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

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 £2332 - £3400 *

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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

    6 Jul 2018 - 13 Jul 2018

    £2118.20 £1694.56

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

7 bedroom, dog friendly holiday home near Wadebridge, North Cornwall.


Bosneives House is an absolute stunner! Approached along leafy lanes in an idyllic countryside setting, this elegantly furnished Grade II Listed country home is the perfect escape ...

  • Sleeps 14 + 4 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £2568 - £3950 *

* Includes 30% off for parties up to 8 + 4 cots between 28 Jul and 4 Aug 2018. 4 Bedrooms are available at the discounted rate. The Housekeeper will contact you to discuss which Bedrooms you would like to use. 25% off for parties up to 10 + 4 cots between 28 Jul and 4 Aug 2018. 5 Bedrooms are available at the discounted rate. The Housekeeper will make contact to discuss which Bedrooms you would like to use.

5 bedroom, rural self catering cottage near the beach in Seaview, Isle of Wight.


The Old Boat House is an attractive period cottage set in a fantastic waterfront location on the edge of the beach at Seagrove Bay. This is a charming family home and can be rented...

  • Sleeps 9 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £1888 - £2360

5 bedroom cottage with sea views in Mawgan Porth, North Cornwall.


Twelve Steps is just off the coast road leading down to Mawgan Porth, a real surfer’s paradise beach on the north Cornish coast. With Atlantic sea views and direct access to the be...

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

Price per week £1885 - £2900

5 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near Falmouth, South Cornwall.


Oh my, what a lovely family home this is! From the approach through the dappled lanes flanked with moss-covered trees to the fabulous countryside views, and the spacious living acc...

  • Sleeps 10 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £2228 - £2751

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20% off for parties up to 4 + cot between 1 Sep and 13 Oct 2018.

  • 20% off

    7 Jul 2018 - 14 Jul 2018

    £2338.35 £1870.68

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

5 bedroom, rural self catering cottage near Bodmin, North Cornwall.


How do we begin to eulogise about Lavethan Mill? Should we start with the location, the privacy, or the loving restoration and exemplary standard of furnishing in this award-winnin...

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

Price per week £2275 - £3500

5 bedroom thatched, dog-friendly cottage near Honiton, South Devon.


Middle Weaver Farm is a superbly renovated detached Devon longhouse surrounded by its own extensive enclosed gardens, with an eight-seater hot tub for grown-ups, a games-room and o...

  • Sleeps 10 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £3290 - £3500

5 bedroom self catering home with sea views in Shaldon, South Devon.


Glenside House is the most magnificent building, with origins dating back to the 1700s. Located a stone's throw from the Teign Estuary in Shaldon, this beautiful house stands proud...

  • Sleeps 11 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £2641 - £2967

6 bedroom, rural holiday home near Bude, North Cornwall.


Woodlands Manor retains many original features including slate floors, magnificent fireplaces and low lintels (tall guests be aware). This is a terrific house for family gatherings...

  • Sleeps 12 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £3700

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40% off for parties up to 6 + cot between 1 Sep and 13 Oct 2018.

  • 20% off

    7 Jul 2018 - 14 Jul 2018

    £1864.80 £1492.00

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