Where To Stay in Blandford

Choose Blandford Forum or the surrounding villages as your base when you visit Dorset and you will be perfectly placed for accessing some of the most beautiful countryside of the county, much of which is designated as an area of outstanding natural beauty.

Whether you prefer a cosy cottage or a campsite in the countryside you will find plenty of choice on offer.

Farm stays

The countryside retreat Luccombe Farm Holiday Cottages are set in Georgian barn conversions and nestled in a hidden valley within 650 acres of downland.

Luccombe Farm has the added luxury of a heated indoor swimming pool, fitness centre and sauna to help you relax during your stay. Families of all ages will remember the experience of feeding the donkeys, ducks, sheep and alpacas.

Gorse Farm House in the nearby village of Sturminster Newton offers B&B accommodation in a secluded rural location.

Come together with friends or family and unwind in the luxurious lodges or cosy cabins of Loose Reins, the perfect country escape. Luxury glamping with comfortable beds and large bathrooms.  Loose Reigns also offers trail riding following the trails of the Wessex Ridgeway. Or just put your feet up and toast marshmallows on the fire.

Great for all the family

Enjoy all the delights of Dorset from Ellwood Cottages, perfect rural retreat, in an Area Of Outstanding Natural Beauty, where comfort and relaxation are top priorities. Discover the breathtaking beauty of Dorset’s countryside.

Stay in superbly equipped and tastefully furnished cottages each named after Dorset literary figures, Hardy, Barnes and Blyton. The cottages are in a courtyard setting in lovingly restored single storey former farm buildings full of character and charm. Ellwood Cottages have not steps and have been designed with easy access for all in mind. Why not see if these self catering cottages would be suitable for your stay in Dorset by checking the accessibility information on their website. 

Be our guest

Bed and breakfast breaks are offered at Portman Lodge an elegant Victorian house which is situated close to the centre of Blandford Forum but with the ambience of a country residence.

Browse the properties below and book your break or holiday now and start looking forward to discovering Dorset.

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