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 546 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 546 holiday cottages available in August

3 bedroom self catering cottage in Wareham, Dorset.


Wareham is the gateway to the Jurassic Coast, a fabulous base from which to explore the Isle of Purbeck. Just within the ancient Saxon walls of this historic market town, Northgate...

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £975 - £995

3 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Truro, South Cornwall.


Harvesters Keep is a gorgeous barn conversion set in a wonderfully tranquil location with fabulous far reaching views over rolling countryside. Just ten minutes' drive from the pre...

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £980 - £1210

3 bedroom holiday cottage near Totnes, South Devon.


Found in the village of Marldon, only a short distance from Totnes and the glorious Devon coast, this very comfortable cottage is furnished with real flair and style. Wisteria Cott...

  • Sleeps 5
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £988 - £1220

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    6 Jul 2018 - 13 Jul 2018

    £1037.00 £829.60

3 bedroom holiday cottage near the beach in Mullion, West Cornwall.


The pretty village of Mullion is the largest on the Lizard, with shops, pubs and restaurants clustering around the 15th Century church of St Mellanus which lies at its heart. Locat...

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sun

Price per week £988 - £1220

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

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


Superb views over the water to Flushing and the Roseland peninsula are guaranteed from this beautifully decorated contemporary first floor apartment, part of the renowned Admiral's...

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £994 - £1380

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  • 20% off

    7 Jul 2018 - 14 Jul 2018

    £1159.20 £927.36

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


Gilly Barn is the perfect base from which to discover Cornwall’s infinitely diverse, very special magic on the north and south coasts and everywhere in between. With wonderful far ...

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £1029 - £1270

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the sea in Boscastle, Cornwall.


Boscastle needs little introduction, its picturesque harbour being a well-known Cornish landmark. A mere two minute stroll back from the fishing boats tucked below the harbour wall...

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £1033 - £1275

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


Rosedale is a traditional detached cottage which enjoys a fantastically convenient location set back slightly from the main road leading to the famously popular St Ives, its wonder...

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £1037 - £1280

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    7 Jul 2018 - 14 Jul 2018

    £1088.00 £870.40

3 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Bodmin, North Cornwall.


South Priddacombe, surrounded by 80 acres of farmland, is on Bodmin Moor yet only a half-hour drive from the north coast. Totally restored 20 years ago, the Owners won an award fro...

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £1062 - £1130

3 bedroom holiday cottage near Totnes, South Devon.


Torbay is renowned for the golden beaches and bustling seaside towns of Torquay and Paignton. Closer to Totnes and Dartmoor, Marldon is a quiet village where the Owner of Jasmine C...

  • Sleeps 5
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £1069 - £1320

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