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Top Family Places to Visit in Dorset

By January 1, 1970April 1st, 2022No Comments

Top Family Places to Visit in Dorset, where do you start when there is so much to choose from. The values of the residents means there is always a warm welcome for day visitors and holiday makers alike.

Why Is Dorset A Great Holiday Destination?

We have 25 attractions that enable there to be a unique range of Family Things to do in Dorset. The inspiration of many of these attractions came fro staycations, family businesses.

Unique personal experience


Dorset has been the focus of those that want to getaway  to stunning scenery and beautiful coastlines.

Dorset Tourism and Hospitality focus on you

Insiders guide

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Local food

 Traditional Dorset Dishes To Tantalise Your Tastebuds we are proud of so many award-winning family businesses.

  • Dorset Blue Vinney. …
  • Dorset Knobs. …
  • Dorset Jugged Steak. …
  • Dorset Apple Cake. …
  • Dorset Horn. …
  • Portland Pudding and Portland Lamb. …
  • Seafood.

We are so lucky here to have a very proactive Dorset Food and Drink group 


Must Visit Places In Dorset



Top Attractions in Dorset

Excellent play area, we saw red squirrels in the nature reserve, and enjoyed all the different environs a walk round…
lovely beach with great views fine sand cafe close and shops mini golf etc ride your bike take your bbq down there as…


Where are the famous places in Dorset?

If you love dinosaurs you will be heading for Dorset’s Famous Jurassic Coast. Do you remember the walk up the hill for HOVIS, that was Golds Hill in Shaftesbury.

The glamour and beauty of Sandbanks and Poole Harbour make it a firm favourite for locals and visitors.  Discover the red squirrels on the home of the Scouts, Brownsea Island.

Jurassic Coast – The first afternoon walking from Lyme Regis town centre along the undercliff walk section of the coastal path, this i…
Sculpture by the Lakes – Beautiful sculptures set sympathetically in the most peaceful, tranquil setting, some casting amazing reflections in…
Hengistbury Head Beach – This place is a must for amazing views and a lovely walk or ride on the land train to a gorgeous beach
Weymouth Beach – A great resort with a lovely sandy beach which is very clean, Punch and Judy shows, donkey rides and deck chairs to h…

Things to do

Events in Dorset

The pandemic has decimated the events industry all around the country. Fortunately, Dorset’s groups have been communicating and still planning to be able to give the experiences that help make memories.

Stunning landscapes


Emily Luxton’s Love of her Childhood Home Dorset


Trip to Dorset

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