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Vacation apartment in Weymouth

Dorset / Weymouth

2 4 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.02 mi
  • Child friendly
Fully self-contained first floor Georgian apartment consisting of one double bedroom, a twin bedroom, and a fully equipped kitchen/lounge boasting three large period sash windows giving superb views of the entire bay. Perfect for families or couples looking for a short  …see more

from $58 / night

$373 - $928 / week

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from $58 / night

(24) Excellent 

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Vacation apartment in Swanage Bay

Swanage / Swanage Bay

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.002 mi
  • Child friendly
Situated on the end of an impressive Edwardian Parade, Bayview apartment is the ideal holiday accommodation with less than one minutes walk to either the beach, shops or various pubs, bars or restaurants. Stunning beach side location with breathtaking panoramic view ove  …see more

from $121 / night

$427 - $1190 / week

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from $121 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Bournemouth Vacation apartment rental

Dorset / Bournemouth

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
NB I do not normally take bookings more than 6 months in advance. Please contact me if you wish to make such a booking so that I can quote availability and price. A bright, clean apartment close to miles of sandy beach and Bournemouth town centre. Parking right in  …see more

from $110 / night

$1098 - $1904 / week

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(38) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage in Uplyme

Lyme Regis / Uplyme

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 mi
  • Ask about children
A newly-refurbished, one bed self-catering cottage - ideal for two - lovely rural retreat location only one mile from Lyme Regis town and the Jurassic coast. Walk to local pub 10 mins, 5 miin drive into Lyme Regis town or leave the car behind and follow lovely riversid  …see more

from $98 / night

$427 - $720 / week

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(32) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage in Corfe Castle

Isle of Purbeck / Corfe Castle

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 8 mi
  • Child friendly
Quintessentially English thatched cottage in the heart of Purbecks and Thomas Hardy country set in a street so unspoilt it is used in period dramas.. 10 minutes from the Jurassic Coast and 10 minutes from the beautiful sandy beaches of Studland bay & Swanage. Romant  …see more

from $92 / night

$482 - $909 / week

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(13) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage in Shaftesbury

Dorset / Shaftesbury

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Nearest beach 45 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
Summer Lodge is a beautiful refurbished cottage, it is cosy, comfortable, light and airy and furnished to a high standard, with thick new carpet throughout, comfortable quality beds and tasteful decor. New TV's lounge and both bedrooms, downstairs cloakroom, patio  …see more

from $70 / night

$482 - $909 / week

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(19) Excellent 

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Over Compton Vacation barn rental

Sherborne / Over Compton

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 37 mi
  • Child friendly
Completed in 2007 one of three barns, Meadow View Barn has been converted to give a modern relaxing environment retaining the character of the original structure. Accommodation includes a modern open plan living space with large oak windows and French doors that open  …see more

from $120 / night

$549 - $976 / week

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(31) Excellent 

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Corfe Castle Vacation cottage rental

Isle of Purbeck / Corfe Castle

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 8 mi
  • Child friendly
Wissett Cottage is the quintessential, traditional Dorset stone cottage. Steeped in period character such as exposed stonework, ancient timbers and a partly thatched roof, this 300 year old cottage provides a cosy and welcoming 'home away from home' that combi  …see more

from $190 / night

$476 - $1208 / week

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Vacation cottage in Charmouth

Bridport / Charmouth

1 2 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
1 OF 16 CHARMING PROPERTIES A STROLL FROM THE POPULAR WORLD HERITAGE JURASSIC COASTLINE REGRET NO BABIES OR CHILDREN UNDER 18 YEARS IN THIS PROPERTY OR FOSSIL COTTAGE, AMBER COTTAGE AND JURASSIC TIDE LINE. WELCOME IN ALL OTHER PROPERTIES ON SITE This gated holiday  …see more

from $60 / night

$415 - $909 / week

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from $60 / night

(9) Very Good 

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Vacation apartment in Swanage Bay

