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 458 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 458 holiday cottages available in August

4 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Looe, South Cornwall.


Less than three miles from beautiful Talland Bay and the historic fishing village of Polperro, this gorgeous Grade II Listed, 17th Century farmhouse is a truly wonderful holiday ba...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £1447 - £2010

4 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near Porthleven, West Cornwall.


This contemporary open plan house has far reaching views and a wood-fired hot tub to stargaze in; making this the ideal, year-round holiday home. Wheal Jane is perfect for friends ...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £1560 - £1950

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  • 20% off

    21 Jul 2018 - 28 Jul 2018

    £1950.00 £1560.00

We’re a Visit England Quality Accredited Agency for our high standards in holiday letting.

4 bedroom, rural cottage with sea views in Lamorna Cove, Cornwall.


Gorgeous Ros an Dinas sits high above Lamorna, the view across the Cornish countryside to the sea is breathtaking. This peaceful location is far from the madding crowd, relax in th...

  • Sleeps 8
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £1843 - £2560

4 bedroom converted barn with far reaching rural views in St Helens, Isle of Wight.


Hill Farm Barn is an immaculately presented and impressively converted 18th Century Threshing Barn standing in half acre of private grounds. Perched on a hilltop half a mile from a...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £1896 - £2370

7 bedroom thatched, dog friendly home near Lyme Regis, South Devon.


This beautiful country house and attached linked cottage are just eight miles inland from the seaside at Lyme Regis and the stunning beaches of the east Devon and Dorset Jurassic C...

  • Sleeps 14 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £1989 - £2900 *

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* Includes 30% off for parties up to 8 + 2 cots between 23 Jun and 8 Sep 2018. Bedroom 5 and the cottage are not available at the discounted rate.

  • 20% off

    20 Jul 2018 - 27 Jul 2018

    £2380.00 £1904.00

4 bedroom holiday cottage with sea views in Coverack, West Cornwall.


Wow, what a view! This beautiful cottage enjoys fabulous sea views which will leave you mesmerised. Aptly named Chy an Mor, meaning 'house by the sea' in Cornish and originally a c...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £2058 - £2100

4 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Beaminster, Dorset.


This tranquil and elegant period farmhouse has a luxurious contemporary interior, spacious flexible accommodation and a beautiful enclosed garden. The glorious west Dorset location...

  • Sleeps 8
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £2141 - £2185

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25% off for parties up to 4 between 1 Sep and 29 Sep 2018. Bedrooms 3 and 4 are excluded at the discounted rate.

  • 20% off

    20 Jul 2018 - 27 Jul 2018

    £2185.00 £1748.00

5 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near South Molton, North Devon.


Lower Upcott farmhouse and its detached 'grand design' barn conversion together create a unique and breathtaking holiday property for eight guests, if you only want to book the far...

  • Sleeps 10 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £2258 - £2880 *

* Includes 20% off for parties up to 8 + 2 cots on selected dates. The barn is excluded at the discounted rate.

We are Gold accredited with the Green Tourism Business Scheme.

4 bedroom cottage with sea views in the Lizard, West Cornwall.


Hidden down a lane on the fringes of the Lizard is a grand Victorian house with spectacular, panoramic sea views across to Old Lizard Head and Kynance Cove. At any time of year, fr...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sun

Price per week £2362 - £2410

4 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near Wadebridge, North Cornwall.


As soon as you step inside Bamboo, you will instantly feel your heart lift. This gorgeous, contemporary reverse level home is the ideal place to spend quality time with your family...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £2392 - £2990

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  • 20% off

    28 Jul 2018 - 4 Aug 2018

    £2990.00 £2392.00

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