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The Orchard


Holme For Gardens
West Holme Farm
West Holme
BH20 6AQ

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The Orchard



TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
    • Service
      4.5 of 5 stars
    • Value
      4 of 5 stars
    • Food
      4.5 of 5 stars
    • Atmosphere
      4.5 of 5 stars
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    Recent Reviews:

    • KevinGlynMoore
      Bournemouth, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Coffee and brunch with cycling club
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 24th February 2019
      It’s getting more difficult to just rock up at busy times as so many of th e tables are pre booked. The counter service can be slow and the coffee isn’t the greatest. That said the surroundings are... Read full review
    • LAW64
      Trip Type:
      Useful location
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 22nd April 2019
      This is a lovely venue if you are visiting the local attractions - we went here for lunch after visiting Durdle Door and then went on to the Ape rescue centre. The garden centre is very nice and has... Read full review
    • Mike M
      Poole, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Lovely location
      4 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 22nd June 2019
      Sit inside or outside around a pond. Good choice of food, snacks and teas. Average prices. Pleasant atmosphere. Area for you to eat your own food if required. Read full review


    • Regional and MiscellaneousFood Hygiene Rating - 5 Food Hygiene Rating - 5 2017

    Map & Directions

    Road Directions

    Follow the A352 west of Wareham towards Dorchester. After 2 miles turn left onto the B3070. Holme for Gardens is half a mile of the left.

    Public Transport Directions

    To plan your journey using public transport, contact Traveline on 0871 200 2233 or visit their website: From 1st January 2019, calls cost 12p per minute plus your phone company's access charge.



    • All areas accessible to disabled visitors
    • Contrast markings on glass doors and full-height windows
    • Designated parking provided for guests with disabilities
    • Guide dogs permitted
    • Handrail by steps
    • Ramp to main entrance
    • Toilets for disabled visitors


    • Bar
    • Cater for vegetarians
    • Licensed
    • Locally sourced produce - some grown on their farm.
    • Serve afternoon tea
    • Serve breakfast
    • Serve lunch

    Children & Infants

    • Accept children all ages
    • Highchair

    Establishment Features

    • Al Fresco Dining - Seating outside
    • Available for wedding receptions
    • Exclusive hire of restaurant
    • Garden/patio for guests' use
    • Groups accepted - pre-booking required
    • Licenced for alcohol
    • Live Music
    • Number of covers - 68 inside, 40 outside
    • Open All Year

    Key Features

    • In countryside

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking

    Payment Methods

    • MasterCard accepted
    • Visa accepted

    Travel & Trade

    • Wi-fi available

    Opening Times

    2019 Opening (1 January 2019 - 31 December 2019)
    Monday - Sunday09:30 - 17:00*
    Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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