May Half Term | Whitsun in Cornwall


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With the allure and fine weather and blissful floral blooms, your children will love spending time away before the summer term begins. The ideal holiday for you maybe action packed, exploring and discovering new and interesting places or relaxing in a light breeze with the promise of summer on its way. Whatever you prefer, make the most of May half term with a self-catering cottage in Cornwall.

Thanks to the balmy local climate, May in Cornwall is practically summer, boasting gentle sun rays and above average temperatures.

A day out on the beach is a possibility all year round in Cornwall, but if you’re lucky, the month of May might grant you enough warmth for a dip in the sea. Enjoy prime surf conditions on the award winning Fistral Beach in Newquay, or explore Kynance Cove near the Lizard Peninsula, with lush sapphire waters and stunning serpentine rock formations, described by some as one of the prettiest places around.

Go hiking across Bodmin Moor and take advantage of the dramatic scenery baked in a warm spring glow.  Brace sky-high thrill rides or enjoy undercover soft play areas for a family day out at the Flambards Theme Park in Helston.

Just imagine warmer weather and picnics in the countryside, flowers and lambs frolicking in the distance, longer days and even fun welly walks in the woods. Don’t miss out, treat yourselves to an unforgettable Cornish holiday this May Half Term.