The Olympic Games are almost here and for those of you who are fans of all things nautical then no doubt you will be excited at the prospect of the sailing events.
Weymouth and Portland in Dorset are the locations of the sailing competitions taking place between 29th July and 11th August and as well as being the centre of the sailing universe this summer, this area is a long-standing holiday destination.
The Jurassic coastline and pretty villages that hug the cliffs here attract holidaymakers year after year. If you are heading off to this part of the West Country to see the sailing then why not make a proper holiday out of it and book one of the many lovely holiday cottages? We have put together a selection of some of the best self-catering holiday lets in the area.