Where to stay around Dorchester?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 624 holiday lettings near Dorchester. From 391 Bungalows to 391 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Dorchester is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Dorset County Museum: 873 holiday lettings
  • Warmwell Holiday Park Ski Slope: 1,065 holiday lettings
  • Dorset Teddy Bear Museum: 875 holiday lettings
  • Athelhampton House and Gardens: 1,192 holiday lettings
  • Hardy's Cottage: 969 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Dorchester 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 Bungalows in Dorchester?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 391 Bungalows in Dorchester. Our other popular types of Dorchester holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 391 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 391 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 87 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Dorchester?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 61 holiday homes with pool available in Dorchester. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Head to the friendly city of Dorchester

    Come and experience Dorchester and its culture, history and museums. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the bars, archaeology and coffee shops. Monkey World Ape Rescue Center and Corfe Castle are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

    Activities and attractions in Dorchester

    Do you want to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Dorchester has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Monkey World Ape Rescue Center (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
    • Fantasy Island Fun Park (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
    • Abbotsbury Children's Farm (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
    • Pirate Adventure Mini Golf (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
    • Sea Life Park (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
    • Sandworld (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Dorchester

    Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Dorchester is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Brownsea Island (21.9 mi / 35.2 km)
    • Bournemouth Beach (25.9 mi / 41.8 km)
    • Borough Gardens (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
    • Sculpture by the Lakes (7.5 mi / 12 km)
    • Radipole Lake Nature Reserve (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
    • Abbotsbury Sub-Tropical Gardens (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)