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 783 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 783 holiday cottages available in August

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £1112

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach in Brixham, Devon.


Located in the heart of Brixham, this delightfully light and airy property is a great family holiday home, especially as your four-legged friends are also very welcome. 1 Apters Hi...

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £1112

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1113

3 bedroom self catering cottage near the beach near Portscatho.


This very pretty former farm cottage, part of the Rosteague Manor courtyard buildings, is located in a lovely rural setting at the end of a private lane on the Rosteague Estate. ...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1113

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

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

7 nights from £1130

3 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Mawgan Porth, North Cornwall.


All on one level, FernGully is a light and airy cottage ideal for larger families or groups of friends. From the attractive open plan living area, which still retains the origin...

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

7 nights from £1130

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  • 10% off

    29 Mar 2019 - 5 Apr 2019

    £497.20 £447.48

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

7 nights from £1130

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


This wonderful detached hideaway provides comfortable, spacious accommodation for guests wishing to enjoy the peace and quiet of the surrounding countryside. Bosanketh Cottage sits...

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

7 nights from £1130

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

7 nights from £1140

3 bedroom apartment near the beach in Newquay, North Cornwall.


The Pentire peninsula is well-known for Newquay's fabulous surfing beaches and the quieter sandy creeks of the Gannel Estuary. Headland View is one of 14 apartments set off the roa...

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

7 nights from £1140

  • 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 *

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  • 20% off

    29 Mar 2019 - 5 Apr 2019

    £466.97 £373.57

  • 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 *

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  • 20% off

    29 Mar 2019 - 5 Apr 2019

    £466.97 £373.57

Readymade beds and fluffy towels; this simple but appreciated welcome is standard with us.

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

7 nights from £1153 *

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


Prepare to get really rural: Campion, our very special luxury safari tent, is glamorous camping with a difference. Set in an unspoilt, quiet meadow in beautiful north Cornwall, it ...

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

7 nights from £1153 *

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  • 20% off

    29 Mar 2019 - 5 Apr 2019

    £466.97 £373.57

  • 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

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