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. 

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 428 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 428 holiday cottages available in August

1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views at Lands End, Cornwall.


This retreat has so much to offer…including a shared outdoor heated swimming pool (available from the beginning of May to the end of September) and a shared games-room/gym, as well...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £748 - £840

1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with hot tub near Liskeard, South Cornwall.


Sivel is a gorgeous single-storey cottage, in an amazing place – 20 acres of wooded valley and lovingly tended gardens with wonderful views across the valley to rolling countryside...

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

Price per week £751 - £852

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  • 10% off

    24 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018

    £834.96 £751.50

Each and every one of our cottages is fully equipped with everything you’ll need on holiday.

Outstanding hut, sleeping two with hot tub near Looe, South Cornwall.


When you wish upon a star… anything your heart desires will come to you… and as you lay your head on your pillow at night gazing out of the skylight above, at a black velvet sky sp...

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

Price per week £764 - £780

1 bedroom, rural cottage near the beach near Sennen, West Cornwall.


Contemporary luxury on the edge of the Cot Valley with views across open countryside to the Atlantic Ocean, sums up this gorgeous retreat. All on one level with a south-facing terr...

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

Price per week £765 - £860

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  • 10% off

    11 Aug 2018 - 18 Aug 2018

    £860.00 £774.00

1 bedroom apartment with sea views in Falmouth, South Cornwall.


How many holiday apartments offer the chance of falling asleep with a Royal Navy vessel moored almost alongside then waking with a luxury cruise liner in its place? Add views from ...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £769 - £785

1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach near Sennen, Cornwall.


You will be thoroughly delighted with this beautiful detached retreat on the edge of St Just, close to dramatic moorland and the South West Coast Path, within the Owners’ grounds b...

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

Price per week £782 - £798

1 bedroom, rural apartment with sea views near Kingsand, Cornwall.


Prepare to be wowed by the most spectacular of sea views from this irresistible apartment for two, set right on the water's edge, in the historic Fort Picklecombe on the beautiful ...

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

Price per week £782 - £798

1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the sea near St Ives, Cornwall.


A perfect retreat for you and your pooches, set close to the renowned Gurnards Head pub and restaurant and a small working dairy farm, Little Gurnards will delight walkers and food...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £815 - £867

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

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


Lovingly and sympathetically converted from an 18th Century granite barn, this little gem of a retreat for two has a vintage vibe and the quirky elegance you would find in a luxury...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £846 - £940

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    27 Jul 2018 - 3 Aug 2018

    £940.00 £846.00

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


Taking its name from the nearby bridge over the Walkham river, Huckworthy is a truly idyllic couple's retreat. Granite steps lead you up to the front door and private garden area, ...

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

Price per week £852 - £869

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