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5 Star Cottage; Sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms; Children 4+ yrs welcome
Perfect 2017 100% guest rating 2017

Beautiful stone, Grade II, listed cottage with delightful gardens, within a two minute walk of the lovely ancient square of Corfe Castle and the majestic castle. The village is renowned for its excellent restaurants, tea shops, old fashioned public houses, superb local bakers and general stores. Corfe Castle is in the heart of the isle of Purbeck with wonderful walks to the Jurassic coastline and along the beautiful downs. The sandy beach of the small resort of Swanage is within a 10 minute drive. Alternatively the steam train, which runs from Corfe Castle to Swanage, offers a delightful way to travel. Also nearby are the wonderful miles of sandy beaches and dunes at Studland. Children of 4 years or over welcome. This Purbeck Dorset cottage at Corfe Castle sleeps 8 people in 4 bedrooms. St Edmunds House has availability and prices for self catering holidays in 2018. Read full description

St Edmunds House has a smaller party discount price. See the 'Discount' tab beneath the availability calendar below for more information.

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St Edmunds House Booking / Availability

15 Dec - 21 Dec 2017
895 per week
22 Dec 2017 - 4 Jan 2018
1675 per week
5 Jan - 8 Feb 2018
750 per week
9 Feb - 15 Feb 2018
775 per week
16 Feb - 22 Mar 2018
750 per week
23 Mar - 29 Mar 2018
1195 per week
30 Mar - 5 Apr 2018
1325 per week
6 Apr - 12 Apr 2018
1319 per week
13 Apr - 10 May 2018
750 per week
11 May - 17 May 2018
795 per week
18 May - 24 May 2018
815 per week
25 May - 31 May 2018
1662 per week
1 Jun - 14 Jun 2018
1135 per week
15 Jun - 28 Jun 2018
1195 per week
29 Jun - 5 Jul 2018
1395 per week
6 Jul - 12 Jul 2018
1559 per week
13 Jul - 19 Jul 2018
1795 per week
20 Jul - 26 Jul 2018
1895 per week
27 Jul - 30 Aug 2018
1995 per week
31 Aug - 6 Sep 2018
1225 per week
7 Sep - 13 Sep 2018
1195 per week
14 Sep - 20 Sep 2018
1039 per week
21 Sep - 27 Sep 2018
845 per week
28 Sep - 4 Oct 2018
775 per week
5 Oct - 18 Oct 2018
750 per week
19 Oct - 25 Oct 2018
1345 per week
26 Oct - 20 Dec 2018
750 per week
21 Dec 2018 - 3 Jan 2019
1699 per week

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Special Offers St Edmunds House

Low Occupancy Discount

1-4 guests: 20% (27 Oct 2017 to 17 Dec 2017) minimum of 7 nights 1-4 guests: 17% (27 Oct 2017 to 17 Dec 2017) minimum of 3 nights maximum of 4 nights 1-4 guests: 20% (05 Jan 2018 to 08 Feb 2018) minimum of 7 nights 1-4 guests: 17% (05 Jan 2018 to 08 Feb 2018) minimum of 3 nights maximum of 4 nights

St Edmunds House has live availability and prices.

Booking Fee £19.99 per booking Extra Bed £0.00 per booking Towels (Bath & Hand Towel) £0.00 per person per week WiFi Internet Free WiFi Internet Heating & Electricity Free of chargeBed Linen Free of chargeBooking Deposit 25% of cottage rental Security Bond £250 per booking

St Edmunds House has short break self catering holiday availability on Purbeck. These are the short break periods.