Swanage / Swanage Bay

3 9 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 9
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 mi
  • Child friendly
The flat is on the ground floor in a small block of nine situated on the waterfront of Swanage. The lounge/diner and two of the bedrooms feature panoramic views of the whole bay of Swanage. Even in bad weather the views can be spectacular, particularly when the sea is r  …see more

from $98 / night

$488 - $2074 / week

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from $98 / night

(13) Excellent 

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Home rental in Swanage Bay

Swanage / Swanage Bay

4 8 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
This is a detached house in an elevated position in Swanage with wonderful views overlooking Swanage Bay, Old Harry Rocks and the Isle of Wight. The garden in the front and to the side of the house is laid to lawn and at the back of the house is a Purbeck stone patio b  …see more

from $105 / night

$732 - $1525 / week

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from $105 / night

(3) Excellent 

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Apartment rental in Bournemouth with shared pool

Dorset / Bournemouth

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Apartment 2 is located within a brand new, purpose built development of studios and 1 and 2 bedroom apartments. Boasting an excellent location with a five minute walk to the Blue Flag beaches or into Bournemouth’s vibrant town centre. Each individual apartment ha  …see more

from $86 / night

$519 - $946 / week

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from $86 / night

(75) Excellent 

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Vacation apartment in Lyme Regis

Dorset / Lyme Regis

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 mi
  • Private garden
* Acorns Garden Apartment - privately situated - own Hot Tub * 2 nights minimum stay most of year * Enquire for short breaks of 3 & 4 nights May to Sept * Own use private Hot Tub - great in any weather - mood lighting * Includes a "Breakfast Basket" ample  …see more

from $147 / night

$854 - $1367 / week

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(2) Excellent 

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Vacation home in Puncknowle

Dorset / Puncknowle

4 9 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 9
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 mi
  • Child friendly
Large victorian cottage set in a quiet edge of village location with a large garden and views over surrounding countryside. Located just 1.5 miles from the sea and the well known Jurassic coast with its stunning scenery. The village is close to Weymouth to the east and  …see more

from $104 / night

$476 - $1312 / week

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(1) Excellent 

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Cottage rental in Evershot

Dorset / Evershot

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
Laundry Cottage is a stunningly pretty, 18th century, Grade II listed cottage set in one of Dorset’s best villages, Evershot, right in the heart of Thomas Hardy country. The property has been renovated to a high standard and oozes charm and character. The villag  …see more

from $324 / night

$1238 - $1657 / week

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Vacation bungalow in Highcliffe

Christchurch / Highcliffe

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 0.5 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Bungalow 5 minutes walk to sea. The bungalow has 3 bedrooms, 1 with double bed in one room and 2 single beds in the other two rooms. We have a travel cot and high-chair by arrangement. The lounge has 2 leather sofas, 40" TV, DVD and Video player. WiFi. Kitchen has  …see more

from $98 / night

$427 - $1403 / week

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from $98 / night

(32) Excellent 

31

Melplash Vacation cottage rental

Bridport / Melplash

3 5 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 6 mi
  • Child friendly
Bluebell Cottage is a pretty stone cottage in a fantastic location fully equipped with modern comfortable furnishings and a large fully enclosed sunny garden. Set in 6 acres of stunning Dorset countryside there is lots of space for couples, families and dogs to explore  …see more

from $91 / night

$403 - $1044 / week

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from $91 / night

(24) Excellent 

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Vacation apartment in Bournemouth

Dorset / Bournemouth

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
Thank you for viewing our advert. **COMPLIMENTARY WELCOME PACK** (contains, tea, coffee, sugar, milk, biscuits, loo & kitchen roll, cling & tin foil, oil, washing machine & dishwasher tablets, washing up liquid, scourer, pan sponge, bin bags, hand soap, t  …see more

from $171 / night

$1952 - $2379 / week

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(12) Excellent 

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Corfe Mullen Vacation apartment rental

Wimborne / Corfe Mullen

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 mi
Birch Haven is a spacious and very comfortable apartment adjoining the owner's detached property in Corfe Mullen set in almost an acre of mature garden. Conveniently situated just off the A31 close to Wimborne, this peaceful place offers a haven of tranquility awa  …see more

from $98 / night

$549 - $806 / week

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(34) Excellent 

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Home rental in Isle of Portland

Dorset / Isle of Portland

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 mi
  • Child friendly
A contemporary, spacious house with private off-road parking. Situated in a central position on the lower part of the island, makes it ideal for guests visiting the Weymouth and Portland National Sailing Academy or the Jurrassic Coastline. Ideal for small groups, coup  …see more

from $122 / night

$928 - $1501 / week

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(9) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage in Okeford Fitzpaine

