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 926 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.

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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 926 holiday cottages available in August

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £1070

Luxury glamping, sleeping 4, dog friendly near the beach near Mullion


Like the idea of luxury camping but not too sure about sleeping under canvas? Well look no further for the perfect solution – a tin tent! Rusty the Tin Tent, as featured on Channel...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £1070

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £1070

large 2 bedroom, rural dog friendly converted barn 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
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £1070

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

7 nights from £1075

2 bedroom holiday cottage with sea views in Polzeath, North Cornwall.


A beach hut by the sea is exactly what Krowji is, and what a beach! Polzeath has it all; surfing, acres of sand, cowrie shell hunting, trendy shops, a plethora of restaurants and s...

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

7 nights from £1075

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

7 nights from £1076

2 bedroom cottage with river views near Saltash, South Cornwall.


Looking for the perfect retreat set in a dream location, where the only passing traffic is on the water, then look no further than Riverside Cottage. Part of a converted 18th Centu...

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

7 nights from £1076

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

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

7 nights from £1080

2 bedroom holiday cottage near Falmouth, South Cornwall.


This cottage is an absolute gem; beautifully decorated and furnished to offer the utmost comfort and relaxation. The ground floor bedrooms have thick wool carpets, crisp linens and...

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

7 nights from £1080

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

7 nights from £1080 *

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

7 nights from £1080 *

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1080

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


With wonderful waterside views from this comfortable duplex apartment, you will find yourself very content watching the boats pass by. Part of the Packet Quays development in Falmo...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1080

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £1080

2 bedroom, dog friendly apartment near the beach near Falmouth.


This immaculately presented ground floor apartment is perfect for beach lovers and walkers alike, just yards from the coastal footpath and a five minute walk from Maenporth cove. P...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £1080

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

7 nights from £1082

2 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Port Isaac, North Cornwall.


Only two miles from Port Isaac of ‘Doc Martin’ fame and set within a 2 acre wildlife haven, Pottery Cottage is a characterful single-storey, stone-built barn designed and furnished...

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

7 nights from £1082

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

7 nights from £1082

2 bedroom self catering apartment near the beach in Seaview, Isle of Wight.


Bright and spacious, 10 Springfield Court is a second floor apartment set within eight acres of beautiful communal grounds. It would ideally suit a couple or small family. With...

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

7 nights from £1082

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