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The Old Farriers

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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good11%
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  • 19 Jul 2016
    “Great location! Excellent Service!”
  • 9 Oct 2014
    “Pretty, peaceful, central¬”
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The Old Farriers High Street Abbey Close, Shaftesbury SP7 8JE England See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
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Description
The most central of locations and a stones throw from Gold Hill, this beautifully restored farriers barn can be found through a coaching arch to the rear of the High Street. Unusual and tranquil setting with far More reaching views. Comfortable rooms with en-suite and private bathroom with double doors to veranda and garden. Delicious breakfasts prepared by Cordon Bleu cook using locally farmed produce. Discount for three nights or more. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
2
Price range
US$65 - US$118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Shaftesbury
Location
Full view
78Somewhat walkable
Grade: 78 out of 100
34Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
9Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Great location both for rooms and food. We have stayed here several times and enjoyed the company of Dorothy. Fantastic view upon the valey. This is a perfect place to start a walk aroind town, a a very good central location to see everything in...More

1  Thank mngrigore
Reviewed 10 October 2014

We were 2 couples so the adjoining rooms with their own entrances were very convenient. Nicely furnished and beautifully clean, the views were gorgeous. Excellent full English breakfast with a very friendly landlady who made us welcome. Fresh milk and biscuits awaited us in our...More

1  Thank ChrissyCardiffUK
Reviewed 17 August 2014

I recently spent two nights at The Old Farriers. It was a lovely place to stay - a well appointed room with an excellent view. Breakfast was very good and I can recommend it to others looking for fair priced accommodation in this attractive Dorset...More

1  Thank Gill C
Reviewed 6 July 2014

The Old Farriers is a great place to relax. Everything was excellent right from the start when Dorothy greeted us with warm fresh scones to breakfast both mornings on the terrace. the views were to die for and the room so comfortable, the only down...More

Thank dinksnanausa
Reviewed 14 June 2014

If you are looking for a relaxing and restful break then The Old Farriers is the B&B to book. Very comfortable room with outstanding views over the beautiful Dorset countryside. Dorothy greeted us with delicious scones and a welcoming pot of tea. The breakfast was...More

Thank MikePthfc
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"A small b&b so no room choice recommendations really. It's a quaint, rural home yet close to the..."
ChrissyCardiffUK
9 Oct 2014
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"Request the king size room if it is available."
MikePthfc
13 Jun 2014
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"left hand room"
282graemer
20 May 2014
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"go for the super king room you won't regret it"
301jamesf
28 Nov 2013
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