St Edmunds House Short Breaks 2017 27th October to 21st December Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks St Edmunds House Short Breaks 2018 5th January to 8th February Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks St Edmunds House Short Breaks 2018 16th February to 22nd March Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks St Edmunds House Short Breaks 2018 26th October to 20th December Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks

Pricing and Booking Notes for St Edmunds House

Arrival Time 16:00 Departure Time 10:00 Sleeps 8 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms 3

Michael Smart -
A great cottage, we loved it; probably one of the best we have ever stayed in and there have been a lot. It is beautifully appointed and very comfortable. We loved the AGA! - Oct 2017 - Cottage Rating 5 Stars

Victoria La Bouchardiere -
We couldn't have been happier with our stay at St Edmund's House. The property was spotless, stylish and had all the home comforts you could wish for. The garden was stunning, too. Our hosts were helpful and welcoming and I'd highly recommend this property to anyone. You won't be disappointed. - Jun 2017 - Cottage Rating 5 Stars

Penny Kocher -
Fabulous cottage, everything you could possibly need, real comfort, this was the second Island cottage we stayed in and we are going to another one in December as they are such good value. We have decided that this if the way to go for short breaks rather than Hotels. - Apr 2017 - Cottage Rating 5 Stars

Martin Coggins -
St Edmunds House was awarded a 5 star review by Martin Coggins - Apr 2017 - Cottage Rating 5 Stars

Judith Williams -
Beautifully maintained and presented cottage. It was a perfect location for our family Christmas. The village shop, just a short walk away, is excellent and the three pubs are very welcoming. - Jan 2017 - Cottage Rating 5 Stars

Amanda Buckland -
Wonderful accommodation, location and decor could not be faulted. A lovely 3 generation family break that met everyone's holiday wish list - Jul 2016 - Cottage Rating 5 Stars

Jenny Blake -
Perfect! Beautifully decorated. Such attention to detail made this stay very special. If you could bear to leave the cottage, the surrounding area is simply stunning.So many places to visit. Or,spend hours on the beach gazing at breathtaking views. Perfect too for gastronomes, wherever we ate it was exceptional. Enjoy! - Aug 2015 - Cottage Rating 5 Stars

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Penny Cottage Corfe Castle Purbeck
Penny Cottage Corfe Castle Purbeck

Penny Cottage

Corfe Castle Purbeck

Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms; Children age 4+ welcome or 1 baby age six months or under; Pets not permitted
This lovely 17th century stone cottage is situated in the centre of the picturesque village of Corfe Castle amongst the beautiful countryside of the Isle of Purbeck. The famous castle, which was attacked by Oliver Cromwell, stands majestically on a small hill within a 2 minute walk of the cottage and is the focal point of the village.

Wyncott Cottage Corfe Castle Purbeck
Wyncott Cottage Corfe Castle Purbeck

Wyncott Cottage

Corfe Castle Purbeck

Sleeps 6 + 1 child in 4 bedrooms
This delightful traditional stone cottage stands in a peaceful lane within a few minutes walk of both wonderful open countryside and the historic castle and central square of the picturesque village of Corfe Castle. The attractive square is a lovely spot with a number of small shops - these include a National Trust gift shop, a local bakers for wonderful breads, cakes and lunchtime rolls, a traditional sweet shop; a general stores offering a wide range of local produce plus public houses, and a number of tea shops and restaurants.

Woaddens Cottage Corfe Castle Purbeck
Woaddens Cottage Corfe Castle Purbeck

Woaddens Cottage

Corfe Castle Purbeck

New Cottage; Sleeps 5 in 3 bedrooms plus a baby
This delightful stone cottage stands in a quiet lane close to the centre of the picturesque village of Corfe Castle. The dramatic ruins of the castle provide a wonderful backdrop to the village and marvellous open views can be enjoyed from the hill on which it stands. This is a superb walking and cycling area - the village is surrounded by beautiful countryside and the rolling Purbeck hills.

Honeypot Cottage Corfe Castle Purbeck
Honeypot Cottage Corfe Castle Purbeck

Honeypot Cottage

Corfe Castle Purbeck

New Corfe Castle Cottage; Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms plus a baby.
Lovely stone cottage within 5 minutes walk of the centre of Corfe Castle sleeping 4 in 2 bedrooms. It has been furnished and equipped to a high standard to provide very attractive and comfortable accommodation. Care has been taken to retain original features of this Grade II listed cottage. It has been renovated with care to retain original features such as the beams, flagstone floors, open fire and attractive doors and windows. Wonderful walks across the common at the rear of the cottage. Centrally heated. Sandy beach at Swanage within a 10 minute drive.

