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Turnstones Bed and Breakfast

6 Ventnor Road | Fortuneswell, DT5 1JE, England
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Turnstones Bed and Breakfast
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • 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
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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Turnstones (Ian and Janet) is an exceptional B&B. Very warm welcome, extremely comfortable rooms with great en-suite shower etc. Breakfasts great and so nice just feels like home. 5* in our opinion. Well worth a visit when in Weymouth or Portland.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Our recent stay at Turnstones B&B was not the first - this is our fourth year of coming to Janet and Ian's wonderful bed and breakfast. The en-suite rooms, either with sea view or garden view, are spotless, elegant and peaceful, with crisp clean linen and cosy beds. We always sleep well here. Janet and Ian are charming and helpful,... More

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Fergus, Ontario
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our one-night stay at this tasteful and comfortable b and b. We were made to feel like guests, not customers. The bedroom and ensuite were spotless. The owners were helpful, friendly and accommodating, and they prepared a delicious breakfast. We would certainly return!

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Bracknell
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Thanks to excellent previous reviews, we chose Turnstones for a one night stay in Portland, and received a warm welcome from Janet and Ian. Our room was lovely and the thoughtful use of colours and textures made it not only stylish, but also comfortable and restful. We even had a surprise sea view from the bed no less, and watched... More

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Hod Hasharon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

We found Turnstones B&B on Tripadvisor and loved it. The house is a small Victorian three storey (Lots of steep and narrow stairs....Plan to leave most of your luggage in the car!!) home with three (I think) rooms. Our room was large, very clean, well appointed and had a nice view of Chesil Beach and the bay beyond it. The... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013 via mobile

Stayed here for a work conference and had a lovely time. Wish I could have stayed for leisure instead! Lovely cooked breakfast and great coffee. The room was much nicer than I was expecting considering other properties nearby for similar price. Beautiful view from my window. Owners were lovely and welcoming. Highly recommended and I would be back here like... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

Found this lovely B&B through Tripadvisor and everything said on the reviews is so true. A warm welcome received from Janet when we arrived and the third floor room was perfect with views of Chesil Beach. A choice of breakfast, cereal, cooked and fruit. Janet and Ian, and guests, are so friendly with all the information and tips you will... More

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Stockport, United Kingdom
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

Friendly, thoughtful hosts, a pretty, immaculate three-storey Victorian house with stunning views, delightful bedrooms and Janet's fab breakfasts all add up to one of the best b&bs ever. We certainly hope to return.

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Weymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013 via mobile

We spent 3 nights at Turnstones,lovely, the room was serene, We needed a place with a calming effect, this was it. Wonderful quality bed, tasteful pastel decor, super shower, perfect breakfast, and welcoming hosts . Highly reccomended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013 via mobile

Jan and Ian are clearly passionate to make your stay in Portland one to remember and want to return to. They are friendly, caring and will help in anyway they can. The place was spotless and in perfect working order. The breakfasts were also delicious with lots to choose from. We will be back and will recommend to others.

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Address: 6 Ventnor Road | Fortuneswell, DT5 1JE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Isle of Portland
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Turnstones Bed And Breakfast Isle Of Portland, Dorset

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Turnstones is an elegant Victorian house on Dorset's stunning Jurassic coast providing first class bed and breakfast accommodation. A stone's throw from Chesil Beach, a few minutes walk to the Olympic sailing site and the National Sailing Academy or a short drive to The Fleet Lagoon and Portland Bill - an ideal base for every kind of leisure pursuit, from sailing, wind and kite surfing, diving, and climbing, to bird watching, walking, photography, and painting. ... more   less 
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