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Lyme Regis, Dorset

Self Catering cottages in Dorset

Here is a browseable listing of our holiday cottages in Dorset, England. Please select your desired location from the menu below, or use the search form to the right. You may also wish to consult the listings for nearby cottages in Devon which borders on Dorset. For alternative accommodation, see our Dorset hotel guide, and for suggestions on what to see and do in the area, visit our Dorset Travel Guide

Our top tips for enjoying a holiday in Dorset include: The Jurassic Coast - this stretch of beautiful coastline lies roughly between Lyme Regis and Portland, and offers incredible scenery, and the chance to find some of the fossils that give the area its name. Then there is Lyme Regis itself; the historic seaside town famous for its association with the novel The French Lieutenant's Woman. Get a dose of ancient history at Maiden Castle, near Dorchester, the largest hill fort in England, or visit Cerne Abbas, a beautiful little village famous for the huge hill figure known as the Cerne Abbas Giant. If you fancy something a bit more recent, try Corfe Castle, the remains of a medieval fortress on a tall mound overlooking a pretty town. Or get away from it all by strolling the clifftop walks near Studland. Then there is pretty Lulworth Cove, where the natural arch known as Durdle Door has been drawing visitors for centuries. Dorset is one of our favourite parts of England, and once you visit, you will see why!

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Featured historic attraction in Dorset:

Affpuddle - Affpuddle, Dorset, England
A small village in rural Dorset, set in the valley of the Piddle, about 11 miles north of Dorchester. There are several thatched cottages in the village, as well as a lovely 13th century parish church dedicated to St Laurence. The church boasts some well-carved 16th century pews, and a contemporary carved pulpit. The village dates back to the Domesday Book. Nearby is Tolpuddle, known for its place in the early history of trade union … ... more

Top Historic attractions in Dorset:

Cerne Abbas (Village)
Maiden Castle (Prehistoric)
Cerne Abbas Giant (Prehistoric)
Corfe Castle (Castle)
Athelhampton House (Historic House)