Purbeck House Corfe Castle Purbeck
Purbeck House Corfe Castle Purbeck

Purbeck House

Corfe Castle Purbeck

Sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms; children welcome
Purbeck House is a beautiful, Grade II listed, stone property, dating back to the 1700’s with a large garden and views of the lovely Purbeck hills. It stands close to the centre of the picturesque village of Corfe Castle - almost at the very heart of the wonderful Isle of Purbeck with its rolling hills and sandy beaches.

Daisy Cottage Corfe Castle Purbeck
Daisy Cottage Corfe Castle Purbeck

Daisy Cottage

Corfe Castle Purbeck

Sleeps 3/4 plus a baby in 2 bedrooms; Children welcome
This charming Grade II Purbeck stone cottage is within a 7 minute walk of the central square of the picturesque village of Corfe Castle. Situated on a quiet lane in a wonderful walking and cycling area. Short drive to sandy beaches of Studland and Swanage. Pretty walled garden with glimpses of the castle, open fire and 'smart tv"

Russett Cottage Corfe Castle Purbeck
Russett Cottage Corfe Castle Purbeck

Russett Cottage

Corfe Castle Purbeck

New Cottage; Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms
This pretty stone cottage is beautifully situated, in a quiet lane, in the picturesque conservation village of Corfe Castle, nestled amongst the rolling hills of the Isle of Purbeck – An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. There are lovely views from the cottage garden of the dramatic ruins of the castle which stands majestically above the village. The delightful village square is within 10 minutes walk.

Plum Tree Cottage Corfe Castle Purbeck
Plum Tree Cottage Corfe Castle Purbeck

Plum Tree Cottage

Corfe Castle Purbeck

Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms
This lovely stone cottage stands in a quiet lane within a 3 minute walk of the central square of the picturesque village of Corfe Castle. Corfe is renowned for its dramatic and majestic castle which is protected by the National Trust. The wonderful sandy beach of Studland is within a 15 minute drive. Here there is a two mile stretch of sand where swimming, paddling and boating can be enjoyed. The more lively small resort of Swanage is also within a 15 minute drive where there is also a long sandy beach.

Swift Cottage Langton Matravers Purbeck
Swift Cottage Langton Matravers Purbeck

Swift Cottage

Langton Matravers Purbeck

Sleeps 6 + 1 in 3 bedrooms; children 5+ welcome
Swift Cottage is attractively situated in a quiet lane of the small village of Langton Matravers amidst the beautiful countryside of the Isle of Purbeck. It is only a mile from the coast and is in a wonderful walking/cycling area with footpaths and bridleways leading from close to the cottage to the coastal path and nearby downs with wonderful coastal views. Only five minutes drive from the sandy beaches of the small resort of Swanage. Bird watching at nearby RSPB site at Arne. Good public house for meals and village shop within 5 minutes walk.

Speedwell Cottage Worth Matravers Purbeck
Speedwell Cottage Worth Matravers Purbeck

Speedwell

Worth Matravers Purbeck

Sleeps 8/9 in 4 bedrooms. Children welcome
Charming detached stone cottage situated in the picturesque village of Worth Matravers - a coastal village in the heart of the wonderful rolling hills of Purbeck. The cottage is beautifully furnished and equipped. It has a large garden with panoramic views of the sea and surrounding countryside.

Wyncott Cottage Corfe Castle Purbeck
Wyncott Cottage Corfe Castle Purbeck

Wyncott Cottage

Corfe Castle Purbeck

Sleeps 6 + 1 child in 4 bedrooms
This delightful traditional stone cottage stands in a peaceful lane within a few minutes walk of both wonderful open countryside and the historic castle and central square of the picturesque village of Corfe Castle. The attractive square is a lovely spot with a number of small shops - these include a National Trust gift shop, a local bakers for wonderful breads, cakes and lunchtime rolls, a traditional sweet shop; a general stores offering a wide range of local produce plus public houses, and a number of tea shops and restaurants.

