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 179 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 179 May half term cottages

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

7 nights from £552 *

2 bedroom apartment near the beach in Falmouth, South Cornwall.


Sundial is an immaculately presented ground floor apartment in a quiet residential area above Falmouth’s town centre. Ideal for both couples and families, all the town’s facilities...

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

7 nights from £552 *

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

7 nights from £569

1 bedroom, rural self catering cottage near Bude, North Cornwall.


Whether you’re a walker, a lover of nature and the coast or you simply want to unwind and spend time together then look no further than Meadow Barn. Nestled in the heart of the cou...

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

7 nights from £569

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  • 10% off

    26 Apr 2019 - 3 May 2019

    £398.04 £358.20

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

7 nights from £575

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 £575

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £577

1 bedroom, rural self catering cottage near St Ives, West Cornwall.


Simply gorgeous, this beautifully appointed 18th Century former cart house is an absolute gem. Set close to moorlands and just four miles from the renowned Gurnards Head, you are a...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £577

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

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £580

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 £580

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

7 nights from £581

1 bedroom dog-friendly holiday cottage nr St Neot, south Cornwall


Set in the midst of an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and perfect for enthusiastic walkers, this comfortably spacious retreat for two is ideally situated for exploring the myst...

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

7 nights from £581

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £583 *

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


If peace and quiet is what you are looking for, this is the perfect cottage for your holiday. This tranquil spot is on the edge of the village of Frogpool and has views over the ow...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £583 *

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

7 nights from £585

1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near Porthleven with a hot tub.


Poppy’s private hot tub is a real treat. The cottage itself is also absolutely delightful, with its beautifully furnished wood-floored living-room, pretty bedroom with king-size be...

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

7 nights from £585

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  • 10% off

    28 Apr 2019 - 5 May 2019

    £350.20 £315.00

  • 10% off

    5 May 2019 - 12 May 2019

    £387.45 £348.30

  • 10% off

    12 May 2019 - 19 May 2019

    £424.71 £382.50

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £588

1 bedroom cottage near the beach in Portscatho, South Cornwall.


This is a gorgeous little bolthole, right in the middle of lovely Portscatho on the Roseland peninsula and just yards from Tatam's beach (and Tatam's boutique cafe selling deliciou...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £588

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £588

1 bedroom, rural holiday apartment near Fowey, South Cornwall.


This wonderful retreat offers peace, tranquility and top quality accommodation. Beautifully presented and set in idyllic countryside, The Hayloft has views over fields and woodland...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £588

Each and every one of our cottages is fully equipped with everything you’ll need on holiday.

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