Cornwall Holiday Cottages - How to find the best Cornwall accommodation

From the rugged coastline,to the golden beaches, quaint seaside towns and generally stunning scenery —there’s a reason why Cornwall is one of the UK’s most popular holiday destinations. British holidaymakers flock to the county in their thousands each year.


But so much about a holiday in Cornwall depends on having accommodation you can truly unwind in. Whether it’s a cottage, lodge, caravan, barn, chalet or apartment, it’s vital to have a space in which you can kick back and unwind.

There’s much to consider when it comes to your Cornwall holiday accommodation, below are some of the key things to think about:

Key things to consider:

Type of accommodation

Choosing the most suitable type of accommodation can have a big impact on your holiday in Cornwall. Think about what kind of getaway you’re after.

Is it a tranquil cottage holiday in the Cornish countryside? Is it a luxurious lodge holiday? Do you fancy a Cornwall holiday apartment with views of the sea? Or would you prefer a chalet?

Picking the style of accommodation that best matches your budget and taste will give you the best chance of making holiday memories that last a lifetime!


With so many fantastic places to visit in Cornwall, it can be tough to know where is best to stay. St Ives is a hugely popular spot, as is Newquay. Then you have more rural settings such as the Lizard Peninsula.

Much will depend on what kind of facilities and amenities you need close by, so keep these in mind when choosing where in Cornwall to stay. 


Of course, you’ll have to base your accommodation choices on how big a group you are!

If you’re a large family, then a lodge or house might be the best bet. For couples or small groups, you might fancy a Cornwall holiday apartment. It’s all down to your own specific needs and requirements.

Rules around pets

If you’re planning to bring your dog on holiday with you, it’s worth researching the rules around pets for each type of accommodation.

Luckily, Away Resorts welcomes your four-legged friends to all its holiday parks, so you can rest assured that your pooch won’t feel left out!


If you’re looking for a holiday that will truly leave a lasting impression, you might want to go for accommodation that features stylish décor.

This could be a nicely designed barn or chalet, or a lodge with modern fittings and quality interiors. Once again, it’s all down to personal taste. 

The interior of one of our stunning Chalets.

Beachside chalet holidays in Cornwall

If you’re after something a little cosier, chalet holidays can be a great way to have a fabulous time away without breaking the bank. It gets even better when you add in a beach location, meaning you can take in the sights and sounds of the sea whenever you like. Chalets have room for the whole family and offer a more authentic holiday park feel!

The exterior of our Exclusive Indulgent Rooftop Lodge. Book your holiday now!

Picturesque holiday lodges in Cornwall

Cornwall lodge holidays are one of the best ways to experience this stunning county, and with room for the whole family - including your dog - a lodge is one of the best options for making the most of your staycation. Lodges are typically large houses that accommodate up to 10 guests, giving you a little bit more space to relax.

Cornwall holidays with Away Resorts

Away Resorts has parks in the following Cornwall locations, each offering a variety of ways to stay, perfect for every taste and budget.

A family enjoying a summers day on the beach. There is a mother and father and two young children.

Precious family time

Stunning ways to stay

Stunning ways to stay

Frequently Asked Questions

Are there any wheelchair accessible accommodations in Cornwall?

At Away Resorts, both our Adapted caravans and a selection of Comfort caravans are wheelchair accessible. In our Adapted caravans, you’ll find lowered surfaces and ramped access for ease.

Are the holiday cottages in Cornwall dog-friendly?

All of our Cornwall accommodation is pet-friendly, so no family member gets left behind. That’s right, you can bring your four-legged friend to explore Cornwall’s sights, beaches, and best of all – to cuddle up in the luxury accommodation of your choosing.

What’s the best type of holiday accommodation in Cornwall?

With such a wide range of holiday cottages and accommodations to choose from for your holiday in Cornwall, it can be hard to pick which is best. Well, you’ll want to take into consideration the number of people in your holiday party first. If you’re in a big group, our holiday cottages or lodges may be your best bet.

If you’re a family, caravans and apartments will suit you perfectly – giving you a unique and spacious base whilst saving money for other activities. For a couple, any of our accommodations will suit your needs, with one-bed caravans and hot tub holidays ideal if you want a more romantic getaway. You could even go glamping!

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