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The South Hotels

The Alders

  • Off B3145 Map It
  • Sandford Orcas

Pros

  • Peaceful setting
  • Hospitable owners

Cons

  • A bit remote
  • Nothing to do in evening

Updated 05/28/2014

Fodor's Review

In a secluded stone house, this homey B&B with a walled garden opposite a 13th-century church is in a quiet, unspoiled village 3 miles north of Sherborne. The guests' lounge has an inglenook fireplace, the comfortable bedrooms are cheerfully decorated, and watercolors and sleek pottery created by the owner are on display throughout. A traditional breakfast, which features homemade jam, is served at a farmhouse table in the wood-paneled dining room. Nearby pubs provide evening meals.

Hotel Information

Address:

Off B3145, Sandford Orcas, DT9 4SB, England

Map It

Phone:

01963-220666

Hotel Details:

  • No credit cards
  • 3 rooms
  • Rate includes Breakfast

Updated 05/28/2014

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