Stay in Rural Dorset

Beautiful countryside, within easy reach of the Jurassic coastline, England's World Heritage Coastline

Wake up in Dorset's peaceful countryside offering breathtaking rural scenery and easy access to the coast.

Farm Stay accommodation includes Self Catering Holiday Cottages, Bed and Breakfast, Glamping and Camping in a farm environment.

Explore the Jurassic Coast, Dorset's World Heritage coastline offers stunning views, coastal walks and marine activities.  Enjoy the sights and sounds of idyllic rural landscapes.

Coastal resorts and attractions include Swanage, Corfe Castle, Ludworth Cove, Weymouth, Abbotsbury (Swannery, Chesil Beach, Tithe Barn), West Bay (Broadchurch), Bridport, Charmoth (Fossils) and Lyme Regis (The Cob and Dinosaur Museum).

Historic market towns
include Beaminster, Bridport, Shaftsbury and Wareham.  Pretty villages with pubs, tea rooms and locally produced foods include Abbotsbury, Burton Bradstock and Worth Matravers.

Historical, literary and film connections include Thomas Hardy, Jane Austin and John Fowles.  'Broadchurch' set at West Bay.  Mary Anning - Ammonite filming in 2019 at Lyme Regis. 

Walking in Dorset includes Jurassic Coast Path; Hardy Way and Macmillan Way.

offers Farm Stay guests the unique opportunity to combine a countryside experience with the sights and activities of Dorset's famous Jurassic Coast.


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  • The Great Dorset Steam Fair
    24 Jan

    The Great Dorset Steam Fair

    The Great Dorset Steam Fair23rd - 27th August 2018 If you're planning to stay on a farm in Dorset this August make sure you're here to experience the...

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