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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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What our customers are saying about our holiday cottages in dorset to rent.

  1. Previous guest

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    "Accommodation is very quiet and secluded so perfect if this is what you are looking for. A recently refurbished, friendly pub within easy walking distance. Heat is generally provided by some effective storage heater with a wood burner for additional heat if required (recommend bringing fire lighters if you are less adept with newspaper and kindling). One basket of wood is provided free but plenty of additional wood was available at very reasonable cost. The property is accessed via external steps. This coupled with an exceptionally high bed might make the property challenging for the elderly and infirm. Overall this property lived up to its billing and we had a very enjoyable stay. Oct 2012."
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  2. Tim

    Verified purchase

    "Ideal location for exploring Dorset and The New Forest on your doorstep. The cottage was clean and comfortable.Our small dog was also made to feel welcome by our hosts Gerry and Elaine, who were both helpful with directions and information locally.A short drive by quiet B roads avoided traffic driving into Bournemouth which really made a pleasant difference.Excellent pub nearby which did good food and real ales was also great.Wimborne is a lovely place with a Waitrose supermarket, interesting bars and coffee shops, and plenty to do.The A31 is handy for getting out to West Dorset quickly, we were at Lulworth and Durdle door in around 45 mins.An enjoyable holiday and we hope to return again ."
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  3. Theresa

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    "I have just spent 3 fabulous weeks at Eadies Retreat. From the moment Elaine &Gerry greeted me I knew I was in for a very relaxing holiday .The annexe was very well equipped & I needed nothing extra to make my stay more enjoyable. I felt straight at home. The little village shop was right opposite as was the local village pub. As the annexe was set very well back from the road , at the end of a long drive, it was very peaceful. With just a ten minute drive in to the lovely little maket town of Wimborne there was plenty to see & do.I can not wait to return to Eadies Retreat in the future. Thanks to the kind hospitality of the lovely owners."
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  4. Previous guest

    Verified purchase

    "We were welcomed most warmly by the owners. After a short introduction we were taken around the very well equipped cottage and shown were everything was situated. And if we required any further information about the surrounding area we only had to ask. With regards to the the property, it was situated down a very quiet lane and had an excellent view overlooking some very beautiful countryside. The inside was very clean and well provided for regarding cleaning products. Towels and bedding was changed on Friday as stated in the brochure. Very well laid out, everything you would need supplied. very clean. July 2009. "
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  5. Janet

    Verified purchase

    "S19843 was the perfect location to visit all the attractions. Clean and well equipped. Loved the decor.The bed was a challenge but very comfortable. The owners very friendly,and the horse and dog welcome visitors every morning/evening.Local pub expensive but friendly.Would definitely recommend a stay here.Would also recommend a visit to Longleat,Lyme Regis and Weymouth as good days out without too much traveling. Loved it.Would definitely stay again.Big thank you. "
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