The Bakery Cottage Langton Matravers Purbeck
The Bakery Cottage Langton Matravers Purbeck

The Bakery Cottage

Langton Matravers Purbeck

Sleeps 8/9 in 4 bedrooms; Children welcome
The Bakery Cottage is a lovely stone property which stands in the centre of the charming village of Langton Matravers amidst beautiful Purbeck countryside and within a few minutes drive of the sandy beach of the small resort of Swanage. The village is fortunate to have a shop and two public houses. Wonderful walks to the coast and downland

The Coach House Leeson Langton Matravers Purbeck
The Coach House Leeson Langton Matravers Purbeck

The Coach House Leeson

Langton Matravers Purbeck

New Property: Sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms. Babies under 12 months and children 4+ welcome
This wonderful property is, as the name suggests, The Coach House to the manor house known as Leeson. It is beautifully placed on the southern edge of the Isle of Purbeck village of Langton Matravers with delightful open views from the upper rooms and garden across fields to Swanage Bay. In a wonderful walking and cycling area, less than a 5 minute drive of the sandy beach of Swanage.

Providence Cottage Swanage Purbeck
Providence Cottage Swanage Purbeck

Providence Cottage

Swanage Purbeck

New Cottage Sleeps 6 + 1 in 3 bedrooms
Lovely fishermans cottage located in the old part of Swanage within a one minute walk of the sea. Swanage is a small resort with a sandy beach which is ideal for paddling, swimming and boating. The cottage has accommodation on 3 floors and there are views across the sea to the Isle of Wight from the top floor. The cottage has two double bedrooms and one twin bedroom plus a small courtyard garden and parking for one car.

Purbeck House Corfe Castle Purbeck
Purbeck House Corfe Castle Purbeck

Purbeck House

Corfe Castle Purbeck

Sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms; children welcome
Purbeck House is a beautiful, Grade II listed, stone property, dating back to the 1700’s with a large garden and views of the lovely Purbeck hills. It stands close to the centre of the picturesque village of Corfe Castle - almost at the very heart of the wonderful Isle of Purbeck with its rolling hills and sandy beaches.

Marblers Cottage Acton Purbeck
Marblers Cottage Acton Purbeck

Marblers Cottage

Acton Purbeck

New Cottage; Sleeps 6 + 2 in 3/4 bedrooms
Marblers Cottage in Acton is a new Purbeck holiday cottage just outside of Langton Matravers and within a short drive of the sandy beach at Swanage. This rural cottage is located a short walk from the famous Jurassic Coast and the dramatic bay called Dancing Ledge.

Burr Bank Cottage Langton Matravers Purbeck
Burr Bank Cottage Langton Matravers Purbeck

Burr Bank

Langton Matravers Purbeck

Sleeps 7 plus a baby in 4 bedrooms
Wonderful views over countryside to the Purbeck Hills from this comfortable and spacious house. Burr Bank stands close to the centre of the charming traditional Purbeck village of Langton Matravers. It is within a few minutes walk of the handsome church, village shop, small museum and public house. Stay in to enjoy the garden and gaze over fields, woods and hills or go out to explore the delightful coast and countryside of Purbeck. A fabulous network of footpaths and bridleways invites exploration - the south west coast path at Dancing Ledge is one mile over the fields. Sandy beaches at Studland (5 miles) and Swanage (2 miles).

Seaview Cottage Worth Matravers Purbeck
Seaview Cottage Worth Matravers Purbeck

Seaview Cottage

Worth Matravers Purbeck

Sleeps 7 + 1 child in 4 bedrooms
Stone cottage with lovely open view across fields to the sea, situated in the delightful Purbeck village of Worth Matravers. Wonderful walking and cycling area. The cottage is within a ten to 15 minute walk of the coastal path and from here visitors can walk westwards to Chapman's Pool, Kimmeridge and Lulworth or eastwards to Swanage and Studland. Renowned public house for local ciders within 5 minutes walk. Also attractive tea shop/supper room overlooking the pretty village duck pond. The historic village of Corfe Castle is within a 5 minute drive as is the sandy beach of the small resort of Swanage.

