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 723 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 723 holiday cottages available in August

  • Sleeps 6 + 3 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1150

3 bedroom self catering cottage in Launceston, North Cornwall.


Situated on the edge St Stephens, a village that borders the historic market town of Launceston with wonderful views towards the Norman Castle in the town, Castle View is the perfe...

  • Sleeps 6 + 3 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1150

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

7 nights from £1153 *

3 bedroom, dog friendly luxury safari tent nr Launceston, North Cornwall.


Unspoilt countryside, buttercup-filled fields and a burbling river - a stay at Honeysuckle truly is get-away-from-it-all glamping. Inside, a log-fired range provides cooking and he...

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

7 nights from £1153 *

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

7 nights from £1153 *

3 bedroom, dog friendly luxury safari tent nr Launceston, North Cornwall.


Spacious and comfortable, Celandine is a luxury safari tent set in gloriously unspoilt and pretty countryside. This gorgeous retreat is the middle of three that share communal picn...

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

7 nights from £1153 *

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

7 nights from £1184

3 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near the beach in Yarmouth, Isle of Wight.


Rose Villa is a beautifully appointed home in the heart of the village of Yarmouth. It would ideally suit a family or a group of friends traveling together. This spacious prope...

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

7 nights from £1184

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

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

7 nights from £1200

3 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near the beach in Fishbourne, Isle of Wight


This charming and characterful coastguard cottage is situated in Fishbourne just a few metres from the sea and The Fishbourne pub, the perfect holiday location! Suitably convenient...

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

7 nights from £1200

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

7 nights from £1205

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


Rural in feel, Higher Treluswell Barn is actually only a 10 minute drive from the bustling town and sailing waters of Falmouth, where ferries sail to St Mawes, Truro and the Helfor...

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

7 nights from £1205

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £1214

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


Just minutes away from beautiful sandy beaches at Porthluney and Gorran Haven this lovely Grade II Listed cottage is perfect for those who appreciate the seamless blending of tradi...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £1214

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £1214

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach in East Cowes, Isle of Wight.


This truly lovely holiday home, with a wood-burner, is a great choice whatever the season. 1 Barton Lodge is a beautiful property which has been lovingly restored with your comfort...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £1214

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1220

3 bedroom self catering cottage in Dulverton, Somerset.


This spacious period house is on the edge of Dulverton, the gateway to Exmoor National Park, seconds from the riverside walk into this lovely little town. Andrew’s House is on t...

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1220

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £1224

3 bedroom self catering cottage in Whitwell, Isle of Wight


Set in the rural village of Whitwell, less than three miles outside of Ventnor, Willow Tree Lodge would suit a family looking for extra space indoors and out or a couple wanting a ...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £1224

Arrive at your handpicked holiday home safe in the knowledge it’s been fully inspected.

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