The district of Purbeck is located in the heart of the county of Dorset in England. A Purbeck holiday can either be one that is very relaxed or one that can be filled with activity and adventure. A Purbeck holiday rental cottage provides all of the comforts of home and acts as a great base for laying your head after a lethargic or hectic day. No matter what kind of trip you are looking for, a Purbeck holiday is guaranteed to leave you with some wonderfully happy memories of your time in this idyllic part of Britain.
As a Purbeck holiday can be whatever you want it to be, there is certainly no lack of activities that visitors can indulge in during their stay. The district has a range of pursuits including walking, hiking, cycling, mountain biking, golf, tennis, horse riding, fishing, sailing and swimming. With spectacular countryside and coastal views, a Purbeck holiday rental cottage can also double up as a studio for those who enjoy sketching, painting, drawing or photography.
If you have the energy left to leave your wonderful Purbeck holiday rental cottage then there are plenty of great places to be visited in the district. One such place is the town of Furzebrook. Here visitors will be able to marvel at The Blue Pool, a bowl shaped hole filled with clay and water. The amazing thing about The Blue Pool is that the water is constantly changing colour and is a great subject for snapping that great memorial holiday photo. There are steps leading down to the water’s edge and the area surrounding the pool of water is filled with trees which make for a great adventure for kids of all ages.
If you are thinking about booking a wonderful Purbeck holiday rental cottage then you will be pleased to hear that you can expect to enjoy warm summers and cool winters. The warmest months of the year to have a Purbeck holiday tend to be July, August and September when the temperature during the day hovers between 18°C and 20°C. The colder months of January and February see the daytime temperature drop to around 8°C. The annual rainfall amount for the district is 26 inches with the wettest months tending to be October, November and December.
Travellers on a Purbeck holiday will most likely arrive at Bournemouth International Airport (BOH) which is approximately 20 miles away from the district. Airlines that offer affordable, regular flights to the area include BMI and Flybe. Passengers can depart from several UK airports such as Manchester (MAN), Aberdeen (ABZ) and Edinburgh (EDI).