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10 things to do in Corfe Castle

Get to know this enchanting destination with these things to do in Corfe Castle.

Top 10 things to do in Worth Matravers

Worth Matravers - a pretty village with lots of lovely things to do during your Dorset holiday

Top 10 things to do in Weymouth

Weymouth is a real coastal gem. Just 7 miles from Dorchester in Dorset, this seaside resort has been attracting visitors from all over the world for over 100 years. It’s a pretty place to spend a holiday with lots of things to see and places to go in around the local area. Home to a large beach, fringed by a Georgian-era esplanade, a cool shopping district and a quaint fishing quay (on the River Wey), it’s a classic coastal destination with something to impress everybody. The to...

The best afternoon tea spots in Dorset

It’s one of life’s little luxuries, and a typically British thing to do on holiday, there’s nothing quite like treating yourself to an indulgent afternoon tea or two. Fortunately, you don’t have... to go far to find tea rooms, cafes and hotels serving up the most delicious afternoon tea and cream teas, and we have the insider knowledge to guide you to some of the very best afternoon tea spots in Dorset. We’re talking cafes with

The best restaurants in Dorset

From Michelin star restaurants to quaint English tearooms and vegan cafes, we have compiled a variety of choices for you.

The best beaches in Dorset to visit

With the incredible Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site taking up most of the Dorset coast, it’s no wonder that the beaches in Dorset are so spectacular.

Top 12 things to do in Lyme Regis

Often nicknamed ‘The Pearl of Dorset’, we have picked out the very best to help you plan your next trip.

Abbotsbury Swannery – one of the most unique attractions in Dorset

Visit Abbotsbury Swannery. One of Dorset's top family visitor attractions - home to a large colony of mute swans. It's one of the best natural visitor attractions in Dorset.

Dorset's wonderful woodlands and forests

Come and discover the most gorgeous woodland areas in Dorset including Puddletown forest and Thornecombe wood.

Discover Dorset this Easter

A selection of our favourite ways to discover Dorset at Easter, from fun events to outdoor activities.

Things to do in Dorset

We’ve searched high and low to find the very best things to do in Dorset for all kinds of visitors, from keen walkers and sightseers to those visiting with children!

The ultimate guide to the Dorset Coast

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.
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