8 Best Holiday Cottages With Pool In Dorset, The UK - Updated 2021

dorset holiday cottages with pool

Dorset is a spellbinding county in England that serves as a fantastic retreat for families and explorers alike. It is home to some of the most loved natural wonders such as Durdle Door, the massive Poole Harbor, and Old Harry Rocks. History buffs will love exploring Jurassic Coast, which is a sprawling coastal stretch that comprises a variety of fossils and rocks and a well-known World Heritage Site. Go for guided tours and visit outstanding museums and fossil shops for an enriching experience. If you are planning family holidays, visiting Dorset Adventure Park, Monkey World, and Farmer Palmer’s Farm Park will cheer up your kids. And, relaxing in a quaint cottage accommodation that has a pool will make your excursion here fun and memorable. Check out some of the best holiday cottages with a pool in Dorset, the UK.

1. Luxurious, pet-friendly villa (from USD 1365)

If you are a big family or a group of 22 friends holidaying in Dorset and you’re looking for spacious, cozy accommodation to unwind, book this lavish holiday villa and have a gala time. The 10-bedroom villa boasts a couple of fully stocked kitchens, a well-equipped utility room, a barn area with dining space, a breakfast room, seven full bathrooms, and a range of modern amenities for your comfortable stay. Begin your morning by taking a refreshing stroll in the beautiful garden and reconnect with nature. Step in the rejuvenating waters of the hot tub and drive away all your stress. Also, you can bring your pet along as the accommodation is pet-friendly. Take time out to explore Avon Heath Country Park, which is just a 10-minute drive away from here.

Luxury Villa for 22 People With Pool, Jacuzzi, Large Garden and Private Pub!
100 reviews Premier Host  
cottage 22 Guests 10 Bedrooms 8 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 22
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

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Amenities & Room:
beds were a bit too firm for our group and pillows could be nicer
the kitchen (the main one) was massive and very well equipped
pool area was outstanding and lots of areas for kids to explore
the pool area is amazing and so safe being able to see it from the kitchen
the bedrooms were clean and spacious
the house is huge and very clean with lots of lovely features
fantastic solar heated pool enjoyed by everyone cottage clean and comfortable
a very nice place and property manager super friendly
owner was very friendly the pool is amazing
communication with the owners (both elina and susannah) was very easy
owners were fantastic and helped make the holiday stress free
timo was extremely helpful at all times as were susanna and steve leading up to us going
property is in a great location for visiting all that area has to offer
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2. Bright and airy cottage with spectacular views (from USD 238)

Set on the shores of a serene lake and in the middle of the crescent landscape, this sophisticated, sun-lit cottage in Beaumont Village beckons you to Dorset. The two-bedroom abode is ideal for a comfortable stay of a family or a group of four friends. Take in the sweeping views of the lake and lawn from the balcony on the first floor. Prepare your meals in the well-furnished kitchen indoors, and roast a hot dog for your family in the outdoor barbecue area. Swim in the pleasant waters of the outdoor pool. Pamper yourself with luxury spa treatment with some additional charges. Make sure you visit Durdle Door, which is just a 15-minute drive away.

Silverlake, Dorset - Eco House - 2 bedroom
Dorset, England, United Kingdom
37 reviews
Entire cottage 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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beautiful apartment with views of the lake
great stay - all as described and facilities of silverlake are brilliant
it was spotlessly clean with comfortable furnishings
the place was spotless and a welcome book was there on arrival
spotless house with everything you need provided with lovely personal touches
tommy was great host and was always quick to reply whenever i had any queries
tom is a great host really good and clear communication
i great communication from host with trouble free check in/out
superb host and a wonderful private village to stay at
perfect location for a relaxing family getaway
great place lovely location thank you tommy
beautiful surroundings and very close to many a local p
great place for a family trip
nice location with opportunities to mountain bike kayak and use gym or spa
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3. Stunning converted barn (from USD 167)

Enjoy a pleasant stay in a cottage amid a quiet, pristine Georgian farmyard during your excursion to Dorset. The farmhouse lies between Weymouth and Dorchester and it is a barn conversion with modern amenities such as a television, washing machine, web access, underfloor heating, and many more. Cook delicious meals for your beloved family in its full kitchen. Your kids will be glad to play with the children’s toys and read various children’s books available here. If you are staying here any time from 1st May to 30th September, soothe your mind and body in the rejuvenating waters of the heated swimming pool. Try discovering fossils at Jurassic Coast, which is just 5 miles (8.04 kilometers) away.

