1 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Bude, North Cornwall.


This delightful barn conversion, surrounded by 280 acres of glorious Cornish countryside, is the perfect retreat for couples seeking a slower pace of life and time to unwind. A...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £464

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  • 20% off

    24 May 2019 - 31 May 2019

    £579.51 £463.61

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £467

1 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Falmouth, West Cornwall.


This delectably simple little pied-a-terre, set midway between both coasts, makes an ideal base for exploring Cornwall. The private south-facing garden, with its handy shed for ...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £467

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

7 nights from £471

1 bedroom, dog-friendly cottage with an outdoor pool Perranporth, Cornwall


Nanteague Cottage is a spacious one bedroom cottage, ideal for couples. Standing detached at the edge of the central courtyard, it has a large patio sheltered by fencing to offer p...

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

7 nights from £471

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  • 20% off

    25 May 2019 - 1 Jun 2019

    £588.46 £470.76

  • 5% off

    8 Jun 2019 - 15 Jun 2019

    £503.33 £477.85

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

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