Hayward House Langton Matravers Purbeck
Hayward House Langton Matravers Purbeck

Hayward House

Langton Matravers Purbeck

Sleeping 8 in 4 double bedrooms (with 2 extra beds available). Children welcome.
Superb house in the lovely Isle of Purbeck village of Langton Matravers with glimpses of the sea at Swanage from the upper rooms. Wonderful walking and cycling area. Public house, church and village shop within a few minutes walk. The beautiful Jurassic Coastline and sea at Dancing Ledge is a 30 minute walk away and the small resort of Swanage, with its lovely sandy beach, is within a 5 minute drive. The house has been furnished and equipped to an exceptionally high standard and provides wonderful accommodation in 4 double bedrooms with en-suite bath/shower rooms (plus two extra beds for children to sleep separately); 2 dressing rooms, a spacious open plan sitting room with wood burning stove and bi-fold doors opening onto a secluded terrace with garden furniture; a lovely dining area; a beautifully equipped kitchen, separate utility room; snug with large sofa and television with Sky. Delightful garden with large lawn. Situated in quiet lane with parking for 2 cars.

Worth Cottage Worth Matravers Purbeck
Worth Cottage Worth Matravers Purbeck

Worth Cottage

Worth Matravers Purbeck

Sleeps 8 + 1 in 4 bedrooms
Traditional Purbeck holiday cottage in the picturesque village of Worth Matravers. This spacious, charming detached cottage is a few moments walk from the heart of Worth Matravers and its delightful village green and duck pond. Worth Cottage has 4 lovely bedrooms, a large fitted kitchen and a charming sitting room with wood burning stove. Beautiful gardens of almost an acre. The sandy beach at Swanage is a 10 minute drive away and the cottage is only a 15 minute walk from the sea at Winspit. This beautiful area is part of the Jurassic Coast and is a wonderful walking and cycling area.

St Edmunds House is a non smoking cottage. WiFi Internet is provided free of charge at St Edmunds House. St Edmunds House is available for weekly self catering holiday bookings from Friday to Friday. The normal arrival time at this holiday cottage is 16:00 and the normal departure time is 10:00. Short break weekend and midweek self catering holidays are available from 27th October 2017 to 21st December 2017, 5th January 2018 to 8th February 2018, 16th February 2018 to 22nd March 2018 and 26th October 2018 to 20th December 2018.

St Edmunds House Guest Comments

Reviews and feedback for St Edmunds House and holidays on Purbeck

7 Guest Reviews for St Edmunds House
5 Stars - (7)
Michael Smart - Oct 2017

A great cottage, we loved it; probably one of the best we have ever stayed in and there have been a lot. It is beautifully appointed and very comfortable. We loved the AGA! Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Victoria La Bouchardiere - Jun 2017

We couldn't have been happier with our stay at St Edmund's House. The property was spotless, stylish and had all the home comforts you could wish for. The garden was stunning, too. Our hosts were helpful and welcoming and I'd highly recommend this property to anyone. You won't be disappointed. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Penny Kocher - Apr 2017

Fabulous cottage, everything you could possibly need, real comfort, this was the second Island cottage we stayed in and we are going to another one in December as they are such good value. We have decided that this if the way to go for short breaks rather than Hotels. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Martin Coggins - Apr 2017

Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Judith Williams - Jan 2017

Beautifully maintained and presented cottage. It was a perfect location for our family Christmas. The village shop, just a short walk away, is excellent and the three pubs are very welcoming. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Amanda Buckland - Jul 2016

Wonderful accommodation, location and decor could not be faulted. A lovely 3 generation family break that met everyone's holiday wish list Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Jenny Blake - Aug 2015

Perfect! Beautifully decorated. Such attention to detail made this stay very special. If you could bear to leave the cottage, the surrounding area is simply stunning.So many places to visit. Or,spend hours on the beach gazing at breathtaking views. Perfect too for gastronomes, wherever we ate it was exceptional. Enjoy! Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

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Michael Smart - Oct 2017

A great cottage, we loved it; probably one of the best we have ever stayed in and there have been a lot. It is beautifully appointed and very comfortable. We loved the AGA! Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Victoria La Bouchardiere - Jun 2017

We couldn't have been happier with our stay at St Edmund's House. The property was spotless, stylish and had all the home comforts you could wish for. The garden was stunning, too. Our hosts were helpful and welcoming and I'd highly recommend this property to anyone. You won't be disappointed. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Penny Kocher - Apr 2017

