Category posts: Dorset holiday guide

If you’re new to Dorset, we’ve got a collection of blog posts to help you organise your holiday.

Dog friendly West Bay Canoes

A Trip up the River Brit

Paddling up the River Brit with West Bay Canoes is one of the best ways to spend a couple of hours with friends, family or your dog on a sunny summers day.

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Supermarket groceries

Dorset supermarkets

Where to find supermarkets when heading to Dorset for a self catering holiday. Remember the independent shops for local produce for a true Dorset Feast.

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Games for your Dorset holiday

A family holiday is always a great opportunity to spend more time together. Playing holiday games in the evening after a busy day out is a great way to end the day.

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Fish and Chips Swanage

Staff Tour 2017 day two

Staff tour day two The second day of our staff tour saw the minibus, being driven by our marketing manager Tom, take a route from Wool to Winfrith Newburgh, Lulworth, East Stoke, Swanage and Worth Matravers. Jacqui continues: The morning was bright and crisp, the autumn leaves falling, the sun shining and the sea glistening. […]

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West Bay Cliffs

Staff tour 2017 day one

Dorset Coastal Cottages Staff Tour 2017 sees us getting out to view our fabulous properties and a chance to sample some local food treats.

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Summer Holiday Family Activities

Activities for the family can be costly, however, there are many things that can be enjoyed by the whole family which will not only be fun but educational and not break the bank! Here we are listing some of our favourite things to do when on holiday here in Dorset.....

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Dorset’s Top Picnic Spots

Did you know half of Dorset is recognised as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty? With such a wide variety of wildlife and so many great views to enjoy we're spoilt for choice but we've managed to pick out a few of our absolute favourites - See more at:

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Summer Holiday Fun with the Lulworth Rangers

This summer the Lulworth Rangers programme of summer events will have you really wanting to get out and discover the delightful natural environment of Lulworth. There's Rock Pool School, Stone Carving, Photography Workshops, Guided Walks, Bat Nights and more!

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Cottage and Booking FAQ’S

It's our busiest time of year and with lots of bookings come lots of questions! Find the answers to some of our most frequently asked questions here.

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Dorset On Screen

Earlier this year it was Broadchurch causing a sensation, this year Dorset shines again with Moonfleet and Far From The Madding Crowd coming to the big screen.

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