Holiday Cottages in Cornwall

Fine Cornish Cottages for your Holidays

The unspoilt landscape, scenery and coastlines of Cornwall, in south-eastern England, are the reason why there are many beautiful holiday cottages in Cornwall to choose from. With warm breezes from the Gulf Stream, during the summer, and the best surfing beaches in the UK, it's no wonder the 'foot' of England is so popular. The long and lazy summer evenings stretch right up until 11pm before darkness sets in, which gives a warm glow to the region, although in the winter, the temperatures are mild, the air is fresh and the beaches are empty, so any time of year is good to spend in holiday cottages in Cornwall.

Cornwall is well-known for it's stunning golden beaches and rugged moorland, but it's the historical buildings, castles, churches and monuments that also draw people to it. Staying in holiday cottages in Cornwall can let families and couples enjoy a self-catering holiday without the compactness of a hotel, and live more like the locals do. This is the beauty of the area and why there are so many stunning holiday cottages in Cornwall to rent. Do browse around this site and find the perfect holiday cottage in Cornwall. With a huge choice of holiday cottages at all budgets, whatever time of the year you will be sure to have a great time in Cornwall.

Featured Holiday Cottages in Cornwall

The Gallery, Carnon Downs, Truro Holiday Cottage

The Gallery Cornish Holiday Cottage Cornwall

The Gallery, Carnon Downs, Truro - Holiday Cottage in Cornwall - Sleeps Up to 4 Stay at The Gallery, Cornwall Holiday Cottage from £607 - 1358 The Gallery Overview In an attractive wooded valley these detached properties form part of a group with on-site facilities including indoor and outdoor pools, a restaurant, bar and squash court. With contemporary ...

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Quarry Cottage, Flushing, Nr. Falmouth Holiday Cottage

Quarry Cottage Cornish Holiday Cottage Cornwall

Quarry Cottage, Flushing, Nr. Falmouth - Holiday Cottage in Cornwall - Sleeps Up to 6 Stay at Quarry Cottage, Cornwall Holiday Cottage from £337 - 739 Quarry Cottage Overview Overlooking Falmouth harbour and said to have the mildest climate in Britain, the village of Flushing (right photograph) with its quaint narrow streets retains distinctive Dutch flavour, as well ...

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Yellowsands, Pendeen Holiday Cottage

Yellowsands Cornish Holiday Cottage Cornwall

Yellowsands, Pendeen - Holiday Cottage in Cornwall - Sleeps Up to 4 Stay at Yellowsands, Cornwall Holiday Cottage from £286 - 620 Yellowsands Overview Set just 1.5 mile from Pendeen lighthouse and superb coastal path walking, Yellowsands is ideally placed for exploring the far west of Cornwall. Standing on the coast road, with its breathtaking scenery east to ...

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Trispen, Carbis Bay, St Ives Holiday Cottage

Trispen Cornish Holiday Cottage Cornwall

Trispen, Carbis Bay, St Ives - Holiday Cottage in Cornwall - Sleeps Up to 4 Stay at Trispen, Cornwall Holiday Cottage from £312 - 680 Trispen Overview Less than 0.5 a mile from a beautiful beach, shops and a choice of inns serving food, this cosy property offers a comfortable base for exploring west Cornwall’s dramatically scenic coastline. ...

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Holly Oaks, Falmouth Holiday Cottage

Holly Oaks Cornish Holiday Cottage Cornwall

Holly Oaks, Falmouth - Holiday Cottage in Cornwall - Sleeps Up to 4 Stay at Holly Oaks, Cornwall Holiday Cottage from £369 - 824 Holly Oaks Overview Pretty Falmouth harbour (pictured), town centre shops, restaurants and sandy beaches are all within a short walk of this modern, attractively furnished and very comfortable apartment. Visitors can also stroll to ...

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Sycamores, Wendron, Nr. Helston, Cornwall Holiday Cottage

Sycamores Cornish Holiday Cottage Cornwall

Sycamores, Wendron, Nr. Helston, Cornwall - Holiday Cottage in Cornwall - Sleeps Up to 2 Stay at Sycamores, Cornwall Holiday Cottage from £252 - 514 Sycamores Overview Just 2 miles from Helston and the gateway to the Lizard Peninsula, these two converted and very comfortable farm cottages are located on a working farm a short drive from sandy ...

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Rivendell Cottage, Trenilk, Nr. Launceston Holiday Cottage

Rivendell Cottage Cornish Holiday Cottage Cornwall

Rivendell Cottage, Trenilk, Nr. Launceston - Holiday Cottage in Cornwall - Sleeps Up to 3 Stay at Rivendell Cottage, Cornwall Holiday Cottage from £254 - 514 Rivendell Cottage Overview Whilst enjoying glorious views and a peaceful rural setting, this cosy stone cottage is only a few minutes’ drive from good routes making both the north and south Cornish ...

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Corner Cottage, Mousehole, Nr. Penzance Holiday Cottage

Corner Cottage Cornish Holiday Cottage Cornwall

Corner Cottage, Mousehole, Nr. Penzance - Holiday Cottage in Cornwall - Sleeps Up to 4 Stay at Corner Cottage, Cornwall Holiday Cottage from £296 - 572 Corner Cottage Overview Nestling amongst Mousehole’s charming cluster of fishermen’s cottages and winding village streets, this cosy, listed corner cottage lies just a short stroll from the picturesque sandy harbour (pictured). Shops, ...

