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 723 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 723 holiday cottages available in August

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £944

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


Tucked away down leafy country lanes, The Linhay is a wonderfully restful retreat in a tranquil location. Beautifully presented throughout, and with easy access to explore the unta...

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £944

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  • 20% off

    27 Apr 2019 - 4 May 2019

    £402.59 £322.07

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £948

2 bedroom, rural holiday cottage in Beaworthy, North Devon.


Tucked deep in beautiful Devon countryside, offering woodland walks and coastal trips, Oak Leaf will delight discerning guests. Impeccably renovated, this semi-detached cottage ove...

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £948

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

7 nights from £950

2 bedroom holiday apartment with sea views in Seaview, Isle of Wight.


With uninterrupted views across the Solent from the balcony, this first floor apartment is the perfect seaside bolthole to while away the days relaxing with a good book, a glass of...

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

7 nights from £950

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

7 nights from £950

2 bedroom, rural self catering cottage with hot tub near Falmouth, West Cornwall.


Nestled on the outskirts of the pretty Cornish village of Stithians, this gorgeous bespoke barn is the ideal 'get away from it all' destination. Hettie's Barn is located on the edg...

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

7 nights from £950

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

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £950

2 bedroom holiday cottage near the sea near Brixham, South Devon.


This exceptional semi-detached cottage is located in a wonderful corner of south Devon near Agatha Christie's former home Greenway (now a National Trust treasure) with beautiful wa...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £950

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

7 nights from £951

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


Stockham Farm is an historic farmstead with panoramic views of the Exmoor National Park, just a few moments’ drive from the charming little market town of Dulverton. This beautiful...

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

7 nights from £951

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

7 nights from £959

2 bedroom self catering apartment with sea views in Ventnor.


With sea views from the terrace and fresh, modern décor throughout, 2 St Josephs is a holiday maker's home-from-home. It is the perfect get-away for a small family, a couple or two...

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

7 nights from £959

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

7 nights from £960

2 bedroom, rural apartment near the beach in Flushing, Cornwall.


Little Trefusis is a single-storey cottage close to Flushing, a delightful waterside village with two popular pubs and a harbourside cafe. This charming cottage has an open plan li...

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

7 nights from £960

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  • 20% off

    27 Apr 2019 - 4 May 2019

    £465.88 £372.71

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

7 nights from £965

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


The Bull Pen, as the name suggests, has been home to the farm's prize breeding bulls over the years but it has now been transformed into a fabulous two bedroom holiday barn. Farmed...

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

7 nights from £965

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  • 20% off

    27 Apr 2019 - 4 May 2019

    £515.61 £412.49

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £980

2 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Instow, North Devon.


Just a few miles inland from north Devon’s beautiful sandy beaches, Fig Tree Cottage is a peaceful retreat with its own large private walled garden and beyond, a further five acres...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £980

Readymade beds and fluffy towels; this simple but appreciated welcome is standard with us.

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