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257 Log Cabins in Dorset

Big fields, rolling countryside and the stunning Jurassic coast, rich with fossils, make Dorset a beautiful and fascinating place to visit. With abundant wildlife, ancient woodlands and the South West Coast Path National Trail running through, it's a great place for walkers and naturalists. Lots of historic houses and gardens to visit too.

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Tiny Willow 2

Child Okeford, Dorset, South West of England

Tiny Willow From £266 Availability

Tiny Willow is a ground-floor lodge resting in Farrington near Child Okeford in Dorset. Hosting one double bedroom in a studio-style layout with an en-suite shower and an open-plan living space with a kitchen, dining area and sitting area with an electric fire. To the outside, there is an enclosed courtyard with a gravelled area, seating and a barbecue, whilst off-road parking is available. Tiny Willow is a snug property in the heart of Dorset.

Tiramisu for Six 7

Dorchester, Dorset, South West of England

Tiramisu for Six From £1492 Availability

In an enviable position, Tiramisu for Six boasts uninterrupted views of the lake that can be enjoyed from the comfort of the property’s own hot tub and private decking area where al fresco dining in the fresh Dorset coastal breeze is a just one of the many pleasures that await up to seven guests.  With a private jetty leading into the water, you can hop on and off your paddle boards whilst lunch sizzles on the BBQ, or picnic on the lawn whilst spotting the local wildlife on the water.

Inside an open plan living and kitchen area is a cosy nook to relax in front of the wood burning stove or hosting a family meal at the spacious dining table.  The kitchen is well-equipped with induction hob, dishwasher, coffee machine and two single ovens offering everything you need to self-cater in style.  

Up to the first floor the comfortable bedrooms, with bed linen and towels provided, include a king bedroom with en-suite, a twin bedroom, a family bathroom and a great bunk room with a double bottom bunk.  This floor benefits from a property width length balcony, accessed via the bedrooms, a great spot to soak up the lakeside views with a morning coffee.

Effortless style and comfort combine to make Tiramisu for Six a tranquil family holiday perched on the water’s edge. There is something for everyone at the Silverlake activity hub from tennis courts to paddle boarding, whilst those looking to relax and unwind can head for a restorative swim and sauna at the shared pool and spa.  Surrounded by the Dorset heathlands, where in the summer wild ponies roam, the house is within reaching distance of the stunning Jurassic Coastline and its glorious beaches, the perfect spot to enjoy all the county has to offer.

The Silverlake country estate offers luxury accommodation in the peace and calm of the freshwater lakes and sweeping countryside views that surround it.  Rest, revive and recharge at the Hurricane Spa by reclining in the heated infinity pool after enjoying a massage or facial in one of the treatment rooms.  Take in the surrounding beauty of the idyllic lakeside views from the spa’s own private beach or blow off steam in state-of the art gym.  

The property’s proximity to the neighbouring lakes means it will be hard to entice yourself away from the water, with kayaks, paddleboards and fishing aplenty.  For those who prefer to stay on dry land why not zip wire over the water instead?  Or grab a bike and take the family off for beautiful bike ride on the wider estate stopping off for a picnic in a tranquil spot whilst nature spotting the local birds and wildlife.
The beautiful county of Dorset is a popular tourist spot, an area known for its rolling dales, protected heathlands and breath-taking UNESCO-heritage Jurassic coastline. The property is within reaching distance of fabulous beaches, including the beautiful shingle Ringsted Bay, which at low tide reveals a wide expanse of sand.  It is the perfect beach for quiet and calm surrounded by neighbouring farmlands.   For those who like to get out and explore the stunning countryside, we recommend a visit to Moreton Forest with a range of tree-filled walks amongst the towering conifers.   

A trip to the Smuggler’s Inn, a historic 13th Century pub with unbeatable sea views of the Isle of Portland is an absolute must with an excellent selection of ales to sample and delicious food, the perfect spot for a pitstop after a lovely scenic stroll. If you’re looking to take in the area’s fascinating history then you won’t be disappointed with the thousand-year-old Corfe Castle, a majestic ruin established by William the Conqueror, just a short drive away.   Fans of Thomas Hardy can visit Dorchester’s Dorset Museum which houses the largest Hardy Collection in the world, bequeathed by his wife Florence.  Just thirty minutes away, is the picturesque town of Poole, here you can hop on a ferry and visit neighbouring islands or soak up the sunrays on the near-by golden beaches at Sandbanks and Bournemouth.  A visit to the colourful Lighthouse Arts Centre offers art exhibitions, theatre and film then why not finish off the day with some locally caught fish and chips on the beach.

Other close-by towns which are well worth a visit include the charming county town of Weymouth with its recognisable Georgian seafront and the lively market towns of Bridport and Lyme Regis. The famous Durdle Door, a natural limestone arch, is just a twenty-minute car journey away and is a must-visit while in the area.

