Stretching nearly 100 miles from the sandy beaches of Bournemouth to the East Devon border, the Dorset Coast is a continuous geological wonder. Peppered with dinosaur footprints and bones, it has earned the title of the Jurassic Coast and attracts scientists, families and couples alike.
Charmouth is known for its fantastic beach, great for fossil hunting, and scenic surroundings. There’s more here than you might expect to do in this lovely Charmouth seaside resort.
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Discover three of the best secret beaches in Dorset. All are superbly located on the Jurassic Coast, Dorset has access to some of the most beautiful stretches of beach in the UK.
A visit to the 18th-century Abbotsbury Sub-Tropical Gardens. This special place with its Burma Rope Bridge and famous kookaburras makes a great day out for all the family.
Find your local supermarket with our local list. Pop in for essentials, take the family to buy the holiday shop or avoid the queues at the checkout by arranging a delivery after your arrival at your holiday cottage. Whichever area you are staying in, we have found a selection so that you won't miss out on your favourite things.
Read on to find out why Colmer's Hill is one of the most special places in Dorset. Perfect for photographers and walkers, day or night, this enchanting hill is one to visit on your holiday to Dorset.
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