Holiday Cottages In Swanage

The Swanage area of Dorset is known for its wealth of pretty cottages, some in enviable positions with gorgeous coastal views out over the English Channel. With many old, stone built cottages retaining their charm and original features, such as exposed beams and imposing fireplaces, it feels like you have stepped back in time. You may just find a wonderful, character cottage, perfect for your self-catering break, listed right here on Cottages Direct.

A visit to Durlston Country Park, just one mile from Swanage, is a must for any visitor to this area. Covering 280 acres of stunning Dorset countryside, it is a fantastic area for walking, with trails to suit all abilities, and with dogs welcome, the whole family can enjoy this attraction. The park is home to the fully renovated Victorian Durlston Castle, with a gallery containing interesting art and exhibitions, as well as a visitor centre with information about the park’s wildlife and geology.

Self-Catering In Swanage

Swanage offers visitors a variety of culinary delights to sample at the area’s many quality restaurants and cafes. Enjoy fresh seafood or experience international cuisine in a fantastic setting, or take traditional English fish and chips back to your home from home. If you prefer to impress your loved ones with your own excellent, home-cooked dishes, there are ample opportunities to buy fresh, local produce with which to create them.

Swanage Railway gives visitors the opportunity to get a different perspective of the beautiful Dorset countryside. Before going for a ride on this authentic steam train, stop for a drink or a meal at Swanage Station in the wonderful converted dining carriage. Take in the lovely scenery and views from the train, before getting off to take a look around the historic Corfe Castle, a National Trust site with spectacular views, interesting ruins and a lovely tearoom. Step back in time with a day out on the Swanage Railway, that the whole family will enjoy.

Booking Accommodation In Swanage

There are many advantages of booking your Swanage holiday accommodation via Cottages Direct. We have a portfolio of self-catering holiday cottages listed on our website for you to browse through, and when you have made your choice you can book direct, with no fees. Enjoy the peace of mind that comes from booking through an established company, with a trusted, easy to use website.

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Things to do in Swanage

Historically a charming fishing village, Swanage sits on the Dorset coast in a beautiful bay. Today it is a popular destination for visitors, who come here to take advantage of the lovely sandy beach and the many interesting attractions. These include the historic ruins of the nearby Corfe Castle, and the landmark known as Old Harry Rocks, spectacular pinnacles and cliffs formed naturally by the sea out of the area’s white chalk. Take in the beautiful coast and countryside of Dorset, and experience the friendliness and atmosphere of this area, with a self-catering break in Swanage.

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Self Catering holiday accommodation near Swanage, Dorset returned 16 results

7 nights starting 07/11/2020: £330.00Sleeps: 4
Family and Pet Friendly with garden, paddock and direct forest accessBedrooms: 2
Fordingbridge, HampshireView Shortlist
235744Availability Updated 01/07/20200More details
The Old StablesThe Old Stables
7 nights starting 10/07/2020: £365.00Sleeps: 2
Detached Cottage on our farm in the heart of the New Forest National Park.Bedrooms: 1
Lyndhurst, HampshireView Shortlist
226816Availability Updated 02/06/20200More details
7 nights starting 11/07/2020: £375.00Sleeps: 4
Holiday bungalow on quiet coastal site, sleeps 4Bedrooms: 2
Freshwater, Isle of WightView Shortlist
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New Farm CottageNew Farm Cottage
7 nights starting 11/07/2020: £425.00Sleeps: 6
Family and Pet Friendly with large private gardenBedrooms: 3
Fordingbridge, HampshireView Shortlist
235743Availability Updated 23/06/20200More details
Badger'sBadger'sEasy book
7 nights starting 01/08/2020: £445.00Sleeps: 2
Badger's - one bedroomed double - barn cottageBedrooms: 1
Sherborne, DorsetView Shortlist
3011078/5Availability Updated 30/06/20200More details
Moley'sMoley'sEasy book
7 nights starting 07/08/2020: £445.00Sleeps: 2
Moleys - One bedroomed double barn cottageBedrooms: 1
Sherborne, DorsetView Shortlist
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Alpen Rose CottageAlpen Rose CottageEasy book
7 nights starting 10/10/2020: £450.00Sleeps: 6
Spacious Cottage in quiet residential road. Two private parking spaces.Bedrooms: 3
Easton, DorsetView Shortlist
240927Availability Updated 26/06/20200More details
The Stables LoftThe Stables Loft
7 nights starting 01/01/2021: £490.00Sleeps: 2
Delightful holiday retreat, cosy, beautifully furnished and well equippedBedrooms: 1
Sturminster Newton, DorsetView Shortlist
240961Availability Updated 26/03/20200More details
Old Causeway Bakery CottageOld Causeway Bakery Cottage
7 nights starting 01/01/2021: £495.00Sleeps: 2
Luxurious 1 Bedroom Cottage with glorious views & super king bed!Bedrooms: 1
Sturminster Newton, DorsetView Shortlist
240632Availability Updated 26/03/20200More details
Toad HallToad HallEasy book
7 nights starting 22/08/2020: £560.00Sleeps: 4
Toad Hall has two bedrooms. One double bedroom and one twin bedroom. Bedrooms: 2
Sherborne, DorsetView Shortlist
3011078/2Availability Updated 30/06/20200More details
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