West Cornwall holiday cottages

The most southerly tip of England cut through by the South West Coast Path offers you enchanting sights across the breaking waters where the Channel meets the Atlantic. The rich history of the hard working Cornish is told through the landmarks of the Cornwall and West Devon Mining Landscape World Heritage Site, the hand carved Minack Theatre and the refurbished Art Deco Lido in Penzance.

Our handpicked selection of west Cornwall holiday cottages will place you near any number of cobbled fishing villages, wonderful attractions and stretches of golden sands and blue seas.

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Coastal Holiday Cottages

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Choose from over 150 coastal cottages in West Cornwall

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Dog Friendly Holiday Cottages

Dog friendly holiday cottages

100 of our West Cornwall cottages welcome dogs

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Family Holiday Cottages

Family holiday cottages

Our family cottages are the perfect base for a fun Cornwall holiday

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Destinations in West Cornwall

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Featured cottages in West Cornwall

Goonearl 3
Goonearl 3
Portreath (4mls E), West Cornwall
Sleeps: 2 | Bedrooms: 1
Trewothack Farmhouse
Trewothack Farmhouse
Helford (2mls S), West Cornwall
Sleeps: 9 | Bedrooms: 4
Poltair Holiday Barn
Poltair Holiday Barn
Hayle (5mls W), West Cornwall
Sleeps: 10 | Bedrooms: 5
Appletree Cottage
Appletree Cottage
Gweek, West Cornwall
Sleeps: 4 | Bedrooms: 2
Marconi Barton
Marconi Barton
Helston (4mls N), West Cornwall
Sleeps: 6 | Bedrooms: 3
Chy Hebask
Chy Hebask
Zennor (1ml S), West Cornwall
Sleeps: 6 | Bedrooms: 3
Forge Manor Cottage
Forge Manor Cottage
Portreath (2mls E), West Cornwall
Sleeps: 4 | Bedrooms: 2
Portreath, West Cornwall
Sleeps: 7 | Bedrooms: 4
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Places in West Cornwall

  • Camborne

    Camborne is surrounded by countryside and tin mining heritage.

  • Coverack

    A pretty harbour town on the edge of the Lizard peninsula.

  • Falmouth

    Cornish harbour town where celebrity chefs make their name.

  • Hayle

    Small town in the west of Cornwall with wonderful beaches.

  • Helford

    Small village south of Falmouth on the bank of the Helford River.

  • Helston

    Beautiful gateway town to the Lizard peninsula in south Cornwall.

  • Lands End

    Famously at the end of Cornwall where dolphins and puffins roam.

  • Lizard

    On the Lizard peninsula, the town is surrounded by glorious seas.

  • Marazion

    On the shore of Mount's Bay, stunning views to St Michael's Mount.

  • Mousehole

    A beautiful little fishing village, with safe family friendly beaches at your feet

  • Mullion

    A peaceful Cornish retreat that's home to Mullion Island.

  • Newlyn

    Cobbled streets will lead you down to beautiful views of Newlyn’s busy harbour.

  • Penzance

    St Michael's Mount and pirate legends, Penzance is a historical town.

  • Perranporth

    Golden sands, warms seas and fantastic access to the coast path.

  • Porthleven

    Porthleven is a pretty harbour town where the countryside meets the sea.

  • Portreath

    Formerly a port for the mining industry; now a top surfing spot.

  • Praa Sands

    Beautiful sea, sand and uninterrupted views over the Atlantic.

  • Sennen

    A pretty village with a long stretch of sand on the Cornish coast.

  • St Agnes

    Full of mining history from shaft houses to the nearby Mineral Trails.

  • St Ives

    A whitewashed harbour where many artists and writers call home.

  • St Just

    The most westerly town in Britain and a traditional Cornish location.

  • St Keverne

    A quiet and peaceful village on the Lizard.

  • Truro

    A large Cornish town with a wealth of shops and waterside walks.

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