Set back from a quiet country lane in the peaceful village of Chaldon Herring, and only a few minutes walk from the popular Sailor's Return pub, Rex Officio is a charming holiday home designed with couples in mind. Previously a store building, it has been transformed into a romantic retreat with a very comfortable open-plan living area and kitchen downstairs, and a spacious bedroom with ensuite upstairs. All of Dorset's favourite attractions are on your doorstep. You can easily reach Durdle Door, Lulworth Cove and the Jurassic Coast footpath, as well as drive to charming towns and villages including Dorchester, Moreton and Weymouth. The Bovington Tank Museum and Monkey World are also nearby, as are many walking and cycling trails to suit all abilities.
Picture postcard pretty, Damers is a traditional thatched holiday cottage in the peaceful Dorset village of Chaldon Herring, just in-land of the stunning Jurassic Coast. Perfect for a family holiday, this welcoming holiday retreat sleeps up to five guests in three bedrooms and has a pub a short stroll away and the many attractions of Dorset on the doorstep. Durdle Door and Lulworth Cove are close by and Dorchester, Moreton, Weymouth, The Bovington Tank Museum and Monkey World are all within easy reach.
This pretty cottage is on a quiet road in the peaceful hamlet of Chaldon Herring, within walking distance of the village pub and the coastal footpath that leads to Durdle Door and Lulworth Cove. Dorchester, Weymouth and Moreton area all within a short drive, as are favourite Dorset attractions such as the Bovington Tank Museum and Monkey World. The Jurassic Coast makes an excellent holiday destination at any time of the year and this comfortable cottage, which sleeps up to six people in three bedrooms, is the perfect base for couples, families and friends from which to explore it.
With just the birds and wildlife as your neighbours, The Barn offers a peaceful and secluded getaway in the village of Hermitage on the edge of the Dorset Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. With a trout and carp fishing lake, walks from the front door and a number of attractions nearby, there is plenty to keep all ages entertained. Sleeping eight guests in three bedrooms, with accommodation all on one level, The Barn is the perfect self-catering holiday accommodation for families, friends and couples looking for a slice of beautiful rural Dorset.
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.
A stylish luxurious holiday cottage just for two sitting in a superb position in the village of Morcombelake on the Jurassic Coast Dorset. An excellent choice for couples who enjoy walking with the South West Coastal Path nearby, and who want to discover the beauty of Dorset.
Sitting on Dorset's World famous Jurassic Coastline, Gamekeeper's Cottage is an excellent choice for couples wanting to explore the many attractions of this beautiful part of the South West. With superb walking (including a 7 mile each way walk to Lulworth Cove via Durdle Door), an abundance of attractions close by (Weymouth, Bournemouth and Poole to name just a few) and a lovely beach to walk to for relaxing, Gamekeeper's Cottage is perfect for a break away or holiday at any time of the year. Tourist board rating: 4 Star Gold
Sitting quietly in the peaceful village of Bloxworth, Old Kilns is a deceptively spacious holiday home that is ideal for families with older children and groups of friends who want to see the best that Dorset has to offer. Bloxworth is convenient for the Jurassic Coast beaches, like Weymouth and Studland Bay, and the Purbeck Heritage Coast, but it is also close to wonderful towns including Poole, Dorchester and Blandford Forum. Walk along the coastal footpath past Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door, or take the kids to one of Dorset’s top attractions like Bovington Tank Museum and Monkey World. Old Kilns is in the centre of it all, providing a restful haven at the end of a fun-filled day.
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.
Sitting on the Jurassic Coast in the Dorset village of Morcombelake, this stylish modern holiday home is just perfect for couples who enjoy walking with the South West Coastal Path nearby. An abundance of attractions and lovely beaches for day trips out and a luxurious retreat to return home to at the end of the day.
Caxton House is a quirky self-catering apartment sitting in a characterful 18th Century Georgian House, offering a self-contained holiday retreat from which to explore the New Forest and its many attractions. Located right in the heart of the riverside town of Fordingbridge, guests have pubs, shops and restaurants on the doorstep. A great base for exploring the area with or without a car.
Russell Hollow Annexe enjoys a secluded location in the Isle of Purbeck countryside, yet it is only a short walk from the centre of Church Knowle and the village's award winning pub, The New Inn. The one bedroom bungalow is ideal for couples who want the space and time to sit and enjoy beautiful country views after a happy day spent exploring. There are wonderful footpaths to explore, spectacular natural sights like Durdle Door, Wareham Forest and the Jurassic coast, and places of interest that include Corfe Castle, Monkey World, Bovington Tank Museum, and Clouds Hill. The self-catering cottage has fantastic far-reaching views across lush fields from the garden and courtyard, or from a comfortable spot in front of the wood burning stove in the sitting room.
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.
A detached, two bedroom, beautifully maintained 5* holiday cottage with ground level accommodation, en-suite and family bathroom. Situated on the border of the New Forest / East Dorset, with rural views and a wealth of local country and coastal pursuits for every age and interest. Tourist board rating: 5 Star
A detached 4* self-catering holiday cottage, two bedrooms both en-suite with ground level accommodation, maintained to a high standard. Superb location with rural aspect on the border of the New Forest / East Dorset, 4 miles from Ringwood, ideal for coast and countryside. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
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.
This elegant holiday home has five bedrooms and can accommodate up to 12 people with ease, providing a quiet base that is within walking distance of the beach, shops, pubs and attractions in Weymouth. It's a fantastic choice for families or friends who love not only its convenient location but also its huge garden with a deck for entertaining, original features that include an open fireplace, and high quality of furnishings that make it feel like a welcoming second home.
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.