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 751 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 751 holiday cottages available in August

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £913

2 bedroom, dog friendly apartment near the sea in Torpoint, Cornwall.


Want the chance to stay right in the heart of a historic country park? Then look no further than charming Horseshoe Cottage. Right on your doorstep, the 865 glorious acres of p...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £913

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  • 20% off

    29 Mar 2019 - 5 Apr 2019

    £474.76 £380.00

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £915

2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Dulverton, Somerset.


Withypool is at the heart of the beautiful Exmoor National Park and Riverview has a wonderful elevated village position with panoramic views of the River Barle below and the open m...

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £915

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £915

2 bedroom self catering cottage near the sea near Weymouth, Dorset.


This comfortable semi-detached family home is on the edge of the countryside, yet only three miles from Weymouth with its sandy beaches and historic quay. A 20 minute walk takes yo...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £915

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  • 15% off

    5 Apr 2019 - 12 Apr 2019

    £567.30 £481.95

  • 15% off

    12 Apr 2019 - 19 Apr 2019

    £567.30 £481.95

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £915

2 bedroom apartment near the beach in Penzance, West Cornwall.


Set within a gated mews of Georgian houses, close to the promenade in the seaside town of Penzance, Coulsons Retreat is a ground floor apartment. A hallway leads to the sitting...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £915

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  • 20% off

    30 Mar 2019 - 6 Apr 2019

    £434.62 £347.70

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £915

2 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Shaftesbury, Dorset.


Dairyman’s Cottage is traditional yet contemporary, semi-detached and set on a south-facing terrace. The property has a welcoming feel, with a stunning open plan design downstairs,...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £915

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  • 20% off

    29 Mar 2019 - 5 Apr 2019

    £434.62 £347.70

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £916

2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Holsworthy, North Devon.


Grenlecotte Cottage is a light-filled bolthole boasting a wood-burner, bespoke kitchen, beautiful wooden flooring throughout and a large and welcoming sitting-room. The sunny b...

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £916

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  • 20% off

    23 Mar 2019 - 30 Mar 2019

    £435.10 £348.08

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

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £925

2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Helston, West Cornwall.


Nestled in a wooded valley a short drive from the pretty fishing harbour of Porthleven, this detached barn offers guests and their four-legged friends a peaceful and relaxing rural...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £925

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  • 20% off

    29 Mar 2019 - 5 Apr 2019

    £407.00 £325.60

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £929

2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Taunton, Somerset.


Knights Barton is in a peaceful setting on the edge of the village of Halse, one of the prettiest in Somerset, between the Quantock Hills and Exmoor. This top quality, deceptive...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £929

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £929

2 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Porthleven, West Cornwall.


Only a short drive from the north coast's long golden beaches stretching between Godrevy Point and St Ives, this beautiful little barn stands in rural tranquility just outside the ...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £929

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  • 10% off

    30 Mar 2019 - 6 Apr 2019

    £441.27 £397.15

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £934

2 bedroom holiday cottage near Hayle, West Cornwall.


The mid-point of an ancient pilgrim’s route to the monastery atop St Michael’s Mount in the days before this famous landmark was surrounded by the sea, beautifully refurbished Pilg...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £934

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