Dorset Cottage Holidays is showing its appreciation to keyworkers across the UK by inviting nominations for individuals to be entered into a prize draw to win a free week-long stay at a beautiful holiday cottage.

With delightfully appointed properties located throughout the stunning coastal and countryside areas of Dorset, Dorset Cottage Holidays has provided memorable breaks for years and now wants to reward the hard work and dedication of one lucky keyworker and three other family members with a seven-day holiday in the cottage of their choice up to the value of £600.

With a collection of Dorset properties to suit all needs, Dorset Cottage Holidays accommodation locations include the famous Jurassic Coast, Corfe Castle and Purbeck Villages.

Many properties are pet friendly with some offering sea views, hot tubs and open fires for a wonderful escape at any time of the year and can provide a much-needed break for those who have worked tirelessly throughout the pandemic.

Open to all healthcare workers, retail staff and all others fulfilling essential roles, all are welcome to come forward and nominate a deserving worker for the prize draw. The winner will be selected at random on 02 April, 2021. The staycation treat can be redeemed at any time and in any property up to the value of £600.

Dorset Cottage Holidays MD Leanne Hemmingway said “As a family run business, we recognise and appreciate the efforts and sacrifices that essential workers have made to keep us all safe and fed during the Covid-19 pandemic. We wanted to show how much their hard work means to us.

“We’re encouraging as many people as possible to put names forward to be entered into the holiday prize draw – the only eligibility criteria is that the person nominated must be classed as an essential worker by UK government standards.

“The draw will be held on 02 April and we’ll be happy to recommend a few of our beautiful holiday properties here in picturesque Dorset to the lucky winner.”

To enter the keyworker Dorset Cottage Holiday prize draw, send the name, job title and contact details of the keyworker to Nominees must be resident in the UK and winners will be asked to provide proof of their keyworker status before the holiday is awarded.
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