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 533 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 533 holiday cottages available in August

2 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Polzeath, North Cornwall.


Little Bokelly feels part of a secret kingdom, quite apart from the everyday world. Set down an unmade lane and converted from an old stable, its serene setting is quiet and peacef...

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

Price per week £923 - £1140

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  • 20% off

    7 Jul 2018 - 14 Jul 2018

    £969.00 £775.20

2 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage in Dulverton, Somerset.


This beautifully refurbished and spacious Victorian wing of a traditional period farmhouse is in one of those truly stunning settings that Exmoor National Park is all about. The tr...

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

Price per week £932 - £951

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  • 20% off

    6 Jul 2018 - 13 Jul 2018

    £846.39 £677.11

Dogs go free on holidays starting between 29th June to 5th July.

2 bedroom rural holiday cottage near Looe, South Cornwall.


Once a stone-built mill house, Millers has been lovingly transformed into a wonderfully comfortable holiday home. Top quality furnishings, WiFi access and a warming wood-burner com...

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

Price per week £935 - £1050

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  • 20% off

    30 Jun 2018 - 7 Jul 2018

    £845.25 £676.00

  • 20% off

    7 Jul 2018 - 14 Jul 2018

    £892.50 £713.60

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


Set in the courtyard of an original farmstead in a scenic location, within easy reach of Exmoor National Park’s open moorlands and the lovely market towns of Dulverton and Bampton,...

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

Price per week £941 - £1200 *

* Includes 20% off for parties up to 4 + cot between 30 Jun and 4 Aug 2018, 25 Aug and 8 Sep 2018.

2 bedroom holiday cottage near the beach near St Ives, West Cornwall.


Here is your chance to have a holiday just a links golf course away from Porthkidney Sands with its azure blue seas and golden sands; or an opportunity to play a round or two on th...

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

Price per week £948 - £1458

2 bedroom holiday apartment with sea views in Brixham, South Devon.


57 Moorings Reach is in a highly sought-after, award-winning development and this second floor apartment is a nautical treat from every angle; from the amazing views of the harbour...

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

Price per week £948 - £1170

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  • 20% off

    7 Jul 2018 - 14 Jul 2018

    £994.50 £795.60

2 bedroom self catering cottage near the beach in Cowes, Isle of Wight


Solent View is an immaculately presented seaside villa just metres away from the seafront of Gurnard. Each room has been thoughtfully decorated to make you feel relaxed and the ope...

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

Price per week £950 - £1750

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  • 15% off

    6 Jul 2018 - 13 Jul 2018

    £925.00 £786.25

2 bedroom, rural self catering cottage near Shaftesbury, Dorset.


Converted from a former stable, Brookland Barn offers an immaculate property all on one level in fabulous surroundings. The south-facing barn looks out over the enclosed garden and...

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

Price per week £952 - £1070

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  • 15% off

    6 Jul 2018 - 13 Jul 2018

    £909.50 £773.08

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2 bedroom holiday cottage with sea views in Falmouth, South Cornwall.


Fabulous uninterrupted views across the Carrick Roads from Falmouth harbour to the Roseland peninsula are showcased from the first floor sitting-room and master bedroom of this lov...

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

Price per week £957 - £1182

2 bedroom thatched, rural holiday cottage near Exeter, South Devon.


In the unspoiled countryside of east Devon, a short drive from the Jurassic Coast, Legars Cottage is a stunning, peaceful, rural retreat. The interior is beautifully designed with ...

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

Price per week £963

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