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3.5 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Hilltop Barn | Near Blandford Forum, Winterborne Zelston, Blandford Forum DT11 9EU, England
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
15 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed for one night at this delightful idyll while attending a wedding locally. From the moment we booked Bill and Shan extended their warm hospitality; phoning to see we were ok when we were late due to very heavy traffic and even giving our party a welcome lift to the wedding venue! Hilltop Barn sits beautifully in the lovely little... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Having decided to visit the area for a few days, happened upon Hilltop Barn and were pleased with what we read on their website and the endorsements on tripadvisor. What more can we add, beautiful location, magnificent converted barn, large bedroom with very comfy bed and pillows. Enjoyed the jacuzzi bath in our en suite, would have preferred a more... More

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Rustington, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What can i say that hasnt already been said in all the other reviews? wonderfull hosts, lovely and clean bedrooms, great location, close to monkey work and the tank museum, lovely country pubs in walking distance. The only thing my partner mentioned was if all rooms are booked and each one has a car then parking is quite tight. Would... More

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Droitwich, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

What a perfect weekend we had, staying overnight at Hilltop Barn. The village has to be one of the most beautiful in England, and the accommodation was excellent. Breakfast was one of the best, the other guests were charming, and the owner even dropped all four of us off the next morning to collect our vehicles (where we had left... More

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Newton Abbot, Devon
20 reviews 20 reviews
9 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We visited Hilltop Barn two years ago, and was concerned that going back might be a mistake, as sometimes things are never so good the second time around. We need not have worried. Bill & Shan are wonderful hosts who go that extra mile to ensure that everything is comfortable for their guests. Nothing is too much trouble. The standard... More

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Top Contributor
182 reviews 182 reviews
44 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014 via mobile

Excellent B&B. Very high quality room with lots of extras, and the building is full of character. Host very friendly and eager to help with restaurant suggestions and local pub is easy walking distance. Great breakfast to get you started for the day and good to meet and chat with other guests. Good location for visiting Wareham, Corfe Castle, Swanage,... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Spent three nights at the beginning of May, what a lovely place, beautiful location, room with windows on three sides with great views and personal touches like bath robes, and full size bottles of toiletreis not fiddly little things. Bill & Shan could not do enough for us and were genuinely nice people. The breakfast were fabulous with loads of... More

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Neath, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014 via mobile

100 % perfect from the welcome to the room and breakfast. Nothing was to much trouble. Never stayed in such a well turned out establishment as this and would certainly recommend this B and B to all. Well done and thankyou for a wonderful stay will definitely be returning

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

We have just arrived back from a lovely couple of days in Dorset. Hilltop Barn was everything we wanted and more. Beautiful location, warm welcome and lovely room. Bill and Shan are the perfect hosts and really made our stay special. Breakfast was a feast which set us up for a good day of site seeing. The location to all... More

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Munich, Germany
16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

This was a lovely getaway trip in a very lovely location, and a very well kept bed and breakfast with personal touch and loving care by the owners. The owners were extremely customer oriented and friendly, and the house is a jewel. The breakfast was a wonderful choice and amongst fresh fruit plates, juices and a great selection of eggs... More

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Address: Hilltop Barn | Near Blandford Forum, Winterborne Zelston, Blandford Forum DT11 9EU, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Blandford Forum > Winterborne Zelston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hilltop Barn 3.5*
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Hilltop Barn is situated in the picturesque village of Winterborne Zelston just 1/4 mile from the A31 between Wimborne Minster and Bere Regis.Peacefully located on the edge of the village with outstanding views of the Dorset countryside. An ideal location for exploring “Hardy Country”, Rural Dorset and the World Heritage Jurassic Coast. Hilltop Barn offers luxury en-suite accommodation in an imaginatively conceived barn conversion, retaining much of its original character, a wealth of beams and rustic charm. Each bedroom is individually designed and where possible incorporates the original features of the Barn. ... more   less 
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