Where to stay around East Dorset District?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,017 holiday lettings near East Dorset District. From 371 cottages to 317 apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover East Dorset District area.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to East Dorset District?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in East Dorset District. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Wimborne Minster: 1,308 holiday lettings
  • Edmondsham House and Gardens: 1,073 holiday lettings
  • Priest's House Museum and Garden: 1,303 holiday lettings
  • Kingston Lacy House: 1,266 holiday lettings
  • Tivoli Theatre: 1,304 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around East Dorset District listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent cottages in East Dorset District?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 371 cottages in East Dorset District. Our other popular types of East Dorset District holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 317 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 183 self catering accommodations
  • Barns: 38 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in East Dorset District?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 69 holiday homes with pool available in East Dorset District. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make A Holiday Rental Cottage in East Dorset, England Your Home Away From Home

    The district of East Dorset is part of the larger county of Dorset and includes small settlements such as St Ives. A East Dorset holiday is guaranteed to leave you feeling re-energized and ready to face the world again, as the area has so much for visitors to see and do. A East Dorset holiday rental house provides all of the comforts of home as well as some stunning sea and countryside views to help you unwind.

    Things to Do on Holiday in East Dorset, England

    An East Dorset holiday can be as active or as laid-back as you want it to be. You can simply choose to relax in your fabulous St Ives & East Dorset holiday rental house, watching the stunning scenery and the locals go about their business. For this reason, many keen photographers and painters thoroughly enjoy an East Dorset holiday. If you are feeling a bit more energetic then you can enjoy various activities including swimming, cycling, walking, fishing, water skiing tennis, golf and horse riding.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in East Dorset, England

    No East Dorset holiday would be complete without a visit to the wonderful town of Wimborne. The market town is full of attractions, in particular Wimborne Minster which was built during the Saxon period. The minster also has architecture from the Gothic and Norman periods. Wimborne Minster contains the tombs of King Ethelred and the First Duke of Somerset, John Beaufort. The minster is most noted for its chained library which dates back to the 17th century. If you have children in the group, a visit to the Wimborne Model Town Exhibition is always highly recommended.

    Weather in East Dorset, England

    If you are now considering booking a fantastic St Ives & East Dorset holiday rental house you will be privy to some fantastic weather. The warmest months of the year to have a St Ives & East Dorset holiday tend to be July and August when the daytime temperature reaches an average of 20°C. The winter months of December and January see the daytime temperature drop to around 9°C. The annual rainfall amount for the area is 26 inches.

    Travel to East Dorset, England Travellers on a East Dorset holiday can land at Bournemouth International Airport (BOH) which is approximately 12 miles away from the district. Airlines that offer regular, affordable flights to the area include Flybe and BMI. Passengers can depart from several UK airports such as Manchester (MAN), Aberdeen (ABZ) and Edinburgh (EDI).