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The lively old market town of Bridport lies on the confluence of the rivers Brit and Asker. As the name suggests Bridport was once an active port, however the river has long since silted up. The attractive town centre has many elegant Georgian red brick buildings over a thousand of which are listed. These mostly date back to the town's heyday as a centre for rope making.

Bridport, Dorset

These days Bridport has experienced a minor renaissance largely thanks to Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall and his River Cottage series. Referred to as Notting Hill-on-Sea by some, the town has upped its game and has some good cafes and restaurants along with a thriving, twice-weekly market offering food, flowers and antiques. There is even an annual literary festival.

One of Bridport's greatest assets is its proximity to the coast. The small seaside village of West Bay is also known as Bridport Harbour. This attractive little port is a popular holiday resort and is flanked by great beaches. It's hard to escape the fact you are on the Jurassic Coast with the huge vertical East Cliff being of much geological interest.

Holiday accommodation in Bridport & West Bay

There is a great choice of accommodation in Bridport and West Bay. From town centre hotels and boutique B&Bs in Bridport to the family friendly campsites and holiday parks along the coast at West Bay. There are also plenty of self catering places to stay in and around the town. So, whether you are looking for a cosy cottage or an apartment overlooking the harbour Bridport has it.

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Bridport Accommodation

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Chideock Cottage
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Self catering holiday cottage in Chideock near Bridport
West Bay Sea View & Pier End
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Two seafront chalets with breathtaking sea views, each sleeping up to 6 people. Spacious living, dining and kitchen area furnished to a very high standard. Two bedrooms with a double, 2 singles and a double sofa bed. Family bathroom including power shower
Britmead House
Lovely family run guesthouse offering ensuite accommodation with a warm welcome.
Clematis Cottage
A cosy coastal retreat in rural Dorset. The cottage is an ideal holiday destination for walkers, families, individuals or couples seeking a base to explore the beautiful Jurassic coast or stunning Dorset scenery.
Daisy Cottage
Modern, spacious & cosy,flexible change over days & free logs!!
Eypes Mouth Country Hotel
Eype's Mouth Country Hotel is a family run 18 bedroom hotel set in the small Dorset Village of Eype. With superb sea views and just a few minutes walk to the beach the hotel occupies a unique position
Fernhill Hotel
Located just off the A35 outside the popular fossil-hunting beaches of Charmouth and the historic seaside town of Lyme Regis the Fernhill Hotel is ideally located to relax by the coast and explore the
Highway Farm
HIGHWAY FARM- Quality spacious accommodation with lots of home comforts. We have stunning views from every aspect and overlook two well-stocked coarse fishing lakes. Come and enjoy hearty aga -cooked
Old School Cottage
2 Bedrooms each with an ensuite shower room
SUNSET - Great location
The Little School
The Little School sleeps 2 with own patio
The Old Lime Kiln
At The Old Lime Kiln we offer quality bed and breakfast accommodation in the pretty quiet village of Shipton Gorge situated just 2 miles from the historic bustling market town of Bridport. The World H
The Orchard
Beautiful 3 bedroom sleeps 6 with log fire and huge garden. Jurrasic coast.
The Ropemakers
A grade 2 listed town house well positioned to explore the Jurassic coastline
The Roundham House
An elegant Edwardian country house overlooking the glorious Brit river valley down to the sea. Luxurious accommodation with wonderful views of the World Heritage Coast. Just ten minutes walk to the West Bay harbour, and the coastpath. AA and Visit Brita
The Upper School
Charming character cottage located in a quiet area of the village of Chideock. Lots of original features and sizeable private orchard garden.
Six 4 star self catering cottages set around a delightful courtyard. Facilities include indoor swimming pool, mini gym, sauna and jacuzzi.
Contemporary, homely B&B in Chideock, nestled just off the A35 with open views to sea at Seatown and coast path from Golden Cap to Thorncombe Beacon. Quiet and relaxing.
Bed and Breakfast accommodation on family working farm, 3 ensuite rooms available, 3.5 miles from the Coast, 5 from Lyme Regis and West Bay
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