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Feel at home on your seaside holiday with a Swanage holiday cottage

Swanage is a lovely coastal town in South West Dorset, known for its beautiful beaches, historic castles, and welcoming seaside culture. Rent a Swanage holiday cottage to explore everything this fantastic town has to offer and have a cosy place to call home when you visit.

The majority of holiday cottages in Swanage are quaint fishing cottages or comfortable beach front apartments. If you are looking for more spacious accommodation, check out the farm cottages just outside of the town. If you prefer modern holiday lettings, there are plenty of town houses to choose from in the area.

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Holiday rentals with wifi

Whether it's for working remotely or streaming your favourite shows, internet access can be an indispensable amenity when it comes to choosing a holiday home. Check out HomeToGo's range of holiday lettings with WiFi in Swanage and enjoy a fast and reliable internet connection during your stay.

Caravan  Swanage
7 Oct - 14 Oct
-49%
£128
£65 per night
Caravan ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Caravan in Swanage with Garden

Swanage, Purbeck District, United Kingdom
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Apartment  Swanage
2 Nov - 9 Nov
-30%
£145
£101 per night
Apartment ∙ 5 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Lovely Flat in Swanage + Panoramic View

4.8
Outstanding (44 ratings)
Swanage, Purbeck District, United Kingdom
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Condo  Swanage
26 Oct - 2 Nov
-5%
£75
£71 per night
Condo ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Flat in Swanage + Delightful Views

5.0
Outstanding (151 ratings)
Swanage, Purbeck District, United Kingdom
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Holiday homes and cottages with a garden

Aiming to enjoy time outside during your stay in Swanage? Book a holiday home with a garden for your trip. See our range of accommodation with gardens and find a holiday rental today - al-fresco dining, lawn games and outdoor fun with friends, family and pets await!

Cottage  Swanage
2 Nov - 9 Nov
-70%
£387
£118 per night
Cottage ∙ 7 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Cottage in Swanage with Garden, Hot Tub

Swanage, Purbeck District, United Kingdom
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Cottage  Swanage
12 Oct - 19 Oct
-67%
£162
£55 per night
Cottage ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Cottage in Langton Matravers with Garden + Breath-Taking Views

Swanage, Purbeck District, United Kingdom
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Cottage  Swanage
15 Dec - 22 Dec
-76%
£255
£63 per night
Cottage ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Cottage in Langton Matravers with Garden + Glorious Views

5.0
Outstanding (1 rating)
Swanage, Purbeck District, United Kingdom
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Best holiday homes with a patio or terrace

Want to admire Swanage's vistas from the comfort of a holiday apartment, or enjoy private outside space while staying in a Swanage holiday home? Take a look at our top lettings with balconies and patios in Swanage and find the perfect accommodation for your stay.

Cottage  Swanage
2 Nov - 9 Nov
-69%
£251
£79 per night
Cottage ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Cottage in Swanage with Stone-Built Fireplace + Coastal Views

Swanage, Purbeck District, United Kingdom
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Cottage  Swanage
22 Sept - 29 Sept
-33%
£177
£120 per night
Cottage ∙ 9 guests ∙ 5 bedrooms

Cottage in Swanage with Delightful Garden

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Swanage, Purbeck District, United Kingdom
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Cottage  Swanage
29 Nov - 6 Dec
-74%
£364
£94 per night
Cottage ∙ 5 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Cottage in Swanage with Garden

Swanage, Purbeck District, United Kingdom
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Apartment Swanage
16 Nov - 23 Nov
-9%
£83
£75 per night
Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Holiday Apartment in Swanage + Spectacular Views

5.0
Outstanding (78 ratings)
Swanage, Purbeck District, United Kingdom
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Apartment Swanage
20 Sept - 27 Sept
-45%
£386
£214 per night
Apartment ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Holiday Apartment in Swanage with Blue Pool

5.0
Outstanding (38 ratings)
Swanage, Purbeck District, United Kingdom
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House Swanage
23 Nov - 30 Nov
-32%
£314
£212 per night
House ∙ 7 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Beautiful Holiday Home in Swanage with Spacious Garden

5.0
Outstanding (98 ratings)
Swanage, Purbeck District, United Kingdom
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Book the ideal rental for as little as £55 per night by exploring the 873 options listed in Swanage. HomeToGo instantly compares all of these properties to help you save up to 67%!

