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Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, down duvet
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, down duvet

Guest reviews

4.8 out of 5 Exceptional
30 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Parking included
Pet Friendly
Restaurant
Breakfast Available
Business Services

Map

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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    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

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    • 1 Double Bed
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    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

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    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

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    • 1 King Bed
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About this area

Blandford Forum

Located in Blandford Forum, The Museum Inn is in a rural location. Wimborne Minster and Shaftesbury Abbey Museum and Garden are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Cranborne Chase and the West Wiltshire Downs and Dorset Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Larmer Tree Gardens and Wimborne Model Town are also worth visiting.

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Popular Location

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 - 21 min drive
  • Wardour Castle - 30 min drive

Getting around

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

Restaurants

  • The Museum Inn - 1 min walk
  • Cashmoor Inn - 5 min drive
  • King John Inn - 7 min drive
  • Anvil Inn - 9 min drive
  • Farquharson Arms - 10 min drive

About this property

The Museum Inn

4-star hotel with restaurant and bar/lounge
Along with a restaurant, this hotel has a bar/lounge and concierge services. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, free newspapers, tour/ticket assistance and a garden are on-site. All 8 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and room service. Comforts include Egyptian cotton sheets and down comforters, and guests will also find conveniences such as coffee makers and free tea bags/instant coffee.
The Museum Inn offers 8 forms of accommodation with complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets, down comforters 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.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • Electric car charging station

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

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in reception
  • No lifts

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

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  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Down comforter
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Heating
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Linens
  • Portable fan
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shampoo
  • Shower/bathtub 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

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM and 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
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property for check-in information

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of GBP 15 per pet, per stay
Dogs only
Specific rooms only; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation

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

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • 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

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

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Museum Inn and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Museum Inn offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Museum Inn cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is this property pet-friendly?
Yes, dogs are allowed at this property. There's a fee of GBP 15 per pet, per stay.
How much is parking at this property?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this property?
Check-in is from 3 PM to 10:30 PM.
What time is check-out at this hotel?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is The Museum Inn located?
Situated in a rural location, this hotel is 1.9 mi (3 km) from Larmer Tree Gardens and within 9 miles (15 km) of Cranborne Chase and the West Wiltshire Downs and Dorset Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Wimborne Minster and Ashley Wood Golf Club are also within 12 miles (20 km).

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for The Museum Inn

4.8
Exceptional
30 reviews
5 - Excellent
25
4 - Good
4
3 - Okay
0
2 - Mediocre
1
1 - Poor
0
4.8
Cleanliness
4.8
Service and Staff
4.6
Amenities
4.6
Property condition
5.0 out of 5 Excellent
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Great room, fantastic dinner and a super breakfast. Staff so helpful. Smart and yet relaxed atmosphere. What a find!

Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020
5.0 out of 5 Excellent
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020
5.0 out of 5 Excellent
  • Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

A traditional inn with great modern facilities with superb food and service. Our stay was extremely comfortable and at a good price.

Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020
4.0 out of 5 Good
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Reasonably good double bedroom in Stables. Amiable staff. Nice atmosphere.

Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020
4.0 out of 5 Good
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020
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