Blandford Forum / Okeford Fitzpaine

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 39 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
Netherway Farmhouse is a 17th century thatched cottage, one of 25 listed buildings in the conservation area of Okeford Fitzpaine, one of Dorset’s most attractive villages exhibiting rural charm and relaxed pace. Newly refurbished, the cottage is full of character  …see more

from $183 / night

$476 - $1257 / week

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from $183 / night

(15) Very Good 

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Vacation home in West Lulworth

Dorset / West Lulworth

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 mi
  • Child friendly
Situated in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the Pink House is nestled in the village of East Lulworth, just a stone's throw from historic Lulworth Castle & Country Park and only 3 miles from the sea at Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door. This spectacular Jura  …see more

from $171 / night

$940 - $1922 / week

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Vacation home in Charmouth

Charmouth / Fernhill

1 2 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
SINGLE LEVEL PROPERTY SET WITHIN 30 ACRES WITH BREATHTAKING SURROUNDINGS REGRET NO CHILDREN OR BABIES The compact accommodation has been renovated with great care and is a perfect location for enjoying the countryside and makes the perfect touring base for discove  …see more

from $55 / night

$379 - $800 / week

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from $55 / night

(8) Excellent 

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Vacation apartment in Bournemouth

Dorset / Bournemouth

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 mi
  • Child friendly
A stunning, contemporary, ground floor apartment located within the East Cliff conservation area in the beautiful seaside town of Bournemouth. The apartment has been completely refurbished to a high standard for the 2016 season. New features include a stunning 50"  …see more

from $61 / night

$610 - $1159 / week

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from $61 / night

(86) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage in Lyme Regis

Dorset / Lyme Regis

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 mi
  • Private garden
* The Retreat Cottage - privately situated - own Hot Tub * Short Breaks year round * Own Private Hot Tub with mood lighting * Includes ample "Breakfast Basket" * Minimum stay 2 nights most of year - enquire for 3 & 4 nights May - Sept * Fully Equipped, sle  …see more

from $147 / night

$854 - $1367 / week

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(10) Very Good 

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Chideock Vacation cottage rental

Bridport / Chideock

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 mi
  • Child friendly
Sleeps 4 or 6 - see below. Stable Cottage has been converted from what was the former stable of Midlands Farm. It is a self catering and well equipped cottage set at the centre of the world heritage Jurassic Coast and is an Area Of Natural Beauty. With the Tack Room (  …see more

from $104 / night

$604 - $958 / week

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(39) Excellent 

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Vacation home in Swanage Bay

Swanage / Swanage Bay

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
HOLIDAY HOUSE SWANAGE is an end of terrace Victorian house full of charm and character. Downstairs there is a cosy comfortable living room with dining area,plenty of seating. T.V., DVD Player,WI-FI .The kitchen has everything you need , dishwasher , washing machine /dr  …see more

from $115 / night

$519 - $1342 / week

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(12) Excellent 

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Vacation caravan/mobile home with golf nearby in Mudeford

Christchurch / Mudeford

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 mi
  • Swimming pool
If you love the great British seaside but prefer to keep it simple, Mudeford could well be your place. And if you want to stay in comfort just 200 yards from a long sandy beach that isn't too busy, then the Bolt Hole could be a great base for you. Tucked in  …see more

from $80 / night

$488 - $1172 / week

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Vacation home accommodation

Dorset / Lyme Regis

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 1 mi
  • Child friendly
Lovely character cottage set amongst similar older properties and only a few minutes walk from the town centre and beaches. Milton cottage is believed to date from the 18th century and the quirky accommodation reflects the character of an older building. The entrance ha  …see more

from $97 / night

$417 - $918 / week

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(3) Very Good 

21

Vacation studio rental

Dorset / Bridport

Studio 2 Min stay varies

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 mi
  • Child friendly
Bungalow in Morcombelake, Nr. Bridport, Dorset, England This small, but perfectly formed, studio annex provides modern, holiday accommodation for single people or couples looking for a good value base from which to explore this wonderful stretch of the Jurassic coast a  …see more