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Fifteen The Crags, Maenporth, Falmouth Holiday Cottage

Fifteen The Crags Cornish Holiday Cottage Cornwall

Fifteen The Crags, Maenporth, Falmouth - Holiday Cottage in Cornwall - Sleeps Up to 4 Stay at Fifteen The Crags, Cornwall Holiday Cottage from £443 - 995 Fifteen The Crags Overview Commanding stunning views of Falmouth Bay and the sandy beach (pictured) which lies directly below at the end of the drive, this very well equipped apartment on ...

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Tresillian, Nr. Bude Holiday Cottage

Tresillian Cornish Holiday Cottage Cornwall

Tresillian, Nr. Bude - Holiday Cottage in Cornwall - Sleeps Up to 8 Stay at Tresillian, Cornwall Holiday Cottage from £791 - 2046 Tresillian Overview In a lovely wooded location with countryside views this outstanding and very spacious upside down detached property offers very comfortable accommodation, with contemporary decor and four ensuite bedrooms it is ideal for larger ...

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Church Cottage, Marhamchurch, Bude Holiday Cottage

Church Cottage Cornish Holiday Cottage Cornwall

Church Cottage, Marhamchurch, Bude - Holiday Cottage in Cornwall - Sleeps Up to 4 Stay at Church Cottage, Cornwall Holiday Cottage from £381 - 727 Church Cottage Overview Enjoying lovely views towards the cliffs and surf at Widemouth Bay, this absolutely delightful 400 year old cottage is one of a pair set beside the 12th century church just ...

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Carn Cottage, St. Wenn, Nr. Wadebridge Holiday Cottage

Carn Cottage Cornish Holiday Cottage Cornwall

Carn Cottage, St. Wenn, Nr. Wadebridge - Holiday Cottage in Cornwall - Sleeps Up to 4 Stay at Carn Cottage, Cornwall Holiday Cottage from £445 - 904 Carn Cottage Overview Nestling in the fringes of the hamlet of St Wenn, Carn Cottage offers very comfortable ‘upside down’ accommodation – designed to take advantage of beautiful views across open ...

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Chy-Vean, Madron, Nr. Penzance Holiday Cottage

Chy-Vean Cornish Holiday Cottage Cornwall

Chy-Vean, Madron, Nr. Penzance - Holiday Cottage in Cornwall - Sleeps Up to 4 Stay at Chy-Vean, Cornwall Holiday Cottage from £312 - 680 Chy-Vean Overview This detached 19th century beamed cottage with small and private south facing garden is set in the heart of a picturesque village that overlooks Mounts Bay. Just 2 miles from Penzance, the ...

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Clifton Cottage, Poughill, Bude Holiday Cottage

Clifton Cottage Cornish Holiday Cottage Cornwall

Clifton Cottage, Poughill, Bude - Holiday Cottage in Cornwall - Sleeps Up to 4 Stay at Clifton Cottage, Cornwall Holiday Cottage from £337 - 739 Clifton Cottage Overview Just 2 miles from Bude’s famous golden sands, this pretty 19th century cottage was once Poughill village post office, and still retains original slate floors and the old cloam oven ...

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Sally’s Cottage, Tregony, Nr. Truro Holiday Cottage

Sally

Sally's Cottage, Tregony, Nr. Truro - Holiday Cottage in Cornwall - Sleeps Up to 6 Stay at Sally's Cottage, Cornwall Holiday Cottage from £445 - 904 Sally's Cottage Overview Enjoy village life in a coastal location in this extremely pretty semi detached stone cottage, with lovely furnishings and cosy fireside. It is within easy walking distance (200 yards) ...

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Valency, Nr. Boscastle Holiday Cottage

Valency Cornish Holiday Cottage Cornwall

Valency, Nr. Boscastle - Holiday Cottage in Cornwall - Sleeps Up to 4 Stay at Valency, Cornwall Holiday Cottage from £377 - 824 Valency Overview Just 2 miles from the ancient harbour at Boscastle, these two very comfortable farm cottages enjoy a peaceful, rural setting. The fine sandy beach at Trebarwith Strand (4 miles) and many other beautiful ...

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Cornish Holiday Cottages: What you should look for before you booking

Although Newquay is well-known for its surfing community there are many places in Cornwall that boast a quieter, more relaxed setting, such as Liskeaerd, Penzance and Redruth. The area is popular with ramblers and walkers, who have the stunning South West Coast Path to try out, which is the longest stretch of continuous coastline in the UK. The views out to the Atlantic Ocean are incredible and with sunsets during the summer lastly for what seems like a lifetime, you can really unwind and relax during your stay. Thankfully, the holiday cottages in Cornwall are located within a short distance from the beautiful coastlines or bustling towns and cities, so you're never far away from beauty.

The attractions in Cornwall go deeper than simply that beautiful coastline. There is the eco-friendly Eden Project, championship golf courses, the Cotehele Estate and St Mellion and the Lost Gardens of Heligan to take a look at. Expect stunning seafood restaurants with fresh produce from lobster, crab and shellfish to mussels and cockles aplenty. If you're in Bude, the Lizard or Plymouth, you're more likely to have the best and most more-ish cuisine at your fingertips. Although the holiday cottages in Cornwall are self-catering, there are many fantastic places to eat out and many local pubs to venture into for yet more relaxing and meeting the ever-so friendly locals.

The mystical coastline of Cornwall is why many visitors venture there each year. It is said to give the feeling of romance and is a land of legends, and is where many artists draw their inspiration from. Whatever your reason for visiting the area is, staying in holiday cottages in Cornwall is a fine choice as there are comfy homes to suit every need. Whether it's a cottage that sleeps 6-8 people or cosy 2-bedroom holiday cottages in Cornwall, you can expect to have a wonderful time in the home of the Cornish pasty.

Come and explore, relax and enjoy Cornwall for yourself in a holiday cottage as your perfect holiday base.