Find yourself the perfect self-catering cottage with Cornish Horizons.

Experts in holiday cottages in Cornwall, this family-run firm has over 650 self-catering homes on its books. Whether you’re after a country or coastal location, whether or not you want to bring your dog, whether you’ve got toddlers or teenagers in tow, Cornish Horizons will have the perfect property for you.

With offices in Padstow, St Ives, Fowey, Porthleven and Looe, Cornish Horizons has been matching customers’ requirements to the ideal holiday since 1991. The small but knowledgeable team is friendly, approachable and endlessly helpful. They are happy for you to ring or email them to discuss your needs, the old-fashioned way.

Meanwhile, the website – – is clear, efficient and frequently updated. Packed with information about holidays in Cornwall, it allows you to search for your accommodation by area, for luxury cottages, for dog-friendly cottages and so on.

Cornish Horizons say: “We know holidays, we know Cornwall”. Which sounds to us like the perfect combo. Here, we pick our favourite properties on their books.

The Mill

The exterior of this stone barn conversion is rural and charming, while the interior is clean, contemporary and well appointed. Reviewers rave about John, the property’s exceptionally thoughtful owner.

The Nooke

In a peaceful spot on a working farm, The Nooke makes for a very cosy couple’s retreat. This cottage would work well for a baby, too, and a high chair and travel cot can be hired by prior arrangement.

Bijou Cottage

Tranquility is the order of the day at the charming stone and slate Bijou Cottage. With whitewashed walls and pretty décor, it is a great place from which to explore Cornwall.

Tidal View

With its lovely garden and terrace, Tidal View offers a family or two couples a relaxing break. In a quiet part of Padstow, it’s just a five-minute walk to the town and harbour.

Seaspell Apartment

Five minutes’ walk from Constantine Bay, Seaspell Apartment is a hi-spec luxury apartment. It is beautifully presented and perfect for socialising and relaxing.

Fair View

With gorgeous views, plenty of space and a short hop to the Porthleven beach, this place is ideal for a family bucket-and-spade holiday.

May 2018