Holiday Cottages in Dorset

Browse through our selection of self catering holiday cottages to rent in Dorset. Your holiday cottage makes an ideal base from which to discover Hardy’s Wessex, sample local cider in sleepy thatched inns, hunt for fossils along the Jurassic coast or explore Lyme Regis, setting for the film ‘The French Lieutenant’s Woman’.

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Orchard House

Fairy Cross, Bideford, Devon.

Sleeps 14. A 60 minute walk from this stunning 18th century barn conversion leads to little known and secluded Portledge Beach on the breathtaking North Devon coast. Beautifully furnished, each of the four en suite double bedrooms are uniquely themed. Cottage Code: HDDK.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Close to Sea
  • Boutique
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

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Hooke Court

Hooke, nr. Beaminster, Dorset.

Sleeps 23. This large cottage with its own moat dates back to the 1600s, although some parts are even older! Inside there are 11 bedrooms, an open fire in the drawing room, games room and its own large garden. Situated close to the Dorset coastline. Cottage Code: DND.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Open Fire
  • 17th Century

Old Milking Parlour

Osmington, nr. Weymouth, Dorset.

Sleeps 7. Surrounded by open countryside, this sympathetically converted holiday property lies just a mile from Dorset’s Heritage coastline. Located in the middle of the owner’s farm, the cottage is set on the edge of this ‘picture postcard’ village. Cottage Code: DSK.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

The Old Timberyard – Woodmans Cottage

Puncknowle, Dorchester.

Sleeps 5 – 8. Set in the peaceful conservation village of Puncknowle with the Jurassic Coast just 1½ miles away, these delightful holiday cottages have been finished to a high standard. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: DVM.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Lakeside Hut

Gillingham, nr. Shaftesbury, Dorset.

Sleeps 2. Located on the Dorset, Somerset and Wiltshire border, this extended shepherd’s hut sits peacefully on the banks of a carp lake. View the many and varied birdlife from the balcony of this delightful, extended holiday cabin. Cottage Code: W43465.

  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 20th Century