Dorset has some of the finest coastline in the UK, with miles of golden sands and breathtaking scenery to discover. So, it’s no surprise that thousands of people flock here every year to enjoy a memorable seaside holiday. If you’re looking for the perfect accommodation, take a look at our Dorset coastal cottages. Perfectly situated either in spectacular seafront locations or within easy walking distance of sandy beaches, they’re the ideal place to stay for those wanting to enjoy our slice of the South West coast.

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Ridgeview Cottage
Corfe Castle
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Located in the sought-after National Trust-owned village of Corfe Castle, Ridgeview Cottage is a modern, detached, family home found moments away from many of Dorset’s prolific attractions.
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West Lodge
Wareham
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Tastefully presented and finished to a high standard, this fabulous holiday home in Church Knowle, will appeal to those of you visiting with extended family and friends. Located just a mile outside Corfe Castle, as the crow flies between Kimmeridge Bay and the golden sands of Studland, you will be truly spoilt for things to see and do.
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Cherry Tree Cottage
Ridge
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2 Bedroom delightful holiday cottage with log burner in Ridge. Well equipped with all you might need for a family get away in peaceful surroundings, yet still within easy reach of a wide range of attractions and sandy beaches.
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Forest Edge
Sandford
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Forest Edge is a two bedroom semi-detached chalet bungalow offering luxury accommodation near Wareham. Mainly laid out on the ground floor, this delightful holiday home has been completely refurbished to a very high standard.
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Lizards Rest
Swanage
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4 bedrooms. A great base and comfortable family home. This substantial detached holiday home offers ample accommodation for the extended family in a seaside location. Lizards Rest is the perfect choice for accommodation for large groups in Swanage.
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Pembroke Cottage
Langton Matravers
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Beautiful 19th century stone cottage offering a peaceful retreat to families and friends. Well situated in the village of Langton Matravers, this holiday home offers endless attractions and picturesque views of the countryside.
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Newton Manor Grange
Swanage, Dorset
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3 bedrooms. This beautiful four star holiday home is the ideal choice for a self catering holiday in Swanage. This home boasts large picture windows and is an unusual upside down house that takes full advantage of the views, across the seaside town of Swanage to the sea and the Isle of White beyond. WIFI.
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Juniper Cottage
West Lulworth
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Juniper Cottage is a recently refurbished Victorian terraced cottage tucked away off the main road in the scenic village of West Lulworth, close to both Lulworth Cove and one of the Jurassic Coast’s most iconic features, Durdle Door. This two-storey, dog-friendly cottage accommodates up to 4 adults or a family of 5. The ground floor is an open-plan living and dining space with small, private front and rear gardens, upstairs are two bedrooms and a bathroom.
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Wye Knot
Swanage
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A delightful ground floor apartment with private garden is perfectly placed for a family's getaway, within easy access to Swanage beach and town attractions.
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Malvern Apartment
Swanage
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This appealing large, ground floor apartment is part of a modern conversion of a former Edwardian hotel, right in the heart of the seaside town of Swanage in a quiet residential, tree lined street, less than 5 mins walk to restaurants, pubs, shops and the beach. You can enjoy a lovely glimpse view across Swanage bay from the lounge bay window.
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Sea Reach
Swanage
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2 Bedrooms. We are delighted to introduce Sea Reach, this spacious and modern ground floor apartment is in a prime holiday hotspot, just 3/4 minutes’ walk from the beach.
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Woodland Lodge
Poole
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One of a small selection of superior lodges that overlook Poole Bay on Rockley Park., This detached holiday lodge offers a tranquil retreat in an exclusive gated area. The idyllic enclave is just a leisurely stroll away from Lytchett Bay, a charming small sandy beach, and in close proximity to the renowned Poole Harbour. For those seeking entertainment within the holiday park, tickets can be conveniently procured, with detailed pricing available on the Rockley Park website.
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Holiday Cottages on the Jurassic Coast

There’s something so special about a holiday on the Jurassic Coast. Whether it’s paddling in the clear blue waters, sunbathing on the golden sands, or walking on a towering cliff top with the wind on your face, there are so many ways to enjoy the magic of a seaside break. At Dorset Cottage Holidays, we offer a wide range of holiday cottages on the Jurassic Coast, providing idyllic accommodation along some of the nation’s best coastline.

Our Dorset coastal cottages are the perfect home away from home, offering all the facilities and amenities you need for a comfortable and enjoyable stay. Whether you’re seeking a fun-packed family holiday with plenty to keep the kids entertained, a romantic break for two, or you’re planning a walking break with friends, our coastal cottages offer a fantastic place to stay within a stone’s throw from the sea.

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Dorset’s Jurassic Coast

Dorset’s Jurassic Coast is world-renowned, offering over 96 miles of incredible coastline. Designated as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO due to its remarkable geology, there are many famous landmarks to explore as you journey along the coast, including Lulworth Cove, Durdle Door, West Bay, and Old Harry Rocks.

The shale and pebble beaches at Chesil Beach and Kimmeridge Bay are well worth visiting for their stunning natural beauty, and Lyme Regis is one of Dorset’s most popular spots. With glorious sands, pleasant waters for paddling and swimming, and stunning scenery, it’s enjoyed by people of all ages. There’s nowhere better for a day at the seaside in Dorset.

Dorset is truly blessed when it comes to Blue Flag beaches, with 25 of them to explore. Each has its own distinctive charm and character, from sweeping golden sands to secluded private coves. Imagine relaxing on a deckchair with a good book whilst the kids make sandcastles or ride on donkeys. Make sure you remember your camera as you’re sure to make many special memories when you choose to stay in one of our Jurassic Coast cottages.

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Dorset Coastal Cottage

We have a vast selection of Dorset coastal cottages to make your next stay by the sea a memorable one. Whether you wish to be within walking distance to the beach or would prefer to look out the window and be mesmerised by striking sea views, our Jurassic Coast accommodation offers all the amenities you may need for a comfortable stay. If you need a little guidance to help you find your perfect holiday cottage match, get in touch – one of our expert holiday planners would love to help. And if you want more information on the gorgeous Dorset coast, read our area guide.

We hope you find your perfect coastal cottage with Dorset Cottage Holidays, and if you’re planning a holiday with your four-legged friend, make sure to also take a look at our dog-friendly cottages in Dorset, including plenty of coastal cottages ready to welcome your pet.