Self-Catering Cottages in Dorset for September

See Dorset bathed in the late summer sunshine this September and enjoy the opportunity to unwind. September enjoys a slower pace with many of Dorset's summer crowds tapering off and the county truly relaxed under blue skies. Whether you are looking for a solo adventure, romantic retreat or catch up with friends in luxury accommodation, enjoy a dream holiday in a Classic cottage. Read more

From country to coast, make the most of Dorset's natural gems and patchwork of towns and villages this September. With life slowing down a gear as children go back to school and summer visitors head home, September is a wonderful time for a Dorset getaway. Walk, talk and explore by day and then when you are ready to turn in, open the door to your dream home-from-home. At Classic Cottages we know a thing or two about what makes holidays great and will always go the extra mile to make sure your whole experience is the best it can be. Across Dorset, our cottages are wide in variety and consistent in quality. Many are dog-friendly too, which is great news for your four-legged friend.  Take a look at our 35 available cottages and secure your September retreat today.

We have 35 Dorset cottages available in September

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £395

1 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Dorchester, Dorset.


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 self-cont...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £395

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £400

1 bedroom, rural cottage near the beach near Bridport, Dorset.


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 court...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £400

Need more time? Reserve any cottage for up to 24 hours before booking.

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £400

1 bedroom, rural cottage near the beach near Bridport, Dorset.


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 – t...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £400

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £403

1 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage near Sherborne, Dorset.


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...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £403

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £410

1 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage near Bridport, Dorset.


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 w...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £410

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  • 35% off

    15 Feb 2019 - 18 Feb 2019

    £238.00 £154.70

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £436

1 bedroom thatched self catering cottage near Sherborne, Dorset.


Pound Farm Cottage is a hidden gem; this listed thatched cottage has been thoughtfully renovated to create a spacious, stylish holiday home, retaining many of the original features...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £436

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  • 10% off

    25 Jan 2019 - 1 Feb 2019

    £378.68 £341.10

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £455

1 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Beaminster, Dorset.


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 bes...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £455

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £565

Beach Chalet on the beach sleeping two in Lyme Regis, Dorset.


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 ...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £565

We’ve been raising the standards of self catering holidays since 1977.

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £409

2 bedroom dog friendly holiday cottage near Bridport, Dorset.


The pretty Dorset village of Drimpton is set in lovely countryside a short drive inland from the stunning Jurassic Coast. This original school house has been converted into extreme...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £409

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £453

2 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Shaftesbury, Dorset.


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 downstairs,...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £453

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