This is the climate diagram Dorset. The highest average temperatures are in the month of July. January is the coolest month, with average minimal temperature reaching 2°. The month of April has nice weather with only 9 rainy days.
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Best Vacation Home Deals Dorset
9,379 great vacation rentals from 28 partner websites, such as Casamundo or Booking.com, are listed in Dorset. By directly analyzing these vacation rentals, HomeToGo highlights the most economical offers and the most popular vacation homes in Dorset.
Recommended Vacation Rentals Dorset
Find your perfect vacation rental Dorset: from $70 per night
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Vacation homes and cottages with a garden
Apartments and vacation rentals with a kitchen
Popular Rental Amenities Dorset
If you have a pet, you can easily compare and find a pet-friendly property Dorset. Most pet-friendly accommodations in Dorset are hotel rooms. Furthermore, the average price is $317. If you want to stay central, A few of the pet-friendly accommodations are less than 2 kilometres away from the city centre.
Price and Availability Index in Dorset
Vacation Rental Price Information Dorset
The price graph will give you the nightly price average for the upcoming months of the year. Prices in a week of December (12/24 - 12/31) go up to $1,018 per night, which is the highest average price in the next 12 months. You can find some of the best deals during a week of November (11/12 - 11/19). It is the cheapest week of the next 12 months.
Rental Availability Information Dorset
Find out the percentage of available rentals Dorset with the graph above. The week with the least available rentals is in January (1/22 - 1/29), with only 44% of the rentals available. It is easier to find a rental in a week of November (11/19 - 11/26), as only 10% of the accommodations are booked.
The Weather Dorset
7-Day Weather Forecast Dorset
Explore the Jurassic Coast and Countryside Near Dorset Vacation Homes
On the English Channel's coast and just east of Devon, you'll find the small county of Dorset. The area is popular with visitors, with no shortage of cottage rentals. On the Dorset coast, you'll find a mixture of large Victorian family properties and modern apartment blocks with sea views, and inland, you'll find traditional chocolate-box style Dorset country cottages. All make the ideal base for exploring the county.
How to get to Dorset
Dorset is served by Bournemouth International Airport, but most visitors will probably find it more convenient to fly into other nearby airports that offer more international routes, such as Bristol or London. From there, you can reach Dorset vacation homes easily with public transport. However, it’s much more advisable to book a hire car and drive yourself, if only because Dorset is largely rural and you’ll need your own vehicle to see the majority of the attractions in the area.
Sample Delicious Local Seafood, Cakes, and More
Dorset's coastal location guarantees a great selection of locally caught shrimp, fish, and lobster in the region's pubs and restaurants. The region's culinary highlights include fish and chips, best enjoyed in the open air on the harbourside at Weymouth, or afternoon tea at 1930s-style Steam Vintage Tea Rooms in Bournemouth.
Beaches and Fossil Hunting – What More Could the Kids Ask For?
Dorset is home to some of the UK's best beaches, perfect destinations for family days out. Bournemouth's beaches, the most popular, boast showers, watersport opportunities, and eateries. If you'd prefer to head off the beaten track, head to Eypemouth Beach. This hidden gem is excellent for surfing and beachcombing, and active types will love hiking the cliff paths.
The Dorset area sits on the Jurassic Coast, named for the many fossils found on the region's beaches. For the best fossil hunting, check out Charnmouth, where you can join a guided fossil hunt with an expert.
Find Out About British History and Wildlife on Days Out in Dorset
Dorset oozes history, and one of the best places to see it is in the village of Sherborne. Start at the Abbey, which dates back over 1,000 years, before heading to Sherborne Castle, whose history stretches from the Spanish Armada to the D-Day landings. If wildlife is more your thing, you'll love Monkey World, the UK's biggest primate rescue centre.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the typical price of a vacation home Dorset?
Accommodation prices Dorset start at $100 per night.
What is the typical availability of Hotel rooms Dorset?
November has the highest availability of Hotel rooms Dorset, so you can expect plenty of selection, even for last-minute bookings.
What are the most popular vacation home amenities Dorset?
When looking to book a vacation home Dorset, the most requested amenities include internet, TVs, and yards.
How many Hotel rooms and House rentals can I find Dorset?
Dorset has 9,158 Hotel rooms and House rentals available to book.
Are there pet-friendly vacation rentals Dorset?
Finding a vacation rental Dorset that allows dogs is definitely possible, with 590 pet-friendly homes on offfer.
What's the best month to visit Dorset?
When booking accommodation Dorset, remember that the rainiest months are usually December and March, with April often being the sunniest.
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