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Top Blandford Forum Historic Hotels

Wynyard B&B
Thornicombe Hill, Blandford Forum, England
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5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
A Hidden Gem!

"What a peach of a B&B! My heavily pregnant partner and I were visiting friends nearby and booked for the 1 night, and I have to say it was one heck of a night. Jacqui our host gave us a warm welcome to her gorgeous modern house that sits down a private lane in a meadow, with her small farm house ..."…"

Reviewed on 16 May 2011

Wynyard B&B
Heathcote House
3 out of 5
Milborne St Andrew, Blandford Forum, England
The price is £120 per night from 6 Nov to 7 Nov
5/5Exceptional! (51 reviews)

"The very best possible experiencev"…"

Reviewed on 19 Aug 2019

Heathcote House
Hambro Arms
4 out of 5
The Street, Milton Abbas, Blandford Forum, England
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The price is £100 per night from 24 Oct to 25 Oct
4.4/5Wonderful! (77 reviews)

"Great location in a village full of character, good food, pleasant staff, nice bedroom overlooking the main village street. The incredible MIlton Abbey is only 5 minutes drive away."…"

Reviewed on 19 Sep 2020

Hambro Arms

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The Langton Arms
4 out of 5
Tarrant Monkton, Dorset, Blandford Forum, England
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4.4/5Excellent! (20 reviews)

"A lovelly pub set in a pretty Dorset village where we overnighted enroute to a further Dorset location. Comfortable large rooms, good food from the restaurant and friendly staff. I'd happily stay here again.."…"

Reviewed on 27 Oct 2019

The Langton Arms
The Talbot
3 out of 5
Blandford Road, Iwerne Minster, Blandford Forum, England
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The price is £54 per night from 2 Nov to 3 Nov
4.3/5Excellent! (145 reviews)

"Loved the history of the place. And the service was very good & the dog very friendly! :-)"…"

Reviewed on 22 Sep 2020

The Talbot
The Charlton Inn
4 out of 5
Bournemouth Road, Blandford Forum, England
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The price is £75 per night from 24 Oct to 25 Oct
3.8/5Good! (148 reviews)

"This is one of the sweetest places i have stayed .. especially during covid. Food was fantastin in pub a great menu. Would definately stay again and recomend it"…"

Reviewed on 20 Sep 2020

The Charlton Inn
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Your Guide to Historic Hotels in Blandford Forum

When you take a Blandford Forum getaway, it's easy to decide on a chain you are familiar with, or a modern hotel. You may be used to your accommodation having all the necessary conveniences. But sometimes opting to stay in a more distinguished hotel can enhance your stay. Staying in a Blandford Forum historic hotel allows you to still have a fully-furnished room and one with lots of character. Furthermore, it allows you to immerse yourself in Blandford Forum's history.

Old-World Charm, New World Amenities

A visit to one of these Blandford Forum traditional hotels can transport you to a bygone period as soon as you pass through the lobby. From Victorian-style architecture to some of the oldest hotels in Blandford Forum infused with a rich past, these surroundings will make you may begin to wonder whether you are a time traveller, or a tourist. Luckily, you won't have to live completely in the past. While these accommodations are older, they have modern amenities to help you take it easy during your stay. You will notice rooms furnished with a cosy bed, lots of character, and just about anything else you'll want for a wonderful stay.

After you've spent time admiring your historic hotel, you can visit the art museums and renowned landmarks to take in more of the area's culture. Blandford Forum boasts 3 museums. With places such as the Royal Signals Museum, Blandford Town Museum, and the Cavalcade of Costume you will have enough to see and do during your stay. If you need more sights to see Blandford Forum, feel free peruse through our review section. You'll find advice about where to go and what to see in this region.

Book Your Blandford Forum Historic Hotel Today

Blandford Forum has 8 vintage hotels that possess the look and feel of another era. Some of these lodgings are where notable writers may have stayed. You are sure to find an accommodation with all the in-room amenities as well as the old-world charm you desire. If you are wanting to stay in one of these Blandford Forum vintage hotels, book soon, or you may miss your chance on one of these unique accommodations.

Frequently asked questions

What should I expect on my historical trip to Blandford Forum?
You’re likely already making plans to see the sights of historical relevance during your trip to Blandford Forum. You can check out the countryside and gardens during your visit. During your stay in this quaint area, you can also relish a trip to the bars.
Where's the best place to stay in Blandford Forum to learn about local history?
Based on our travel expertise, Hambro Arms is a top 4-star inn for history seekers booking on Expedia, and it offers a restaurant and free WiFi. A couple of other options close to historic sites include Heathcote House and The Talbot.
How many historical hotels are located in Blandford Forum?
In Blandford Forum, you’ll find 137 hotels and other lodging options bookable on Expedia, including 5 historic hotels or hotels close to historic sites.
What are the most important historical places and other sights in Blandford Forum?
Favourite places to visit include Ashley Wood Golf Club, Cranborne Chase and the West Wiltshire Downs and Dorset Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Additionally, in the area, you’ll find Poole Harbour and Corfe Castle.
What is a historic hotel like in Blandford Forum?
Guests who book a historic hotel can enjoy a holiday someplace that has an official historic designation. A stately home, palace or even a lodge, old police station or skyscraper can be transformed into a historic hotel provided that it’s a place of special interest. Traditional architecture and period features can be admired in the guestrooms or communal spaces of such hotels in Blandford Forum, bringing the history to life.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
“Heritage hotel” is a term often used in Asia and Europe, wheareas the term “historic hotel” is more commonly used in the U.S. but overall the terms are quite similar. The architecture and building of a historic hotel tends to be what’s most significant. For a heritage hotel, it’s often the cultural value and how it inspired the community.
Do historic hotels in Blandford Forum have modern facilities?
Hotels include modern conveniences and safety features you might expect, though efforts have been made to preserve historic facades and treasured traditions. Smart TVs, WiFi, updated bathroom facilities and the amenities found in a hotel should be available at a historic hotel. Rest assured that when you select a historic hotel in Blandford Forum, you won’t be staying at a place that’s uncomfortable for guests or simply rundown.

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