Holiday Cottages with a Sea or Estuary View

The Cornish peninsula is blessed with around 300 miles of coastline - wherever you go in Cornwall, you’re never far from the sea. It is a landscape that draws people back again and again to witness its beauty, power and majesty. Whether you visit in the winter to watch the powerful breakers crashing against the cliffs, or in the summer to paddle in the crystal clear waters, the lure of the sea proves irresistible to many.

Just think of being able to wake up in the morning to the sounds of seagulls crying and the waves lapping against the shore. Then having breakfast overlooking a traditional working harbour, or miles of golden sands and a calm sea stretching out towards the endless horizon. Being so close to the coast offers many options, from a traditional “bucket-and-spade” beach holiday to an active break where you can try watersports such as windsurfing, kayaking and wave-skiing. Sailing and fishing trips are also popular pursuits for visitors, and there are many different options to choose from.

Explore stunning vistas and quaysides full of life, gaze out upon the yachts as they smoothly sail by and watch as the sun beams down lighting up parts of the Fowey estuary, and then go and join in. With water-based activities and sandy beaches, you won’t need much to convince you to head out into and become part of the picturesque view. From the quayside, you can take part in crabbing, find a bite to eat and a refreshing drink at one of the many nearby food outlets, or watch the world go by as you sit back and chill out.

Whether you sail, walk along coastal paths, or relax on the beaches, the Cornish coastline is a sight to behold. Photographers and artists would savour the scenery, amateur and expert alike, and you too will no doubt be amazed at how relaxing the coastal scenery is! Check out our beaches guide to find out about some of the nearby beaches.

Then in the evening, what could be better than sampling freshly caught fish and seafood while sipping a glass of wine and watching the sunset?

Cornish Horizons has a wonderful array of cottages by the sea, where you can relax and unwind while watching this magnificent spectacle.  Whether your group is large or small, we have something to suit everyone.


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Looe, South East Coast

L30004

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£300 - £668
per week
From £225 for a 3-night stay
  • 4 Star
  • A light and beautifully-appointed, first floor apartment with a private, sun-trap terrace to the rear. The perfect spot to catch the afternoon sun with a view of St Georges Island and the sea beyond.
  • 2 Guests
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Pet
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Beach 0.1 miles
  • Pub 0.1 miles
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Penzance, West Coast

P00729

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£300 - £585
per week
From £225 for a 3-night stay
  • 3 Star Gold
  • Bright and airy, Top Notch sleeps four in a reverse level maisonette. Just a short walk from the heart of Penzance. A perfect base after exploring Cornwall’s West Coast.
  • 2 Guests
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Pet
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Beach 1 mile
  • Pub 0.5 miles

Padstow Town, North Coast

P00543

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£1131 - £1909
per week
From £848 for a 3-night stay
  • 5 Star Gold
  • A luxurious retreat down to the last detail. Relax in a thoughtfully laid out open plan cottage and enjoy waking up to a view over the estuary from the comfort of a four-poster bed, savouring your morning cup of coffee.
  • 2 Guests
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Pet
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Beach 0.7 miles
  • Pub 0.3 miles

St Ives, West Coast

DECKE

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£306 - £768
per week
From £230 for a 3-night stay
  • Stylish loft style apartment centrally located in the Market Place and with the bonus of a roof terrace. Wonderful views across the Bay to Hayle Towans, the West pier and Harbour.
  • 2 Guests
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Pet
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Beach 0.1 miles
  • Pub 0.1 miles
£50 Off!

Coverack, South Coast

P00588

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£270 - £595
per week
From £203 for a 3-night stay
  • 3 Star Gold
  • Special offerAll available July & August weeks now with £50 off
  • 2 Guests
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Pet
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Beach 0.1 miles
  • Pub 2 miles

Fowey, South East Coast

CMOONR

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£308 - £747
per week
From £231 for a 3-night stay
  • A top-floor apartment with great views over the harbour and sea just a short walk from Fowey's centre and the beach. Also has parking for one car.
  • 2 Guests
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Pet
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Beach 0.1 miles
  • Pub 0.5 miles

St Ives, West Coast

QUAYST

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£357 - £881
per week
From £268 for a 3-night stay
  • This romantic bolthole offers captivating views across the bright blue harbour and is ideally place for discovering a wonderful St Ives experience.
  • 2 Guests
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Pet
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Beach 0.1 miles
  • Pub 0.1 miles
10% Off!

St Ives, West Coast

WROCK2

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£288 - £722
per week
From £216 for a 3-night stay
  • Special offer10% off all available August 2019 weeks and short breaks
  • 2 Guests
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Pet
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Beach 0.3 miles
  • Pub 0.5 miles

Looe, South East Coast

L30008

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£388 - £780
per week
From £291 for a 3-night stay
  • 4 Star
  • A private penthouse apartment with sea views from most rooms and a rear sun terrace to sit and enjoy views across to St George's Island. A perfect bolthole for two.
  • 2 Guests
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Pet
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Beach 0.1 miles
  • Pub 0.1 miles

Looe, South East Coast

L30007

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£350 - £725
per week
From £263 for a 3-night stay
  • 4 Star
  • A beautifully-presented first floor, 1 bedroom apartment. Open-plan living area leading to a balcony with stunning views across the bay. Perfect for al fresco dining.
  • 2 Guests
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Pet
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Beach 0.1 miles
  • Pub 0.1 miles
15% Off!

Marazion, West Coast

CHYEAS

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£298 - £693
per week
From £224 for a 3-night stay
  • 4 Star
  • Special offer15% off all available August 2019 weeks
  • 2 Guests
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Pet
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Beach 0.2 miles
  • Pub 0.2 miles

St Ives, West Coast

CHYR01

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£390 - £1001
per week
From £293 for a 3-night stay
  • A stones throw from the harbour, this compact studio style apartment is a great location for those wanting to relax and take it easy, as well as those who want to use it as a base for exploring the local area.
  • 2 Guests
  • 0 Bedrooms
  • No Pets
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Beach 0.1 miles
  • Pub 0.1 miles
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