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Cottage Swanage
9 Nov - 16 Nov
-66%
£221
£76 per night
Cottage ∙ 6 guests ∙ 4 bedrooms

Nice Cottage in Swanage with Garden

Swanage, Purbeck District, United Kingdom
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Cottage Swanage
29 Jun - 6 Jul
-25%
£211
£159 per night
Cottage ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Cottage in Swanage with Large Garden + Fantastic Views

4.6
Excellent (90 ratings)
Swanage, Purbeck District, United Kingdom
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Apartment Swanage
9 May - 16 May
-23%
£261
£201 per night
Apartment ∙ 7 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Flat in Swanage + Panoramic Views

5.0
Outstanding (6 ratings)
Swanage, Purbeck District, United Kingdom
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Cottage Swanage
8 Jun - 15 Jun
£119 per night
Cottage ∙ 2 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Cottage in Swanage with Garden

4.4
Very good (71 ratings)
Swanage, Purbeck District, United Kingdom
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House Swanage
21 Sept - 28 Sept
£89 per night
House ∙ 5 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Modern Holiday Home in Swanage with Ample Parking

4.8
Outstanding (77 ratings)
Swanage, Purbeck District, United Kingdom
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House Swanage
13 Dec - 20 Dec
-45%
£182
£100 per night
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Holiday Home in Swanage with Garden & Barbecue

5.0
Outstanding (109 ratings)
Swanage, Purbeck District, United Kingdom
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House Swanage
12 Aug - 19 Aug
-4%
£398
£381 per night
House ∙ 8 guests ∙ 4 bedrooms

Pleasant Holiday Home in Swanage with Barbecue, Terrace & Garden

Swanage, Purbeck District, United Kingdom
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Apartment Swanage
21 Sept - 28 Sept
£129 per night
Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Spacious Flat in Swanage + Beach Nearby

4.7
Excellent (52 ratings)
Swanage, Purbeck District, United Kingdom
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Apartment Swanage
19 Oct - 26 Oct
-9%
£94
£85 per night
Apartment ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Holiday Apartment in Swanage + Free View + Beach Nearby

5.0
Outstanding (99 ratings)
Swanage, Purbeck District, United Kingdom
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Budget-friendly Holiday Homes in Swanage

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Cottage Swanage
2 Nov - 9 Nov
-68%
£238
£77 per night
Cottage ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Cottage in Swanage with Garden + Exceptional Views

Swanage, Purbeck District, United Kingdom
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Cottage Swanage
30 Nov - 7 Dec
-68%
£206
£66 per night
Cottage ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Cottage in Swanage + Hill View

Swanage, Purbeck District, United Kingdom
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Cottage Swanage
1 Jun - 8 Jun
£145 per night
Cottage ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Lovely Cottage in Worth Matravers with Private Parking

4.9
Outstanding (27 ratings)
Swanage, Purbeck District, United Kingdom
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Top-Rated Lettings and Properties in Swanage

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Cottage Swanage
12 Oct - 19 Oct
-72%
£262
£74 per night
Cottage ∙ 5 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms

Beautiful Cottage in Swanage with Wonderful Garden + Coastal Views

5.0
Outstanding (2 ratings)
Swanage, Purbeck District, United Kingdom
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Apartment Swanage
14 Sept - 21 Sept
£125 per night
Apartment ∙ 3 guests ∙ 1 bedroom

Flat in Swanage with Communal Garden + Hill Views

4.8
Outstanding (86 ratings)
Swanage, Purbeck District, United Kingdom
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Apartment Swanage
21 Sept - 28 Sept
£140 per night
Apartment ∙ 6 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms

Flat in Swanage + Panoramic Views

5.0
Outstanding (32 ratings)
Swanage, Purbeck District, United Kingdom
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Popular holiday rental amenities in Swanage

  • Pet-friendly (170)
  • Parking (30)
  • WiFi (807)
  • Garden (512)
  • TV (831)
  • Pool (45)
  • Balcony/patio (218)
  • Kitchen (702)
  • Washing machine (539)
  • Fishing (284)
  • Hot tub (46)
  • Dishwasher (429)

In Swanage, there are many choices in case you're searching for an accommodation that allows pets. Most pet-friendly holiday rentals in Swanage are cottage. Their average price is £243 per night. Nearly half of the pet-friendly lettings are situated less than 2 kilometres away from the city centre.

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Here is our weather diagram for Swanage. The highest average temperatures in Swanage are in July. However, temperatures can go lower than 4° in Swanage in February. Bring your umbrella in November, the rainiest month of the year!

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Accommodation options for your holiday in Swanage

Travellers interested in cottage in Swanage can find plenty of alternatives, since this is the most common accommodation option there. The average rental fee for this specific accommodation type is £239 a night, with an average area of 136 m². Furthermore, most cottage in Swanage are able to welcome 5 guests, which makes Swanage a wonderful destination for medium-sized groups and families. Travellers looking for an alternative to a cottage can, with HomeToGo's great range, also find a perfect apartment rental for them. This property type is the second most popular style of accommodation in Swanage. Our analysis reveals that the standard cost of apartment rental is £177 per night for an area of 94 m².
Where to find the best food in Swanage?

Swanage and its cuisine

In this picturesque seaside town, there is always something delicious to eat. Experience traditional English cuisine with a taste of the ocean, or choose from a variety of other tasty cuisines, from Indian to Italian. Visit restaurants and cafés and experience dishes made with local meat, vegetables, and fresh seafood from the surrounding waters.

You can also purchase some freshly caught local fish to cook at your Swanage holiday letting. Whether you are looking for a fancy evening out at a fine establishment, a cultural experience at one of the town’s pubs and eateries, or a cosy evening in at your holiday cottage, Swanage has you covered.

What are the top sights in Swanage?

Swanage's top attractions

In and around the town of Swanage there are some truly fantastic sights to enjoy. If you love history, visit some of the town's amazing historical sites. Check out locations like Corfe Castle, a 17th century ruin that stands majestically above the township. Nearby, you can also visit the historic Swanage Railway, a steam powered train service that travels to locations around the region.

After that, check out Durlston Castle, a magnificent 19th century structure to the south of Swanage. Here you can enjoy beautiful views of the castle and sea, with the nearby Durlston Country Park serving as a popular nature reserve for holidaymakers and locals alike. The park also hosts the incredible Great Globe sculpture, one of the largest stone spheres in the world.

If you are into ancient history, then make sure you check out the fantastic highlights of the Jurassic Coast, including the famed Durdle Door, an enormous natural archway situated in the stunning cliffs of the coastline. When you book your Swanage holiday cottage, you can explore this town and its many sights at your own pace every day.

What are the best places to discover the arts and culture of Swanage?

Swanage’s art and culture

For a small town, Swanage offers wonderful art and culture. You can visit one of many small galleries, including the QUARR and Mulberry Tree, located in the city centre. Here you can discover a range of local artists' works, from historical to contemporary.

If you are seeking a night at the theatre, remember to check out the seaside Mowlem Theatre. The establishment displays a range of intriguing performance art to suit all tastes. Don’t miss your chance to experience the region’s cultural side.

What are the best nightlife spots in Swanage?

Swanage and its nightlife

This peaceful seaside town presents some great nightlife opportunities after the sun sets. Check out the many traditional pubs and eateries down by the waterfront for a drink and some live music, or visit the bars and nightclubs for an entirely different atmosphere. Here in Swanage the nightlife caters to a number of musical tastes, and you are guarenteed to find a place that suits you. If you are someone who enjoys a spot of dancing after a day of sightseeing, rent a Swanage holiday letting in town to be close to the action.

