Our Friends

A close knit community is one of the many things that makes Purbeck a very special place.

As a small rural community we rely on the support of visitors to the area and the support from each other,
so on these pages you will find information and links on people and businesses that make the area a fantastic place to visit.

Please click here for local attractions and accommodation.

Accomodation

Heath Cottages B&B

Heath Cottages B&B

We welcome you to 2 Heath Cottages, our comfortable Victorian home and garden bordering Sandford Heath Nature Reserve close to Wareham one of Dorset’s finest Saxon market towns and gateway to the Isle of Purbeck & Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site.  Regards, Denise and Sean Kenny

Tel1: +44 (0)1929 556584 Tel2: +44 (0)7988 336176

Homeaway – the home of holiday rentals

Homeaway – the home of holiday rentals

Based in London and founded in 1996, HomeAway.co.uk connects holidaymakers with home owners and property managers, providing access to a huge variety of great value, unique accommodation worldwide. The site offers the best choice of any UK holiday rentals website, with over 545,000 properties which holidaymakers can browse for free and book with confidence thanks to thousands of independent traveller reviews. For holiday home owners and managers, the site provides a simple, cost-effective way to market their property and manage bookings, with unrivalled worldwide exposure for a fixed annual fee.

Stay In Dorset

Stay In Dorset

We primarily feature holiday accommodation that is available in the area and the wide selection includes hotels, self-catering cottages, holiday parks, and B&Bs. In addition to this, we also have extensive things to do guides for each town that features on the website and an inspirational blog page which provides our visitors with information on a range of events that are taking place in the county.

The Limes, Swanage

The Limes, Swanage

The beautiful Isle of Purbeck with its World Heritage coastline offers something for everyone – wonderful beaches, terrific walking at all levels, cycling, watersports, Swanage steam railway and many attractions for all ages.

Worgret Manor Hotel, Wareham

Worgret Manor Hotel, Wareham

The Worgret Manor is a lovingly refurbished, 13 bedroom Georgian manor house situated just outside the ancient Wessex town of Wareham, at the gateway to the Isle of Purbeck.

Attractions

Coastal Surival School

Coastal Surival School

Coastal Survival school run Bushcraft Survival courses to help you experience, practice and understand Bushcraft Survival skills and resources in a coastal location.

Jurassic Juants

Jurassic Juants

The Only Total Jurassic Experience Specialists – Guided walks, Tours, free information and advice plus Holiday planning services

Land & Wave, team building activities

Land & Wave, team building activities

The highest quality outdoor education and adventure sports in Dorset and the UK.

Please visit the Land & Wave website for more information.

Swanage Railway

Swanage Railway

Swanage Railway are bound to be our friends as our seasonal hire centre is based in their Car Park at Norden! The Swanage Railway offers a more intensive heritage steam and diesel timetable train service than virtually any other preserved railway.

Wareham Boat Hire ltd

Wareham Boat Hire

Come and enjoy the River Frome from Wareham. See the yachts, birds and wildlife that frequent this beautiful place.

Hire motor boats, kayaks, canoes, rowing boats and paddle boards.

Whatever your choice you will be delighted with the peace and tranquility of this charming river!

Attractions - Zorbing South

Zorbing South

Zorbing South, the original UK zorbing experience for harness zorbing and hydro zorbing. Zorbing South has the UK’s fastest and longest landscaped zorbing run, approx 200m from launching platform to landing point.

General Purbeck Info

Dorset Tourism

Dorset Tourism

If you’re after clear air, sweeping cliff walks, breathtaking views and snug little towns brimming with restaurants and shops to explore, Dorset is for you!

For more information on the Dorest please visit the official tourism website for Dorset.

Official Jurrasic Coast National Park website

Official National Park website

The Dorset and East Devon Coast World Heritage Site is England’s first natural World Heritage Site – it is known as The Jurassic Coast.

For more information on the Jurassic Coast please visit the Dorset and East Devon website.

Visiting Purbeck

Visiting Purbeck

Purbeck is a fascinating place, often described as an island, but in reality it is 60 square miles of land that is surrounded almost completely by water, technically making it a peninsula. For more information visit the Visiting Purbeck website.