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 327 luxury retreats available for May half term. 

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 327 May half term cottages


Lovingly and sympathetically converted from an 18th Century granite barn, this little gem of a retreat for two has a vintage vibe and the quirky elegance you would find in a luxury...

  • Sleeps 12 + 2 cots in 3 properties
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £3141


All on one level, FernGully is a light and airy cottage ideal for larger families or groups of friends. From the attractive open plan living area, which still retains the original ...

  • Sleeps 14 + 3 cots in 3 properties
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £2182


Unspoilt countryside, buttercup-filled fields and a burbling river - a stay at Honeysuckle truly is get-away-from-it-all glamping. Inside, a log-fired range provides cooking and he...

  • Sleeps 18 + 3 cots in 3 properties
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £2577


An idyllic location makes this spacious and luxurious safari tent hard to resist. Set a stone's throw from the gorgeous Lamorna Cove, Bluebell is located on the edge of an eight ac...

  • Sleeps 18 + 3 cots in 3 properties
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £2874


The Owls House is so-called after the novel written in Lamorna Cove by Crosbie Garstin. This semi-detached single-storey property is ideal for guests with limited mobility, and has...

  • Sleeps 18 + 3 cots in 4 properties
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £3128


Wallis Barn is a splendid barn conversion with its own enclosed garden and a tennis lawn for guests’ exclusive use, so bring your rackets or use the rackets provided. Climbing the ...

  • Sleeps 19 + 4 cots in 4 properties
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £3428

Arrive at your handpicked holiday home safe in the knowledge it’s been fully inspected.