Self Catering and Holiday Cottages in Dorchester

Want to book a break with the flexibility to explore? Looking to host friends or family for that special occasion? Well our self catering properties could be just what you’re looking for.

Dorchester offers an abundance of stunning self catering options from, beautiful barn conversions to oldie world cottages and contemporary modern lodges; you’re sure to find your perfect base to explore Dorset.

Cottages to fall in love with

If you’re after a little bolthole of your own, a cottage can provide the perfect self catering escape offering a superb holiday base while visiting Dorchester.

Packed with charm and character many of the cottages available to book are steep in local history and provide cosy setting everyone can enjoy.

Greenwood Grange offer delightfully appointed cottages sleeping 2 – 12 people giving you tremendous flexibility. Together with a host of leisure facilities including indoor swimming pool, tennis courts and a games room it’s easy to see why it’s bagged a bundle of awards.

10 or so minutes’ drive from Dorchester’s town centre Character Farm Cottages provides individual accommodation with charm and wonder. With views overlooking the world famous Chesil Beach and the Fleet Lagoon it provides the perfect base for those looking to explore Dorchester on foot.

Nature escapes

If you like to spend your holidays close to nature, how about an exclusive resort set within a lakeside nature reserve? Silverlake Dorset provides self catering options for groups large and small nestled amongst its heathland location.

The accommodation on offer is finished to an incredibly high standard and it’s not heard to see why the development has won numerous awards. A luxurious stay at Silverlake will live long in the memory that’s for sure!

Never short of options

You can see from the list of accommodation below you’re guaranteed to find your perfect self catering accommodation in Dorchester.

Whatever your requirements it’s all here waiting to be enjoyed. Town centre apartments, countryside retreats or chocolate box cottages it’s all here in and around Dorchester.

We’re so confident you’ll find the perfect place to make your home away from home that you’ll be booking again for next year!

How can I book?

To check for availability simply use the search box at the top of this page. Tailor your search requirements to find the perfect retreat.

Many of our self catering accommodation is available to book online, but if you’d prefer to book via the phone that’s fine too! Just make sure you mention the Visit Dorset website.

We’re so sure you’ll love your self catering break in Dorchester that you’ll be back again for more!

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