We have a wide selection of sea view cottages, beach houses and coastal retreats in Cornwall in some wonderful seaside locations - making Cornwall a perfect place for a holiday by the sea.
Almost cut off from the rest of the English mainland, Cornwall and its 400 miles of unique coastline has been allowed to evolve in its own mysterious and irresistibly romantic way. The county's history is alive with tales of smugglers and pirates who took full advantage of the countless coves and secluded estuaries.
Cornwall has impressive sandy beaches, breathtaking coastal scenery, charming seaside towns and stunning sea views which can all be enjoyed at these holiday cottages by the sea.
Best Beach Cottages & Coastal Cottages in Cornwall
These days Cornwall can boast a thriving tourism industry with visitors coming from all over the world to experience the Cornish spirit and embrace its laid back (or 'dreckly') attitude towards life. With its picturesque harbours, gorgeous cornish sea view cottages, endless sandy beaches and abundant opportunities for exploration by foot, wheel, paddle or sail it is easy to see why.
Cornwall is a such a great place for the annual summer holiday, a short break by the sea visit or a romantic weekend away. There are many great places to visit while on holiday or vacation in Cornwall, including Land's End, St Ives and the Eden Project. For more information on what to see and do in the area see the VisitCornwall website. And with such a fine choice of sea view cottages near the beach in Cornwall, you can take in the beautiful scenery in the comfort of your coastal holiday accommodation.
Fantastic Holiday Cottages by the Sea in Cornwall
The fantastic news for those thinking of holidaying by the sea in Cornwall is that the standard of accommodation has never been higher. Cornish holiday cottages with sea views are plentiful: from traditional seaside fishermen's cottages to contemporary beachside apartments, there is a sea view for everyone. Choose from sea view cottages in St Ives, or other holiday hotspots such as Newquay, Bude, Looe, Falmouth and Porthleven. This handpicked selection of sea view and beachside holiday accommodation represents some of the best places to stay in Cornwall.
Cornwall Beach Cottages & Houses to Rent by the Sea
With so many Cornwall beach cottages, lodges and houses to rent by the sea, it's hard to know where to start. We recommend thinking about your holiday destination first - whether you want North, South or West Cornwall; and whether you want a holiday property in a town or within walking distance of shops, pubs and restaurants, or would prefer a Cornwall cottage or beachlet in a remote coastal location. Whatever your preference we have plenty of holiday homes for rent by the week, fortnight and some longer-term holiday lets.
Cornwall's Dog Friendly Beach & Sea View Cottages
And don't worry if you want to bring your dog on holiday too. Many of the self-catering holiday homes on our list welcome well-behaved dogs. These dog-friendly cottages in Cornwall provide a great base for dog lovers to explore the coast, take your pet for a walk or just sit back and admire the view. Book your dog-friendly beach cottage or sea view holiday home now!