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Holiday cottages in Dorset

Looking for an amazing staycation in one of the most beautiful regions of the UK? Look no further than Dorset cottages for self-catering accommodation that’s full of character, complete with all the mod cons and even a few little luxuries too. Step onto the pages of a Thomas Hardy novel and into a historic cottage, or enjoy plenty of space – and perhaps even your very own swimming pool – in a larger modern property, all within easy reach of Dorset’s stunning countryside and its fabulous coastline.

The green rolling hills, rugged coastline and medieval castles that characterise the county give it a distinctly romantic feel. Ideal for weekend getaways, you’ll find plenty of amazing holiday cottages in Dorset, from former farmhouses to smaller rural retreats that are ideal for couples. Perhaps you’re looking to explore the countryside and are looking for something well placed near to the South West Coastal Path? Well, you’ll be spoiled for choice.

Why choose Dorset holiday cottages?

Dorset has so much to offer tourists. Head south and you’ll reach magnificent cliff tops and unspoiled beaches, such as West Bay and Sudland, great for a few dramatic holiday snaps. Step back in time – really, really far back – and take a walk along the Jurassic Coast, a wonderful excursion for families and any fans of dinosaurs. Who knows, you may even find your very own fossil to take home!

If dinosaurs are just a little bit too antique for your tastes, why not step into the pages of a Victorian novel? Thomas Hardy’s fictional Casterbridge was based on the county town of Dorchester, which is well worth a visit today, even if you’re not a fan of the oh-so-sad-novel. It’s full of character and packed with historic buildings and monuments, including a statue dedicated to Thomas Hardy, and a Roman town house. If the kids haven’t had their fix of the prehistoric, there’s even a dinosaur museum for good measure.

Holiday cottages in Dorset are perfect for families or couples or are looking for an authentic holiday experience in a beautiful county. Step back in time and into holiday accommodation that’s full of history and character, and enjoy a holiday you’ll remember forever.

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Holiday Cottages In Dorset To Rent

More Dorset Cottages

Holiday cottages in Dorset

Looking for an amazing staycation in one of the most beautiful regions of the UK? Look no further than Dorset cottages for self-catering accommodation that’s full of character, complete with all the mod cons and even a few little luxuries too. Step onto the pages of a Thomas Hardy novel and into a historic cottage, or enjoy plenty of space – and perhaps even your very own swimming pool – in a larger modern property, all within easy reach of Dorset’s stunning countryside and its fabulous coastline.

The green rolling hills, rugged coastline and medieval castles that characterise the county give it a distinctly romantic feel. Ideal for weekend getaways, you’ll find plenty of amazing holiday cottages in Dorset, from former farmhouses to smaller rural retreats that are ideal for couples. Perhaps you’re looking to explore the countryside and are looking for something well placed near to the South West Coastal Path? Well, you’ll be spoiled for choice.

Why choose Dorset holiday cottages?

Dorset has so much to offer tourists. Head south and you’ll reach magnificent cliff tops and unspoiled beaches, such as West Bay and Sudland, great for a few dramatic holiday snaps. Step back in time – really, really far back – and take a walk along the Jurassic Coast, a wonderful excursion for families and any fans of dinosaurs. Who knows, you may even find your very own fossil to take home!

If dinosaurs are just a little bit too antique for your tastes, why not step into the pages of a Victorian novel? Thomas Hardy’s fictional Casterbridge was based on the county town of Dorchester, which is well worth a visit today, even if you’re not a fan of the oh-so-sad-novel. It’s full of character and packed with historic buildings and monuments, including a statue dedicated to Thomas Hardy, and a Roman town house. If the kids haven’t had their fix of the prehistoric, there’s even a dinosaur museum for good measure.

Holiday cottages in Dorset are perfect for families or couples or are looking for an authentic holiday experience in a beautiful county. Step back in time and into holiday accommodation that’s full of history and character, and enjoy a holiday you’ll remember forever.

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  1. Confirmed Guest

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    "This is the second time we've stayed at Rose Cottage, and we love both the property and the beauty of its surroundings. Powerstock is English rural heaven, although the roads in and out of the hamlet can be daunting in their narrowness. The cottage itself is for the most part in terrific condition, comfortable, well-furnished, and incredibly well-equipped (with a very helpful housekeeper too). But a few things do need fixing. The bed in the main bedroom creaks horribly. One of the toilet-roll holders kept falling off. A crucial outside light has been disabled (not helpful in the pitch-black nights of Powerstock). And so on. Small things, but the owner should attend to them. Visitors should also note that the Three Horseshoes, just steps away and once a pub with the best food in the entire area, now has new owners who (a) serve up typical mediocre English pub food, and (b) close the pub for days at a time with no warning. Fortunately another pub (the Marquis of Lorne) that serves excellent food is close by."
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  2. Confirmed Guest

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    "We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in S41717. It was so clear on arrival with a wonderful welcome pack. The cottage is full of charm and it is so cosy and comfortable. It was lovely and warm with lots of excellent books, a stove with a basket of wood, quick internet access and it was in a very nice rural location ( close to the sea and Lulworth castle). We were delighted with it. Plenty of space, two showers, two toilets, one luxurious bath ( all with White company products). Would highly recommend, we were delighted - thank you"
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  3. Confirmed Guest

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    "Its more like having an exclusive private home than a rental cottage. All the fittings and equipment are to a high standard and are well maintained. Our locations: - Watch House Cafe - beach at West Bay. Spyway Inn at Askerwell. Down House Farm Cafe near Eype. Three Horseshoes next door a bit Heston Blummenthal in style of ingredients but well above average. Excellent! GP, Oxfordshire"
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  4. Confirmed Guest

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    "Delightful cottage. In our eight years of staying with Snaptrip, this is the best appointed. A wonderful location and a fab housekeeper. West Bay playground were great fun for the children. Montacute house is a must - check out the array of swings in the grounds and the long gallery. AS, Bristol"
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  5. The Robson Family

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    "What a lovely lovely week we have had. Cottage very warm and cosy on the rainy days. Walking – Tyneham, Durdle Door. Cycling > Lulworth Castle and Wareham Forest. Tank Museum (lots of tanks!!), Lulworth Castle, eating at Weld Arms and Lulworth Cove Inn. A superb location."
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