Holiday cottages for August in Dorset

You will never be short of things to do with the family in August in Dorset. 

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There are oodles of beaches for bucket and spade fun. If you’re after peace and quiet, head inland to dodge the crowds. Late summer sunsets and early morning beach walks. The weeks off school will fly by with fun when you escape to Dorset. We have 35 available holiday cottages for August in Dorset for your summer escape.

If you're looking for things to do in August, have a look at our list of events for each county.

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We have 35 Dorset holiday cottages available in August.

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  • The Linhay - Holiday Cottage - 2.3 miles W of Bridport
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    1 bedroom, rural cottage near the beach near Bridport, Dorset.
    Sleeps 2 + cotSaturday changeover
    Regret no petsPrice per week £568 - £580
    The Linhay is a tucked away single-storey retreat – an ideal base for exploring the wonderful coastline. The cottage nestles alongside the barns, with a fully enclosed gravel ...
     
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    The Linhay (2661)
    Sleeps 2 + cot
  • The Dairy - Holiday Cottage - 2.3 miles W of Bridport
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    1 bedroom, rural cottage near the beach near Bridport, Dorset.
    Sleeps 2 + cotSaturday changeover
    Regret no petsPrice per week £568 - £580
    The Dairy is another extremely comfortable single-storey cottage in this small and friendly farm development. This property has French windows to its own enclosed outside space – ...
     
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    The Dairy (2663)
    Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Owl's Nest Cottage - Holiday Cottage - 6.2 miles E of Sherborne
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    1 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage near Sherborne, Dorset.
    Sleeps 2Friday changeover
    Dogs welcome (1 only)Price per week £573 - £585
    This cosy, compact yet delightful bolthole for two is set in a wonderfully tranquil hamlet in north Dorset with village shops and a choice of two pubs within two miles. Built in ...
     
    50.9488
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    Owl's Nest Cottage (2942)
    Sleeps 2
  • Badgers Cottage - Holiday Cottage - 3.8 miles E of Bridport
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    1 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage near Bridport, Dorset.
    Sleeps 2 + cotFriday changeover
    Dogs welcomePrice per week £583 - £595
    Badgers Cottage, a snug semi-detached cottage for two, is set in a farmyard, beautifully converted from an 18th Century stone barn. All on one level, the open plan design gives a ...
     
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    Badgers Cottage (3014)
    Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Lottie’s Loft - Holiday Cottage - 3.5 miles NW of Beaminster
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    1 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Beaminster, Dorset.
    Sleeps 2Friday changeover
    Regret no petsPrice per week £647 - £660
    Lottie’s Loft is a luxurious first floor barn conversion, a gorgeous bolthole surrounded by beautiful Dorset countryside. Exterior steps lead from the decking to a balcony with ...
     
    50.8494
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    Lottie’s Loft (2565)
    Sleeps 2
  • The Stables - Holiday Cottage - 6 miles E of Dorchester
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    1 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Dorchester, Dorset.
    Sleeps 2 + cotFriday changeover
    Regret no petsPrice per week £667 - £710
    Dorset's World Heritage Jurassic Coast is close to this comfortably furnished, single-storey, spacious cottage. Set within the grounds of the Owner's home, The Stables is ...
     
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    The Stables (1965)
    Sleeps 2 + cot
  • The Chalet on the Beach - Holiday Cottage - Lyme Regis
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    Beach Chalet on the beach sleeping two in Lyme Regis, Dorset.
    Sleeps 2Friday changeover
    Regret no petsPrice per week £804 - £820
    Imagine a holiday right on the seashore of a very special beach, relaxing on your veranda with a glass of something refreshing, watching the gentle waves at one of the most famous ...
     
    50.7194
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    The Chalet on the Beach (3351)
    Sleeps 2
  • Celtic Blessing - Holiday Cottage - 2.4 miles E of Bridport
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    2 bedroom holiday cottage near Bridport, Dorset.
    Sleeps 4 + cotFriday changeover
    Regret no petsPrice per week £794 - £810
    Close to Dorset's spectacular Jurassic Coast, the popular market town of Bridport and the harbour and beach at West Bay, this cottage has stunning views of the gentle Dorset ...
     
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    Celtic Blessing (2256)
    Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Mukota Safari Tent - Holiday Cottage - 1.4 miles N of Shaftesbury
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    Dog friendly glamping in a safari tent for four persons near Shaftesbury, Dorset.
    Sleeps 4 + cotFriday changeover
    Dogs welcomePrice per week £798 - £985
    Enjoy a holiday with a difference, relax under canvas and soak up the peace and tranquility of the rolling Dorset countryside, with luxury en suite facilities, glamping style. ...
     
    51.0255
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    Mukota Safari Tent (3359)
    Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dairyman’s Cottage - Holiday Cottage - 1.7 miles NE of Shaftesbury
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    2 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Shaftesbury, Dorset.
    Sleeps 4 + cotFriday changeover
    Regret no petsPrice per week £798 - £897
    Dairyman’s Cottage is traditional yet contemporary, semi-detached and set on a south-facing terrace. The property has a welcoming feel, with a stunning open plan design ...
     
    51.0262
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    Dairyman’s Cottage (2094)
    Sleeps 4 + cot
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