Dorset Seafood Festival, Weymouth 14 – 15 July 2018

Dorset Seafood Festival Weymouth

Dorset Seafood Festival is one of the highlights of the season for seafood lovers. The Seafood Festival celebrates it’s 10th year on the Weymouth quayside, attracting visitors from all over the South West. Visitors come to sample expertly cooked fish and seafoods freshly landed by the Weymouth fishing fleet. More than 80 cookery stalls and …. Read more of this feature »

Weymouth Carnival, 14 – 15 August 2018

Visit Weymouth Carnival from your Holiday Cottage at Upton Grange Dorset

Carnival is a BIG event for Weymouth folk and it’s now set to get even bigger with a full programme of holiday celebrations in August. Weymouth beach and espalande is the centre for the carnival celebrations which feature crowning the Carnival Queen, a massed beach torchlight parade, the grand carnival procession, air displays by the …. Read more of this feature »

Great Dorset Steam Fair, 23 – 27 August 2018

Visit the Great Dorset Steam Fair from Upton Grange Holiday Cottages

The Great Dorset Steam Fair is one of the country’s greatest celebrations of steam traction engines and vintage vehicles. For 49 years, the show has been thrilling visitors at its 600 acre Blandford Forum Showground. Over the years, the show has developed into a fantastic country fair and music festival, so it’s truly a family …. Read more of this feature »

Dining at the Grange – Your Personal Chef

fine food cooked and served in your own holiday cottage by Upton Grange Personal Chef

An intimate dinner or a family celebration?Ask our Personal Chef. You can celebrate any special occasion with a culinary treat, freshly prepared and served in your own holiday cottage by our personal chef, Steve James. Canapés with cocktails, a private dinner, family birthday party, or a larger celebration; Steve offers a selection of seasonal ‘house’ …. Read more of this feature »

Excellence Awards at Holiday Cottages in Dorset

Upton Grange Holiday Cottages, Award Winning Holiday Cottages in Dorset

We are delighted to announce another TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award for our 6 luxury holiday cottages in Dorset. The TripAdvisor Excellence Award is given for outstanding reviews through each year. Guest reviews are assessed in six categories, location, accommodation (room quality), comfort (sleep quality), cleanliness, customer service quality and value for money. Over 70% …. Read more of this feature »

Cottages for Christmas & New Year Holidays

Cottages joy at Upton Grange Holiday Cottages

Imagine the magic of Christmas in a beautifully decorated holiday cottage. Imagine candlelight reflecting on glittering baubles and Christmas gifts arranged beneath a real Christmas tree…It may be chilly outside, but your Christmas cottage will be cosy warm inside. Choose one of our cottages with a traditional log fire and imagine evenings with chestnuts roasting …. Read more of this feature »

Celebrate Christmas in Weymouth & East Dorset

Christmas Shopping in Weymouth, Dorset

Christmas is a wondrous time around Weymouth, Dorchester and East Dorset. Twinkling lights, festive Christmas markets and, between the celebrations, there’s Lulworth and other Jurassic Coast villages to enjoy. Christmas Lights and Xmas Markets Weymouth is first to ‘switch on’ the Christmas lights, Friday 1 December at 6pm. Swanage opens its festive season 2 December, …. Read more of this feature »

June Offer! – Luxury Holiday Cottages for Two

Discounts at Holiday Cottages in Dorset

Pamper yourself with a luxury get-way for two on Dorset’s spectacular Jurassic Coast this June, before the holiday crowds arrive. It’s an unbeatable discount offer featuring two of our most popular luxury 4 berth holiday cottages, Owls Roost and Ratty’s Retreat… Offer 1. Take 20% discount from our 4 berth cottage tariff, just quote ‘June2016W’. …. Read more of this feature »

Stay 3 Nights Pay for 2 – Just for Couples at Upton Grange Dorset

Enjoy Upton Grange Estate Gardens from Poachers Cottage sun terrace

Take advantage of this amazing discount to enjoy a relaxing get-away at Ringstead Bay on Dorset’s Jurassic Coast. Explore the Jurassic Coast Path while surf caresses the rocks below, find an historic inn for lunch, all without the summer crowds. Then return to the comfort of your cosy holiday cottage at Upton Grange Dorset. Offer …. Read more of this feature »

Romantic Valentines Weekend breaks in Dorset

Romantic Valentines breaks at Upton Grange Holiday Cottages

Looking for Valentines weekend ideas for someone special? What could be more special than a two night stay in a cosy holiday cottage on the Jurassic Coast in Dorset? We’ll supply the Champagne, chocolates and flowers to set the romantic mood from the moment you arrive. Valentines Cottages for Two from £175… Beautiful holiday cottages, …. Read more of this feature »