Fabulous cottage, everything you could possibly need, real comfort, this was the second Island cottage we stayed in and we are going to another one in December as they are such good value. We have decided that this if the way to go for short breaks rather than Hotels. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Martin Coggins - Apr 2017

Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Judith Williams - Jan 2017

Beautifully maintained and presented cottage. It was a perfect location for our family Christmas. The village shop, just a short walk away, is excellent and the three pubs are very welcoming. Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Amanda Buckland - Jul 2016

Wonderful accommodation, location and decor could not be faulted. A lovely 3 generation family break that met everyone's holiday wish list Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

Jenny Blake - Aug 2015

Perfect! Beautifully decorated. Such attention to detail made this stay very special. If you could bear to leave the cottage, the surrounding area is simply stunning.So many places to visit. Or,spend hours on the beach gazing at breathtaking views. Perfect too for gastronomes, wherever we ate it was exceptional. Enjoy! Cottage Rating: 5 Stars

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St Edmunds House Holiday Availability

Popular Holiday Weeks Available for Self catering holidays at St Edmunds House

St Edmunds House has 332 days available for Purbeck self catering holidays from the 16th December 2017 to 31st December 2018. That means St Edmunds House is 12.86% booked for this holiday periods with 7.0 weeks confirmed so far.

St Edmunds House Local Holiday Information

Corfe Castle, Dorset local attractions for a self catering holiday at St Edmunds House

Corfe Castle is a historic town at the heart of Purbeck. This pretty Dorset village is best know for the ruins of the 11th Century castle of Corfe Castle which sits above the village of the same name. The village has a good range of shops, cafes and restaurants and the surrounding countryside is well served with footpaths and cycle tracks.

View sights and sounds from Corfe Castle with our Corfe Castle Holiday Sights and Sounds Video

Eating and Drinking In and Around Corfe Castle

The Greyhound Public House
Corfe Castle, Purbeck, Dorset
The Greyhound Public House

The Greyhound Public House - A traditional village pub with a warm and friendly atmosphere and a good selection of pub food. The pub garden in which you can enjoy meals or a drink has beautiful views of the castle of Corfe Castle and is a popular place to rest and have lunch when walking the Purbeck hills.

Website:. www.greyhoundcorfe.co.uk
Corfe Castle Village Stores
Corfe Castle, Purbeck, Dorset
Corfe Castle Village Stores

Corfe Castle Village Stores - Local village shop in Corfe Castle. An excellent local shop with good range of daily essentials and local food.

Website: corfecastlevillagestores.co.uk
Oliver's Cafe Bistro
Corfe Castle, Purbeck, Dorset
Oliver's Cafe Bistro Corfe Castle

Oliver's Cafe Bistro, Corfe Castle - Corfe Castle coffee shop and bistro with lovely atmosphere.

Website: coffeeatolivers.com
The Sweet Shop Corfe Castle
Corfe Castle, Purbeck, Dorset
The Sweet Shop Corfe Castle

The Sweet Shop Corfe Castle - A traditional sweet shop selling a wide range of sweets and confectionery from a stone built shop on the edge of the square in centre of Corfe Castle. This pretty little shop sells traditional sweets we remember from our childhood but we also a range of luxury chocolates. In order that no one misses out there is also has a range of sugar free sweets and biscuits as well as a diabetic Ice cream. The Sweet Shop is also one of the centres of village life in Corfe Castle where many people go to pick up their daily newspaper or a magazine.

Dragon Bakery
Corfe Castle, Purbeck, Dorset
Corfe Castle Bakery

Corfe Castle Bakery - Local bakery with bread, pastries and warm food items ideal for picnic food when exploring Corfe Castle or for preparing lunch at your self catering cottage.

The Castle Inn Public House
Corfe Castle, Purbeck, Dorset
The Castle Inn Public House

Castle Inn Corfe Castle - Local public house with local food and local beer.

Website: www.castleinncorfe.com

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To See and Do in and Around Corfe Castle

Corfe Castle - The impressive ruined castle at Corfe Castle is one of the most iconic structures in Purbeck and is open to the public throughout the year. The view from the castle as well as all the places to explore makes this a fun day out for the whole family or a good place to relax in the sun.