Two luxury properties next to each other, 2 hot tubs, sleeps up 10

Long Bredy, Dorset, South West of England

Two luxury properties next to each other, 2 hot tubs, sleeps up From £2450 Availability

Both properties right next door to each other. We have had so many people requesting both our places at the same time for extended family / friends who holiday together, we are now combining them to become somewhere that up to 10 guests can stay together.
Property 1 - Detached first floor annex, sleeps up to 3, lounge/kitchenette, bedroom, single bed, shower /WC and Hot Tub
Property 2 - Detached chalet, sleeps up to 7, Lounge/kitchen, two bedrooms, two en-suite shower room and 2 x WC, sofa bed & own Hot Tub

This lodge is located in Dorchester. Maiden Castle and Mangerton Mill are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Dorset Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and Dorset and East Devon Coast. Abbotsbury Children's Farm and Abbotsbury Swannery are also worth visiting.

un View 4

Dorchester, Dorset, South West of England

un View From £884 Availability

Sun View is a cosy mid-terrace, two-bedroom cottage nestled into the heart of Dorset’s Lakeside Estate. Offering a beautiful, enclosed garden, combined via elegant bi-fold doors with a contemporary open-plan living space, this sophisticated holiday home is the perfect retreat for families. Kids can run and play safely in the sheltered garden, whilst adults indulge in a good book or refreshing glass of wine, enjoying every moment away from stresses.  

With incredible woodlands, heathlands and rolling countryside surrounding the entire Estate, it is a brilliant place to explore the outdoors. You can enjoy complimentary access to the Spa and swimming pool throughout your holiday! Access to bikes, canoes, kayaks, and stand-up paddle boards are also available at an additional cost. Poised between Dorchester and the beautiful Lulworth Cove, the Lakeside Estate sits at the heart of Dorset’s Jurassic Coast, with dramatic scenery and vibrant natural habitats and wildlife stretching out in every direction from the house.
Set over two floors, the living spaces at Sunview are extremely spacious for a group of four. Downstairs, the open-plan design is bright and airy, with a fabulous kitchen and breakfast bar, social dining space and a cosy log burner located by the sofas. Furnished in a contemporary style, the room looks like it could have been pulled from a design magazine, completed by the sleek bi-fold doors opening to the garden. The kitchen is fully equipped, so you can prepare your family favorites, or for a real treat, head outside to make the most of the brilliant communal barbecue just outside the garden gate! 
Stepping upstairs, the two bedrooms offer the same simple, modern aesthetic as the rest of the house, both offering access out to the elegant first floor balcony. The first bedroom boasts a large king-size bed and a private en-suite shower room. The second is a twin bedroom, well suited to children, furnished with a full-sized single bed and a truckle bed. There is also a family bathroom for everyone to share.
Everything about the Lakeside Estate encourages you to appreciate nature and all its wonders, be that from the roof top bar with a cocktail, or out on the footpaths and waterways. Sun View is a modern family holiday home providing the perfect gateway to outstanding nature. 

The dramatic Jurassic coastline plays protector to the wild heathlands and rolling dales of beautiful Dorset. It is no wonder that this captivating area has enticed filmmakers, poets, authors and artists for centuries, with visitors allured by the sweeping golden beaches, grand historic houses, cobblestone market towns and idyllic country pubs. 
All around the Lakeside Estate and scattered down the Jurassic Coast there are picturesque towns to visit. From the breezy coastal town of Poole to the rich history of Dorchester and the picture postcard vistas of Lyme Regis. The Estate itself is located amidst the rugged beauty of this area, in the environs of West Dorset. Formerly the site of RAF Warmwell, the Estate boasts a rich history, offering a breath-taking space combining unspoilt nature, beautiful wildlife, and modern luxuries, so you can leave all worries behind, settling in for a holiday of complete relaxation.  
Enjoying the great outdoors is all part of a stay at the Lakeside Estate, with waterways to discover, cycle pathways to relish and the rolling Dorset Countryside to explore. Whether you want to hop in a kayak, canoe, paddleboard or bike, there is something for everyone, it is a real of hub of activity! The Estate’s tennis court and 3G artificial-turf Multi Use Games Area (MUGA) in Beaumont Village offer the perfect facilities for a quick knock-about or a lively game of five-a-side football with friends and family. The views from the courts over Beaumont Lake are gorgeous, making for a tricky distraction when you are trying to hit a winning shot! 
Lowland heathland is one of Britain’s most important habitats for wildlife conservation. The outer Heath is a SNCI (Site of Nature Conservation Interest) and it supports an unbelievable range of plants, birds, insects and mammals making it a remarkable place for wildlife spotting. For those eager to get close to nature, there are hundreds of acres to explore, with woodlands and hedgerows sheltering this diverse array of native wildlife. You can explore down the waterways, or by foot or bike making the most of the vast network of private footpaths. 
After a busy day immersed in nature, the Estate Spa is the perfect respite. The spa has been designed to offer a tranquil sanctuary of stress-free indulgence and ultimate relaxation! There is an outdoor pool, roof terrace, sauna, gym, library and a ‘restful relaxation’ lounge for some post treatment ‘you’ time. In the peaceful, candlelit treatment rooms you can enjoy an array of luxurious treatments.
Of course, no holiday is complete without a satisfied appetite. Your holiday home offers its own kitchen for home cooked delicacies, or for a night off, there are plenty of options within the Estate and in the surrounding towns. The Hurricane Terrace and Bar is located on the roof terrace of the spa, offering bespoke cocktails inspired by the area and a variety of snacks and small plates if you are feeling peckish. The Estates traditional handmade yurt offers the perfect spot for a lazy afternoon, with an outdoor woodfired pizza oven which is often fired up by expert chefs to provide the tastiest authentic woodfired pizza using the freshest local ingredients. Hours will idle by, as you play bored games, tell stories, and get cosy by the log burning stove!

