Those searching for large group accommodation in Dorset will fall in love with Symondsbury Manor. The beautiful home boasts 11 bedrooms that sleep up to 22 people, expansive living areas that include a ballroom and games room, and lots of original features such as oak panelling and inglenook fireplaces. The owners have updated and modernised the 17th Century building without losing its unique charm or character, making it ideal for family celebrations, wedding receptions, and holidays with friends. There is a pub and a village shop within walking distance, and the Jurassic Coast is only a mile from the door.
Whether you're after adventure and non-stop activity or are searching for somewhere to put your feet up and unwind, this charming thatched holiday cottage fits the bill. Minnie's Cottage is in the friendly village of Burton Bradstock, within walking distance of the village shop and two pubs and only a 10-minute stroll through fields to Chesil Beach on the Jurassic Coast. West Bay and Bridport are nearby with an excellent array of amenities, while Durdle Door, Portland Bill and Weymouth are all within reach for a day out. The cottage sleeps up to four people in two bedrooms and is suitable for couples and families.
Stay in luxury in this dreamy Dorset cottage that has stunning sea views, a hot tub and is within one mile of Chideock village and two pubs. It has three gorgeous ensuite bedrooms and is beautifully furnished throughout, with a fabulous Mediterranean style verandah and private garden for relaxing. Families love that it is so close to beautiful beaches and the Jurassic Coast, while couples adore the honeymoon suite feel of the master bedroom, where they can enjoy spectacular sea views from bed with a cup of tea in the morning. Frog by the Sea is simply gorgeous.
Sitting in the pretty seaside village of Eype on Dorset's beautiful West Coast, Clematis Cottage is everything you could wish for in a coastal holiday cottage. With cosy yet stylish accommodation including a log burner, and garden with fabulous views, the cottage is perfect all year round and within walking distance of the village pub and beach. Coastal walks on the doorstep, along with an abundance of attractions for day trips out.
With its two beautiful beaches, lively harbour and marina, and a fantastic array of places to eat and drink, it is no surprise that West Bay is a favourite Jurassic Coast holiday destination with people who appreciate that it offers so much while remaining relatively peaceful even in the height of summer. West Bay Cottage is a charming Grade II listed property within walking distance of it all, and only a mile and a half from bustling Bridport. The cottage sleeps four people in two bedrooms and is a favourite with both couples and small families.
Charming stone cottage located in the rural West Dorset village of Shipton Gorge. Surrounded by stunning countryside, and just two miles away from the Jurassic Coast, you can choose between lazy days on the beach or exploring beautiful footpaths and cycle routes. The Piggery is walking distance to the village pub and has one double bedroom as well as a sofa bed to accommodate two extra people. Tucked away down a private road this is a perfect retreat for couples and friends looking for a taste of Dorset country life.
Escape to the peace of the Dorset countryside in this honey hamstone cottage in the quiet village of Loders. There is a friendly pub 200 metres from the door, and shops, pubs and other amenities two miles away in Bridport. West Bay and the Jurassic Coast are a 10-minute drive or a leisurely cycle, and there are lovely walks and bike rides from the door. Day trips can include fossil hunting in Charmouth, shopping in Lyme Regis and walking along the coastal footpath. Chesters, 34 Loders sleeps up to five guests in three lovely bedrooms and is ideal for couples, friends, or families with children over the age of 12. Dog-friendly.
Couples and families love Rosemary Cottage for its period character, comfortable interiors and tranquil rural location. The two-bedroom holiday cottage sleeps four people and is one of five self-catering properties at Hell Barn. There is no passing traffic, and guests have direct access to footpaths and cycling routes leading to the beach at Seatown, Symondsbury and Colmer's Hill. The South West Coast Footpath is another wonderful option, giving plenty of ways to enjoy this stunning landscape. Spend happy days outdoors, discover the Jurassic Coast's delights, and explore places like Dorchester and Bridport. There is something to appeal to everyone in every season.
Strand Cottage is a dreamy holiday home in the idyllic village of Burton Bradstock, close to West Bay, Bridport and the spectacular Jurassic Coast. It's everything you picture a country cottage to be with an attractive front garden, beams, an inglenook fireplace, very comfortable bedrooms, and a rear garden with views of the coastal footpath. The cottage sleeps four people in two bedrooms and is ideal for a family holiday or a romantic couple's retreat to the coast. There are two pubs, a village shop and an award-winning beach cafe, all within walking distance.
This charming holiday cottage is at the end of a quiet country lane in North Chideock, two miles from the Jurassic Coast and within easy reach of Seatown, Bridport and Symondsbury. It sleeps four people in two bedrooms and is the sort of place where couples and families can enjoy fantastic walks and bike rides from the door, fun days finding fossils, and spectacular views from the South West Coast Path. Walk or cycle along a historic holloway to Colmer's Hill, visit specialist museums and shops in Dorchester, or pay a visit to Portland Bill. There is always something wonderful to see and fun to do when you stay at Maple Cottage on the Hell Barn estate.
Studio Cottage is a gorgeous getaway for couples or individuals. The comfortable holiday cottage is part of a collection of properties on the Hell Barn estate in North Chideock, a peaceful place with no passing traffic and easy access to fantastic footpaths and cycleways. Guests can walk to the beach at Seatown, around two miles away, Symondsbury and Colmer's Hill. The South West Coast Path and the UNESCO Jurassic Coast are stunning in any season, and there is a wide variety of local sights and attractions to keep everyone happy.
Stay in this charming period cottage in the heart of West Dorset's beautiful countryside. Foxglove Cottage sleeps four people in two bedrooms and is perfect for couples or families who love walking and cycling. It's at the end of a peaceful rural lane in North Chideock, close to the fantastic Hell Lane Holloway that leads through stunning scenery to Symonsbury and Seatown. The South West Coast Path is another favourite footpath, but there is such a wide variety that you'll never run out of options. Guests enjoy exploring West Dorset and the Jurassic Coast, mixing days at the seaside with sightseeing, fossil hunting and visiting local attractions like the Bovington Tank Museum and Abbotsbury Swannery.
Settle down for a week in the country in this welcoming holiday rental. Jasmine Cottage is over two hundred years old, having started life as a character stone barn before being renovated into a stylish cottage sleeping six people in two bedrooms. It's perfect for families who enjoy countryside walks, mountain bike riding, sailing, fishing, golf, and lazy days at the seaside. Jasmine Cottage is in the quiet village of North Chiddock, two miles from Seatown and close to Bridport, West Bay, Charmouth and Lyme Regis. It's a fantastic place to switch off and spend time with your loved ones.
Imagine waking up, grabbing your board and heading out for an early swim. That is exactly what the days at Dorset Beach House are like, with this fantastic thatched house being directly on the seafront at West Bay. You can literally step outside the gate and onto the shingle, which makes up part of the 18-stunning miles of Chesil Beach. There are cafes and pubs within walking distance, while the rest of Dorset's breathtaking coast and countryside is all within easy reach. Sleeping from 14 to 20 people means that you don't have to leave anyone off the guest list when planning your perfect seaside getaway.