Swanage Steam Railway - Corfe Castle is connected with the seaside town of Swanage by the Swanage Steam Railway. The railway is now a popular attraction in its own right but can also be used as an effient means of transport between Corfe Castle and Swanagee and can be incorporated in to a cicular walk along the Purbeck hills. www.swanagerailway.co.uk

Walk to Swanage - There is a lovely hill top pathway running from Corfe Castle to Swanage. The walk starts on Sandy Hill Ln (under the railway bridge) where you follow signposts to up the hill to a view of Corfe Castle. Simply follow the ridge all the way to Ulwell from where you can follow the pavement into Swanage. The return journey can be done on the Steam Railway or walk back to enjoy the views in the other direction.

View a list of Corfe Castle Cottages at www.cottagecorfecastle.co.uk.

It's for anyone who likes to live life adventurously - you don’t have to be a seasoned explorer to enjoy a Go Ape experience! Go Ape offers up to three hours of tree top fun. It’s a great way to get outdoors and have some fun. The Moors Valley GoApe Country Park is within a 40min drive of Purbeck and is a great day out for the whole family. goape.co.uk

The Isle of Purbeck in Dorset

The Isle of Purbeck is a peninsular of land located in the South of Dorset and is famous for its sandy beaches, beautiful countryside and the Jurassic Coast World Heritage site. The sea surrounds Purbeck on three sides and nowhere is for from the coast. Apart from the small town of Swanage, the Isle of Purbeck is made up of small rural hamlets and traditional villages.

The North side of Purbeck is dominated by a wooded and heathland nature reserve and where it meets the water of Poole Harbour it attracts a great deal of bird life. The East coast of Purbeck is known for the two long sandy beaches at Studland and Swanage but also for the limestone pillars at Old Harry's Rocks. Along the South Coast is the start of the Jurassic Coast which is characterised by impressive coastal formations like Dancing Ledge and Durdle Door but also for quiet coves and peaceful beaches for swimming.

Much of Purbeck has been declared an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the vast majority of Purbeck remains in the hands of nature. This is ideal for walkers and cyclists who are free to explore large areas of countryside and take in a number of wondrous locations.

The Isle of Purbeck has a number of events which take place throughout the year. To find out more about local events go to our Purbeck Events pages.

Walking, Nature & Wild Life Links:

Dorset Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty - Details of Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty and ways to enjoy them with walking and cycling information as well as some great places to see. - www.dorsetaonb.org.uk

Purbeck Marine Wildlife Reserve - Find out more about the efforts to conserve the marine wildlife, where you might find some sea horses and how you can also get involved with fun projects. - www.dorsetwildlifetrust.org.uk

Purbeck Coast Walks - A walking route along the Purbeck Coast with links to other walks nearby - www.walkingbritain.co.uk/walks/walks/walk_a/2579/

Where to Ride Purbeck - Cycle routes and information for Purbeck - www.britishcycling.org.uk/

Purbeck Holiday Guide

A selection of local attractions from thepurbecks.co.uk

Swanage RailwayOne for the children and adults alike, take in the beautiful 6 mile route through the Purbeck hills on a beautiful heritage steam train. 
Dorset WaterparkDorset Waterpark is a fun-filled inflatable assault course set over two woodland lakes. Nestled in the shade of Corfe Castle, our beautiful site provides the perfect location for a session of wipeout fun! Suitable for all the family (age 6 and over), our sessions last an hour and cost £15... Read more »
Corfe Castle Model VillageThe model village is definitely worth a visit with the children, with a fossil corner, enchanted fairy garden and giant family games theres enough to keep them and you entertained all day.
Afflington Manor LodgeThis lovely stone cottage is beautifully situated in the grounds of Afflington Manor – a superb manor house, mentioned in the Doomsdaybook, surrounded by beautiful gardens, lakes and farmland which is home to Alpachas, pedigree cows and sheep. The lakes in the grounds encourage a great deal of bird life.... Read more »
Honeypot CottageLovely stone cottage within 5 minutes walk of the centre of Corfe Castle sleeping 4 in 2 bedrooms. It has been furnished and equipped to a high standard to provide very attractive and comfortable accommodation. Care has been taken to retain original features of this Grade II listed cottage. It... Read more »
Corfe Castle Town Trust Museumcorfe_castle_town_sealThe Corfe Castle Town Trust  Museum is located in the small Town Hall of the ancient borough of Corfe Castle.
The Greyhound InnThe Greyhound InnA beautiful pub located in the heart of Corfe Castle.
The Bankes Arms HotelThe Bankes HotelBeautiful Pub located in the centre of Corfe Castle.
4 & 20 BlackbirdsFour and Twenty BlackbirdsPurbeck based restaurant, catering & events company.
Boiler House GalleryBoilerhouse Gallery Corfe CastleA joint project by various Purbeck artists to showcase their work. A welcoming and peaceful space to view or buy local art.
First Look at Cherry Tree Cottage Dorset

