WHERE TO STAY IN SHERBORNE
Sherborne has a variety of accommodation on offer, including hotels, pubs and B&Bs. The Tourist Information Office in Digby Road can provide information. Tel: 01935 815341.
Sherborne is the ideal place to break the journey for those travelling down to Devon and Cornwall.
The Eastbury Hotel, Just a few short steps from the lively, historic Abbey town of Sherborne, The Eastbury Hotel is a charming 21 bedroom boutique Georgian period listed townhouse (Dated 1740) hotel set within a spectacular walled garden. Recently acquired by Peter & Lana de Savary, this is a warm, happy and welcoming hotel infused with a homely and personal touch.
If you prefer to be in the countryside, or self-catering, then take a look at Munden House in Alweston, just outside Sherborne. It is an AA 5 star property, also recommended by Alastair Sawday. You can use it as a B&B or alternatively take one of the suites with kitchen, allowing a self-catering option for up to 4 people. See www.mundenhouse.co.uk
Guest accommodation comprises two recently refurbished principal rooms – both with large en-suite bathrooms (both rooms also cater for families of two adults and two children). There is a garden for guests to relax in but note the swimming pool is not open to guests.
Facilities include Freeview, LCD TVs, free WiFi internet, hairdryers, irons and tea/coffee making facilities.
See: www.Sherborne-bed-breakfast.co.uk or call: 01935 817 258
Green Cottage was originally two cottages, and has been lovingly remodelled into luxurious five-bedroom accommodation. Extensive constructive and cosmetic work was undertaken several years ago to transform the space, adding modern luxuries including an indoor swimming pool and spacious central kitchen.
Green Cottage sits just around the corner from the South end of Sherborne high street. The highest rooms in the cottage boast scenic views across the rooftops towards Sherborne Abbey. With accommodation options for up to 12 people over five spacious rooms and conveniences including wifi, Sky TV, fully equipped kitchens, indoor heated swimming pool, outside terraces and barbeques, Green Cottage is the perfect place for a relaxing getaway or celebration. For more information, visit: www.greencottagedorset.co.ukFollow me!