Where to stay near Dorchester (Dorset)?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,353 holiday rentals near Dorchester (Dorset). From 418 Houses to 699 Bungalows, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Dorchester (Dorset) is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Athelhampton House and Gardens: 1,566 holiday rentals
  • Borough Gardens: 1,206 holiday rentals
  • Warmwell Holiday Park Ski Slope: 1,420 holiday rentals
  • Roman Town House: 1,248 holiday rentals
  • Dorset Teddy Bear Museum: 1,280 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Dorchester (Dorset) 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 Houses in Dorchester (Dorset)?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 418 Houses in Dorchester (Dorset). Our other popular types of Dorchester (Dorset) holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 699 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 699 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 699 holiday houses

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 (Dorset)?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 113 holiday homes with pool available in Dorchester (Dorset). 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)