Top Ten Large Holiday Homes for Indulgent Escapes

Our incredible Cornish Cribs collection showcases the best large holiday homes in Cornwall. From mid-summer gatherings with cliff-top hot tubs, to Yuletide celebrations in the grandest of dining rooms,  read on to discover our top ten large holiday homes for gatherings. Your dream Cornish Crib awaits!

Situated in breathtaking locations around Cornwall, our Cribs pull out all the stops when it comes to luxury holidaying, featuring everything from cinema rooms to hot tubs, private beach access to serene wellness spas.

1. Molesworth Manor, sleeps 14, near Padstow      

Probably north Cornwall’s most unique and stylish residence, grand social areas twist into cosy nooks and window seats at Molesworth Manor. A truly unique home with beautiful spaces to spread out in and curiosity at every turn, a stay at Molesworth Manor is an unforgettable experience. Clink new years champagne flutes in the spacious cedar hot tubs, or watch as children play barefoot on the mid-summer lawn complete with an almost ‘secret garden’ ambience.


2. Merry Mead, sleeps 8, St Mawes

 Filled with space, light and a breezy coastal feel, Merry Mead is St Mawes’ iconic seaside residence. Spread out on the large, sea view terrace, or embrace luxury pool party vibes around the private indoor swimming pool. Surrounded by complete luxury, you can watch the world quite literally sail by from an impressive elevated position.



3. Rosilian Hall, sleeps 20, Flushing

Be our guest… Created with optimum luxury and grandeur in mind, this large holiday home could have been plucked straight from Walt Disney’s Beauty and The Beast. French antique furniture dominates the interior style, creating an opulent, fairytale feel. Sitting on the bank of the River Fal and within 1.6 aches of established grounds, Rosilian Hall offers space for games, al fresco dining, or simply lounging on the lawn with a Tarquins gin and tonic.


4. Bodrigy, sleeps 12, Cadgwith Cove

Set high above the postcard-perfect fishing cove of Cadgwith on the Lizard Peninsula, Bodrigy captures the most stunning seascapes in Cornwall. Twelve guests will enjoy laid-back luxury as the backdrop of azure water and verdant green lawn promises the most picturesque of summer garden parties. If you’re looking for a large holiday home in Cornwall, with space to gather together but also find a quiet moment, Bodrigy is a fantastic choice.



5. Elynglas, sleeps 12, Cubert

 Elynglas perfectly combines country living with coastal adventure. The flawlessly renovated Grade II listed property flaunts dream worthy interiors and a pretty walled garden. With sought after luxuries inside and out, guests will enjoy dressing the large dining table to impress, and unwinding in the hot tub in the old stable. Pick and choose from six stunning and oh-so-spacious bedrooms, just five minutes from the sandy shore of Holywell Bay.


6. Halyard House, sleeps 12, Flushing

Panoramic views and your very own private beach access await at Halyard House. Steps lead down from the lawn to the beach, which is a lovely spot for a high tide swim or perhaps a family picnic. Inside, maritime inspired decor and stunning views will set the luxury coastal scene, whilst outside a large terrace bacons guests for BBQ banquets in the sunshine.



7. Alta, sleeps 10, nr Falmouth

Perhaps the star of Alta’s incredible show is the beautiful 1.5 acre garden. Blooming Camellias and coastal botanicals create a natural playground to explore, all in the complete privacy of Alta’s grounds. Interior designed by Mint House Interiors and capturing amazing views, the inside of Alta is no less impressive.



8. Belvedere House, sleeps 12, Charlestown

Of all of our large holiday homes, this one is most akin to a rockstar residence. Drive through the private gates, and discover the ultimate holiday highlife inside. Whether you recline by the heated indoor pool with your go-to cocktail or team up on the top floor games room, Belvedere promises quality downtime by the sea, just yards from the stunning coast path.



9. Carn Cobba, sleeps 12, St Ives

With a wild and enchanting garden, and unique cliff top location, Carn Cobba is no ordinary large holiday home. Family members of all ages will adore being surrounded by uninterrupted ocean views from this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. From the sloping garden, a gate leads directly onto the National Trust South West Coastal Path, extending your outdoor space to wherever your wanderlust takes you.


10. Little Cutmadoc Farm, sleeps 8, Lanhydrock

Trade the bright lights and business of the city for a magical garden and starry
sky at Litte Cutmadoc Farm. Truly tranquil, this incredible home encourages time together, with only the local wildlife to interrupt. Among other unique delights, this rural wonderland boasts an indulgent hot tub and even a private lake.



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