Holiday Cottages for August

Why not treat yourself to the holiday of a lifetime this August? Whatever you are looking for you will find somewhere just right for you among our handpicked selection of luxury holiday cottages.

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 South and West 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 607 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 607 holiday cottages available in August

2 bedroom holiday cottage near the beach in Penzance, West Cornwall.


Open the door of The Chocolate House and step inside the deceptively spacious open plan living area. The sitting-area features a wood-burner effect electric stove, two armchairs an...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £1018 - £1257

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


One of only a handful of properties on Pendennis isthmus – a finger of land pointing out into Falmouth Bay – with far reaching views over the water towards the Lizard peninsula, th...

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

Price per week £1021 - £1260

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

2 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views in Coverack, Cornwall.


Light and contemporary, and with the most mesmerising sea views from the living-room and outside deck, the Owner has created a sparkling gem from this 1970s upside-down property. C...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £1021 - £1260

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


Peace and plenty, your own Hide, meadows bordered by a stream and a stunning lake make up this property's idyllic setting. Perfectly placed for visiting Sennen, Mousehole and St Iv...

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

Price per week £1029 - £1270

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


Set right on the water and as near as you can get to being on a boat without leaving dry land, this is a wonderful holiday location. Whizziwig is a stylish and comfortable ground f...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £1037 - £1440

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


There are fabulous views from the rooftop terrace of this lovely waterside apartment, from Penryn in the north across to the riverside village of Flushing and on to the Roseland pe...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £1037 - £1440

2 bedroom, rural cottage with sea views in Praa Sands, West Cornwall.


Perched close to the Praa Sands section of the South West Coast Path and the quiet rural hamlet of Trevurvas, Old Barn is a haven of tranquility. The west-facing sun-room overlooks...

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

Price per week £1053 - £1300

2 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Bridport, Dorset.


Nestling in a picturesque valley a fifteen minute drive from the Jurassic Coast, Barbridge Cottage is close to beaches, walks, fossil hunting, country houses, gardens and lovely pu...

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

Price per week £1060 - £1191

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2 bedroom, rural self catering cottage near Tiverton, North Devon.


This cottage is an absolute celebration of its setting at Backswood, a working farm where the Owners have a truly special conservation vision for this rural haven in mid-Devon's un...

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

Price per week £1068 - £1200

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    £948.00 £758.40

2 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Dartmouth, South Devon.


Lost and Found is ideal for those seeking rest and tranquility. Surrounded by the Greenway Estate, it sits at the head of a wooded valley 300 feet above the River Dart. Greenway Ho...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £1076 - £1098

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