Last Minute Holiday Cottages in Dorset

This pretty county is perfect for a last minute holiday, and you’ll be there in no time. Dorset is home to some stunning self catering cottages, many of which have special offers that are hard to resist. Explore the world-renowned Jurassic Coast with your pooch and then crash in a dog friendly cottage, or peek down cobbled streets to find a spot for afternoon tea. Take a look at our last minute Dorset properties to find yourself a deal.Read more

A last minute adventure to the gorgeous region of Dorset is all you need to reconnect and recharge. Choose from a short break or a week long adventure and with an abundance of things to do in Dorset, you’re sure not to get bored!

Things to do in Somerset

Walk the Jurassic Coast

Go fossil hunting

Go on a kayaking adventure

Explore one of Dorset’s pretty towns and villages

Dog friendly cottages in Dorset

Take advantage of our exclusive collection of dog friendly cottages in Dorset. Choose from the many dog friendly activities, including the charming Corfe Castle, Lulworth Castle and Park and Exbury Gardens.

17 holiday homes available for a last minute break in Dorset

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £314

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
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £314

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  • 15% off

    29 Jun 2019 - 6 Jul 2019

    £522.35 £444.00

  • 10% off

    13 Jul 2019 - 20 Jul 2019

    £565.88 £509.29

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £345

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 £345

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  • 15% off

    28 Jun 2019 - 5 Jul 2019

    £606.62 £515.62

  • 10% off

    12 Jul 2019 - 19 Jul 2019

    £680.15 £612.13

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

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

7 nights from £379

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 £379

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  • 15% off

    19 Jul 2019 - 23 Jul 2019

    £550.50 £467.93

  • Sleeps 4
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £394

2 bedroom thatched, dog friendly cottage near Dorchester, Dorset.


Beehive Cottage is a charming and cosy cottage for four, on a quiet lane opposite St Mary's church in the village of Puddletown. The village is surrounded by farmland, Thomas Hardy...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £394

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  • 15% off

    28 Jun 2019 - 5 Jul 2019

    £646.91 £549.87

  • 10% off

    12 Jul 2019 - 19 Jul 2019

    £724.85 £652.37

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £407

2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Dorchester, Dorset.


This pretty detached former coach house is in beautiful rural Dorset within easy reach of the stunning World Heritage Jurassic coastline. The Old Coach House has a spacious brig...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £407

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  • 15% off

    12 Jul 2019 - 19 Jul 2019

    £893.25 £759.05

  • 15% off

    19 Jul 2019 - 26 Jul 2019

    £977.28 £830.45

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £419

3 bedroom holiday cottage near Bridport, Dorset.


This sunny south-facing cottage enjoys a quiet rural position on the edge of the beautiful village of Netherbury, a short drive from the beaches and cliffs of the World Heritage Ju...

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £419

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  • 15% off

    29 Jun 2019 - 6 Jul 2019

    £689.23 £585.84

  • 10% off

    13 Jul 2019 - 20 Jul 2019

    £772.26 £695.04

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £437

2 bedroom, rural self catering cottage near Beaminster, Dorset.


A stunning west Dorset location, amazing rural views and a truly luxurious property, Phoebes House is a hidden gem just a short drive inland from the famous Jurassic Coast. This de...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £437

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  • 15% off

    28 Jun 2019 - 5 Jul 2019

    £851.12 £723.45

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

7 nights from £453

2 bedroom self catering cottage near the sea near Weymouth, Dorset.


This comfortable semi-detached family home is on the edge of the countryside, yet only three miles from Weymouth with its sandy beaches and historic quay. A 20 minute walk takes yo...

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

7 nights from £453

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  • 10% off

    5 Jul 2019 - 12 Jul 2019

    £814.35 £732.92

Readymade beds and fluffy towels; this simple but appreciated welcome is standard with us.

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £469 *

3 bedroom self catering cottage in rural Dorset.


Meadows Barn is on the edge of the tranquil Dorset village of Halstock, with far-reaching views over the surrounding countryside, ideal for a family holiday or a great base for fri...

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £469 *

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  • 10% off

    5 Jul 2019 - 12 Jul 2019

    £930.00 £837.00

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £514 *

3 bedroom thatched, dog friendly cottage in Tolpuddle, Dorset.


This pretty thatched cottage is in the tranquil historic village of Tolpuddle, just 15 miles from the World Heritage Jurassic Coast. An ideal base for a family holiday or perfect f...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £514 *

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  • 10% off

    5 Jul 2019 - 12 Jul 2019

    £1109.49 £998.54

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