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4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Whitecliff Mill St, Blandford Forum DT11 7BP, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well what can we say fantastic place ,Gerry and Pat were lovely host made use feel very welcome in there home the rooms were very lovely clean fresh very comfortable breakfast was excellent nothing to much trouble we will be staying again and again next time in Dorset xxxx

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Heswall, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although I only stayed for 1 night on business, I have determined to stay again if ever in the area. In common with other reviews, I have the highest praise for the owners, Pat and Gerry. From arrival to departure they were friendly, obliging, helpful, informative and did everything possible to help me settle in, with minimum fuss and maximum... More

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Hereford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We spent 5 nights B & B at Portman Lodge with Par & Gerry the most welcoming of hosts. We were well looked after in very comfortable rooms, excellent breakfasts, with Portman Lodge located close to many places of interest in beautiful Dorset including of course Blandford Forum. Hope to return sometime in the future as Pat & Gerry make... More

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Benfleet, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We have just come back from a two-night stay at the Portman Lodge. I chose it because it was very conveniently close to family in Dorset, and what an excellent choice. From now on, no more trawling the Internet for somewhere to stay -- this will be the place! Pat and Gerry are the perfect hosts. As soon as we... More

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Azle, Texas
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85 reviews 85 reviews
32 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

My wife's maiden name is Blandford, although extensive searching by her aunts/uncles has failed to find a direct link to Blandford Forum. So we just went to visit what the guidebook said was a "cute Edwardian town". Fortunately, we booked our B&B with Pat and Gerry Judd at Portman Lodge. We alluded to the story, and they were off planning... More

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London, United Kingdom
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67 hotel reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

We stayed here for a friend's wedding and found Pat and Gerry most welcoming, always happy to help with a smile. The room was very clean and in good condition, breakfast was generous and it's only a short walk downhill to the town centre. Also, unlike some of the other places here, you aren't forced into a minimum two night... More

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Leeds
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013 via mobile

We spent four days at Portman Lodge whilst visiting family. Pat and Gerry are wonderful hosts who put themselves out to ensure your stay is pleasurable in their lovely home. The superb breakfasts were enjoyed by all including 91 yr old Mum who was well catered for Thank you for an enjoyable stay, we shall certainly visit again when in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013 via mobile

We were looking to stay in Blandford Forum for one night, with our two Golden Retrievers as we were visiting Bournemouth Championship dog show, and found Portman Lodge to be the best B & B we have ever been to. A very clean and tidy room with modern bathroom en suite, brilliant hosts and ten minutes walk to the town.... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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17 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

We stayed at Portman Lodge when attending a friend's 'milestone' birthday party recently in Blandford Forum. The rooms are beautifully furnished and the bathroom was spacious and modern, with a wonderful walk in shower ... this is not your average B&B. Gerry and Pat make the whole experience one to remember and as others have commented the breakfast (particularly after... More

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Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

Pat, Gerry and Lizzy gave us such a warm welcome. We could not fault the service, the room, the cleanliness or the breakfast.Great nights sleep due to the quality of the beds. Great value for money. Highly recommended.

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Address: Whitecliff Mill St, Blandford Forum DT11 7BP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Blandford Forum
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Portman Lodge 4*
Also Known As:
Portman Lodge Blandford Forum, Dorset

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Portman Lodge is an elegant Victorian house in the pretty Georgian market town of Blandford Forum in the north of the county of Dorset. The house is only 5 minutes walking time from the town centre but has the advantage of being quiet and relaxing. All rooms are fully en suite and individually decorated. ... more   less 
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