Cherry Tree Cottage at Corfe Castle in Dorset is a new Purbeck self catering holiday home available for holiday in 2018. This stone built Dorset cottage is located in a rural part of the Isle of Purbeck and within a short walk of Corfe Castle. Cherry Tree Cottage Dorset Location The countryside of Purbeck is …

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New Corfe Castle Self Catering Daisy Cottage

Daisy Cottage in Corfe Castle is a beautiful and historic holiday rental cottage in a quite part of the village and within a short walk of the village centre and the castle of Corfe Castle. This two bedroom cottage is a newly available self catering cottage and there are new photos showing the care and …

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The best historic areas of the Purbecks

The Purbeck Isles are full of fascinating historic areas. From an 11th century castle to Victorian-era wonders, here’s our top pick of places to visit. Corfe Castle It had to be at the top of the list! A castle built by William the Conqueror in the 11th century, Corfe Castle is now owned by the …

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Updated Honeypot Cottage Corfe Castle Dorset 2017

Honeypot Cottage in Corfe Castle Dorset is a traditional and historic cottage in the Purbeck and within a few minutes walk of the Castle of Corfe Castle. Corfe Castle is at the heart of the Isle of Purbeck and walks and cycle routes radiate out to Swanage, Studland, Kingston and the Jurassic Coast. Honeypot Cottage …

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Photos of Castle View Cottage Kingston 2017

Castle View Cottage in Kingston Dorset is a traditional, stone built cottage with views of Corfe Castle and the Purbeck countryside. This self catering holiday cottage has three bedrooms and is ideal for family holidays in a peaceful location in Dorset. Kingston is a small village overlooking Corfe Castle and only a short walk from …

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Updates to Burr Bank Cottage Dorset 2017

Burr Bank Cottage has been made ready for the holiday season with new features and fresh decorating. This Purbeck cottage in Langton Matravers is has beautiful rural views and is within a short cycle ride or drive of one of Dorset’s favourite beaches at Swanage. The Jurassic Coast can be reached via footpaths running from outside …

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Purbeck House 2017 Photos

New photos of Purbeck House are now online. The new pictures show the conservatory, new bedroom configuration and the new kitchen. Purbeck House is a beautiful historic cottage in Corfe Castle and has a traditional Dorset cottage design. It is a 2 minute walk to Corfe Common and a 5 minute walk to the foot …

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Purbeck House – Cottage Focus

Purbeck House is one of Corfe Castle’s most desirable self catering holiday cottages and enjoys a large garden, spacious rooms for relaxation and a traditional Dorset Cottage ambiance. The house is only a short walk from the centre of Corfe Castle where there are excellent pubs and attractions. Purbeck House is only a short walk …

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Coastguard Cottage New Photos Purbeck

Coastguard Cottage in Purbeck has a beautiful Jurassic Coast location with views along the coast. This wonderful cottage has a beautiful remote location and there are some new photos showing the cottage and location. From Coastguard Cottage you are only a short walk from Chapmans Pool and there is a walk to the nearby village …

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Corfe Castle Flyby

The village of Corfe Castle is dominated by the stunning ruin of Corfe Castle which sits above the historic village and graces many views from around Purbeck. This Dorset landmark is a beautiful feature that many people choose to visit when on holiday in Southern Dorset. Here is a new view of the castle taken …

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