Orchardleigh B&B is on the edge of the charming, rural hamlet of Stowell on the North Dorset/Somerset border. Stowell is surrounded by rolling hills and open fields and provides a large range of public and bridle paths, fantastic hills, spectacular views and a variety of walks from the door step! The King's Arms and The Queens Head at Corton Denham are situated in the immediate vicinity of the village of Charlton, with its 17th century church and excellent village shops.
What are the rooms and facilities on offer at Orchardleigh Bed & Breakfast?
There are three double suites. Orchardleigh. One bedroom has its own en-suite shower room while the other two bedrooms share a bathroom and are therefore these can only be booked by guests who are happy to share a bathroom. There is also a large attic room with two twin beds and a day bed. Every bedroom has stylish décor with fresh flowers from the garden throughout the summer – you will get a home away from home feel and sense of relaxation as soon as you walk through the door. The beds, which are extremely comfortable, all have crisp white Egyptian cotton sheets and plump feather duvets and pillows
What can guests enjoy when staying in the Sherborne area?
Stowell is surrounded by rolling hills and open farmland and offers wonderful walking country with a wide choice of public and bridle paths, fabulous rolling hills, breathtaking views and a choice of walks from the front door. North Dorset has so much to offer, whether it is a riding or walking holiday, visiting one of Dorset's many National Trust Gardens or day trips to the historical and beautiful market town of Sherborne with its Castle and beautiful Abbey. The breathtaking World Heritage Site of the Jurassic Coast and home to Thomas Hardy is a scenic hours' drive away. There is something for everyone and so much to explore.
Where can guests enjoy food and drink?
From Orchardleigh you are truly spoilt for local pubs and restaurants offering good, gourmet food with their open log fires and delicious food, a great selection is within a 5-mile radius with the closest being a short 20-minute walk away.