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House | 6 Bedrooms | sleeps 12

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £166 /night

£1160 - £1480 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Thank you for your interest in Bonham, a spacious family holiday home. We are now accepting bookings for Summer 2015. Please read the Trip Advisor reviews from families we have hosted. We hope they give a flavour of what you can look forward to !  …see more

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Tented camp | 1 Bedroom | sleeps 2

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £84 /night

£588 - £672 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
We call it Crafty Camping - luxury adult only 'glamping' in a hand-crafted woodland environment. Stay with us and our cosy bell tents can be your home-from-home in the woods. Piping hot woven willow tree shower and proper loos. Shared sauna yurt & wood fired pizza oven. Live availability & online booking 24/7: www.mallinson.co.uk  …see more

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Cottage | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

Very Good 4/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £61 /night

£423 - £1441 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Luxury accommodation - 5 Star holiday cottage to sleep 6. Open plan sitting room with coal burning stove, and split level kitchen with dining area.  …see more

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Cottage | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

Short stays welcome

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from £51 /night

£355 - £618 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
sitting end-of-row, just off the village square in the heart of Broadwindsor, an attractive, Grade II listed cottage  …see more

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Cottage | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 8

Short stays welcome

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from £83 /night

£581 - £884 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
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Cottage | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 8

Short stays welcome

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from £87 /night

£608 - £974 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
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Cottage | 4 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

7 Nights min stay

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from £74 /night

£517 - £781 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
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Cottage | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 5

7 Nights min stay

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from £71 /night

£492 - £714 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
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Cottage | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

Short stays welcome

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from £65 /night

£449 - £638 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

Short stays welcome

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from £40 /night

£279 - £475 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
built in 1860, Poppy Cottage is a charming little mid-terrace flint-and-brick cottage with a real 'own home' feeling in a cluster of about twelve on the edge of Charlton Marshall  …see more

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Cottage | 5 Bedrooms | sleeps 10

Excellent 5/5 

Short stays welcome

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from £166 /night

£1157 - £2458 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
set back from the main street in Charmouth and about 7 minutes' walk from the beach, The Old Manor House is a beautifully and carefully refurbished, early 16th cent., Grade II listed building  …see more

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Cottage | 9 Bedrooms | sleeps 17

Short stays welcome

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from £319 /night

£2227 - £3495 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
a large, detached, Grade II listed farmhouse, mainly stone, built in the 18th cent.  …see more

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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £86 /night

£598 - £1241 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
The Customs House is sited right on Mudeford Quay. It offers first class accommodation and is only a 10 minute stroll from Avon Beach. It is located on the doorstep of the New Forest and only a 10 minute drive from Historic Christchurch. With boat trips, fishing and a diversity of watersports on offer what more could you ask for?  …see more

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Bungalow | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

Very Good 4.5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £61 /night

£424 - £1161 / week

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  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Spacious detached bungalow 15 minutes walk to sea. 3 double bedrooms.2 bathrooms. we have travel cot. The gardens are in sun most of day and we have summer house. It is good base for taking trips to the beach and local attractions like New Forest, Beaulieu, Bournemouth, for more info 07773075949  …see more

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House | 5 Bedrooms | sleeps 9

1 night min stay

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from £106 /night

£742 / week

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  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
2 miles from Bournemouth Beach - Great for groups / large family - great value Notice required for WiFi  …see more

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Barn | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

3 Nights min stay

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from £71 /night

£491 - £1294 / week

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  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Cosy, characterful barn conversion with spectacular views and easy access to the southwest coast path.  …see more

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Caravan/Mobile Home | 1 Bedroom | sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £58 /night

£403 - £446 / week

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  • Nearest beach 11 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Bluebird is a 1958 vintage caravan sleeping 2 adults + 2 children with a secluded courtyard garden. Peacefully located with fabulous views across the surrounding Dorset countryside. An ideal location for getting away from the bustle of everyday life. Come and watch the wildlife, gaze at the stars, listen to the birdsong and enjoy the country life.  …see more

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House | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £57 /night

£399 - £870 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Bills-House is situated in a quiet location set between Bridport town and the river Asker as it meanders to the sea and is within easy reach of the Jurassic coast. Ideal for families, grandparents, couples and friends for relaxing beach holidays. Also an ideal base for cycling, walking or golfing breaks. 4 Star Quality Accommodation WiFi  …see more

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House | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £99 /night

£689 - £1007 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
***NEW BUILD*** Situated on the edge of Christchurch and the New Forest, Forest View is an expertly designed holiday home that has been beautifully furnished offering the very best to give you a welcome stay. Close to Beach/Golf/New Forest! The best of both country and coastal holiday on your doorstep ..Stunning beaches and golf in easy reach!  …see more

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House | 8 Bedrooms | sleeps 32

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £358 /night

£2500 - £5000 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Large garden, parking available, big lounge This property is available no more than 139 days per year, please check always availability with the owner.  …see more

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House | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £61 /night

£425 - £800 / week

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  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Within sound of the breaking surf, take breakfast on the balcony and enjoy stunning views of Chesil Beach. Situated in a quiet area of Fortuneswell yet only a short walk from Shops, Restaurants, Pubs and Beach and 5 minutes from the Olympic Sailing Venue.  …see more

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Apartment | 1 Bedroom | sleeps 2

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £90 /night

£630 - £910 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
SHORT BREAKS - 2 nights or more - BREAKFAST BASKET included - 5 minutes drive River Cottage HQ & Lyme Regis - level ground floor - spacious - Wi Fi - slipper bath - rainfall shower - brass bed - designer kitchen - sitting room - conservatory - terrace - parking - Owner Managed 24/7 - All Linen - near Jurassic Coast Path - Farm Shop - Walk to Bus & Inn that serves Food  …see more

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Cottage | 1 Bedroom | sleeps 2

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £90 /night

£630 - £840 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
SHORT BREAKS - generous Breakfast Basket - 5 mins drive TV's River Cottage HQ & Jurassic Coast Lyme Regis - stylish detached level ground floor Cottage - private garden - perfect for couples - romantic, peaceful, relaxing, rural setting - personal welcome on arrival - own entrance - private parking - walking distance to pub, shop & bus stop - Owner Managed on call 24/7.  …see more

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Cottage | 1 Bedroom | sleeps 2

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £65 /night

£450 - £650 / week

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  • Nearest beach 50 km
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
JUST LAUNCHED! Luxury COUPLES cottage perfect for WINTER BREAK roll top bath, egyptian cotton linens. WOODBURNER with logs and a welcome basket.FREE WI-FI, secluded cottage garden, walks from the door, house bikes.  …see more

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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

Very Good 4.5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £64 /night

£445 - £555 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Minnies is a 17th Century Thatched cottage at the heart of the attractive village of Burton Bradstock. It is 10 minutes walk through the fields to Chesil Beach, and the acclaimed Hive Cafe. It has modern services and sleeps four. The cottage has its own enclosed garden with lawn and patio and it is quite secure for young children.  …see more

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Cottage | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £54 /night

£375 - £895 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Idyllic thatched cottage with parking for 2 cars, a short stroll from Lulworth Cove beach perfect for the family to relax. For those that enjoy walking and hiking there are excellent coastal paths to explore the Jurassic Coast . The Games Room is very popular. Nearby attractions: Monkey World, Tank Museum, Corfe Castle, Tyneham Village, Fossil Forest, Lulworth Castle  …see more

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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 5

Very Good 4.5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £50 /night

£350 - £600 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Suitable for children over
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
A cosy two bedroom cottage, with sea views. Located moments from the beach on the edge of Portland Harbour a prime location for sailing, windsurfing, fishing, walking and cycling. This two bedroom cottage is back from the main road, has off road parking and a garage. Two-bedroom cottage located moments from the beach on the edge of Portland Harbour  …see more

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Barn | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £60 /night

£420 - £960 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
A traditional stone built barn that was once used to store flax, Linum Barn is now a delightful, modern holiday home set in peaceful countryside within easy reach of Lyme Regis and the World Heritage Jurassic Coast.  …see more

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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

7 Nights min stay

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from £47 /night

£325 - £600 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Lovely cottage in beautiful rural surroundings, half mile from main road, spectacular local scenery, close to a variety of glorious beaches on Jurassic Coast. Wood burner, private veranda, shared heated swimming pool. Working farm with sheep, horses and poultry.  …see more

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House | 6 Bedrooms | sleeps 12

Short stays welcome

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from £184 /night

£1285 - £2685 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
stylish contemporary luxury eco-friendly dairy conversion. sitting outside the pretty village of sydling st nicholas, this wonderful new south facing, detached, environmentally friendly property has been furnished and equipped to the highest of standards. A perfect retreat year round with facilities to keep everyone entertained whatever the weather. an ideal spot for guests who are looking to explore the local area with pretty villages and towns, the jurassic coast, beaches and sheltered coves all within a short drive. There are also a wealth of attractions to suit all tastes which include montacute house, hardy's cottage, bovington tank museum and more. For those wishing to enjoy dorset's more sedate offerings, a whole host of walks can be enjoyed from nearby the property, taking in the simply beautiful rolling hills that are littered with flora and fauna. That is if you can tear yourself away from the property! farm activities: a marked farm trail within the area of outstanding natural beauty. games room: located on the large mezzanine level overlooking the lounge/kitchen/diner with pool table, table football, flatscreen tv, bluray dvd, satelite tv, xbox games console and xbox kinect. this light, airy and spacious accommodation offers six bedrooms: 3 of which are situated on the ground floor, 1 king-size with walk-in dressing room leading to en-suite with roll-top bath and wc, 2 twins both with en-suites 1 with shower room and wc and 1 with walk-in dressing room and en-suite with roll-top bath, and wc. 3 further bedrooms on the first floor, 2 king-size both with en-suites, 1 with walk-in dressing room, roll-top bath and wc and 1 with shower and wc. 1 further twin with en-suite shower room and wc. Dab radios with ipod docks provided. Shower room: located on the ground floor with shower and wc. Lounge/kitchen/diner: accessed from the large hallway, this spacious triple aspect room benefits from underfloor heating, ceiling to floor south facing windows and double doors offering a great living area perfect for entertaining and gatherings. Lounge area with woodburner, flatscreen tv, blu-ray dvd, skytv and wii games console. Kitchen area is extremely well-equipped with range cooker and 5 ring induction hob, dishwasher, fridge, freezer and breakfast bar. Dining area with large table overlooking the enclosed patio. Utility room: with sink, washing machine and tumble dryer. Outside: enclosed south facing patio with covered seating area and bbq. Amenities: ample off-road parking. Bed linen, towels, electric, heating and wi-fi included. Regret no smoking within the property.Stairgates available for top and bottom of stairs. location: beach at weymouth 16.5 miles, shop 3 miles and pub 1 mile (15 minutes walk). Arrival: 5pm, departure: 12pm.  …see more

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Barn | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 5

Short stays welcome

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from £74 /night

£515 - £1060 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
1 of 16 charming properties recently developed to a high standard a stroll from the popular world heritage jurassic coastline short breaks only available during off peak weeks. Please call for details this gated holiday complex offers a selection of well thought out, purpose built, spacious accommodation within these converted former farm buildings located a short stroll from the village amenities. situated within the traditional dorset seaside village of charmouth, that offers an array of shops and pubs a short walk from your door, ideal for picking up the morning paper and more. Perfectly placed on the jurassic coast, that has joined the ranks of the great barrier reef and the grand canyon as one of the wonders of the natural world and designated as england's first natural world heritage site. Spanning 95 miles of the dorset and east devon coastline and taking in some of the very finest walks and views available. Lyme regis is a short drive away, which offers an unspoilt seafront with sheltered south-facing beaches and provides a perfect environment in which children can play and adults can relax in the traditional deckchairs that still line the promenade in summer. There are many attractions in the area including the charming resorts of beer, branscombe and numerous national trust properties and gardens to name but a few. leisure facilities: guests are invited to enjoy the leisure facilities of the neighbouring holiday park which includes a covered outdoor heated swimming pool and the char valley cafe, serving speciality teas and coffees throughout the day. Also available for adults use, at a reduced charge, is the well-equipped char valley health club with gymnasium, indoor pool, sauna and steam room. The covered outdoor pool is open on 15th - 22nd feb, 12th - 26th april, 3rd - 5th may, 24th may - 6th sept and 25th - 31st october 2014. e covered outdoor pool is open from may 25th - september 7th and also october 19th - november 2nd 2013. If visiting outside these periods please enquire.  outside: properties benefit from a private patio area with garden furniture. Amenities: ample parking available on site. Bed linen, towels, electric and central heating included. Wi-fi available on site, for an additional charge, in the char valley cafe. regret no pets or smoking. Location: beach, shops and pubs all within walking distance. Arrival: 4pm - 8pm the accommodation offers two bedrooms: 1 king-size with flatscreen tv and 1 room with 3 single beds located on the first-floor. Bathroom: with shower over bath and wc, located on the first-floor, with a further wet room with wc located on the ground-floor. Lounge/diner: with flatscreen tv, dvd and freeview. Kitchen: offers integrated oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher. Utility room: with wash/dryer. Additional info: £50 security deposit payable to owner on arrival which will be returned the following week. Short breaks only available during off peak weeks.   …see more

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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

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from £60 /night

£420 - £860 / week

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  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
traditional cottage close to amenities with pretty enclosed garden this delightful terraced cottage retains much of its original charm with exposed beams, inglenook fireplace with a woodburner and nestles along the main village road in the heart of central dorset. Perfect for families or couples alike. cerne abbas is a small, friendly village lying in the valley of the river cerne famous for being the home of the cerne abbas giant, a chalk figure of a man carved into the hillside. There is an extensive range of public footpaths and bridleways throughout the village and walks to suit every taste, the village also boasts a traditional dorset tea room, 3 village pubs and a shop/post office. The historic market town of dorchester is approximately 7 miles away. The seaside resorts of weymouth, swanage and lyme regis with their sandy beaches and coves are also worth a visit. Other attractions include monkey world, the tank museum, durdle door, lulworth castle, corfe castle, abbotsbury swannery, the abbey town of sherborne and much more. the accommodation offers two bedrooms: accessed via cottage style stairs, 1 double, at the front of the property and 1 twin overlooking the garden. Bathroom: handheld shower over bath and wc. Lounge: with exposed beams, woodburner (first basket of logs included), tv and dvd. Kitchen/diner: well-equipped with belfast sink, electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, slimline dishwasher, washing machine, cd/radio, ample seating for 4 and access to the patio and garden. Outside: accessed from the kitchen, patio area with seating, 6 steps lead up to the garden area. Amenities: roadside parking directly outside of the property. Bed linen, towels, electric and central heating included. Regret no smoking in the property. Regret no pets. Location: beach approximately 10 miles, shop/post office and pubs all within walking distance.  …see more

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Barn | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

Short stays welcome

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from £45 /night

£315 - £630 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
renovated barn conversion with large private enclosed garden. delightful single-storey barn conversion with far-reaching countryside views, accessed via a shared driveway, finished to a high standard and is perfect base for exploring the area. there is so much to see and do in the area with beaches to the north and south as well as a wealth of attractions to suit all tastes which include sherborne castle, numerous national trust properties and gardens, longleat safari park, montacute house, yeovilton air museum, to name but a few. Although slightly inland dorchester is a great base from which to explore dorset's jurassic coast world heritage site as well as the cosmopolitan resorts of bournemouth and poole. Southern counties shooting is a 15 minute drive, where you can take part in clay pigeon shooting and karting. Leisure facilities: children’s outdoor play equipment. Guests are welcome to collect their own eggs from the resident hens. the barn offers two bedrooms: 1 double bedroom and 1 bunk bedroom. Bathroom: with shower over bath and wc. Lounge/kitchen/diner: open-plan lounge area with woodburner (first basket of logs included), tv/dvd and a selection of dvds. Fitted kitchen with electric cooker, fridge no freezer compartment, dishwasher and microwave. Outside: large enclosed garden and decked area to the rear of the barn with garden furniture and bbq. Amenities: ample off-road parking. Bed linen, electric, first basket of logs and central heating included. Towels for hire. Wi-fi available. 2 medium-sized dogs welcome. Regret no smoking. Additional info: babysitting by arrangement. Location: pub within walking distance, shop 1 mile, beach 20 miles.  …see more

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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 3

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from £44 /night

£305 - £595 / week

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  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
cosy, romantic cottage perfectly located for exploring historic somerset, sleeps 2+1 nestling within the village of coleford in the mendip hills, this quaint terraced cottage has been refurbished and equipped to provide a lovely holiday home. there are many attractions within a short drive which the area is famous for, including wells cathedral, glastonbury tor, longleat, cheddar gorge, wookey hole, bristol and the chew valley lakes. The coastline of north somerset is easily accessible and offers a range of beaches. Coleford itself is some 6 to 7 miles from the historic market town of frome with a wide range of shops, galleries, restaurants and around 10 miles from bath which is also steeped in history and well worth a visit for its attractions including the roman bath. Relax in the patio garden and stroll to the local pub in the evening for a meal. the accommodation offers two bedrooms: approached via open tread stairs, 1 double and 1 single. Bathroom: downstairs with shower over bath and wc. Lounge: with sofa bed, tv, dvd, hi-fi and woodburner effect electric fire. Kitchen: with cooker, washing machine, microwave and fridge/freezer, leading to conservatory dining area with patio doors to garden area. Outside: enclosed patio garden with seating and bbq. Amenities: roadside parking. Bed linen, towels, electric and central heating included. Regret no pets. Additional info: the property can sleep 2+1. Location: beach 20 miles. Shop, pub and takeaway within walking distance.    …see more

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House | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

Short stays welcome

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from £63 /night

£435 - £800 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
set in the heart of dorset's striking countryside this recently converted coach house offers a real haven for visitors to relax and unwind. Located within the grounds of the magnificent old rectory where a warm welcome awaits, yet privacy is assured. situated in a charming village in the heart of dorset’s striking countryside where the popular pub/restaurant is a short stroll and an ideal venue for family or friends throughout the year. Dorset has something for everyone, with countless picturesque villages, the market towns of shaftesbury and gillingham and the historic cities of salisbury and bath. There is a wide selection of attractions including longleat safari park, stourhead house and gardens along with much more. two bedrooms: approached via an attractive staircase, 1 double with countryside views and 1 twin (the travel cot will be located in this room when needed). Bathroom: with shower over bath and wc. Lounge: with tv, dvd, hi-fi and electric fire. Kitchen/diner: with cooker, halogen hob, microwave, fridge with ice-box, dishwasher, tv, dvd and hi-fi. Utility room: with washer/dryer and separate wc. Outside: to the front of the property is a pleasant courtyard, to enjoy alfresco dining, with seating under the pergola and a large stone built bbq. Amenities: parking to the front of the property and behind gated entrance. Bed linen, towels, electric and central heating included. Wi-fi available. Regret no pets or smoking. Additional info: refundable £50 security deposit for electronic gate key, payable direct to the owner on arrival. Location: beach 1 hour drive, shops 4.5 miles, pub walking distance.  …see more

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Barn | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

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from £57 /night

£395 - £800 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
converted stables in delightful dorset village this converted stable is perfectly positioned in the village of stour row to enjoy the delights that dorset has to offer. Skilfully done the external remains largely unchanged whilst the interior offers spacious modern accommodation. 3 miles away, steeped in history is the traditional market town of shaftesbury which offers breath taking views and the warmest of welcomes. The town is the main shopping and service centre for the surrounding area and provides a range of facilities. The high street is renowned for its selection of independent specialist retailers, while also being home to multinational chains. You can also visit shaftesbury's gold hill, made famous by the hovis advert. Todber manor is a short walk away and offers 6 well stocked lakes for coarse fishing. Alternatively you can enjoy the nearby golf courses and driving range. Other attractions include sherborne castle, which contains a splendid collection of art, furniture and porcelain. Enjoy incredibly close encounters with some of the world's most amazing animals in the drive through safari park at longleat, with longleat house, widely regarded as one of the best examples of high elizabethan architecture in britain and one of the most beautiful stately homes open to the public. the accommodation offers two bedrooms: 1 double and 1 twin both with integral storage. Bathroom: with shower over bath and wc. Lounge/diner: with tv, freeview and dvd. Kitchen: with cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer and washing machine. Outside: enclosed garden with bbq and seating area. Guests are welcome to use owners trampoline and swings. amenities: ample parking. Wifi available. bed linen, tea towels, towels, electric and central heating included. Regret no smoking. Regret no pets.  location: shop 2 miles, pub 1.5 miles.  …see more

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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 5

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from £74 /night

£515 - £1060 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
1 of 16 charming properties recently developed to a high standard a stroll from the popular world heritage jurassic coastline short breaks only available during off peak weeks. Please call for details this gated holiday complex offers a selection of well thought out, purpose built, spacious accommodation within these converted former farm buildings located a short stroll from the village amenities. situated within the traditional dorset seaside village of charmouth, that offers an array of shops and pubs a short walk from your door, ideal for picking up the morning paper and more. Perfectly placed on the jurassic coast, that has joined the ranks of the great barrier reef and the grand canyon as one of the wonders of the natural world and designated as england's first natural world heritage site. Spanning 95 miles of the dorset and east devon coastline and taking in some of the very finest walks and views available. Lyme regis is a short drive away, which offers an unspoilt seafront with sheltered south-facing beaches and provides a perfect environment in which children can play and adults can relax in the traditional deckchairs that still line the promenade in summer. There are many attractions in the area including the charming resorts of beer, branscombe and numerous national trust properties and gardens to name but a few. leisure facilities: guests are invited to enjoy the leisure facilities of the neighbouring holiday park which includes a covered outdoor heated swimming pool and the char valley cafe, serving speciality teas and coffees throughout the day. Also available for adults use, at a reduced charge, is the well-equipped char valley health club with gymnasium, indoor pool, sauna and steam room. The covered outdoor pool is open on 15th - 22nd feb, 12th - 26th april, 3rd - 5th may, 24th may - 6th sept and 25th - 31st october 2014. Outside: properties benefit from a private patio area with garden furniture. Amenities: ample parking available on site. Bed linen, towels, electric and central heating included. Wi-fi available on site, for an additional charge, in the char valley cafe. Regret no pets or smoking. Location: beach, shops and pubs all within walking distance. Arrival: 4pm - 8pm the accommodation offers two bedrooms: 1 king-size with flatscreen tv and 1 room with 3 single beds located on the first-floor. Bathroom: with shower over bath and wc, located on the first-floor, with a further wet room with wc located on the ground-floor. Lounge/diner: with flatscreen tv, dvd and freeview. Kitchen: offers integrated oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher. Utility: with washer/dryer. Additional info: £50 security deposit payable to owner on arrival which will be returned the following week. short breaks only available during off peak weeks.  …see more

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Cottage | 4 Bedrooms | sleeps 8

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from £105 /night

£730 - £1720 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
1 of 2 properties. Walking distance to beach and durdle door situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty, a world heritage site and perfectly positioned for touring the rest of dorset these new, adjoining sister properties have been furnished to a high standard, offering a unique holiday experience. west lulworth is a beautiful village with the famous horseshoe shaped lulworth cove, which is a must see place for anyone visiting the county. Here you can swim and relax on the beach and the area is good for snorkelling and diving. Durdle door is another must see feature which can be reached on foot direct from the property and offers a lovely beach which is perfect for the whole family. The area is ideal for walkers offering outstanding walks all around. From lulworth you will be able to visit the many attractions the area has to offer including monkey world, the tank museum, lulworth castle, corfe castle, abbotsbury swannery, tyneham, weymouth and much more. arranged over three floors and offers three/four bedrooms: on the ground floor 1 twin and 1 double. On the second floor, 1 master with king-size bed and en-suite with double-ended bath, separate large shower and wc. A further adjoining twin room can make this level a family suite if desired. Once in the twin bed area the en-suite can be accessed by either room without having to pass through the other. This floor is in the eaves of the roof with low sloping ceilings, therefore headroom is restricted in places. Bathroom: on the ground floor, with shower over bath and wc. Lounge/kitchen/diner: a spacious and light open-plan living area on the first floor with tv, freesat, dvd and views of hambury tout, opening into large kitchen/diner with double oven, hob, freezer, fridge, microwave and dishwasher. The large dining area has french doors leading to balcony. Washing machine on the ground floor. Outside: private patio with seating and garden to the rear of the property accessed from the balcony or the parking area via external stone steps shared with the neighbouring property. The garden boasts stunning countryside views but as it is steep, young children should be accompanied. Amenities: off-road, undercover parking for 2 cars and further parking on adjacent slip road. Bed linen, electric, central heating and wi-fi included. Stairgate provided for the family room. Regret no smoking or pets. Location: beach, pub and shops within walking distance. Arrival: 4pm.  …see more

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House | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

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from £86 /night

£600 - £1310 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
situated in the grounds of the impressive rousdon estate set on a complex of properties offering a unique holiday experience with many original features. the 350 acre estate has direct access to the axmouth to lyme regis undercliffs national nature reserve, where wild deer, foxes, rabbits and squirrels can be seen. Nestled on the jurassic coast, england's first natural world heritage site, famous for fossils with discoveries constantly uncovered including dinosaurs and their footprints. This coastline is one of the wonders of the natural world along with the great barrier reef and grand canyon. Lyme regis is a short drive with an unspoilt seafront and sheltered beaches, perfect for children to play and adults to relax in the deckchairs lining the promenade in summer. Pleasure and fishing trips run from the ancient harbour. Local attractions include the charming resorts of beer, seaton, sidmouth, branscombe and national trust properties and gardens. the accommodation offers three bedrooms: 1 double room with distant sea views and en-suite wc, 1 twin room (2'6" beds). A small flight of stairs takes you to 1 additional double room. Bathroom: adjacent upstairs double with shower over bath and wc. Shower room adjacent the twin room with wc and heated towel rail. Downstairs wc. Lounge: with tv, dvd and hi-fi. Entrance dining hall. Kitchen: with large range style cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer. Outside: enclosed garden area with seating. Amenities: parking for 2 cars. Bed linen, electric and central heating included. Stairgate available. 2 dogs welcome. Regret no smoking. Location: beach 3.5 miles, shop and pub 1 mile. Arrival: 3.30pm.  …see more

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House | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

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from £86 /night

£600 - £1410 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
finished to the highest of standards offering an array of facilities. Hot tub available for hire at an additional charge this lovely holiday property surprises you as soon as you walk in. Completed to the highest of standards and no detail left to the imagination, this semi-detached property sits in an idyllic situation reached via an extremely grand driveway. this is the ideal spot for guests who are looking to explore the local area with dorset's array of visitor attractions all within easy reach, including bovington tank museum, monkey world, the splashdown waterpark and nearby gorcombe farm, offering a whole host of activities including paintball, shooting, archery, fishing, quad bikes and off-road vehicle experiences. Or for those wishing to enjoy dorset's more sedate offerings, a whole host of walks can be enjoyed from nearby the property taking in the simply beautiful rolling hills that are littered with flora and fauna, or take a trip down to the coast and experience the unique jurassic coast, that has been a photographer's dream for decades. Or, simply relax within your choice of gardens, your modest enclosed front patio with garden furniture and bbq, or the leisure facilities: hot tub available for hire, must be requested at the time of booking please. Secret garden that offers children of all ages the space to let off steam on the large grass area. Play facilities: sunken trampoline, swing ball, badminton net and racquets. this stunningly finished property offers three bedrooms: all spacious with wall mounted flatscreen tv and access to skytv, 1 double located on the ground floor with en-suite shower room with wc. On the first floor, 1 double room with en-suite shower and wc and 1 twin bedroom with en-suite shower over bath and wc. Lounge/diner: offers a large wall mounted flatscreen tv, skytv, xbox 360 connect and xbox. A selection of dvds for all ages to enjoy. Kitchen: with integrated oven and hob, microwave, washing machine, dishwasher and fridge/freezer. Outside: guests have an enclosed courtyard to the rear of the property with tranquil countryside views, garden furniture and bbq, plus the added bonus of a spacious secret garden with sunken trampoline and masses of lawn. Amenities: off-road parking. Bed linen, wi-fi, electric and central heating included. Regret no smoking within the property. Regret no pets. Additional info: the hire charge for the hot tub is payable to the owner two weeks prior to arrival. A £25 grocery hamper and can be pre-ordered for the day of your arrival or ordered during your stay for the following day. Home cooked meals for your holiday can also be ordered by prior arrangement with the owner. Close by is the acclaimed white pepper cookery school where your can partake in their array of pre planned or bespoke courses. Towels are not provided, please bring your own. Location: beach 14 miles, shops and pubs 2 miles. Arrival: 4pm.  …see more

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House | 4 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

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from £71 /night

£495 - £1000 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
detached house in convenient and accessible location with games room. Sleeps 6+2 this delightful house sits in a large established garden on the edge of the conservation village of melbury osmond close to sherborne and yeovil. an ideal spot for guests who are looking to explore the local area with pretty villages and towns, the jurassic coast, beaches and sheltered coves all within a short drive. There are also a wealth of attractions to suit all tastes. Locally there are walks including through melbury park to the neighbouring village of evershot with pub and shop. There are many thomas hardy locations (his mother was born and married in the village), sherborne with its abbey and two castles, montacute house, yeovilton fleet air arm museum, haynes motor museum, the cerne giant and on the coast abbotsbury, west bay and bridport, weymouth and lyme regis. Visitors can use the tennis and boules court in the village. Sailing (reservoir) and golf are also available nearby. Games room: garage with table tennis. the spacious accommodation offers four bedrooms: 1 double with en-suite shower room. 1 further double, 1 twin and 1 single. Bathroom: with shower attachment and separate shower cubicle and wc. Separate wc downstairs. Lounge: triple aspect with open fire (first basket of logs included), tv/dvd, french doors lead onto covered decked area. Snug: with seating, desk and tv/dvd. Kitchen/diner: with electric cooker, hob, dishwasher, microwave, fridge and tv. Utility room: with washing machine, sink and door to garage with freezer and stable door leading to garden. Outside: fully enclosed garden, mainly lawn with covered decked patio area with garden furniture and bbq. Amenities: ample parking. Bed linen, electric, central heating, towels and wi-fi included. Regret no smoking. 1 dog welcome. Location: beaches 18 miles, pub 5 minute walk, shops 3 miles.  …see more

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Barn | 1 Bedroom | sleeps 2

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from £44 /night

£305 - £595 / week

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  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
perfect for exploring the county of dorset and also somerset and devon nestling in the dorset countryside, this single-storey conversion is set in half an acre garden, approached through a private entrance shared only with the owner's adjoining property, a warm welcome awaits but privacy is assured. the village of mosterton a 5 minute walk, has a village store and pub. While away the hours exploring the beautiful countryside dotted with small villages and market towns which are stunning in all seasons. The small town of beaminster is 3.5 miles away and has a selection of shops and good places to eat, the market town of bridport with its popular farmers markets is 10 miles. The jurassic coast is easily accessible by car, from the well-known beaches of west bay (11 miles), burton bradstock and lyme regis to the famous chesil beach that stretches for 18 miles. There are countryside walks nearby including the famous parrett trail with other walks and cycle paths passing close by the property. the accommodation offers one bedroom: double with en-suite shower room and wc. Lounge/kitchen/diner: open-plan with tv, freeview and dvd. Kitchen area with cooker, microwave, fridge with icebox and washing machine. Outside: private, gravelled garden with a wonderful range of flowers and seating. Amenities: ample off-road parking. Bed linen, towels, electric and central heating included. Wi-fi available. Regret no smoking. 1 small well-behaved dog welcome but not to be left unattended in the property. Additional info: guests are welcome to bring own travel cot. Location: beach 13 miles, pub, village store and post office walking distance.   …see more

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House | 3 Bedrooms | sleeps 5

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from £65 /night

£455 - £1060 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
less than 1 mile to the world heritage site town of lyme regis centrally situated in the village of uplyme, 1 mile from the ancient town of lyme regis, enjoys a wealth of footpaths and country walks, village store and post office and a welcoming free house that has good beers, wine and a menu for all tastes. Learn about the history and geology of the coastline, try your hand at fishing from lyme regis, walk the famous hardy trail or smuggler's trail or simply use the house as a base for touring the west country with its wide range of attractions, sheltered coves and long sandy beaches. this detached house nestles in a quiet village location and offers three bedrooms: 1 king-size, 1 twin and 1 single. Bathroom: with shower over bath and wc. Downstairs shower room with wc. Lounge/diner: with freeview, dvd and hi-fi, leading to decked area with seating. Conservatory with seating. Kitchen: well-equipped with cooker, dishwasher, fridge and microwave. Utility room: with freezer, washing machine and tumble dryer. Outside: small enclosed garden area. Amenities: parking for 2 small cars or 1 large car with additional parking available with the neighbouring owners. Bed linen, towels, electric and central heating included (voltaic solar panels recently installed). Wi-fi available in the conservatory. regret no pets or smoking. Additional info: welcome pack. Location: beach just over 1 mile, pub and shop walking distance. Arrival: 4pm.  …see more

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Barn | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

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from £57 /night

£395 - £800 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
1 of 3 single storey barn conversions a short drive to beaches these delightful barn conversions nestle in a quiet spot yet close to many amenities, their location makes an ideal base to explore a wide variety of places of interest amongst the wonderful county of dorset. explore the beautiful surrounding countryside with some stunning scenery, particularly along the famous jurassic coast. There are numerous coast paths and inland bridleways as well as small, picturesque villages with pubs to enjoy a good meal. The area is famed for its popular beaches including chesil beach which stretches for 18 miles. Enjoy some of the many attractions within a short drive which include weymouth with its sealife centre, abbotsbury swannery, monkey world, dinosaur museum, lulworth cove and castle, durdle door and much more. In the evenings, relax in the enclosed garden or stroll to one of 3 pubs all within a 15 minute walk. outside: each property benefits from its own enclosed garden with patio area and seating. Amenities: ample off-road parking. Bed linen, electric and central heating included. Towels for hire. 2 well-behaved dogs welcome. Regret no smoking in the properties. Location: sandy beach at weymouth 4 miles, shop and pubs within 1 mile. the accommodation is approached via 3 steps up and offers two bedrooms: 1 double with en-suite shower room and wc and 1 zip-and-link twin which can be made into a super-king upon request. Bathroom: bath with shower over and wc. Lounge/kitchen: with electric oven and halogen hob, fridge with ice-compartment, microwave and washing machine. Lounge area with wall-mounted tv/dvd and patio doors leading out into the garden. Dining room: with seating for 6.  …see more

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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

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from £63 /night

£435 - £860 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
beautiful countryside views yet only a 10 minute stroll to the beach a renovated 300 year old character cottage with all modern amenities and furnishings. Situated in the picturesque seaside village of eype near bridport, in a beautiful countryside setting with a 10 minute stroll to the secluded beach. explore the world heritage jurassic coast with its scenic coastal and countryside walks, try fossil hunting on the beaches, or scuba diving, paragliding, golfing and river boating further along the coastline. Ideally situated to tour the whole of dorset and the many attractions the county has to offer including the seaside town of west bay, markets in bridport and numerous national trust properties. If all this is just too much then simply relax in your enclosed garden and admire the views. The new inn pub and eype's mouth hotel serve bar and restaurant food both within walking distance. the accommodation offers two bedrooms: 1 double with far reaching views and 1 twin. Shower room: with wc and heated towel rail. Lounge/kitchen/diner: open-plan with sofa bed, skytv, dvd and open fire (first bag of coal free). Dining table seating 4/6. Well-equipped kitchen with electric oven, integrated fridge, microwave, coffee machine, food mixer and other kitchen gadgets. Utility room: with washer/dryer and storage for bikes, boots, body boards etc in outside shed. Outside: enclosed garden with garden furniture and bbq. Amenities: allocated parking for 1 car, a 3 minute walk from the cottage. Bed linen, towels, hairdryer, electric and night storage heating included. Wi-fi available. Regret no smoking. 2 pets welcome. Additional info: welcome pack on arrival and many standard consumables provided. Location: beach, pub and hotel serving restaurant food, small shops available in season within walking distance, nearest supermarket in bridport 1 mile.  …see more

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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

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from £55 /night

£380 - £760 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
quaint cottage in a village location this quaint cottage is situated in a row of charming cottages in blandford st mary and has been comfortably furnished to provide a perfect base to tour the whole of the area. within easy walking distance of the market town of blandford forum that offers delightful and varied shopping, a weekly market and regular farmers' markets, tea rooms, restaurants and a good bus service. The cottage is close to the stour inn, a small friendly inn offering first class hospitality and good food. Centrally located for visiting dorset's jurassic coast with the impressive lulworth cove and durdle door within 17 miles. The award-winning sandy beaches of bournemouth, sandbanks and weymouth are within easy driving distance. Many attractions are available such as monkey world, longleat and various national trust properties. the accommodation offers two bedrooms: 1 king-size and 1 twin. Bathroom: with restricted headroom and handheld shower over bath and wc. Lounge: cosy with tv, dvd, hi-fi and woodburner. Dining room: with dining table and chairs seating 4. Kitchen: with gas hob, electric fan oven, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, washing machine and microwave. Outside: from the kitchen access to the enclosed, sun-trap courtyard with seating and bbq. Additional side entrance to the property and locked storage for bikes (to be arranged with the owner). Amenities: roadside parking. Bed linen, towels, electric and heating included. Regret no smoking inside the property. 1 dog by arrangement. Location: beach 18 miles, shops and pubs walking distance.  …see more

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Cottage | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

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£455 - £890 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
charming cottage quietly located within the walls of wareham located a short walk from the historic town centre this character cottage, dating back to 1750, still retains a lot of its original charm yet benefits from complete modernisation throughout. the traditional market town of wareham is a short stroll from your door with its picturesque quay, from where you can hire a rowing boat or take a trip around poole harbour. The town benefits from plenty of restaurants and pubs as well as its weekly street market and monthly farmers market. A wealth of attractions are within easy reach including the national trust's corfe castle, sandy beaches at swanage, studland or poole, thousands of acres of nature reserves at hartland, arne or stoborough, great for birdwatchers and nature lovers. The county town of dorchester is easily accessible as is the larger town of bournemouth with seven miles of sandy beaches. this delightful cottage offers two bedrooms: 1 king-size double and 1 twin reached via steep cottage style stairs. Bathroom: located on the first floor offers bath with shower attachment and wc and a further shower room with under-floor heating and wc located on the ground floor. Lounge: benefits from a woodburner (first basket of logs included), flatscreen tv, dvd, freeview and ipod dock. Kitchen/diner: with under-floor heating and well-equipped with electric range cooker, fridge with ice compartment and slim line dishwasher. Utility area: with microwave and washer/dryer. Outside: enclosed garden with garden seating and bbq. Amenities: off-road parking for 1 small car, only reached via a narrow entrance to the rear of the cottage. Bed linen, towels (please bring your own beach towels), electric, central heating and wi-fi included. Childs buggy and booster seat available. Regret no smoking within the property. 2 well-behaved dogs welcome more by arrangement. Additional info: narrow access to property, however there is additional adjacent street parking available. Location: beach 4 miles, shops, pubs and restaurants all within walking distance. Arrival: 3.30pm  …see more