Willow Lodge 6

Gillingham, Dorset, South West of England

Willow Lodge From £693 Availability

Willow Lodge rests in Milton on Stour and sleeps six guests in three bedrooms.

Willow Tree 1 8

Lyme Regis, Dorset, South West of England

Willow Tree 1 From £395 Availability

If you’re planning a get together with old friends, or you’re after an escape for the whole family, Willow Tree 1 is a great base for a fun and relaxing break. With its spacious and open plan layout and well equipped kitchen, the lodge is great for entertaining. With central heating throughout, you will find the lodge to be cosy and comfortable. Within the grounds is a selection of brilliant facilities at your disposal. For the warmer months, a large heated outdoor swimming pool and children's paddling pool with sun terrace is available for you to soak up the sun. Swimming is not restricted to just the summer months as the beautiful Finnish Pine clad indoor pool is open all year. You could easily spend a long weekend relaxing in the peaceful countryside around the holiday park, but if you do fancy exploring further afield, Lyme Regis is within easy reach. Nicknamed ‘The Pearl of Dorset’ Lyme Regis is a coastal town which lies in Lyme Bay on the English Channel coast at the Dorset-Devon border. Part of the Jurassic Coast, Lyme Regis is famed for the fossils found in the cliffs and on the beaches. Focused around its ancient Cobb Harbour, the town offers numerous activities from sea-fishing and pleasure boat trips to the tranquil Langmoor Gardens. There’s an interesting selection of shops, studios, pubs and cafes and south facing beaches ideal for families and sun lovers alike. Willow Tree 1 has been awarded a 4 Star rating by Blue Chip Holidays in reflection of the quality standard and experience that the lodge offers, Pinewood Holiday Park has been awarded a 5 Star Holiday Park rating by Visit England which reflects the overall high quality and experience that the park facilities offer. Start planning your perfect stay with the help of the Blue Chip Experience holiday planners. Find out more >>>

Wimborne House 16

Wimborne, Dorset, South West of England

Wimborne House From £2999 Availability

Wimborne House holds a wonderful position on the outskirts of the market town of Wimborne Minster, set in a quiet spot which is just a quick stroll from the town square, the centre of all the action! For those looking to explore the beautiful country of Dorset, there is no better location, with beautiful beaches, gorgeous countryside and a vast wealth of unique family attractions to enjoy, all within easy reaching distance.

The characterful home has been lovingly modernised and today seamlessly combines its original charm with modern, recently updated interiors, comfortably accommodating up to sixteen guests across seven spacious bedrooms. On the ground floor is the main living accommodation which comprises of a grand sitting room, a formal dining room and a colourful country kitchen complete with AGA. Both the kids, and the slightly-bigger kids, are bound to love spending cosy evenings in the media room and watching movies on the 75-inch screen. Also on this level is the first of the bedrooms, a twin room with en-suite shower room. Upstairs are three well-appointed king-size bedrooms, one of which boasts its very own en-suite bathroom. The remaining bedrooms share the use of a luxurious family bathroom. A further few steps lead up to an additional two twin bedrooms. On the second floor is a family room complete with a king-size bed and two single beds as well as an en-suite bathroom.

Outside, the children will enjoy playing games in the large garden, while the adults are bound to love spending the evenings enjoying a quiet sundowner in the 5-seater hot tub. There is no better place to end a warm Summers day than enjoying a tasty barbecue al fresco in the garden.

Wimborne House is situated on the outskirts of the market town of Wimborne Minster, situated in beautiful East Dorset. The location is ideal for families with a wide range of restaurants, bars, boutique shops and helpful amenities just a 5-minute walk away. The closest sandy beaches can be found less than half an hour away at Bournemouth and on the gorgeous Sandbanks peninsular, here you can catch the chain ferry to the Victorian seaside town of Swanage, where there is plenty to see, do and explore. Poole Harbour is just 30-minutes away, from here catch a ferry to Brownsea Island with its impressive views and wonderful wildlife, including red squirrels and a variety of birdlife, it makes a relaxing day out that the whole family will enjoy.

For those looking to enjoy the great outdoors, Moors Valley Country Park is just twenty-minutes away and offers cycle paths, a steam railway and an entire forest to explore. There is also a “Go Ape!” on-site, perfect for the thrill seekers! Just ten minutes from Wimborne House is Kingston Lacy, owned by the National Trust, it is an opulent family home built in the Dorset countryside to resemble an Italian Palace. Visit in January or February and enjoy a walk amongst the beautiful snowdrops!

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