romantic retreats ~ a handpicked selection

Romantic Holiday Cottages in Cornwall

From rugged cliffs to sandy beaches and quaint fishing ports to upmarket shops and restaurants - Cornwall has it all! And if you would like to stay in style, then why not have a look at some of our luxury holiday cottages in Cornwall?

Please click on one of the links below to view our romantic cottages in Cornwall.

Honey Hedge, Lamorna Cove

Sleeps 2 – This sunny spot is a beautiful place to hideaway and we’ve found a charming little romantic bolthole for couples here. Honey Hedge has woodbeamed ceilings, a woodburner for cosy evenings and great sea views. We think it’s a great place to escape to enjoy Cornwall and some of the best south English coastline. Read more...


The Count House, near Calstock, Tamar Valley

Sleeps 2 – Nestled in natural woodland and with breathtaking views, The Count House is the kind of place to be if you want tranquility and enjoy the great outdoors. This Grade II-listed former mine captain’s office is a little hideaway for two on the Cornish/Devon border. Special Offer: On the week commencing July 4 there's a 30 per cent discount (minimum 3 nights) and on August 29 (2 nights) there is 20 per cent off. Just mention Romantic Retreats when you book! Read more...


The Cottage, Charlestown in Cornwall

Sleeps 4 – We have fallen in love with this southern escape. The beautiful rooms and maritime heritage of The Cottage in Charlestown have us dreaming of a week by the sea. This pint-sized grade II listed house is only 300 yards from the quayside in an olde worlde village – and a million miles away from modern city living. Read more...


Abbey Stables, Penzance in Cornwall

Sleeps 2 – We love quaint harbour hideaways and fresh walks by the sea – and this romantic retreat offers the best of both worlds. The Abbey Stables is tucked away in a quiet conservation area, a stone's throw from the harbour-side in atmospheric Penzance. Read more...


The Studio, Charlestown in Cornwall

Sleeps 2 – Be lulled to sleep by waves and sea breeze at this beautiful harbour retreat in Cornwall. We think The Studio is one of the prettiest seaside escapes you could wish for...This retreat is pint-sized, open plan and beautiful, with wooden rafters across the ceiling and natural white light flooding in through the windows. Wake up in a sumptuous bed for a day of seaside bliss. Read more...


The Cabin, Charlestown in Cornwall

Sleeps 2 – Soak up the sea breeze and some southern English sun at this tranquil little port spot. The Cabin is a pair of tiny, renovated Grade II listed buildings, with their own courtyard – making it perfect for a week of alfresco eating, resting up, and generally have a grand time. Read more...


Rooky's Nook, Trewalder near Port Isaac

Sleeps 2 - Rooky's Nook is tucked down a quiet country lane in the heart of Trewalder, a small rural hamlet near the magnificent North Cornwall coastline, offering luxury self-catering accommodation for two people. It is totally detached, not part of any holiday cottage complex, totally independent - managed and run by the owner - and totally unique! Autumn Breaks Special: (minimum of 3 nights) Available from 5th October – 12th December 2014. Simply quote ‘Romantic Retreats Autumn Breaks Special’ when booking and receive £50.00 discount. Autumn is a fantastic time of year to visit Cornwall, with many deserted beaches, colourful Cornish gardens, and fewer crowds, but still lots of exciting things to see and places to visit. Click on the website link for late availability, prices, and booking online. Read more...


Kildare, Port Isaac

Sleeps 4 - This coastal retreat is just a stone’s throw from the harbour and ideal for couples who like to watch the sun set over the waves. The white Cornish cottage makes a great base for pottering along England’s picturesque southern bays. Kildare is set in a quaint row of terraces in Port Isaac. The fishing village rose to fame as the setting for the Doc Martin television series and it is part of a dedicated Area of Natural Beauty. After seeing the place, we can’t understand why Doc Martin was always so grumpy! Read more...


Whitesand Bay Cottages, Sennen

Sleeps 2 / 4 / 5 / 6 - "A little piece of heaven . . ." That’s how the local postman has described the Vellan Dreath Valley, a lovely and hidden corner of Cornwall overlooking the wide sweep of Whitesand Bay. In an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty – a haven for botanists and wildlife enthusiasts – these delightful holiday cottages are set in a privately owned, unspoilt 8-acre valley, bordered by a stream, and offer spectacular panoramic sea views all year round. Read more...


Withiel Cottage, Lostwithiel near St. Austell

Sleeps 2 - This 100 year old semi-detached cottage sits in a quiet and quaint lane, minutes from the centre of the ancient town of Lostwithiel, which lies at the bottom of a wooden valley and lays claim to being the centre of the county’s antique history and slow food movement; with its collection of antique shops, fine dining restaurants and award-winning pubs, its easy to see why. Read more...


Tom's Cottage, St. Blazey near St. Austell

Sleeps 4 & 2 Pets allowed - Enjoying peace and seclusion, this attractive, detached holiday cottage lies just 3 miles from the coast and 1 mile from the Eden Project. Approached by a tree-lined lane, it's set within the 18-acre grounds of the owner’s home, which include the Saints’ Way footpath.  Read more...


Rashleigh's, Tywardreath near Fowey

Sleeps 2 - Tucked away in the unspoilt village of Tywardreath this romantic detached stonebuilt hideaway for two was once the robing room of the landed gentry for the beautiful village church next door. Tastefully modernized and equipped to a high standard the cottage is close by some lovely local beaches and is in the heart of “Daphne du Maurier” country. Read more...