Where are the unique attractions in Swanage?

Seaside Holidays in Swanage

Spend a day paddling in the shallow waters of Swanage Beach. There are plenty of shops along the promenade where you can buy beach supplies, including buckets and spades or other sand toys for children. If you get hungry, you will also find a variety of cafes and ice-cream vendors on the prom, just minutes away from your spot on the beach.

If you want a home base directly on the beach, you can rent a beach hut for the day. These small huts offer mini kitchens, changing rooms, and a lounge area where you can relax and watch the sea. The huts get booked up very quickly in the summer, so make sure to reserve one in advance.

The Swanage Pier was built in 1895. It's protected as a Grade 2 listed building. Take a stroll down the pier to enjoy the views over the bay and coastline. On the Pier, you will find a small cafe that serves coffee, tea, and cakes. There is also a museum recounting the history of Swanage, located right next to the pier.

What are the must-see attractions in Swanage?

Swanage: Wild landscapes and proud history

Swanage Railway

Ride a vintage steam train along the Swanage Railway, with tracks that stretch through six miles of beautiful countryside. As well as picturesque scenes, there are dining services and regular events.

Old Harry Rocks

Old Harry Rocks, which seem to rise up out of the sea, can be seen from the Dorset part of the South West Coast Path, whilst peregrine falcons are sometimes spotted here.

Durlston Country Park

Home to a huge array of wildlife, Durlston Country Park hosts Durlston Castle, and there are plenty of events, guided walks and walking paths for the whole family to enjoy.

Swanage Pier

This historic pier is now the starting point for boat trips, fishing and scuba diving. Visit it for fun day out and a taste of Swanage's maritime history.

Shell Bay

This beautiful, sandy beach boasts dramatic dunes and has excellent restaurants nearby. It’s also a popular swimming spot during the summer months.

Information about holiday rentals in Swanage

🏡 Holiday homes available 873 rentals
💳 Discounts available up to 67%
🌙 Nightly prices from £55
⭐ Popular amenities Pets allowed, Parking and Internet
🐾 Pet friendly rentals 169 properties
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Swanage holiday rentals have an average rating of 4/5 across 49 reviews left by travellers.

Frequently Asked Questions

How many holiday lets are available to rent in Swanage?

Low season in Swanage is in October, so you'll be able to choose a great deal for Cottage or Apartment rental for your holiday.

What is the most popular holiday home amenity in Swanage?

When looking for a holiday rental in Swanage, consider looking for a place with Pets allowed, Parking, or Internet, which are the three most popular amenities for this destination.

Can i bring my pet while staying in a Swanage accommodation?

Looking for accommodation in Swanage for you and your pet is easy with 169 pet-friendly holiday apartments available on HomeToGo.

What is the best time of year to travel to Swanage?

Book your Swanage holiday in April or July to avoid a washout; these are the months with the least amount of rain.

Can you get discounts on holiday homes in Swanage?

You can find fabulous discounts on holiday lets in Swanage with the cost per night for accommodation starting at just £55 - and HomeToGo has introduced plenty of features that mean it's quick and simple to locate some outstanding offers. If you don't have set dates for a trip, you can use HomeToGo's flexible dates technology to easily look for great value time periods and get discounts of up to 67%. In addition, HomeToGo's 'distance from' filter makes it easy to locate top quality accommodation offers in great value, lesser-known locales that are just as close to the area of your choice, whether that's sand and sea, a mountain for snowboarding, or a city's urban hub. Start your search as soon as possible to take advantage of the greatest variety of options and the best deals - and do so free from stress by ticking HomeToGo's 'free cancellation' filter when you search.

What are the pros of booking a holiday home in Swanage with HomeToGo?

From increased privacy away from the crowds to plenty of room in which to have fun with your loved ones, holiday homes in Swanage provide plenty of advantages. HomeToGo provides real reviews written by previous guests, and searching is safe, simple, and hassle-free - so with 873 rentals from 13 providers in the area, you're bound to uncover the right place to stay with the amenities and features to suit you in Swanage.

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