We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

“Such a wonderful place to stay...”

Best prices for -
Check In dd/mm/yyyy Check Out dd/mm/yyyy
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 6 more sites!
Mortons House Hotel
Ranked #1 of 2 Hotels in Corfe Castle
Certificate of Excellence
Leatherhead, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Such a wonderful place to stay...”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2013

We stayed at this hotel in Corfe Castle for three nights and have to say it was one of the most charming and relaxing hotels I have stayed in. The staff were all friendly and helplful. While the food was truely delicious - and that was just the breakfast! Yes, we did have an evening meal here too, which was also magnificent. The hotel has a lovely panelled for just sitting and relaxing in, or enjoying a refreshment. Sadly our stay here went all too quickly, but we hope to visit again in the not too distant future.

Room Tip: The hotel offers a variety of different rooms, so there is something to suit everyone.
See more room tips
  • Stayed July 2013, travelled as a couple
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
Thank I P
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
mortons1, Owner at Mortons House Hotel, responded to this review, 13 August 2013
Thank you very much for taking the time to leave such lovely comments which I will certainly pass on to the staff. Do keep any eye on our website for our latest offers! Best regards
Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a Review

899 reviews from our community

Traveller rating
    544
    215
    97
    32
    11
See reviews for
173
526
14
23
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Traveller tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (225)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
Dorking, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2013

We stayed here one night and had a great experience. The restaurant is really good and the staff are very friendly in a lovely, relaxed way. The breakfast was exceptional - everything freshly cooked and presented beautifully.

Room Tip: We stayed in the Elizabethan Room which has a four-poster bed.
See more room tips
  • Stayed July 2013, travelled with family
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
1 Thank Zabobon
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Chertsey, England, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2013

We found Mortons House Hotel on Secret Escapes and booked it due to the charming pictures. When we arrived, the hotel, the friendly staff and the chef exceeded our expectations.

At the reception we had a very warm welcome and throughout our stay the staff were charming and very helpful. Being only a short walk from Corfe Castle, it was ideally located for visits to the castle and the surrounding beaches.

After a long day a choice of delicious meals and wines was waiting for us. We had lunch and dinner at the hotel and both times we agreed that this was by far the best food we ever had (especially the steak).

After our holiday we came back home well rested and will certainly return to the Mortons House Hotel in the near future.

  • Stayed July 2013, travelled as a couple
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
2 Thank Nicole D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2013

After a continuous residency period of 27 months I finally said cheers to the Management and Staff at Mortons House early in 2013. During this period I would spend 4 nights each week at the Hotel, and found it easy to integrate into the local community!

The Hotel amenities are maintained to a very high standard, and the principles of this very hospitable Hotel are upheld by a Management team of hands-on Owners that lead the way. The Staff are without doubt both polite, and very accommodating, always focused on meeting the needs of their guests.

The Hotel will gladly cater for all walks of life, and everyone that stays will be made to feel welcome. It provides a range of services that certainly aligns with its star rating, and an ambiance that fits particularly well into this 16th Century Elizabethan building. The character portrayed within this Hotel is more refined and cultured, rather than the hustle and bustle found in a typical chain Hotel

I only stayed in a few rooms during my time at the Hotel, spending most of this in Room 2. Nevertheless it was clear that each room has retained its own identity, and is fully equipped with an en-suit and Wi-Fi access.

Would I go back? Yes of course, the Hotel combined with what the local community has to offer you’ll never become bored.

Corfe is an ideal location for those wanting to wind down and relax, try out some interesting local pubs, take a stroll over some picturesque countryside (including some SSSI area), or just sit on anyone of the local beaches to catch a tan. For the kids and young at heart, there is the steam train that runs between Corfe and Swanage, the Bovington Tank Museum, Castle ruins, and much much more. Corfe can become a little overrun with visitors during Bank Holidays and other special occasions, but this just adds to the local vibe.

