Where to stay around Dorchester, GB?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 1,134 vacation rentals near Dorchester. From 553 Cabins to 553 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Dorchester for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Dorchester?

VRBO offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Dorchester. From VRBO travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Dorset County Museum: 1,364 vacation rentals
  • Dinosaur Museum: 1,364 vacation rentals
  • Athelhampton House and Gardens: 1,791 vacation rentals
  • Dorchester South Station: 1,357 vacation rentals
  • Dorchester West Station: 1,349 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Dorchester listed on VRBO where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cabins in Dorchester?

Yes, of course. VRBO has 553 Cabins in Dorchester. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Dorchester include:

  • Cottages: 553 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 553 rentals available
  • Houses: 328 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Dorchester?

Yes, you can select your prefered vacation rental with pool among our 82 vacation rentals with pool available in Dorchester. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Head to the friendly city of Dorchester

    Come and experience Dorchester and its culture, history and museums. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the bars, archaeology and coffeehouses. Monkey World Ape Rescue Center and Corfe Castle are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation 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 cozy vacation 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 center:

    • 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 center:

    • 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)