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 612 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 612 holiday cottages available in August

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

7 nights from £560

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 £560

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  • 10% off

    13 Jul 2019 - 20 Jul 2019

    £507.84 £457.06

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

7 nights from £561

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 £561

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £587

1 bedroom self catering cottage in Wadebridge, North Cornwall.


Little Meadowside is a delightful little bolthole for two, located on the edge of the vibrant town of Wadebridge. Nestled in a tiny hamlet, down a private lane, you truly are tucke...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £587

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  • 10% off

    13 Jul 2019 - 20 Jul 2019

    £535.44 £481.89

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

7 nights from £588

1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach in Lamorna Cove.


Cosy and all on one level, the open plan living area in Munnings Studio has a modern kitchen, dining-table and a comfortable sofa facing the wall-mounted plasma television. The com...

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

7 nights from £588

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £591

1 bedroom apartment near the sea in Boscastle, North Cornwall.


With a bird's eye view overlooking Boscastle's picturesque Jordan Vale, this charming little bolthole for two is a great base for exploring the delights of this lovely village and ...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £591

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  • 10% off

    13 Jul 2019 - 20 Jul 2019

    £538.85 £484.97

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

7 nights from £592

1 bedroom, rural cottage near the beach near Bridport, Dorset.


The Linhay is a tucked away single-storey retreat – an ideal base for exploring the wonderful coastline. The cottage nestles alongside the barns, with a fully enclosed gravel court...

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

7 nights from £592

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  • 15% off

    29 Jun 2019 - 6 Jul 2019

    £522.35 £444.00

  • 10% off

    13 Jul 2019 - 20 Jul 2019

    £565.88 £509.29

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

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

7 nights from £592

1 bedroom, rural cottage near the beach near Bridport, Dorset.


The Dairy is another extremely comfortable single-storey cottage in this small and friendly farm development. This property has French windows to its own enclosed outside space – t...

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

7 nights from £592

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

7 nights from £595

Shepherds Hut for two near Polperro, South Cornwall.


Beautifully hand-crafted with consummate skill and an eye for quirky detail, this bespoke shepherd’s hut is an absolute delight. Everything has been meticulously planned, from the ...

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

7 nights from £595

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  • 10% off

    21 Jun 2019 - 28 Jun 2019

    £491.64 £442.48

  • 10% off

    5 Jul 2019 - 12 Jul 2019

    £565.83 £509.25

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £595

1 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Totnes, South Devon.


In an idyllic location, down a quiet lane just outside a pretty village and surrounded by open fields, this 18th Century cottage is well located for touring the beautiful South Ham...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £595

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  • 15% off

    28 Jun 2019 - 5 Jul 2019

    £525.00 £446.25

  • 10% off

    12 Jul 2019 - 19 Jul 2019

    £568.75 £511.88

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £595

1 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Falmouth, West Cornwall.


This delectably simple little pied-a-terre, set midway between both coasts, makes an ideal base for exploring Cornwall. The private south-facing garden, with its handy shed for ...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £595

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  • 15% off

    29 Jun 2019 - 6 Jul 2019

    £484.17 £411.54

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