Where to Stay
One of Dorset's finest Georgian Manor Houses, with eclectic, magazine-worthy interiors and a short walk from the beach at Kimmeridge Bay, Smedmore House (above) can be booked for short or long breaks. Sleeping 16-22, it's perfect for large gatherings.
The Seaside Boarding House
A charming, cosy hotel with elegant rooms and superb sea views, The Seaside Boarding House is a home away from home on the Jurassic Coast.
The Pig on the Beach
In a picturesque hamlet overlooking Studland Bay, Dorset's Pig hotel - one of eight across England - shares the relaxed, country house feel of its siblings, with an unbeatable location.