Corfe Castle is an iconic location in the Isle of Purbeck. The Castle of Corfe Castle is one of the most recognisable images of Purbeck and now draws visitors from around the world to admire the historic ruins. The village at the foot of Corfe Castle has its own appeal and many flock to enjoy the rows of thatched cottages and old stone houses.

The heart of the village has a beautiful church, a traditional bakery, a convenience grocery shop and a traditional sweat shop, as well as post office and several public houses.

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staying at Wyncott Cottage Corfe Castle, Dorset

Our second visit to this cottage was a joy.

staying at Plum Tree Cottage Corfe Castle, Dorset

Another lovely stay over the New Year period. Highly recommend Four and Twenty Black Birds for dinner and also the Gray Hound. the cottage is in a great location for the center of the village and Corfe Castle is a magical place at Christmas!!

staying at St Edmunds House Corfe Castle, Dorset

Wonderful accommodation, location and decor could not be faulted. A lovely 3 generation family break that met everyone's holiday wish list

staying at Russett Cottage Corfe Castle, Dorset

Fantastic cottage & garden in a fantastic village location surrounded by fantastic scenery. What more could you ask for. I will be back for sure.

staying at Honeypot Cottage Corfe Castle, Dorset

Exceptionally well equipped & beautifully presented cottage in a perfect location. Top quality linen & towels & tasteful furnishings. Made to feel very welcome.

staying at Purbeck House Corfe Castle, Dorset

We thoroughly enjoyed our holiday even though the weather was not great. Lots of room for our party of six. We especially enjoyed the breakfast room/conservatory and the lovely garden. And, with the weather not being so good, the pool/snooker table came in very handy! Lovely!

staying at Afflington Manor Cottage Corfe Castle, Dorset

Excellent location, cottage extremely clean & comfortable. Owners very pleasant & welcoming, would highly recommend.

staying at Penny Cottage Corfe Castle, Dorset

Penny cottage was absolutely perfect. Smaller than photos suggest but did not matter as the cottage is stunning. My girls loved the lounge writing corner, my Mum the books to browse.Fabulous location;walked to the bakery, castle and train station plus recommended pubs and playpark behind! Would love to return.

staying at Afflington Manor Lodge Corfe Castle, Dorset

Fabulously cottage, lovely conservatory to relax in. Evening walks to look at the farm animals. Owners are very nice and friendly. Lots to do in the area. Nice cozy feel to cottage, and well equipped. Have booked again for next year already. Would highly recommend.

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Local Restaurants and Pubs around Corfe Castle

The Greyhound Public House Corfe Castle - Local pub serving food and local ales.

Clealls Village Shop Corfe Castle - Local food shop for all the essentials and some local luxuries. Also serves take away coffee to enjoy while walking around Corfe Castle.

Scott Arms Public House Kingston - Excellent public house in Kingston on the hills above Corfe Castle. Excellent as part of a round walk from Corfe.

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