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Longbarn House

Barton Mews | West Stafford, Dorchester DT2 8UB, England
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Longbarn House
Ranked #19 of 46 Dorchester B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Nottingham, UK
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We spent one night here after visiting family nearby. It was just what we wanted: a spotlessly clean room, a lovely comfortable bed, a welcoming hostess, an excellent pub literally 2 minutes walk away, and a wonderful cooked breakfast. It is 'off the beaten track' but very easy and convenient to get to. The village is picturesque and very quiet.... More

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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51 reviews 51 reviews
16 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for 3 nights at this lovely B&B, where Anya and Mark are excellent hosts. Anya makes you feel really at home, and while we had our privacy (separate front door), it was like staying with friends. The level of accommodation is very good and very restful, even the birds sound happy to be in West Stafford. Breakfasts were... More

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We stayed at Longbarn House for 2 nights and it was lovely. Perfectly located to visit Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door (as we did). We also went to Dorchester and Weymouth, all in easy reach. Anya and her family were very friendly and we felt like we were staying with friends. Our room was cosy, clean and had lovely furnishings.... More

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mswire, Owner at Longbarn House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review Carolyn, you were both the perfect house guests, do come and see us again soon and thanks you for the helpful shopping diversion! The rugs look great :) More

Bournemouth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

I stayed with Anya and Mark last weekend as I was attending a Horse event at Kingston Maurward. It was a last minute stay but they were able to accommodate for me perfectly. The couple were welcoming, easy-going and I felt really at home. The room I stayed in was cosy and very clean and I enjoyed a delicious breakfast... More

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mswire, Owner at Longbarn House, responded to this review

Thank you Ellen, it was lovely to have you stay. Come and see us agin soon Anya More

Leicester, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

stayed with Mark and Anya in April, for a friends birthday celebration, rooms are to a very high standard and very comfortable.Excellent breakfast, nothing was too much trouble, very welcoming atmosphere..All in all, fabulous weekend, home from home accommodation. Would definitely return, and sample Anja"s and Marks excellent hospitality again. Thank you both. Phil & Lisa Lane.

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mswire, Owner at Longbarn House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. We are glad you had a great time. Hopefully see you all again when Darren has another big bash :) Regards Anya More

London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2011 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights in October and Anya and her family could not have been more welcoming. Our room and en suite were thoughtfully decorated and spotlessly clean. We felt unhurried and very at home; it was like staying with friends.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2011

You have to wonder whether reviewer BrianH_10 could be happy anywhere. This was our second stay here (fast becoming an annual event). No complaints whatsoever. Rooms are to a high standard and beautifully done-up. Anja and Mark treat you like one of the family. A really relaxed and pleasant atmosphere. Great breakfast, wonderful night's sleep. Price perfectly acceptable. All in... More

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London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2011

We found this little B&B on Google maps and when we read the rave reviews here on Tripadvisor we just had to stay. We were not disappointed. We were staying for a friend’s wedding and even though Mark & Anya were not officially open till next month they were very kind and allowed us to stay. The rooms are not... More

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Warrington, United Kingdom
2 reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2010

In a very peaceful location in the heart of Hardy country & close to other Dorset attractions. Self contained small bedrooms,very clean& tidy & made very welcome . Great breakfasts with choice provided . All in all a very relaxing place to stay at reasonable cost & hope to visit again when next in area.

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Calne, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2010

We (self & wife and a friend, all seasoned B&B users) must have caught Anya at a bad time if other reviewers are to be believed!! We were booked in for three nights to celebrate a 65th birthday, and had telephoned during the first afternoon to tell Anya roughly what time we expected to arrive, but we were welcomed by... More

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mswire, Owner at Longbarn House, responded to this review

We are sorry Mr & Mrs H did not have the experience they were expecting from us during their stay. As noted on all our advertising material we are a family run B&B running two rooms from our family home and make no mention of a lounge area being available (rooms do have a chair in each). As a family... More

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Address: Barton Mews | West Stafford, Dorchester DT2 8UB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Dorchester
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Longbarn House Dorchester, Dorset

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Welcome to Longbarn House Bed & Breakfast, ideally situated in the heart of Hardy country, West Dorset, close to the Jurassic Coast and just 2 miles from Dorchester. Mark and Anya invite you to stay in their family home, Longbarn House, in West Stafford and offer a warm and relaxed atmosphere for all their guests (including children and dogs). ... more   less 
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