Welcome to our directory of family friendly half term break cottages in Dorset. We only list holiday properties that are genuinely family friendly. Search for self catering cottages ideal for a half term break.

While many Dorset holidays centre around the beautiful mix of rural life and stunning coastline, there are some interesting days out for the half term break.

Each property comes with a full description of the facilities provided. Holiday enquiries and bookings can be made direct with the holiday property owner or agency. Each property will have a booking link.

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Morven House B&B Weymouth

Morven House B&B in Weymouth Dorset.Morven House Weymouth Dorset

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Tel: 01305 785075 Book direct and save.

Morven House is a small friendly family run B&B in the bustling seaside resort of Weymouth at the very heart of Dorset's Jurassic Coast. We are 150 yards from the sea near Weymouth's lovely Greenhill Gardens and just a short level stroll from the famous Old Harbour.

All guests are offered free off road car parking, free wifi and all rooms are en suite. We have a spacious family room with its own large bathroom and have welcomed parents, grandparents, and children of all ages for over twenty years.

Weymouth makes a great family friendly base for exploring South Dorset with its safe sandy beach and traditional seaside attractions of Punch and Judy and Donkey rides.

Kelston Guest House Weymouth

Kelston Guest House Weymouth DorsetKelston Guest House Weymouth Dorset

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Tel: 01305 780692 Book direct and save.

A warm welcome awaits you at Kelston Guest House. Ideally situated in a prime location, less than 50 metres from Weymouth beach and just a short stroll to the town centre, harbour and Sea Life Centre.

We offer modern, clean and comfortable accommodation. All our rooms are decorated to a high standard with the guest in mind.

We offer free wi-fi, hairdryer, tea/coffee making facilities, mini fridge, Freeview TV with DVD player, radio clock alarm, towels, toiletries, adjustable central heating, ironing facilities and own keys for 24 hour access. Parking permits are available, free of charge (subject to availability).

Kelston Guest House is a family friend guest house, offering family rooms that offer, cots, bedding, highchairs, change mats and bottle sterilisers for younger travellers.

Bike storage is available for the older children. We are proud of the traditional English breakfast we serve, using local fresh produce and cooked to order. We cater for gluten free diets, vegans and vegetarians.


All properties listed are suitable for family half term breaks, but you should always book well in advance to reserve your chosen week. Remember that half term dates vary throughout the UK and Europe.

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