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Bungalow | 4 Bedrooms | sleeps 6

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from £162 /night

£1130 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
splendid countryside views and within walking distance of the beach. Sleeps 6+2. discounts for smaller parties - call for more details situated in the charming village of swyre, in the bride valley and has recently been refurbished to a high standard. The property is situated off a bridle path offering a network of country walk. the quaint stone and thatched villages of swyre and puncknowle offer excellent pubs with visits from brass bands and morris dancers through the summer months. Beach is within walking distance, 2 minutes by car, with panoramic coastal views. The shingle beach of west bexington forms part of the jurassic coast and has a hotel, pub and beachside café with a limited shop service. Perfect for nature lovers, walks and fishing enthusiasts. The pretty village of abbotsbury (10 minutes drive) known for its swannery and tropical gardens are enjoyed by many throughout the year, other popular beaches close by include hive beach, charmouth and lyme regis. More attractions within a short drive include monkey world, deep sea adventures, portland castle and a number of national trust homes and gardens. the accommodation offers four bedrooms: on the ground floor, 1 double with en-suite shower and wc and 1 further double. Upstairs 1 double and 1 twin with balcony boasting splendid countryside views. Bathroom: on the ground floor with mixer shower over bath and wc. Separate wc between the upstairs bedrooms. Downstairs cloakroom with wc. Lounge: with double doors into garden room with view over the garden. Patio doors onto the covered veranda, tv and hi-fi. Kitchen/diner: with electric hob and oven, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher and washing machine. Outside: enclosed, well maintained garden with furniture, if accessing the seating area from the garden there is a small slope. There is further seating to the front of the property that catches the morning sun. Amenities: ample off-road parking. Bed linen, towels, electric and central heating included. Regret no smoking within the property. 2 well-behaved dog welcome (at no time must the dog be left unattended in the property). wi-fi available. No cot or highchair but guests are welcome to bring their own. Additional info: £100 security deposit payable by cheque 2 weeks prior to arrival, direct to the owners. This property sleeps 8 or 7 with cot. Location: pub 5 minute walk via a country lane, shop and beach 5 minute drive or approximately 20 minute cross country walk.  …see more

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Apartment | 1 Bedroom | sleeps 2

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£290 - £530 / week

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  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
recently renovated property perfect for touring the region the apartment is situated above a garage in the grounds of the owner's main residence and has use of its own secluded and well-maintained garden. an easy walk takes you through to the popular village pub, which is a popular destination for families and enjoys some of the most stunning views down the valley and over the rolling hills. Located within the quiet village of cheddington that sits off the main a road that runs between crewkerne and dorchester, making this the perfect spot for touring both rural and coastal dorset. 30 minutes drive leads you on to the world heritage site of the jurassic coast that runs along the dorset coast, from the picturesque town of lyme regis along to swanage. The county town of dorchester, rich in history, is within 30 minutes drive and offers a wide range of restaurants, shops and pubs. If you prefer to stay closer to home, simply relax in the shared gardens and while the day away. the open-plan, studio style living accommodation is reached via both internal and external steps and offers: lounge/kitchen/diner/sleeping area: with king-size bed, lounge/diner with ample seating around the flatscreen tv, dvd and freeview. Dining table with seating. Kitchen with integrated oven and hob, fridge with ice compartment, microwave, washing machine and tumble dryer. Shower room: with wc. Outside: a paved patio leads to a gravelled area with bistro table and chairs. Bbq available. Amenities: off-road parking for 1 car. Bed linen, towels, electric and heating included. Regret no smoking within the property. 1 small dog welcome. Additional info: hairdryer provided. Location: beach 11 miles, shop 2 miles and pub within walking distance.  …see more

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Barn | 2 Bedrooms | sleeps 4

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from £63 /night

£435 - £860 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
working farm, 130 acres, cattle and horses this converted semi-detached barn is perfectly positioned to enjoy the delights dorset has to offer. Approached via a farm lane and overlooking the working farm, guests are welcome to roam the land and see the animals. while away the hours exploring the beautiful surrounding countryside dotted with small picturesque villages. This part of dorset offers a superb cliff-top coastline, which is a world heritage site and can easily be joined from the cottage in 1.5 miles. The surrounding coastline provides excellent conditions for diving, canoeing/kayaking, windsurfing/kite surfing, fishing and sailing with the 2012 olympic sailing venue in portland. Discover the wealth of places to visit including weymouth with its seafront, beaches, harbour, abbotsbury swannery, lulworth cove and castle, durdle door and much more. the accommodation offers two bedrooms: 1 galleried double with sloping ceilings approached via a staircase and 1 twin. Shower room: and wc. Lounge/kitchen/diner: open-plan with tv, dvd, freeview and patio doors. Kitchen offers electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge with ice-box and washer/dryer. Outside: small enclosed patio and lawn area to the front of the property with seating and bbq. There is a pond at the back which is fenced off from the property but please take care with children. Amenities: off-road parking for 2 cars. Bed linen and electric included, additional £20 per week for electric from november to easter. Night storage heating in the living areas and electric heating in the bedrooms. Wi-fi available. 1 dog welcome. Location: weymouth's sandy beach and shops 4.5 miles, pub 2 miles.  …see more

With its rolling countryside and mild climate, Dorset is a favourite location for holidaymakers. There are quiet villages and interesting local markets to explore as well as great walking, horse riding and fishing on the river Stour. The New Forest is a great base for outdoor activities and the region is also home to Stonehenge and cities such as Bath, Salisbury and Bournemouth.