Holiday Cottages for August

Why not treat yourself to the holiday of a lifetime this August? Whatever you are hoping for, you will find a holiday just right for you among our handpicked selection of luxury self catering cottages. Be it a lakeside country retreat, a quiet haven in a vibrant town or a seaside sanctuary with stunning ocean views, we'll find you somewhere that you'll never want to leave. Read more

At Classic Cottages, all of our holiday cottages are handpicked and personally inspected so that we only have the best of the best on our books. We want your whole experience to be as relaxed as possible, so every single cottage is fully equipped and kitted out to ensure your total comfort.

Pick the perfect holiday cottage for August

Whatever takes your fancy this August, we will have a cottage that is just right for you. If you want to head away from the summer crowds, spend a week on the wild and beautiful moors. If you cannot wait for a swim in the cool summer sea, choose one of our seaside retreats. If you want to keep an open mind, peruse our selection of 262 self catering cottages available for August and discover your new favourite spot.

With so much on offer, you will only wish you could drag out August for a few more days.

Looking for ideas for your August holiday?

If you are looking for things to do in August, have a look at our list of events in the South and West.

We have 262 holiday cottages available in August

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £257

1 bedroom self catering apartment near the beach in Seaview, Isle of Wight.


West Flatlet is situated right in the heart of Seaview village and is perfect for couples looking for a coastal break. This small but cosy and comfortable first floor flat sits at ...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £257

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    31 Aug 2019 - 7 Sep 2019

    £321.75 £257.40

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £301

1 bedroom, rural self catering cottage near Okehampton, North Devon.


What a tranquil spot this is amidst rolling fields and wooded valleys. Lower Hewton Farm dates back to the 16th Century and the cottage, which adjoins the main house, is welcoming ...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £301

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  • 20% off

    30 Aug 2019 - 6 Sep 2019

    £376.74 £301.39

Need more time? Reserve any cottage for up to 24 hours before booking.

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £318

1 bedroom, rural cottage near the beach near St Ives, West Cornwall.


With sea views across open fields to the Atlantic Ocean from the bedroom, this compact barn conversion will provide a perfect base from which to explore the west Penwith peninsula ...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £318

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    31 Aug 2019 - 7 Sep 2019

    £397.60 £318.08

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £337

1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach near Portscatho.


Ideal for couples this detached, single-storey converted barn is located at Treluggan, a small country hamlet in the heart of the Roseland peninsula. There are some lovely coas...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £337

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £339

1 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Launceston, North Cornwall.


If you're looking for a peaceful break for two, you need look no further than Little Tregerry. Located down a country lane, in the heart of the Cornish countryside, this is the per...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £339

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  • 20% off

    28 Aug 2019 - 31 Aug 2019

    £237.30 £189.84

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £377

1 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near St Ives, West Cornwall.


A hop, skip and a jump from wonderful beaches, galleries and restaurants, Bay Tree Barn is a delightful semi-detached cottage in a small hamlet on the edge of dramatic moorland, ju...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £377

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £383

1 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Fowey.


Cowslip like Meadowsweet (1430), is a detached granite barn which has two steps leading into the living-room, where neutral walls and polished wood floors frame the warmly coloured...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £383

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    30 Aug 2019 - 6 Sep 2019

    £479.37 £383.50

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sun

7 nights from £385

1 bedroom cottage near the beach in The Lizard, West Cornwall.


This little studio is the perfect bolt hole; it gives you all the comfort of a hotel room with the added bonus of self-catering facilities. Just on the edge of Lizard village, the ...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sun

7 nights from £385

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  • 15% off

    25 Aug 2019 - 1 Sep 2019

    £520.00 £442.00

Arrive at your handpicked holiday home safe in the knowledge it’s been fully inspected.

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £391

1 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Falmouth, West Cornwall.


Tucked away down a Cornish country lane, this contemporary barn conversion is a great base for exploring Cornwall or the perfect spot for enjoying the bountiful wildlife in the sur...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £391

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £409

1 bedroom apartment with sea views near St Ives, West Cornwall.


Seeking the ultimate romantic hideaway? Then Polmina will become your best kept secret! Perfect for couples wanting to enjoy the elements of this rugged coastline, the property is ...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £409

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  • 50% off

    17 Aug 2019 - 24 Aug 2019

    £818.00 £409.00

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