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Athelhampton, Dorchester DT2 7LG , England
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White Cottage Bed and Breakfast
Ranked #12 of 46 Dorchester B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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York, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for 3 days with my elderly mother as we were attending a family wedding at nearby Athelhampton House. Mark and Lindsay welcomed us most warmly and their excellent hospitality continued for every moment of our stay. We stayed in the twin room, with a full bathroom with shower all to ourselves. All very comfy and spotless. The breakfasts were... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Returned this time with son, daughter in law and granddaughter aged 9 months. We had the suite and bedroom one so had loads of space! Lindsay and Mark couldn't do enough to make our week as comfortable as possible. As usual the breakfasts were scrummy and set us up for the day. Looking forward to going back already.

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Woolacombe, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

My wife and I stayed at the White Cottage for two nights, to do some sight-seeing in the Dorchester area, last week. There was plenty to do and see, and the weather was as good as it gets in the English summer. The White Cottage was an excellent base for us, being in the heart of the Dorset countryside in... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Family if 4 stayed over Easter Hols. Made very welcome by whole family. Truly wonderful hosts, location and breakfast was devine. Definitely recommend to anyone visiting monkey world, tank museum etc.

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Slough, United Kingdom
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

Stayed here just one night as friends were getting married at nearby Athelhampton House, just 5 mins walk away. Very welcoming hosts Lindsay and Mark in a lovely quiet location with its own sheep,chickens and pigs. We stayed in room 2 which has a large 6ft bed and a private bathroom with good shower just across the corridor (robes provided).... More

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Northampton, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

The house is a real family home, they make you feel very welcome. Bed was extremely comfortable and bedroom very spacious with the bathroom just across the landing not an issue, the other bedroom is again spacious with its own self contained bathroom so there is no cross over. Breakfast - a vast choice of cereals, followed by fruit juice... More

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

This is a must in any circumstance in a beautiful setting. Lots of places to visit within easy reach. The proprietors, Lindsey and Mark are great hosts, very friendly and not forgetting little Lilly and of course, Piper a really soppy Black Lab., Delicious full English in the lovely bright dining room. A real four star delight. Best wishes for... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013 via mobile

We stayed two nights to attend a wedding at Milton Abbey and booked the family suite. I would recommend this room to anyone, it was comfortable and spacious. The farm house setting is picturesque and in a beautiful location.The overall atmosphere felt warm and welcoming as if staying with friends. Mark and Lyndsey were so accommodating of us and immediately... More

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Swaffham, United Kingdom
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18 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

This was my second visit to White Cottage. I stayed overnight before a business meeting nearby. I was greeted by Lindsey who was most welcoming and showed me round. I met the family including a Labrador, a pair of pigs and some sheep. The room was spacious and comfortable and the shower cubicle large and a lovely big shower. Breakfast... More

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Horsham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

I stayed for two nights at White Cottage with my daughter, son in law and two little people of 4 and almost 2. The reason for our visit was to attend the wedding of a very close friend's daughter at nearby Athelhampton House which is minutes walk away. My family had the very spacious family suite with its own entrance... More

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Address: Athelhampton, Dorchester DT2 7LG , England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Dorchester
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White Cottage Bed And Breakfast Dorchester, Dorset

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Welcome to our country home at this luxury bed and breakfast in Dorset. Set in three acres of idyllic countryside, this delightful 300-year-old thatched cottage is the perfect place to relax and offers you elegant rooms, plenty of off-road parking and mouth-watering food. Situated in the hamlet of Athelhampton, this delightful bed and breakfast is within easy reach of many attractions and provides a perfect base for rural walks, bird watching, cycling, horse riding and exploring Thomas Hardy country. ... more   less 
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