Dartmoor Holiday Cottages Available in August

Let your heart and mind run wild with a Dartmoor getaway this August. All of our luxury self catering cottages are personally inspected and fully kitted out so that you can enjoy the best of the best. Take a rummage through our collection of Dartmoor retreats and find the right one for you. Or two. Or three. 

Why choose a holiday in Dartmoor this August? If not for the rugged, undulating moor bursting with multi-coloured shrubs and pretty wild flowers, then for the proud forest tufts peppering the landscape. If not for the gurgling streams meandering their way happily through craggy, carved-out beds, then for the birds that sing out and dance on the breeze. If not for the mysterious and strong stone tors that rise from soft earth, then for the moorland ponies that call Dartmoor their home. Why choose a holiday in Dartmoor this August? Because there is nowhere else like it.

Find a holiday cottage in Dartmoor this August

Whatever you are looking for this August, whether it be a peaceful retreat away from summer crowds or a chance to gather your loved ones close and spend quality time together, you will find the perfect cottage for you.

At Classic Cottages, we like to emphasise the importance of high quality accommodation so that you can enjoy every moment of your break. Each cottages provides everything and anything you may need and no detail is forgotten.

To find the holiday cottage of your dreams in Dartmoor in August, browse our selection of available cottages and get ready to fall even deeper in love with Dartmoor.

30 available cottages for August in Dartmoor

3 bedroom, rural self catering cottage in Ivybridge, South Devon.


Nestled in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, at the end of a long driveway, Oak Cottage is based within the grounds of Swainstone Manor and provides one of the most peaceful s...

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £1016 - £1254

3 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Tavistock, Dartmoor.


The tiny church of St Michael de Rupe is perched on top of Brentor and can be seen for miles around. Moorside, one of a pair of cottages, is tucked away in a sheltered spot down a ...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £1031 - £1289

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    27 Jul 2018 - 3 Aug 2018

    £1289.00 £1031.20

3 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Tavistock, Dartmoor.


Stunning can be an over-used term but Ida Cottage really lives up to the description. Under-floor heating throughout, toasty slate-flooring downstairs and oak-flooring upstairs, th...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £1132 - £1397

3 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Tavistock, Dartmoor.


Giles Cottage is an exceptionally attractive detached cottage, set within the stunning grounds of Wringworthy Farm. Staying in this beautiful Grade II Listed cottage you are guaran...

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £1144 - £1430

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    3 Aug 2018 - 10 Aug 2018

    £1430.00 £1144.00

3 bedroom, rural self catering cottage near Tavistock, Dartmoor.


The School House is incredibly special and the perfect retreat for those who want to get away from it all and completely unwind and relax. Originally the village school, The School...

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £1495 - £1525

4 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Tavistock, Dartmoor.


Half an hour from Tavistock, Ludbrook Cottage, on the banks of the River Tavy, is outside the village of Buckland Monachorum. Seasonal salmon and trout fishing is available by arra...

  • Sleeps 7 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £1203 - £1850

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Named after the river running below, Walkham has a garden with uninterrupted views across the valley with its fields and woodland, to the rise of Dartmoor beyond. Inside you will b...

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots in 2 properties
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £2164 - £2208


The Cob, the largest of the three cottages, has slate flagstones in the hallway and wooden floors in the sitting-room and dining-room, with a wood-burner providing cosy warmth. The...

  • Sleeps 12 + 3 cots in 3 properties
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £2284 - £2619


Lena is just beautiful with a cosy sitting/dining-room, a wood-burner and under-floor heating which keeps the slate floors downstairs warm underfoot. A modern well-equipped kitchen...

  • Sleeps 16 + 4 cots in 3 properties
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £3182 - £3846