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 16 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 16 holiday cottages available in August

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

7 nights from £450

1 Harrow Cottages

4642

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


This charming first floor apartment is in Nettlestone, just up the hill from Seaview and within walking distance of the beach. Surrounded by countryside there are lovely views from...

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

7 nights from £450

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £500

The Beatrice Studio

3666

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


Located on the first floor of Shanklin Villa, a lovely Victorian property, this small studio apartment packs a punch despite its size. Enjoying beautiful sea views from its elevate...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £500

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

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £589

The Piggery

4686

1 bedroom self catering cottage near South Molton, North Devon.


This beautifully styled and furnished studio, located on a smallholding just outside the village of Umberleigh in north Devon, is the ideal bolthole, boasting countryside views as ...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £589

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

7 nights from £618

Little Downderry Barn

4796

1 bedroom self catering cottage near Mevagissey, South Cornwall.


Follow the leafy green lanes that lead to Little Downderry Barn, a rural location with spectacular far-reaching views over the surrounding countryside just outside the village of C...

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

7 nights from £618

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

7 nights from £690

Bo-Peep Cabin

4788

Self catering cabin for two near Barnstaple, North Devon.


Bo-Peep is a beautifully presented off-grid cabin, in an elevated position and nestled in a secluded corner of stunning Devon. Surrounded by glorious country-style gardens, and loo...

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

7 nights from £690

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

7 nights from £696

The Byre

4732

1 bedroom self catering cottage near Battle.


Bursting with character and charm, The Byre is waiting to give you that rural experience. Situated in 12 acres of 1066 countryside it is one of Thornden Farm's original outbuilding...

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

7 nights from £696

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £725

The Old Stable

4733

1 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage near Battle.


Enjoy precious time together at The Old Stable, a wonderful cottage for couples looking for a quiet getaway in this peaceful part of Sussex. As you step inside the stable-door y...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £725

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

7 nights from £765

The Cadogan Apartment

3667

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


Sitting within a beautifully converted Victorian villa, The Cadogan Apartment offers a high standard of accommodation for a couple or lone traveller looking for a coastal break. Gu...

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

7 nights from £765

Our guests rate us 4.8/5 on Feefo, the independent review site.

  • Sleeps 3 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £549

Seashells

4667

2 bedroom holiday cottage near the beach in Exmouth, South Devon.


Seashells is a welcoming home-from-home situated moments away from stunning Exmouth beach and the bustling Exmouth marina. At the end of a fun-packed day exploring Exmouth and ...

  • Sleeps 3 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £549

  • Sleeps 3
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £851

Crab Pot Cottage

4794

2 bedroom self catering cottage in Newlyn, West Cornwall.


Tucked away in the heart of the picturesque and historical fishing village of Newlyn is this cute little retreat - a lovingly restored cottage perfect for small families or couples...

  • Sleeps 3
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £851

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