On the Map: Our Top 20 Dorset Getaways
Splendour-seekers rejoice... much of Dorset's countryside has been labelled an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Peppered with ancient, winding lanes and lush green meadows, there's a great deal to explore.
But beautiful countryside isn't all you'll discover in this exceptionally charming county. The Jurassic Coast, a glorious UNESCO World Heritage-designated stretch of 200-million-year-old shoreline, is the perfect place for a windswept walk, or even rooting out a fossil or two!
The best news? With so many amazing things to see and do in Dorset, all this is merely the tip of the iceberg.
So, why not choose an unusual place to stay from our hand-picked list of favourites, and immerse yourselves fully in the endless wonder that Dorset has to offer?