Dorset Holiday Cottages
The are just so many holiday cottages in Dorset to rent that you really are spoiled for choice. In fact many people who live in the smaller villages in Dorset complain that during the winter the village is empty because over half of the properties are in fact holiday cottages!
If you are a holiday maker though, it really is good news for you! Dorset is a big county but most people will want to visit the famous Jurassic coastline. There are plenty of Dorset holiday cottages by the sea but you can expect to pay for for these prime locations. As a general rule, the closer you get to the sea, the more you will have to pay.
Some of the more popular places near the sea are Swanage, Studland, Weymouth and Lyme Regis. Within these areas you’ll find a whole host of coastal cottages. You will have to book early though as they tend to get booked up quite quickly. We recommend TripAdvisor for booking Dorset holiday cottages as they have such good reputation and customer service.
TripAdvisor have luxury holiday cottages in Dorset as well as other parts of the world. We have found they actually provide the best value whether you are looking for luxury or standard accommodation.
Other Self Catering Accommodation Besides Dorset Coastal Cottages
Although Dorset is famous for it’s coastline, it’s a fact that not everyone wants to stay near the sea. If that sounds like you then you’ll be glad to know that there are many holiday cottages in Dorset that aren’t close to the sea! Corfe Castle, Wareham, Dorchester, Salisbury and Wimborne all have quite a few options when it comes to holiday cottages.
It’s probably best to compare locations and prices and see which area of Dorset would suit you best. There really are so many great places to stay that it can be a difficult choice if you haven’t already got some where in mind. Wherever you choose to stay though, Dorset Tourist Information hopes that you have a wonderful time here in Dorset!