We visited Sturminster Newton for friends’ 40th wedding anniversary and needed somewhere to stay for a Saturday night. We picked Gorse Farm House from www.bedandbreakfast-directory.co.uk as we liked the look of it and it was very conveniently situated.
We wish we had more time to spend there, it lovely and peaceful! Wendy and Lee the hosts were very welcoming and helpful. Lee does all the wonderful wood carvings around the farm house and also rides a motorbike so he and my partner hit it off straight away!
The room was very clean and comfortable with a king size bed (which could be converted into twin beds). The room was equipped with everything you could possibly need including a TV, courtesy tray, books, plenty of hangers, a hairdryer and even a small basket of fruit and sweets!
Downstairs is a guests’ sitting room with another TV, more books and magazines. Breakfast is served in the conservatory. Cereal and fruit is set out for you to help yourself and the cooked breakfast, which was freshly cooked, set us up for the rest of the day.
We are definitely planning a return visit and would recommend it.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Two light filled bedrooms are available here, both with super king sized beds (or two twins) and large bathrooms (one ensuite, one separate). Privacy and a quiet night is assured in this peaceful and secluded rural spot. Guests also have use of a snug, conservatory, 2 acres of garden, covered parking and WiFi. Rooms £70-75 for two people including breakfast. ... more less
- Also Known As:
- Gorse Farm House Bed And Breakfast Sturminster Newton, Dorset