  • Stayed February 2013, travelled on business
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
2 Thank SVM2013
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Walton on Thames
Level Contributor
19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2013

My wife and I recently stayed in the Corfe Castle area over a long weekend for a wedding. We ate in Mortons House Restaurant on the Friday night and this certainly lives up to its two AA rosette status. We had a drink while browsing the menu in the bar area and it was varied and modern - I ordered the pork belly and scallops, followed by pork fillet/cheek with a cassoulet of beans and spinach, whereas my wife ordered smoked ham hock ravioli with pea veloute, followed by breast of chicken with a wild mushroom risotto. Both courses were immaculately presented and full of flavour - also, the owners try to source food locally where possible. Dessert was vanilla rice pudding with Armagnac prunes, and coconut and lime parfait - delicious. We retired for coffee in the lounge which provided the perfect end to the evening. The accommodation was comfortable and traditional - we had a good night's sleep and the bathroom was spacious and well appointed. Breakfast on Sunday morning, in the main dining room, was very nice - the thick cut bacon rasher and perfectly poached egg being the highlight. I would definitely recommend Mortons House for a special weekend away - and eating in the restaurant is an absolute MUST!

  • Stayed July 2013, travelled as a couple
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
Thank David B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2013

We had one night here to celebrate our wedding anniversary - the whole experience was made extra special for us by the attention to detail by all at Mortons House Hotel (especially the restaurant staff ) The room was lovely and full of character and charm and our only regret was we only stayed for one night! The meal in the restaurant was faultless and the food was of excellent quality, complimented by the attentive waitresses - nothing was too much trouble and we would reccomend Mortons House to anyone who appreciates quality and style.

Room Tip: The Elizabethan room is expensive but worth it for a special occasion
See more room tips
  • Stayed July 2013, travelled as a couple
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
1 Thank happycouple500
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Cambridge, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2013

I took my 91 year old mother to the hotel for a relaxing break and we both thoroughly enjoyed our 4 night stay. The accommodation was perfect for her limited mobility and the gardens and grounds were tranquil and peaceful. All the staff were friendly and helpful and the food was excellent - good menu choices both at breakfast and in the evening. Excellent location for short visits to many areas of natural beauty. We would certainly visit again.

Room Tip: Rooms with accessible bathrooms are a short distance from the main hotel but are easily accessed by...
See more room tips
  • Stayed July 2013, travelled with family
    • Value
    • Location
    • Sleep Quality
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
Helpful?
Thank Linda H
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Corfe Castle
4.7 mi away
Purbeck House Hotel & Louisa Lodge
4.5 mi away
Grand Hotel Swanage
Grand Hotel Swanage
#1 of 5 in Swanage
4.0 of 5 bubbles 892 reviews
5.9 mi away
Hotel du Vin Poole
Hotel du Vin Poole
#5 of 13 in Poole
4.5 of 5 bubbles 1,114 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
8.6 mi away
Limestone Hotel
Limestone Hotel
#1 of 2 in West Lulworth
5.0 of 5 bubbles 430 reviews
4.6 mi away
The Pines Hotel
The Pines Hotel
#3 of 5 in Swanage
4.0 of 5 bubbles 397 reviews
3.4 mi away
Springfield Country Hotel
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Been to Mortons House Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Mortons House Hotel

Property: Mortons House Hotel
Address: 49 East Street, Corfe Castle BH20 5EE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Isle of Purbeck > Corfe Castle
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 2 Hotels in Corfe Castle
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:3 star — Mortons House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 21
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
400 year old Elizabethan manor located in pretty Corfe Castle in Dorset. 21 Character en-suite rooms and an award-winning restaurant. The hotel is ideally situated close to the beaches at Studland, Swanage and Lulworth with numerous walks along the Jurassic Coast on our doorstep. ... more   less 
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Odigeo, Agoda, Hotel.de, Priceline and HotelQuickly so you can book your Mortons House Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Mortons Hotel Corfe Castle
Mortons Corfe Castle
Mortons House Hotel Corfe Castle, Isle Of Purbeck, Dorset

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing