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Newmarket, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 April 2016

I wanted to stay in Hinton St Mary as I was attending William Fox Pitt's Open Day. Catherine was very patient as I nearly didn't drive down to Dorset as Storm Katie looked awful. The room was spotlessly clean, the room very nicely decorated and overall more like a good hôtel as dressings gowns and lovely body lotions etc were...

Thank HoptonCintra
Mahon, Spain
Reviewed 19 September 2015

We arrived after a long drive to a very welcome pot of tea and a plate biscuits before retiring to our bright, clean, comfortable bedroom. We had a wonderful dinner in a local hotel followed by an excellent night's sleep. A powerful hot shower and a delicious breakfast set us up for a walk through fields and majestic woodland and...

Thank rorystew
Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights when visiting friends and exploring the vicinity. Welcome was warm, room was exactly what was needed with nice roomy en-suite shower room. Breakfast was good English. Hostess was informative about places to eat. Will definitely stay again when in the area.

Thank Anthony J
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 27 May 2015

Small B&B in lovely old village Post Office. I stayed two nights here; the room was very quiet and well appointed, with en-suite bathroom. The welcome was very warm and the whole place perfectly clean. Lovely cooked brakfast too. A great place to find and one of the nicest B&Bs I have stayed at in the UK.

Thank Colin R
Reviewed 23 October 2014 via mobile

We only stayed here for one night as we were visiting the Sturminster Newton cheese fair. Lovely place and the lady who ran it was very friendly. It's one of the cleanest b&b's I've ever stayed in and the room was lovely with a very spacious en suite. Nice breakfast in the morning to set us up for our day....

Thank Gembles85
Dongen, The Netherlands
Reviewed 22 September 2014

On entering we received a warm welcome and a cup of tea. The room was very nice and clean. The bathroom, which was not directly in the room, was enormous big and beautiful. We even had bath coats on the room to go there. The (English breakfast was delicious, not overdone. In the beautiful garden you can get a good...

Thank Johan V
Stamford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 July 2014

A really lovely Bed&Breakfast Spotlessly clean, comfortable, and well-equipped. Very friendly and helpful staff, and a super breakfast! Hope to stay again, if in the area. Would definitely recommend to others.

Thank Jane M
Poole, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 September 2013 via mobile

Needing a b&b while visiting the Sturminster Newton cheese festival we decided upon the old post office. What a good choice we made. As soon as you enter the lobby you know how clean and tidy the place is kept. The guests lounge is like the bedroom, very comfortable, a home from home. If ever were that way again we...

2Thank gobbygibbo
Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2013

If you want a cosy, perfectly clean and well attended bed and breakfast , then don't hesitate. It's all that and more. I personally missed a TV in my bedroom and always prefer an en suite bathroom. The road noise was also an issue for me though to be fair the traffic isn't excessive through the night. The breakfast was...

Thank bill186383
Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 July 2013

Lovely small B and B. would recommend it to anyone. Great local pub. Owner is very helpful and accommodating. Cleanliness is a key word here and we were very pleased. Parking is next door and off road.

1Thank Chloe B

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled in the small conservation village of Hinton St Mary, in the heart of the picturesque Blackmore Vale, is the welcoming Old Post Office B&B. A mile north of the old market town of Sturminster Newton and within easy reach of the historic towns of Sherborne, Shaftesbury and Dorchester the Old Post Office is the ideal base for walkers, cyclists and those wishing to explore the beautiful countryside of rural north Dorset. The B&B offers two comfortable double rooms, one with private bathroom and the other with en-suite shower room. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Old Post Office Bed and Breakfast

Address: The Old Post Office Marnhull Road | Hinton St Mary, Sturminster Newton DT10 1NG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Sturminster Newton
Price Range: £60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Old Post Office Bed and Breakfast 3*
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
The Old Post Office Bed And Breakfast Sturminster Newton, Dorset

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