Find a great range of luxurious holiday cottages in Dorset on Cottage Gems. From holiday lodges to country houses and holiday apartments, we feature a great choice of high quality 5 star or luxurious Dorset holiday homes.
If you’re looking for fresh air, beautiful cliff walks, outstanding views and miles of rolling fields and hills as well as stunning beaches, then why not choose Dorset as the location for your luxury cottage break? With its huge variety of landscapes from the famous fossil filled cliffs of the Jurassic Coast to the charming countryside, part of which has been recognised as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Dorset makes a wonderful relaxing setting. Throughout the county there are multitudes of beautiful market towns and tiny quaint villages just waiting to be discovered, each town with its own personality and charming appeal. There are also many historic sites, family friendly attractions and fantastic sporting opportunities for you to enjoy on your stay. Enjoy your very own private pool and search for a luxury cottage with a swimming pool.
Towns in the Dorset countryside include Beaminster, Dorchester and Sherborne whereas coastal towns and resorts include Bournemouth, Bridport, Lyme Regis, Swanage and Weymouth. Discover a wonderful combination of coast and country on a luxury holiday in Dorset.
- The Castles – the National Trust’s Corfe Castle for impressive ruins. Lulworth Castle & Park, Sherborne Castle and fabulous Highcliffe Castle are all impressive buildings that are well worth a visit. Please note many of these impressive castles are only open during the summer months.
- The Jurassic Coast, for time by the sea and fossil hunting. Don’t miss Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door!
- Pretty villages such as Cerne Abbas with its impressive chalk giant on the hillside.
Dorset has lots to offer for luxury cottage breaks and we hope you have a fantastic time discovering all that makes this part of the West Country special.