Waterstones Dorchester

45-46 South Street, Dorchester, DT1 1DQ

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Opening times

Opening 09.00 to 17.30 today
Tuesday 7th Dec
09.00 - 17.30
Wednesday 8th Dec
09.00 - 17.30
Thursday 9th Dec
09.00 - 17.30
Friday 10th Dec
09.00 - 17.30
Saturday 11th Dec
09.00 - 17.30
Sunday 12th Dec
10.00 - 16.00
Monday 13th Dec
09.00 - 17.30

Contact us

  • Call us on 01305 257123
  • Email us at [javascript protected email address]
  • Twitter: @WaterstoneDorch
  • Facebook: waterstonesdorch


Waterstones Dorchester gives a warm welcome to all who love books and beautiful things.

Inside our shop you will walk through rooms to inspire your reading choice and your practical needs. Downstairs you'll find the very latest and bestselling Fiction and Crime, and  there is also a wonderful array of Gifts and Stationery for you to choose from. At the downstairs counter you can pick up or place book orders. Graphic Novels and Science Fiction will lead you to great Teen Fiction.

A warm and lively Children's section is the home of books we will love all our lives, as well as being a space for fun and creative events, with regular Story Times and Book Clubs.

Upstairs we have a world of Travel, History, Art and Cookery as well as Music, Biography, Religion and Health. It’s also a calm and quiet place to relax and choose Science or Politics books. Whatever your need, our very knowledgeable booksellers are always here to help.

Ground Floor
  • Fiction, Crime, Cards , Games, Stationery, Customer Enquiries Till area, Children’s section, Click & Collect
First Floor
  • Computing, Languages, Spiritual writing, Religion, Health, Reference, Art , Hobbies, Cookery, Biography, Sport, Travel, History, Popular Science, Nature, Gardening, Humour.