Discover a selection of 500 vacation rentals in Dorchester, GB that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and parking. Prices start at $89 per night, and cabins and houses are popular options for a stay in Dorchester. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

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)
Natural features

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)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Dorchester

The nearest airport is in Bournemouth (BOH-Bournemouth Intl.), located 27.6 mi (44.4 km) from the city center.

If you prefer to travel by train, Dorchester West Station, Dorchester South Station and Maiden Newton Station are the main stations that serve the city.

How many vacation rentals are available around Dorchester, GB?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 509 vacation rentals around Dorchester. From 377 cabin rentals to 439 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

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:

  • Terracotta Warriors Museum: 1,000 vacation rentals
  • Maumbury Rings: 981 vacation rentals
  • Hardy Literary Locations: 1,004 vacation rentals
  • Dorchester South Station: 995 vacation rentals
  • Dorset Teddy Bear Museum: 997 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 377 Cabins in Dorchester. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Dorchester include:

  • Houses: 439 rentals available
  • Cottages: 377 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 377 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Dorchester?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 30 vacation rentals with pool available in Dorchester. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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