from $58 / night

$281 - $513 / week

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from $58 / night

(24) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage in Shaftesbury

Dorset / Shaftesbury

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 45 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
Easter cottageA beautiful mews cottage in the heart of the historic part of Shaftesbury with it's own courtyard parking, perfect for enjoying the town's atmosphere, an interesting and lovely location to holiday for all seasons, with so much to see and  …see more

from $70 / night

$482 - $909 / week

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from $70 / night

(13) Excellent 

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Vacation lodge in Mudeford

Christchurch / Mudeford

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask about children
Whether your ideal holiday is energetic or restful Harbour Lodge (brand new, June 2012) is perfectly situated for either. Located quietly overlooking the harbour, the Lodge's comfortable interior and west facing deck might be all you need to relax and unwind. The  …see more

from $135 / night

$940 - $1965 / week

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(18) Excellent 

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Vacation home rental

Lyme Regis / Uplyme

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
The Cedar House is a contemporary and highly comfortable 4 bedroom split level house. Walking over the contemporary glass, steel and wood bridge to the front door will set your expectations for the beautiful design and decoration of the house. The architect, Annie Mart  …see more

from $293 / night

$342 - $3050 / week

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(6) Excellent 

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Apartment rental in Bournemouth with golf nearby

Bournemouth / Lansdowne

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 mi
  • Car not necessary
The Penthouse apartment of Trelawney Court is located on the 3rd floor. The apartment is either accessed via a lift or stairs, is south facing and enjoys views of Bournemouth, has a spacious balcony with chic seating space. The lounge is furnished with contemporary f  …see more

from $147 / night

$854 - $964 / week

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(32) Excellent 

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Apartment rental in Sandbanks

Bournemouth / Sandbanks

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 mi
  • Child friendly
Shore Point is situated in the heart of the prestigious Sandbanks peninsular. The property is in Brownsea Road, a quiet and peaceful location yet just a minute or two's walk from the award winning Sandbanks beaches and is at the entrance of one of the world's  …see more

from $153 / night

$836 - $2154 / week

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(27) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage rental

Dorset / Bridport

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 6 mi
  • Child friendly
Buzzards Swoop is a pretty stone character cottage in a fantastic location fully equipped with modern comfortable furnishings and an enclosed sunny courtyard garden. Set in 6 acres of stunning Dorset countryside there is lots of space for couples families and dogs to e  …see more

from $81 / night

$360 - $980 / week

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from $81 / night

(24) Excellent 

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Vacation studio in Bradpole

Bridport / Bradpole

Studio 2 Min stay varies

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 7 mi
  • Ask about pets
The Pressing room is all one level: Lounge with beams and stone floors throughout, double bed ,dining area, kitchen, and shower room with toilet and basin. Gas fired central heating, wood burning stove and laundry service. Outside there is a patio with furniture, parki  …see more

from $86 / night

$287 - $604 / week

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from $86 / night

(18) Excellent 

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Bournemouth Vacation apartment rental

Bournemouth / Southbourne

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
A modern top (3rd) floor 2 bedroom apartment to rent. Property will sleep 6 (plus a travel cot if required). The apartment is situated in Southbourne, with stunning sea views, a convenient 2 minute stroll to the beach, a lift to the property and private parking. It offe  …see more

from $122 / night

$732 - $1342 / week

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(6) Excellent 

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Tincleton Vacation cottage rental

Dorchester / Tincleton

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 mi
  • Child friendly
ROSE COTTAGE has been lovingly renovated and stunningly refurbished to a very high English Tourist Board 5 star standard for 2016 offering luxury period accommodation for 2 - 6 people with all of the modern facilities to make your stay as luxurious, comfortable and mem  …see more

from $116 / night

$604 - $1824 / week

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from $116 / night

(19) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage in Lyme Regis

Dorset / Lyme Regis

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 mi
  • Child friendly
Lyme Cottage is a two bedroom, two bathroom Grade II listed coastguard's cottage set just back from the famous Cobb in Lyme Regis.The cottage has undergone extensive refurbishment lead by an award winning team of heritage architects and the result is a stun  …see more

from $171 / night

$1159 - $1769 / week

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from $171 / night