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Take a break from the hustle and bustle of day-to-day life and escape to beautiful coastline and countryside for a short break in Dorset. Available throughout the year, short breaks in Dorset allow you to sample the delights of Dorset over a long weekend or mid-week break.
Short Breaks in Dorset
Just a 2 hour drive from London, Dorset is easily accessible if you’re seeking a couple of days of respite. Blow away the cobwebs with walks aplenty at Cranborne Chase AONB, or breathe in the sea air along the Jurassic Coast before a well-deserved drink at a cosy pub, a Dorset short break will leave you rested and rejuvenated.
Places to Visit in Dorset
Boasting a multitude of activities to suit all interests, you will be sure to have a fun-filled itinerary to keep the whole family entertained during a break in Dorset. Take a trip in a traditional fishing boat in one of Dorset’s pretty harbours, or surf the waves at Kimmeridge Bay, Bournemouth Beach or Lyme Regis. Climb aboard the Swanage Railway and marvel at sights such as Corfe Castle on the 12 mile trip around Dorset. Just 30 minutes from the award winning golden sands of Weymouth, the vibrant market town of Dorchester is well worth a visit, with museums and shops aplenty. Walk along the South West Coast Path and marvel at the natural wonders of Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door.
Our collection of Dorset cottages provide the perfect base to explore the county, perfectly located to enjoy the pretty seaside towns, golden sandy beaches, medieval castles, picturesque villages and enchanting little harbours.
Contact us today and our helpful travel experts can find the perfect cottage for a short break in Dorset.