Stunning Barn conversion with heated swimming pool
Dorset, England, United Kingdom
44 reviews
Entire cottage 4 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
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the pool was a great feature too overall a truly wonderful stay with everything you need
quiet spacious and comfortable it is the perfect place to unwind with family or friends
clean and spacious with a friendly and helpful host
richard's converted barn was very comfortable and spacious
richard was a great host
an efficient and helpful host
a great place with a very good host
we had such a lovely stay welcoming hosts and beautiful surroundings
great location so quiet and ideal for walks
lovely location beautiful gardens and very close to dorchester and weymouth
good location for visiting different places
nice walks near by too
excellent location and the grounds are beautiful
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4. Newly remodeled manor with paved garden (from USD 347)

Experience a relaxing stay in the laid-back countryside setting by opting to stay in this pleasant rental in Dorset. Newly remodeled brick stables make up this well-furnished home that can sleep up to four guests. It boasts several modern conveniences, such as internet access, a television, a washing machine, a swimming pool, an updated kitchen, a tennis court, and more. Access a dedicated workspace to do your work comfortably if you are traveling here for work purposes. The back door leads you to a scented garden that encourages you to reconnect with nature. Also, bring your furry friend along as the house is pet-friendly. Head out for a beach excursion at Sandbanks, which is just 25 miles (40.23 kilometers) away.

Lichen at Manor Farm
Wimborne, England, United Kingdom
14 reviews
Entire cottage 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
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lichen is a beautiful property exceptionally clean and peaceful
it was clean comfortable and the perfect stay-cation for us
elizabeth is a fantastic host
elizabeth is a wonderful host and the place is just incredible
elizabeth was very welcoming and friendly too
the most amazing location farm setting and gorgeous barn conversion
what an amazing place
loved every minute in this special place
we'd definitely recommend this place and are already dreaming of going back thank you elizabeth
a wonderful place to stay really recommend
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5. Spacious country cottage (from USD 278)

Nestled in the scenic countryside in the heart of Dorset, this quiet barn converted into a cottage accommodation beckons you to settle back. The rental is not only well-furnished with all modern conveniences but also boasts a range of leisure facilities to help you experience the ultimate comfort. It serves as a perfect vacation rental for family holidays. Your kids will enjoy playing games in the activity suite and outdoor play area. Soak in the sunlight by relaxing on the outdoor patio in the morning. Also, you can try your hands at catching a fish at the fishing lake here.

Jasmine @TheVictorianBarn, Pool & Private Hot Tub
United Kingdom
12 reviews
Entire cottage 5 Beds 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
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there’s lovely walks in the area and the communal pool and games room are excellent additions
penny was very helpful and always around if we needed anything
the location is beautiful if a bit remote
location is very scenic and beautiful
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6. Large, pet-friendly farmhouse (from USD 632)

Tucked in the heart of lovely Chideock, a historic village in Dorset, this spacious, delightful farmhouse is an ideal retreat for family get-together celebrations or friends’ reunions. The six-bedroom rental boasts a children’s living space, a full kitchen, dining space for 18 guests, a couple of living rooms, and several quiet spaces to help you unwind during your vacation. Have a dip in the refreshing warm waters of the heated indoor pool, and play a game of tennis in the games room.

A spacious thatched former farmhouse with indoor pool suitable for large groups
3 reviews
cottage 9 Bedrooms 8 Bathrooms
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we loved our stay here it's a fantastic location huge yet cosy and very well-equipped
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7. Elegant sanctuary in a laidback rural setting (from USD 463)

Get rid of all your stress by relaxing in this beautiful two-story cottage in a serene village in Dorset. It is spacious enough for a cozy stay of a family or group of five individuals. The well-stocked kitchen beckons you to prepare healthy, warm meals for your loved ones. Soothe your mind and body by swimming in the heated indoor pool and relaxing in the sauna. Do not miss the joy of feeding alpacas strolling in the massive paddock. Make sure that you visit the outstanding Lyme Regis Museum, which is just 3.9 miles (6.27 kilometers) away.

Squirrels Drey - sleeps 5 - Under Thatched Roof with Indoor Pool, Sauna, Spa Access & Alpacas
2 reviews
cottage 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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warm pool and hot tub all very welcome
3 day stay warm welcome and clean nicely presented cottage
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8. Beautiful hideaway with garden views (from USD 245)

If you are planning to spend quality time with your beloved spouse during your sabbatical in Dorset, choose to stay in this lovely holiday cottage. Sitting in the heart of the picturesque downlands of Dorset’s Cranborne Chase, the elegant rental serves as an ideal getaway for a couple. Rejuvenate by spending a relaxing time in the sauna and swim in the refreshing waters of the heated indoor pool. You can bring your beloved pet dog along as the rental is dog-friendly. Visit Poole Harbor, which is just 12.7 miles (20.43 kilometers) away.

Romantic bolthole for two with indoor swimming pool and sauna in Dorset
3 reviews
cottage 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Unwind in a countryside cottage in Dorset

Dorset is a mesmerizing destination for explorers and nature lovers alike. Staying in a charming cottage here will enable you to experience the countryside tranquility and reconnect with nature. So, pack your bags and head out for a rejuvenating vacation by booking one of these holiday cottages with a pool in Dorset, the UK.

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