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Luxury Breaks in Dorset
Looking for somewhere extra special, which stands out from the crowd and offers a supreme level of comfort for your holiday in Dorset?
Unwind in one of Dorset’s luxury hotels
Whether you are looking for the ultimate in boutique chic serving up cocktails and champagne or a rural retreat in a country house set in serene surroundings, we have some exquisite luxury hotels, who offer that little bit extra to make your stay a super special one.
Some hotels take luxury a step further with spas and beauty treatments leaving you to unwind, relax and rejuvenate.
Summer Lodge Country House Hotel and Spa is perfectly located in west Dorset for an escape to the peace and quiet of rural life. Everything about the hotel says high-end and luxury. From their individual guest rooms and suites, to their top-notch award winning cuisine. Take afternoon tea in their four acres of landscaped gardens or enjoy a dip in the indoor heated swimming pool and jacuzzi. Rooms come complete with robes, slippers, an evening turndown service and warmed sheets for those chilly winter nights.
What are you waiting for - check in and chill out!
Combine the ultimate in luxury and comfort with a 5 Star B&B
If high standards, impeccable service and beautifully styled bedrooms are at the top of your wish list then book a stay in one of our finest Bed & Breakfasts.
Offering all of the home comforts, mod-cons and luxurious finishing touches that you’d expect from 5 star accommodation, you won’t be disappointed!
Book your stay at Kimmeridge Farmhouse to enjoy a truly relaxing and tranquil break. The 14th Century house is located at the heart of the Isle of Purbeck and boasts views of both countryside and coast. After a hearty breakfast of local produce (some of which is from their own farm) take a walk around the village or perhaps go for a hike along the South West Coast Path and Jurassic Coast.
You can expect a superb level of quality and you won’t be disappointed.
Experience the most perfect luxury holiday cottages
If you’re looking for a romantic retreat, a luxury family haven or a stylish getaway with friends then book a stay in one of our 5 star Dorset cottages.
What’s more, many of our self-catering cottages boast some of the most beautiful surroundings, allowing you to really kick back, relax and make the most of your precious time away.
Book a stay at Silverlake, a serene retreat, where you can disconnect from your busy lives, reconnect with family and fully connect with nature.
A stay in one of our 5 star luxury holiday cottages is so much more than a self-catering holiday – this will be a holiday to remember and treasure.
Why not let one of our self-catering agencies do the hard work for you? Just let them know your requirements and they will find the 5 star holiday home of your dreams.
Dorset – a foodie’s heaven!
A luxury break away wouldn’t be complete without some scrumptious, top quality food and drink! Dorset is a gourmet’s paradise, fuelled by an abundance of local ingredients and wonderful home cooked food.
Savour freshly prepared locally sourced food and delicacies which don’t compromise on quality and flavour. Add superb service from attentive staff and sophisticated surroundings and you’ve got the recipe for perfection.
The kitchen garden restaurant at The Pig on the Beach serves delicious lunches and dinners from their 25 mile menu – what is not grown in their own garden, is sourced locally. And because of this their menu is constantly changing with the seasons, giving you the best and tastiest food available.
The Priory Hotel overlooks the tranquil River Frome at Wareham. Enjoy a ‘Priory Ritzy Tea’ on the River Terrace or in the cosy Drawing Room. Or perhaps indulge in a decadent lunch or dinner created by head chef Stephan Guinebault, followed by coffee and petit fours.
Set in the picture-postcard village of Corfe Castle, Morton’s House Hotel enjoys a fine reputation for offering traditional and innovative cuisine along with a prestigious 2 AA Rosette award, all served in informal surroundings. On warm days, enjoy a drink or lunch on the pretty terrace and perhaps hear the ‘toot toot’ of the Swanage Railway’s steam train on its way to the seaside.
Indulge in a little retail therapy!
Dorset offers a unique and relaxing shopping experience – a blend of independent shops mingled with high street brands where you’ll discover vintage cool and quirky finds on cobbled streets.
Wimborne Minster mixes well-known brands with unusual small shops. And there are some great street-side cafes and restaurants to stop for a bite to eat.
Dorchester’s Brewery Square is a new shopping and entertainment complex with big named brands. And there is lots of choice for somewhere to eat after a spot of shopping or maybe a trip to the cinema to round off the day.
The unusually named Cheap Street in Sherborne is nothing like it sounds. You’ll find all the best high street shops along with a mix of independent retailers – just the place to find something unique and different.
Westbourne near Bournemouth is well known for being a shopper’s delight. Mostly independent boutiques and shops with a few high street brands thrown in for good measure.
A day out in Dorset
There are so many things to see and do in Dorset, you are spoilt for choice.
How about taking a tour of a vineyard or a personalised guided walk or cycle ride? Maybe you’d like to book a private Segway tour or charter your own boat for the day? Or perhaps taking a hot air balloon ride over the Dorset countryside is your idea of heaven?
Keyneston Mill is the largest private botanic gardens in the country dedicated solely to aromatic and scented plants, with over 1,000 varieties in a 50-acre estate, and it is here that the key ingredients of Parterre luxury perfumes are grown, harvested and distilled.
At Poundbury near the county town of Dorchester, you can indulge in a fabulous day at Monart Spa. Along with a hydrotherapy pool, caldarium and salt grotto, you can relax in their sanarium, sauna and infrared pro cabin. You can also book treatments too!
Start planning your luxury break to Dorset now!
Take a look at our extensive range of accommodation to book your luxury break in Dorset. Once booked, sit back, relax and get ready for a memorable holiday!
There's a variety of fantastic restaurants in Dorset offering mouth watering menus.
Indulge in a pamper session and find your inner zen during a break to Dorset.
Explore Dorset's rolling hills, peaceful country lanes, dramatic clifftops and woodland trails.
With a large range of shopping experiences in Dorset, you’ll find exactly what you’re looking for.