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Cheap Hotels in Blandford Forum

Blandford Road Shillingstone
4.5 Miles from the centre
per night from £75
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Bournemouth Road
2.1 Miles from the centre

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Tarrant Monkton
3.8 Miles from the centre

Serving homemade ice cream and real ales, The Langton Arms has a traditional pub restaurant. The inn is set in a 17th-century thatched house, in the picturesque Dorset village of Tarrant Monkton. The elegant bedrooms at The Langton are situated in a rustic outbuilding, surrounding a pretty courtyard. Each room has a private entrance, a TV and a modern bathroom with free toiletries. The Langton Arms Restaurant has free Wi-Fi, and serves a modern British menu featuring quality local produce. The delicious cooked breakfasts include homemade bread, and are served in the conservatory. With a scenic location in the Tarrant Valley, The Langton Arms is a 10-minute drive from Blanford Forum. The beautiful New Forest is a 30-minute drive away, and Poole is a 25-minute drive.

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per night from £120
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True Lovers Knot - Inn Hotel

Tarrant Keyneston
3.1 Miles from the centre
per night from £65
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The Talbot Hotel

Iwerne Minster
4.8 Miles from the centre
per night from £75
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Hilltop Barn Hotel

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Hilltop Barn, Winterborne Zelston
5.6 Miles from the centre

In the picturesque village of Winterborne Zelston, Hilltop Barn offers bed and breakfast accommodation with free WiFi and free parking. It is surrounded by farmland, and offers beautiful views over the Purbeck Hills. The charming rooms retain traditional features like timber framing and exposed brick walls. Each also comes with facilities for making tea and coffee, and a flat-screen TV with a DVD player. Breakfast is provided each morning, and there is a range of options to choose from. Outdoor seating is available on the terrace, and there is also a library for guests to use. Situated just off the A31, between Sturminster Marshall and Bere Regis, Hilltop Barn is a 20-minute drive from Poole.

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per night from £100
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Hotels in Blandford Forum

Set in green and relaxed Dorset, Blandford Forum is known for its examples of Georgian architecture. It's the perfect getaway for a more serene and calming pace of life. The market town is cradled by the River Stour as it flows through the county.

The lodges and Blandford Forum hotels are a taster of relaxed country living. There are several Victorian B&Bs, still with period furnishings, as well as pub-hotels for all-inclusive stays.

The history of Blandford Forum

A fire in 1731 meant that the whole town centre was rebuilt. The influences of the Georgian period can be seen in the pretty town houses and the parish church. More recent Victorian architecture is also visible, primarily inside and behind the original Georgian facades.

The Anglican church – St Peter & St Paul – is topped with a cupola, a small dome-like structure which allows light and air in. It still includes its original galleries, pulpit, font and pews.

At the Blandford town museum, you can see artefacts from both the town and surrounding villages. Special talks are held on the first Thursday of every month. Fashion exhibits can also be seen at Lime Tree House, with activities for all the family.

Food and drink

‘Forum' is the old Latin for ‘market', and the town certainly isn't short of things to sample. The Saturday market is joined by large chain supermarkets, so you can always pick up supplies and essentials.

The Namaste Nepalese restaurant's owners are retired Ghurkhas – enjoy their warm welcome and filling dishes. It's just one of the many different cuisines represented in town. Alongside Chinese, Italian and Indian, you can also find Mexican-style food at Café SoBa.

Badger Brewery makes local beers known across the UK, such as Tanglefoot and Fursty Ferret. You can take the brewery tour at the Hall and Woodhouse Visitors Centre. Tour prices include a coffee at the start and a beer or soft drink at the end.

Things to see and do

Catch a show at The Corn Exchange arts centre. It hosts plays and exhibitions, and can be hired out for a celebration or conference.

The Great Dorset Steam Fair is held near to Blandford Forum, in Tarrant Hinton. It includes a music festival and live demonstrations of steam locomotives. The fair has been featured on Countryfile, and attracts a wide variety of people each September.

Frequently asked questions about Hotels in Blandford Forum

What are the best hotels to stay in Blandford Forum?

According to our booking data, the most booked hotels in Blandford Forum are The Willows, The Langton Arms and The Charlton Inn.

What are the most convenient hotel rates in Blandford Forum?

The lowest price for a double room in Blandford Forum is £75.

What hotels are in the central Blandford Forum neighborhood?

If you want to stay near the center of Blandford Forum, you can consider staying at The Charlton Inn, The Langton Arms and The Willows.

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