Step in to the Bridge House and you can sense the 700 year old former priest’s house character, With crackling log fires in centuries-old inglenooks, stone mullioned windows, oak beams and candles. There’s time to relax and be waited on without fuss or hurry in an environment that is both ancient and modern. Our aim is to create an unpretentious, country retreat as well as a luxury Dorset hotel.
Bridge House has 14 bedrooms, all ensuite with new bathrooms offering superb holiday and corporate accommodation in this part of Dorset. All have the finest Fretté, Egyptian cotton linen from Italy as well as waffle guest robes, Molton Brown toiletries, flat screen TVs, wi-fi, digital telephones, tea and coffee making facilities and hairdryers.
Choose from three grades of room:
Main House Standard
Superior (including Four Poster)
Coach House : Once the building’s stables, the Coach House was converted in 1995 and is a pretty, detached building at the rear of hotel. It now provides: Three Double Bedrooms - Two of which twin; two are on the ground floor with easy and direct access to the walled, gravelled car park; one is on the 1st floor. One Family Room - 1st Floor: 1 double with adjoining two singles. One Small Single - Ground floor.
Main House Standard : Rooms of luxury and character; 1 ground floor with large walk-in shower and easy car park access, 2 first floor garden rooms, 1 first floor bedroom in the oldest part of the building and one 1 large single. Four Double Bedrooms - 1 ground floor with large walk-in shower and easy car park access, 2 first floor garden rooms, 1 first floor bedroom in the oldest part of the building and one 1 large single.
1 Large Single/Small Double.
Main House Superior : Three Double Bedrooms: 1 ground floor with spa bath, garden view; 1 first floor with slipper bath (no shower) with garden view; 1 first floor in the oldest part of building with separate stand alone bath, shower and WC. All have widescreen TVs.
At the heart of the hotel is its celebrated Dorset restaurant, where you’ll find a rare blend of old Dorset recipes and modern techniques and presentation. Our style is traditional English, sourcing ingredients from all over Dorset and beyond. Our philosophy is ‘Keep it simple. No compromise on quality.’ The restaurant has recently featured in the BBC’s ‘Good Food Magazine.’
Rates : From £116 to £180 per room per night based on 2 people sharing.
Children are welcome.
No smoking. Pets allowed.
Dinner is available.
Ample off street parking.
3 Star AA.