Dorchester is a great place to stay in Dorset as a large number of the area’s most popular attractions are within easy reach. Among the most interesting places to explore are the fabulous Maumbury Rings and the incredible Tutankhamun: The Exhibition. Two other recommended attractions you’ll find close by Dorchester are Maiden Castle and Hardy Monument.
Be sure to visit some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region such a great vacation choice. There are many excellent places to take the family for an afternoon including the Deep Sea Adventure in Weymouth.
If you love nature and wildlife, plan a trip to some of the nearby green spaces. These are great places to breathe deeply and relax. Discover the scenic coastline nearby such as Weymouth Beach in Weymouth.
If you are spending a while in and around Dorchester, treat yourself with a visit to the Cerne Abbas Giant. To learn more about the local historic attractions, be sure to check out Nothe Fort in Weymouth.
When it’s time to relax after enjoying the delights of Dorchester, check in to one of the area’s convenient short and long stay accommodation options. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks check out the amenities at the A Maiden Rest, Weymouth, the Clarence, Weymouth, and the Wessex Royale Hotel.