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The Old Farriers
The Old Farriers, Abbey Close, (rear of Squires), High Street,, Shaftesbury, SP7 8JE – Show map
Excellent location – rated 9.2/10! (score from 31 reviews)
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Grounds, Sun Deck
Food & Drink
Special Diet Meals (upon request)
Free! Free public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not possible).
Packed Lunches, Baggage Storage
Non-smoking Rooms, Heating, All Spaces Non-Smoking (public and private)
4:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Until 11:00 AM
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Children and Extra Beds
Children older than 12 years are welcome.
One child from 12 to 16 years is charged GBP 20 per night in an extra bed.
One adult is charged GBP 35 per night in an extra bed.
The maximum number of extra beds in a room is 1.
Any type of extra bed or crib is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management.
Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
Pets are not allowed.
This property only accepts cash payments.
Based on 31 reviews
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Beautiful location. Very welcoming. Good breakfast. Convenient to sites.
Access difficult with luggage. No close parking.
Dorothy is very hospitable and the facilities were clean and comfortable. Great breakfasts, a stunning view of the Blackmore Vale, a town centre location but quiet and relaxing stay.
Great hospitality from a lovely host. Excellent breakfast. Lovely home made cakes provided free. Fantastic location and views!
the whole experience was wonderful , my sister and I came back to see family . The location is fabulous only 2 mins from Gold Hill , the bedroom/shower room is also fabulous , bed really comfortable . Dotti perfect host .Bedfast delicious . Hopefully will be back really soon .
nothing - maybe the sun didn't shine enough!
View was wonderful, accommodation well kept and tastefully decorated. Comfortable bed, excellent breakfast and good host.
Some people may miss having a TV, but this didn't bother us.
A beautiful home with 2 rooms giving lovely accommodation and an excellent breakfast on the terrace. You could just sit and look at that view. Dorothy was the perfect hostess so I would highly recommend The Farriers.
Nothing - honestly!
Location, facilities, breakfast, views, landlady.
everything. Right from the start Dorothy made us feel welcome and the room was lovely. nothing was too much trouble.
the fact we were there only two nights
Friendly welcome Superb breakfasts Beautiful views
Nothing we did not like
The location; stunning views. The host; Dorothy made sure we were well looked after. The local pub; more good views, good beer and good food.
Well the weather wasn't brilliant but that was possibly beyond Dorothy's control!
Bit hard to find, but once there....excellent venue, friendly hostess, superb breakfast
Sarah was a lovely host who cooked a great restaurant quality breakfast. She left us to our own (and the place is really well set up for doing your own thing). Great place to stay, especially if you're looking for somewhere scenic to stay before heading to Gatwick.
A cozy and comfortable room with a great terrace with amazing view over the Dorset countryside. Even the possibility for a full fresh English breakfast on the terrace in the sun (weather allowing)
We liked its central position and the beautiful view from the rooms. Excellent breakfast and friendly, very pleasant owner.
The very dark approach to the property which we would have been unhappy about if alone. More lighting in the area would have helped.
The room was excellent - bedding, toiletrie, towels, wifi, warmth of room . The cup of tea on arrival was most welcome and the breakfast was very tasty
Very thin walls - we could hear the people staying in the other room snoring and in the bathroom !
very cosy/great service/lovely breakfast
lovely deep bath but no shower no tv in room........good job i had my IPad
Dorothy was very welcoming. The room was warm and comfy bed. Fantastic breakfast!
Not much room for luggage
really nice place, very friendly staff, beautiful view and it is in a couple of minutes walk from restaurants, cafe, take aways, 2 minutes to the bus stop. I would like to come again!
Dorothy was very welcoming she made our stay so comfortable I wud recomend to anyone
All in all a very pleasant place to stay right in the center of Shaftesbury, with excellent attitude and service from the owner.
The room was very attractive and comfortable, the view from the room and dining area was spectacular and the hostess was very friendly and welcoming.
The television reception was fine, but the choice of channels was very limited.
Welcome, Flexibility, Location, Facilities.
No obvious info relating to availability or access to WiFi.
A very warm welcome, fabulous location, and exceedingly comfortable. It was a shame we only had one night. Highly recommend.
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