The Museum Inn

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Terrace/patio
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Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, down duvets
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, down duvets

Overview of The Museum Inn

The Museum Inn

4.0 star property

4.7/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Social distancing
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
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Farnham, Blandford Forum, England, DT11 8DE

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationLarmer Tree Gardens6 min drive
  • Popular LocationCranborne Chase and the West Wiltshire Downs10 min drive
  • Popular LocationAshley Wood Golf Club14 min drive
  • AirportSouthampton (SOU)51 min drive

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About this area

Blandford Forum

Located in Blandford Forum, The Museum Inn is in a rural area. Shaftesbury Abbey Museum and Garden and Edmondsham House and Gardens are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at New Forest National Park and Cranborne Chase and the West Wiltshire Downs. Larmer Tree Gardens and Wimborne Model Town are also worth visiting.

What's nearby

  • Larmer Tree Gardens - 6 min drive
  • Cranborne Chase and the West Wiltshire Downs - 10 min drive
  • Ashley Wood Golf Club - 14 min drive
  • Edmondsham House and Gardens - 15 min drive
  • Wardour Castle - 32 min drive

Getting around

  • Tisbury Station - 25 min drive
  • Southampton (SOU) - 51 min drive

Restaurants

  • Cashmoor Inn - 5 min drive
  • King John Inn - 7 min drive
  • The Roebuck Inn - 9 min drive
  • The Anvil Inn - 9 min drive
  • Lay-by food van - 11 min drive

About this property

The Museum Inn

4-star hotel with restaurant and bar/lounge
This hotel features a restaurant, a bar/lounge and a snack bar/deli. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, concierge services, a library and free newspapers are on-site.
The Museum Inn offers 8 accommodations with complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets, down duvets and premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, designer toiletries, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

This Blandford Forum hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Hypo-allergenic bedding and an iron/ironing board can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Electric car charging station on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 8:00 AM–9:30 AM: GBP 15 for adults and GBP 15 for children
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Family friendly

  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Library
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Business services

  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets
  • Down duvet
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Heating
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Portable fan
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shampoo
  • Shower/bath combination
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee

More

  • Desk
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone

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Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 10:30 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
Guests must contact the property for check-in information
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of GBP 15 per pet, per stay
Service animals are welcome
Welcoming dogs only
Specific rooms only; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation
Food and water bowls are available

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 30.0 per night.

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: GBP 15 for adults and GBP 15 for children (approximately)
  • Pet fee: GBP 15 per pet, per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 30.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds and rollaway/extra beds
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section); guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Museum Inn Blandford Forum
The Museum Inn Hotel
The Museum Inn Blandford Forum
The Museum Inn Hotel Blandford Forum

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Overall score and ratings

4.7

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 54 out of 67 reviews
5 - Excellent 81%
Rating 4 - Good. 10 out of 67 reviews
4 - Good 15%
Rating 3 - Okay. 2 out of 67 reviews
3 - Okay 3%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 67 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 67 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.7/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.5/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.2/5

Eco-friendliness

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
The main pub was lovely & staff were brilliant. The accommodation outside the main building needs updating. The shower screen let the water through onto the floor, which we had to mop up. The toilet seat didn’t stay up, which was not convenient for a man. Also the hot tap cap kept falling off.
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2022

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Apr 2022

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Warm character pub with spacious rooms . Decent shower and Bath with plenty of hot water . Excellent food and cheerful staff
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2022

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great little bolt hole B&B
Lovely b&b/country pub. The room was very good, comfy and clean with some nice little details. The service was pretty good considering they were clearly very busy with a couple of large parties including a hen party (that didn’t disturb as they were in a private dining room). Dinner was nice (the scotch egg starter is a must) and the breakfast was one of the best I’ve had in a while (and better than The Pig). Would stay again.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2022

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2022