5 Amazing Self-Catering Cottages to Visit in Cornwall

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5 Amazing Self-Catering Cottages to Visit in Cornwall


We have already given you a list of exciting things to do and beautiful things to see during your stay in Cornwall, Britain’s favourite staycation destination. Now you’ll be looking for the perfect place to stay where you can take full advantage of the gorgeous sandy beaches, open blue waters and secluded sandy coves. The Talehay Cottages in Pelynt provide the ultimate holiday getaway

The Talehay Cottages is a collection of converted stone-built cottages and a farmhouse, rich in character, tranquillity and comfort. All of the cottages provide tasteful furnishings, a well as spacious communal gardens, which makes them the ideal location for barbeque and picnic lovers. As well as the copious amount of open green lawns, children have access to an ‘adventure playground’, and the cottages are just three short miles away from the coast.  If you’re looking for a peaceful, private and restorative family, group or couple’s holiday, these cottages are a perfect match.

1. Coach House

Coach House

The Coach is a light, spacious and bright cottage, perfect for long summer days. This is a one-bedroom detached house with beautiful views of the sprawling countryside fields. The Coach sleeps two, so it’s a great choice for romantic mini-breaks or for small families who don’t mind sharing. You benefit from an en-suite bathroom and a well-equipped kitchen, not to mention the flat-screen TV, selection of books, DVDs and games. For those of you who prefer eating in the open air, there is a dedicated picnic table overlooking the beautiful Cornish countryside.

2. The Barn

the barn

The Barn is a beautiful and traditional cottage with a stone fireplace, slate windowsills and old oak beams to exemplify British rustic charm. It is a two-story, one-bedroom cottage that sleeps two. The Barn has a fully-equipped lounge-diner, and is south-facing, which means the lucky occupants are in the best position to sit outside with the afternoon sun and enjoy a glass of wine and good company.

3. The Stables

The Stables

The Stables are split-level, with a twin bedroom, kitchen, bathroom and lounge on the bottom floor with a large double bedroom on the floor above. This two-bedroom cottage can sleep four-to-five people, so it is perfect for a summer family holiday. If you love the look and feel of this beautiful cottage, act quick, as this popular accommodation has limited availability, with bookings only accepted from June to September. This cottage has a unique charm, with high-vaulted beamed ceilings and slate floors with immaculate views across the surrounding fields.

4. The Owl

the owl


The Owl is a two story, two-bedroom character cottage with oak beams and a stone fireplace. This cottage sleeps four, so it’s perfect for a family wanting to explore the coast, or for two sharing couples who want to escape the chaos of the city. The cottage is south-facing, has a fully-equipped kitchen, a garden table and picnic table to the rear, overlooking the countryside.

5. The Lodge

the lodge

The Lodge is a one-bedroom accommodation with all the character you would hope for from a traditional Cornish cottage. The Lodge sleeps two, so it’s perfect for couples, especially given its bright, spacious, open-plan layout. The cottage combines traditional and luxury, it is far from busy roads and it is the ultimate retreat for those seeking solace in the countryside.

Get your holiday cottage booked now and relax knowing that you have taken the first steps to arranging the holiday of a lifetime. To book any of the above cottages, or to discuss them in more detail, contact Bimblebox and we can help you find the perfect cottage holiday.