Dorset Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
Covering over 40% of the county, the Dorset AONB includes some of the most dramatic and varied scenery in the country. Explore this site to discover Dorset’s varied landscape, internationally important wildlife, ancient hill forts, unique chalk figures and distinctive towns and villages.
Dorset Tourist Information
The official Dorset Tourist Information website, packed with all the information that visitors need to get the most out of their stay in Dorset.
West Dorset District Council’s Tourism website
Discover more about the surrounding area and find out details of upcoming events and things to see and do.
Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site
Packed with information for visitors to England’s first Natural World Heritage Site, which stretches 95 miles between Old Harry Rocks in Dorset to Orcombe Point at Exmouth in East Devon.
If you want to be out and about on Dorset’s spectacular coast doing your favourite sport or trying out something new then you can find everything you need to plan your day on this website.
South West Coast Path National Trail
630 miles of superb coastal walking. From Minehead on the edge of the Exmoor National Park to the shores of Poole Harbour in Dorset it is the best way to enjoy the wonderful coastal scenery, wildlife and heritage.
Stay in Dorset
An inspirational guide to holidays in Dorset featuring a wide variety of accommodation and a great range of things to do.
Superb en suite Bed and Breakfast accommodation in Dorchester. Peaceful location. Newly refurbished. Free Wi-Fi and parking. A warm welcome is always assured.
Two 4 star self catering holiday cottages to rent in Coombe Street, Lyme Regis. One sleeps 8 people while the other sleeps 4. Short break prices available outside school holidays.
Fingle Bed and Breakfast is the perfect setting for a comfortable quiet escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Offers two double rooms both with use of a beautiful sun-lounge that looks over the garden, The Glen and the valley of Uplyme.
A character cottage available as a holiday rental situated near Burton Bradstock in the tranquillity and scenic beauty of the Bride Valley. Four star accommodation, sleeps 6/8, large managed garden, 1.5 miles to the beach, pets welcome.
Enjoy the peace and quiet of a farmland stay in a secluded Cottage and Apartment close to the Jurassic Coast.