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.

Dorset Farm

4.0 of 5 Boyton, Launceston PL15 9RF, England
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 2 more sites!
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Dorset Farm
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Dorset Farm
Write a Review

42 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    41
    1
    0
    0
    0
See reviews for
9
27
1
1
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (8)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (42)
  • Mar-May only
    (6)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (21)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (11)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (4)
All months
Headley, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

I would like to score this 4.5/5. A very high quality, classy, professionally run and spotlessly clean B&B. Proprieters John and Vi Bennett are friendly and discrete people who made us feel totally at home. The guest facilities include a lovely conservatory and a timelessly decorated living room with an interesting collection of books including the historic Bude to Launceston... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Conwy County, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

A great place to stay. John and Vi were very welcoming, friendly and helpful. Dorset Farm is ideal for visiting North Cornwall and East Devon and help was at hand with suggestions of places to visit. Their suggestions for places to eat out in the evenings were very good.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Rye, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

After a one night stay breaking up the journey from Kent to the far west of Cornwall this B&B is a great find. Not too far off the A30 but in a lovely peaceful part of north Cornwall. Set in beautiful grounds this typical Cornish farm looks austere from the outside but this doesn't reflect the warm welcome offered by... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Adelaide, Australia
Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
18 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014 via mobile

We were so lucky to find this beautiful house in the countryside so close to Launceston, where we explored family history links and enjoyed a local literary festival. The hosts were warm, welcoming and extremely helpful, the house has an interesting history and is elegantly and comfortably furnished. Breakfasts gave us a choice that was just right. This is the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Gloucester, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We have just returned from a very pleasant couple of nights at Dorset Farm. The farm is located amidst rolling fields, and guests were encouraged to explore the scenic surroundings and make the most of the rural location. John and Vi were very friendly and made excellent hosts, and even got up to make me an extra-early breakfast one day,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sydney, Australia
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
20 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Dorset Farm is a lovely B&B out in the country near Launceston in Cornwall. John and Vi are excellent hosts willing to go the extra bit to make you feel welcome. When we first went to find the b&b we thought it was maybe a bit out of the way but actually we found this not to be a problem.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014 via mobile

Been meaning to write this review for so long, it's well overdue ! What a find this place was and what a lovely couple John and Vi are. It was magical to wake up in the country. Nothing was too much bother for them. We even had home made jam at breakfast. Would recommend this place highly and will go... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

Everything about this B&B is first class. The accommodation is spotlessly clean, comfortable and of the highest standard. Jon and Vi were lovely hosts, always ready to help and chat about your day without being obtrusive. The breakfast was delicious, served in a beautiful dining room overlooking the garden. Perfect!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

A top notch accommodation. This is a beautiful country home in a lovely setting, and one of the two best B&B's we stayed in during a 30 day holiday in the UK. Our bedroom was large, very nicely furnished, and the beds were most comfortable. We were especially impressed with the modern, well appointed bathroom. The breakfast was excellent as... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dover, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

We stayed here for the bank holiday weekend, arriving on the Friday and departing on the Monday. After reading nothing but good reviews about this B&B, I was anxious for it to live up to the reviews. And it did. Set in the beautiful countryside, it couldn't have been more relaxing if it tried. The only noises around were the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Dorset Farm? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Dorset Farm

Address: Boyton, Launceston PL15 9RF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Launceston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Dorset Farm 4*
Number of rooms: 3
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Venere, Hotels.com, Travelocity and Tingo so you can book your Dorset Farm reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Dorset Farm Launceston, Cornwall

7 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (6)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (4)
Viewed
Other (1)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (2)
Viewed
Other (2)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay