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 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £859

3 bedroom, dog friendly luxury safari tent nr Launceston, North Cornwall.


Prepare to get really rural: Campion, our very special luxury safari tent, is glamorous camping with a difference. Set in an unspoilt, quiet meadow in beautiful north Cornwall, it ...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £859

  • Sleeps 6 + 3 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £885

3 bedroom self catering cottage in Launceston, North Cornwall.


Situated on the edge St Stephens, a village that borders the historic market town of Launceston with wonderful views towards the Norman Castle in the town, Castle View is the perfe...

  • Sleeps 6 + 3 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £885

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

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £888

3 bedroom holiday cottage near the beach in St Mawes, South Cornwall.


Hillside is a modern family house situated in an elevated position above St Mawes with panoramic views from upstairs down over the river and the sea beyond. The spacious accommodat...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £888

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

7 nights from £927

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near Falmouth, South Cornwall.


Rural in feel, Higher Treluswell Barn is actually only a 10 minute drive from the bustling town and sailing waters of Falmouth, where ferries sail to St Mawes, Truro and the Helfor...

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

7 nights from £927

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  • 20% off

    23 Feb 2019 - 2 Mar 2019

    £548.28 £438.62

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £931

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


Whether seeking beaches, coves, countryside or Cornish culture, this former barn is the perfect base from which to discover Cornwall's north and south coasts and everything in betw...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £931

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £950

3 bedroom, dog friendly, luxury safari tent near the beach near Mullion


Set in a peaceful wildflower meadow and just a few minutes' drive from two fabulous beaches, Hobie offers the finest luxury camping in a large, stylish safari tent. Its only neighb...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £950

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £950

3 bedroom, dog friendly, luxury safari tent near the beach near Mullion


Get back to the simple things that matter with a relaxing stay at Woody, a luxurious, spacious and stylish safari tent located in a tranquil wildflower meadow with breathtaking vie...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £950

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £958

3 bedroom holiday cottage near the beach in Cadgwith, West Cornwall.


A perfect holiday base for getting to know this rugged and beautiful area of Cornwall, just a three minute drive from Cadgwith Cove or a ten minute walk down the hill. Mermaid ...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £958

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  • 20% off

    23 Feb 2019 - 2 Mar 2019

    £453.18 £362.54

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

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £961

Cabin and Safari Tent sleeping up to 6 near St Mawes, South Cornwall.


What could be more enchanting than this beautifully styled cabin with its carved African dark wood furniture enhanced by flashes of gorgeously bright colour in the rugs, cushions a...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £961

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £967

3 bedroom holiday cottage near the beach in Mousehole, West Cornwall.


Just a few yards from the beach and central to all amenities, The Dabblings is the perfect retreat in any season. Tucked away in Duck Street, a quiet pedestrian alley of terraced f...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £967

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